Preparing to move. Part of Transport moved off at 7.30a.m. and remainder at 1.30p.m. Battalion left B.H.Q. at 10.00 p.m. arriving at embussing point near Queant at 11.00p.m. Moved off in lorries at 11.15p.m. Enemy aircraft dropped bombs but no casualties in the 38th Battalion. Weather cloudy all day, clear at night.
Image: Canadians off to the firing line in lorries. West Gate, Arras. October, 1917, Courtesy of Library and Archives Canada.