28th September 1915: Diary

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Tue, Sep 28, 1915 Osthoff farm

7.30 am Reveille. 6.30 am.  Inspection of Billets, Rifles & Kit.  Temporary Hospital erected.
Office hour taken by Lt. Col C. L. Bott.
12 Midday Orders were received to march to “Neuve Eglisè” a distance of 4 miles which place was reached.  at 5 P.M.
5 pm Troops were Billeted in Wooden Shacks & out-buildings of farm.
Camp was in a dirty condition.  The sanitary party with the assistance of  fatigue parties had latrines erected & cooks fires. built where rations were served & partaken off.

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