4 July 1916

Extract from the official war diary of 11th Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment

Thiepval

afternoon of the 4th inst. the Cheshires were relieved by the 1st Wiltshire Regt and proceeded to some assembly trenches in AVELUY WOOD. Major B Evans of the 2nd S. Lancashire took over command of the Battalion on the 5th instant and at 2 pm on the 6th the battalion proceeded

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