I go on leave to Leicester, Derby & Liverpool. Call at Rothley Rectory (Rev. Jones). Run through the Register there. Have lunch with family & leave afterward for Derby to visit Aunt Alice.
Archives for April 2018
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No further entry.
Pay day – £1. In front of Combatant Board & they recommend me for medical examination.
1st Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Over the top @ 5.30 am.
I make application for leave to Canada for 3 months. Gave application to Capt. Rix, OC, C. Coy, Canadian Forestry Corps.
Showery all day so stay indoors.
Wrote letter to Rector of Birstall, Co. Leic.
Sent transcript to Harry per Registered Mail.
Wrote letters to Rectors of Ashby, Folville, Waltham on Wolds, Laddington & Medbourne, Co. Leic.
Left Liverpool at 8.50 am train for Leicester. Arr. @ 11l45 am. To Archdeaconry of Leic. to peruse manuscripts ½ day. Charge 5/-. To see girls and Aunt Louise. Had an hour & half chat with them & caught train for London @ 5.48 pm. Arr. camp at 11 pm.