Trench diary of George Williams

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MARCH 1916
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22 WED.

No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers & 

N. Coms  Non-Commissioned Officers  leave for day training

Issue of Gas helmets 

waterproof capes etc 

Chocolate

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

23 THUR.

Rifle Inspections  - Full

marching order parade

for Gas Lecture -

Hodgson St Sale of Work -  Hodgson St Methodist Church, Hull 

In bed at 7.0

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24 FRI.

Snowing - Full

marching order parade -

Issue of Iron Rations - 

Very Cold - 


  Right hand page:  

MARCH 1916

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25 SAT.  Annunciation B.V.M.

Revillie 4.30 am 

left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived

at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

billet - Heavy march -

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26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

& Snowing - Arrived at

Beauquesne 2 m

Billeted in Barns

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

27 MON.

Rest Day - Issue

of Cigs - Raining heavy - 

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 Left hand page:  
MARCH 1916
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

22 WED.

No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers & 

N. Coms  Non-Commissioned Officers  leave for day training

Issue of Gas helmets 

waterproof capes etc 

Chocolate

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

23 THUR.

Rifle Inspections  - Full

marching order parade

for Gas Lecture -

Hodgson St Sale of Work -  Hodgson St Methodist Church, Hull 

In bed at 7.0

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

24 FRI.

Snowing - Full

marching order parade -

Issue of Iron Rations - 

Very Cold - 


  Right hand page:  

MARCH 1916

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25 SAT.  Annunciation B.V.M.

Revillie 4.30 am 

left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived

at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

billet - Heavy march -

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

& Snowing - Arrived at

Beauquesne 2 m

Billeted in Barns

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

27 MON.

Rest Day - Issue

of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


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  • March 8, 2018 12:15:56 Stella Watkin

     Left hand page:  
    MARCH 1916
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers & 

    N. Coms  Non-Commissioned Officers  leave for day training

    Issue of Gas helmets 

    waterproof capes etc 

    Chocolate

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture -

    Hodgson St Sale of Work -  Hodgson St Methodist Church, Hull 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 


      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    25 SAT.  Annunciation B.V.M.

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived

    at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquesne 2 m

    Billeted in Barns

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    Rest Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 

  • February 15, 2018 20:23:39 Stella Watkin

     Left hand page:  
    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers & 

    N. Coms leave for day training

    Issue of Gas helmets 

    waterproof capes etc 

    Chocolate

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture -

    Hodgson St Sale of Work -  Hodgson St Methodist Church, Hull 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 


      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

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    25 SAT.  Annunciation B.V.M.

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived

    at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquesne 2 m

    Billeted in Barns

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    Rest Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


  • February 15, 2018 20:21:35 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers & 

    N. Coms leave for day  trying 

    Issue of Gas helmets 

    waterproof capes etc 

    Chocolate

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture -

    Hodgson St Sale of Work -  Hodgson St Methodist Church, Hull 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 


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    MARCH 1916

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    25 SAT.  Annunciation B.V.M.

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived

    at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquesne 2 m

    Billeted in Barns

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    Rest Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


  • February 15, 2018 20:19:09 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers & 

    N. Coms leave for  ay tripp? 

    Issue of Gas helmets 

    waterproof capes etc 

    Chocolate

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture -

    Hodgson St Sale of Work -  Hodgson St Methodist Church, Hull 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 


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    MARCH 1916

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    25 SAT.  Annunciation B.V.M.

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived

    at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquesne 2 m

    Billeted in Barns

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    Rest Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


  • February 15, 2018 20:18:33 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers & 

    N. Coms leave for  ay tripp? 

    Issue of Gas helmets 

    waterproof capes etc 

    Chocolate

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture -

    Hodgson St Sale of Work -  Hodgson St Methodist Church, Hull 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 


      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    25 SAT.  Annunciation B.V.M.

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived

    at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquesne 2 m

    Billeted in Barns

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    Rest Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


  • February 15, 2018 20:17:49 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers & 

    N. Coms leave for  ay tripp? 

    Issue of Gas helmets 

    waterproof capes etc 

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture -

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 


      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

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    25 SAT.  Annunciation B.V.M.

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived

    at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquesne 2 m

    Billeted in Barns

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    Rest Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


  • February 15, 2018 20:16:50 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers & 

    N. Coms leave for  ay tripp? 

    Issue of Gas helmets 

    waterproof capes etc 

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture -

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 


      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    25 SAT.  Annunciation B.V.M.

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived

    at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquesne 2 m

    Billeted in Barns

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    Rest Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


  • February 15, 2018 20:16:22 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers & 

    N. Coms leave for  ay tripp? 

    Issue of Gas helmets 

    waterproof capes etc 

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture -

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 


      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

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    25 SAT.  Annunciation B.V.M.

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived

    at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquesne 2 m

    Billeted in Barns

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    Post Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


  • February 15, 2018 20:14:54 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers & 

    N. Coms leave for  ay tripp? 

    Issue of Gas helmets 

    waterproof capes etc 

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture -

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 


      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

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    25 SAT. 

