Monthly Archives: January 2011

January 31, 1917

Wednesday [Folkestone] On parade for morning. On fatigue afternoon. Got off early. Wrote letters. Got 10 letters from Canada.

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January 30, 1917

Tuesday [Folkestone] On parade all day. Got off early. Stayed in barracks at night. [“S.O.S.” in sidebar]

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January 29, 1917

Monday [Folkestone] On QMS parade. Got paid. Went to Folkestone at night. Had snaps taken.

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January 28, 1917

Sunday [Folkestone] Went to R.C. church, got back about 10 o’clock. Went to YMCA till noon. Stayed around barracks after noon.

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January 27, 1917

Saturday [Folkestone] On officers mess fatigue till noon. Had holiday afternoon. Stayed around camp.

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January 26, 1917

Friday [Folkestone] On QMS parade till noon, then drill till 3.30. Had haircut tonight. Went to bed early.

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January 25, 1917

Thursday [Folkestone] On fatigue today. Got off early. Still cold. Got letter from Ireland. Stayed in at night.

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January 24, 1917

Wednesday [Folkestone] On drill today. Still very cold. Got box from home. Received some letters & wrote some.

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January 23, 1917

Tuesday [Folkestone] On drill today. Very cold weather. Some snow but soon melted. Wrote letteres.

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January 22, 1917

Monday [Folkestone] On drill all day. Very cold. Went to the village.

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