Item 03: Sydney B. Young war diary, 15 October 1916-14 April 1917 - Page 55
are marks of what appears to be bullets etc. from a shrapnel shell.
27th Another fleet of German Aeroplanes of about 8 Bombarded, 1 of which was
28th New gas helmets issued (Box Respirator) use explained and practiced
manipulation. Also tested for 5 minutes in room of tear shell gas.
29th Left Merres in Motor transports 24 to a transport for Armentieres at 10 a.m. Arrived
at Armentieres and billeted in a clothing factory at noon. It is an immense factory and
we spent considerable