24 September 1914
Extract from the official war diary of the 1st Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment
2pm A C & D Coys occupied the trenches at Sormoise – B coy improved their defences astride the Le Mesnil Valley.
Remarks by – Capt F.B Young, commanding 1st Bn
The following Officers arrived today
Captain L.A.Forster. Res of Off
Captain S. Butterworth 3rs Ches
2 Lt H.S. Stalker Res of Off
2nd Lt L.B.J. Pogson 1/Ches Regt.
and 21 men