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THE LANCASHIRE FUSILIERS,
J914-1918
Dates.
From
8th October
9th
10th
11th
12th
14th
18th
19th
21st
21st
23rd
24th
"
4th November
5th
6th
7th
8th
lOth
14th
15th
16th
17th
18th
"
December
14th
18th
21st
22nd
To
3rd Xovember
9th
13th December
31st
1919
Plaus.
Villers Plouich.
Sonnet Farm; Bonavis; Vaucelles ;
Le
Bosquet; Lesdain; Esnes.
Haucourt ; Fontaine-au-Pire.
Herpigny Farm. Quievy.
Outposts west bank of Selle. Briastre.
Attacks across Selle.
Reserve. Beauvois-en-Cambresis.
Reserve. Herpigny Farm. Quievy.
Belle Vue; Quievy; Fontaine au Tertre Farm ;
Beart Brook, Solesmes.
Support, Viesly.
Attack, Beart Brook, Solesmes ;
reserve,
Viesly.
Aulicourt Farm ; Fontaine-au-Pire.
Bethencourt; Viesly; Briastre; Solesmes.
Vertigneul; Beaudignies.
Le
Quesnoy; Villereau; Herbignies.
Hargnies; le Petit Bavey (Forest of Mormal).
Crossing of Sambre; attack to Avesnes-Maubeuge
road.
Hautmont.
Louvroil, Faubourg de Mons (Maubeuge).
Villers Sire Nicole, Estinne au Mont.
Binche, Anderlues.
Anderlues.
Infantry Barracks, Charleroi.
1st January
10th February
9th February Infantry Barracks, Charleroi.
March
Monceau sur Sambre,
as
staff of IV Corps Con-
centration Camp.
Cadre left for England.
Cadre arrived Bury.
Cadre demobilized.
2ND/5TH BATTALION.
Formed at Bury, 9th September, 1914, from Home Service men of 1st/5th Battalion,
and first known as " 5th (Home Service) Battalion."
])ales.
From
To
1914
9th
September 30th September
1st October
19th October
19th
19th
31st December
1st January
17th April
3rd May
4th
5th
6th
7th
15th
18th
19th
1915
17th April
3rd May
6th
14th
18th
Places.
Bury.
}lossborough, Lancashire .
To Southport, Lancashire.
Southport.
Southport.
Bedford.
Embarked Folkestone.
Disembarked Boulogne; St. Martin's Camp; by
train Pont de Briques to Berguette.
Norrent Fontes .
To Calonne-sur-Ia-Lys by night.
Calonne-sur-Ia-Lys.
Merris .
By night to La Gorgue.
Hazebrouck, Wallon Cappe1.