The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day
21st January 1918On this day:
- Daily Activity 9th Btn. (North Irish Horse) the Royal Irish Fusiliers.
- Major A Ferguson awarded Military Cross.
- No.14040 Sergeant Barton, H, C Company, awarded Distinguished Conduct Medal.
- ARLEUX SECTOR
Very quiet during the day. Rain & drizzle. Patrol of 1 Officer & 25 ORís left TOMMY POST to examine enemy wire & see whether CHUMP trench was occupied, found a consolidated shell hole unoccupied but was unable to get near wire owing to brightness of moon.
The National Archives Reference WO95/2361/1
- 21st Jan 1918 Working Parties
- 21st Jan 1918 Reliefs
- 21st Jan 1918 In the Front Line
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