War Diaries – 16th July 1943

Brigade HQ – SOUSSE.

T/Captain CPJD O’Farrell relinquished appointment as Staff Captain on posting to 1 RIrF.


A quiet day with nothing to report.

1900 Lecture to the whole Bttn on the campaign in Sicily.

2000 Bttn concert was held for the troops using purely local talent from the Bttn.

6 Innisks – HAMMAMET.

Lieuts EJ Griffiths and GT Griffiths joined Bttn.

2 LIR.

Brigadier N Russell MC commander 38 (Irish) Infantry Brigade lectured Battalion on Sicily and events to date.