Trench diary of George Williams

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 Left Hand Page: 

JULY 1916

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20 THUR.

Clearing up - relieved by

11th East Yorks at 6.0 pm

return to billets at Breudeville  possibly Bretteville or Breteuil? 

Got parcel of tobacco from

Mrs Crowther

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21 FRI.

Cleaning up - grand weather

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22 SAT.

On light duty - 


 Right Hand Page: 

JULY 1916

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23 SUN.

Church Parade -

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24 MON.

Leaving for trenches at 

10.0 am - in at south of

Neuve Chapelle - in support


Ration Fatigue

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25 TUES. 

Very quiet - Wiring

Bombers stood to -

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 Left Hand Page: 

JULY 1916

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

20 THUR.

Clearing up - relieved by

11th East Yorks at 6.0 pm

return to billets at Breudeville  possibly Bretteville or Breteuil? 

Got parcel of tobacco from

Mrs Crowther

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

21 FRI.

Cleaning up - grand weather

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22 SAT.

On light duty - 


 Right Hand Page: 

JULY 1916

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

23 SUN.

Church Parade -

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

24 MON.

Leaving for trenches at 

10.0 am - in at south of

Neuve Chapelle - in support


Ration Fatigue

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

25 TUES. 

Very quiet - Wiring

Bombers stood to -


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  • March 14, 2018 14:06:51 Stella Watkin


     Left Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    20 THUR.

    Clearing up - relieved by

    11th East Yorks at 6.0 pm

    return to billets at Breudeville  possibly Bretteville or Breteuil? 

    Got parcel of tobacco from

    Mrs Crowther

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

    21 FRI.

    Cleaning up - grand weather

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

    22 SAT.

    On light duty - 


     Right Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    23 SUN.

    Church Parade -

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

    24 MON.

    Leaving for trenches at 

    10.0 am - in at south of

    Neuve Chapelle - in support


    Ration Fatigue

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

    25 TUES. 

    Very quiet - Wiring

    Bombers stood to -

  • February 17, 2018 22:23:41 Stella Watkin


     Left Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    20 THUR.

    Clearing up - relieved by

    11th East Yorks at 6.0 pm

    return to billets at Breudeville  unable to find this location 

    Got parcel of tobacco from

    Mrs Crowther

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

    21 FRI.

    Cleaning up - grand weather

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

    22 SAT.

    On light duty - 


     Right Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    23 SUN.

    Church Parade -

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

    24 MON.

    Leaving for trenches at 

    10.0 am - in at south of

    Neuve Chapelle - in support


    Ration Fatigue

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

    25 TUES. 

    Very quiet - Wiring

    Bombers stood to -


  • February 4, 2018 10:49:05 Stella Watkin


     Left Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    20 THUR.

    Clearing up - relieved by

    11th East Yorks at 6.0 pm

    return to billets at Breudeville

    Got parcel of tobacco from

    Mrs Crowther

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

    21 FRI.

    Cleaning up - grand weather

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

    22 SAT.

    On light duty - 


     Right Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    23 SUN.

    Church Parade -

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

    24 MON.

    Leaving for trenches at 

    10.0 am - in at south of

    Neuve Chapelle - in support


    Ration Fatigue

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

    25 TUES. 

    Very quiet - Wiring

    Bombers stood to -


  • February 1, 2018 10:34:36 Stella Watkin


     Left Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    20 THUR.

    Clearing up - relieved by

    11th East Yorks at 6.0 pm

    return to billets at Breadville

    Got parcel of tobacco from

    Mrs Crowther

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

    21 FRI.

    Cleaning up - grand weather

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

    22 SAT.

    On light duty - 


     Right Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    23 SUN.

    Church Parade -

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

    24 MON.

    Leaving for trenches at 

    10.0 am - in at south of

    Neuve Chapelle - in support


    Ration Fatigue

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

    25 TUES. 

    Very quiet - Wiring

    Bombers stood to -


  • February 1, 2018 10:34:12 Stella Watkin


     Left Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    20 THUR.

    Clearing up - relieved by

    11th East Yorks at 6.0 pm

    return to billets at Breadville

    Got parcel of tobacco from

    Mrs Crowther

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

    21 FRI.

    Cleaning up - grand weather

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

    22 SAT.

    On light duty - 



     Right Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    23 SUN.

    Church Parade -


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

    24 MON.

    Leaving for trenches at 

    10.0 am - in at south of

    Neuve Chapelle - in support


    Ration Fatigue


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

    25 TUES. 

    Very quiet - Wiring

    Bombers stood to -


  • February 1, 2018 10:27:05 Stella Watkin


     Left Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    20 THUR.

    Clearing up - relieved by

    11th East Yorks at 6.0 pm

    return to billets at Breadville

    Got parcel of tobacco from

    Mrs Crowther

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

    21 FRI.

    Cleaning up - grand weather

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

    22 SAT.

    On light duty - 



     Right Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    23 SUN

    Church Parade -


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

    24 MON.

    Leaving for trenches at 

    10.0 am - in at south of

    Neuve Chapelle - in support


    Ration Fatigue


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

    25 TUES. 

    Very quiet - Wiring

    Bombers stood to -


  • February 1, 2018 10:26:44 Stella Watkin


     Left Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    20 THUR.

    Clearing up - relieved by

    11th East Yorks at 6.0 pm

    return to billets at Breadville

    Got parcel of tobacco from

    Mrs Crowther

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

    21 FRI.

    Cleaning up - grand weather

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

    22 SAT.

    On light duty - 



     Right Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    23 SUN

    Church Parade -


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

    24 MON.

    Leaving for trenches at 

    10.0 am - in at south of

    Neuve Chapelle - in support


    Ration Fatigue


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

    25 TUES. 


  • February 1, 2018 10:25:44 Stella Watkin


     Left Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    20 THUR.

    Clearing up - relieved by

    11th East Yorks at 6.0 pm

    return to billets at Breadville

    Got parcel of tobacco from

    Mrs Crowther

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

    21 FRI.

    Cleaning up - grand weather

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

    22 SAT.

    On light duty - 



     Right Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    23 SUN


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

    24 MON.


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

    25 TUES. 


  • February 1, 2018 10:25:20 Stella Watkin


     Left Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    20 THUR.

    Clearing up - relieved by

    11th East Yorks at 6.0 pm

    return to billets at Breadville

    Got parcel of tobacco from

    Mrs Crowther

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

    21 FRI.

    Cleaning up - grand weather

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

    22 SAT.



     Right Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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    23 SUN


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    24 MON.


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    25 TUES. 


  • February 1, 2018 10:25:09 Stella Watkin


     Left Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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

    20 THUR.

    Clearing up - relieved by

    11th East Yorks at 6.0 pm

    return to billets at Breadville

    Got parcel of tobacco from

    Mrs Crowther

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

    21 FRI.


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

    22 SAT.



     Right Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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    23 SUN


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    24 MON.


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    25 TUES. 


  • February 1, 2018 10:21:57 Stella Watkin


     Left Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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     Right Hand Page: 

    JULY 1916

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    Neuve Chapelle, France

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  • Document location Neuve Chapelle, France


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17242 / 189165
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Brian Verity
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July 20, 1916 – July 25, 1916
  • English

  • Western Front




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