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.
Saturday, 6 February 2016
Sunday, February 6, 1916
Paraded to W. End Methodist Church in a. m. Out to Major McKenzie’s [John Angus, Westville, NS, sick March 29, 1917] afternoon and for supper. Also J. R. Munroe [John R., 223062]. Played at Academy of Music in eveing [sic]. Gallant [probably band member Albert Frederick, 223076, New Glasgow, NS] sick.