Item 05: Walter Bruce Rainsford diary, 1 January-31 December 1918 - Page 50

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25th March 1918 (Mond.)
Working hard to get things fixed up for an early push off. The 3rd & 4th Aust. & 1st N.Z. Divisions have already left to lend a helping hand.

26th March 1918 (Tuesd.)
The Ambulance moved out at 10 a.m. & marched about 5 miles to Van Sohier farm where we stayed until the evening of the following day. The weather has changed and is bitterly cold. What a difference from my Italian leave.

28th March (Thurs.)
We fell in at midnight and marched out with packs up through Remy Siding (the C.C.S. had gone – shelled out) to Hopoutre Siding where we entrained at 2 a.m. in

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