Item 03: Walter V. Wright diary, 7 September 1916-23 March 1917 - Page 9
are only 15 yds off. They started to put some wire out last night, but our bombs got 8 of them so they got back. Got three letters from home, heard that McGinty and the crowd have come across, but they are still ion England (Lucky beggars)
9 Sept Out all last night in the Front line mending and running wires, they are in an awful state up to the knees in Liquid Mud, and raining too got in at 5 this morning covered in mud and had breakfast and when I had to go out again. spent all day up there.