1 January 1917

Extract from war diary of 1st Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment

Trenches

Battalion relieved by 1st NORFOLKS in BRICKSTACKS.  Heavy shelling by enemy from 8.A.M., to 10-30A.M.   4 direct hits on Headquarters.  Battalion proceeded to rest in LE QUESNOY, men completely exhausted. But came in fairly well.  Billets good and compact with exception of “C” Company.

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