This blog contains the diary entries of Henry Harris "Harry" Murray, who enlisted with the 85th Battalion (Nova Scotia Highlanders) on September 29, 1915. Harry kept a daily record of his activities as a member of its renowned band from January 1 to March 22, 1916, and subsequently served overseas for the war's duration.
Sunday, 31 January 2016
Monday, January 31, 1916
Usual parades. Instead of stretcher drill had bandageing [sic] lessons in band room. Played in front of Acadmey [sic] of Music in eveing [sic]. Made call at Miss Carrey in evening. Miss Gillingham from Kentville in city. J. W. Henderson and Jas. Profit arrived back tonight. Profit 4 days late. Mild and soft.