20 March 1916

Extract from the official war diary of 2nd Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment

AIVATLI

Battalion Exercise.  Parade at 1 pm.  Route March via SERRES ROAD to 48.8 – 43 (Ref Map 1 – 50,000).  Advanced for attack against our trenches by daylight.  Attack unable to approach within 1000 yds by Daylight, waits till night and then advances to position for assault & entrenches.  Pack Animals taken.

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