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More than one general has redeemed faulty dispositions and won fame by a suitably glorious death.-- James Lawton Stokesbury
Long Range Shelling5531 Reads
July 18th 1918 Dear Mother, Well there has been great activity in the line of warfare since my last letter. I never realized before that destruction of material things as well as human life could possibly occur in a few hours. Just a few days ago we witnessed the greatest artillery fire, and also its effect, since the war began.
The work done in the section in which we were located in the winter and early spring was child's play compared to the works at present. But it is full of excitement and therefore we like it.
Note: letter by Corp. Roy Bainbridge, 117 Am. Train Co C.
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