John Breed, Diary and Training diary, item 52

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June 26 Tuesday.

At new position with fatigue party

German plane attacked Balloon 3

times but failed to bring it down

25 rounds on Hostile Battery.


June 27 Wednesday

Battery all day.  German plane

brought down by anti-aircraft fire

200 rounds on Hostile Battery


June 28 Thursday

Battery all day

10 rounds on Hostile Battery

20     "          "       "             "

20     "          "       "             "


June 29 Friday


Battery all day.

20 rounds on Hostile Battery

10      "          "       "             "

Left position for rest camp. 3 guns going

into Ordnance

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June 26 Tuesday.

At new position with fatigue party

German plane attacked Balloon 3

times but failed to bring it down

25 rounds on Hostile Battery.


June 27 Wednesday

Battery all day.  German plane

brought down by anti-aircraft fire

200 rounds on Hostile Battery


June 28 Thursday

Battery all day

10 rounds on Hostile Battery

20     "          "       "             "

20     "          "       "             "


June 29 Friday


Battery all day.

20 rounds on Hostile Battery

10      "          "       "             "

Left position for rest camp. 3 guns going

into Ordnance


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  • March 26, 2017 16:58:59 Cheryl Ellsworth

    June 26 Tuesday.

    At new position with fatigue party

    German plane attacked Balloon 3

    times but failed to bring it down

    25 rounds on Hostile Battery.


    June 27 Wednesday

    Battery all day.  German plane

    brought down by anti-aircraft fire

    200 rounds on Hostile Battery


    June 28 Thursday

    Battery all day

    10 rounds on Hostile Battery

    20     "          "       "             "

    20     "          "       "             "


    June 29 Friday


    Battery all day.

    20 rounds on Hostile Battery

    10      "          "       "             "

    Left position for rest camp. 3 guns going

    into Ordnance

  • February 24, 2017 04:48:37 Erin Selvey

    June 26  Tuesday

    At new position with fatigue party

    German plane attacked Balloon 3

    times but failed to bring it down

    25 rounds on Hostile Battery



    June 27      Wednesday

    Battery all day.  German plane

    brought down by anti-aircraft fire

    200 rounds on Hostile Battery



    June 28     Thursday

    Battery all day

    10 rounds on Hostile Battery

    20     "          "       "             "

    20     "          "       "             "


    June 29     Friday


    Battery all day.

    20 rounds on Hostile Battery

    10      "          "       "             "

    Left position for rest camp. 3 guns going

    into Ordnance


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