24 June

Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 24 June.


  • Battalion situated at Authuille Sector. 18 pounder guns cut the enemy wire at 5.30am and continues during the day. Enemy retaliation is practically nil.[1]
  • Gas raid on night 24-25 June in Authuille Sector ineffective owing to unfavourable wind.[1]


  • Battalion situated at Ooste-Dunkerque attends Church Parade in sand dunes at 10am. Period shooting in afternoon.[2]


  • Battalion cadre arrives at Doullens and billets in the town.[3]
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