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

2nd March 1915

On this day:

  • 3rd Feb 1915 It Warms up Fine

  • Hemel Hempstead - War preparations   6th London Brigade Royal Field Artillery reports that the Laying and Fuse setting Examination arranged for today was cancelled.

    War Diaries

  • 19th Field Ambulance Inspection   The General Officer Commanding Jt Division accompanied by the Brig-General 19th Infantry Brigade inspected all the transport of 19th Field Ambulance at Armentières this afternoon.

    War Diary 19th Field Ambulance RAMC, Armentières

  • 1st Bn Herts at Vendin   Two Companies of of the 1st Battalion Hertfordshire Regiment vacated billets and marched to Vendin.

    War Diary of the 1st Battalion Hertfordshire Regiment

  • 2nd Mar 1915 2nd Queens in trenches

  • 2nd Mar 1915 Bombardment Resumes

  • 2nd Mar 1915 Lectures & Route March

  • 2nd Mar 1915 5th Leics in Billets

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • L/Cpl. A. Atkinson. West Yorkshire Regiment 1st Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. T. W. Boyle. Royal Marine Light Infantry HMS Challenger Read their Story.
  • Pte. Thomas Hope. Leinster Regiment 2nd Btn. Read their Story.
  • Piper Peter Gordon McLintock. Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders 2nd Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. James Moore. Royal Dublin Fusiliers 2nd Btn. Read their Story.

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