The 20th French Corps detrained in that area on the 4th and 5th.
We detrained; there was, in fact, no other course left to us.
The British troops had not detrained at Poperinghe, but in the Hazebrouck area.
Immediately they detrained they were hurried into the fighting line.
Towards evening we arrived at Alton and detrained on the outskirts of the town.
When we detrained he refused food and water, to our great concern.
From the village at which we detrained, everything was English.
It had detrained in the capital of the province from which its ranks had been recruited.
No time was lost here for we detrained on the quay side and embarked at once.
All doubts were dispelled on the 20th, for the Division then entrained at Candas and detrained at Mericourt.