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A showery day for the men of the 1st Black Watch, who are holding the line in the Rue-du-Bois sector. There is sniping on both sides that cause five wounded. Privates 3/4067 Robert Wishart, 7397 George Wishart and 2338 Andrew Wishart are not among the five.

In Coyecques 6391 Pte. John Wishart and the Royal Scots Greys parade at 8 a.m. for brigade tactical exercise near Fauquembergues.

During the day 1995 Pte. Albert Wishart of the 5th Black Watch is wounded whilst in a working party at B Lines in la Gorgue. He is shot in the hand whilst carrying ammunition and to the trenches and sent to hospital in Boulogne before returning to convalesce in Britain. Albert’s war is temporarily at an end.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]