Georgina Lee et al. in Westminster - 12 July, 1918

from Diary of Georgina Lee, 12 July 1918, page 259:

Muz and I went to Westminster to see the Zouaves Band march from the Cathedral where a Requiem Mass was sung for all the French who have lain down their lives for the war. The Zouaves have come over on a visit to London, a return visit for the one paid to Paris by our Guards' Band.
cite as

Georgina Lee, Diary of Georgina Lee, 12 July 1918. In Gavin Roynon (ed.), Home fires burning : the Great War diaries of Georgina Lee (Stroud, 2006), p. 259. accessed: 16 July, 2024

location of experience: Westminster


Experience Information

Date/Time 12 July, 1918
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in public


Georgina began to keep her diary at the outbreak of war, as a record for her son Harry, then 9 months old.

Originally submitted by hgb3 on Wed, 04 Jun 2014 16:26:19 +0100