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

9th March 1915

On this day:

  • 9th March 1915 Finalise Equipment Lists

  • 1st Battalion Royal Scots Belgium & France 1914 - 1915.   1st Battalion Royal Scots in Ypres, Belgium.

  • Preparations for Houplines   Lt. R Clark posted to medical charge of 5/Scottish Rifles in relief of Lt. Hampton who rejoins the Field Ambulance for duty. 'B' Bearer Subdivision ordered to be held in readiness with wagons by AAMO 6th Division, in the event of being required if a demonstration is made in front of the Houplines section of trenches.

    *AAMO Assistant Administrative Medical Officer

    War Diary 19th Field Ambulance RAMC, Armentières

  • 1st Bn Herts at Vendin still   Bn in Corps Reserve at Vendin

    War Diary of the 1st Battalion Hertfordshire Regiment

  • Relocation   E Battery 3rd Brigade RHA

    With 5th Cavalry Brigade near Merville Started at 0700 and marched 23 miles to billet 2 miles north of Merville at Cavdescure

    war diaries

  • 9th Mar 1915 2nd Queens prepare for attack

  • 09th Mar 1915 On the March

  • 9th Mar 1915 13th Londons on the March

  • 9th Mar 1915 Nominal Roll of 13th London Regiment

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • Private A. Allen. Royal Scots 1st Battalion Read their Story.
  • Pte. Michael Dwyer. Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. W. Jackson. Middlesex Regiment 1st Btn. Read their Story.

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