William Fenwick Roscoe First World War diaries - Diary Oct 19 1916 - Aug 1917

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1917 July 24 Visit Gilberts small pumping Station. Haliford Mary & Garlick Slight disturbance by drunken soldier July 27 left Albert Railway Station 9 pm July 28 Arrive Steenbourke [Steenbecque] 6 am received cocoa - fatigue - march through Morbecque & Hazebrouck arrive at camping ground Honderghem [Hondeghem] visit Cathedral very pretty & comparatively new. Very Hot July 31 Hazebrouck bombarded civilians partie tout suit Aug 9 Left Hondeghem 10.45 am passed through Hazebrouck civilians leaving & [Page 40]