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The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day

18th September 1918

On this day:

  • Daily Activity   9th Btn. (North Irish Horse) the Royal Irish Fusiliers.

    Training by companies.

    Sergeant Ferguson (D Company) awarded Military Medal.

    Signalling competition (C Company winners) and Lewis Gun competition (D Company winners).

    War Diaries

  • 18th September 1918 Move to Lappe Area

  • 18th Sep 1918 Attack Made

  • 18th Sep 1918 Stand To

  • 18th Sep 1918 In Support

  • 18th of September 1918 Heavy Night Shelling

  • 18th Sep 1918 Bathing

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  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.

  • Pte. George Alfred Ainscow. Royal Fusiliers (City Of London Regiment) 9th Battalion Read their Story.
  • Pte. John Henry Alderton. Machine Gun Corps. (Infantry) 38th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Michael Brady. King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 15th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Mjr. Thomas Francis Pennefather Breen. Royal Army Medical Corps 142nd Field Ambulance Read their Story.
  • Capt. James Angus Brewer. MID South Lancashire Regiment 9th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Joseph Collins. Machine Gun Corps. 56th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Capt. William Constantine. MC Border Regiment 7th (West. and Cumb. Yeomanry) Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. John Thomas Coulson. Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) 2nd/6th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Cpl. John Curtis. Leicestershire Regiment 1st Btn. Read their Story.
  • Sgt. Thomas Albert Davies. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 14th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Arthur Deeble. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 11th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Jabez Edwards. Norfolk Regiment 7th Btn.
  • Pte. William Henry Foster. Northumberland Fusliers 1st Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Maurice Gregory. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 10th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Second Lieutenant Horatio Clement Hughes. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 1st Bn Read their Story.
  • Cpl Robert John Hughes. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 14th Btn.
  • Pte. Thomas Daniel Jacobs. London Regiment 24th Battalion Read their Story.
  • Pte. James Francis Mattimoe. York & Lancaster Regiment 2nd Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Albert Metcalf. West Yorkshire Regiment 10th Btn. Read their Story.
  • L/Sgt. Kenneth Nicholas. Welsh Regiment 13th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Herbert Gibbon Noble. South Wales Borderers 10 Battalion
  • Pte. Claude Joseph Patrick Nunney. VC DCM MM 38th (Ottawa) Canadian Infantry Btn.
  • Pte. Claude Joseph Patrick Nunney. VC, DCM, MM. 38th Btn. Eastern Ontario Regiment Read their Story.
  • Sgt. John Henry Pepper. M.M. Manchester Regiment 12th Battalion
  • 2nd Lt. William Roberts. South Wales Borderers 7th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. George Smith. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 25th (Montgomeryshire & Welsh Horse Yeomanry) Btn Read their Story.
  • Lt. Walter Goodwin Stott. Manchester Regiment 4th Btn.
  • L/Cpl James Straughan. Northumberland Fusiliers 19th Btn Read their Story.
  • L/Cpl Lawrence Carthage Weathers. VC 43rd Battalion
  • 2nd Lt. Frank Edward Young. VC. Hertford Regiment 1/1st Btn. Read their Story.
  • 2nd Lt. Frank Edward Young. VC Hertfordshire Regiment 1st Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. R. Young. Worcestershire Regiment 11th Btn. Read their Story.

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