War Diaries – 21st Bn. CEF

21st Bn, CEF-Monday, November 4, 1918

The battalion moved forward in accordance with Operation Order 236 leaving Aniche at 1700 hours and arriving at Petit Fort at 2345 hours. The Battalion was billeted in the village and Battalion Headquarters was located at D.5.b.30.30. The transport Section left Aniche at 1250 hours and arrived at destination at 1700 hours. The battalion was convoyed to the new location in water busses. The weather was fair and turned decidedly colder at night. Lieut-Col H.E Pense, D.S.O.,M.C., returned from leave of absence on this date and resumed command of the Battalion. Captain D.J. More, M.C. was admitted to hospital due to illness.

Image: A scene in a quarry showing concrete dug-out and chalets left behind by the enemy. November, 1918, Courtesy of Library and Archives Canada.

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