Postmarked: 10:45 am 22 Feb 1940 Aldershot, Hants
It was strictly a private affair in my honour, being a pal of Sir Derick at school.
I am happy about the hole thing. Now about school. I graduated with a Distinguish and my promotion to Colonel will be here very shortly.
My Brigadier asked me this afternoon to take command of my battalion; that I will do soon.
Feb 21 am 9:00
I was forgetting about last night. Miss Megan Lloyd George the Member of Parliament also signed my autograph book. I now have quite a few signatures of real great people in it.
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Welcome! This site posts the Second World War letters of Brigadier Edmond Blais to his wife Laurette. One letter will be posted every day, in chronological order. The letters begin with then-Major Blais' Atlantic crossing in December, 1939.
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