The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day
13th April 1917On this day:
- 16th Northumberland Fusiliers support attack The 16th battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers are ordered to Attilly to support the attack on Fayet.
- 16th Northumberland Fusiliers hold town The 16th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers take over Fayet from a Battalion of 14 Brigade.
- Rest and inspections 6th Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment
13th April 1917 - Battalion at Louvencourt, resting and cleaning up. Inspection of billets. Specialist training.
- 13th April 1917 Bad weather exposure
- 13th Apr 1917 Terrible Weather
- 13th Apr 1917 Top Brass Visit
- 13th Apr 1917 Assault Made
- 13th Apr 1917 Into the Trenches
- 13th Apr 1917 Up to the Line
- 13th Apr 1917 Under Shellfire
The day spent training and recreation.
The National Archives Reference WO95/2361/1
- 13th Apr 1917 Reliefs Completed
- 13th Apr 1917 Casualties
- 13th Apr 1917 Into Billets
- 13th Apr 1917 Reorganisation
- 13th of April 1917 Hostile Aircraft
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