On the Somme, not so bad for new years day. Attached to the 49th Siege Battery. What a place I wouldn’t have told anyone about this place. I hope we are not here long.
No diary entry today by Gunner Grimshaw. More from him tomorrow
Here we are again in Loos after being up all night finding new lodgings. Its a fine game when played right. Anyway got down in our own billet about 12 o’clock midnight then up again at 6am to move our kits to the new billet.
Digging at Loos 1pm till 8pm (*I’m assuming this is on the 19th September 1917) then 5am to 1pm. Fritzy shelling the road near Loos today.
No diary entry today by Gunner Grimshaw he’s probably too busy digging gun pits!
Digging more gun pits at Loos. They are supposed to be for someone else and I hope so!
Digging at Loos (Loos – en – Gohelle) we have now 24 hours off not bad. D section.
Digging at Loos with C Section.
Gunner Grimshaw writes again tomorrow.