D Battery War Diary February 1918

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United Kingdom










Commanding Officer: Lieut. Col. R.E.A. Le MOTTEE


Feb 1

Lieut. Col. R.E.A. Le MOTTEE in Command No. 6 Res. Bde. R.F.A.


60 details to B.E.F.


Feb 4

25 details to 96th Bde. Larkhill


2nd Lieut. F. KENCHINGTON joined for duty

                  J. LIEBERT

“                H.D. REED                         “


Lieut. R.A. COATES to M of M


15 L.D. Horses to Ormskirk


Feb 5

15 Mules from Ormskirk


Feb 6

2nd Lieut. C.U. PIMTICK to B.E.F.


Feb 12

21 details to B.E.F.


15 recruits from Woolwich


Feb 13

2nd Lieut. W.G. MITCHELL to B.E.F.

“                E.W. TOYNTON           “


Lieut. A. St. C. BLYTH joined for duty.


Feb 14

2nd Lieut. H.J.T. BURTON joined for duty


14 Horses & 2 Mules to Swaythling


Capt. W.A. WOODS to “D” Battery.


Feb 15

2nd Lieut. W.J. RETTIE  to Leeds for Egypt


Feb 16

6 Horses from Swaythling


Feb 18

7 Horses & 8 Mules from Hatfield


2nd Lieut. R. JOHNSTONE joined for duty

                 D. McLEOD

“                F. NEWLAND                    “



Feb 19

Capt. G.J. GRIFFITHS to M of M


Feb 20

2nd Lieut. G. VAN CUYLENBERG to B.E.F.

                  E.C. LINTERN

                  F. RASMUSSEN

“                W. MENADUE                       “


Feb 22

50 details from Ripon Com. Depot.


9 details from Brentwood


Feb 23

Lieut. C. HARTLEY joined for duty


2nd Lieut. R. HUTTON joined for duty


15 Aiv. Gnrs. to 414 Batty.


16 Aiv Dvrs to 68th Div. Arty


6 Cat Bi Gnrs & Dvrs to 64th Div. Arty


Feb 25

2nd Lieut. P.P. EDWARDS joined for duty

                 D. WATTS

                 H.E. KIRBY

                 F.R. RODE

“                I.C.T. MORGAN                  “


Feb 27

30 recruits from No.4 Depot


Feb 28

2nd Lieut. H.G. WEBB to B.E.F.

“                H.R. WHITE        “



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