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CONTENTS
Note.-The
titles of battles and actions which appear in inverted commas at the
heads of chapters and in their cross-headings are those of the Battle Honours
officially awarded to the Regiment and shown in the Army List. Battle Honours
borne on the Colours, on the nomination of the Regiment, are printed in heavy type.
CHAP.
FOREWORD
PREFACE ...
I MOBILIZATION AND EMBODIMENT
The Organization of the Regiment in 1914-"Mobilize"- The Depot–
The 2nd Battalion-The Territorial Battalions.
11 LE CATEAU AND THE RETREAT FROM MONS
The Situation-The Battle of Le Cateau-The Retreat Continued .
III THE MARNE AND THE AISNE
Introductory-The Crossing of the Marne- The Battle of the Aisne.
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IV ARMENTIERES-TRENCH
WARFARE-SECO~D
YPRES
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The Move t o the
~orth-Meteren-The
Attack on
Le
Touquet-
The German Counter-Attack-The Winter of I9I4-19I5-The Second
Battle of Ypres-The Gas Attack of 2nd May-The Gas Attack of
24th May.
V EGYPT-GALLIPOLI-THE LANDING-FIRST KRITHIA
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Introductory-The Landing-The Advance at Helles.
VI GALLIPOLI-SECOND AND THIRD BATTLES OF KRITHIA
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The Second Battle of Krithia-The Third Battle of Krithia-The
Action of Gully Ravine, 28th June, 1915.
VII GALLIPOLI-SUVLA-TRENCH WARFARE- THE EVACUA-
TION-EGYPT AND SINAI
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A Service Battalion's Baptism of Fire--The B...ttle of the Yineyard–
Another Part of the Holding Attack-Another Gallant Attempt
at Suvla-Trench Warfare, Mines. Storms and Floods-More Mining:
"Boyd's Crater"-The Evacuation- Egypt and the Suez Canal–
March and Countermarch in the Sinai Desert.
VIII THE EXPANSION OF THE ARMY
2nd/5th Battalion-3rd!sth Battalion-2nd/6th Battalion-2nd/7th
Battalion - 2nci/8th Battalion - 9th (Service) Battalion -
lOth
(Service) Battalion-11 th (Service) Battalion-T2th (Sp.rvice)
Battalion-13th Battalion-14th Battalion-The Salford Brigade
Committee-15th (Service) Battalion-16th (Service) Hattalion-
17th and IRth (Service) BattalionS-19th (Service) Battalion-- 20th
(Service) Battalion-21st Batta lion-22lld
Battalioll-2~rd
(Service)
Batt alion-24 th Battalion-The Hcsen'e
B~ttalions
and th p. nepot-
3rd Battalion- 4th Battal ion-5th Reserve Battali on-6th Reserve
BattaJion-I3th Battalion-21 st Battalion-22nd Battalion-The
Depot.
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