In the morning of August 30th, Lieutenant W.T.Bredin proceeded to England on leave of absence and Lieutenant E.B.Smythe, M.C. reported back from leave of absence. At 1.15p.m. the Battalion moved to St.Quentin where it was located in hutments. (See Operation Order no.212 attached) Lieutenent A.T.Waters reported to the Battalion and was post to “D” Company.