Welcoming Returning Soliders

June 3, 2021

Title: Welcome Returning Soldiers Date: January 9, 1919 Location: Boston, Massachusetts (Original document available here) To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives. In order that Massachusetts may properly welcome her returning soldiers, it is necessary that some appropriation be made in advance of the general budget. There is nothing that the Commonwealth can do which will exceed […]

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Communication on Proper Care of Returning Soldiers

June 3, 2021

Title: Communication on Proper Care of Returning Soldiers Date: March 25, 1919 Location: Boston, Massachusetts (Original document available here) Adjutant-General Jesse F. Stevens, State House, Boston My Dear Colonel Stevens: — The Twenty-sixth Division, containing probably the largest number of men to be demobilized in this Commonwealth at one time, will soon be back with us in Massachusetts. […]

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Statement Relative to Assisting Discharged Soldiers, Sailors and Marines in Securing Employment

May 24, 2021

Title: Statement Relative to Assisting Discharged Soldiers, Sailors and Marines in Securing Employment Date: February 5, 1919 Location: Boston, Massachusetts  (Original document available here) To Employers of Labor in Massachusetts. The return to industry of the men who have been in the military and naval service of the United States is a matter of immediate concern to the […]

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