Diary of John Henry Fisher, item 26

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to H.Q. left HQ 1 pm in

Motor Lorries arrived Neux

rail head. left by train 3 pm

passed through Bethune 4-20 pm

Villers 5-30 pm Hazebruck 6-30 pm

left at 9-45 & arrived at Kemmel

rail head 11-30 pm. bivouacked

for the night

Saturday Sep 8 Marched from

Kemmel to Vierstraate, left

am & arrived 10-30 am pitched

camp in the evacuated area

danger zone.

Sunday Sep 9. Now attached

to the R. G. A. digging bed

for shells behind the lines

Saw shrapnel bursting over

Whytechaete Wood 1/4 of a mile

away.

Monday Sep 10 Taking 6 m shells

up to the batteries, fell in a shell

hole full of water. got a soaking

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to H.Q. left HQ 1 pm in

Motor Lorries arrived Neux

rail head. left by train 3 pm

passed through Bethune 4-20 pm

Villers 5-30 pm Hazebruck 6-30 pm

left at 9-45 & arrived at Kemmel

rail head 11-30 pm. bivouacked

for the night

Saturday Sep 8 Marched from

Kemmel to Vierstraate, left

am & arrived 10-30 am pitched

camp in the evacuated area

danger zone.

Sunday Sep 9. Now attached

to the R. G. A. digging bed

for shells behind the lines

Saw shrapnel bursting over

Whytechaete Wood 1/4 of a mile

away.

Monday Sep 10 Taking 6 m shells

up to the batteries, fell in a shell

hole full of water. got a soaking


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  • December 19, 2017 22:20:50 Thomas A. Lingner

    to H.Q. left HQ 1 pm in

    Motor Lorries arrived Neux

    rail head. left by train 3 pm

    passed through Bethune 4-20 pm

    Villers 5-30 pm Hazebruck 6-30 pm

    left at 9-45 & arrived at Kemmel

    rail head 11-30 pm. bivouacked

    for the night

    Saturday Sep 8 Marched from

    Kemmel to Vierstraate, left

    am & arrived 10-30 am pitched

    camp in the evacuated area

    danger zone.

    Sunday Sep 9. Now attached

    to the R. G. A. digging bed

    for shells behind the lines

    Saw shrapnel bursting over

    Whytechaete Wood 1/4 of a mile

    away.

    Monday Sep 10 Taking 6 m shells

    up to the batteries, fell in a shell

    hole full of water. got a soaking


  • December 19, 2017 22:12:49 Thomas A. Lingner

    to H.Q. left HQ 1 pm in

    Motor Lorries arrived Neux

    rail head. left by train 3 pm

    passed through Bethune 4-20 pm

    Villers 5-30 pm Hazebruck 6-30 pm

    left at 9-45 & arrived at Kemmel

    rail head 11-30 pm. bivouacked

    for the night

    Saturday Sep 8 Marched from

    Kemmel to Vierstraate, left

    am & arrived 10-30 am pitched

    camp in the evacuated area

    danger zone.

    Sunday Sep 9. Now attached

    to the R. G. A. digging bed

    for shells behind the lines

    Saw shrapnel bursting over

     Shytechacte  Wood 1/4 of a mile

    away.

    Monday Sep 10 Taking 6 m shells

    up to the batteries, fell in a shell

    hole full of water. got a soaking


  • December 19, 2017 22:07:21 Thomas A. Lingner

    to H.Q. left HQ 1 pm in

    Motor Lorries arrived Neux

    rail head. left by train 3 pm

    passed through Bethune 4-20 pm

    Villers 5-30 pm Hazebruck 6-30 pm

    left at 9-45 & arrived at Kemmel

    rail head 11-30 pm. bivouacked

    for the night

    Saturday Sep 8 Marched from

    Kemmel to Vierstraate, left

    am & arrived 10-30 am pitched

    camp in the evacuated area

    danger zone.

    Sunday Sep 9. Now attached

    to the R. G. A. digging bed

    for shells behind the lines

    Saw shrapnel bursting over

    Shytechacte Wood 1/4 of a mile

    away.

    Monday Sep 10 Taking 6 m shells

    up to the batteries, fell in a shell

    hole full of water. got a soaking


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