Extract from the diary of Norman Hughes, “B” Coy, 1/4th Ches. Regt. 53rd (Welsh) Division
[Norman Hughes came from Neston. In Gallipoli with the 4th Bn]
In Fire trench.
Snipers do not worry us so much. Heavy artillery duels.
Platform on which we stand to fire from 2 ft. wide.
First see you can fire over the parapet.
Deficient Iron Rations supplied.