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====1917.====
January 30.   Tuesday


1917.

Tues. Jan30. arrived at the Le Havre, 7am. very cold.

plenty of snow about, plenty of ice on Deck; landed

and marched to Rest Camp. tent alloted to us.

I went to town, with other officers. by tram. Had

a wander around & some breakfast. Had lunch

at "Tortonis" went to "Le Salon de Billiards"

with Coulman, Lackton, met Cuttle & others.

dined at "Cafe Moderne'. dinner £100 for 7 of us.

All slept @ "Hotel de Jardin a Hiver" very funny.

Noted lots of Bosch prisoners en route for docks.


January 31st. Wednesday.

Got up 9am Breakfast at small pastry cook's

in "Boulevard de Strasbourg" & returned to

camp. Went to Officers Club in afternoon

had tea & dined there. Went to Tortonis for

awhile and went to "Grand. Theatre de Havre

went afterwards to Hotel Pretty & slept 8 hours

in a luxurious room.


February 1st. Thursday.

Got up 8am. returned to camp, arriving 10am

censored letters before lunch. wandered around

town with Lackton Had nice time

Slept at "Hotel de Strasbourg".

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====1917.====
January 30.   Tuesday


1917.

Tues. Jan30. arrived at the Le Havre, 7am. very cold.

plenty of snow about, plenty of ice on Deck; landed

and marched to Rest Camp. tent alloted to us.

I went to town, with other officers. by tram. Had

a wander around & some breakfast. Had lunch

at "Tortonis" went to "Le Salon de Billiards"

with Coulman, Lackton, met Cuttle & others.

dined at "Cafe Moderne'. dinner £100 for 7 of us.

All slept @ "Hotel de Jardin a Hiver" very funny.

Noted lots of Bosch prisoners en route for docks.


January 31st. Wednesday.

Got up 9am Breakfast at small pastry cook's

in "Boulevard de Strasbourg" & returned to

camp. Went to Officers Club in afternoon

had tea & dined there. Went to Tortonis for

awhile and went to "Grand. Theatre de Havre

went afterwards to Hotel Pretty & slept 8 hours

in a luxurious room.


February 1st. Thursday.

Got up 8am. returned to camp, arriving 10am

censored letters before lunch. wandered around

town with Lackton Had nice time

Slept at "Hotel de Strasbourg".


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  • March 23, 2017 23:09:57 Cheryl Ellsworth

    ====1917.====
    January 30.   Tuesday


    1917.

    Tues. Jan30. arrived at the Le Havre, 7am. very cold.

    plenty of snow about, plenty of ice on Deck; landed

    and marched to Rest Camp. tent alloted to us.

    I went to town, with other officers. by tram. Had

    a wander around & some breakfast. Had lunch

    at "Tortonis" went to "Le Salon de Billiards"

    with Coulman, Lackton, met Cuttle & others.

    dined at "Cafe Moderne'. dinner £100 for 7 of us.

    All slept @ "Hotel de Jardin a Hiver" very funny.

    Noted lots of Bosch prisoners en route for docks.


    January 31st. Wednesday.

    Got up 9am Breakfast at small pastry cook's

    in "Boulevard de Strasbourg" & returned to

    camp. Went to Officers Club in afternoon

    had tea & dined there. Went to Tortonis for

    awhile and went to "Grand. Theatre de Havre

    went afterwards to Hotel Pretty & slept 8 hours

    in a luxurious room.


    February 1st. Thursday.

    Got up 8am. returned to camp, arriving 10am

    censored letters before lunch. wandered around

    town with Lackton Had nice time

    Slept at "Hotel de Strasbourg".

  • March 23, 2017 23:09:16 Cheryl Ellsworth

    ====1917.====
    January 30.   Tuesday


    1917.

    Tues. Jan30. arrived at the Le Havre, 7am. very cold.

    plenty of snow about, plenty of ice on Deck; landed

    and marched to Rest Camp. tent alloted to us.

    I went to town, with other officers. by tram. Had

    a wander around & some breakfast. Had lunch

    at "Tortonis" went to "Le Salon de Billiards"

    with Coulman, Lackton, met Cuttle & others.

    dined at "Cafe Moderne'. dinner £100 for 7 of us.

