Monthly Archives: January 1915

31st January 1915

At Queensferry. Fine weather and not cold. Posted your letter. Have written to Marion. Not much war news today. New movements being made by Austro-German Army operating in Galicia. Counter-move being made by the Russians. It is suspected that the … Continue reading

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30th January 1915

Anchored at 2 a.m. this morning in Firth of Forth (Queensferry), so we are back to our base again. I envy the Argyll who has taken our place at Jarrow. Have been wishing that I could spend week-end with you. … Continue reading

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January 29th 1915

Start the old routine again. It is hard to get used to at first, but after a few busy days one begins to settle down again. 2 p.m. Left Palmer’s Yard, Jarrow and proceeded slowly down the Tyne. This is … Continue reading

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January 28th (Thursday) 1915

The fateful day. The day of my having to leave all those so dear to me, to return to the old existence on H.M.S. Roxburgh. The three days which marks the period of my most happy time for six months, … Continue reading

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January 28th 1915

“Left Jarrow.” “During the time we have been at sea we have been on various patrolling areas. As far east as Norway, as far west as N.E. coast of Ireland and we have covered most of the area of the … Continue reading

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January 19th 1915

“Arrived at Palmer’s Yard, Jarrow at 9-30 a.m. for a 10-days refit. Four days leave and a free railway pass granted to each watch.”

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January 18th 1915

“Left Queensferry at 9 p.m.”

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January 10th-17th 1915

“At Queensferry.”

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January 9th 1915

“Arrived Queensferry at 3 a.m. Coaled.”

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January 7th-8th 1915

“At sea.”

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January 6th 1915

“Left Queensferry at 5.30 p.m.”

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