17.6.1916 SUS ST LEGER: 139th Bde practiced attack near LUCHEUX FOREST in presence of Corps Commander & GOC Division. 6th Battn in support.
War Diary [WO/95/2694]
17th: The 5th, 6th & 7th Battns Sherwood Foresters practiced the attack today before the Commanders of 46th DIvision & VIIth Corps. Smoke was used in small quantities. Both Commanders expressed themselves pleased with what they saw. Both Officers addressed the Regimental Officers & Platoon Commanders after the Operation.
139 Infantry Brigade: Headquarters War Diary [WO95/2692]