On this day 25th May 1916

No record in the War Diary [WO/95/2694]


25: Quite day. Work on trenches progressing.

139 Infantry Brigade: Headquarters War Diary [WO95/2692]


1522 Pte Benjamin Stubbins, a labour from Lockford Lane in Chesterfield and a Pre-War Territorial in A Company was wounded in action but remained at duty.

1522 StubbinsBenjamin has originally enlisted as a boy in January 1912 when he was 15 years old after he was given permission by his parents.1522 Stubbins letter

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