    All slept @ "Hotel de Jardin a Hiver" very funni.

    Noted lots of Bosch prisoners en route for docks.


    January 31st. Wednesday.

    Got up 9am Breakfast at small pastry cook's

    in "Boulevard de Strasbourg" & returned to

    camp. Went to Officers Club in afternoon

    had tea & dined there. Went to Tortonis for

    awhile and went to "Grand. Theatre de Havre

    went afterwards to Hotel Pretty & slept 8 hours

    in a luxurious room.


    February 1st. Thursday.

    Got up 8am. returned to camp, arriving 10am

    censored letters before lunch. wandered around

    town with Lackton Had nice time

    Slept at "Hotel de Strasbourg".


  • February 25, 2017 07:53:12 Erin Selvey

    ====1917.====
    January 30.   Tuesday


    1917.

    Tues. Jan30. arrived at the Le Havre, 7am. very cold.

    plenty of snow about, plenty of ice on Deck; landed

    and marched to Rest Camp. tent alloted to us.

    I went to town, with other officers. by tram. Had

    a wander around & some breakfast. Had lunch

    at "Tortonis" went to "Le Salon de Billiards"

    with Coulman, Lackton, met Cuttle & others.

    dined at "Cafe Moderne'. dinner £100 for 7 of us.

    All slept at "Hotel de Jardin a Hiver" very funny.

    Noted lots of Bosch prisoners en route for docks.


    January 31st. Wednesday.

    Got up 9am Breakfast at small pastry cook's

    in "Boulevard de Strasbourg" & returned to

    camp. Went to Officers Club in afternoon

    had tea & dined there. Went to Tortonis for

    awhile and went to "Grand. Theatre de Havre

    went afterwards to Hotel Pretty & slept 8 hours

    in a luxurious room.


    February 1st. Thursday.

    Got up 8am. returned to camp, arriving 10am

    censored letters before lunch. wandered around

    town with Lackton Had nice time

    Slept at "Hotel de Strasbourg".


  • February 23, 2017 07:53:13 Roia OBrien

    ====1917.====
    January 30.   Tuesday


    1917.

    Tues. Jan30. arrived at the Le Havre, 7am. very cold.

    plenty of snow about, plenty of ice on Deck; landed

    and marched to Rest Camp. lint alloted to us.

    I went to town, with other officers. by tram. Had

    a wander around & some breakfast. Had lunch

    at "Tortonis" went to "Le Salon de Billiards"

    with Coulman, Lackton, met Cuttle & others.

    dined at "Cafe Moderne'. dinner £100 for 7 of us.

    All slept at "Hotel de Jardin a Hiver" very funny.

    Noted lots of Bosch prisoners en route for docks.


    January 31st. Wednesday.

    Got up 9am Breakfast at small pastry cook's

    in "Boulevard de Strasbourg" & returned to

    camp. Went to Officers Club in afternoon

    had tea & dined there. Went to Tortonis for

    awhile and went to "Grand. Theatre de Havre

    went afterwards to Hotel Pretty & slept 8 hours

    in a luxurious room.


    February 1st. Thursday.

    Got up 8am. returned to camp, arriving 10am

    ansored letters before lunch. wandered around

    town with Lackton had nice time

    Slept at "Hotel de Strasbourg".


  • February 23, 2017 07:49:07 Roia OBrien

    ====1917.====
    January 30.   Tuesday


    1917.

    Tues. Jan30. arrived at the Le Havre, 7am. very cold.

    plenty of snow about, plenty of ice on Deck; landed

    and marched to Rest Camp. lint alloted to us.

    I went to town, with other officers. by tram. Had

    a wander around & some breakfast. Had lunch

    at "Tortonis" went to "Le Salon de Billiards"

    with Coulman, Lackton, met Cuttle & others.

    dined at "Cafe Moderne'. dinner £100 for 7 of us.

    All slept at "Hotel de Jardin a Hiver" very funny.

    Noted lots of Bosch prisoners en route for docks.


