Leaving Boulogne, we travelled some way up the line, detraining at a small station called Arneke.
Entraining and detraining and embarking must be done in absolute silence.
The most favourable area for detraining appears to be that of St. Omer-Hazebrouck.
We had reliable reports that the detraining of troops was rapidly proceeding at Lille and Courtrai.
detraining here, we made a rapid march to within a mile of Ypres.
An entire Algerian division was, as a matter of fact, detraining and hurrying to fight before Paris.
Since detraining at Coxyde on 20th June, things had been comparatively quiet and the weather ideal.
In addition to these details, the Battalion was called upon to furnish escorts and large parties for detraining work.
On detraining it marched to billets at Eringhem for two nights.
Ignoring the sensation caused by the detraining of four persons simultaneously, Percival led his party along a muddy rough lane.