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Arthur Linfoot was stationed at Gonnehem in the North of France from 27 August to 6 September 1918.

27 August 1918; Tuesday

On duty at 9 o’clock. Not much to do. Lay down for an hour about 4.30. Relieved at 9 o’clock. Had a short lie in bed and then relieved from headquarters. Walked down to headquarters at Gonnehem1 and arrived in time for dinner. Billet in a hut with proper beds and bedclothes. Slept most of afternoon. Had walk after tea with Harvey and Billy Truman and slept with Billy in a real bed. Slept well. Heard from Ranald MacDonald that his brother Kenneth is missing.


  1. Gonnehem (B): 4km N. of Choques (A); Michelin square H4.