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I told a chap I hadn't a cent + he

gave me a franc note. an SA

assurance Agent from Liverpool

G. Trombone a cornet player

next to me was one of 2 men

who came to Leeds I about 3

years ago from Gloucester +

played in the band . A Baritone

player was  Dep B.M. Bradford I

showed me Band photo. Milliard

Rayner , Blake, C. Tilly + others

I knew. over 20 converted

Adjt Chaplain Carrol came in

when it was over. I had a

word with him, he remembered

me at once. a really splendid

evening. I kept thinking of

you all. Monday 29 2 light

Right Page

fatigues all right went to S.A. had

nice meeting. had chips, asked

for P custard. soldier gave me 2 so I

got 3 they don't make less I think

Tuesday 30 went sick with

fingers, had all bad skin cut off

+ well dressed  with hot dressings.

St John's chap from Hensforth an

orderly. got light duties. In

the afternoon was transferred

to the garrison guard. Drew

Rifle ammunition + rest of equipment

saw Harris, Burns + Legrand

who had been looking for me

went to S.A. Band practice.

B.N. gave me supper Tres Bon

Wed May 1st Reported sick with

back. going up saw Edward

Tunnard he has good job in

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Left page

I told a chap I hadn't a cent + he

gave me a franc note. an SA

assurance Agent from Liverpool

G. Trombone a cornet player

next to me was one of 2 men

who came to Leeds I about 3

years ago from Gloucester +

played in the band . A Baritone

player was  Dep B.M. Bradford I

showed me Band photo. Milliard

Rayner , Blake, C. Tilly + others

I knew. over 20 converted

Adjt Chaplain Carrol came in

when it was over. I had a

word with him, he remembered

me at once. a really splendid

evening. I kept thinking of

you all. Monday 29 2 light

Right Page

fatigues all right went to S.A. had

nice meeting. had chips, asked

for P custard. soldier gave me 2 so I

got 3 they don't make less I think

Tuesday 30 went sick with

fingers, had all bad skin cut off

+ well dressed  with hot dressings.

St John's chap from Hensforth an

orderly. got light duties. In

the afternoon was transferred

to the garrison guard. Drew

Rifle ammunition + rest of equipment

saw Harris, Burns + Legrand

who had been looking for me

went to S.A. Band practice.

B.N. gave me supper Tres Bon

Wed May 1st Reported sick with

back. going up saw Edward

Tunnard he has good job in


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  • July 19, 2019 21:20:19 Thomas A. Lingner

    Left page

    I told a chap I hadn't a cent + he

    gave me a franc note. an SA

    assurance Agent from Liverpool

    G. Trombone a cornet player

    next to me was one of 2 men

    who came to Leeds I about 3

    years ago from Gloucester +

    played in the band . A Baritone

    player was  Dep B.M. Bradford I

    showed me Band photo. Milliard

    Rayner , Blake, C. Tilly + others

    I knew. over 20 converted

    Adjt Chaplain Carrol came in

    when it was over. I had a

    word with him, he remembered

    me at once. a really splendid

    evening. I kept thinking of

    you all. Monday 29 2 light

    Right Page

    fatigues all right went to S.A. had

    nice meeting. had chips, asked

    for P custard. soldier gave me 2 so I

    got 3 they don't make less I think

    Tuesday 30 went sick with

    fingers, had all bad skin cut off

    + well dressed  with hot dressings.

    St John's chap from Hensforth an

    orderly. got light duties. In

    the afternoon was transferred

    to the garrison guard. Drew

    Rifle ammunition + rest of equipment

    saw Harris, Burns + Legrand

    who had been looking for me

    went to S.A. Band practice.

    B.N. gave me supper Tres Bon

    Wed May 1st Reported sick with

    back. going up saw Edward

    Tunnard he has good job in

  • November 20, 2018 22:41:55 Annick Rodriguez

    I told a chap I hadn/t a cent + he

    gave me a grave not an SA

    assurance Agent from Liverpool

    G. Trombone a cornet player

    next to me was one of 2 men

    who came to Leeds I about 3

    years ago from Gloucesta ...

    played in the band . A Baritone

    player was  Dep B.M. Bradford I

    showed me Band photo. Milliard

    Rayner , Blake, C. Filly + ...

    I knew over 20 converted

    Adjt Chaplain Carrol came in

    when it was over. I had a

    word with him, he remembered

    me at once. a really splendid

    evening. I kept thinking of

    you all. Monday 29/ 2 light

    [next page]

    fatigues all right went to S.A. but

    nice meeting had chips, asked

    for T custard soldier gave me 2 so I

    got 3 they dont make less I think

    Tuesday 30/ went sick with

    fingers, had all bad skin cut off

    + well dressed  with hot dressings

    St Johns chap from 

    orderly got light duties In

    the afternoon was transferred

    to their garrison guard. Drew

    Rifle ammunition + rest of equipment

    saw          ...      Burns + Le ...

    who had been looking for me

    went to S.A. Band practice.

