August 27th 1914

27th August 1914   Thursday

On the move again at dawn. Marched some hours then halted at Etreux and dug trenches – under shell fire – German aeroplane over our lines today, dropped bomb near Coldstreams but was brought down by our machine guns and rifles a minute after. 9th Lancers took pilot prisoner –wounded badly – Our casualties nil

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