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Diary Overview
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Prologue
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Epilogue
Some Pictures

The Diary!

Sgt Bernard Joseph Brookes

'Queen's Westminster Rifles' 1914/1915

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The Original pages can be viewed HERE

The Original Pictures and other clippings are HERE

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Downloads

For 'Word' version (No extra pictures) click BJB DIARY s.DOC (2.3 MB)

For 'pdf' version click BJB DIARY.pdf  (8.5 MB)

For 'pdf' version (No extra pictures) click Diary ebooks\Notes from my Diary - Sergeant B J BROOKES.prc  (850 KB)

 

Or for a Kindle Diary ebooks\NOTES COMPLETED FROM MY DIARY A - Sergeant Bernard Joseph Brookes.prc  (8.2 MB)  EPUB  MOBI

For 'Kindle' version (No extra pictures) click BJB DIARY s.prc  (650 KB)  EPUB  MOBI

Also

My Aunt has produced a Paperback version of the diary which incorporates 58 captioned images
into the text and includes the footnotes pencilled by my grandfather in 1939. It has a foreword by
Lieutenant General Sir John Kiszely KCB MC, past-president of The Royal British Legion.

       

Book                             Kindle

 

 iBookstore   NOOK  Other eBook

Proceeds from this sale will be donated to the Royal British Legion 

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Links

 

This BLOG is a great link to the experiences shared in my Grandfather's Diary

 

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BBC World War site!

 

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The ‘Liverpool Scottish’ shared the journey in the

SS MAIDEN with the ‘Queens Westminster’s’.

Their museum web site is a real gem!

 

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Barbara Chapman is the Leverstock Green Local Historian,

 the QWR were billeted here at the beginning of the FWW. 

 http://www.lgchronicle.net/QWR.html

 

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This is another excellent site about the soldiers who fought at Hooge / Bellewaarde on 16th June 1915

www.bellewaarde1915.co.uk

 

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The Imperial War Museums

http://www.iwm.org.uk

 

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Email bjb@bobbrookes.co.uk

 

 
 
 

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