CPR Telegraph Ledger - Supplies, Casualties and Personal Communications

Supplies, Casualties and Personal Communications 

The telegrams in the ledger book convey much more than battle descriptions.

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There are numerous examples of supply requests and troop movements:


There are also numerous examples of casualty lists and descriptions:


There are examples of personal communications, including telegrams between Major-General Frederick Middleton and his wife:


These telegrams provide a well-rounded view of the Canadian forces’ experience during the North-West Resistance.


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