Field Message Book Major F.S. Parah November 1916

Field Message Book Major F.S. Parah
75th Can. Inf. Bn.

To C.S.M. Hall
D. Coy

Detailed party 5 men & 1 N.C.O. to proceed to Hallabast corner when there the N.C.O. will enquire of the Military Police for some baggage left there by one of our limbered wagons.
This baggage consists of Orderly Room boxes & the party will bring them up to Batt Head Quarters.
The N.C.O. will obtain a receipt from Bn H.Q.

O.C. D Coy.

To Sergt O Hanley
Detail 17 men 1 Corp.
Carrying party for Tunnelers (to report to me at once.
These men must carry rifles & must be from 13 & 14 Platoons. They will be on duty till 2.30 a.m.
F.S.P.
O.C. D Coy
Urgent.
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To Lieut Porter
G.H.Q.
Kindly report with Lieut Wallace as soon as possible this morning.
F.S.P.
O.C. D Coy
Time 9.50 a.m.
25th 8 16.
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To Lieut Stanly
D Coy
98 Rue D Aevloy

Detail at once 2 Sergts 35 O.R. to proceed to Bn ord room – reporting at 3.45 pm –AAA
A,B,M will detail like parties.
A & B will supply 1 Officer each AAA
See that men carry gas bags & 10 rounds S.A.A. AAA
F.S. Parah
Major D Coy
Time 2.15 p.m.
3/11/16
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D.G. Breakfast 7 am
Parade to Q.M. Stores 8 am
Kitchen ready 8.30
Co Parade 9.45

Working Party.
Lieut Parkinson & 25 O.R. at 6.45 returning to Chalk Pits when finished.
Nom Roll of men *** into ***.
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To O.C. 75th Bn

Reply to L 48 – 5
L/Cpl East J.C. 138191
Pte Holmes A.A. 164606.
F.S. Parah
Major D Coy
Timed 10.50 am
5/11/16
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To O.C. 75th Can Inf Bn.

Reply to L 62 – 5
Herewith 2 LENS NO 11 MAPS.
Mr. Wallace has 1 but as he is in ALBERT I cannot obtain it until tomorrow.
F.S. Parah
Major
D Coy
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To O.C. 75th Bn
Reply to L 89 – 1
Pte Dalloway G. 164263 he will Parade at B.H.Q. noon – full equipment and having 24 hours rations.
F.S. Parah
Major
D Coy
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To O.C. 75th Can. Inf. Bn.
Reply to L 105 – 11
The mens feet have been inspected & treated with whale oil.
F.S. Parah
Major
D Coy
Time 10.45 am
11/11/16
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To O.C. 75 Can Inf Bn
Re 106
Man for Y.M.C.A. Pt Ineson J. 138456.
F.S. Parah
Major
D Coy
Time 12-45
11/11/16
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Orders
D Coy by Major F.S. Parah Commanding.

Reveille 5 am
Breakfast 6 am.
Parade formed up outside No 13 Platoon ***** by 7 am. full fighting kit
Blankets: to be collected & placed inside 13 Platoon billets also Packs before 7 am.
Officers baggage to be at Bn H.Q. by 6.30 am.
F.S. Parah
Major
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D. Coy Trench State.
Officers 2 Sgts 4 Cpls 1 Pts 35
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Trench State
D Coy

Officers 2
Sergts 4
Cpls 1
Ptes 35
Total all ranks 42
F. Stewart Parah
Major
D Coy
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To O.C. 75th Can. Inf. Bn.
Reply to L 846 – 23.

Herewith Maps
1 Lens No 11
1 Le Sars
1 Operation Trench Map
1 Pys Edition 3
1 Diagram 75 Position
1Operation Maps
1 Map – K 11 – Nos 23.
F. Stewart Parah
Major
D Coy
Runner
Time 10 am
23-11-16
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To O.C. 75th Can. Inf. Bn.
Reply to A 208 – 23.

N.C.O. for 1 month course 219319 L/Sgt Burtt H.R.
F. S. Parah
Major
D Coy
Runner
8.25 pm
23rd Nov 16
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To O.C. 75th Can. Inf. Bn.
Reply to L 857 – 23.

List of men & shortages herewith.
F. Stewart Parah
Major
D Coy
Runner
11.30 am
24-11-16
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To O.C. 75th Can. Inf. Bn.
Reply to L 869 – 24.

All N.C.Os & men of this company have been issued with Sheepskin Jerkins.

F. Stewart Parah
Major
D Coy
Runner
2.15 pm
24-11-16
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To O.C. 75th Canadian B.H.Q.
Reply to A 215 – 24.

Officers 2
N.C.O. 4
O.R. 19
Total available 25
F. Stewart Parah
Major
D Coy
Messenger
2-15 pm
24-11-16
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Parade State
1. No of men available for Parade
2. Sick in lines with their names
3. Div Supply what doing
4. Bde “””
5. At Transport
6. Coy employ
7. Bn “
8. In Hospital (seen)
9. Other Duties.
Tot to agree with nom roll
*****s) must be with Co.
Tump men)
Coy employ cooks, C.Q.M.S Battalion Stretchers, San Police.
Bn supply
Reg Police ***** *****
To be in Bn H.Q. 8 a.m.
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To O.C. 75th Can. Inf. Bn.
Reply to L 901 – 25.

Pte Laws & Moulden are both with the company.
F. S. Parah
Major
D Coy
Runner
4 pm
25-11-16
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D Coy Draft.
805715 Pt Swann S.R.
“ 476 “ Taylor W.J.
“ 255 “ Todd J.
“ 219 “ Venning C.G.
“ 755 “ Virtue A.
“ 650 “ Wake H.O.
“ 217 “ Wakely W.H.
“ 161 “ Watt E.W.
“ 204 “ Werry P.H.
“ 450 “ Wheeler F.J.
“ 320 “ Wheeler R.B.
“ 390 “ White M.E.
“ 466 “ White S.E.
“ 191 “ Whitfield J.C.
“ 615 “ Willan W.R.
“ 247 “ Whithead J.
“ 610 “ Wootten C.W.
“ 199 “ Wootten J.
“ 436 “ Wright C.
“ 294 “ Wright L.E.
“ 190 “ Wright W.L.
210042 “ Ashley J.
210081 “ Bamfield H.B.
211072 “ Barber E.C.
211081 “ Barrington J.
174022 “ Beere A.
210076 “ Blake W.G.
210072 “ Brown F.
189822 “ Campbell L.A.
210205 “ Clarke J.
“ 178 “ Cooper R.H.
850674 “ Cole W.
123487 “ Crawford P.
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To O.C. 75th Can. Inf. Bn.
Reply to L 917 – 29.

This is to certify that no officer or man of my company has a camera in his possession.

F. S. Parah
Major
D Coy
Runner
29-11-16
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To Sergt O Hanley
Company parade 8 am.
Inspection of billets 8 am.
See that men have sheepskins ready rolled & fixed.
Damage to billets will be paid for by the men occupying billets.
Haversack lunch carries.
Instruct Pt Gallifant to have my horse at my billet by 7.45 am.
F. S. Parah
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To Sergt O Hanley
D Coy
Company Parade 9-15 am.
Inspection of billets 9-15
Order of march D, A, B, C etc.
Haversack luncheon.
Blankets & officers baggage at Transport by 9 am.
C.Q.M.S. responsible for blankets.
Billets departs ** by 9 am.
Move off 9-45 am.
Starting Pt check.
F. S. Parah
Major

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