Trench diary of George Williams

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 Left Hand Page:  
MAY 1916
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27 SAT.

Day off - out at night

until 3.0 am at The Farm -

Collingscamp shelled - 

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28 SUN.  Rogation Sunday

nice weather again -

Day & night off -

At Y.M.C.A. service taken

by C of E chaplain -

"Thy kingdom come"


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29  MON. Rogation Day.

Out during day at Euston - 

company out of the trenches

all but ration Fatigue


Right Hand Page: 

MAY 1916

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30 TUES.  Rogation Day.

Out all day -

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31 WED.  Rogation Day.

Out all day on the

railway trench - 

Big Sea Battle - 

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

1 THUR.    JUNE  Ascension Day

Work ditto all day - very hot

Pay - 

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 Left Hand Page:  
MAY 1916
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

27 SAT.

Day off - out at night

until 3.0 am at The Farm -

Collingscamp shelled - 

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

28 SUN.  Rogation Sunday

nice weather again -

Day & night off -

At Y.M.C.A. service taken

by C of E chaplain -

"Thy kingdom come"


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

29  MON. Rogation Day.

Out during day at Euston - 

company out of the trenches

all but ration Fatigue


Right Hand Page: 

MAY 1916

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

30 TUES.  Rogation Day.

Out all day -

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

31 WED.  Rogation Day.

Out all day on the

railway trench - 

Big Sea Battle - 

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

1 THUR.    JUNE  Ascension Day

Work ditto all day - very hot

Pay - 


Transcription history
  • February 16, 2018 21:24:08 Stella Watkin

     Left Hand Page:  
    MAY 1916
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 SAT.

    Day off - out at night

    until 3.0 am at The Farm -

    Collingscamp shelled - 

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

    28 SUN.  Rogation Sunday

    nice weather again -

    Day & night off -

    At Y.M.C.A. service taken

    by C of E chaplain -

    "Thy kingdom come"


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

    29  MON. Rogation Day.

    Out during day at Euston - 

    company out of the trenches

    all but ration Fatigue


    Right Hand Page: 

    MAY 1916

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

    30 TUES.  Rogation Day.

    Out all day -

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

    31 WED.  Rogation Day.

    Out all day on the

    railway trench - 

    Big Sea Battle - 

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

    1 THUR.    JUNE  Ascension Day

    Work ditto all day - very hot

    Pay - 

  • February 16, 2018 21:20:15 Stella Watkin

     Left Hand Page:  
    MAY 1916
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 SAT.

    Day off - out at night

    until 3.0 am at The Farm -

    Collingscamp shelled - 

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

    28 SUN.  Rogation Sunday

    nice weather again -

    Day & night off -

    At Y.M.C.A. service taken

    by C of E chaplain -

    "Thy kingdom come"


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

    29  MON. Rogation Day.

    Out during day at Euston - 

    company out of the trenches

    all but ration Fatigue


    Right Hand Page: 

    MAY 1916

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

    30 TUES.  Rogation Day.

    Out all day -

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

    31 WED.  Rogation Day.

    Out all day on the

    railway trench - 

    Big Sea Battle - 

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

    1 THUR.    JUNE  Ascension Day

    Work ditto all day - very hot

    Pay - 


  • February 16, 2018 21:19:48 Stella Watkin

     Left Hand Page:  
    MAY 1916
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 SAT.

    Day off - out at night

    until 3.0 am at The Farm -

    Collingscamp shelled - 

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

    28 SUN.  Rogation Sunday

    nice weather again -

    Day & night off -

    At Y.M.C.A. service taken

    by C of E chaplain -

    "Thy kingdom come"


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

    29  MON. Rogation Day.

    Out during day at Euston - 

    company out of the trenches

    all but ration Fatigue


    Right Hand Page: 

    MAY 1916

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

    30 TUES.  Rogation Day.

    Out all day -

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

    31 WED.  Rogation Day.

    Out all day on the

    railway trench - 

    Big Sea Battle - 

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

    1 THUR.    JUNE  Ascension Day

    Work ditto all day - very hot

    Pay - 


  • January 30, 2018 20:42:38 Stella Watkin

     Left Hand Page:  
    MAY 1916
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 SAT.

    Day off - out at night

    until 3.0 am at The Farm -

    Collengscamp shelled - 

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

    28 SUN.  Rogation Sunday

    nice weather again -

    Day & night off -

    At Y.M.C.A. service taken

    by C of E chaplain -

    "Thy kingdom come"


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

    29  MON. Rogation Day.

    Out during day at Euston - 

    company out of the trenches

    all but ration Fatigue


    Right Hand Page: 

    MAY 1916

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

    30 TUES.  Rogation Day.

    Out all day -

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

    31 WED.  Rogation Day.

    Out all day on the

    railway trench - 

    Big Sea Battle - 

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

    1 THUR.    JUNE  Ascension Day

    Work ditto all day - very hot

    Pay - 


  • January 30, 2018 20:41:00 Stella Watkin


    Left Hand Page:
    MAY 1916
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 SAT.

