and then it began worse than ever as he countered attacked which lasted for about three howers.
June 9th 1917.
We are to be relieved in the morning by No. 5 Coy. after 48 howers and no relief and very little to eat. I have been unable to keep diary
as on account of the intense shell fire which has been going on since the advance started. I have to go out and get water for our guns, for this we have to walk about a mile under shell fire all the time. the dead are beginning