Transcription of the above fraternal letter:
Dec 15 1917
Capt William Bartlett & Family
At a meeting of the Royal Scarlett Chapter of the L.O.A held last night it was unanimously decided to
tender to you our deepest sympathy on the loss of your son Capt. Rupert Bartlett who lost his life that we
may retain our liberty.
Signed on behalf of the chapter
Courtesy of the Bartlett Family.