War Diaries – 2nd Bn. CEF

2nd Bn. CEF- Friday, August 9, 1918

Orders were received at 4:00am for the Battalion to take up fresh assembly positions. For these, the Battalion moved off at 8:00am and later in the day, leap-frogged and attacked Beaufort and Rouvroy-en-Santerre. The two villages were taken after stiff fighting.

Image: Canadians clearing dug-outs. Battle of Amiens. 9 August, 1918, Courtesy of Library and Archives Canada.

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