In Happy Memory, his Letters from France and Flanders October 1914 – August 1915
BARNETT, Denis Oliver
Category: First World War
No Place. Privately Printed. ..
Privately printed; 8vo; original cloth. One of 150 copies. Denis Oliver Bartlett enlisted in the Artists' Rifles in August 1914 and by October he was in France. His own letters tell the story "of what work he found to his hand and how he bore himself in that new world." He soon received a commission and became 2nd lieutenant in the 2nd Battalion of the Leinster Regiment in January 1915 and by June 1915, he had been promoted to lieutenant. He is buried in Poperinghe New Military Cemetery in Belgium. Very good hallf-title browned, spine slightly rubbed.