Finsbury Rifles

Finsbury Rifles: Away from the Western Front. 3rd July 1916 to 8th July 1916.


Date 3 to 5/6/16

Work on defences as usual. Battn finding usual guards and picquets.

Date 6/6/16

Work on defences as usual.2nd Lt Pethybridge (Sherwood Foresters) and 2nd Lt Hutchinson (S. Staffs Regiment) arrived from Base Detail Camp attached to Battn for duty.

Date 7/6/16

Work on defences as usual

Date 8/7/16

Work on defences as usual. Garrison duties found by battn. 2nd Lt Alden returned from hospital (Alexandria).

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