11 May 1917

Extract from war diary of 6th Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment

Canal Bank, near Ypres

Battalion in support. All available men on R.E. fatigue.  At 10-30pm. 2 Officers and 36 O.R. together with 1 Officer and 9 O.R. R.E. successfully blew with dynamite the 16 dugouts known as CANADIAN DUGOUTS, situated in NO MAN’S LAND.  No casualties.

 

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