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24th September 1918 - The Great War, Day by Day - The Wartime Memories Project

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

24th September 1918

On this day:

  • Daily Activity   9th Btn. (North Irish Horse) the Royal Irish Fusiliers.

    Adjutants' parade at 0830. Training by Companies, six men per Company instructed in German machine-gun by Machine Gun Company Sergeant. Football in afternoon, 9th Royal Irish Fusiliers beat 1st Royal Irish Fusiliers, A Company beat B Company, C Company beat D Company.

    War Diaries

  • 24th Sep 1918 Under Attack

  • 24th Sep 1918 Recce

  • 24th Sep 1918 In Action

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  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. Herbert Brooke. West Yorkshire 1st Btn.
  • Pte. Albert Burroughs. York and Lancaster Regiment 1st/5th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Anthony Burton. Durham Light Infantry 2nd Battalion Read their Story.
  • Pte. Ernest Dix. Durham Light Infantry 2nd Btn Read their Story.
  • Pte. Vincent Dobson. Royal Warwickshire Regiment 9th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. D. Gibson. Royal Scots 12th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Arthur Mitton. Prince of Wales Own 1st Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment Read their Story.
  • 2nd.Lt. John Henry Paterson. Essex Regiment 3rd Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. William Riley. Durham Light Infantry 2nd Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte Henry Wright. West Yorkshire Regiment 1st and 6th Btn Read their Story.
  • L/Sgt. John Theobald Young. Royal Sussex Regt 2nd Battalion

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