27th February 1917: Diary

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Tue., Feb 27, 1917     RAIMBERT

8.30 – 9 AM Company Drill
9.00 – 12 PM Platoon & Company Drill – Assault Practice –Examination of Platoons by the Commanding Officer and 2nd In Command. Grenade Practice – Clearing Trenches – Range Firing and Formations.
2.00 – 4 PM Defense after Assault – Formations – Clearing Trenches – Grenade Practice – Stoppages – Stripping Lewis Gun.Map Reading and Lewis Gun Lectures by the Battalion Scout Officer and the Machine Gun Officer.

Special Instruction to Scouts by Battalion Scout Officer.


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