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28th May 1918 - 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 May 1918

On this day:


  • Daily Activity   9th Btn. (North Irish Horse) the Royal Irish Fusiliers.

    Right sub-sector front line Hill Top.

    At 0530 hostile artillery shelled the Battalion on our left, apparently in retaliation for the raid. Owing to excellent visibility there was great aerial activity during the morning and many observation balloons were up. The day passed quietly.

  •    CAMPAGNE

    Coy training.

  • 28th May 1918 Training

  • 28th May 1918 Bravery Recognised

  • 28th May 1918 On the March





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  • 2nd Lt. Melville Allen Duff Davis. MC Kings Royal Rifle Corps Read their Story.
  • Pte. Robert William Harney. East Yorkshire Regiment 1st Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Jeffrey May. Durham Light Infantry 22nd. Battalion Read their Story.
  • Pte. Thomas Henry Robson. Northumberland Fusiliers 12/13th Btn.

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