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CALENDAR OF MOVES
II7
Dates.
From
17th October
18th
19th
20th
22nd
24th
25th
26th
26th
8th November
9th
10th
11th
18th
21st
..
3rd December
18th
1st January
31st May
To
Places.
Crossing of Haute Deule Canal and Seclin Canal;
Houplin; Noyelles ; Wattignies; Facbes;
Templemars; Vendeville; Lesquin ; patrol
into Sainghin-en-Melautois.
Vendeville.
Cysoing.
21st Oct ober
Attack on ridges west of Tournai ; capture of
transport park, Froidmont .
23rd
Reserve, Froidmont.
Outpost line, Froidmont.
Attack and counter-attack, Ere (Tournai) .
Detailed as infantry battalion of fiying column,
.. Stockwell's Force."
7th November Bourghelles, training with rest of .. Stockwell's
11th
18th
21st
3rd
17th
31st
1919
..
December
May
Force."
Froidmont.
Outposts, Mansart.
Capture of Ath.
Irchonwelz.
Ligne.
Leuze.
Chapelle-a-Wattines; inspection by H.M. King
George V, 7th December.
Uccle (Brussels).
Uccle; inspection of 55th Division by Major–
General Sir H. S. Jeudwine and Lord Derby,
salute at march past taken by H.M. King
Albert of the Belgians, 3rd January.
Selected to take part in review of III Corps by
King Albert, 26th January ; marched through
Brussels.
Battalion disbanded .
3RO/5TH BATTALION.
Formed at Bury, Lancashire, in October, ] 1)14
Dates.
From
1st January
May
1st January
March
1st January
28th February
1st March
2nd
3rd
7th
To
PlaCt".
1914
31st December Bury.
1915
May
31st December
1916
;\Jlarch
31st December
1917
27th February
3rd March
7th
9th
Bury.
Crowborough, Sussex.
Crowborough, Sussex.
Colchester, Essex.
Colchester, Essex; inspected by H.M. King
George V, 22nd February.
To Southampton; in s.s.
The Queen Alexandra
and s.s.
Manchester Importer
to
Havre.
Docks Rest Camp, Havre.
By train, Havre to Thiennes; Wittes.
Wittes.
Les Lobes, Locon.