Throughout 2014 we will be tweeting entries from a World War 1 soldier’s 1918 diary. You can follow George Kellett’s diary entries on Twitter @WW1_Diary.
We will also post the full month’s diary entries on this blog.
For George Kellett's February diary entries please see our previous blog: February 1918
|On 7 March George wrote a letter to Connie. Connie was a friend of Emma Horner who George married in October 1919. This is a picture of Emma.|
|Emma lived above this chocolate shop, 20 Wood Street, Wakefield|
|Emma and Connie wrote lots of postcards to each other, in this one Connie talks about her boyfriend getting his papers.|
|George trained as a carpenter and joiner from 1909 - 1915. This is his apprenticeship indenture. Throughout his 1918 diary George often refers to tasks carried out that utilise his carpentry skills.|
16 March 1918
|This could be the picture George refers to in his 18 March diary entry.|