1 RIrF – BOUGIE.

Disembarkation of vehicles continued and men not so employed engaged in acclimatisation training.


6 Innisks – TEBOURSOUK.

0930 CO and IO and Captain Rowlette went into Testour to visit the section there. Found them comfortably settled in and on good terms with the French.

1115 CO and IO walk out to see B Coy who are in a more exposed position that the other two Coys. Most of the men were drying their blankets etc in the sun.

1745 Section in Testour reported that the French there had two German prisoners dressed in civilian clothes.

2040 Divisional LO and ordered carriers to patrol Rd Medjez to Testour and to contact Guards Brigade at Medjez owing to enemy infantry infiltration across road Medjez to Oued Zarga.

2230 Carriers passed Bttn HQ on way to Testour.

2300 News anxiously awaited in vain for C Coy.


2 LIR.

First report of F Company. 2 accidental casualties. 1 fatal.