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Army Form C.2118
17th Bn The Welsh Regt
August 1917

Aug 1917
Diary Pages:
Aug17_DP01
Aug17_DP02
Aug17_DP03
Aug17_DP04
Aug17_DP05
Aug17_DP06
Aug17_DP07
Aug17_DP08

Map 57c S.E. 1/20000

LEFT SUBSector VILLERS PLOUICH
3/8

Battalion in Front Line. On night 3/4th August the Battalion was relieved by the 18th Welsh and on completion of relief moved back into Brigade Reserve.


4/8

Battalion in Brigade Reserve. Musketry practices carried out by the companies.


5/8
Battalion in Brigade Reserve. " " " " " "


6/8
Battalion in Brigade Reserve. " " " " " "


7/8
On night of 7/8th August the Battalion relieved the 18th Welsh in the Right SUbsector of the VILLERS PLOUICH SECTOR and the dispositions of the companiew were:--

D Coy in Right Front Subsector with A Coy in Support
B " " Left " " " C " " "


8/8
Battalion in Front Line. Both company fronts patrolled at night


9/8
-------------- do --------- ---------------------- do -------------------


10/8
-------------- do --------- ---------------------- do -------------------


11/8
-------------- do --------- ---------------------- do ----- Inter - Battalion Relief. A Coy relieved D COy on right front and C Coy relieved B Coy on Left front.


12/8
The following offciers reported for duty from the Base & were posted as follows:

2/Lieut. A. EVANS A Coy, Captain MORGAN - GRIFFITHS B Coy,
2/Lt L.PHILLIPS C Coy, and 2/Lt D.M.DAVIES D Coy.

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