October 10, 1917

Wednesday [Auchel]

Bright in morning. Rain at night. Home stove going in bivoux. [?] Got cigars (Mrs. A.P.) & letters.

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One Response to October 10, 1917

  1. Nigel Thomas says:

    Bivouac? see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bivouac_shelter. Possibly he’s taken an unfamiliar word and french-pluralised it (bivoux). Also abbreviated as bivvy (eg http://www.amazon.co.uk/bivvy).

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