Extract from the diary of Lt B H Gregg, 5th Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment
[Lt Gregg joined up in August 1914 in Chester. He survived the war and died aged 102 in Canada.]
Sat Practiced with gunners in trenches. 1 p.m. 8 HUN aeroplanes overhead. 6 p.m. 6 HUN aeroplanes.