Brigade HQ.

Brigade Admin Instruction No 1 with Trace P issued. Personnel of Brigade still in area Maletto (7512) moved to concentration area Patti (8449) during night 28/29 August.

1 RIrF.

0600 Bttn moved off according to plan.

0930 Bttn arrived in rest area.

Remainder of the day was spent settling in for the first time since we left Bougie in North Africa last December and Bttn officers’ mess was established.

0915 Last of the carriers arrived.

6 Innisks – TINDARI.

Whole Bttn concentrated in Rest Area for training.

Captain McCaldin rejoined from hospital.

2 LIR.

1130 Battalion less E Company and QM arrive in new battalion location. Battalion HQ established 886503.