Finally home!

| August 10, 2012

Fini la guerre “No more war” MESS ACCOUNT First Aero Squadron 7/11/18 Joined Squadron 7/17/18 Initiation Fee—30.00 Mess for July—110.00 with rations deducted from 7/22 8/1/18 Mess—August rations—140.00 8/31/18 Mess—September rations—150.00 9/5/18 Mess—rations for 10 days—additional 50.00 10/6/18 Mess—October—200.00 11/2/18 Mess—November—200.00 11/24/18 Mess—November rations for 9 days extra—50.00 12/2/18 Mess—December—200.00 Checks $100.00 4161 2/10/19 $200.00 […]

February 25-18, 1919

| July 20, 2012

**Journal** February 25, 1919 Rec’d my orders this AM to go aboard the S.S. Thurlow. Came aboard at 2:30. Expect to sail tomorrow. Small boat, 300 feet long. We’re carrying back DHAs. Not very agreeable quarters but am glad to get anything. Two captains are going also. **Journal** February 26, 1919 Sailed at noon. Spent […]

Decemner 17, 1918

| May 2, 2012

Letter No. 30 Trier, Germany, December 17, 1918 Dear Folks, We have had a man out in a machine scouting for our mail for the last week. Today he came back successful, having located three sacks of it. Out of the lot I gathered in eleven, and I’ll guarantee no other eleven were more welcome. […]