War Diaries – 18th August 1943

Brigade HQ.

T/Major MF Douglas Pennant KRRC relinquished his appointment as Brigade Major, 38 Brigade.

1 RIrF.

Nothing to report. A small party was given for all officers in A Coy’s mess. Recce parties were called for to recce the Bttn rest area on the coast.

Fusilier William Cooper, Royal Irish Fusiliers.

Major Henry Garratt, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers attached to the Royal Irish Fusiliers.

2 LIR.

Battalion rests. Major Stopford, 1 LIR, and Major Gibbs visit the battalion, Arrangements made to convey parties to visit each battalion.