Report from the Front
# Another rough night. F sub were doing duty and it was about midnight when Bombardier Allen came into the dugout and said that something strange was happening. We went outside. A strange light, then an explosion and then all was quiet. Half-an-hour later
# Another rough night. F sub were doing duty and it was about midnight when Bombardier Allen came into the dugout and said that something strange was happening. We went outside. A strange light, then an explosion and then all was quiet.
Half-an-hour later there was heavy shelling. Gas. We rushed out to warn the others, all putting on has helmets. It was rough. All the time our position was being heavily shelled. We returned to the dugout satisfied that all were warned.
- February 14, 1918.
# Weather was improving. Major Montague in charge. Nearly always drunk, but in spite of this fault he was a clever man, conducted the work well.
Brigadier General Starling thought a great deal more of him than our major.
- February 15, 1918.
- 1 Former nurse at Stevenage's Lister Hospital struck off
- 2 Ian Stewart murder trial: Diane 'suffered lack of oxygen for up to an hour'
- 3 Hundreds in Herts fined for breaking lockdown rules
- 4 Meldreth mental health cancer support charity appoints first patron
- 5 Stewart 'wasn't distressed and calmly answered questions' at scene of wife's death, paramedic tells court
- 6 Hero dog sniffs out cash for charity with golf ball mission
- 7 Teenage moped rider seriously injured in crash
- 8 Ian Stewart's sons say 'devastated father was in tears at wife's death'
- 9 Murder trial told Ian Stewart was 'so cross' after sister-in-law called coroner
- 10 Revealed: Hertfordshire's most desirable villages