"Yours in Christian service"

Religion was extremely important in First World War Canada, and most families would have been delighted to receive a letter like this, indicating that Gunner Percy D. Wilson of Toronto had attended a church service convened by the YMCA and wanted "to become a more loyal follower of Christ."

letter from Capt. G.W. Fisher, YMCA, Shorncliffe, England, 17 December 1916

t.l.s., 20.2cm x 25.5cm
War, Memory and Popular Culture Archives - The University of Western Ontario - London, Ontario
First World War