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5th November 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

5th November 1918

On this day:

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

    Little rain in morning. Usual parades and training continued.

    War Diaries

  • 5th November 1918 Situation unchanged

  • 5th Nov 1918 In the Line

  • 5th Nov 1918 Advance

  • 5th Nov 1918 Football

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There are:5 articles tagged with this date available in our Library

  These include information on officers service records, letters, diaries, personal accounts and information about actions during the Great War.

Remembering those who died this day.

  • AM3. Henry Aiken. attd. 67th Bde. Royal Garrison Artillery Read their Story.
  • L/Cpl. Christopher Brown. Royal Irish Fusiliers (Princess Victoria's) 1st Garrison Btn. Read their Story.
  • Gnr. Harry Cherry. Royal Field Artilley (Burnley Howitzers) 64th Brigade. C Battery. Read their Story.
  • Gnr. Harry Cherry. Royal Field Artilley 64th (Burnley Howitzer) Bde. C Bty Read their Story.
  • Lt. William Henry Coade. Leinster Regiment 3rd Read their Story.
  • Pte. Herbert Dart. The Dorsetshire Regiment 6th Battalion
  • Pte. John Thomas Gough. Highland Light Infantry 15th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Gnr. John Hudson Medcalf. Royal Field Artillery 251st Brigade, D Battery Read their Story.
  • Cpl. Joe E. Peters. DCM Royal Berkshire Regiment 8th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Sgt. Richard Preece. Loyal North Lancs Regiment 9th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Walter Underwood. Manchester Regiment 12th Btn. Read their Story.

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