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CALENDAR OF MOVES
II9
1ST/6TH BATTALION
Embodied at Rochdale on 4th August, 1914.
Dates .
From
4th August
20th
..
9th September
26th
..
12th December
1st January
4th May
6th
7th ..
3rd June
To
1914
20th August
9th September
26th
..
12th December
31st
1915
3rd May
5th
7th ..
3rd June
Places.
Drill Hall, Rochdale.
Turton.
In s.s.
Saturnia,
Southampton to Alexandria.
Abbassia Barracks, Cairo.
Citadel, Cairo.
Citadel, Cairo.
Alexandria to Helles.
Trenches, Gully Spur; attack, 6th May.
Reserve, Krithia.
Trenches, Krithia; attack, 4th June.
(Gap in War Diary: Battalion at Imbros at end of June, otherwise movements
believed similar to 1st/5th, 1st/6th and 1st/8th Battalions.)
1st August
4th August
4th
6th
6th
9th
9th
13th
13th
19th
19th
22nd
22nd
25th
25th
1st September
1st September 18th
18th
24th
24th
1st October
1st October
15th
15th
29th
29th
..
2nd November
2nd November 11th
11th
16th
16th
26th
..
26th
10th December
10th December 17th
17th
24th
24th
26th
27th
28th
31st
1916
1st January
12th January
12th
16th
17th
18th
24th
24th
25th
25th
29th
29th
30th
30th
..
17th February
17th February 21st
..
21st
..
1st April
1st April
2nd
3rd
24th May
25th May
25th May
19th June
19th June
22nd
22nd
23rd
Trenches, Krithia Nullah.
Reserve, 2nd Australian Line, Krithia Nullah.
Trenches, West Krithia Nullah; attack, 7th
August.
Reserve, 1st Australian Line, Krithia Nullah.
Reserve, Relies.
Trenches, Gully Ravine.
Reserve, Gully Ravine.
Reserve, Gully Beach.
Trenches, Gully Ravine.
Reserve, Gully Beach.
Trenches, Gully Ravine.
Reserve, Gully Beach.
Trenches, Gully Spur.
Reserve, Gully Ravine.
Geoghegan's Bluff, Gully Beach and Mudros.
Support, Broughton Street, Essex Street East
and Fusilier Street, Gully Ravine.
Trenches, Gully Ravine .
Support, Eski Line, Krithia Nullah.
Support, Gully Ravine.
Trenches, Gully Ravine.
Reserve, Gully Ravine.
In s.s.
Ermine
to Mudros.
Mudros.
Mudros.
In R .M.S.
Mars
to Alexandria.
By train to Cairo; ]Vlena Camp.
Mena Camp, Cairo.
By train to Tel-el-Kebir.
Tel-el-Kebir.
By train to Shallufa.
Shallufa.
Bury Post. east of Shallufa.
Wigan Pogt, east of Shallufa.
Shallufa.
El Kubri.
Suez.
Port Tewfik ; by boat to El Shatt; Quarantine
Station, Ayun Mussa .
Quarantine Station, Ayun Mussa.
Suez.
By train to Ballah.