Extract from the official war diary of the 1st Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment
Arrived MERICOURT at 6.0 AM. Marched to camp E13d and got in about 7.0 AM. Were told we had to move again at 11.0AM. but this was cancelled. Finally moved off 2.45PM and came via MEAULTE to Sandpit E18d arriving 5.0 PM. Heavy rain soon after arrival. Operation orders attached.