The Battalion has no further orders and still “Stand to Arms”. Lots of rumours going about the Shropshire Light Infantry.
Have gone post Haste to Cappy what for?
The 3rd Kings Royal Rifles have entrained. Where to? We have orders to move – where to? All is bustle, troops are moving both ways.
*King’s Shropshire Light Infantry – A regiment of the British Army that had first formed in 1881 but was expanded greatly to 12 battalions during the First World War. The regiment fought extensively and was awarded 60 battle honours over the course of WWI.