Report from the Front

# We fired about 30 rounds each. Our gun was only two points above condeming. This report was ­pleasing, we had often been told that our shooting was erractic on the Cambrai Front. Seemed strange after such good reports while on the Lens Front. – January

# We fired about 30 rounds each. Our gun was only two points above condeming.

This report was ­pleasing, we had often been told that our shooting was erractic on the Cambrai Front. Seemed strange after such good reports while on the Lens Front.

- January 25, 1918

# We visited Albert in the afternoon. The town was smashed. Quite a number of civilians had returned. The ruins of cathedral were most interesting.


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The Madonna still hung down. It was the saying that when the statue fell the war would end. It was shot down in the March offensive.

- January 26, 1918.

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