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25th August 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

25th August 1918

On this day:

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

    Mont des Cats.

    The day was spent in cleaning up. Men were paid. Church service was held at 1600. Lieutenant-Colonel P Kelly took over command of Battalion.

    War Diaries

  • 25th August 1918 

  • 25th Aug 1918 Attack Made

  • 25th Aug 1918 Orders Received

  • 25th Aug 1918 Improvements

  • 25th Aug 1918 On the Move

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • Sgt. Harold John Colley. VC MM Lancashire Fusiliers 10th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. James Cookson. Border Regiment 7th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Robert Archibald Forrest. Northumberland Fusiliers 12/13th Btn.
  • Pte. George Herbert Gould. Sherwood Foresters 10th Btn.
  • Gnr. James Andrew Harkins. Royal Field Artillery 291st Brigade, D Bty. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Hugh Kenny. Lincolnshire Regiment 8th Btn Read their Story.
  • Cpl. Charles Frederick Lovejoy. 2/7 Middlesex Regiment
  • Pte. John Edward Wilding. Lancashire Fusiliers 10th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Cptn. Donald Herbert Wootton. London Regiment 20th Btn.

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