John Breed, Diary and Training diary, item 37

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May 19. Saturday

Enemy shelling again engine just

managed to clear.

Kemmel O.P. all day

110 rounds on 2 Hostile Batteries

Calibrated on 4 Huns Farm with

observation from K.2 & Hill 63.

Enemy bombarded old position.


May 20. Sunday

104 rounds on 4 Hostile Batteries

126     "         "    Hostile Battery with

Aeroplane, successful.

Battery all day.


May 21st Monday

248 Battery position at farm

previously occupied by us. bombarded.

4 killed, 1 injured. In tent at time

1 shell fell within 20 yards. Tent

covered with earth.  2 more fell just

over tent.

68 rounds on 2 Hostile Batteries


14014.

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May 19. Saturday

Enemy shelling again engine just

managed to clear.

Kemmel O.P. all day

110 rounds on 2 Hostile Batteries

Calibrated on 4 Huns Farm with

observation from K.2 & Hill 63.

Enemy bombarded old position.


May 20. Sunday

104 rounds on 4 Hostile Batteries

126     "         "    Hostile Battery with

Aeroplane, successful.

Battery all day.


May 21st Monday

248 Battery position at farm

previously occupied by us. bombarded.

4 killed, 1 injured. In tent at time

1 shell fell within 20 yards. Tent

covered with earth.  2 more fell just

over tent.

68 rounds on 2 Hostile Batteries


14014.


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  • March 26, 2017 04:34:28 Cheryl Ellsworth

    May 19. Saturday

    Enemy shelling again engine just

    managed to clear.

    Kemmel O.P. all day

    110 rounds on 2 Hostile Batteries

    Calibrated on 4 Huns Farm with

    observation from K.2 & Hill 63.

    Enemy bombarded old position.


    May 20. Sunday

    104 rounds on 4 Hostile Batteries

    126     "         "    Hostile Battery with

    Aeroplane, successful.

    Battery all day.


    May 21st Monday

    248 Battery position at farm

    previously occupied by us. bombarded.

    4 killed, 1 injured. In tent at time

    1 shell fell within 20 yards. Tent

    covered with earth.  2 more fell just

    over tent.

    68 rounds on 2 Hostile Batteries


    14014.

  • February 25, 2017 03:27:39 Maethel Medina

    May 19. Saturday

    Enemy shelling again engine just

    managed to clear.

    Kemmel O.P. all day

    110 rounds on 2 Hostile Batteries

    Calibrated on 4 Huns Farm with

    observation from K.2, ll 63.

    Enemy Bombarded. old position.


    May 20. Sunday

    104 rounds on Hostile Batteries

    126     "         "    Hostile Battery with

    Aeroplane, successful

    Battery all day.


    May 21st Monday

    248 Battery position at farm

    previously occupied by us. bombarded

    4 killed, 1 injured. In tent at time

    1 shell fell within 20 yards. Tent

    covered with earth.  2 more fell just over tent

    68 rounds on 2 Hostile Batteries


    14014.


  • February 23, 2017 06:17:50 Erin Selvey

    May 19. Saturday

    Enemy shelling again engine just

    managed to clear.

    Kemmel O.P. all day

    110 rounds on 2 Hostile Batteries

    Calibrated on 4 Huns Farm with

    observation from K.2, ll 63.

    Enemy Bombarded. old position.


    May 20. Sunday

    104 rounds on Hostile Batteries

    126     "         "    Hostile Battery with

    Aeroplane, successful

    Battery all day.


    May 21st Monday

    248 Battery position at farm

    previously occupied by us. bombarded

    4 killed by wood. In tent at time

    1 shell fell within 20 yards. Tent

    covered with earth.  2 more fell just over tent

    68 rounds on 2 Hostile Batteries


    14014.


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