Frank Yates Hirst, item 54

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left for us. We got down about

3 o clock + after supper went

to our tents. We got wood

beds raised from the ground

about 3 inches. Oct 5th Sunday

Spent the day oiling our rifles

+ putting legs on our beds

They have put the details up

for tomorrow +  I am listed

as a carpenter  Oct 6th Went

to work building a hospital

too many men on the job

+ not enough work to make

it interesting . Everybody wants

to have a hammer + saw + no

one wants to carry or labor

around. Oct 7th On the hospital

again hanging around nearly

all the time. Went to the P.M.

this afternoon with Bateman


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left for us. We got down about

3 o clock + after supper went

to our tents. We got wood

beds raised from the ground

about 3 inches. Oct 5th Sunday

Spent the day oiling our rifles

+ putting legs on our beds

They have put the details up

for tomorrow +  I am listed

as a carpenter  Oct 6th Went

to work building a hospital

too many men on the job

+ not enough work to make

it interesting . Everybody wants

to have a hammer + saw + no

one wants to carry or labor

around. Oct 7th On the hospital

again hanging around nearly

all the time. Went to the P.M.

this afternoon with Bateman



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  • August 14, 2017 22:47:27 Annick Rodriguez

    left for us. We got down about

    3 o clock + after supper went

    to our tents. We got wood

    beds raised from the ground

    about 3 inches. Oct 5th Sunday

    Spent the day oiling our rifles

    + putting legs on our beds

    They have put the details up

    for tomorrow +  I am listed

    as a carpenter  Oct 6th Went

    to work building a hospital

    too many men on the job

    + not enough work to make

    it interesting . Everybody wants

    to have a hammer + saw + no

    one wants to carry or labor

    around. Oct 7th On the hospital

    again hanging around nearly

    all the time. Went to the P.M.

    this afternoon with Bateman


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    Springfield, Massachusetts

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  • Story location Springfield, Massachusetts


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