Item 05: M.C. Evans war diary, 16 June-8 November 1917 - Page 56

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refused a corporals job back in Xmas 1915.
31st August
Well, today I had intended to write long & pithily to night , my theme being the innocuous passage of the Month of August of which I believe was rally superstitious over . It is not to be wondered at for in Aug '14 the war broke out & so did I. In Aug '15 - on the morning of the 8th to be exact - I ran without being touched through a concentration of shrapnel which killed Threllfall

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