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August 31, 1918

A.-L.-D. Saturday [Aubigny] Went to railhead about 9.30. Got back at 1.30. Read in afternoon. Went to Hermaville at night. Big Canadian mail today but none for me. Advertisements

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August 30, 1918

A. L-D. Friday [Aubigny] Went to train about 9 o’clock. Got back about 12.30. Read and slept in afternoon. Got a parcel of papers and a letter from Mrs. Woodrow. Played cards at night.

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August 29, 1918

Agnez Les Duisans Thursday [Aubigny] Left for railhead about 8.30. Train not in till about 1 o’clock as 2nd took our train and we took theirs. Got back to camp about 3 o’clock. Went downtown at night. Wrote a letter … Continue reading

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August 28, 1918

Agnez Les Duisans Wednesday [Aubigny] Left here about 8.30. Went to railhead. Train not in till nearly two o’clock. Got back about five. Rainy today. No mail. Still at Aubigny. Played cards at night. Left camp about 9 o’clock, went to … Continue reading

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August 27, 1918

Frevin Capelle Tuesday [Aubigny] Got through at rail head about 11.30. Had to walk to camp. Had dinner then went to Walruns [?] for oils. Got back about 6.30. Played cards in evening.

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August 26, 1918

Frevin Capelle Monday [Aubigny] Left Aubigny about 8.30. Got back about 11.30. Loaded at Frevin Capelle. Played card afternoon & evening. Some rain today. Mr. Reid left us in afternoon.

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August 25, 1918

Amiens Sunday [Aubigny] Got up at 5.30, packed up, left Boves for Amiens. Unloaded train and left Amiens at 11.20. Came by way of Canaples & Doullens, Avesnes-le-Compte to Aubigny. Loading at Frevin-Capelle tomorrow. Put up tents and went to bed. Had … Continue reading

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August 24, 1918

Saturday [Boves] Loaded at Amiens again today. Got home about [blank]. Word of moving this afternoon. All packed up ready to move. Word of move in the morning. Played cards at night.

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August 23, 1918

Amiens Friday [Boves] Loaded at Amiens today. Got home about noon. No word of move yet. Played cards in afternoon & evening. Hot during the day but cool in the evening. All packed up, ready to move.

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August 22, 1918

Thursday [Boves] Loaded from dump again today. Got back at 2 o’clock. Played cards in afternoon. Very hot today. Fritz over at night. Got two more letters today. Word of a move tonight. Band concert tonight.

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