Major A.J. Love, First World War Gallipoli diary

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18/6/15 - Very quiet day - While working party under Lieut Craig were at 13.15 pm en route to Walkers Ridge, they were halted on account of block + while halted 6 men were wounded by shrapnell No 72 Beardman LH

     80 Morthey WRE.
     792 Dixon GF.
     140 Plant F.J.   dangerous
     175 Martin AN
     305 Mundy HE  (Machine Gun)

Reported this + recommended changing under cover of darkness, all large working parties + picquets to + regulate same so as not to have a congestion - Forwarded file + report from McMasters to Bde H Qrs.

                                                    officers   others

Landed as per 11/6/15. 26 556 Effective - 13 417 MG Section detached for duty 1 26 Sick 2 41 Wounded 8 52 Killed 5 Missing (Cummings) 1 Duty MGS 4 Retd Heliopolis 6 Units 3 9 attached 2 1 26 556 Supplied inlying picquet under Captain Piesse [Page 56]