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For events that took place elsewhere in the Great War, see The Great War:17 August.

Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 17 August.

1916[edit]

  • Battalion leaves Annequin for front line trenches in the 'Cambrin Sector'.[1]
  • At 2:00pm the Battalion relieves the 17th Highland Light Infantry in the right of the sub-sector.[1]
  • At 4:15pm the relief is complete; enemy comparatively quiet.[1]

1917[edit]

  • Battalion situated at Bray Dunes involved in training under Company Arrangements.[2]

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