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3rd September 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 September 1918

On this day:

  • 3rd Sep 1914 German Army Moves SouthEast

  • Daily Activity   At 0700 9th Royal Irish Fusiliers moved to Eastwood Camp (T.14.a.90.60). At 1900 we relieved the 1st Royal Irish Fusiliers and 12th Royal Irish Rifles in the line. Battalion Headquarters was formed at T.9.d.90.60. The line taken over ran through St Quentin Cabaret T.11.b.60.00 L'Alouette with Comapnies A, B, C and D from right to left, this line being about 500 yards in rear of line expected to be taken over.

    War Diaries

  • 3rd Sep 1918 Under Bombing

  • 3rd September 1918 Ongoing Action

  • 3rd September 1918 Reserve Area

  • 3rd Sep 1918 Patrols Push Forward

  • 3rd Sep 1918 Line Held

  • 3rd Sep 1918 In the Trenches

  • 3rd Sep 1918 On the March

  • 3rd Sep 1918 Training

  • 3rd of September 1918 Heavy Strafing

  • 3rd Sep 1918 Reliefs

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • Pte. Thomas Charles Albrighton. Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1st Btn. Read their Story.
  • Capt. Reginald John Godfrey Bateman. MID 46th Btn. (Saskatchewan Regiment) Read their Story.
  • Private Herbert James Boyer. London Regiment 22nd Battalion Read their Story.
  • Sgt. Arthur Kallstrom. 2nd Bn. Otago Regiment Read their Story.
  • Sgt. Arthur George Knight. VC 10th Battalion
  • Sgt. Arthur George Knight. VC. 10th Btn. (Alberta Regiment), Read their Story.

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