10 May

Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 10 May.


  • Battalion in isolation camp at Contay Wood (measles) involved in Divisional and Brigade manoeuvres, training and small working parties.[1] Training continues during the whole period of isolation.[2]
  • A draft of 50 other ranks join the Battalion.[2]
  • 2nd Lieut. [?Bowins] of 'C' Company leaves the Battalion and returns to England.[2]


References / notes[edit]

  1. A group of soldiers (or prisoners) that are assigned to perform manual tasks or duties, for their own or other units.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 11th Battalion War Diary, May 1916
  3. Local Casualties - L/Cpl. Alf SydneyWorkington Star and Harrington Guardian. Published 10 May, 1918.