23 June

Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 23 June.

1916[edit]

  • Battalion leaves Bouzincourt for the trenches, taking over from the 2nd Manchester Regiment at 12.30am on 24 June.[1]
  • "Preparation for the big push. Things out to go 1,000 times better than ever before." – Lt-Col. Machell [2]

1917[edit]

  • Battalion situated at Ooste-Dunkerque involved in Battalion training under Company Commanders. Recreation day.[3]
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