Monthly Archives: April 2013

April 30, 1919

S.S. Baltic Wednesday Had breakfast about 8 o’clock. Went on deck till noon. After dinner had pay parade and read till suppertime. Lost sight of land at 4.30. Pulled up minesweepers at 5.30. Played cards in evening. Getting quite rough … Continue reading

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April 29, 1919

S.S. Baltic Tuesday Had supper at 1 o’clock. Paraded at 2 o’clock. Left about 3 o’clock. Left Liphook at 4 am. Got into Liverpool at 1.30. Got on boat at 3 o’clock. Wrote a card to Hannah. Berth Sec. A. … Continue reading

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April 28, 1919

Bramshott Rumors of E of B going down Monday No parades this morning. Wrote a letter to Mabel & sent registered letter to Hannah. Got a letter from Mother. Went over to Tin Town and bought a few things. Also … Continue reading

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April 27, 1919

Bramshott Sunday No parades today till 2 o’clock. Read all the morning and wrote a letter after dinner to Mabel. Called out again for draft. No more parades today. Raining most of the day & some snow. Cleared up at … Continue reading

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April 26, 1919

Bramshott Saturday Went on parade at 8 o’clock. Name called out for to go the Baltic on the 29th. No more parades today. After dinner went for a bath. After supper went to cinema and had supper at Cath. [Catholic] … Continue reading

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April 25, 1919

Bramshott Friday Went on parade at 8 o’clock and again at nine but nothing doing. Another draft picked but it was a western [?] one. Went over through tin town for a walk. Went on parade again at 2 o’clock … Continue reading

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April 24, 1919

Bramshott Thursday Paraded at 8 o’clock but nothing doing  for me. Went for a walk in moring. Came back, sent some more cards home & a letter to Hannah. After dinner slept & read till supper time. After supper went … Continue reading

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April 23, 1919

Bramshott Wednesday Went on parade at 8 o’clock. After parade wrote some letters and read till noon. Went for a walk after dinner. Got a letter from Mother and one from Hannah this afternoon. Draft paraded at 5 o’clock and … Continue reading

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April 22, 1919

Bramshott Monday Went on parade at 8 o’clock but nothing doing. Read till dinner time. After dinner went to cinema and baseball match. After supper went up through Tin Town and down to concert at Y.M.C.A. Very good. Bright & … Continue reading

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April 21, 1919

Bramshott Monday Went on parade at 8 o’clock but nothing doing for me. Sat around the fire till noon. After dinner wrote a letter to Cynthia and then slept till supper time. Went to Garrison Theatre to “The Blindness of … Continue reading

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