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31st December 1914 - The Great War, Day by Day - The Wartime Memories Project

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

31st December 1914

On this day:

  • Leicestershire Yeomanry in full marching order   Regimental route March in full marching order with wagons packed, special attention being paid to march discipline and packing of wagons.

    War diary of Leicestershire Yeomanry, Labrearde

  • Reserve position   E Battery 3rd Brigade RHA

    With 5th Cavalry Brigade in Reserve near Bailleul.

    In billets 1 1/4 miles South West of Bailleul from 3rd to 31st December 1914.

    war diaries

  • 31st Dec 1914 All quiet

  • 31st Dec 1914 Slow Progress

  • 31st Dec 1914 High Tea

  • 31st Dec 1914 In Action

  • 31st Dec 1914 Constructing Path

  • 31st Dec 1914 Bombed Out

  • 31st December 1914 Bad weather limiting action again

  • 31st Dec 1914 Training

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