No record in the War Diary [WO/95/2694]
24: Enemy Artillery very active in direction of FONQUEVILLERS shelling intermittently all day.
250 men of 5th Battn Leicestershire Regt lent to this Brigade for digging & clearing out Communication Trenches – divided into 4 parties of 60 – one for each Communication Trench.
(This is photograph Q 6996 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums)
139 Infantry Brigade: Headquarters War Diary [WO95/2692]