Postcard on leaving for England
Wednesday, May 16, 1917
Transcribed by: Anne Hales
This is a pre-formatted message postcard. It was postmarked Ottawa, May 16 – card is pre stamped with sections for John to fill in (underlined)
SOMEWHERE ON THE EAST COAST
I arrived here safely, and feel none the worse after the train journey.
I am anticipating a pleasurable sea voyage and will send another post card on arrival at destination.
Kindly note the mailing address.
Address: (Name and Rank)… Corp. J. Cushnie
Signal Section 153rd Ba.
Canadian Expeditionary Force
This is part of the John Cushnie Collection. This is a collection of approximatly 98 letters from 1916 to 1918, and a diary with 220 entries from 1918. These letters and diary entries, were very gratiously provided by Anne Hales.