Hut

Hut

Extract from WW1 letter dated 28th Sept 1916
From David Taylor to Ginger (Ethel) Linn in USA
“…It is rather remarkable that I discovered quite by chance that my Captain is a member of the T Square Lodge and that there is another man in the next hut who is also a member there….Here in the camp they have just instituted two new ideas. One is that 120 men are served out with rifles and ammunition and have to be ready with equipment and food to be sent anywhere to guard any Zepps that may have been brought down. The second is that another 90 men have to be ready to go off to hold down any Zepp that may come down in a damaged condition…”

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