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For events that took place elsewhere in the Great War, see The Great War:3 August.

Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 3 August.

1916[edit]

  • Battalion working parties[1] are relieved by the 25th Infantry Brigade at 12:30pm from the Hohenzollern Redoubt and Hairpin Mines; they proceed to Noyelle for rest.[2]
  • At 1:30pm a party of 4 officers and 110 other ranks proceeds to Annequin to form working parties for the 2nd Manchester Regiment.[2]

1917[edit]

  • Battalion situated at Coxyde continues indoor work and lectures due to continuation of heavy rain.[3]


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      References & Notes
  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, August 1916
  3. 11th Battalion War Diary, August 1917