Sunday 18th November 1917

Sunday, November 18th, 2012

Church parade for R.C’s in morning, football in afternoon.

Saturday 17th November 1917

Saturday, November 17th, 2012

Routine work in morning, football in afternoon.

Monday 12th November 1917

Monday, November 12th, 2012

Routine work in morning, route march by ½  Battalion in afternoon.
Football match – West Coast Team against Team from No 1. L.T.M.Coy. Result a draw three points all.

Saturday 10th November 1917

Saturday, November 10th, 2012

Routine work.
Football match between 1&2 against 3&4 platoons, No 3 continued with No4 won 9 to nil.

Saturday 3rd November 1917

Saturday, November 3rd, 2012

Routine work in morning, Football match in afternoon when West Coast Coy played Hawkes Bay and won by 5 pts to NIL.

Sunday 16th September 1917

Sunday, September 16th, 2012

Battalion marched to combined Church Service with 1st & 3rd Battns at Selles. Football match between 1st & 2nd Battns. Result 1st 14 2nd 3.

Saturday 15th September 1917

Saturday, September 15th, 2012

Parades during morning. Football match during afternoon. Result W.W.C. 12 Ruahine 3.

Sunday 20th May 1917

Sunday, May 20th, 2012

Cleaning up of billets & replenishing with new clean straw completed by 8 a.m. Church parade at 10 a.m. One football & one cricket match during afternoon. Both drawn games.

Friday 23rd March 1917

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Inter-Platoon Football Matches. No-1 beat No-3. No-2 & 4 had to abandon game owing to heavy wind & snow.

Saturday 12th September 1914

Saturday, September 12th, 2009

We returned next day via Awahuri to Palmerston North where there was a public review and where the troops were entertained by the Palmerston people in the square by receiving one apple per man. Coming from their Gorge at Feilding the liberality of Palmerston North which had reaped so much benefit from the presence of [...]