Item 03: Sydney B. Young war diary, 15 October 1916-14 April 1917 - Page 22
member Barber's Lane.
My cousin Frank has won the championship for grenade throwing in England &
France his record being 69 7/8 yds from a trench.
After dinner I left Luton to go on to Harlington to see my grandad. It is a very pretty
place though small. There are 3 public houses though you would not think there were
enough people to keep one going. Grandad was very glad to see me. He is very feeble
as his health has gone down a lot this