2/4th Battalion War Diary, December 1916

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    2/4th Border Regiment War Diary Transcriptions (1915-1918)
The National Archives WO/95/????    
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Transcribed from the War Diary of the 2/4th Border Regiment (1914-1919) and not the original war diary. This book was published by Carlisle book company Chas. Thurnam and Sons in 1920.
Entries from this source have been heavily abridged from their original form. This version of the war diary should be seen as a brief summary of events rather than a comprehensive account of the battalion's actions.
Place Date Hour Summary of Events
6th
Two officers arrived from England for attachment to the Battalion.
7th
A draft of 2 officers and 40 other ranks arrived from the 3/4th Border Regiment, England.
13th
His Excellency the Commander-in-Chief, General Sir Charles Munro, K.C.M.G., K.C.B., inspected the troops of the Peshawar Garrison on the Brigade Parade Ground.

References / notes[edit]

  • National Archives Catalogue Reference: WO/95/????
  • The transcription above is available under the National Archives Open Government Licence for public sector information.