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26th July 1918On this day:
- Daily Activity 9th Btn. (North Irish Horse) the Royal Irish Fusiliers.
Enemy guns more active especially at night. Lewis Gunners fire their guns for testing and practice. Between 2300 and midnight the enemy shell our camp, getting a direct hit on the Medical tent.
- 37th SB Fatal misfire 59th Heavy Artillery Brigade
37th SB had a premature when firing an experimental series in connection with air burst ammunition. This resulted in 2 men being killed and 5 wounded.
The National Archives Reference WO95/2361/1
- 26th Jul 1918 Consolidation
- 26th Jul 1918 New CO
- 26th Jul 1918 Intermittent Shelling
- 26th Jul 1918 Reliefs
- 26th Jul 1918 Musketry
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