The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day
28th May 1918On 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.
The National Archives Reference WO95/2361/1
- 28th May 1918 Training
- 28th May 1918 Bravery Recognised
- 28th May 1918 On the March
- 28th May 1918 In the Trenches
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Remembering those who died this day. 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. Pte. Arthur Arnold Standage. Manchester Regiment 11th Battalion
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