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  2. A DIGGER'S DIARY (Contd.) Sailors and Soldiers.

    Dear "Non-Com."—The Royal Marines by their motto "Per mare per terrara" are both sailors and soldiers. Actually, for purpose of administration, they come ...

    Article : 757 words
  3. The Dreadnought Hoax.

    Dear "Non-Com,"—I wonder if any of our readers have ever heard of the hoax that was played on the captain, officers and crew of H.M.S. Dreadnought. She ...

    Article : 377 words
  4. The Home Front.

    Dear "Non-Com,"—If you happen to be a keen waterman this story may appeal to you. It "tickles" me still, it may awaken the same "tickles" in some of ...

    Article : 683 words
  5. Waterloo.

    Dear "Non-Com,"—My apologies to "Gidgie" for pinching part of his "Waterloo" letter recently as my subject. It brought back vivid recollections of my ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 574 words
  6. Longevity of Service.

    Dear "Non-Com,"—I will follow "Fish Fifty-First's" lead by giving a bit of my own history. I landed in Egypt with the ninth ...

    Article : 924 words
  7. To Correspondents.

    "Toxites" (11th), Ballidu.—Splendid! I'll have the joke illustrated and presented later. "Fifth Army," Boodarockin.—I'm glad ...

    Article : 553 words
  8. "Old Bill" Lynas.

    Dear "Non-Com,"—"Old Bill," as he was affectionately called, was a very lovable character and a splendid soldier but very absentminded and inclined to leave ...

    Article : 367 words
  9. Silence IS Golden.

    Dear "Non-Com,"—Having read the red page since its inception and never sent along a line I now enter the lists, but I still believe silence is golden (being a ...

    Article : 333 words
  10. On Badges.

    Dear "Non-Com,"—Re "Animal" badges that caused an argument lately, if they wait until I hold a review of my badges that I have parked in Perth for several ...

    Article : 194 words
  11. Improperly Dressed.

    Dear "Non-Com,"—After inspection by Sergeant O'Leary I was sent to the flank for being "improperly dressed." The adjutant, Captain Webbs (afterwards to ...

    Article : 72 words
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