On this day 15th March 1918

15.3.18 BEURY: 2/Lieut RW OAKLEY from hospital (South of France)

1/6th Battalion War Diary [WO/95/2694]

15th March: Enemy artillery was active during the day on :-

  • A.20.b.95.35.
  • A.27.b.1.9.
  • A.27.d.3.5.
  • A.21.d.1.9.
  • A.27.a

139 Infantry Brigade: Headquarters War Diary [WO95/2692]

73880 Pte Herbert Ashpole was killed in action

The first man of the North Midland Division to be buried in Cambrin Military Cemetery

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