24.10.1917: Capt ES WOOD proceeded to join RFC as observer on probation.
Edgar Stanley Wood transfered to the Royal Flying Corp in March 1918 and after a months training he joined No. 7 Squadron in France flying RE8 reconnaissance planes. He was wounded on the 4th May 1918 and did not return to flying duties.
Lieut T GREAVES to Command “A” Company.
1/6th Battalion War Diary [WO/95/2694]
24/X/17: Hostile artillery again “area shooting”. An enemy patrol of 20 men was seen returning to their lines S of BOIS HUGO H26c but was not engaged.
139 Infantry Brigade: Headquarters War Diary [WO95/2692]