    Day off - out at night

    until 3.0 am at The Farm -

    Collengscamp shelled - 

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

    28 SUN.  Rogation Sunday

    nice weather again -

    Day & night off -

    At Y.M.C.A. service taken

    by C of E chaplain -

    "Thy kingdom come"


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

    29  MON. Rogation Day.

    Out during day at Euston - 

    company out of the trenches

    all but ration Fatigue



    Right Hand Page: 

    MAY 1916

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

    30 TUES.  Rogation Day.

    Out all day -

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

    31 WED.  Rogation Day.

    Out all day on the

    railway trench - 

    Big Sea Battle - 

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

    1 THUR.    JUNE  Ascension Day

    Work ditto all day - very hot

    Pay - 


  • January 30, 2018 20:39:41 Stella Watkin


    Left Hand Page:
    MAY 1916
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 SAT.

    Day off - out at night

    until 3.0 am at The Farm -

    Collengscamp shelled - 

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

    28 SUN.  Rogation Sunday

    nice weather again -

    Day & night off -

    At Y.M.C.A. service taken

    by C of E chaplain -

    "Thy kingdom come"


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

    29  MON. Rogation Day.

    Out during day at Euston - 

    company out of the trenches

    all but ration Fatigue



    Right Hand Page: 

    MAY 1916

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

    30 TUES.  Rogation Day.

    Out all day -

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

    31 WED.  Rogation Day.


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

    1 THUR.    JUNE  Ascension Day


  • January 30, 2018 20:39:32 Stella Watkin


    Left Hand Page:
    MAY 1916
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 SAT.

    Day off - out at night

    until 3.0 am at The Farm -

    Collengscamp shelled - 

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

    28 SUN.  Rogation Sunday

    nice weather again -

    Day & night off -

    At Y.M.C.A. service taken

    by C of E chaplain -

    "Thy kingdom come"


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

    29  MON. Rogation Day.

    Out during day at Euston - 

    company out of the trenches

    all but ration Fatigue



    Right Hand Page: 

    MAY 1916

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

    30 TUES.  Rogation Day.


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

    31 WED.  Rogation Day.


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

    1 THUR.    JUNE  Ascension Day


  • January 30, 2018 20:38:53 Stella Watkin


    Left Hand Page:
    MAY 1916
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 SAT.

    Day off - out at night

    until 3.0 am at The Farm -

    Collengscamp shelled - 

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

    28 SUN.  Rogation Sunday

    nice weather again -

    Day & night off -

    At Y.M.C.A. service taken

    by C of E chaplain -

    "Thy kingdom come"


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

    29  MON. Rogation Day.




    Right Hand Page: 

    MAY 1916

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

    30 TUES.  Rogation Day.


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

    31 WED.  Rogation Day.


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

    1 THUR.    JUNE  Ascension Day


  • January 30, 2018 20:37:24 Stella Watkin


    Left Hand Page:
    MAY 1916
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 SAT.

    Day off - out at night

    until 3.0 am at Yje Farm -

    Collengscamp shelled - 

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

    28 SUN.  Rogation Sunday


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

    29  MON. Rogation Day.




    Right Hand Page: 

    MAY 1916

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

    30 TUES.  Rogation Day.


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

    31 WED.  Rogation Day.


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

    1 THUR.    JUNE  Ascension Day


  • January 30, 2018 20:35:54 Stella Watkin


    Left Hand Page:
    MAY 1916
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 SAT.

    Day off - out at night

    until 3.0 am at Yje Farm -

    Collengscamp shelled - 

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

    28 SUN.  Rogation Sunday


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

    29  MON. Rogation Day.




    Right Hand Page: 

    MAY 1916

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

    30 TUES.


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

    31 WED.


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

    1 THUR.    JUNE


  • January 30, 2018 20:34:28 Stella Watkin


    Left Hand Page:
    MAY 1916
    -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

    27 SAT.


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

    28 SUN.  Rogation Sunday


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

    29  MON. Rogation Day.




    Right Hand Page: 

    MAY 1916

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

    30 TUES.


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

    31 WED.


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

    1 THUR.    JUNE


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    Colincamps, France

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  • Document location Colincamps, France


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May 27, 1916 – June 1, 1916
  • English

  • Western Front




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