War Diary of AA Laporte Payne 14 November 1917

War Diary of AA Laporte Payne

 

EXTRACTED FROM.

 

Brigade Diary, Personal Diary, Operation Orders, Note Books, Memoranda

Correspondence

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14th November 1917

 

SECRET.

175th (Army) Brigade, R.F.A.             S/1085.

  1. The Brigade (Less C Battery) will be withdrawn to their Wagon Lines on the night 15/16th inst., when they will come under the orders of G.O.C.R.A., XVth Corps.
  2. The responsibility for the Artillery Defence of the Front at present covered by E Group will be taken over at 4.30 p.m. on the 15th inst by O.C. B Group.
  3. The necessary adjustments of S.O.S. Lines are given in the 42nd D.A. Instructions No. 29, attached hereto.
  4. Move to Wagon Lines at GHYVELDE will be commenced directly darkness sets in.
  5. Acknowledge.

 

14/11/17

Captain,

Adjutant, 175th Bde. R.F.A.

 

(The Brigade left the 42nd Division and their zones were covered by spreading the zones covered by Sykes Group and the remainder of E Group (400th Battery and B/210 Battery, and E Group came under the command of O.C. B. Group)

 

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