Tag: Oppy

21 July 1917

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

Roberts camp near Ecurie

Military Cross awarded to Capt MASON, Capt HORSLEY and 2/Lieut O.C. MARRIS.

Distinguished Conduct Medals awarded to C.S.M. MEACHIN, Sgt MANDERVILLE and Pte TWEMLOW.

The above awards were for good work at OPPY on 28th June 1917.

2/Lieut A. PIERCY joined Battalion.

Regimental “Sing-Song” in Recreation Marquee at 6 p.m.

Weather – very hot.