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Dates.
From
14th February
18th
28rd
24th
"
2nd March
8th
17th
21st
22nd
28rd
24th
25th
26th
27th
28th
29th
2nd April
4th
5th
11th
14th
21st
22nd
24th
4th May
7th
8th
9th
18th
25th
29th
"
7th June
11th
14th
17th
23rd
lOth July
17th
19th
"
1st August
2nd
3rd
4th
7th
9th
lOth
12th
12th
16th
17th
18th
19th
21st
21st
28rd
24th
25th
THE LAKCASHIRE FUSILIERS,
1914-1918
To
18th February
23rd
24th
2nd March
8th
17th
20th
2nd April
4th
11th
14th
21st
24th
4th May
7th
8th
18th
25th
29th
6th June
lOth
14th
16th
22nd
10th July
16th
18th
31st
6th August
8th
12th
15th
20th
28rd
Places.
Support, Flesquieres.
Reserve, Phipps Camp, Hermies.
Reserve, Rertincourt.
Trenches, Havrincourt.
Support, Havrincourt.
Reserve, Hermies.
Trenches, Havrincourt.
German attack.
Withdrawal to Havrincourt defences.
Further withdrawal to Rocquigny.
Attacked, Rocquigny; withdrawal to Le
Transloy, Flers and Martinpuich.
Withdrawal through Courcelette, Porieres,
Contalmaison, Fricourt to Mametz.
Withdrawal through Meaulte and Dernancourt
to H enencourt; later Senlis and support,
Millencourt.
Henencourt and Millencourt .
Henencourt .
Line, Albert; co-operated in attack of 50th
Brigade; German counter-attack.
Warloy Baillon.
Villers Bocage.
Havernas.
Toutencourt Wood.
Reserve, Forceville.
In position in Engelbelmer-Millencourt line .
Reserve, Forceville.
Line, Mesnil.
Reserve, Forceville and Engelbelmer.
Reserve, Lealvillers and Forceville.
Camp, Arqucves.
Talmas.
Reserve, Lealvillers.
Support, Mailly-Maillet.
Line, Hamel; German raid.
Support, Auchonvillers.
Reserve, Mailly-Maillet.
Reserve, Acheux Wood.
Support, Auchonvillers.
Reserve, Toutencourt Wood.
Line, Bouzincourt; fighting patrol.
Senlis.
Reserve, Engelbelmer.
Line,
~Iesnil
and Aveluy Wood.
Enemy ""ithdrawal; patrols pushed forward
Patrols pushed to Albert-Hamel railway.
Line, Mesnil and Aveluy Wood .
Reserve, Forceville.
Bussy-Ies-Daours.
Heilly.
By bus to Hamel, Corbie; reserve, Reginald
Wood, Morcourt.
Reserve, Reginald Wood, Morcourt.
Fouilloy, Vecquemont.
Vecquemont.
Herissart; Beauquesne.
Beauquesne.
Acheux Wood; Beaussart.
Brown Line, Beaussart.
Support, Hamel.
Advance to near Courcellette.
Advance continued; capture of Martinpuich;
German counter-attack held up; Serjeant
H. J. Colley,
~L~L ,
won V.C.