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15 February 1918

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  • Harry and Mary Barnes of McLachlan Street receive a letter from Mrs Agostini of Port of Spain in Trinidad informing them that their son Eric spent two “very pleasant” days in port there, where he and his comrades “were given a heaty welcome, especially by the ladies of the town, who distributed to them cigarettes, fruit, refreshments etc”. Women and the War
  • Ben Chapman of Spring Hill describes the death of his cousin Alfred in the Battle of Beersheba. Soldier’s Letter