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28th August 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



28th August 1915

On this day:


  • Appointments   6th County of London Brigade RFA reports Lt G. Lyon-Smith appointed Orderly Officer 236 Brigade and transferred from 15th London Battery to Brigade Headquarters Staff. Lt J.C. Woollett transferred from 16th London Ammunition Column to 15th London Battery. 2/Lt J. H Van den Bergh transferred from Brigade Headquarters Staff to 6th London Ammunition Column.

    War Diaries


  • 1st Battalion Royal Scots in France 1915.   1st Battalion Royal Scots in France 1915.

  • 28th Aug 1915 9th Lancers working party

  • 34th Division move to Salisbury Plain   In late August 1915 22nd Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers along with the other units of 34th Division leave Ripon and move for final training and firing practice at Salisbury Plain.

  • 34th Division move to Salisbury Plain   In late August 1915 22nd Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers along with the other units of 34th Division leave Ripon and move for final training and firing practice at Salisbury Plain.

  • 28th Aug 1915 19th Seige Bty RGA move

  • 28th Aug 1915 Harvest near the Trenches

  • 28th Aug 1915 First Casualty for 10th Essex

  • 28th Aug 1915 Range Finder course at Bisley

  • 28th Aug 1915 5th Lincs Relieved by 4th Leics

  • 28th Aug 1915 Trench Visit

  • 28th Aug 1915 On the Move

  • 28th Aug 1915 Sniping

  • 28th Aug 1915 On the Move

  • 28th Aug 1915 Parade

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  • 28th Aug 1915 Working Parties

  • 28th Aug 1915 Diversion

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