On this day 5th July 1916

Edward_Stuart_Wortley5.7.1916 SAULTY: Major General The Honorable EJ STUART-WORTLEY CB CMG said goodbye to Officers who came out with DIvision.

War Diary [WO/95/2694]


5th: Learnt from Dailey Mail that we had not done so badly. In fact there were 2 columns on most heroic deed of the war defeat that was really a victory & c. Read it out on parade & began to feel better.

[Lieutenant Josiah Taylor]

 

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