CBT, Gunner with 113th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery

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Letter sent from Barry, Vale of Glamorgan. Undated, assume Jan 1974. CBT provides an account of the battle from the point of view of the Battery stationed behind the 16th Welsh and 11th South Wales Borderers, who had kept up a barrage the night before the soldiers went into battle. ACH notes that he replied 20 Jan, and mentions that it is the first account he has received from artillery.