February 1, 1919

| July 2, 2012

**Journal** February 1, 1919 Angers: Arrived here at 5 P.M. Big crowd, 200, leaving here tonight for Brest. They say if our records are complete we will go out tomorrow. Am afraid my qualification card will hold me up. Tours, France, February 1, 1919 Dear Folks, Have a few minutes here at the hotel before […]

January 31, 1919

| June 29, 2012

**Journal** January 31, 1919 Spent day here. Got pay and mileage checks. Went to Y.M.C.A. show this evening; saw “A Pair of Sixes” by an American Stock Co. Very good show. Going on to Angers in the A.M. Hearing all kinds of rumors about the place. Wrote home today. Tours, France, January 31, 1919 Dear […]

January 30, 1919

| June 27, 2012

Romorantin, France, January 30, 1919 Dear Folks: Well, we arrived here last night at 8:30, after two days of traveling. We went up to headquarters at once and sure enough there we found our orders to proceed to Angers for transportation to the States, and we also found some long lost mail. I had eight […]

January 29-30, 1919

| June 25, 2012

**Journal** January 29, 1919 Romorantin: Arrived in Paris at 10 A.M. Left there at 2:30 and arrived here at 8 P.M. Found orders to go to Angers and also eight letters. Gee, they looked good. Last one was December 18. Lot were missing. Leaving here tomorrow at 2 P.M. **Journal** January 30, 1919 Tours: Left […]

January 28, 1919

| June 22, 2012

Nice, France, January 28, 1919 Dear Folks, Just another note from down here before we go back tomorrow. We are “resting up” today, after our last six days of sightseeing, in the Officers’ Club; and as the writing room looked so tempting, here I am. As I wrote a few days ago, Lt. Wise and […]

January 23, 1919

| June 15, 2012

**Journal** January 23, 1919 Spent a very pleasant day about Nice. Like a summer day! The sun was hot. Walked along the shore with the crowd. Going out to Monte Carlo and Menton tomorrow in a machine. This is a great wintering resort. Many English here. Wrote letter home. Atlantic Hotel, Nice, January 23, 1919 […]

January 16, 1919

| June 8, 2012

Romorantin, France, January 16, 1919 Dear Folks: Well, tomorrow morning Lt. John Wise and myself start out to see southern sunny France, the place we have heard so much about. I suppose when we get there the “natives” will tell us the chilly weather, or cloudy sky, is very unusual for this time of year. […]

January 10-13, 1919

| June 1, 2012

  **Journal** January 10, 1919 Blois: Arrived here at 9:30 this P.M. Staying at a Y.M.C.A. hotel. Will catch a 6:30 train in the morning for Romorantin. Cold here. Place looks familiar. Big chocolate factory running again. Smells good! **Journal** January 11, 1919 Romorantin: Arrived here at 11 A.M. Came out to the camp 2 […]

January 9, 1919

| May 30, 2012

Tours, France, January 9, 1919 Thursday, 7:45 P.M. Dear Folks: Rainy. Well, I’m on my way home now! The conference was finished at noon today, having run for three and a half days. It was a busy time for all of us, as it started at 9 A.M. and wrangled along until 6:30 in the […]

January 5, 1919

| May 25, 2012

Tours, France, January 5, 1919 Sunday, 10 A.M. Dear Ma: Birthday Greetings! I wish I could be home with you all today, but guess we will have to wait a couple of months longer. This morning when I woke up, which was not until 8:30, the sun was streaming into my room like a summer’s […]