    B.N. gave me supper Tra Bon

    Wed May 1/st Reported sick with

    back going up saw Edward

    Tunnard he has good job in


  • November 20, 2018 22:40:40 Annick Rodriguez

    I told a chap I hadn/t a cent + he

    gave me a grave not an SA

    assurance Agent from Liverpool

    G. Trombone a cornet player

    next to me was one of 2 men

    who came to Leeds I about 3

    years ago from Gloucesta ...

    played in the band . A Baritone

    player was  Dep B.M. Bradford I

    showed me Band photo. Milliard

    Rayner , Blake, C. Filly + ...

    I knew over 20 converted

    Adjt Chaplain Carrol came in

    when it was over. I had a

    word with him, he remembered

    me at once. a really splendid

    evening. I kept thinking of

    you all. Monday 29/ 2 light

    [next page]

    fatigues all right went to S.A. but

    nice meeting had chips, asked

    for T custard soldier gave me 2 so I

    got 3 they dont make less I think

    Tuesday 30/ went sick with

    fingers, had all bad skin cut off

    + well dressed  with hot dressings

    St Johns chap from 

    orderly got light duties In

    the afternoon was transferred

    to their garrison guard. Drew

    Rifle ammunition + rest of equipment

    saw          ...      Burns + Le ...

    who had been looking for me

    went to S.A. Band practice.


  • November 20, 2018 22:39:08 Annick Rodriguez

    I told a chap I hadn/t a cent + he

    gave me a grave not an SA

    assurance Agent from Liverpool

    G. Trombone a cornet player

    next to me was one of 2 men

    who came to Leeds I about 3

    years ago from Gloucesta ...

    played in the band . A Baritone

    player was  Dep B.M. Bradford I

    showed me Band photo. Milliard

    Rayner , Blake, C. Filly + ...

    I knew over 20 converted

    Adjt Chaplain Carrol came in

    when it was over. I had a

    word with him, he remembered

    me at once. a really splendid

    evening. I kept thinking of

    you all. Monday 29/ 2 light

    [next page]

    fatigues all right went to S.A. but

    nice meeting had chips, asked

    for T custard soldier gave me 2 so I

    got 3 they dont make less I think

    Tuesday 30/ went sick with

    fingers, had all bad skin cut off

    + well dressed  with hot dressings

    St Johns chap from 

    orderly got light duties In

    the afternoon was transferred



  • November 20, 2018 22:37:22 Annick Rodriguez

    I told a chap I hadn/t a cent + he

    gave me a grave not an SA

    assurance Agent from Liverpool

    G. Trombone a cornet player

    next to me was one of 2 men

    who came to Leeds I about 3

    years ago from Gloucesta ...

    played in the band . A Baritone

    player was  Dep B.M. Bradford I

    showed me Band photo. Milliard

    Rayner , Blake, C. Filly + ...

    I knew over 20 converted

    Adjt Chaplain Carrol came in

    when it was over. I had a

    word with him, he remembered

    me at once. a really splendid

    evening. I kept thinking of

    you all. Monday 29/ 2 light

    [next page]

    fatigues all right went to S.A. but

    nice meeting had chips, asked

    for T custard soldier gave me 2 so I

    got 3 they dont make less I think




  • November 20, 2018 22:36:19 Annick Rodriguez

    I told a chap I hadn/t a cent + he

    gave me a grave not an SA

    assurance Agent from Liverpool

    G. Trombone a cornet player

    next to me was one of 2 men

    who came to Leeds I about 3

    years ago from Gloucesta ...

    played in the band . A Baritone

    player was  Dep B.M. Bradford I

    showed me Band photo. Milliard

    Rayner , Blake, C. Filly + ...

    I knew over 20 converted

    Adjt Chaplain Carrol came in

    when it was over. I had a

    word with him, he remembered

    me at once. a really splendid

    evening. I kept thinking of

    you all. Monday 29/ 2 light

    [next page]



  • November 20, 2018 22:35:15 Annick Rodriguez

    I told a chap I hadn/t a cent + he

    gave me a grave not an SA

    assurance Agent from Liverpool

    G. Trombone a cornet player

    next to me was one of 2 men

    who came to Leeds I about 3

    years ago from Gloucesta ...

    played in the band . A Baritone

    player was  Dep B.M. Bradford I

    showed me Band photo. Milliard

    Rayner , Blake, C. Filly + ...

    I knew over 20 converted

    Adjt Chaplain Carrol came in



  • November 20, 2018 22:33:49 Annick Rodriguez

    I told a chap I hadn/t a cent + he

    gave me a grave not an SA

    assurance Agent from Liverpool

    G. Trombone a cornet player

    next to me was one of 2 men

    who came to Leeds I about 3

    years ago from Gloucesta ...

    played in the band . A Baritone

    player was 


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April 27, 1918 – May 1, 1918
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