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22nd March 1917 - The Great War, Day by Day - The Wartime Memories Project

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

22nd March 1917

On this day:

  • New Craters Blown   236th London Brigade Royal Field Artillery report X47 Trench Mortar Battery fired thirty rounds on Hill 60 and into new craters blown by the enemy. Work was heard during the night and X47 Battery again fired into craters.

    War Diaries

  • 22nd March 1917 Training and New orders

  • 22nd Mar 1917 Heavy Shelling

  •    NUNCQ

    March continued from NUNCQ to BOURS

    The National Archives Reference WO95/2361/1

  • 22nd Mar 1917 Parade & Baths

  • 22nd Mar 1917 Trench Raid

  • 22nd Mar 1917 Boundary Changes

  • 22nd Mar 1917 In Billets

  • 22nd March 1917 

  • 22nd Mar 1917 Cleaning up

  • 22nd Mar 1917 Reliefs

  • 22nd Mar 1917 Tactical Points

  • 22nd Mar 1917 Orders

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • Pte. James Joseph Charlton. Australian Infantry 3rd Btn. Read their Story.
  • 2nd Lt. Basil Hamilton Abdy Fellowes. Royal Berkshire Regiment 2nd Btn att 5th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Rfm. Robert Magee. Royal Irish Rifles 12th Btn.

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