British officers' diaries from World War 1, 1914-1919

Officers' Diaries, August 1914 - October 1919

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These diaries feature a concerted focus on the Battle of the Somme between November 1915 and November 1916 with accounts of action in Beaumont Hamel, Flers-Courcelette, the Fricourt sector, Ginchy, Les Boeufs, and Transloy Ridges. They also contain a secondary focus upon the fighting around the town of Ypres between 1915 and 1917, through accounts from the second and third battles of Ypres including the Ypres Salient and battle for the Messines Ridge. These records also incorporate two accounts of the battle of Loos dating from 1915, two accounts from the battle of Vimy Ridge in 1917 and an account of fighting at Bethune.

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Bloor, Captain W.H.

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Bundy, Major A.E.

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Clements, 2nd Lieutenant W.H.T.

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Colquhoun, Lieutenant Colonel Sir I.

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Edwards, Brigadier General G.T.G.

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Gameson, Captain L.

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Helps, Lieutenant G.

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Home, Brigadier General Sir A. - Part 1

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Home, Brigadier General Sir A. - Part 2

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Home, Brigadier General Sir A. - Part 3

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May, Captain C.C.

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McCarthy, Major T.D.

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McKerrow, Captain C.K.

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Meysey-Thompson, Captain H.C.

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Pilditch, Major P.H.

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