...1917 the 1st Royal Berkshire war diary entry reads:
23rd - 24th
Battalion relieved 9th Welch in Line. A, C & D Coys in front Line running from BELGIAN WOOD to CANAL. Quiet relief. B Coy in Support, H.Q. in the Embankment. Lieut N.J. Grigson from Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry joined.
In the Trenches