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Item ID# A967.052.018
Title Letter from Victor Tranter to mother
Object Name Letter
Dates of Creation April 4, 1914
Creator Tranter, William Victor
Description This item is the first of four letters in this collection written by William Victor Tranter while serving in the military with the Canadian Overseas Expeditionary Force during the First World War.

The letter is written in black ink and addressed to his mother. In it, he mentions Easter Sunday Service in a barn with 400 other men singing hymns to the mouth organ. He makes mention of Alex Scubby and Limpy Robertson, Pete Robertson's brother.

Finding Aid and Transcription Links TRANSCRIPTION of W. Victor Tranter Letters, A967.052
Collection Tranter family fonds
Physical Description 1 p.
Subjects First World War
Military life
People Robertson, Peter
Scubby, Alex
Tranter, Annie
Tranter, Victor (William Victor)
Place Southampton
Related Units of Description
Level of Description Item