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13th September 1917 - The Great War, Day by Day - The Wartime Memories Project

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



13th September 1917

On this day:


  • Reliefs   9th Battalion Royal Irish Fusiliers report from Ruyaulcourt P.15.b.9.8. "The Battalion moved into Divisional Reserve at about 8pm on being relieved in the front line by 12th Royal Irish Rifles. Earlier in the day about 1500 the enemy shelled Yorkshire Bank. We had no casualties."

    War Diaries


  • 13th September 1917 Move and training

  • 13th Sep 1917 On the Move

  •    BRAY

    13th - 14th September. Lectures at 11.45am by Lt Col CARTHEW on RFC followed by visit to RFC on the 14th. Several Officers and a number of NCO’s were taken up. Very interesting useful and enjoyable visit.

    The National Archives Reference WO95/2361/1


  • 13th Sep 1917 Training

  • 13th Sep 1917 Trench Work

  • 13th Sep 1917 Training

  • 13th Sep 1917 Reinforcements

  • 13th of September 1917 Fire troubles in the Cookhouse





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Remembering those who died this day.

  • Dvr. Alexander Ferguson. Royal Field Artillery 189th Brigade, C Bty.

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