Monthly Archives: January 2011

January 21, 1917

Sunday [Folkestone] On guard all day. Very chilly weather. Lots of mumps & measles in camp. Wrote letters home. Advertisements

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January 20, 1917

Saturday [Folkestone] On fatigue this morning. Half holiday this afternoon. Got letters from home, wrote some also.

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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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January 18, 1917

Thursday [Folkestone] On drill today. Got more letters. Went downtown tonight. Got back early. Very cold today.

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January 17, 1917

Wednesday [Folkestone] On drill this morning. Had afternoon off. Got box from IOOF tonight & some letters. Was over to YMCA.

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January 16, 1917

Tuesday [Folkestone] On drill all day. Wrote letters at night. Stayed in barracks. Trying to snow outside, very dark & stormy.

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January 15, 1917

Monday [Folkestone] We were on drill all day. Wrote letters & stayed in barracks at night. Very cold outside & dark.

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January 14, 1917

Sunday [Folkestone] We all went to church today. Went for a long walk this afternoon. Wrote a lot of letters and got four from Canada.

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January 13, 1917

Saturday [Folkestone] Out on drill and route march today till noon. Wrote letters home. To YMCA at night. To bed early.

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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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