Brigade HQ – 558913.

0500 Bttns nothing to report.

1200 Brigade Intelligence Summary issued.

1220 Brigade informed by Division that tracked vehicles not to move except for operational purposes.

1730 Sitrep nothing to report.


1 RIrF. 

Battalion had short route march.


6 Innisks – VASTO.

Continuous drizzle throughout night and day.

Bttn carried out route march by coys from 1030 to 1230 (5 miles approximately).

1030 Brigadier Russell visited coy areas to see the conditions under which the men were living. All men under cover in either farms or bivouacs.

Bathing at MBU commenced for 150 men.


2 LIR.

Settling-in new area.