Archive for April, 2011

Saturday 29th April 1916

Saturday, April 30th, 2011

[Leap Year adjustment]
Routine Work. Sergt Scott & Cpl O’Connor transferred to Mortar Battery.

Friday 28th April 1916

Friday, April 29th, 2011

[Leap Year adjustment]
Routine Work.
               Casualty sick Pte Rush W.H.

Thursday 27th April 1916

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

[Leap Year adjustment]
Routine Work.

Wednesday 26th April 1916

Wednesday, April 27th, 2011

[Leap Year adjustment]
Routine Work.

Tuesday 25th April 1916

Tuesday, April 26th, 2011

[Leap Year adjustment]
Routine Work.
        Casualty sick                24/1665 Pte Glover E.J.

Monday 24th April 1916

Monday, April 25th, 2011

[Leap Year adjustment]
Routine work.
        Casualties sick             2/1815 Pte H.G. Price
                                       11/1490 Pte Jas Semple

Sunday 23rd April 1916

Sunday, April 24th, 2011

[Leap Year adjustment]
Church parade in the Village R.C.s going to the Church and Protestants having a service conducted by Chaplain Major Mitchell in the open. The weather has cleared up.

Saturday 22nd April 1916

Saturday, April 23rd, 2011

[Leap Year adjustment]
It rained steadily all day, all low lying ground under water, result, Lectures instead of drill.

Friday 21st April 1916

Friday, April 22nd, 2011

[Leap Year adjustment]
Routine Work Commenced. Physical Drill 6.30 – 7.00 Parade 9- 12 & 2- 5 p.m. Lt Turnbull went to 1st Brigade 1 man to Hosp and 1 man storeman at Marseilles.

Thursday 20th April 1916

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

[Leap Year adjustment]
The day was spent in getting accustomed to new conditions and making ourselves understood by the inhabitants.