In a letter to a friend, a soldier from Elmira, NY, John Feister, gives his impression of life at a French seaport. He talks briefly about the historic buildings from the Napoleonic era, women and liquor, a prison camp and other things.
June 27 1918
New York State Archives. New York (State). Education Dept. Division of Archives and History. World War I veterans' service data and photographs, 1917-1938. Series A0412-78, Box 4, Folder 17.
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