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Lt LaBoiteaux on the RMS Adriatic

Lieutenant Andrew J. LaBoiteaux boarded the RMS Adriatic on October 6, 1918. During the 12-day crossing, LaBoiteaux took advantage of the meals offered, noting in his scrapbook, “Mess wasn’t so very bad going over.”  LaBoiteaux arrived in England on October 17, 1918, sending a quick postcard to his mother back home in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Lieutenant Andrew J. LaBoiteaux boarded the RMS Adriatic on October 6, 1918. During the 12-day crossing, LaBoiteaux took advantage of the meals offered, noting in his scrapbook, “Mess wasn’t so very bad going over.” LaBoiteaux arrived in England on October 17, 1918, sending a quick postcard to his mother back home in Cincinnati, Ohio.

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Lieutenant Andrew J. LaBoiteaux boarded the RMS Adriatic on October 6, 1918.  During the 12-day crossing, LaBoiteaux took advantage of the meals offered, noting in his scrapbook, “Mess wasn’t so very bad going over.”  LaBoiteaux arrived in England on October 17, 1918, sending a quick postcard to his mother back home in Cincinnati, Ohio.

 

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