Hogmanay 1918/1919

Happy New Year Everyone, Except Bolos

All material produced or reproduced here and throughout this work is the sole copyright of the author and the family of Doctor D.C.M. Page MC

“I waited up to see the New Year in. It was a beautifully clear and frosty night. At midnight all the church bells rang, and ships’ sirens, and engine whistles blew. Somewhere a few rockets were sent up. After I had got into bed the night sergeant came in with two bottles of beer, and Richardson and I drank in the New Year.”

Find out about our connection with Dr Page and an introduction to his diary here

Leave a Comment:

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *