On this day 18th July 1916

18.7.1916 BELLACOURT: Officers joined from England:-

  • Captain CVHC BLACKWALL
  • Captain ES WOOD
  • 2/Lt R EVANS
  • 2/Lt VH ARMITAGE
  • 2/Lt CL CROUCHER
  • 2/Lt WB DAVIES
  • 2/Lt AP STONER

War Diary [WO/95/2694]


18th: The enemy trench mortared trenches 145 & 144 today doing considerable damage & cutting the wire. The enemies back lines & villages were bombarded this evening. They threw very little back however.

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

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