29.7.1916 BELLACOURT: Battalion relieved by 5th Battalion in RIGHT SECTOR, the Battn moving into billets handed over by 5th in BAILLEUVAL.
War Diary [WO/95/2694]
29th: Went back short distance for alleged rest.
[Lieutenant Josiah Taylor]
29:. Hostile artillery fired a few rounds into BRETENCOURT & the trenches of the left Battalion.
Relief of 6th Sherwoods by 5th Sherwoods, * of 8th Sherwoods by 7th Sherwoods complete by 10-45 pm.
3 Officers arrived for Machine Gun Company
- 2/Lt WH HOFF
- 2/Lt JA HODGE
- 2/Lt PW DEXTER
- Lt JL PERCIVAL 6th Sherwoods attached for duty
139 Infantry Brigade: Headquarters War Diary [WO95/2692]