Monday, November 11th 1918

Corps. H.Q. moved to Mareilles.

 

… and so the diary ends on Armistice day 1918. No mention of the end of war is made.

By now the Major James Brierley survived until the 1960’s. This document a legacy of a period of our history that seems terrible to our 21st century lives, and yet it was not war to end all wars….

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Monday, November 11th 1918