France

At 4:30 a.m. 8394 Pte. John Waddie Wishart of the 1st Battalion, South Wales Borderers stands to but is dismissed shortly afterwards when it becomes apparent that a German attack won’t be forthcoming. The remainder of the day is spent carrying out chores such as washing clothes and cleaning rifles. Word is received in the evening that three British cruisers (the Aboukir, Cressy and Hogue) had been torpedoed in the North Sea.

Gunners 56591 George Greig Wishart and 7322 Joseph Wishart remain at their previous positions.