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3/4067 Pte. Robert Wishart arrives in France and is posted to the 1st Battalion, Royal Highlanders (Black Watch) who, as previously reported, are based in trenches at Givenchy. He is likely part of the draft of 90 men who join the battalion at Bethune a week later.
In Auchel a draft of 190 men join the 1st HLI whilst 12056 L/Cpl Robert Alexander Wishart continues refitting and training.
6391 Pte. John Wishart of the 2nd Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) prepares to move at La Creche.
During the night 10689 L/Cpl J Wishart of the 1st Royal Scots is relieved in the trenches at Dickebusch by the 2nd Royal Scots Fusiliers (who had previously been the battalion of 10857 Pte. Thomas Wishart – now a POW.)[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]