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23rd February 1915 - The Great War, Day by Day - The Wartime Memories Project

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



23rd February 1915

On this day:


  • Detachment of the 2nd Life Guards to Meteren   3 officers and 100 men of the 2nd Life Guards went away to Meteren, 9th Lancers to assist in grooming their horses while they are in the trenches.

    War Diary


  • Changes in personnel and promotion   Major Templeton and Capt. Vesey departed last night. Capt. W A Burgess 2nd Canadian Field Ambulance joined today for one week's instruction. Temporary Lt. Robertson reported himself from No 6 General Hospital, Rouen for duty. No 11000 Sgt-Major W H Storey promoted Lieut. and Quartermaster and proceeded to the Depot RAMC Aldershot for duty.

    War Diary 19th Field Ambulance RAMC, Armentières


  • 23rd Feb 1915 2nd Queens releive South Staffs

  • 23rd Feb 1915 On the Move

  • 23rd Feb 1915 Cavalry Dismount

  • 23rd Feb 1915 First Aid under Heavy Fire





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