• Tobruk Diaries: Danger below...

    Monday 27 June 2011 by Carlie Walker.

    Bryant’s Diary:  Friday 27th June 1941 The section worked all night putting mortar-proof roofs over dug-outs.  We were just putting the finishing touches on our work when Reg stuck his pick in a jumping German mine.  I received four ball shrapnel wounds in the small of the back and one in the left arm.  Jim was hit twice in the groin, Reg a couple in the legs and Monty one in the ribs.  After going through nearly every medical …

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