Wednesday, June 14 166th day - 200 days follow American Flag Adopted 1777 (Flag Day)
Bombing women and children. Tough isn't it - Of course they forget that battle of Britian [Britain] a few years ago. The war is definitely doing to be wrapped up in late November. Strictly a hunch.
Aug 16. To-night a very funny artillery barrage on our sector. At the point we watched it was well up in the mountains. Clouds hung over the front in the valley. The flashes hit against the clouds forming a pattern resembling heat lightening. The British are moving and the plan of battle is a turn to Southern France and an [arrow?] to Austria. We are spectulating [speculating] where we are going.
The Germans are in rout [meaning disorderly retreat] in France. Georgie Patten [George Patton] that great guy a son of a bitch in character but one of the best generals we got, chasing the Germans - a few more days will tell that story. It looks good and the opening play is again shifting to Russia to lead out
The Felise [Falaise] sector has closed in, bottling up thousands German troops. The invasion from the South has gone beyond schedule capturing all initial objections before the time limit