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21 April

From the Lonsdale Battalion wiki

Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 21 April.
For events that took place elsewhere, see 21 April on The Great War wiki.

1915 (Wednesday)

  • Memo from Capt. Rivington: Please send entrenching tools to Quartermaster’s Stores, so that....can use them this morning.[1]
  • Naval Coast Watching by civilians at St. Bees, Whitehaven, Maryport and Kirkbride.[2]

1916 (Friday)

1917 (Saturday)

  • Hombleux: Battalion training and recreation.

1918 (Sunday)

  • In the Line: Holding line comprising 11 outposts and 10 piquets.
  • Enemy quiet but aircraft active. Allied patrols are very active by night.
  • Forward and reserve companies move very little by day, but occupied with wiring during the night.
  • Support company is engaged in carrying.


  1. Training continues for those who are able during the whole period of isolation.


  1. Record No. DLONS/L/13/13/128
  2. Record No. DLONS/L/13/13/130
  3. Workington Star and Harrington Guardian.
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