WAR DIARY of AA Laporte Payne 16 January 1917
Brigade Diary, Personal Diary, Operation Orders, Note Books, Memoranda
January 16, 1917.
We are getting along alright. The Colonel has been fairly sweet tempered, I am glad to say. In this comparative comfort existence is not so bad, but I feel rather a brute when our fellows are having such a rotten time in the trenches. But I suppose this will not last long for me.