Monthly Archives: March 2013

March 31, 1919

Bramshott Monday Got up at 7 o’clock, had breakfast, got cleaned up and paraded at 10 o’clock but it wasn’t for us as we had been att. [?] from the signallers to H.Q. at 2 o’clock. We moved to our … Continue reading

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March 30, 1919

England Sunday Arrived in the Bay [?] at Portland at 5.30am but did not land at Weymouth till after 9 o’clock. Had breakfast & left there at 11 o’clock.  Got into Milford (Witley Camp) about 4.30. Came on to Liphook (Bramshott … Continue reading

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March 29, 1919

Le Havre Saturday Got up about 8.30. Had breakfast at Y.M.C.A. Stayed there till noon. Had dinner. Had a parade at 2 o’clock. Got put into our groups for tonight. Had supper at 4 o’clock and went for a walk … Continue reading

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March 28, 1919

Le Havre Friday Got up at seven o’clock. Had breakfast and went on parade but was cancelled till one o’clock. Went to [???] and saw a game of hockey & baseball. Had dinner and had bath & change of clothes … Continue reading

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March 27, 1919

Harfleur, Le Havre Thursday Got into Harfleur at 8 o’clock. Stayed there for a little while. Got to Camp No. 2 Havre about 9 o’clock. Got put into billets. Went downtown at night. Got back about 9.30. Sent some cards. … Continue reading

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March 26, 1919

Somain, Tincques, St. Pol, Doullens, Abbeville Wednesday Got into Somain about 8 o’clock. Had breakfast and left again. Got into Tincques about noon. Had dinner there. Left about 1.30. Stopped at St. Pol a little while. Got into Doullens about … Continue reading

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March 25, 1919

Huy, Namus, Charleroi, Mons, Quéant, Somain Left Huy Tuesday Left Huy at 9.30. Got into Charleroi at 3 o’clock. Had dinner and left at 4 o’clock. Got into Mons at midnight. Left in about an hours time. Had supper there. Had … Continue reading

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March 24, 1919

Huy Monday No train today. Wrote letters in forenoon. Went to Rue D’Italie after dinner. Had supper there. Left there about 10.30. Got packed up and got to bed about one o’clock. No mail today. Quite a lot of rain … Continue reading

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March 23, 1919

Huy Sunday No train today. Went up to Rue D’Italie for dinner. Came back about 4 o’clock. Had supper and went up again after supper. Got back about 11 o’clock. Got a letter from Mother and one from Cynthia today. … Continue reading

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March 22, 1919

Huy Saturday Went to train at 9.45. Finished at 11 o’clock. Had dinner. Wrote a couple of letters & sent some maps home. Went up to Rue D’Italie then went downtown a couple of times as the baby was sick. … Continue reading

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