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May 10, 2013

Today would be Frank’s 121st birthday, a fitting date for the end of his journal and this blog. After he returned home to Picton, he married Cynthia in September 1920, worked as an auto mechanic, had three sons, and died … 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 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 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 20, 1919

Bramshott Easter Day [Sunday] Got up at seven o’clock. Had breakfast & went on parade at 8 o’clock. Read the papers till noon. After dinner wrote a couple of letters one to mother & one to Hannah. Also sent some … Continue reading

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April 18, 1919

London & travelling Good Friday Got up at eight o’clock. Had breakfast & got cleaned up. Went to Waterloo Station and checked our packs & found out the time of the trains. Everything shut up today, just like Sunday. Had … Continue reading

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April 10, 1919

Dublin Thursday Got up at 10.30. Had breakfast & got cleaned up. Went for a walk before dinner. Met Mr. Whitston. Went for a long walk. Had dinner at the Dolphin Hotel and went on up to Donnybrook. Went around … Continue reading

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April 6, 1919

Dublin Hannah’s B.D. [birthday] 22 Sunday Got up at 8.30. Looked around for a barbershop, couldn’t find one. Had breakfast & then shaved myself. Went to Donnybrook about 11.30. Went to football match at Pheonix [Phoenix] Park, Wexford vs Tipperary. 2-1 … Continue reading

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