On this day 22nd September 1916

22.9.1916 London Gazette: 6th Battalion Sherwood Foresters Lieut (Temp Capt) FM Dick to be CAPTAIN.

7th (Robin Hood) Battalion Sherwood Foresters. 2/Lts (Temp Lieuts)

  • GS Rivington (from 6th Battn Sherwood Foresters) to be 2/Lt 10.7.1916.
  • TL Darbyshire (from 6th Battn Sherwood Foresters) to be 2/Lt 10.7.1916.
  • 2/Lt GS Rivington to be Temp Lieut 10.7.1916.
  • 2/Lt TL Darbyshire to be Temp Lieut 10.7.1916.

War Diary [WO/95/2694]


22nd: Enemy trench mortar continued to fire on our front line near top of LA MOTTE 1. A few rounds were also fired into the right sector.

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

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