Friday 11th February 1916

Huppy. Raining all day, but plenty of work for me to do. Prisoner who was drunk the other day gets 21 days 1st Field Punishment[1], and has to be tied up to a cart wheel, given pack drill and report to H.Q. Guard.

 

[1] FP No.1: The offender may, unless the court-martial or CO otherwise directs: (a) Be kept in irons. (b) Be attached by straps, irons or ropes for not more than 2 hours in 1 day to a fixed object. Must not be attached for more than 3 out of 4 consecutive days, or for more than 21 days in all. (c) Be made to labour as if he were undergoing imprisonment with hard labour.

 

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