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquesne 2 m

    Billeted in Barn

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    Post Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


  • February 15, 2018 20:14:36 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers & 

    N. Coms leave for  ay tripp? 

    Issue of Gas helmets 

    waterproof capes etc 

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture -

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 

      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    25 SAT. 

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquesne 2 m

    Billeted in Barn

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    Post Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


  • February 15, 2018 20:14:17 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers & 

    N. Coms leave for  ay tripp? 

    Issue of Gas helmets 

    waterproof capes etc 

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 

      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    25 SAT. 

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquesne 2 m

    Billeted in Barn

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    Post Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


  • February 15, 2018 20:12:49 Stella Watkin

     Left hand page:  
    MARCH 1916
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers & 

    N. Comms leave for  day tripp? 

    Issue of Gas helmets 

    waterproof capes etc 

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 

      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    25 SAT. 

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquesne 2 m

    Billeted in Barn

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    Post Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


  • January 28, 2018 22:05:22 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers of 

     N. Berks  leave for  day tripp? 

    Issue of Gas helmets 

    waterproof capes etc 

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 

      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    25 SAT. 

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquesne 2 m

    Billeted in Barn

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    Post Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


  • January 28, 2018 20:31:47 Stella Watkin

     Left hand page:  
    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers of 

     N. Berks  leave for  day tripp? 

    Issue of Gas helmets 

    waterproof capes etc 

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 

      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    25 SAT. 

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquesne 2 m

    Billeted in Barn

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    rest Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


  • January 28, 2018 20:16:24 Stella Watkin

     Left hand page:  
    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing course off - Some Officers of 

    N. Berks leave for day trippin

    Issue of Gas helmet to  ??????? 

    waterproof capes etc  issue

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle Inspections  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 

      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    25 SAT. 

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived at Vignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquescone 2.0 pm

    Billeted in Barn

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    rest Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Raining heavy - 


  • January 28, 2018 20:05:13 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing covers off - Some Officers of 

    N. Berks leave for day trippin

    Issue of Gas helmet to ???????

    waterproof capes etc  issue

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle  spastions?  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 

      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    25 SAT. 

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived at Lignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquescone 2.0 pm

    Billeted in Barn

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.

    rest Day - Issue

    of Cigs - Rainig heavy - 


  • January 28, 2018 20:04:23 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing covers off - Some Officers of 

    N. Berks leave for day trippin

    Issue of Gas helmet to ???????

    waterproof capes etc  issue

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle  spastions?  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 

      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    25 SAT. 

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived at Lignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    Left Vignacourt 8.0 - Raining

    & Snowing - Arrived at

    Beauquescone 2.0 pm

    Billeted in Barn

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.


  • January 28, 2018 20:02:51 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing covers off - Some Officers of 

    N. Berks leave for day trippin

    Issue of Gas helmet to ???????

    waterproof capes etc  issue

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle  spastions?  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 

      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    25 SAT. 

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived at Lignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.  3rd in Lent

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 MON.


  • January 28, 2018 20:02:23 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing covers off - Some Officers of 

    N. Berks leave for day trippin

    Issue of Gas helmet to ???????

    waterproof capes etc  issue

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle  spastions?  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 

      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    25 SAT. 

    Revillie 4.30 am 

    left Arraines 7.30 - Arrived at Lignacourt 3 o clock into 

    billet - Heavy march -

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    26 SUN.

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    27 MON.


  • January 28, 2018 20:00:45 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing covers off - Some Officers of 

    N. Berks leave for day trippin

    Issue of Gas helmet to ???????

    waterproof capes etc  issue

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle  spastions?  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

    Snowing - Full

    marching order parade -

    Issue of Iron Rations - 

    Very Cold - 

      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

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    25 SAT. 

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    26 SUN.

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    27 MON.


  • January 28, 2018 19:59:47 Stella Watkin

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    MARCH 1916
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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing covers off - Some Officers of 

    N. Berks leave for day trippin

    Issue of Gas helmet to ???????

    waterproof capes etc  issue

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle  spastions?  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture

    Hodgson St Sale of Work - 

    In bed at 7.0

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

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    MARCH 1916

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    25 SAT. 

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    26 SUN.

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    27 MON.


  • January 28, 2018 19:59:18 Stella Watkin

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    22 WED.

    No parade - bombing covers off - Some Officers of 

    N. Berks leave for day trippin

    Issue of Gas helmet to ???????

    waterproof capes etc  issue

    Chocolate


    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    23 THUR.

    Rifle  spastions?  - Full

    marching order parade

    for Gas Lecture

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    24 FRI.

      Right hand page:  

    MARCH 1916

    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    25 SAT. 

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    26 SUN.

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    27 MON.


  • January 28, 2018 19:58:18 Stella Watkin

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  • 50.01231||2.197293||

    Vignacourt, France

  • 50.083294||2.391925||

    Beauquesne, France

  • 49.965672||1.9431||

    Airaines, France

Location(s)
  • Document location Vignacourt, France
  • Additional document location Beauquesne, France
  • Additional document location Airaines, France


ID
17242 / 189139
Source
http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
Contributor
Brian Verity
License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


March 22, 1916 – March 26, 1916
  • English

  • Western Front




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