Lonsdale Battalion on this day...

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On this day, 18 MayEdit

1916Edit

  • Battalion takes over the Authuille Sector from the 19th Lancashire Fusiliers.[1]
  • New sector hotter in every way than any we have been in yet, but have far better dug-outs for Headquarters.Lt-Col. P. W. Machell [2]
  • A party under Lieut. Barnes remains in billets at Bouzincourt.[1]

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