Witley, April 6, 1917

Friday         Yesterday I was up as I expected for breaking quarantine t’was laughable full account in No 1 [diary]
Good Fri what a contrast to that of last year

And so we don’t know what punishment was assigned when he was “up” before an officer for discipline. “Laughable” doesn’t sound too bad, and I can’t see from his pay records that he was docked any.

It being Good Friday, the camp had an afternoon half holiday. (1)

Janie oval
His thoughts are mostly back in Joliette, where he had leave last Easter. That visit marked a new seriousness in his relationship with Janie.

 

(1) War Diary of the Fifth Canadian Divisional Artillery.  3 (April 1917): 2. April 6, 1917. Library and Archives of Canada.

Copyright 2017. See “More about this project.”
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s