The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day
16th November 1915On this day:
- Relocations 6th County of London Brigade RFA sections which arrived at Noeux les Mines last night, parked their 15pdrs near the station, dumped their 15pounderdr ammunition in a selected spot and, having taken over their 18pounders which arrived on Sunday last, proceeded to Auchel to rest.
The remaining sections of the 15th, 16th & 17th London Batteries were relieved at 1630 and proceeded to Noeux les Mines, where they remained for the night.
- 16th November 1915 9th Lancers Move
- Sheffield City Battalion move to Larkhill The 12th York and Lancs Battalion move from Hurcott Camp to Larkhill for parts 3 and 4 of the Musketry course. Each man was issued with his own SMLE Rifle and the course included firing from trenches as well as on the traditional ranges. A few days after arriving at Larkhill an order was received to prepare to proceed to France.
Sheffield City Battalion - Ralph Gibson & Paul Oldfield
- Relocation E Battery 3rd Brigade RHA
The Battery marched 5 kilometers into new billets at Ergny. There had been a very heavy fall of snow the night before which made marching difficult but owing to having put nails into the horses hind shoes no horses fell
- 16th Nov 1915 New Pioneers
- 16th Nov 1915 Amusing Experiences
- 16th Nov 1915 Manning Posts
- 16th Nov 1915 18th Middlesex On the Move
- 16th Nov 1915 Trench Raid
- 16th Nov 1915 Attack Supported
- 16th Nov 1915 Off Duty
- 16th Nov 1915 Concert
- 16th Nov 1915 Drill
- 16th Nov 1915 New Billets
- 16th Nov 1915 Reliefs
- 16th Nov 1915 Into Billets
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