You are not logged in.
19th September 1914 - The Great War, Day by Day - The Wartime Memories Project

This website uses cookies. By continuing to use this site you agree to accept cookies.

If you enjoy this site please consider making a donation.

    Site Home

    Great War


    Add Stories & Photos


    Allied Army

    Day by Day

    War in the Air

    Prisoners of War

    War at Sea

    Training for War

    The Battles

    Those Who Served


    Civilian Service

    Women at War

    Life on Home Front

    Central Powers Army

    Central Powers Navy


    World War Two


    Add Stories & Photos

    Time Capsule


    Help & FAQ's

    Our Facebook Page




    Contact us

    Great War Books



World War 1 One ww1 wwII greatwar great

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

19th September 1914

On this day:

  • 18th Sep 1914 1st East Lancs entrench

  • 2nd Life Guards inspection by Brigadier   2nd Life Guards - War Diary Inspection of Brigade by Brigadier.

  • 2nd Btn The Queens arrive in England   'HMT Kenilworth Castle' arrived in Southampton. The 2nd Battalion Queens West Surrey Regiment disembarked & proceeded by route march to Lyndhurst, Hampshire, arriving there about 2030 hours and went under canvas.

    War Diary

  • Rest and Recovery Period   E Battery 3rd Brigade RHA 19th and 20th September - Rest and recovery in Billets at Cerseuil.

    War Diaries

  • 19th September 1914 Standby

  • 19th Sep 1914 1st South Wales Borderers in the Line

  • 19th Sep 1914 Trench Work

  • 19th Sep 1914 Reliefs

  • 19th Sep 1914 On the Move

  • 19th September 1914 Battle of the Aisne

  • 19th Sep 1914 Under Shellfire

  • 19th September 1914 March

Can you add to this factual information? Do you know the whereabouts of a unit on a particular day? Do you have a copy of an official war diary entry? Details of an an incident? The loss of a ship? A letter, postcard, photo or any other interesting snipts?

If your information relates only to an individual, eg. enlistment, award of a medal or death, please use this form: Add a story.

Want to know more?

There are:12 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.

  • Pte. Henry Ardley. 5th Dragoon Guards Read their Story.
  • Pte. Fred Cook. Coldstream Guards 1st Battalion Read their Story.
  • CQMS. Albert William Cornish. Devonshire Regiment 1st Battalion Read their Story.
  • Pte. Joseph Livingstone. Coldstream Guards 1st Btn Read their Story.
  • Pte. Albert James Lundy. Northumberland Fusiliers 1st Btn.
  • Mjr. Charles Allix Lavington Yate. VC. King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 2nd Btn. Read their Story.

    Add a name to this list.

  • Items from the Home Front Archive

    Do you have any letters, photos, postcards, documents or memorabilia from the Great War? We would love to include copies. Please use this form to submit diary entries and letters or photographs for this new Section: add to this archive.

    Select another Date
    Day:  Month:   Year:

    The Wartime Memories Project is a non profit organisation run by volunteers.

    This website is paid for out of our own pockets, library subscriptions and from donations made by visitors. The popularity of the site means that it is far exceeding available resources.

    If you are enjoying the site, please consider making a donation, however small to help with the costs of keeping the site running.

    Hosted by:

    The Wartime Memories Project Website

    is archived for preservation by the British Library

    Website Copyright MCMXCIX - MMXVIII
    - All Rights Reserved