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- For events that took place elsewhere in the Great War, see The Great War:17 July.
Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 17 July.
- Battalion situated in huts at Amplier.
- Divisional Commander (General Rycroft) addresses Brigade congratulating them on their achievement.
- Lonsdales parade at 2:55pm, then marches to Sus-Saint-Leger via Halloy and Lucheux, taking over billets.
- Battalion situated at Gyhvelde training in dunes until 1:45pm.
- Battalion training continues with 1st Battalion 130th Infantry Regiment (USA) at Ailly-le-Haut-Clocher.