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30th October 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

30th October 1918

On this day:

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


    Weather continues fine. Service for Roman Catholics held in Lawe church at 0800. Usual inspections and reorganisation carried out during morning. Company Commanders lectured their Companies on 'The Course of the War'.

    War Diaries

  • Further Advances   59th Heavy Artillery Brigade

    335th & 350th SB's moved to forward positions near Kmocke, 37th SB moved another section to a forward position which had been taken up by 1 section during the advance of 25th October.

    War Diaries

  • 30th Oct 1918 

  • 30th Oct 1918 Training

  • 30th Oct 1918 In Billets

  • 30th Oct 1918 In Action

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Remembering those who died this day.

  • Pte. Robert Dixon. Cavalry Machine Gun Squadron Read their Story.
  • Pte. John James Grasshorn Fort. Royal Army Medical Corps 33rd Casualty Clearing Station Read their Story.
  • Pte. John James Grasshorn Fort. Royal Army Medical Corps 33rd Casualty Clearing Station Read their Story.
  • Pte. Frederick Jesse Coster Mills. Army Cyclist Corps 54th (East Anglian) Coy Read their Story.
  • Pte. Harold Eccleston Arthur Victor Nuttall. Lancashire Fusiliers 9th Battalion Read their Story.
  • Tpr. Thomas Robyn Smith. Northamptonshire Yeomanry A Squadron Read their Story.
  • Tpr. Thomas Robins Smith. Northamptonshire Yeomanry 1st/1st. A Sqd. Read their Story.
  • 2nd Lt. William Ernest Trueman. attd. 2nd Queen Victoria's Own Sappers and Miners Read their Story.
  • Pte. John Watson. Royal Dublin Fusiliers 10th Btn. Read their Story.

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