Edward Roe in Kut - 1 November, 1916

from Diary of an old contemptible : private Edward Roe, East Lancashire Regiment, from Mons to Baghdad, 1914-1919, page 196:

The Amara 'Perriot [Pierrot] Company' gave a splendid show at Brigade Headquarters from 7.00 pm until 10.00 pm.
cite as

Edward Roe, and Peter Downham (ed.), Diary of an old contemptible : private Edward Roe, East Lancashire Regiment, from Mons to Baghdad, 1914-1919 (Barnsley, 2004), p. 196. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1402501922458 accessed: 20 September, 2017

location of experience: Kut

Listeners

Edward Roe
labourer, Soldier
1886-1952

Experience Information

Date/Time 1 November, 1916
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others

Notes

Edward Roe was a professional soldier who enlisted in 1905. He served with the East Lancashire Regiment, went onto the Active Reserve list in March 1914, and was recalled to active service at the outbreak of war in August 1914.


Originally submitted by hgb3 on Wed, 11 Jun 2014 16:52:02 +0100