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United Kingdom

At 11:30 p.m. Mary Cook Wishart was born at 6 Hall Street in Renton, Dunbartonshire. She is the daughter of Alexander McNaught Wishart, a brass finisher (journeyman) and Annie Houston, who have been married for five years.


Pte. Henry Gray Wishart of the 1st Seaforth Highlanders participates in a church parade in Orleans. Orders are received by the battalion to entrain the following morning. To the north Gnr. Joseph Wishart remains at Petit Mortier and spends the day with his section supplying the 19th Infantry Brigade.


At 5 a.m. Pte Thomas Wishart of the 2nd Royal Scots Fusiliers would have heard shell fire and general firing directed towards the front of his battalions position. Sniping and shrapnel cause casualties in the trenches, however the line was held throughout the day and into what became a wet night.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]