War Diaries – 29th September 1943

Brigade HQ – ITALY.

1400 Brigade Commander, IO, Signals Officer arrived at Brigade HQ from Taranto.

1 RIrF.

1300 Bttn main party board train for Barletta.

1700 Transport arrived at camp assembly area Barletta.

6 Innisks – ITALY.

Transport left for concentration area for Andria at 0800hrs.

Marching personnel left for Railway Station – Narsasi – at 0930hrs arriving at 1030hrs. Midday meal served at 1230hrs. Entrained at 1345hrs but owing to non arrival of engine, departure was delayed until 1730hrs.

2 LIR.

0900 Battalion Transport left for new area.

1100 Battalion Marching personnel move to Railway Station. North of Taranto.

1600 Battalion Transport arrived at new area 0 9298, 3 miles south of Barletta.

1700 Bde Marching Personnel move by train to Barletta Station.