George Crabbe wounded in WW1

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George Crabbe wounded in WW1 - BERLIN NEXT STOP, SAYS DETROIT YANK "We Don't...
BERLIN NEXT STOP, SAYS DETROIT YANK "We Don't Bother to Shoot;; We Just Bayonet Them," Writes Christy PHses. Lieut. G. S. Crabbe, Wounded, Pays Tribute to Bravery of National Guard. "We - have the Germans on. the run. When we got near thorn they rush toward us shaking and calling calling kamerad.v We don't bother to shoot-them; shoot-them; shoot-them; we just bayonet them. Our next stop is Rerlin-" Rerlin-" Rerlin-" That Is part of what Christy PHses, PHses, formerly of 60 Parle boulevard, says in a letter to his friend, Xick LIrurs. 172 Park boulevard. He udds they have the best of food, plenty of clothing and the best of care, and concludes with "we get nice Vine her and we aro buying some." IJcnt. Crabbe Wounded. Pitses was prominent In Detroit's Greek colony beforo he went to Custer last September. He Is a member of Company A. Twenty-fourth Twenty-fourth Twenty-fourth engineers. Michigan friends of Lleutenaiit George S. Crabbe, probably as wetl fr A. XX) JL OJNJf known In military and cIvlllu clrA" cles as nny of the Wolverines BOr over seas, will regret to learn that lie -os. -os. severely wounded at Chaw teau Thierry July 3. and that 'ill. .o .... kuuidi in , Daso nospitai .in V runce. where hois rapidly recovering. recovering. - Guards Bravery Shown. Lieutenant Crabbe was In oonw. ? mand or Company I. one Hundred and Twcnty-nttli Twcnty-nttli Twcnty-nttli 'infantry, when -wounded. -wounded. ..-and ..-and ..-and while ho modestly disclaims, tiny glory for himself he-,.-Fi?f he-,.-Fi?f he-,.-Fi?f he-,.-Fi?f he-,.-Fi?f .,h os're"' I" craphaslzins:'- craphaslzins:'- otaltr;,o6Jtrok l, moy b0 ,., ,?,,sl9.t,'" '"""" of company' i; ' 5fls. col"l'u"- col"l'u"- entered most ir.ilfnntly into the recent drive here, m which the -isatlonal' -isatlonal' Uuord of Mlchlb'un and Wisconsin so signally' signally' dlstlnsulslied Itself. No cltlkcn of either stale has reason to feel other than proud of tuelr National Guard regiments." NEW DRAFT CAUSES RUSH TO GET MARRIED Announcement of the new 18-45 18-45 18-45 draft limit Is having. an effect on the marriage market somewhat similar similar to. that which. followed the first draft order last ydhr, according to License Clerk Joseph W. Pilarskl. Eleven licenses were Issued Saturday Saturday to men between is and 21. and 3H to men between ,13 and 45 in the last two weeks half a dozen or more divorced couples, have reniar-Lrled. reniar-Lrled. reniar-Lrled.

Clipped from Detroit Free Press08 Sep 1918, SunPage 10

Detroit Free Press (Detroit, Michigan)08 Sep 1918, SunPage 10
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