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The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day

2nd June 1915

On this day:

  • 6th London Brigade RFA Register Targets   Target Registration continued for 6th County of London Brigade RFA. 15th London Battery fired 4 rounds on A.29.c.10.7, 10 rounds on G.4.b.4.4 and 18 rounds on G.8.a.9.0. 16th London Battery fired 20 rounds on registering the right section of various points in its zone. The 17th London Battery did not fire.

    War Diaries

  • 13th Heavy Battery proceed to France   13th Heavy Battery RGA arrive in France

  • 2nd June 1915 Demonstrations for troops

  • Visit by DADMS 27th Div   The DADMS* 27th Division visited this Field Ambulance and discussed working of line of the 19th Infantry Brigade by this Field Ambulance.

    * Deputy Assistant Director Medical Services

    War diary RAMC 19th Field Ambulance, Erquinghem-Lys

  • 2nd Jun 1915 19th Seige Bty RGA take up position

  • 2nd Jun 1915 7th Northumberlands Relieved

  • 2nd Jun 1915 Water Gala

  • 2nd Jun 1915 Tending Graves

  • 2nd Jun 1915 In Bivouacs

  • 2nd Jun 1915 Training

  • 2nd Jun 1915 On the March

  • 2nd Jun 1915 In the Trenches

  • 2nd Jun 1915 Trench Work

  • 2nd Jun 1915 On the Move

  • 2nd June 1915 Instruction

  • 2nd of June 1915 Slackness in the Battalions

  • 2nd of June 1915 Capt. Trevor

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • Lt. Robert Abercromby Forbes-Sempill. Gordon Highlanders 5th Battalion Read their Story.
  • Pte. Thomas Fountain. Royal Fusiliers 4th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Arthur George Jarman. Somerset Light Infantry 1st Battalion, D Coy. Read their Story.

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