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John Moyle War Diary

War diary of John Moyle and enclosures. Learn more.

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BC Archives MS-2365

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Very large macadam = Marquise

grand (argo) = silea

red stone = pierre de fosse

macadam small gravel = grenoille

Nov 11th The Australians arrived - A great battle at Estaminet-Rousset in the evening 2nd Lieut Webb A.S.C. & I were visiting Mme Voisons & then in rushed Mme Roussel for help that the Australians were killing her husband. Mr Webb & I to the rescue & placed him under arrest.

Nov 13th Colonel Moody G.B. & the Adjutant & Q.M. came over in the morning to try my C.L.M. for writing an improper letter to an officer. The C.O. dealt with him severely.

Nov 18 A sprinkling of snow.

Nov 23 Misty morning - sunshine later. A Court of Enquiry occupied the Orderly Room from 10-2:30

Nov 27th An explosion at 10 P.M. Arrive at Arras.

BC Archives, MS-2365 Box 2 File 2 / MOYLE, Theresa Susan Yoder, 1905 - . Victoria. / John Moyle, diary and enclosures, 1914 - 1928.

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