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- For events that took place elsewhere in the Great War, see The Great War:16 June.
Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 16 June.
- Battalion situated at Contay involved in training.
- Newspaper article: More Local Casualties (Pte. Alfred Thompson and Sgt. William Walter Stephen).
- Lance Sergeant Mitchison writes to the Workington Star and Harrington Guardian:
“Dear Mr. Star Man, A line to say I have received two parcels, one belonging to Corporal White and the other Private Copeland. Both are in hospital, so I divided the contents between the men in the Platoon, and I can tell you they all enjoyed them immensely. We all send our deepest sympathy to Private Copeland, as he has lost a brother killed while he has been in hospital. All the boys wish the Star Fund much success, which it certainly deserves.”
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