John Breed, Diary and Training diary, item 7

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Rounds fired  (No 1 Gun 15.) (No 2 Gun 11)

         "       "      (No 3     "    Nil) (No 4   "     Nil) } 26 total

                                Observing: too misty

February 13 Tuesday

observing from Remmel: too misty

W.C. dined with us after visiting Cuttle, who was

ill.

20 rounds fired on hostile battery } 2 hits &

                Sound ranging                   } 9 effective

February 14 Wednesday

On S.O.S. Messines Fired 37 rounds in 30 minutes

25 rounds on hostile batteries – Calibrated 1. 2. & 3 guns

on 4 Huns Farm: 43 rounds.

Rounds per gun. (No. 1 gun. 33)(No 2 gun 20) }Total

                               (No. 3     "   30)(No 4    "   23) } 106

February 15 Thursday

Fired 4 successful salvos with No. 1 & 2 guns.

25 rounds fired on hostile battery

9               in answer to Lone call.

3               fired on hostile battery.

Rounds per gun :- (No. 1 gun 17) (No. 2 gun 15) Total

                                 (No. 3   “      1) (No. 4     “      4)  37

 

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Rounds fired  (No 1 Gun 15.) (No 2 Gun 11)

         "       "      (No 3     "    Nil) (No 4   "     Nil) } 26 total

                                Observing: too misty

February 13 Tuesday

observing from Remmel: too misty

W.C. dined with us after visiting Cuttle, who was

ill.

20 rounds fired on hostile battery } 2 hits &

                Sound ranging                   } 9 effective

February 14 Wednesday

On S.O.S. Messines Fired 37 rounds in 30 minutes

25 rounds on hostile batteries – Calibrated 1. 2. & 3 guns

on 4 Huns Farm: 43 rounds.

Rounds per gun. (No. 1 gun. 33)(No 2 gun 20) }Total

                               (No. 3     "   30)(No 4    "   23) } 106

February 15 Thursday

Fired 4 successful salvos with No. 1 & 2 guns.

25 rounds fired on hostile battery

9               in answer to Lone call.

3               fired on hostile battery.

Rounds per gun :- (No. 1 gun 17) (No. 2 gun 15) Total

                                 (No. 3   “      1) (No. 4     “      4)  37

 

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  • March 23, 2017 23:56:32 Cheryl Ellsworth

    Rounds fired  (No 1 Gun 15.) (No 2 Gun 11)

             "       "      (No 3     "    Nil) (No 4   "     Nil) } 26 total

                                    Observing: too misty

    February 13 Tuesday

    observing from Remmel: too misty

    W.C. dined with us after visiting Cuttle, who was

    ill.

    20 rounds fired on hostile battery } 2 hits &

                    Sound ranging                   } 9 effective

    February 14 Wednesday

    On S.O.S. Messines Fired 37 rounds in 30 minutes

    25 rounds on hostile batteries – Calibrated 1. 2. & 3 guns

    on 4 Huns Farm: 43 rounds.

    Rounds per gun. (No. 1 gun. 33)(No 2 gun 20) }Total

                                   (No. 3     "   30)(No 4    "   23) } 106

    February 15 Thursday

    Fired 4 successful salvos with No. 1 & 2 guns.

    25 rounds fired on hostile battery

    9               in answer to Lone call.

    3               fired on hostile battery.

    Rounds per gun :- (No. 1 gun 17) (No. 2 gun 15) Total

                                     (No. 3   “      1) (No. 4     “      4)  37

     

    324

  • March 23, 2017 23:26:01 Cheryl Ellsworth

    Rounds fired  (No 1 Gun 15.) (No 2 Gun 11)

             "       "      (No 3     "    Nil) (No 4 "Nil)) 26 total

                                    Observing: too misty

    February 13 Tuesday

    observing from Remmel: too misty

    W.C. dined with us after visiting Cuttle, who was

    ill.

    20 rounds fired on hostile batteries ) 2 hits &

                    Sound ranging  ) 9 effective

    C n S.O.S. Messines Fired 37 rounds in 30 minutes

    25 rounds on hostile batteries – Calibrated 1.2. -3 guns

    on 4 Huns Farm: 43 rounds.

    Rounds per gun. (No. 1 gun. 33)(No 2 gun 20) )Total

                                    (No. 3 gun 30)(No 4 gun 23)) 106

    February 15: Thursday

    Fired 4 successful salvos with No. 1 & 2 guns.

    25 rounds fired on hostile battery

    9          in answer to Lone call.

    3          fired on hostile battery.

    Rounds per gun :- (No. 1 gun 17) (No. 2 gun 15) Total

                                    (No. 3 “ 1) (No. 4   “ 4)  ) 37

     

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  • December 27, 2016 03:40:10 Sue Bryant

    Rounds fired  (No 1 Gun 15.) (No 2 Gun 11)

                                    (No 3 Gun Nil) (No 4 Gun Nil)) 26 total

                                    Observing: too misty

    February 13 Tuesday

    observing from Remmel: too misty

    W.C. dined with us after visiting Cuttle, who was

    ill.

    20 rounds fired on hostile batteries ) 2 hits &

                    Sound ranging  ) 9 effective

    C n S.O.S. Messines Fired 37 rounds in 30 minutes

    25 rounds on hostile batteries – Calibrated 1.2. -3 guns

    on 4 Huns Farm: 43 rounds.

    Rounds per gun. (No. 1 gun. 33)(No 2 gun 20) )Total

                                    (No. 3 gun 30)(No 4 gun 23)) 106

    February 15: Thursday

    Fired 4 successful salvos with No. 1 & 2 guns.

    25 rounds fired on hostile battery

    9          in answer to Lone call.

    3          fired on hostile battery.

    Rounds per gun :- (No. 1 gun 17) (No. 2 gun 15) Total

                                    (No. 3 “ 1) (No. 4   “ 4)  ) 37

     

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