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

7th July 1915

On this day:

  • 6th London Brigade RFA in Front Line   6th County of London Brigade RFA report: Up to this date, the 15th and 16th London Batteries have only, since July 1st, fired daily in retaliation at the same targets. The 15th London Battery on the crossroads at Haines and at Hohenzollen Fort. The 16th London Battery at the German Front Line trenches between Auchy and Les Briques. Lieut. N V. Brasnett reported for duty from Base Details and was posted to 6 London Ammunition Column. Lt. R.A. Corsan promoted Captain (temporary) dated in July 1915.

    War Diaries

  • 7th July 1915 9th Lancers in billets

  • 82nd Field Ambulance - changes of duty    Capt CG Browne DSO rejoined from temporary duty with 82nd Field Ambulance. Maj. GT Willan left to rejoin 82nd Field Ambulance.

    War diary RAMC 19th Field Ambulance, Erquinghem-Lys

  • 7th Jul 1915 On the March

  • 7th Jul 1915 Advance Party Departs

  • 7th Jul 1915 Route March

  • 7th Jul 1915 Working Parties

  • 7th Jul 1915 Ammunition

  • 7th Jul 1915 Relief

  • 7th Jul 1915 Less Activity

  • 7th July 1915 

  • 7th of July 1915 

  • 7th Jul 1915 Quiet

  • 7th of July 1915 

  • 7th of July 1915 

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • L/Cpl. E. Abela. King's Own Malta Regiment 1st Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Frederick Philip Bridge. Royal Berkshire Regiment 1st Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Richard Harbut. Hampshire Regiment 1st Btn.
  • Cpl. Alexander Sutherland. Royal Irish Fusiliers 2nd Btn. Read their Story.

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    A Letter from Egypt
    A Letter from Egypt

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