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Date: September 20th 1917

Sept. 20
Big battle in this section. English, Scottish & Australian troops taking part. All objectives gained and Fritz retiring from Langomarak to Hollibrich immediately east of St. Eloi & south of Zillibike. Hundreds of prisoners on roads and in cages and many wounded both sides. Spent day at dressing station. Battle continuing today (21st) with everything favourable. "c" Co, running line through St. Julian. Pretty hot but only 1 casualty so far. Tom Murphy wounded by bomb splinter. Probably will go back to Canada.