The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day
6th December 1915On this day:
- Relocations 6th County of London Brigade RFA report
2/Lt W.J. O’Malley, 6th London Brigade Ammunition Column, transferred to 47th Divisional Artillery Column.
15th London Battery were today relieved by the 20th London Battery, for whom they left their guns. 15th London Battery proceeded to Noeux les Mines where they remained for the night.
- 18th DLI sail from Liverpool 18th Battalion DLI, with 93rd Brigade, 31st Division embark from Liverpool for Egypt.
- P Class Zeppelin Zeppelin LZ57 (LZ87)
- Production Ref: LZ57
- Class type : P
- Tactical ref: LZ87
- Usage: Military
- First Flight: 6th December 1915
Carried out 2 attacks on Ramsgate and Margate dropping a total 3,000 kg (6,600 lb) of bombs. In July 1916 it was handed over to the German Navy and carried out 16 reconnaissance missions around the Baltic Sea. It was later used as a training school ship and then decommissioned in July 1917.
- 6th December 1915 9th Lancers Billets Inspected
- Ongoing Action E Battery 3rd Brigade RHA
Too windy to register, retaliated. The Argylle and Sutherland Highlanders relieved the 1st Middlesex. We have Infantry of 33rd Division in front of us and are attached to the 12th Divisional Artillery.
- 6th Dec 1915 In the Trenches
- 6th Dec 1915 Inspection Delayed
- 6th Dec 1915 Attack on Lumebe Point
- 6th Dec 1915 Flooded Trenches
- 6th Dec 1915 On Duty
- 6th Dec 1915 Football & Boxing
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