6am: Patrols occupied BURG and later whole of HEDGE TRENCH without opposition.
9am: Patrols pushed into ESSARTS.
2pm: Patrols reconnoitred QUESNOY FARM.
4pm: Small enemy detachment firing machine guns from QUESNOY FARM caused 1 platoon of ours to withdraw.
8.30pm: The Battalion occupied and held QUESNOY FARM.
1/6th Battalion War Diary [WO/95/2694]
To be completed
139 Infantry Brigade: Headquarters War Diary [WO95/2692]