The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day
18th October 1918On this day:
- Medals Presented 9th (North Irish Horse) Btn, Royal Irish Fusiliers paraded at 10am for presentation of medal ribbons by the Divisional Commander at which he gave a short address.
- Further Advances The remaining section of 37th SB, 59th Heavy Artillery Brigade moved forward and joined the battery near Hulste.
- 18th Oct 1918 On standby
- Ammunition 106th Field Cot RE spend two days at Le Chateau replenishing stocks of ammunition.
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There are:4 articles tagged with this date available in our Library These include information on officers service records, letters, diaries, personal accounts and information about actions during the Great War.
Remembering those who died this day. Rflmn. Edward Buttery. King's Royal Rifle Corps 4th Btn. Read their Story. Pte. Robert Carstang. Labour Corps Read their Story. Pte. Thomas Cassidy. Northumberland Fusiliers 24th (Tyneside Irish) Battalion Gdsm. Noah Clarke. Grenadier Guards 3rd Btn. Read their Story. Pte. Noah Clarke. Grenadier Guards 3rd Btn. Read their Story. Pte. Robert Garstang. Labour Corps Read their Story. Chaplain. Theodore Bailey Hardy. VC. DSO. MC Army Chaplains Dept. Att. 8th Bn. Lincolnshire Regiment Read their Story. Pte. J. D. Jones. South Wales Borderers 3rd Battalion Read their Story. Pte. Frederick Charles Leach. Wiltshire Regiment 6th Btn. Pte. Walter Pawson. Cheshire Regiment 2nd Btn.
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