War Diaries – 17th July 1943

Brigade HQ – SOUSSE.

Brigadier N Russell MC addressed personnel of Brigade HQ, Signals Section, and Support Group at Brigade HQ on the campaign in Sicily. Afterwards, the Brigadier addressed the Bttn in their own lines.

1000 Brigade advance party left for new area. South of Sousse (P6248).


Another quiet day. Training carried out as per programme.

2000 A repetition of last night’s concert was held.

6 Innisks – HAMMAMET.

3” Mortar shoot in training area.

Talk on Sicily by Brigadier Russell.

2 LIR.

Company training.