Firing and explosions from a Zeppelin raid

William Hallam heard that his daughter Marjorie in London had beem terrified by experiencing a Zeppelin raid, while Florence Vansittart Neale and two friends volunteered for the day at a YMCA canteen at an army camp.

William Hallam
4th June 1915

We had a letter from Marj. She was nearly scared to death by that Zeppelin Raid, as she heard the firing and explosions all the time.

Florence Vansittart Neale
4 June 1915

I took Edie and Mary Innes to camp – Bovington Green (Grenadiers). We did canteen, YMCA. I sold tobacco & cigarettes 2-6.

Dairies of William Hallam (D/EX1415/23) and Florence Vansittart Neale (D/EX73/3/17/8)

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