Sunday 25th April 1915




Farmhouse. Fetch up rations, breakfast at 4.30 am. March off to Poperinghe at 5.15 am, arrive in billet at 8 am. Stop there ‘till 6 pm, then march through Vlamertynghe and Ypres to St Julien near where we have to dig ourselves in at two in the morning under heavy shell fire.

Poperinghe - English troops in the Market Place

Poperinghe - Mme Billian's lace store

Poperinghe - Maison Berat-Fremault

Vlamertinghe church


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