War Diary of 2/4th Battalion, Royal Berkshire Regt
Artillery preparation opened at 11am, attack at 6pm. 2/1 Bucks on our left, Australian Division of left of 2/1 Bucks, 183 Bde on our right & 182 Bde on right of 183 Bde. 8th & 61st Divisional Artillery behind our line. Casualties. Officers 3 killed (Lt Col J H Beer, 2/Lt G S Abbott & 2/Lt F C D Williams) & 2 wounded (Major T Shields & 2/Lt D R Gibson). Other ranks 35 k, 115 w & 8 shell shock.
Bn relieved by 2/4 Oxford & Bucks L I at 10:30pm. Marched back into Billets at RUE DE LA LYS.