War Diaries – 2nd Bn. CEF

2nd Bn, CEF-Tuesday, October 22, 1918

The dispositions of the 21st were maintained throughout the night in the course of which notification was received that the Royal Canadian Regiment would pass through the 2nd Battalion at about 0700 hours this morning and continue the advance. Guides from the outpost line were furnished and this Regiment moved forward on the 22nd and passed through our outposts. Under instructions from Brigade the Battalion was withdrawn to Grand Bray on the morning of the 22nd. At 1015 hours Transport and Rear Details moved from U.5b.30.50 arriving ad Grand Bray at 1045 hours. Weather: Showers.

Image: German prisoners watching Canadian Highlanders going into fight. Advance East of Arras. October, 1918, Courtesy of Library and Archives Canada.

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