Item 01: Fred Harold Tomlins war diary, 21 August 1914 - 20 March 1915 - Page 117

You are here


[Page 117]


Mon 18th
Signalling as usual Chasper Moore, Plushy & Gwilliam overstayed leave last night & were arrested in town; to-day they were before the Colonel & were sentenced to 7 days cells & 10 days C.B.
Lamp practice after tea, I bought some fruit from the canteen & lost my purse shortly after but did not miss it till going to bed

Tue 19th
Found my purse a few yards from the canteen door & was lucky to get it as it was trampled into the sand
were signalling in same old spot & doing the same work. had lamp practice again to-night. Stan & I stayed out after the others came in and were practicing on our own Sergeant Mack sent to hospital at the Citadel

This page has its status set to Completed and is no longer transcribable.