July 26. Drill in morning, bath-parade after dinner.
July 27. We went through a stunt today in trench work, especially with regard to the relief of bombing parties against counter-attacks.
We marched three miles to the scene of operations, (which, by the way, was one of the trenches actually occupied a few months ago,) and returned after dinner feeling very hot & tired.
A cool bath proved to be an excellent antidote.
July 28 We packed up camp this morning and by 3 P.M. not a stick or a stone was to be seen on the ground which we had occupied. At this hour we set out on an 8 mile march for the railway line. As the day was extremely hot we felt the march