Letter home to Papa from P. Holcomb Jr
Writing just to check in. Mentions hearing from his Canadian roommate that during the last allied counter attack, German gunners had been found chained with their machine guns to trees. Talks about playing his first game of tennis in France. Also describes little shops in France that you can go into and listen to music. Talks about a bell tower and draws a diagram at the bottom of the page, showing how it is operated by foot. Comes with envelope.
|Date||August 16, 1918|
Holcomb, Philo Jr.
World War I
|Scale||1 inch = 10 miles|