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On this day 17th June 1918

17.6.18: Hostile artillery more active – especially against left sub sector. Two patrols were out during night.

Lieut.-Col. RW CURRIN DSO took over command of the Brigade during the temporary absence of Brig.-General PR WOOD CB CMG who took over command of the Division during Divisional Commander’s absence on leave.

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

On this day 26th March 1918 – a new Brigadier

No record in the 1/6th Battalion War Diary [WO/95/2694]


26th March: Warning orders issued for the relief of the Brigade – afterwards cancelled.

Brigadier General PR Wood took Command of the Brigade.

Philip Richard Wood (1868-1945)

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