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TITLE
Cameron of Lochiel to Lady Hermione Cameron, 27 September 1914 (3 of x)
EXTERNAL ID
GB232_CL_B_LETTER_019C
DATE OF IMAGE
27 September 1914
PERIOD
1910s
SOURCE
Lochaber Archive Centre
ASSET ID
700
KEYWORDS
First World War
World War I
World War One
Cameron of Lochiel to Lady Hermione Cameron, 27 September 1914 (3 of x)

This letter was written by Donald Walter Cameron of Lochiel at Maida Barracks, Aldershot, to Lady Hermione Cameron at Buchanan Castle, Drymen on 27 September 1914. The following is a transcript of the parts of the letter which relate to the war:

... they both chaffed me about officers.

I have got a horrid cold & no-one to give cynamon.

I think I told you how beastly I was to Drew my adjutant in not letting him go out [to the Front] after I had told him I would not stand in his way. But I have to think of the Battalion. I am a brute I know it but I think Drew has forgiven me.

...There was a young L/Cpl Cameron e to see me this afternoon, He was offered a Commission but...

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Cameron of Lochiel to Lady Hermione Cameron, 27 September 1914 (3 of x)

1910s

First World War; World War I; World War One

Lochaber Archive Centre

The World War One Letters of Colonel Donald Cameron of Lochiel

This letter was written by Donald Walter Cameron of Lochiel at Maida Barracks, Aldershot, to Lady Hermione Cameron at Buchanan Castle, Drymen on 27 September 1914. The following is a transcript of the parts of the letter which relate to the war:<br /> <br /> ... they both chaffed me about officers.<br /> <br /> I have got a horrid cold & no-one to give cynamon.<br /> <br /> I think I told you how beastly I was to Drew my adjutant in not letting him go out [to the Front] after I had told him I would not stand in his way. But I have to think of the Battalion. I am a brute I know it but I think Drew has forgiven me.<br /> <br /> ...There was a young L/Cpl Cameron e to see me this afternoon, He was offered a Commission but...