25th April 1917: Diary

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 Wed., Apr 25, 1917   S18 D8.2.

6 AM Weather fine – Bright.  Situation quiet. Wind North.
10 AM Companies engaged on General trench repair work.  No Hostile shelling.
2 PM Relief with 52nd Battalion commenced and companies moving back in accordance with instructions contained in Battalion Operation Order No. 47.
5 PM The Battalion marched into VILLERS AU BOIS reaching billets at 4.30 P.M.
6 PM Headquarter established in Suburban Huts – South East of Villers au Bois – Companies also billeted in huts this area.

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