    January 31st. Wednesday.

    Got up 9am Breakfast at small pastry cook's

    in "Boulevard de Strasbourg returned to

    camp. Went to Officers Club in afternoon

    had tea, dined there. Went to "Tortoni's" for

    awhile and went to "Grand Theatre de Havre"

    went afterwards to Hotel Pretty. Slept 8 hours

    in a luxurious room.


    February 1st. Thursday.

    Got up 8am, returned to camp, arriving 10am

    answered letters before lunch, wandered around

    town with Lackton had nice time

    Slept at "Hotel de Strasbourg".


  • February 23, 2017 07:46:06 Roia OBrien

    ====1917.====
    January 30.   Tuesday


    1917.

    Tues. Jan30. arrived at the Le Havre, 7am. very cold.

    plenty of snow about, plenty of ice on Deck; landed

    and marched to Rest Camp. lint alloted to us.

    I went to town, with other officers. by tram. Had

    a wander around & some breakfast. Had lunch

    at "Tortonis" went to "Le Salon de Billiards"

    with Coulman, Lackton, met Cuttle & others.

    dined at "Cafe Moderne'. dinner £100 for 7 of us.

    All slept at "Hotel de Jardin a Hiver" very funny.

    Noted lots of Bosch prisoners en route for docks.


    January 31st. Wednesday.

    Got up 9am Breakfast at small pastry cook's

    in "Boulevard de Strasbourg returned to

    camp. Went to Officers Club in afternoon

    had tea, dined there. Went to "Tortoni's" for

    awhile and went to "Grand Theatre de Havre"

    went afterwards to Hotel Pretty. Slept 8 hours

    in a luxurious room.


    February 1st. Thursday.

    Got up 8am, returned to camp, arriving 10am

    answered letters before lunch, wandered around

    town with Lackton had nice time

    Slept at "Hotel de Strasbourg".


  • February 23, 2017 07:34:02 Roia OBrien

    ====1917.====
    January 30.   Tuesday


    1917.

    Tues. Jan30. arrived at the Le Havre, 7am. very cold.

    plenty of snow about, plenty of ice on deck; landed

    and marched to rest camp. lint alloted to us.

    I went to town, with other officers. by tram. Had

    a wander around, some breakfast. Had lunch

    at "Tortoni's" went to "Le Salon de Billiards"

    with Coulman, Lackton, mel cuttle, others

    dined at "Cafe Zaderne" dinner for £100 for 7 of us.

    All slept at "Hotel de Jardin a Hever" very funny.

    Noted lots of Bosch prisoners en route for docks.


    January 31st. Wednesday.

    Got up 9am Breakfast at small pastry cook's

    in "Boulevard de Strasbourg returned to

    camp. Went to Officers Club in afternoon

    had tea, dined there. Went to "Tortoni's" for

    awhile and went to "Grand Theatre de Havre"

    went afterwards to Hotel Pretty. Slept 8 hours

    in a luxurious room.


    February 1st. Thursday.

    Got up 8am, returned to camp, arriving 10am

    answered letters before lunch, wandered around

    town with Lackton had nice time

    Slept at "Hotel de Strasbourg".


  • February 23, 2017 07:24:01 Roia OBrien

    ====1917.====
    January 30.   Tuesday


    1917.

    Tues. Jan30. arrived at the Le Havre, 7am. very cold.

    plenty of snow about, plenty of ice on deck; landed

    and marched to rest camp. lint alloted to us.


    went to town, with other officers by tram. Had

    a wander around, some breakfast. Had lunch

    at "Tortoni's" went to "Le Salon de Billiards"

    with Coulman, Lackton, mel cuttle, others

    dined at "Cafe Zaderne" dinner for £100 for 7 of us.

    All slept at "Hotel de Jardin a Hever" very funny.

    Noted lots of Bosch prisoners en route for docks.


    January 31st. Wednesday.

    Got up 9am Breakfast at small pastry cook's

    in "Boulevard de Strasbourg returned to

    camp. Went to Officers Club in afternoon

    had tea, dined there. Went to "Tortoni's" for

    awhile and went to "Grand Theatre de Havre"

    went afterwards to Hotel Pretty. Slept 8 hours

    in a luxurious room.


