MB, Portage la Prarie

  • William J. Kehler also served at the hospital in Portage la Prairie. His first impression was similar to Henry Funk's.

  • Henry Funk served in three medical facilities during the war.

  • Not all the conscientious objectors were interested in forestry work. Many felt that they had the ability to be of service elsewhere.

  • W.I.

  • The most popular poem from the First World War is John McCrae's “In Flanders Fields.” The first two lines are “In Flanders fields the poppies blow

  • Peter A. Thiessen also spent time at Clear Lake. He remembers the names of a number of ministers.