25 September 1914
Extract from the official war diary of the 1st Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment
6.30 pm The Coys in the Trenches were relieved by The Suffolk Regt & the Battalion marched out at 6.30 p.m. crossing the River Aisne Bivouaced on the North Bank as Battalion in Reserve to 15th Inf. Brigade.
Remarks by – Major F.B Young, commanding 1st Bn
In accordance with Divisional Orders Capt J.B.Young was appointed Temporary Major & assumed Command of the Battalion