Item 03: Walter V. Wright diary, 7 September 1916-23 March 1917 - Page 16
leave is going to start on 15th, and Ive "lost" my pay book so everything looks lovely. 14 Sept relieved last night marched to Ypres and waiting three hrs for the rest of the Bn By Jove it was cold got back to our huts at 4AM. Gee it was cold Got a letter from Griff hear all is A1 at home. I was glad to hear it I was a bit dubious at one stage of the game.
19 Sept Still "Resting" been raining for two days, mud everywhere, went into Popperinge without leave had a fair time, been issued with a new Tunic, and a Flag