Sept 3/15 Hello May, Got inoculated this a m in left arm, feel kind of stiff now, have 48 hours off now. Pretty hot here & having pretty fair time. Will write letter later. Norm Love to Mother and Edith
Regina Nov. 9 4.30 pm Dear Irish, Just leaving Regina, big crowd at station, some town, but very cold, everybody dressed in fur coats. Had a march at Moosejaw, miles and miles of prime country yet to go through. Will reach Winnipeg in morning. Having a good time & well. Will write in morning. So long, Norm Send me your dad's address next letter NE Bill is fine & writing also BN
Nov. 10/15 Just left Winnipeg 7.30 a.m. Dear Kit, Still going across the prairie, soon be in dear old Ontario. Had ½ an hour in Winnipeg. Snow & cold. Everybody happy & having jake time. I think we are bound for Halifax. Will write letter at next chance. Cheer up & write to my address in London soon. Hope you are O K Just had [?] ate too much. Heaps of love so long Norm We have 16 cars on our train
Heron Lake Ont. Nov 11/15 9.45 a.m. Dear Kit, Still flying across Ontario around Lake Superior, great scenery. Had march at Ft. Williams last night 10 p.m. Saw Australian cadets at Prt. Arthur Ont. last night. Only a couple of hundred miles from Toronto now. Will be in Ottawa Friday for a big parade. Will write a big letter 1st chance & tell you all. Bill is here & enjoying himself. Send me K. Letches address please. So long, Norm P.S. Hope you are well & OK don't forget...
Nov. 12/15 6.15 a.m. Dear Irish, Had a great time at Ottawa, letter coming later will be in Montreal at 8.30 p.m. Leave to-morrow on Messanbel for Dear Old England. Have a bet with fellow that I won't be sea sick. All well. Hope you are the same. So long, Norm Had a great reception in Ottawa. Some jog. Love N. E.
Camp Nov 23rd Hello Kit, In Dear Old England at last marched along this road at 2.30 a.m. arrived at Plymouth at 1.30 p.m. took train to Liphook 9 hour run. Big letter coming soon. Bill is doing fine also Yours Truly. Hope you are well & everything OK. I expect a letter any day now. Will tell you everything in letter. Cheer up. So long Norm Same address until further notice. N.E.
Bellevue House Sutton Dublin Xmas day 1915 Hello May, having a great time, have seen many a funny & new scene. Saw lots of these rig out in Dublin yesterday. Very happy here, everybody so kind to me, couldn't be better, hate to go back to camp to-morrow night. So long, Norm
London Dec. 27/ Dear Kit, just going to bed, feel tired after long journey & I have been walking about London all this p.m. Trafalgar Square, just looked like this to-day. I was also in Piccadilly, my Irish Molly oh! The Royal family were dining out to-day so I didn't stop for my pink tea. I am sending a little box to you, just a little Xmas present from Dear Ould [?]. So long dear girl Norm
Camp Mar 24/16 Dear Mugsey, Just a line Kit to let you know that Bill & I are going up to London for the weekend and won't be able to write a letter until Monday or Tuesday, so don't worry. Three big letters came OK this week. Hope you are all well by this time dear, keep yourself well clothed and your feet dry. I'll make my next letter a whopper, so cheer up, got cake from our Aunts. So long & Love Norm
Camp Mar. 30/16 Dear Kit: - Your little parcel received OK last night, thank you very much Kid, I'll write a big letter on Sunday. This is a picture of Petticoat Lane, where we were on Sunday, it is sure some place (just inside the outskirts) (did you get me steve?) I haven't had any mail from you this week yet, I hope it comes tomorrow. I am well and having a good time, won't you have a chew of spearmint. I hope you are OK Well so long Dear Yours as B4 Norm
Camp April 14 Hello Kit, Just a line I can't get a pass for this weekend, but maybe next week. We are out for night work to-night. Wrote a letter to Lil & Aunty to-day. Your two letters came OK, thanks kid. I'll write a big letter on Sunday. I am well, our draft hasn't left yet. Heaps of love from Norm
Camp April 14 Dear Mother, just a line, what do you think of this picture? Our draft hasn't gone yet, they are still awaiting orders. We are going out on night work to-night. I will write a big letter on Sunday. I am well, wrote a letter to Lil & Aunty to-night. So long, Norm
Camp, Good Friday, April 21/16 Dear Mother, just a line. We are going down to Portmouth for the weekend and I won't write until Monday or Tuesday. This is a lovely day, we had church this a.m. We are going down to Haslemers this p.m. to get a square meal and some Hot Cross Buns. Another draft left for France yesterday from our battalion. I hope all are well & happy. Will write a big letter so cheer up. Norm
Camp, April 28/16 Dear Irish:- Here I be once more altogether. Bill & I are going up to London to-morrow, I will write when I come back, so cheer up. Gee they sure are having a gay time in Dublin. I hope our Aunts are OK. We are having great weather. So long kid - Norm
 Camp May 1st I had a jake time in London yesterday. We are having great weather now, nearly wasted in London. Three big letters from you today dearie. We are having night work to-night so I can't write until to-morrow or next day. I'll go to the p.o. & post this now. I will chew some of that spearmint. I am trying to make these card take a letter place until I write So long Dear Norm P.S. just wait until the boy come home, eh Muggy
Camp May 1st Dear Mother, I had a swell time in London, we are having simply grand weather, just like summer. We are having night work to-night so I can't write a letter, but I will write a great big one on Tuesday or Wednesday, so cheer up. Your letters came OK today. We are both well So long, Norm
Camp May 10 Dear Mother, How are you to-night? We have been out at the ranges all day, I met an old friend to-night, Gordon Moore, he is in the 72nd. I hope you are all o.k. Your letter came to-day. I'll write Sunday. We got caught in a big rain storm yesterday and got soak to the skin. The Aunts in Ireland are O.K. Well so long Norm
Hastings June 26 Hello May, when are you coming over? I am having a great time moving around, don't know how long I will be here my arm is still stiff at elbow & a little weak. I'll give you all the news in my letter to-morrow. Love from Norm
 Sunday, July 9/16 7 a.m. Hello Irish, just got up, having a fine time down here. Swell beaches & promenade, going in twice to-day. I got your song yesterday, will send it next week. This is a swell city, lots of chicken on the beach, saw some jake sight yesterday. Bill & Jack are fine. Will take a dive for you to-day, some good feeds here. Heaps of love, So long Norm
 Camp July 20/ Dear Kit, just a line, I received your three dandy letters yesterday, glad you arrived in Vancouver o.k. Just please yourself about how long you stay at Coombs. I sent the music yesterday, I hope it gets there alright. My letter may all be [?] to you now, I don't know for [?] you are well & having a [?]. Give Jessie & men [?] o.k. So long & heaps of love Norm
White Hill Camp July 26/ Dear Mother, here I am out at the snipers camp for a week, we live in tents, get a lot of shooting. I may go for a week-end this Saturday I don't know yet. I am to be on picquet duty all night to-night. Good night, Norm PS - Have just come home from a nice swim in a pond [?]
Camp July 29 Dear Kit, We are going on a weekend in Brighton, will write on Monday, we are having very hot weather here right now. I'm hoping you are well, receive your letter from Seattle, also one from Ella. Well so long kid Love from Norm