Monday, 13 June 2016

Back to the Front Again


Tuesday 13th June 1916: the 2nd Battalion have finished their training for the expected offensive(1). Yesterday they took a troop train from the town of Ailly-sur-Somme to the town of Heilly, from which they marched to Bray, just behind the front line after a four hour march.

Source: X550/3/wd

(1) See 5th June 1916

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