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 from Gunner Grimshaw today. So thought I would include a close up photo of his “dog tag”
Gunner Grimshaw didn’t write anything in his diary today.
No diary entry from Gunner Grimshaw today so thought I would post a photo of his military medal and campaign medals.
Settled down for a week or so and then we shall be off again. Not very far off Lens.
No diary entry from Gunner Grimshaw. Next entry tomorrow
Day off… not bad but going up tonight to the new gun pits at (Maroc). Loo’s (Loos-en-Gohelle) and Lens just in front of us.
Digging new gun pits 4 in an old house
Arrived at Nouex (Noeux-les-Mines?)
Arras not bad place plenty of people knocking about and a few shells but they never take any notice about it.