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.
Monday, 1 February 2016
Tuesday, February 1, 1916
Usual drill. No stretcher drill this afternoon. At Strand in eveing [sic] with [Miss?] Gillingham [no “Gillingham” listed in Hayes’ index]. Boy Roy went home this eveing [sic]. Mild and muddy.