Berguette. Parade in morning. No drill though, remarks about letters etc. Raining a little, go for a swim. Nothing doing rest of day.
Berguette. Day guard, swim in morning. Spend the evening outside the A.O. officers’ truck listening to orchestral music on the gramophone.
Berguette. Drill in morning. Down on the Station on postal fatigue in afternoon, then for a swim. Guard.
Berguette. Raining hard in morning. Swim in afternoon. Guard in evening.
Berguette. Drill in morning. Company drill with the aid of strings. Chapman goes to hospital with bad foot. Have a very lazy day, but go for a good walk in evening along the canal, past the ferry towards Berguette. Country looks splendid, pass a fine old church in a village near Berguette. Spend the evening writing. Off guard.
Berguette. Swim in morning, and then go round to Isbergues to buy a new pipe. Stopped in all the afternoon and evening. On guard.
Berguette. Drill and swim in morning, getting on with backstroke and can turn over from floating position to breast stroke. Afternoon at café Restaurant reading. Stroll in evening. Guard. Guardroom changed from shed in R.E. park, where it has been all along, to railway van. Numbers of shooting stars every evening, saw one tremendous one that quite lit up the place. First day of lady-help
Berguette. A little rain in the morning. Help clean out billets, then go for a swim, manage to do just a little on my back. Pay in afternoon, do some more drawing. Saw Pigot in morning and arranged to spend the evening with him. Spend it with him and his friend at the Buvette. Guard.
Berguette. Route march. Swim in afternoon, and also sketch the bathing place. Guard.