Order 30 Aug 1916

47th Inf Bde

59th Inf Bde

60th Inf Bde

 

G.873.                         3.

 

The defence of GUILLEMONT will be organised as follows AAA Brigadier 47th Brigade will be responsible for consolidation and defence of all village North of MOUNT STREET AAA When 60th Inf. Bde. relieves 47th Infantry Brigade front line 3 Coys. 7th Yorkshire L.I. will remain in GUILLEMONT to Garrison 47th Infantry Brigade portion aided by his one Coy, 11th Durham L.I. and 83rd Field Coy. R.E. AAA 6th Connaught Rangers and 7th Leinster Regt. when relieved will garrison GRIDIRON AAA 6th R. Irish and 8th Munsters when relieved will be withdrawn to vicinity of 47th Infantry Brigade H.Qrs, AAA Brig, 59th Brigade will be responsible for consolidation and defence of MOUNT STREET and all GUILLEMONT South of it AAA For this purpose he will use his command AAA C.R.E. will assist if he can be found in GUILLEMONT AAA 47th Infantry Bde, may know where he is AAA Details of arrangements made should be reported as early as possible AAA Acknowledge AAA

TRUMPET.

(sd) R.H. JAMES, Lt. Col

9.0 p.m.

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