START A PETITION37,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Ancient Egyptian Soldier's Letter Home Deciphered

Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 958 days ago -
A newly deciphered letter home dating back around 1,800 years reveals the pleas of a young Egyptian soldier named Aurelius Polion who was serving, probably as a volunteer, in a Roman legion in Europe

Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.

Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)

Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story

Loading Noted By...Please Wait


Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.