2.6.1917: Lt & Adjt E KERSHAW MC and LT HW HIGHAM on short leave to England (10 days). Lieut J TAYLOR performed the duties of Adjt during absence of Lieut Kershaw.
Edward Kershaw and Harold Woolf Higham
1/6th Battalion War Diary [WO/95/2694]
2-4th June: During this period work was concentrated on digging the assembly trench in the Cite De RIAUMONT. The enemy paid a good deal of attention to this work and frequently trench mortared and gassed our working parties.
139 Infantry Brigade: Headquarters War Diary [WO95/2692]