Appendix II to XV Corps H.A. Instructions 12 June 1916.

Appendix II to XV Corps H.A. Instructions 12 June 1916.
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APPENDIX II

Day U V W X Y Remarks
Wire Cutting. All day. All day. All day. All day. All day.
General bombardment. All day. All day. All day. All day. All day. Heavy howitzers stop on W, X and Y days for a fixed period.
Concentrated bombardments. – 4. p.m. to 5.20 p.m. 9 a.m. to 10.20 a.m. 4.30 a.m. to 5.50 a.m. & 6.30 p.m. to 7 p.m. 6 a.m. to 7.20 a.m. & 4 p.m. to 5.20 p.m.
Counter-Battery. All day. All day. All day. All day. All day. Very active
Gas and Smoke Barrages. – At night 2 hours. At night 2 hours. At night 2 hours. 7.20 a.m. to 7.50 a.m. Gas one night only, first time wind permits. Smoke if wind permits.
Night firing. All night. All night. All night. All night. All night.

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