6 April


Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 6 April.
For events that took place elsewhere, see 6 April on The Great War wiki.

1915 (Tuesday)

  • Battalion Orders: A telegram received from 112th Infantry Brigade at noon today stated that final instructions regarding date and hour of move [to Grantham] had not yet been received.[1]
  • A syringe for anti-typhoid inoculations has been forwarded to you today, on temporary loan to be returned....when no longer required.[2]

1916 (Thursday)

1917 (Friday)

1918 (Saturday)

  • Purple Line: Weather is brighter today. Men clean up and have a chance to recuperate after a long spell in the line.
  • Officers look round the new sector.
  • Adinfer is heavily shelled and cooker hit.


  1. Record No. DLONS/L/13/13/135
  2. Record No. DLONS/L/13/13/89
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