4th Army No. 4/A.A./66/30/27
XIIIth Corps 24/4(G)
18Division No Z.74
- Information has been received that lachrymatory shells will be available for 4.5” howrs. And perhaps for 60 pounders.
- As regards quantity, you can count on receiving about 1500 and this amount may reach 2500.
- No estimate can be given yet as to any prospect for the 60 pounders, it is hoped that a few may be available, but no figures have yet been given.
3/6/1916 sd. C.L.E. BUDWORTH, Major-General
For M.G. G.S. Fourth Army.
4th June 1916. sg H.E. BRAINE, Maj
For B.G. G.S.
June 5th 1916. Name unreadable
For Lt. Col S.G.S.O. 18th Division.