|THE LONSDALE BATTALION|
|The home of the 11th (Service) Battalion Border Regiment in the First World War|
Honi Soit Qui Mal y Pense — Evil be to Him who Evil Thinks
A daily listing of movements, actions, events and political involvements of the Lonsdale Battalion that took place this day between 1914–1918. (This information refreshes daily.)
On this day in history (21 October)
- One man is recruited at Kirkbampton; 3 men are recruited at Orton; 22 men are recruited at Causewayhead.
- Battalion leaves Longuevillete at 8am in full marching order. Arrives Herissat 1.45pm.
- Parade of bombers for live grenade throwing.
- Battalion situated at Teteghem. Church Parade at 10.30am.
References / notes
Material from Timeline/Chronology of the Lonsdale Battalion (September 1914 - May 1915) are sourced from the DLONS/L/13/13 Lowther Estate Archives. Entries from this timeline are reproduced here with kind permission of Jim Lowther and are not available under the license of this site. Please do not publish these extracts on other publicly visible media without prior permission from the copyright holder.
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