Sir Joseph John Talbot Hobbs personal diaries, Vol. I (25 April 1915 to 14 January 1916)

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south of BURGESS Baty (BURGESS discovered it) firing on our Troops operating south. Fire of a T.B. destroyer was got on[ ] about 5 p.m. & Batty has not fired since. Our Infy took Enemy Trenches on both flanks this day. May 31st The night was one of the quietest we have had. Usual round of inspection from Hughes, all except CADDYS Guns visited. Arranged the siting of Road for Guns in travel from BROWNES down towards HUGHES Batteries in rear of 1st Sect defence. 'X' Most interesting to watch combined operations of 6 T.B. Destroyers & Aeroplane after Enemy Submarine off ANZAC COVE. 'X' Not much firing this day. It is most gratifying to hear from so many Officers & others that in their opinion the Field Artillery have done such excellent work. this appears to be fully borne out by reports of Enemy losses by Shrapnell fire both from prisoners & our own reports. [Page] 53