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21 DIVISION Divisional Troops Machine Gun Corps 21 Battalion by WO95/2145/2

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No smooth modifying, critiques or poorly judged reviews, simply the nice battle daily, written through the boys who fought this ‘War to finish all Wars’. complete color facsimile of every and each web page. So – what precisely is a conflict Diary and why may still i need to learn one? 
Put easily, a battle Diary documents what the actual unit was once doing every day. It features a wealth of data that catalogues its quite a few actions, if it is sour and dear struggling with, or extra mundane projects resembling education. it truly is in general the one list to point what infantrymen most likely did throughout the conflict. Make no mistake – there by no means used to be a close checklist saved of what each one soldier or officer did at any given time. That form of minutia list maintaining doesn't exist even this day. What have been saved have been the diaries of the unit the guy belonged to. you could learn precisely what a unit did and, from that, infer what activities the lads assigned to that unit did. The battle Diaries are one of the hottest records to be sought on the nationwide data. Chronological index to every quantity. mystery and exclusive intelligence. Operational orders. Battalion and corporate orders. Timing of assaults and assault ambitions. self-discipline. Meteorological climate experiences. Trench raids and evening assaults. gear diagrams and line 
drawings. position names and map co-ordinates. Battalion and corporate activities. officials’ routine. Localised trench maps and plans. Casualty figures of the lacking and wounded. Hand written-up and signed on a daily basis by way of the appointed officer, truly on the sharp finish together with his males within the trenches. Uniquely wealthy and whole of army and ancient information.

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