55th West Lancs War Diary Feb 1916





Headquarters 55th West Lancashire Divisional Artillery


1st February 1916 – 29th February 1916



HALLENCOURT 2nd           Orders for move into area vacated by 36th Division.

Visit by Lord Derby – 3rd W.L.F.A. Bde – paraded 2.30 p.m. N.E. of YANVILLE.  Appendix I

4th – 7th                     Moves carried out in accordance with Appendix II.

FRANSU 9th                           B/85th Bde joined from 18th Div attached to 4th W.L.F.A. (How) Bde with section B.A.C. and 4 wagons for D.A.C.

Div Operation order No 2. Received.

11th                           Moves in accordance with Appendix III.

12th                           2nd & 4th N.M. Bdes – joined 55th Division from 46th Division.                                 Appendix IV

12-24th                      Occupation of positions.                                                                                             Appendix V

24/25th                      Reallotment of Div front – moves in accordance with Appendix VI.


25th                           Moves of B.A.C.s and D.A.C. in accordance with Appendix VII

27th                           Moves of Wagon Lines in accordance with Appendix VIII.


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