John Breed, Diary and Training diary, item 55

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July 10 Tuesday


3am orders to quit East Camp and

take up position. Left 10am. after

spending good 10 days rest arrived

at position 2pm. Mine Crater

Commenced dug-outs, Slept in dug out

Lackton and I. Mess was

previously built.


July 12 Wednesday


Aeroplane activity. 4 Bosche down

in our lines. British descended

intact. Pilot killed. On fatigues

till 12-mid-night


July 13 Thursday


Battery all day

3 men injured badly and 3 men killed

of our battery. returning from shell

fatigue, shell exploded in midst

12 mid-night

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July 10 Tuesday


3am orders to quit East Camp and

take up position. Left 10am. after

spending good 10 days rest arrived

at position 2pm. Mine Crater

Commenced dug-outs, Slept in dug out

Lackton and I. Mess was

previously built.


July 12 Wednesday


Aeroplane activity. 4 Bosche down

in our lines. British descended

intact. Pilot killed. On fatigues

till 12-mid-night


July 13 Thursday


Battery all day

3 men injured badly and 3 men killed

of our battery. returning from shell

fatigue, shell exploded in midst

12 mid-night


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  • March 26, 2017 17:08:38 Cheryl Ellsworth

    July 10 Tuesday


    3am orders to quit East Camp and

    take up position. Left 10am. after

    spending good 10 days rest arrived

    at position 2pm. Mine Crater

    Commenced dug-outs, Slept in dug out

    Lackton and I. Mess was

    previously built.


    July 12 Wednesday


    Aeroplane activity. 4 Bosche down

    in our lines. British descended

    intact. Pilot killed. On fatigues

    till 12-mid-night


    July 13 Thursday


    Battery all day

    3 men injured badly and 3 men killed

    of our battery. returning from shell

    fatigue, shell exploded in midst

    12 mid-night

  • February 24, 2017 06:45:11 Erin Selvey

    July 10 Tuesday


    3am orders to quit East Camp and

    take up position. Left 10am. after

    spending good 10 days rest arrived

    at position 2pm. Mine Crater

    Commenced dug-outs, Slept in dug out

    Lackton and I. Mess was

    previously built.


    July 12 Wednesday


    Aeroplane activity. 4 Bosche down

    in our lines. British descended

    intact. Pilot killed. On fatigues

    till 12-mid-night



    July 13 Thursday


    Battery all day

    3 men injured badly and 3 men killed

    of our battery. returning from shell

    fatigue, shell exploded in midst

    12 mid-night


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