Trench raiding

During their time in France and Flanders the War Diary records that the Battalion undertook a number of raids on the enemy’s trenches with ever increasing complexity. In return the Germans also raided the 6th Notts and Derby on several occasions.


The following pages detail these murderous raids


trench club

  1. Boar’s Head in November 1915 here

  2. The Talus and Blockhouse raids in the summer of 1916 here

  3. 24th-25th June 1917 here

  4. Cite St. Auguste November 1917 here

  5. Cite St. Elie in December 1917 here

  6. German Raid on 2nd January 1918 here

  7. Gorre raid 6/7th June 1918 here

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