Key dates over July 1918
Lives lost on this day: 1
28th July 1918 - Day trip to the seaside
Rolling casualty count: 10270
1st Batt: 1 OR was wounded.
2nd Batt: Major OVL Symons went on a course at Wisques for Commanding Officers. A party of 2 officers and 5 OR went for a day trip to the seaside. Lt RK Wright MC joined the Batt from the 6th Bedfords. 2 Coys were training in advancing in small parties, making use of natural cover.
4th Batt: Divine service was held in the cinema at Bavinghove. The divisional band was present. RC service was held in Cassel Church. Football and cricket were played pm.
1/7th Batt: Batt moved to left Support Line.
1/8th Batt: Batt moved to right Front Line.
Information researched by The Worcestershire World War 100 team
- Pte. William Chaloner 67204 - Devonshire Regiment