    February 1st. Thursday.

    Got up 8am, returned to camp, arriving 10am

    answered letters before lunch, wandered around

    town with Lackton had nice time

    Slept at "Hotel de Strasbourg".


  • February 23, 2017 07:20:55 Roia OBrien

    ====1917.====
    January 30.   Tuesday


    1917.

    Tues. Jan30. arrived at the Le Havre, 7am. very cold.

    plenty of snow about, plenty of ice on deck; landed

    and marched to rest camp. lint alloted to us.


    went to town, with other officers by tram. Had

    a wander around, some breakfast. Had lunch

    at "Tortoni's" went to "Le Salon de Billiards"

    with Coulman, Lackton, mel cuttle, others

    dined at "Cafe Zaderne" dinner for £100 for 7 of us.

    All slept at "Hotel de Jardin a Hever" very funny.

    Noted lots of Bosch prisoners en route for docks.


    January 31st. Wednesday.

    Got up 9am Breakfast at small pastry cook's

    in "Boulevard de Strasbourg returned to

    camp. Went to Officers Club in afternoon

    had tea, dined there. Went to "Tortoni's" for

    awhile and went to "Grand Theatre de Havre"

    went afterwards to Hotel Pretty. Slept 8 hours

    in a luxurious room.


    February 1st. Thursday.

    Got up 8am, returned to camp, arriving 10am

    answered letters before lunch, wandered around

    town with Lackton had nice time

    Slept at "Hotel de Strasbourg".


  • February 21, 2017 06:08:04 Maethel Medina

    1917
    January 30 Tuesday


    1917.

    Tues. Jan30. arrived at the Le Havre, 7am. very cold.

    plenty of snow about, plenty of ice on deck; lamded

    and marched to rest camp. lint alloted to us.


    went to town, with other officers by tram. Had

    a wander around, some breakfast. Had lunch

    at "Tortoni's" went to "Le Salon de Billiards"

    with Coulman, Lackton, mel cuttle, others

    dined at "Cafe Zaderne" dinner for £100 for 7 of us.

    All slept at "Hotel de Jardin a Hever" very funny.

    Noted lots of Bosch prisoners en route for docks.


    January 31st. Wednesday.

    Got up 9am Breakfast at small pastry cook's

    in "Boulevard de Strasbourg returned to

    camp. Went to Officers Club in afternoon

    had tea, dined there. Went to "Tortoni's" for

    awhile and went to "Grand Theatre de Havre"

    went afterwards to Hotel Pretty. Slept 8 hours

    in a luxurious room.


    February 1st. Thursday.

    Got up 8am, returned to camp, arriving 10am

    answered letters before lunch, wandered around

    town with Lackton had nice time

    Slept at "Hotel de Strasbourg".


  • February 21, 2017 06:03:15 Maethel Medina

    1917
    January 30 Tuesday


    1917.

    Tues. Jan30. arrived at the Le Havre, 7am. very cold.

    plenty of snow about, plenty of ice on deck; lamded

    and marched to rest camp. lint alloted to us.


    went to town, with other officers by tram. Had

    a wander around, some breakfast. Had lunch

    at "Tortoni's" went to "Le Salon de Billiards"

    with Coulman, Lackton, mel cuttle, others

    dined at "Cafe Zaderne" dinner for £100 for 7 of us.

    All slept at "Hotel de Jardin a Hever" very funny.

    Noted lots of Bosch prisoners en route for docks.


    January 31st. Wednesday.

    Got up 9am Breakfast at small pastry cook's

    in "Boulevard de Strasbowry" returned to

    camp. Went to Officers Club in afternoon

    had tea, dined there. Went to "Tortoni's" for

    awhile and went to "Grand Theatre de Havre"

    went afterwards to Hotel Pretty. Slept 8 hours

    in a luxurious room.


  • November 22, 2016 20:55:31 Alyssa Spoonts

    1917
    January 30 Tuesday



  • November 8, 2016 12:04:49 Vahur Puik
    1917
    January 30 Tuesday


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