Problems of journey to front line, Le Transloy on the Somme, 1917. Moving through communications trenches. Use of (waterproof and thigh high) jackboots.

University Of Oxford First World War Poetry Digital Archive
British NCO served as machine gunner with 7th Bn Dorsetshire Regt in GB, 1915-1916; served with 6th Bn Dorsetshire Regt on Western Front, 1917-1918