Extract from the official war dairy of the 1st Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment
DERNACOURT LE QUESNOY
Batt marched out of camp at 8 AM to MERICOURT to entrain (Orders attached). After a considerable wait at station train moved off about 1-30 AM & detrained at HANGEST about 3.30 PM. From there the Battalion marched to LE QUESNOY and
billeted bivouaced in an orchard. All the Brigade moved by train & were all bivouaced for night at LE QUESNOY. Fine & warm. Two drafts of 25 ORs & 44 ORs respectively joined the Battalion.