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Letter from R.M. Jones to Laurence L. Doggett, ca. Jan. 15, 1916

By Roland M. Jones


A letter from R.M. (Roland Moore) Jones to Laurence L. Doggett, ca. Jan. 15, 1916. In the letter, Jones thanks Doggett for coming to an arrangement for his loan and says that he will be leaving for France in the morning.Roland Moore Jones graduated from the secretarial program at Springfield College in 1916. He immediately enlisted in the Canadian army medical corps and was killed-in-action at Vimy ridge on October 10, 1917.The date given on the letter is not entirely clear as it seems that the 6 in 1916 was scrawled over by what looks like a 7

Topics: International Young Men's Christian Association College; Springfield College; World War, 1914-1918; Springfield College--Presidents; Springfield College--Alumni and alumnae;, Doggett, L. L. (Laurence Locke), 1864-1957; Jones, Roland M.;, Correspondence;
Publisher: Springfield College;
Year: 1916
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