M.T.S. Two accidents. One man smashed his thumb, and machine gun runs away. Capt. Lintot hurt. Usual drill. See Mr Ninnis. Leave stopped.
Capt. Lintot’s name appears later in the Bn. War Diary, and he is believed to have survived the war.
 My grandfather, Allan Ninnis. Married with a one year-old daughter, he was not called up until the following year. He served as a private in 1st Bn. The Buffs (East Kent Regiment), and was killed at Scottish Wood, near Ypres, on 2nd August 1918.