"Unpopularity is the Least of My Worries": Captain R. W. Bates and Lieutenant E. M. Hemingway
Brief biography of Captain Bates, commanding officer of Hemingway’s World War I Red Cross unit. The author draws on letters, official correspondence, and diary entries to illuminate Bates’s personality and the reasons for the mutual dislike between Hemingway and the captain.
Bates, Stephen. “‘Unpopularity is the Least of My Worries’: Captain R. W. Bates and Lieutenant E. M. Hemingway.” Hemingway Review 29, no. 1 (Fall 2009): 47-60.