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9th September 1916On this day:
- Infantry Attack 236th London Brigade Royal Field Artillery report a quiet day until 1645 when the 1st Division attacked trenched in High Wood and to the East of High Wood. Canadian Division also attacked trenches to the North West of Munster Alley. 47th Divisional Artillery cooperated with an intense bombardment for 15 minutes on trenches in front of Martinpuich. 1st Division took the objectives to the East of High Wood and took some prisoners.
The Canadians took all their objectives including sixty seven prisoners and one machine gun. The 15th Corps took Hop Alley and the 14th Corps took Ginchy.
- 9th September 1916 3rd Canadian Tunnelling Coy War Diary
- 9th September 1916 Mounted Training
- 9th September 1916 Further casualties
- 9th Sep 1916 Practice Attack
- 9th Sep 1916 Working Parties
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