...1944 the 1st Royal Berkshire war diary entry reads:
2 i/c MAJOR W L FAUX visited HQ 26 IND DIV HQ. Sgt ELLIOTT took out local patrol, following shooting incident of F.F. RIF night 18/19.
Lt.Col WALTON C.O. GREEN HOWARDS departs for his Adv Party.
Patrol under Capt H.K.V. MARSHALL XA.26 sets out for SHABE BAZAAR...