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Date: January 20th 1918

Jan. 20, 1918
Entrained Steentje at 1.00pm (noon) for MEZEROLLES, FRANCE. Left Peselhoek at 3.00pm and arrived DOULLENS at 11.00pm. same night. On guard at station & proceeded via GS Wagon to MEZEROLLES, 10 km from Doullens. Billets in very poor condition but Mac Roode, Vale and I succeeded in getting room with farmer for 40 francs. Family consists of old lady and husband and daughter of 20 years & little girl of 10 years. Very clean and sociable family. Taking physical training in AM's Musketry and working rest of day on orderly room.