27 March


Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 27 March.
For events that took place elsewhere, see 27 March on The Great War wiki.

1915 (Saturday)

  • Annual stock take of the Quartermasters Store.[1]
  • All men who after Medical examination are found permanently unfit for service abroad, but fit for home service will be posted to Depot Company.[2]
  • At the miniature firing range Companies are to finish their Snapshooting Practice and, if possible, complete the timed application.[2]
  • Following 26 discharges the previous day, 65 privates are transferred from E Company to A, C and D Companies.[3]

1916 (Monday)

1917 (Tuesday)

1918 (Wednesday)

  • Lonsdales rest during the morning then practice attack in afternoon.
  • Evening march to Ransart; rest is taken in a sunken road until morning.


  1. Record No. DLONS/L/13/13/136
  2. 2.0 2.1 Record No. DLONS/L/13/13/135
  3. Record No. DLONS/L/13/13/137
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