Brigade HQ – HAMMAMET.
Lt-Col TPD Scott relinquished command of 2 LIR, posted to 12 Infantry Brigade as acting Brigadier.
Major APK O’Connor commands 2 LIR.
Orders for move to Sousse area issued.
Brigade night exercise “Tryout” – 3 to 4 July.
Instructions for Sousse area move issued.
Captain MJ Glenn admitted to 98 General Hospital. Lieut GE Cole appointed acting IO.
1 RIrF – HAMMAMET.
A quiet day. Nothing outstanding to report.
Night Brigade night exercise.
6 Innisks – HAMMAMET.
0945 Brigade O Group per exercise “Tryout”.
1930 Bttn moves off to forming up place for exercise. The exercise is to practise Brigade in night attack and reorganisation by first light. 6 Innisks in reserve. Supporting arms delayed in getting up by traffic congestion.
Exercise “Tryout” commenced. Troops taking part 38 Brigade. 38 Brigade Sp Group as enemy