The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day
28th June 1917On this day:
- 12th Suffolks bring in a prisoner 12th Suffolks bring a German prisoner into the Liaison at Gonnelieu
- 28th June 1917 Routine
- 28th Jun 1917 Reorganisation
- TRENCHES GAVRELLE SECTOR
5.0pm. Enemy bombarded trenches of Bde on left heavily for 15 minutes.
7.10pm. Bde and Div on left attacked and took enemy front line on a wide front CADORNA TR. WOOD ALLEY. OPPY TR. Very good barrage casualties slight and all objectives gained. Thermite and TMís and barrage on our front. Enemy retaliated heavily but little damage done. Our casualties 1 killed 5 wounded.
The National Archives Reference WO95/2361/1
- 28th Jun 1917 Advance Guard
- 28th Jun 1917 Reliefs
- 28th Jun 1917 Training
- 28th of June 1917 Enemy Less Active
- 28th of June 1917 Marching Again
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