No More Witnesses

Tyler Wells Lynch
Jul 30, 2014 · 10 min read

The World War I Journal Passed Down From My Great-Grandfather

by Tyler Wells Lynch


“This was the journal kept by your great-grandfather during World War I.”

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My great-grandfather’s war journal

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Captain Raymond Earl Hill

“I’m the only man in the history of the United States Army who went directly from Brest to Athol.”

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Cap with his son (my grandfather), John.
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Cap with his wife Sybil


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