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12056 L/Cpl Robert Alexander Wishart and the 1st Battalion, Highland Light Infantry, march from Vieille Chapelle to billets in L’Ecleme. 677 Pte. Henry Gray Wishart and the 1st Seaforths are also on the move marching from Riez-du-Vinage to billets in Lacouture via Le Cornet Malo, La Croix-Marmuse, and Zelobes.

Shelling along the front line at Orchard Farm and advance billets (at Pont Fixe) held by the 9th Highland Light Infantry (including 2413 Pte. Andrew Brock Wishart) continues during the day.

In Caestre orders are received for the 15th Battalion, C.E.F. to march off the next day. Privates 27972 George R Wishart (G Coy) and 27414 James Wishart (C Coy) would have also heard that they were under no circumstances allowed to ride on a wagon.

1972 Pte. Alexander Wishart and 419 CSM John Wishart of the 4th Gordon Highlanders leave No.2 Rest Camp near Le Havre at 4am and march to the station where they entrain for Bailleul.


6391 Pte. John Wishart of the Royal Scots Greys experiences a good deal of artillery fire along the line at Zillebeke in the morning.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]