Témoignages d'anciens combattants:
Jay Batiste Moyer

Armée

  • Jay Batiste Moyer served with the Western Ontario Regiment during the First World War. He started writing this letter on April 6, 1917, three days before he was killed. Some of his writing was censored.

    Jay Batiste Moyer served with the Western Ontario Regiment during the First World War. He started writing this letter on April 6, 1917, three days before he was killed. Some of his writing was censored.
  • On this second page of Jay Moyer's letter, he talked about one of their best officers who was killed in the latest trip out of the trenches. He wrote that the men in his battalion were feeling very sad about it.

    On this second page of Jay Moyer's letter, he talked about one of their best officers who was killed in the latest trip out of the trenches. He wrote that the men in his battalion were feeling very sad about it.
  • On the third page, Jay Moyer shared his feelings of being fortunate in the latest action. He came back to his trench unharmed but his clothes were badly torn by barbed wired. Collection courtesy of Mr. Moyer's nephew, Jay Moyer.

    On the third page, Jay Moyer shared his feelings of being fortunate in the latest action. He came back to his trench unharmed but his clothes were badly torn by barbed wired. Collection courtesy of Mr. Moyer's nephew, Jay Moyer.
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