Tag: 6th Bn

18 November 1918

Extract from war diary of 6th Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment

BELLEGHEM

Battalion engaged in training under Coy arrangements.

1 Off  8 OR Rejoined.   2 OR Reinforcements.

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11 November 1918

Extract from war diary of 23rd Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment

Lannoy

Official information received the terms of Armistice had been accepted by Germany.     The acting Brigade Commander cancelled all parades for the day.  No 267604. Corporal A. Atkinson  A. Coy awarded Military Medal.

Extract from war diary of 6th Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment

ANSEROUEL

Battalion left at 10-30am. and proceeded by march route via RENAIX and ELIERZEELE to billets in the village of FOURQUEPIRE.   En route notification of the cecession [sic] of hostilities at 11am was received with acclamation by the troops and inhabitants, and everywhere along the route the troops received a magnificent reception from the liberated villagers.