19 August

Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 19 August.


  • Battalion situated in the Cambrin Sector, front line trenches.[1]
  • The Lonsdale have a comparatively quiet day; Royal Engineers and Artillery Officers visit Battalion HQ during morning.[1]
  • The Commanding Officer visits the right sub-sector (trenches) at 9:15pm and returns 10:15pm.[1]
  • Weather is wet and the trenches are in bad condition.[1]
  • Deaths: John William Glendinning (17538 Pte.).[2]


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