Item 05: Hector Brewer diary, 7 March-5 August 1918 - Page 71
barely 18 years of age has married. He also informs me that he had just completed a novel at time of writing and had dedicated the book to me for which little piece of thoughtfulness I am very pleased indeed and I hope it sells like hot cakes.
Our boys continue to worry the hun in front of Villers. Yesterday they advanced ¼ mile on a front of 1¼ miles and took 300 huns 150 M. Guns and killed a great many. Again today they have advanced another 500 yards on