Item 02: Charles Hargreaves diary, 6 February 1916-23 March 1918 - Page 74
of mud & bitterly cold – We have got a waggon cover slung between two trees & a fire pot burning underneath tonight so things are comparatively comfortable.
Nov 1 (Wednesday) Pommies Redoubt
arrived here on Monday afternoon after being 6 hours on the road doing 4 miles. The road being blocked with traffic as the 1st Aust Div was going in
the & the 29th Div coming out.
Passed their Inf. on the road Munsters – R.IR. – Essex, Lancs Hants. They looked a pitiable sight – slathered in mud & shaken with the strain & hardships.