Item 04: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1918 - Page 126
5 May 1918 Sunday (X to X crossed out)
Camped till 6 A.M. & up & on as we just got in anywhere last night. One reinforcement whose first experience it was asked innocently "do we always do this"
I think I've lost a stone in weight during past 6 days- but my nerves are still alright- tho' shaken.
X Our casualties outnumber our prisoners & we left some wounded, lost some guns 9! & a whole Field Ambulance – completed a black week-X A great surprise my leave granted & I ride to