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9th September 1914 - The Great War, Day by Day - The Wartime Memories Project

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

9th September 1914

On this day:

  • Period in waiting mode   E Battery 3rd Brigade RHA started at 0500 and moved to Chateau Perreuse where we waited until 1600 while our armies were attacking the Marne. Moved to Rougeville where we bivouacked at 1800.

    War Diaries

  • 9th September 1914 move to billets

  • 9th September 1914 Battle of Marne

  • 9th Sep 1914 On the Move

  • 9th Sep 1914 Bridge Work

  • 9th Sep 1914 On the March

  • 9th Sep 1914 Recruitment

  • 9th Sep 1914 Prisoners Taken

  • 9th September 1914 Ongoing Battles of Ourcq and Marne

  • 9th Sep 1914 Advance

  • 24th Heavy Battery RGA embark   24th Heavy Battery RGA sailed from Southampton, HQ and Right section on board SS Caledonian, Left section and Ammunition Column on SS Rowanmore. Both ships sailed at about 8 pm.

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  • Pte. Mark Lockwood. Coldstream Guards 3rd Btn. Read their Story.

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