39th Trench Duty 30th December 1916 – 3rd January 1917

30.12.1916 SOUASTRE: Battalion relieved 5th Battalion in same sector, distribution of Companies under:-

  • Letter “A” Company Support (Bluff dug outs)
  • Letter “B” Company Centre Sub-Sector
  • Letter “C” Company Left Sub-Sector
  • Letter “D” Company Right Sub-Sector
  • Headquarters THORPE STREETRight Sector X1 1916

30.12.1916 SOUASTRE: 2/Lieut R EVANS to 3rd Army School.

War Diary [WO/95/2694]


30th: Centre Company of left sub sector shelled by 4.2 during the afternoon. 6th and 8th Battalions relieved the 5th and 6th Battalions in the front line.

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

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