Appendix to XV Corps Heavy Artillery Instruction 24 June 1916

Appendix to XV Corps Heavy Artillery Instruction 24 June 1916

Z DAY
SPECIAL SCHEDULE.

Battery Guns Position Rounds
Allotted Objective No of hours No of Rds Remarks
French Group 77 mm Guns F.13.c Gas shell

do

do

do

Gas or H.E.
MAMETZ VILLAGE, FRICOURT WOOD, ROUND WOOD, SHELTER WOOD, LOZENGE WOOD, FRICOURT FARM, and if the wind is away from our lines FRICOURT.

QUADRANGLE TRENCH, In Square X.23.c., WOOD TRENCH, STRIP TRENCH, BOTTOM WOOD, RAILWAY ALLEY, in Square X.29.c., and in the Valley running N & S in squares X.23.b. & d., and X.29.b.

MAMETZ WOOD in Squares X.18.c., X.24.a.&c.

MAMETZ WOOD Squares S.13.d and 19.b. FLAT IRON COPSE, & MARLBORO WOOD.

do. do. Up to -30 mins before zero

Up to zero

Zero to 1 hr

1 hr, to 2.55

2.55 on Rapid rate of fire

do

do

Quick rate of fire

Slow rate of fire

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