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11th November 1917On this day:
- 16th Northumberland Fusiliers on the move The 16th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers leave Zeggers Cappel and march to Ledringhem, en route for Ypres.
- Daily Activity 9th Btn. (North Irish Horse) the Royal Irish Fusiliers.
Battalion in the line. Quiet day. No enemy activity.
- 11th Nov 1917 On the Move
- ARLEUX EN GOHELLE
Fine day. Good visibility. Two hurricane bombardments of ULSTER trench and PILL BOX at U.25.a.8.2. Working parties as for the 10th. Col. CHEYNE took over command of the Battalion at 5.0pm. From 5.30pm to 7.0pm SAPPER DUMP & neighbourhood was shelled intermittently with 5.9 shells.
The National Archives Reference WO95/2361/1
- 11th Nov 1917 Church Parade
- 11th Nov 1917 On the March
- 11th Nov 1917 Interviews
- 11th of November 1917 Dugout collapsed
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