Coleraine Museum

4th July 2019

Double folded page of handwritten letter in pencil from James to his father. James is in hospital, hurt side falling with box of ammunition

4th July 2019

One of 2 pages of handwritten letter in pencil from James to his father. Going back to ‘the line’ but not sure if rejoining old company – 39c

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter in purple pencil from James to his father. Mentions Georgina and John Young

4th July 2019

One of 3 pages of handwritten letter in pencil from James to his father – this one is a double page uncut along the top edge. Mentions John Young and …

4th July 2019

Handwritten letter in purple pencil from James to his father – “got here alright” [Finner Camp] – 2b

4th July 2019

One of 2 pages of handwritten letter from James to his father. In Grantham still – met 2 from old company. Mentions Willie Watt – in different camp

4th July 2019

one folded double page handwritten letter from James to his father. Did not get home for Easter as other troops being sent to France had to have leave… – 18c

4th July 2019

Cream addressed envelope with Londonderry PO stamp

4th July 2019

Folded double page of handwritten letter from James to his father. All leave suspended – confined to camp for 3 days – will not be home for 12th. – 31c

4th July 2019

Field Service Postcard from James to his father – 39g

4th July 2019

Folded double page of handwritten letter in pencil from James to his father. Leg getting better. Comments on war progress. Ginger Gault and Tommie McC… – 44c

4th July 2019

Folded double page of handwritten letter in pencil from James to sister Georgina [Georgie]. Transferring to Bray Convalescent Hospital – 51b