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23rd January 1916 - 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 January 1916

On this day:

  • Quiet Day   6th County of London Brigade RFA record a very quiet day. A little hostile shelling on M.5.a and b, otherwise no shelling in Loos Sector or on battery positions near Fosse 7 and Maroc. German aircraft were active in the morning. Flashes were observed on bearing 120.5 from G.34.a.4.6 - a field gun shelling Loos Road.

    War Diaries

  • 23rd Jan 1916 7 Northumberlands back in Trenches

  • 23rd Jan 1916 Bombing Practice

  • 23rd Jan 1916 In the Trenches

  • 23rd Jan 1916 Church Parade

  • 23rd Jan 1916 On the Move

  • 23rd Jan 1916 Heading South

  • 23rd Jan 1916 Shelling

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