Monday 20 June 2011 by .
Cosgriff’s Diary: Friday 20th June 1941 Peaceful night at last. Missa SS Cordis Jesus... To beach this morning and worked all morning without finishing. Had a John Swan’s with Eric. John Horan as usual pessimistic about our position. The big push was definitely a big failure. God knows what will happen to us now but we hope for a Russo-German struggle. Still no mail but a parcel from Mrs Garvey with a pair of socks. …