Batt in support line, Transport moved Agny. The battalion was located in trenches and shelters on the South end of the Scarpe River, East of Fruchy. A Commanding Officers’ conference was held at brigade headquarters and orders were issued that the brigade would relieve the 3rd brigade in the trenches South of Vis-En-Artois this evening. This order, however, was cancelled later in the afternoon on the 3rd Brigade was putting on a minor operation.
Image: Canadians resting in captured trenches. Advance East of Arras. August, 1918, Courtesy of Library and Archives Canada.