...1915 the 1st Royal Berkshire war diary entry reads:
Trenches. A quiet day, a farm just in rear of Battn HQ took fire, and the enemy put some shrapnel over, presumably at the smoke. Relieved about 7p.m. by 5th Fusiliers.
2 men killed.
1 man wounded.
Returned to billets at LOCRE. Draft of 99 joined Battn...