William Fenwick Roscoe First World War - Diary 31 Oct 1914 - 24 Jan 1914

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Monday Oct 18th Wrote Maggie Mac. Div Naval Gun premature burst & hit three of our men close to station. Wednesday Oct 20th promoted to L/Corporal took sick parade Wrote Dad Friday Oct 22nd Shell Green Half mans head Blown off in Tommy's Howitzer Battery. In charge of squad Saturday Oct 23 Wrote letter to Reg. Monday Oct 25 Hughes leaves sick. I carry his pack. Murray Jones Dispatch barrier. Tuesday Oct 26th Wrote Letter Bassett. [Page 36]