The great foe of humanity was stored in a tobacco-house, and the q.m. slept three nights between the barrels.
Regts are to be furnished with firewood daily, apply to q.m. Genl for teams.
Valises of course were left behind with all 'spare parts' in the q.m.'s stores.
A Cockney chum of mine was disgusted to hear the q.m. say he was issuing hot soup in lieu of rum.
As he was being carried past the q.m. he smiled and said, "Someone will have to be in lieu of me now, Quarter!"
Early in 1915 one of our q.m. Sergeants was sent to Cairo to collect a gang of native labourers for work in the brigade lines.
"I am obliged to keep very dark, my dear q.m.," Bertram said at last, still dwelling on the inconvenience to himself.
Doesn't seem to have made the beef any tenderer, the supplies come up any quicker, the q.m.'s clothing get issued any quicker?
The inventory did not balance, and two q.m. privates were trying, profanely and without success, to find the discrepancy.
The transport and q.m. Stores moved into a field near Poperinghe.