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11th November 1915 - The Great War, Day by Day - The Wartime Memories Project

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

11th November 1915

On this day:

  • Fortified mound observed   6th County of London Brigade RFA fired at 0555, a Short bombardment of all field guns on their night lines. At 1630 a Short bombardment of H.20.c.6.5 H.26.a.9.9 (suspected light high velocity guns). Railway Alley was again shelled at intervals during the day. 17th London Battery observed flashes of hostile guns, and observed a mound strongly fortified, evidently made of reinforced concrete. The report made about this mound by the OC. 17th Lon Battery was republished in its entirety in IV Corps intelligence summary.

    War Diaries

  • 11th Nov 1915 Route March

  • 11th Nov 1915 Route March

  • 11th Nov 1915 Final Preparations

  • 11th Nov 1915 Inky Blackness

  • 11th Nov 1915 Off Duty

  • 11th Nov 1915 Billets

  • 11th Nov 1915 Fatigues

  • 11th Nov 1915 Shelling

  • 11th November 1915 Reinforcements

  • 11th November 1915 Rest at Camp A

  • 11th Nov 1915 Sniping

  • 11th Nov 1915 Ready to Move

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • Pte. Robert William Alderson. Army Veterinary Corps Northumbrian Div.
  • 2nd Eng. James Blackmore. SS Rhineland Read their Story.
  • Pte. Michael Brady. Royal Army Medical Corps Read their Story.
  • Pte. Edwin Davies. Welsh Regiment 9th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. H. Plaice. Royal Munster Fusiliers 1st Btn. Read their Story.

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