Item 02: Charles Hargreaves diary, 6 February 1916-23 March 1918 - Page 14
our horses to go into the village & get a feed at one of the cottages – usually chipped potatoes & eggs.
Five of us one evening went into the village chemists shop to make a few purchases – I had to act as interpreter We were evidently the first Australians the old chap had seen & he persisted in our going into his house behind the shop & being introduced to his wife & daughter & drinking a glass of wine with him.
Strazeele April 17
It is a week yesterday since we arrived here by road from Abbeville and our Company is billetted on 3 neighbouring farm houses about ¾ mile from the little village. Since