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

9th November 1915

On this day:

  • Hostile Batteries Observed   6th County of London Brigade RFA at Mazingarbe report 2/Lt C.E.H Lloyd proceeded to England on 9 days leave of absence. At 1300 Short bombardment of trench H.25.b.8.7 to H.25.b.10.3 and communication trench from H.25.b.9.6 H.26.a.4.6. At 1900, 1920 and 1950 short bombardment of tracks from H.20.c.4.8 H.20.central and from H.20.a.5.1 H.20 central. In all cases, unless otherwise stated, 2 salvoes per battery are fired. Railway Alley was again fired on, also Chalk Pit Wood and Quality Street. 15th, 16th and 17th London Batteries each observed flashes of 2 hostile batteries.

    War Diaries

  • 9th November 1915 9th Lancers in Billets

  • 9th Nov 1915 Training

  • 9th Nov 1915 Tea at the Nurses' Club

  • 9th Nov 1915 Instruction

  • 9th Nov 1915 Artillery Active

  • 9th Nov 1915 Reliefs

  • 9th November 1915 Trench repairs

  • 9th November 1915 Trench cleaning

  • 9th Nov 1915 Work Continues

  • 9th Nov 1915 Reinforcements

  • 9th Nov 1915 Attack Made

  • 9th of November 1915 

  • 9th November 1915 

  • 9th Nov 1915 Survivor

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • Pte. Milford Naylor. West Riding Regiment 4th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Lt. Samuel William Street. Supply and Transport Corps Read their Story.

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