Edith Appleton in Calais - 25 December, 1918

from Diary of Edith Appleton, Christmas Day 1918, pages 287-288:

After a long and cheery meal we played bridge and ended the evening at 11.45 with dancing in the kitchen to the music of the gramophone.
cite as

Edith Appleton, Diary of Edith Appleton, Christmas Day 1918. In Ruth Cowen (ed.), A Nurse at the Front (London, 2013), p. 287-288. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1397144245674 accessed: 19 July, 2024

location of experience: Calais


Edith Appleton
nurse, QAIMNS nurse

Experience Information

Date/Time 25 December, 1918
Medium playback
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors


Edith was on board the ambulance train she was currently working on, which was stationary just outside Calais.

Originally submitted by hgb3 on Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:37:25 +0100