Arthur Newstead Diary, item 8

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 Page 8 of diary notebook of Arthur Newstead  

(Most intense bombardment have

yet experienced) Casualties 2

killed (Colley, Edwards) 8

wounded. Had to carry out

wounded under heavy fire.

        (Date Aug. 21st) Attacked 24 D

Slight advance here Aug. 22nd

Few prisoners.  Went into line

again on right of Ypres Aug. 26th.

Billeted in Railway Dug sacks

and Working in Sanctuary Wood

and Menin Road.  Horse lines

Concluded Sept. 1st?  Qr. M. S. xxx

and about 6 men wounded

About 30 horses killed 20 wounded

Come out on rest to Méteren Sept. 4th

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 Page 8 of diary notebook of Arthur Newstead  

(Most intense bombardment have

yet experienced) Casualties 2

killed (Colley, Edwards) 8

wounded. Had to carry out

wounded under heavy fire.

        (Date Aug. 21st) Attacked 24 D

Slight advance here Aug. 22nd

Few prisoners.  Went into line

again on right of Ypres Aug. 26th.

Billeted in Railway Dug sacks

and Working in Sanctuary Wood

and Menin Road.  Horse lines

Concluded Sept. 1st?  Qr. M. S. xxx

and about 6 men wounded

About 30 horses killed 20 wounded

Come out on rest to Méteren Sept. 4th


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  • November 7, 2018 09:47:26 Stella Watkin

     Page 8 of diary notebook of Arthur Newstead  

    (Most intense bombardment have

    yet experienced) Casualties 2

    killed (Colley, Edwards) 8

    wounded. Had to carry out

    wounded under heavy fire.

            (Date Aug. 21st) Attacked 24 D

    Slight advance here Aug. 22nd

    Few prisoners.  Went into line

    again on right of Ypres Aug. 26th.

    Billeted in Railway Dug sacks

    and Working in Sanctuary Wood

    and Menin Road.  Horse lines

    Concluded Sept. 1st?  Qr. M. S. xxx

    and about 6 men wounded

    About 30 horses killed 20 wounded

    Come out on rest to Méteren Sept. 4th

  • November 7, 2018 09:39:44 Stella Watkin

     Page 8 of diary notebook of Arthur Newstead  

    (Most intense bombardment have

    yet experienced) Casualties 2

    killed (Colley, Edwards) 8

    wounded. Had to carry out

    wounded under heavy fire.

            (Date Aug. 21st) Attacked 24 D

    Slight advance here Aug. 22nd

    Few prisoners.  Went into line

    again on right of Ypres Aug. 26th.

    Billeted in Railway Dug sacks

    and Working in Sanctuary Wood

    and Menin Road.  Horse lines

    Concluded Sept. 1st?  Qr. M. S. xxx

    and about 6 men wounded

    About 30 horses killed 20 wounded

    Come out on rest to Nutiren Sept. 4th


  • October 24, 2018 12:26:18 Stella Watkin

     Page 8 of diary notebook of Arthur Newstead  

    (Most intense bombardment have

    yet experienced) Casualties 2

    killed (Colley, Edwards) 8

    wounded. Had to carry out

    wounded under heavy fire.

            (Date Aug. 21st) Attacked 24 D

    Slight advance here Aug. 22nd

    Few prisoners.  Went into line

    again on right of Ypres Aug. 26th.

    Billeted in Railway Dug sacks

    and Working in Sanctuary Wood

    and Brenin Rhackin.  Horse lines

    Concluded Sept. 1st?  Qr. M. S. xxx

    and about 6 men wounded

    About 30 horses killed 20 wounded

    Come out on rest to Nutiren Sept. 4th


  • October 24, 2018 10:56:27 Stella Watkin

     Page 8 of diary notebook of Arthur Newstead  

    (most intense bombardment have

    yet experienced) Casualties 2

    killed (Colley, Edward) 8

    wounded  Had to carry out

    wounded under heavy fire

        Date Aug. 21st (Attcked 24th D)

    Slight advance here Aug. 22nd

    Few prisoners.  Went into line

    again on right of Ypres Aug. 26th

    Billeted in Railway Dugouits

    and Working in Santuray Wood

    and Bunion Redoute  Horse lines

    bombed Sept 1st?  Qr. M. S. Exxx

    and about 6 men wounded.

    About 30 horse killed  20 wounded

    Come out on rest to Metiron Sept. 4th


  • October 24, 2018 10:50:03 Stella Watkin

    Page 8 of diary notebook of Arthur Newstead


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  • 50.8492265||2.8779388||

    Ypres, Belgium

  • 50.8343832||2.9472479||

    Sanctuary Wood, Ypres, Belgium

  • 50.74074||2.691583||

    Méteren, Nord, France

Location(s)
  • Document location Ypres, Belgium
  • Additional document location Sanctuary Wood, Ypres, Belgium
  • Additional document location Méteren, Nord, France


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3993 / 48023
Source
http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
Contributor
David Newstead
License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/


August 21, 1917 – September 4, 1917
  • English

  • Western Front

  • Artillery
  • Gas Warfare
  • Prisoners of War
  • Trench Life



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