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CALENDAR OF MOVES
Dates.
From
21st October
28rd
24th
"
4th November
5th
6th
7th
8th
9th
"
14th December
15th
16th
18th
1st January
29th March
To
28rd October
24th
"
4th November
5th
6th
7th
14th December
18th
31st
1919
29th March
Places.
Line, Solesmes; attack, Romeries, 28rd
October.
Viesly.
Fontaine-au-Pire.
Solesmes.
Beaudignies (Le Quesnoy).
Support, Herbignies.
Advance t o Haute Rue (Pont sur Sambre).
Advance to Hautmont.
Hautmont; Armistice.
Maubeuge.
Estinne-au-:\font.
Anderlues.
Charleroi.
Charleroi.
Cadre to Antwerp and England.
2ND/8TH BATTALION.
Formed at Mossborough, Lancashire, on 29th September, 1914.
Dates.
To
Places
1914
29th September 13th October
Mossborough, Lancashire.
18th October
31st December Southport, Lancashire.
1st January
21st May
8rd August
17th
"
20th October
1st January
15th March
lIH5
20th May
8rd August
17th
"
20th October
31st December
1916
Southport, Lancashire.
Crowborough, Sussex.
Maidstone, Kent.
Crowborough.
Tunbridge Wells, Kent.
15th March
Tunbridge Wells.
31st December Sobraon Barracks, Colchester, Essex.
1917
1st January
27th February
26th February
28th
"
Colchester.
By
train
to Southampton.
To Havre.
28th
"
1st March
8rd
7th
9th
15th
19th
28rd
27th
31st
"
6th April
12th
18th
28rd
29th "
6th May
12th
19th
25th
1st March
3rd
7th
9th
15th
19th
28rd
27th
31st
..
6th April
12th
17th
28rd
29th "
6th May
12th
19th
25th
30th
By train to Thiennes.
Thiennes.
Paradis, Lestrem.
B6thune.
Reserve, Windy Corner, Givenchy.
Trenches, Givenchy.
Reserve, Garre.
Trenches, Givenchy.
Support, Windy Corner, Givenchy.
Trenches, Givenchy.
Reserve, Gorre.
Trenches, Givenchy.
Support, Village Line, Givenchy.
Trenches, Givenchy.
Reserve, Gorre.
Trenches, Givenchy.
Support, Windy Corner, Givenchy.
Trenches, Givenchy.
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