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4th July 1917On this day:
- 16th Northumberland Fusiliers move up The 16th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers march from Ghyvelde to Jeanniot camp, outside Coxyde, catching a fleeting glimpse of HM King George V who is on a visit. The Battalion moves to Nieuport to take over from 15th Btn HLI, less C coy which demonstrates raid on blockhouse for the King.
- 4th July 1917 Routine and Inspection with Pioneers to new billets
- 4th Jul 1917 New Position
- 18th Battalion Durham Light Infantry reached Roclincourt WEst Camp in early morning, the day was spent in sleeping and general clean up.
- 4th Jul 1917 Royal Visit
- 4th Jul 1917 Trenches Damaged
- 4th Jul 1917 Training
- 4th Jul 1917 Horse Show
- 4th Jul 1917 Ship Sunk
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