21 August 1915

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.

Ration

Deficient Iron Rations supplied.

 

 

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