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17th January 1918On this day:
- Daily Activity 9th Btn. (North Irish Horse) the Royal Irish Fusiliers.
0800 Moved to Grand Seraucourt, 13 kilometres, to reserve billets, 4 kilometres behind line.
Carrying out wiring and intensive digging training.
- ARLEUX SECTOR
Still raining. Froze a little during the night but thawed again in the morning. Trenches in a very bad state. The same working parties detailed as yesterday less carrying party. Men working hard all day on our own trenches.
The National Archives Reference WO95/2361/1
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