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... 2nd August, 1916

KRRC 11th Bn

Battalion moved into a fresh bivouac in some orchards in the village of SAILLY-AU-BOIS (J18.a.5.5) by arrangement with the 56th Division in whose area the bivouac was situated.

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It's still the 1st here;

2nd Bn Black Watch Bereilly Bgde Meerut Div Indian Corps

1st Aug 1915

Bn holding sub section of defence in square 18-D & 24-A & B Chapigny Faquissart. Situation quiet

Casualties 1 killed # 1678 L/cpl W Morgan. 1 wounded.

Lieut's F L S Sotheby & G Curdie reported their arrival on posting to Bn.

2nd Aug

Situation quiet. 1 killed # 8051 F Young & 3 wounded. Coys carried out reliefs

# 2 & 4 Frontline, 3 support & 4 reserve.

Lieut M M Thorburn rejoined from hospital.

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