The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day
8th June 1918On this day:
- Daily Activity 9th Btn. (North Irish Horse) the Royal Irish Fusiliers.
Proven. F.1.d.1.5. Battalion working parties as usual.
Sunday. Church parades. Inspection of billets.
The National Archives Reference WO95/2361/1
- 8th Jun 1918 Shelling
- 8th Jun 1918 Holding the Line
- 8th Jun 1918 Training
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Remembering those who died this day. Cpl. Arthur William Chamberlin. Royal Engineers 17th Div. Signal Company Dvr. George Thomas Hawkins. 14th Bde Ammunition Col. Read their Story. Pte. William Arthur Keeble. London Regiment 1/24th Btn. Pte. Soloman S. Roker. Bahamas Contingent Read their Story.
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Photo Baseball Trophy in Folkestone, England, June 1918 called THE FLETCHER TROPHY
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