VOLUME VII WAR DIARY 50th CANADIAN INFANTRY
VIMY RIDGE EAST OF SOUCHEZ
1917, 3 Feby
TIME SHOW COMMENCED
9PM. with intense bombardment on enemys front line
Raiding Parties reached enemys front line at 9.04PM.
Barrage lifted to enemys second line at 9.04PM.
Each party successful in their allotted task.
Estimated number of enemy killed & wounded 100
Number of prisoners brought in 7
1 officer (LIEUT W.L. COOK) missing believed killed. 4 other ranks missing believed killed. 1 other rank killed. 3 officers (LIEUTS A.S. MACULLOCH, A.M. SUTHERLAND and S.A. MOORE) wounded and 34 other ranks wounded
ENEMYS WORKS DESTROYED
Approximately 24 Dug outs, 8 Sniper posts, 5 Machine Gun emplacements, 2 Saps, 2 trench junctions and one mineshafts
During whole operation enemy shelled his own front line.
Identifications showed that the 16th & 17th Bavarians were opposing.
TOTAL DURATION OF OPERATIONS.