Item 03: Sydney B. Young war diary, 15 October 1916-14 April 1917 - Page 100
recollection brings back to mind a young chap who funked going over the top he said to
the officer "I really haven't got the heart" The officer coolly pulled out his revolver and
speaking in a careless, easy manner
Said pulling out his watch said "There
is 30 seconds between you and the bullet in this revolver. Over there you have a
chance here you have none" He went.
Mar 7th Have just received word from my uncle that my letter to my