Item 07: Hector Brewer diary, 17 November-12 December 1918 - Page 38

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Our Band gave a selection on the village square this afternoon which was much appreciated by both civilians and 'diggers'.
About 8.30 p.m. Bn. Routine Orders came along in which a Church Parade was ordered for all Protestant Denominations at 10.30 tomorrow. We were having a quiet game of cards whe at the time and as the order stated that at least one officer from each Company had to accompany the parade somebody suggested dealing a Poker Hand to the loser to take 'C' Corp' parade to church. I lost, having only one pair of queens against two pairs, full hands andflushes and heaven only knows what.

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