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

3rd January 1917

On this day:

  • 3rd Jan 1917 Very wet in Ypres Sector

  • 3rd January 1917 33rd Battalion AIF supply working party

  • 33rd Battalion AIF list of names for training courses, appendix No. 1   NO.      RANK.         NAME.                NATURE.                            PLACE.                   DATE

      818.      Sgt.             Lloyd. CJ           BDE. BOMBING. SCH.       PONT DE PIERRE  3-1-17
      1181.    Sgt.             Lyons.  WM                    do.                                  do.                     do.
                                             (The above NCOs were detailed as instructors.)
            5 men per Company.                   BDE. BOMBING SCH.        PONT DE PIERRE.  3-1-17
                    Lt.              CAK Cohen        SIGNALLING SCH.            ZUTYPEENE.           15-1-17
      884.       L/Cpl.        Tribe. BR.                       do.                                    do.                        do.  
    1173.     Pte.            Lovejoy  AJ.                  do.                                     do.                       do.
      1454.     Sgt.            Penning. RS.      SANITATION SCH.            ARMENTIÈRES.        8-1-17
      5157A.   Pte.            Stafford W.                    do.                                     do.                       do.
      5037B.   Pte.            Hamilton. GA.     9th A.L.T.M.                                 do.                  5-1-17
      5054A.   Pte.            Hutchinson. G.              do. (School                        do.                       do.
      5010.      Pte.           Pascoe. LJ.                   do.       of                           do.                       do.  
      5099A.   Pte.            Wade. WR.                    do. Instruct-                      do.                       do.
      5084A.   Pte.            Ryan. E.                        do.          ion).                    do.                       do.  
    5115A.                     Wright. TF.                     do.                                     do.                       do.
      978?       Pte.            Phifer. OJ.          SNIPING SCHOOL.         MONT DES CATS.      6-1-17.
                             Capt. Rosenthal. CP.    SANITATION SCH.           HAZEBROUCK.         8-1-17.
                             Lieut.AG Farleigh.         LEWIS GUN SCH.           LE TOUQUET.          12-1-17.
    ?36.         Pte.           Edwards. RC.                do.                                  do.                      do.
      1?80.      Pte.            Walpole. CP.       SNIPING SCHOOL.        MONT DES CATS.    13-1-17.
    1417.      L/Cpl         McDonald J.       TRANSPORT SCH.         ABBEVILLE.                7-1-17.
      1060.      L/Cpl.        Byrne. PJ            GAS. SCHOOL.              OXELAIRE.                17-1-17.
      1784A.    Cpl.           Chapman. WP.             do.                               do.                            do.
                                                             DIVISIONAL SCHOOL
      1142.      L/Cpl.        Hadkins. WL.       P.T. and B.F.                   STEENWERCK.         14-1-17.
      547.        L/Cpl.        Spencer. HT.               do.                                     do.                       do.  
                        Lieut. WJC Duncan. )         BOMBING and
      716.        Sgt.            Burke. FJ  )         TRENCH TACTICS.                   do.                       do.
    77.          Cpl.            Goss. EG  )                      do.                                do.                       do.
      436.        Cpl.            Harris. CA.          ANTI-GAS.                                do.                       do.
                             Lieut. Smith. LCB     )
      940.        L/Cpl.         Reid. J.          )    MUSKETRY.                              do.                       do.  
      174.        L/Cpl.         Shepherd. C. )
      379.        Pte.            Capel. RS.           SNIPING SCHOOL.                  do.                      do.
      967.        Cpl.            Mathias. LJ.        LEWIS GUN SCHOOL.             do.                      do.  
    1954.      L/Cpl.         See. GE.             RAPID WIRING.                         do.                     do.
                              Lieut. WW Stockham.  TRENCH MORTAR.        TREDEGHEM.           15-1-17.
      1245.      Sgt.            Simpson. WH.    P.T. and B.F.                    MOREBECQUE.        14-1-17
      1459.      Pte.            Byran. FT.           SANITATION SCH.          ARMENTIÈRES.        15-1-17.
      907.        Pte.            Wellington. R.              do.                                   do.                        do.
    1833.      Cpl.            Richardson. G.   LEWIS GUN SCHOOL.   LE TOUQUET.           20-1-17
                                                                  DIVISIONAL SCHOOL
      ?67.        Cpl.            Mathias. LJ.       P.T. and B.F.                     STEENWERCK.        28-1-17
      407.        Cpl.            Grattan. JS.    )  BOMBING and
      1?85.      Cpl.            White. AF.        ) TRENCH TACTICS.                   do.                        do.
      387.        L/Cpl.         Connolly. VP.   ) MUSKETRY.                              do.                        do.
      2034.      Cpl.            Boulton. LR.    )         do.
      30.          L/Cpl.         Clifton. M.         SNIPING SCHOOL.                   do.                       do.
      2148.      L/Cpl.         Whitehill. WO.   LEWIS GUN SCHOOL.              do.                       do.  
      704.        Cpl.             Barrow. SJ.      RAPID WIRING.                         do.                       do.
                              Lieut. CR Cormack.    STOKES MORTAR.          TERDEGHEM.               do.
      178.        Cpl.            Stone. RE.                      do.                               do.                        do.
      389.        Sgt.            Crowley. CS.     P.T. and B.F.                      MOREBECQUE.        28-1-17
      444         Pte.            Hogan. P.          SANITATION SCH.            MONT DES CATS.     23-1-17
      1464.      Pte.            O'Neill.                           do.                                do.                        do.
    498.        Pte.            Matthews. J.     SNIPING SCHOOL.          MONT DES CATS      23-1-17
    511.        Pte.            Nelson. H.         LEWIS GUN SCH.            LE TOUQUET.            28-1-17
    862.        Pte.            Simpson. FJ.    SANITATION SCH.            ARMENTIÈRES.         29-1-17
      1468.      Pte.            Long. HMS.                do.                                     do.                        do.
                             Lieut. TA Armstrong.    CORPS SCHOOL.           MOREBECQUE.        28-1-17
      896.        Sgt.           Campbell. KJ              do.                                     do.                         do.
      4298A.    Pte.           Corby. DE.         SNIPING SCHOOL.          MONT DES CATS.      3-2-17
                                                            DIVISIONAL SCHOOL
      148. L/Cpl. Paton. AJ. P.T. and B.F.  STEENWERCK. 5-2-17
      1297. Cpl. Tufrey.  WJ. ) BOMBING and
      1054. L/Cpl. Ahrens.  J. ). TRENCH TACTICS. do. do.
      958. L/Cpl. Beat. WJ. LEWIS GUN SCHOOL do. do.
      2202. L/Cpl. Sawyer. D. RAPID WIRING. do. do.
      747. Cpl. Crapnell. J. ) STOKES MORTAR. do. do.
      484. L/Cpl. McIlveen. ) do. do. do. 

    33rd Btn Australian Imperial Force War Diary

  • 3rd January 1917 Return to regiment

  • 3rd Jan 1917 On the March

  • 3rd Jan 1917 Training & Football

  • 3rd Jan 1917 Relief

  • 3rd Jan 1917 Training

  • 3rd of January 1917 Daily Training

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