Item 02: Charles Hargreaves diary, 6 February 1916-23 March 1918 - Page 121
drownded on the way back – makes one a fatalist.
Yesterday & today have been taking rations up to advanced HQ near Dickebush & then gone on to the R.E. Dump near Ypres for sandbags to complete the H.Q Camp. Hot & very dusty weather.
Toady between Dickebush & Cafe Belge – Fritz was sending some heavy stuff over at one point of the road – and we went through at a gallop for about 400 yards.
One shell had torn a hole in the road just ahead & we smelt the powder as we