January 12, 1017

Friday [Folkestone]

Went out to the ranges today as marker at the butts.

Wrote letters at night.

To bed early.

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8 Responses to January 12, 1017

  1. Christine says:

    Ok, some analysis of the missing word. He usually closes his “d”s, so I think that the first 3 letters are probably “Mac”, not “Mad”. I also think that this missing word is probably the same word in the entry for the 13th, at the end of the 1st line.

  2. Stuart Jones says:

    Is it “marker”? Thinking back to my army cadet days someone sat in the butts with a stick and pointed out where the bullet had hit the target for the benefit of the soldier who was firing.

  3. Christine says:

    That does work nicely!

    Sandy, would it be too much to ask for you to put a link back to the image of the diary page? Then when I need to see that page to see if I can figure out a missing word, I don’t have to scroll back day by day. Thx.

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