The first Christmas

December 5, 1918

Excerpts from the diary of Green Howards soldier, Stanley Harrison, spanning Armistice day 1918 to the first peacetime Christmas for four years.

Dec. 5th.  Nothing else to do except try to keep warm.  Rations “off”.  All tinned stuff. Boat sailing tomorrow at 9am.

Find out more about our diarist, Stanley.