This week’s war: 10

Walked with C. to Shoreham Cottage to condole with Mrs Burton whose eldest son in the R.F.A. [Royal Field Artillery] has been killed in the Battle of the Aisne…. Lovely day: wind SSE2. [LUL MS.9]

8 October 1914. Diary entry by Alfred Osten Walker, naturalist and gardener. This week’s war: 10.