Monthly Archives: May 2011

May 31, 1917

Thursday [Le Havre] Still on fatigue at ordnance. Bright & hot. Quite tired. Went to pictures in Sgt’s mess all day. No letters.

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May 30, 1917

Wednesday [Le Havre] On fatigue in town. Bright & very warm. In Sgt’s mess all day. Had good meals but very tired. No letters.

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May 29, 1917

Tuesday [Le Havre] Still on fatigue in town.Bright but cool. Warmer near night. No letters yet. On 12″ [???]. Tired. Went to pictures.

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May 28, 1917

Monday [Le Havre] On fatigue at ordnance. Rained all day and all night. No letters this week. Wrote letter home.

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May 27, 1917

Sunday [Le Havre] On town fatigue till noon. Had afternoon off. Rain in afternoon & quite cool. Very warm in forenoon [?]. Wrote letter.

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May 26, 1917

Saturday [Le Havre] On ordnance fatigue all day. Very hot & dry. Very tired tonight, went to bed early.

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May 25, 1917

Friday [Le Havre] Worked till noon. On pass till 9.30. Very hot & dry. Wrote a letter.

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May 24, 1917

Thursday [Le Havre] Can[adian] holiday but marched all day. Very warm & dry. Wrote letters. Sent my watch home.

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May 23, 1917

Wednesday [Le Havre] Bright & warm. On parade and then on garden fatigue. Went to pictures. Wrote letters. Draft went away tonight.

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May 22, 1917

Tuesday [Le Havre] Bright & warm. On garden fatigue. Went to pictures at night. N.Z. Clement arrested for assault.

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