Message 27 February 1917

“A” Form

MESSAGES AND SIGNALS

 

To        Camp Comdt (Adv)

 

Senders Number                     Day of Month             In reply to Number     AAA

G.B. 305                                             27

 

The Left Division attacked this morning at 5.30 am. enemy’s trenches from N.36D.4.2. to N.35.D.8.0. and ERSATZ point as ordered AAA From reports received from the air and other sources this attack appears to have been successful and all objectives have been taken except for that portion on the right of the attack from N.36.D.00.05. to N.36.D.4.2. where the situation still appears doubtful AAA Up to date 6 Officers 336 OR and 2 machine guns have been captured AAA Prisoners belong to 119 R, 121 R. and 11th Bavarian R.I.R. AAA Prisoners state attack came as complete surprise AAA Our casualties reported to be small AAA Regiments who took part in attack were RASHER and REALM AAA Addsd C.R.A., C.R.E., TUMULT, TRAWL, TONE, TUBE, SENIOR SCHOOL and Divl Troops

 

From: TRUMPET

Place:

Time: 3 pm

  1. Durrant S/Sgt *** G.S.

Signature of Addressee

 

 

? 27 Feb 1917

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