Extract from war diary of 1st Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment
In trenches. Weather dull and misty at times. Wind, slight airs from S.W. A quiet day with slight shelling. Battalion front extended on left up to LA BASSEE CANAL. “D” Company relieved 2 platoons of the 16th Batt. R. WARWICKS in the new area. No. 49084 Pte. Partridge, A., wounded in arm by bullet. 1 Officer and 7 Other Ranks proceeded on leave.