17 August


Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 17 August.
For events that took place elsewhere, see 17 August on The Great War wiki.

1916 (Thursday)

  • Battalion leaves Annequin for front line trenches in the 'Cambrin Sector'.
  • At 2:00pm the Battalion relieves the 17th Highland Light Infantry in the right of the sub-sector.
  • At 4:15pm the relief is complete; enemy comparatively quiet.

1917 (Friday)

  • Battalion situated at Bray Dunes involved in training under Company Arrangements.

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