2/4th Battalion War Diary, November 1917
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| 2/4th Border Regiment War Diary Transcriptions (1915-1918)|
The National Archives WO/95/????
|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|
|“B” Company left Lower Gharial for Cherat.|
|Headquarters and “A” Company left Lower Gharial for Cherat.|
|Peshawar Detachment left Peshawar for Cherat, by road. Nowshera Detachment left Nowshera for Cherat.|
|The Battalion arrived at Cherat.|
|“A” and “B” Companies proceeded to Dag on company training.|
|Inspection by G.O.C. 1st (Peshawar) Division (Major-General Sir F. Campbell, K.C.B.).|
|“C” and “D” Companies proceeded to Dag on company training; “A” and “B” Companies returned to Headquarters. A draft of 70 N.C.O.'s and men arrived from the 3/4th Border Regiment, England.|
References / notes[edit | edit source]
- National Archives Catalogue Reference: WO/95/????
- The transcription above is available under the National Archives Open Government Licence for public sector information.