WWI diary of Major T. A. Kidd (10th Light Horse) 4 August 1916 to 28 August 1916

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[Page 148] Shrapnel bursting over KATIB GANNIT 5th Reg LH in reserves 1 1/2 miles NE ASAB 385 Enemy aeroplane reconnoitring over DUEIDAR MONITORS 40 [degrees] from 383 bearing 383 [arrow pointing to right] 300 201 degrees bearing Bursts & machine & rifle fire in KATIB GANNIT & south. Enemy concentrates in force on our right flank & pushes it back @ x @ takes up position at . Our troops handle enemy severely & take 400 prisoners 1 M Gun. In the enemy we take 1000 prisoners (1 battr) 2 Guns 1 MG