2 June

Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 2 June.


  • Battalion in Divisional Reserve at Bouzincourt providing working parties[1] for the Royal Engineers.[2]
  • 2 Lieuts. W.S. Paton and G. Black, taken on strength[3] of Battalion.[2]

references / notes[edit]

  1. A group of soldiers (or prisoners) that are assigned to perform manual tasks or duties, for their own or other units.
  2. 2.0 2.1 11th Battalion War Diary, June 1916
  3. Taken on Strength is a British and British Commonwealth term referring to a person being added to a military organisation.