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10th September 1916 - The Great War, Day by Day - The Wartime Memories Project

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

10th September 1916

On this day:

  • New Positions   236th London Brigade Royal Field Artillery report 235th and 236th Brigades came under the command of CRA 15th Division. B,C and D Batteries moved sections into new positions. B236 Battery in Lower Wood, C236 Battery south of Bazentine le Petit Wood and D236 Battery in Bazentine le Petit. The Group Observation Point in 10th Avenue was heavily shelled by 5.9 inch guns during the afternoon.

  • 10th September 1916 3rd Canadian Tunnelling Coy War Diary

  • 10th September 1916 Church Service and Inspection

  • 10th September 1916 Further casualties

  • 10th Sep 1916 Troops on the Move

  • 10th Sep 1916 On the March

  • 10th Sep 1916 Inspection

  • 10th Sep 1916 Canteen

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • 2nd Lt Edward Luke Henry Bagot. Welsh Guards Read their Story.
  • Dvr. Walter Edward Bedford. Corps Of Royal Engineers 12th Signal Coy Read their Story.
  • Cpl. William Green. Kings Own Royal Lancaster Regiment 1/5th Read their Story.
  • Pte Richard Kelshaw. King's Liverpool Regt 12th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Thomas Mooney. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers 6th Btn. Read their Story.

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