On this day 7th March 1916

7.3.1916 INVERGNY: SHROVE TUESDAY football in village. Football presented by Ashbourne Committee. 1st goal by Private Robinson of “C” Company.

War Diary [WO/95/2694]


7th: Brigade did not move.

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


For a history of the Royal Shrovetide Football see here.

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