Item 05: Walter Bruce Rainsford diary, 1 January-31 December 1918 - Page 93
Mond. 10th June
I have just been reading the "Gazette des Ardennes" of 1.4.16 which was dropped over our lines by an enemy 'plane. The paper is printed in French & illustrated and contains discouraging news & articles written up by Germans for the French people who are still living in the invaded department of the Ardennes. It is rather interesting to read news from the other side as well as your own. Captured German newspapers & documents sometimes fall into our hands but I don't enough about the language of the "boches" to be able to read them.
Thurs. 13th June
On Tuesday evening went for a walk to the village of Raineville, 5½ kiloms. away. Quite a decent little place.
Yesterday evening we took