War diary of Thomas Noonan, 1915

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APRIL, 1915.


 LHS page 

4 EASTER DAY

Spent morning in camp

Went to Cairo on piquet

at 2 oC and returned

at midnight


5 EASTER MON.

Inspection of Post on

the Suez Road  Retd

to camp later on as

there was a terrific

sandstorm all day


6 EASTER TUES.

Drilling all day

on the Parade Ground.


 RHS page 

7 WED. 

No drill today but

we got our hair cropped

and got our regimental

colours which we sewed

on to our tunics.

Went to Cairo in the evening


8 THUR.

Drill in the

morning spent rest

of day getting my

gear ready to leave

camp


9 FRI.

Went for a short

march.


Should a dentist's surgery be called a 

"drawing room"?

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APRIL, 1915.


 LHS page 

4 EASTER DAY

Spent morning in camp

Went to Cairo on piquet

at 2 oC and returned

at midnight


5 EASTER MON.

Inspection of Post on

the Suez Road  Retd

to camp later on as

there was a terrific

sandstorm all day


6 EASTER TUES.

Drilling all day

on the Parade Ground.


 RHS page 

7 WED. 

No drill today but

we got our hair cropped

and got our regimental

colours which we sewed

on to our tunics.

Went to Cairo in the evening


8 THUR.

Drill in the

morning spent rest

of day getting my

gear ready to leave

camp


9 FRI.

Went for a short

march.


Should a dentist's surgery be called a 

"drawing room"?


Transcription history
  • November 19, 2017 07:07:22 Paivi Tenhunen

    APRIL, 1915.


     LHS page 

    4 EASTER DAY

    Spent morning in camp

    Went to Cairo on piquet

    at 2 oC and returned

    at midnight


    5 EASTER MON.

    Inspection of Post on

    the Suez Road  Retd

    to camp later on as

    there was a terrific

    sandstorm all day


    6 EASTER TUES.

    Drilling all day

    on the Parade Ground.


     RHS page 

    7 WED. 

    No drill today but

    we got our hair cropped

    and got our regimental

    colours which we sewed

    on to our tunics.

    Went to Cairo in the evening


    8 THUR.

    Drill in the

    morning spent rest

    of day getting my

    gear ready to leave

    camp


    9 FRI.

    Went for a short

    march.


    Should a dentist's surgery be called a 

    "drawing room"?


  • November 19, 2017 06:30:46 Paivi Tenhunen

    APRIL, 1915.


    4 EASTER DAY

    Spent morning in camp

    Went to Cairo on piquet

    at 2 oC and returned

    at midnight


    5 EASTER MON.

    Inspection of Post on

    the Suez Road  Retd

    to camp later on as

    there was a terrific

    sandstorm all day


    Dewar's "imperial" Whisky.


    6 EASTER TUES.

    Drilling all day

    on the Parade Ground.


    7 WED. 

    No drill today but

    we got our hair cropped

    and got our regimental

    colours which we sewed

    on to our tunics.

    Went to Cairo in the evening


    8 THUR.

    Drill in the

    morning spent rest

    of day getting my

    gear ready to leave

    camp


    9 FRI.

    Went for a short

    march.


    Should a dentist's surgery be called a 

    "drawing room"?


  • May 10, 2017 08:03:54 Kai De hommel

    APRIL, 1915.


    4 EASTER DAY

    Spent morning in camp

    Went to Cairo on prequet

    at 206 and returned

    at midnight


    5 EASTER MON.

    Inspection of Post on

    the Suez Road  Retd

    to camp later on as

    there was a terrific

    sandstorm all day


    Dewar's "imperial" Whisky.


    6 EASTER TUES.

    Drilling all day

    on the Parade Ground.


    7 WED. 

    No drill today but

    we got our hair cropped

    and got our regimental

    colours which we sewed

    on to our tunics.

    Went to Cairo in the evening


    8 THUR.

    Drill in the

    morning spent rest

    of day getting my

    gear ready to leave

    camp


    9 FRI.

    Went for a short

    march.


    Should a dentist's surgery be called a 

    "drawing room"?


  • February 21, 2017 04:15:23 Susan Harding

    APRIL, 1915.


    4 EASTER DAY

    Spent morning in camp

    Went to Cairo on prequet

    at 206 and returned

    at midnight


    5 EASTER MON.

    Inspection of Post on

    the Suez Road  Retd

    to camp later on as

    there was a terrific

    sandstorm all day


    6 EASTER TUES.

    Drilling all day

    on the Parade Ground.


    7 WED. 

    No drill today but

    we got our hair cropped

    and got our regimental

    colours which we sewed

    on to our tunics.

    Went to Cairo in the evening


    8 THUR.

    Drill in the

    morning spent rest

    of day getting my

    gear ready to leave

    camp


    9 FRI.

    Went for a short

    march.


  • February 21, 2017 04:14:53 Susan Harding

    APRIL, 1915.


    4 EASTER DAY

    Spent morning in camp

    Went to Cairo on prequet

    at 206 and returned

    at midnight


    5 EASTER MON.

    Inspection of Post on

    the Suez Road  Retd

    to camp later on as

    there was a terrific

    sandstorm all day


    6 EASTER TUES.

    Drilling all day

    on the Parade Ground.


    7 WED. 

    No drill today but

    we got our hair cropped

    and got our regimental

    colours which we sewed

    on to our tunics.

    Went to Cairo in the evening


    8 THUR.

    Drill in the

    morning spent rest

    of day getting my

    gear ready to leave

    camp


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    Gallipoli

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  • Story location Gallipoli
  • Document location Gallipoli


ID
4436 / 51913
Source
http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
Contributor
Michael Noonan, Ballybuy, Murroe, Co. Limerick
License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


April 4, 1915 – April 9, 1915
  • English

  • Gallipoli Front




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