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16th July 1918On this day:
- Daily Activity 9th Btn. (North Irish Horse) the Royal Irish Fusiliers.
Everything normal. Enemy artillery active at Quarry. At midnight 12th Royal Irish Rifles attempted to raid enemy unsuccessfully. A heavy barrage was laid on enemy lines to which he replied feebly.
- 16th July 1918 Ongoing Action
B Coy relieved by A Coy formed part of the surplus personnel left out of the line and a large draft which arrived on the 15th and proceeded to details camp to train for an attack to the transport lines.
The National Archives Reference WO95/2361/1
- 16th Jul 1918 On the Move
- 16th Jul 1918 Working Parties
- 16th Jul 1918 Change of Command
- 16th Jul 1918 Inspection
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