Friendship, Children in War and Entertainment for the troops. Captain Mays words offer a rare and vivid insight into life in the trenches: of rats and death, and the mens optimism as they prepared to go into battle. Charlies great-nephew Gerry Harrison has now transcribed this extraordinary uncensored diary after it lay forgotten in an attic for 80 years. No Mans Land is a tangled desert. Alfred Carpenter The German Gas Attack at Ypres Anonymous Sponsored Links One in five of the Australians and New Zealanders who left their country to fight in the war never returned; 80,000 in total. Hoole Jackson The Battle of the Carpathian Passes Octavian Taslauanu August 1914 Esmee Sartorius The Great Retreat in Serbia. In fact one must curb the tendency lest it should become a fascination. Last night, or rather.30 this morning, I got outside the barbed wire, and got lost. Do those at home realise how their boys go out for them? What hopes I have for her, what a sweet girl she will make.
Many of the comba tants of the First World War recorded the daily events of their experiences in the form. The Diary of Robert Lindsay Mackay. The Diary of Edwin Evan Jones. A WW1 soldier s step-grandson unearthed a diary from the trenc hes.
He s turned it into a blog and is posting entries every day in real time. This diary was written at the start of World War.
It should certainly not be for lack of ammunition if we do not make a huge success of the venture. After his death the soldier who carried his body off the battlefield discovered that Captain May had taken a slender notebook into battle. Just as they reached the German lines Charlie was hit by shell fire. The seven pocketbooks were sent home to his wife Maude and baby daughter Pauline, together with news of his death. War is War,. Trevelyan Polish View of Brusilov Offensive Anonymous A Padre's Story Anonymous Dead for 44 Years. Arthur A Cavalry Brigade at Cambrai Chris Knight La Vacquerie.
I will keep a record of how things go and enter it up later. Princess Radziwill, a Territorial in the Salient, frank. Wear The Armenian Massacres. Henderson Mons and Loos. Otto Weddigen The Zeebrugge Affair Capt. Normington, torpedoed in the Aegean Sea, reginald Huggins. Noyon - 23rd of March, 1918.