War Diary of 2/6th Sherwood Foresters July 1918

WAR DIARY of 2/6th Sherwood Foresters


For July 1918



Place       Date    Hour                                                Summary of Events and Information


1/7/18                                                                       Fighting Strength Officers 10 O.R.s 43.


(F.29.d.8.8 Sheet 44C Eastern Half)

9/7/18              Notification received that the 2/6th Bn.  Sherwood Foresters Training Cadre be disbanded & the personnel placed at the disposal of the G.O.C. 59th Division for posting within that Division (Authority First Army’s No 8835/25a dated 6/7/18 & 59th Divs No A 1820/30/24 dated 9th July 1918)

23/7/18 1. pm.            Left FONTAIN-LEZ-BOULANS & proceeded by motor-bus to BARLY (P.15.a.0.8. Sheet 51C) Billeted in Chateau.

BARLY   28/7/18       Portion of the Training Cadre posted to units within 59th Division

(P.15.a.0.8. Sheet 51C)

31/7/18      Remainder   “      “           “          “                   “          “       “

1/7/18 to 31/7/18       Portion of the Training Cadre instructing at 59th Div School.  Remainder assisting in the training of the 13th Bn. West Riding Regt.

31/7/18        Fighting Strength Nil.


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