SECRET Copy No
8th Divisional Artillery Instructions
- The 8th Divisional Artillery will move South of Rives SOMME on 5th July.
Advance Sections will move to-day 4th inst,
Remainder of Batteries will be withdrawn tonight to BEHENCOURT – FRENCHENCOURT AREA, and will march to billets SOUTH of SOMME on 5th instant.
Units will march as in Appendix A to be issued later.
Orders for move of Advance Sections today will be sent direct, brigades being notified.
- Billeting areas and Commanders of them are shewn in Appendix B attached.
- Divisional Artillery Headquarters will be at CAVILLON.
C.R. Gover Major R.A.
Bde Major 8th Divisional Arty.
Copies of these instructions have been sent to Advance Sections.