17 July

Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 17 July.


  • Battalion situated in huts at Amplier.[1]
  • Divisional Commander (General Rycroft) addresses Brigade congratulating them on their achievement.[1]
  • Lonsdales parade at 2:55pm, then marches to Sus-Saint-Leger via Halloy and Lucheux, taking over billets.[1]


  • Battalion situated at Gyhvelde training in dunes until 1:45pm.[2]


  • Battalion training continues with 1st Battalion 130th Infantry Regiment (USA) at Ailly-le-Haut-Clocher.[3]

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