The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day
15th August 1915On this day:
- Medical 6th County of London Brigade RFA men who have been inoculated with one dose only are to be re-inoculated.
100% of the Brigade have now been inoculated.
- 15th August 1915 9th Lancers in billets
- Reserve position E Battery 3rd Brigade RHA
15th to 31st August - In reserve with 5th Cavalry Brigade in billets 1/2 mile NW of Blaringhem.
19th August - 1 officer and 40 men to dig 4th line near La Clytte.
27th August - Digging party returned.
31st August - Lt GLA Duff joined on appointment from 29th Trench Howitzer Battery, 14th Division. (replaces Lt. Lund)
High Explosive shell was issued to Battery during the last 6 weeks as obtainable - 76 rounds HE per gun being issued as settled proportion.
- 15th Aug 1915 Trench Work
- 15th Aug 1915 Change of Command
- 15th Aug 1915 Orders
- 15th Aug 1915 Reliefs Completed
- 15th Aug 1915 Working Parties
- 15th Aug 1915 Reliefs
- 15th Aug 1915 Lack of Equipment
- 15th August 1915
- 16th Aug 1915 Deception Saves Works
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