The WWI Diaries of Captain - Late Major Geoffrey Beeston-Bancroft. Army Service Corps

1 . I am at. Army Form A V . 3431. MESSAGE PAD. .........D iv is io n . Map reference or Mark on Map at back, f and am consolidating. ............................\ and have consolidated. > ¦ 5 S ~ 2. I am held up by M.Gr. at. 3. I need :β€” Am m unition. -Bombs. Kifle bombs. W ater and rations. Yery lights. Stokes shells. 4. Counter attack forming up at β€’5. I am in touch w ith.................................... on at. Left 6. I am not in touch on 7. Am being shelled from ................................................. rf. Present stren g th .................... .rifles. Eeinforcem ents required : ¦ ................. Platoons. ................. Sections riflemen. .......................... bombers. Sections rifle bombers. β€ž Lewis gunners. i). Hostile B a t ter y M a c h in e G-un T h e n c e M ortar ...... m. active at. T im e.......................... m. N am e............................... D ate........................................ Platoon......... .......... ;.... Company........................ Battalion........................ W1843β€”RI643 150,000 5/17 HW7(P740) .
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