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

28th July 1915

On this day:

  • 6th London Brigade RFA movements   6th County of London Brigade RFA report Major H.D. Sprague (2/6th London Battery RFA) and Captain E.J. Matcham (2/3rd East Anglian Brigade RFA) attached to the 16th and 17th London Batteries respectively. One section of the 15th London Battery was last night relieved by a section of A Battery ( 71st Brigade RFA – Kitchener’s Army) This section of the 15th London Battery proceeded forthwith to Gosnay. 16th London Battery fired 4 rounds on German Front Line trenches and 20 rounds on Loos – all in retaliation. A draft of 4 men received from Base Details.

    War Diaries

  • 28th July 1915 9th Lancers parade

  • Relocation   E Battery 3rd Brigade RHA

    In reserve with 5th Cavalry Brigade near Morbecque.

    Started at 0830 and marched 11 miles to bivouac one mile SE of Morbecque.

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  • 28th Jul 1915 In the Trenches

  • 28th Jul 1915 Company Reliefs

  • 28th Jul 1915 Reliefs Completed

  • 28th Jul 1915 Under Shellfire

  • 28th Jul 1915 Visitor

  • 28th of July 1915 

  • 28th Jul 1915 Reliefs Completed

  • 28th July 1915 In Billets

  • 28th Jul 1915 In the Trenches

  • 9th Aug 1915 Wilful Murder

  • 28th Jul 1915 Strange things of War

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