War Diaries – 38th Bn. CEF

38th Bn, CEF-Monday, October 21, 1918

Commanding officer holds conference of Company Commanders in Headquarters Mess at 9.30a.m. Company inspection at 11.00a.m. C.O. Inspected billets at 11.00a.m. Few civilians in town. Orders to move at 4.30p.m. Cancelled. Mayor of  Mastaing returned to his home after absence of four years. He asked for a French newspaper. He was guest of officers to dinner. Weather Dull.

Image: Canadians at Y.M.C.A. in ruined village, Sailly. Advance East of Arras. October, 1918, Courtesy of Library and Archives Canada.

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