Sept. 10 Thursday 1942

Calesthenics were much more satisfactory this morning. Breitling was in charge. His exercises were the first that I could call of any value. Nelson was here for school with Father Kennedy and said that he read last night the coments in Sharp's report and was so made at the injustice of the report that he..

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Sept. 8, 1942 Tuesday

Calisthenics held this morning at 8330: The instructor was more concerned with form than with giving fifteen minutes of good exercise. There should be less talk and more of it. I am really eager to take strenous exercises. But unfortunately the system of a new instructor daily defeats this as each one is more interested..

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Sept. 7, 1942 — Monday

Labor day in a prison camp. At breakfast Lewis announced that hereafter the calisthenics will be at 8:30 each morning. He also announce the end of required mass activity. The Japs only require that at least one hour of physical activity be allotted by each officer. It is an individual problem and Lewis called upon..

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