Tag: Cheshire Regiment

11 October 1918

Extract from war diary of 1st Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment

Battalion moved to LIGNY-EN-CAMBRESIS at 09.30 hours.  Battalion billeted in the village which was evacuated by the Germans on the 8th.  A few civilians remained.  Houses in perfect condition but had been looted by the Germans before leaving.

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10 October 1918

Extract from war diary of 9th Bn, 22nd (Cheshire) Regiment

Proville

Training.  At 13.10 hours message was received from Brigade that the Battalion would move at 15.00 hours to PROVILLE.  Battalion arrived in PROVILLE at 18.55 hrs.  Battalion H.Q. located at A.20.b.5.2 (Sheet 57b). 2nd Lieuts W.R. REARDON and H. PERRIGO arrived.  1 O.R. Reinforcement Reported.