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17th May 1915On this day:
- Battle of Festubert 6th County of London Brigade RFAattack. The 7th Division has attacked in direction of Rue D’Ouvert-Charell St Roch Cantileux. The ground captured yesterday was consolidated. The 15th London Battery fired twelve rounds on the Rue Du Marais, and twenty two rounds on G.22. C.45.
- 17th May 1915 9th Lancers in the Trenches
- Regimental water duties instruction Course of instruction for water duties with a Regiment commenced today - three men per section detailed.
- 1st Bn Herts in support of the Irish Guards Bn moved up in support of the Irish Guards in trenches ¾ mile East of Rue L'Epinette.
- 17th May 1915 122 Brigade Inspected
- 17th May 1915 In Action
- 17th May 1915 Into Huts
- 17th May 1915 On the March
- 17th May 1915 On the Move
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