The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day
28th January 1917On this day:
- 16th Northumberland Fusiliers relieved by 15th Lancs 16th Btn Northumberland Fusilers are relieved by 15th Btn Lancashire Fusiliers and move into billets at Mailly-Maillet amid rumours of an impending advance.
- Battery Shelled 236th London Brigade Royal Field Artillery report
C236 Battery at Langkhof Farm was shelled during the day.
- 28th Jan 1917 20th DLI clear trenches
- 33rd Battalion AIF in trenches Trench repair and routine. Cf Intelligence Summary dated 29/1/17. (no. 5)
10th Infantry Brigade carried out raids on Battalion front. Troops withdrawn from front line as per Battalion Circular dated 28/1/17. (No. 9) Casualties from enemy retaliation - 2.
- 28th January 1917 Church Services
- 28th January 1917 Church services
- 28th Jan 1917 Christmas Comforts Arrive
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