WWI: Fifty two months, fifty two posts – 22 – Death of a Poet

On May 26, 1915, in a hospital in Boulogne-sur-Mer, France, Julian Grenfell, then a Captain in the Royal Dragoons, died of the wounds he received on 13 May as he stood talking with other officers during operations near Ypres at Hooge . A splinter of shell which had landed near them hit him in the … Continue reading WWI: Fifty two months, fifty two posts – 22 – Death of a Poet

The Wipers Times – faithful reproduction of the fifth chapter of the Herlock Shomes serialisation – 8th May 1916

This chapter appeared in the second volume of The “New Church” Times  Herlock Shomes at it Again.                         SHOT IN THE CULVERT                                 FINAL INSTALMENT.                                 CHARACTERS: - Same as last week                         CHAPTER 6                 Sholmes and Co having arrived at their new sphere of action speedily got going again. Intha Pink seized his … Continue reading The Wipers Times – faithful reproduction of the fifth chapter of the Herlock Shomes serialisation – 8th May 1916