2nd – 11th February 1917: Diary

Fri., Feb 2, 1917         HEAD QRS BOIS DES ALLEAUX

6 AM Weather fine – some snow during night.
9 AM In accordance with Battalion Operation Order No.37., “B” and “D” Companies – 2nd C.M.R.Battalion left BOIS des Alleaux for the trenches – ARIANE – relieving the 1st C.M.R. Battalion., route via MONT ST. ELOY and MAROEUIL.
4 PM Relief complete – no casualties.Forward Headquarters established at ARIANE – A. 20.D.4.5. North West of ECURIE.

ARIANE A20.D.4.5.

From February 2nd, 1917 to February 11th, 1917 – “B” COMPANY (SUNKEN ROAD) – “D” COMPANY (ARIANE) furnished working parties burying cable.  During this tour the Battalion had only one casualty – one man wounded.

 

OFFICERS ON DUTY DURING TOUR.

Lieut-Col. G. C. JOHNSTON – Comm’dg.

Major L. W. MILLER – Adjutant

Lieut. R. C. SPINKS

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 “B” COMPANY

Lieut. D. U. CAMERON

Lieut. C. J. LEWIS

Lieut. H. M. GARDINER

Lieut. J. M. MacKENZIE

“D” COMPANY

Major. [S]N. B. VAN KLEECK

Lieut. P. J. HEINEKEY

Lieut. C. P. STEER

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