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Monday March 15
Moved into another tent taking place of man away on leave. Guard duty commenced at night 9-11 then supplied with supper which in reality is breakfast – retired then second shift 3-5AM.
Tuesday March 16
Layed in bed most of morning. During afternoon played cards. Fairly easy time but believe it will be mightily monotonous after a while. Guard at night 11-1AM – 5-6AM.
Wednesday March 17
Arose about 10AM. Did some washing of clothes. On routine parade in afternoon. Colonel inspected guard. Shifts at night 7-9 & 1-3AM.
Thursday March 18
Usual morning spent in bed. Mess here is rather good using china plates & white table cloths. Tommy outfit around at night with pictures “Pimpernel Smith” after that on late shift.
Friday March 19
On day duty today guarding prisoner – guard in general is really a racket. Played housie at night – no shift tonight owing to day duty. Began blowing fiercely during night.
Saturday March 20
First free day – comes once each eight days…
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