...1916 the 1st Royal Berkshire war diary entry reads:
10:0AM and 1:0PM. Sixty pound trench mortars batteries cut enemy's wire in two places.
11:0AM. The Two Companies of 12th S.W.Bs attached to us for instruction left the trenches.
5:0PM. We were relieved by 2nd Battn Royal Munster Fusiliers who came back...