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Box 6542


Contains 1 Collection or Record:

Letters, 1910 - 1927

 Item — Box: 6542
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection relates to Doherty’s service during World War One. Of especial interest to historians and students of the Great War are more than sixty letters written to his parents between July 1917 and March 1919, describing his activities and experiences. His service on the fighting front in northwest France and southern Belgium encompassed the great German offensives of March-June 1918, and the subsequent Allied advance which culminated with German acceptance of the armistice terms in...
Dates: 1910 - 1927