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OAF Avenue 5th S.W.B


BIFFO
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I am researching a chap in B Company  5th Batt S.W.B,they have spent a really long time digging,rivetting and sandbagging OAF Avenue,where is it,I think its in the polygon wood area-ish

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Blimey,,I have just written another post re books,saw your post,

Because of my silly eyes I cannot see where it is,near Polygon Wood ?

Biffo who needs a seeing eyed dig(at the moment)

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7 minutes ago, BIFFO said:

Because of my silly eyes I cannot see where it is,near Polygon Wood ?

 

On this map

http://digitalarchive.mcmaster.ca/islandora/object/macrepo%3A66945/-/collection

Top right "O" square #4 - three from right

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Ah now I see,thank you for your help,I tell you it must have been some CT trench they were there late 1917 digging,rivetting,u framing,raising the parados sand bagging for over 3 surprised fritz never attacked,like most of the pioneers no wonder lots came back ruptured

Biffo

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