Kaiserschlacht – the German Spring Offensive: 21st March 1918

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18338 Jones
March 1918

War Diary of the 2/6th Battalion recording the German attack on the 21st March 1918

“Very heavy enemy barrage on front line from 5.0 am to 9.30 am. Enemy attacked at 9.30 am. Battn suffered very heavy casualties”missing-26th

Army Service record confirming that Chilton was missing in action on the 21st March 1918

2:6th Officer Casualties March 1918

Wounded and missing Officers of the 2/6th Battalion following the German attack on the 21st March 1918Sam MycockRobin Hoods 1918

The Battalion suffered very heavy casualties. Accounts of the acton are here:-


Amongst the missing men was 2843/240759 Robert Alywn Dane

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241692 Pte Horace Allen POWHorace Allen POWHorace Allen

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