Monday 4 July 2011 by .
Bryant’s Diary: Friday 4th, Saturday 5th July 1941 Just the usual hospital routine, a pretty rapid improvement as a result. Cosgriff’s Diary: Friday 4th July 1941 Fair night – undisturbed. Missa Tempore Belli [Mass in Time of War]. After communion to the Beach but I did not see very many. Roast beef for tea tonight even on Friday. Mail expected today but did not arrive. Planes fly very low over the beach – honed …
Monday 16 May 2011 by . 2 comments
Cosgriff’s Diary: Friday 16th May 1941 Up often for warnings – no bombs – alarm failed...so no Mass...No communion either. Wrote to Aileen and I will post it this time. Jerrys in Syria and Irak will probably affect our air mail. Push on today by 2/12. Plenty of casualties but none serious. Two Jerry prisoners – first for long time. Eyetie prisoner who threw grenade brought in... Going to teach Fr. Borsorelli …