6 September


Lonsdale Battalion events that took place on 6 September.
For events that took place elsewhere, see our sister project The Great War On This Day

1916 (Wednesday)

  • Private John Bardgett Missing: Mrs Bardgett, Chapel Street, Appleby, has been notified that her Husband John Bardgett of the Border Regiment has been missing since 1 July. Before the war he was employed on the Midland Railway. [1]

1917 (Thursday)


  1. Published in the Carlisle Journal, 6 September 1916.
  2. "Minnies" is a slang term used by the Allied forces for a class of short range mortar called a Minenwerfer (mine launcher) used extensively during the First World War.
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