Julian Gould: “Love, Order, Progress”
Place: Melton Mowbray
13 August 1917
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son went to his Company, and myself to the Signal section, and that was the last time I saw him. We had hoped to have missed that turn, as the Battalion had already been in the line ten days, and we expected them to be relived in a day or so; however, it was not to be.
The Battalion went over the top on the night of the 30th, and no doubt it was in the attack that your son was killed. I myself was out on the Telephone line looking for a break, for we were out of communication with the left Company,