TABLE OF AMMUNITION EXPENDITURE 23 June 1916

SECRET.

 

TABLE OF AMMUNITION EXPENDITURE

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DAY               TIME                                      18 pdrs                                    4.5 Hows.

 

V                     10.0 – 10.40 a.m.                    (20                                           0

(12                                           0

4.15 – 5.15 p.m.                      30                                          30

GAS   0.03 – 0.04                                 4                                           0

1.27 – 1.31                              16                                           0

Night firing                                         40                                           40

 

W                    9.00 – 10.20 a.m.                    60                                            50

Night firing                                         40                                            40

 

X                     4.30 to 5.50 a.m.                     60                                            50

6.30 to 7.00 p.m.                     30                                            20

7.30 to 8.10 p.m.                     40                                            20

Night firing                             40                                            40

 

Y                     6.00 to 7.20 a.m.                     40                                            40

4.05 to 5.15 p.m.                     30                                            20

Night firing                             40                                            40

 

Totals  per gun            502                  per How        390

 

For Raid on ‘V’ day, or as ordered.

 

2.00 to 2.15                             200 rds per)                             100 rds)

Battery 30% H.E.)                  per Bty.)

 

2.16 to 2.20                             50 rds per)                               32 rds)

Bty H.E. only on)                               per Bty)

front line)

 

2.21 to 2.45                 300 rds per)                                         100 rds)

Bty 30% H.E.)                                                per Bty)

 

2.46 to 2.55                 40 rds per)                                           20 rds)

Bty 30% H.E.)                                                per Bty)

 

 

23.6.16.

 

C.R. Gover Major R.A.

Brigade Major 8th Div Artillery

 

 

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