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6th March 1916 - The Great War, Day by Day - The Wartime Memories Project

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

6th March 1916

On this day:

  • Training   On Monday 6th and Tuesday 7th March 1916 all Units of 6th London Brigades RFA trained under the unit Commanders. Coyecques. The 15th London Battery gave a concert to celebrate one year's service in France.

    War Diaries

  • 6th Mar 1916 Mascot Killed

  • 6th Mar 1916 In Dock

  • Under Way   At 5am H.T. Ivernia sailed for Marseilles from Port Said.

    The National Archives Reference WO95/2361/1

  • 6th Mar 1916 Heavy Snow

  • 6th Mar 1916 On the March

  • 6th Mar 1916 Snow

  • 6th of March 1916 Enemy Contact

  • 6th March 1916 Routine work for Company

  • 6th of March 1916 Enemy Wire Examination

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • Pte. James Anyon. East Lancashire Regiment 1/5th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. James Anyon. East Lancashire Regiment 1/5th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. James Bates. Northumberland Fusiliers 22nd (3rd Tyneside Scottish) Btn.
  • L/Cpl. James Goodwin. Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders 6th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Sgt. William John Mulholland. Royal Iniskilling Fusiliers 7th Battalion Read their Story.

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