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15th November 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

15th November 1917

On this day:

  • Daily Activity   9th Btn. (North Irish Horse) the Royal Irish Fusiliers.

    Havrincourt Wood.

    Battalion in the line. Several heavy machine gun Officers reconnoitering the Battalion left sub-sector otherwise a quiet day.

    War Diaries

  • 15th Nov 1917 Battalion detrain

  • 15th Nov 1917 Into Position

  • 15th Nov 1917 Fine Day

  • 15th Nov 1917 Kit and Stores

  • 15th Nov 1917 Orders

  • 15th Nov 1917 Working Parties

  • 15th of November 1917 

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • Pte. Arthur Thomas Avison. Machine Gun Corps (Cavalry) Read their Story.
  • Gnr. George William Miller. 50th Brigade, A Bty. Read their Story.
  • 2nd Lt. Francis James Pritchard. Lincolnshire Regiment 7th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Lt. Edward Leslie Graham Rowell. MC 25th Bn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Walter Edwin John Sealey. Leicestershire Regiment 11th Btn. (Midland Pioneers) Read their Story.
  • Pte. David Alexander Woodcock. Lancashire Fusiliers 3rd/5th Btn. Read their Story.

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  • Items from the Home Front Archive

    Sgt William Allday
    Sgt William Allday

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