Wednesday 21 February 2018

2nd Battalion Nearing the Front Line

Colonel Poyntz [X550/1/82]

Thursday 21st February 1918

2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment has marched today from Aubigny-aux-Kaisnes to dug-outs in Savy. These are about two miles west of Saint-Quentin. Their commanding officer, Lieutenant-Colonel H S Poyntz has taken over temporary command of 90th Brigade as Brigadier G A Stevens is on leave.

Sources: X550/3/wd

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