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3rd July 1918 - The Great War, Day by Day - The Wartime Memories Project

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

3rd July 1918

On this day:

  • Daily Activity   9th Btn. (North Irish Horse) the Royal Irish Fusiliers.

    Road Camp.

    Battalion moves to Le Carreaux area, route St-Jan-Ter-Biezen – K.17 – K.16.b.8.6 – K.27 – Steenvoorde. Area taken over from the French 79th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Battalion, Nonebosche.

    War Diaries


    Fairly quiet. Re-adjustment of line. B & C Coy’s in support. A & D Coy’s left & right respectively.

    The National Archives Reference WO95/2361/1

  • 3rd Jul 1918 Inspection

  • 3rd Jul 1918 Shelling

  • 3rd Jul 1918 Change of Duty

  • 3rd Jul 1918 Bathing

  • 3rd Jul 1918 On the March

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • Gnr. Ernest Houghton. Royal Field Artillery 18th Div X Trench Mortar Battery Read their Story.
  • Gnr. Jack Herbert Mugford. Royal Garrison Artillery 122nd Anti-Aircraft Section Read their Story.
  • Gnr. Jack Herbert Mugford. Royal Garrison Artillery 122nd Anti-Aircraft Section Read their Story.
  • Pte. Hugh Sutcliffe. Royal Welch Fusiliers 13th Btn. Read their Story.

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    Postcard from Kriegs Gef Parchim, Germany July 1918
    Postcard from Kriegs Gef Parchim, Germany July 1918

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