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Letters from the First World War – Alfred Chater

At the end of last year, we introduced the story of Alfred Dougan Chater, a soldier of the London Regiment. Our first post featured the heartfelt letter that Alfred wrote to his sweetheart, Joyce, shortly before departing for France. We … Continue reading

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Letters from the First World War: End of 1914

In our previous blog post, we introduced the story of Alfred Dougan Chater, a soldier of the London Regiment who arrived on the Western Front in later October 1914. Here, we pick up his story and share another of his … Continue reading

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Letters from the First World War: End of 1914

During the First World War, letter writing was the main form of communication between soldiers and their loved ones, helping to ease the pain of separation. In this blog post, we will look at the story of Alfred Dougan Chater, … Continue reading

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