Item 03: Sydney B. Young war diary, 15 October 1916-14 April 1917 - Page 70

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the floor and has 3 apertures for fire.                    
These trenches were originally German but were captured from them.
Tucker in the trenches is not so bad. It is brought to us and the menu is as follows.

7.30 am Bacon & Tea
11 am Pea soup & Dry rations (Bread, B,Beef, cheese & Jam)
1 pm Stew
3 pm Tea
8 pm Tea or cocoa

10th We seem to have the upper hand here as all along the lines has been a continuous
& heavy bombardment the whole of the day.

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