January 19, 1917

Friday [Folkestone]

On QMS parade this morning. On fatigue this aftermoon. Writing some letters home tonight. Very cold again today.

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3 Responses to January 19, 1917

  1. Christine says:

    O/Q S M/N S I think. Most likely OSNS or QSNS. But I’ve no idea what any of those could stand for!

  2. I’ve found a reference to the acronym QMS (I think that the middle part is “M”, not “SN” — see the periods after the Q and M) in the Wikipedia entry for Quartermaster Sergeant, I’m going with that.

  3. Christine says:

    Good catch. I looked at the image full size and agree with you.

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