Item 01: John Duncan McRae diary, 5 October-11 December 1917 - Page 10
every soldier must be disciplined, he must obey implicitly, and must remember that the true soldier is also a true man. Respect all women, shun those who have shown themselves unworthy of their glorious calling, cherish and guard those who are true to what God made them.
One feels very strongly on this point, for, while many of our men are presumably fighting to defend outrage honour, they nevertheless by word and deed worship every species of impurity. May we all be led to feel & understand that if we dare try to take another's life because he has sinned, be place