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

13th June 1915

On this day:

  • Officers rejoining 6th London Brigade RFA    6th London Brigade Royal Field Artillery records, Lt R.A. Corsan and Lt C.E.H. Lloyd, both of whom had suffered from measles, arrived at Lapugnoy from England.

    War Diaries

  • Shetland Companies leave the Isles.   Shetland Companies left Shetland on SS Cambria. They were an individual unit until the Battle of Beaumont Hamel. Thereafter, they were integrated into the Gordon Battalions.

  • 13th June 1915 Church Parade

  • New ADMS 27th Div inspects   Assistant Director of Medical Services (Col. Browne) on taking over the 27th Division inspected the buildings and organisation of the Field Ambulance.

    War diary RAMC 19th Field Ambulance, Erquinghem-Lys

  • DCMs warded to 1st Bn Herts men   Notification received the Company Sergeant Major Abbott, Acting R.Q.M.S. Rayment and Sgt. Selby have been awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal.

    War Diary of the 1st Battalion Hertfordshire Regiment

  • 13th Jun 1915 19th Seige Bty RGA at Gorre

  • 13th Jun 1915 Trench Work

  • 13th Jun 1915 Working Parties

  • 13th Jun 1915 Trench Work

  • 13th Jun 1915 Training

  • 13th Jun 1915 Dugouts

  • 13th Jun 1915 Instruction

  • 13th June 1915 Reliefs

  • 13th of June 1915 Enemy activety

  • 13th of June 1915 Situation normal

  • 13th of June 1915 Enemy shelling

  • 13th of June 1915 Future operations discussed

  • 13th of June 1915 Departure of cavalry

  • 13th of June 1915 Shelling German working party

  • 13th of June 1915 Troop movements

  • 13th of June 1915 

  • 13th Jul 1915 Into Billets

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  These include information on officers service records, letters, diaries, personal accounts and information about actions during the Great War.

Remembering those who died this day.

  • Pte. Albert Bray. York and Lancaster Regiment 1/4th Hallamshire Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. John Robert Cawtherley. East Lancashire Regiment 1/5th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Albert Hepworth. East Lancashire Regiment 1/5th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte Herbert John Last. Essex Regiment 1st Btn

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