I cannot speak too highly of the kindness which I have received at the hands of Mrs. Abel Smith and her family.
Left Cole Orton Hall and reached St. Pancras Station about 10.15 p.m. Went to the Club in Piccadilly.
Received my move order from Hqrs. and went down to Warminster to the officers training Battalion where I am now installed.
Proceeded with a draft over France as Conducting Officer.
Bologne Folkestone with the draft and arrived at Bologne about 12 noon after about 2 hours across the Channel. Marched to a rest camp above the town where we stayed