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13th October 1917On this day:
- Daily Activity 9th Btn. (North Irish Horse) the Royal Irish Fusiliers.
Quiet day in front line. The news of mutiny in the German Navy was received with much interest in the Battalion.
- 13th Oct 1917 New Position
- IN SUPPORT (ARLEUX)
Battalion under Maj. INCE left ECURIE CAMP and relieved 11th EYR in L2 Sector Supports. Relief complete 2.15pm.
- 13th Oct 1917 Change of Ward
- 13th Oct 1917 Heavy Shelling
- 13th Oct 1917 Working Parties
- 13th Oct 1917 Working Parties and Training
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Remembering those who died this day. Pte. Robert Beaumont. Lancashire Fusiliers 2/6th Btn. L/Cpl. Stanley Blakeborough. Northumberland Fusiliers 11th Btn. Read their Story. Pte. Joseph Clarke. Leicestershire Regiment 6th Battalion Rflman. Walter Arthur Phillips. MM. Rifle Brigade 1st Btn. Read their Story.
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