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Bienvillers

Battalion in reserve to the Brigade. Digging was carried on day and night shifts. Under Brigade orders alarms were practiced almost daily, with an inlying Company or more out working, with a view to testing the time required to occupy the sector of the subsidiary trench line allotted to the Battalion. This was found to average out at about 35 minutes, from the alarm to completion of occupation.

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