Frank Yates Hirst, item 41

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camp about 9 oclock. The sun

came out as we marched

through Winchester. We had to

wait at the station about 16

hrs. Winchester seems a real old

English town judgeing by the 

builgings A few men around

are dressed like old English

country gentlemen with there

walking sticks kneebreches +

a round soft hat. We got on

the train about 11-30 + are

lucky to get in a 1st class carrage

From  a map in the carrage I see

we are heading for Southhampton

We pull in about noon + are

landed on the docks. We are all

bunched togeather + are ordered to

unsling packs + allowed to walk

around, but guards prevent us

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camp about 9 oclock. The sun

came out as we marched

through Winchester. We had to

wait at the station about 16

hrs. Winchester seems a real old

English town judgeing by the 

builgings A few men around

are dressed like old English

country gentlemen with there

walking sticks kneebreches +

a round soft hat. We got on

the train about 11-30 + are

lucky to get in a 1st class carrage

From  a map in the carrage I see

we are heading for Southhampton

We pull in about noon + are

landed on the docks. We are all

bunched togeather + are ordered to

unsling packs + allowed to walk

around, but guards prevent us


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  • August 4, 2017 17:33:24 Annick Rodriguez

    camp about 9 oclock. The sun

    came out as we marched

    through Winchester. We had to

    wait at the station about 16

    hrs. Winchester seems a real old

    English town judgeing by the 

    builgings A few men around

    are dressed like old English

    country gentlemen with there

    walking sticks kneebreches +

    a round soft hat. We got on

    the train about 11-30 + are

    lucky to get in a 1st class carrage

    From  a map in the carrage I see

    we are heading for Southhampton

    We pull in about noon + are

    landed on the docks. We are all

    bunched togeather + are ordered to

    unsling packs + allowed to walk

    around, but guards prevent us

  • August 4, 2017 17:28:56 Annick Rodriguez

    camp about 9 oclock. The sun

    came out as we marched

    through Winchester. We had to

    wait at the station about 16

    hrs. Winchester seems


  • August 4, 2017 17:27:47 Annick Rodriguez

    camp about 9 oclock. The sun

    came out as we marched

    through Winchester. We had to



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    Springfield, Massachusetts

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  • Story location Springfield, Massachusetts


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