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Catalog Number 2017.14.001
Title WWI Letter from Sergeant John Lutton, 198th Bn, CEF
Scope & Content One envelope with censor stamp and a 12 page handwritten letter from Sergeant John Lutton, 198th Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force, sent 25 May 1917 to Miss Annie Deyell, 236 Jarvis St, Toronto.
Language of Material English
Creator Lutton, John
Archival History Donated to us by Doug Wilson of East Kingston, Nova Scotia. He was a stamp collector and acquired the cover and contents form a stamp dealer in Amherst, NS about 20 years ago (c. 1997.)
Condition Excellent
Condition Notes Paper may have yellowed some what but otherwise in excellent.
Search Terms 198th Battalion
Letters
World War, 1914-1918
People Lutton, John
Deyell, Annie
Event World War, 1914-1918
Credit line Donated by Doug Wilson
Dates of Creation 25 May 1917