21.7.1917 LES BREBIS: Battalion relieved 1st LEICESTERS and 1st WEST YORKS in SUPPORT on HILL 70 RIGHT.
LIEUT COLONEL CB JOHNSON killed in action.
MAJOR W SEATON assumed temporary Command.
1/6th Battalion War Diary [WO/95/2694]
21/IX/17: We commenced relieving portions of the 71st and 18th Infantry Brigades in HILL 70 Sector.
139 Infantry Brigade: Headquarters War Diary [WO95/2692]
1878/240311 Corporal Wilfred Higginbottom was killed in action