Private Diary of J.K. Dick Cunyngham Br Gen
Tuesday May 7th. Inoculated for cholera at 10 a.m. Walked with Williams for 40 minutes. Number of officers now in Camp 1 Br. Gen., 7 Lt. Cols., 4 Majors, 79 Capts, 80 Lieuts, 220 2nd Lts, R.N.V.R. 2 Lts 4 Sub Lt. 1 Mercantile Marine (Capt) total 398 – Telegram from Daisy, posted from Karlsruhe, arrived 5.30 p.m. FRISCHAUF PACKETE und KLEDER BESTELLT. Daisy Dick Cunyngham which Birch translates as “Cheer up, parcels and clothing being put in order sent!! ** evidently arrived at Karlsruhe or 4 May from Geneva.
Had shorthand lesson 4.30 p.m. preliminary & alphabet.