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Pte. John Waddie Wishart arrives in Cassel in the early hours of the morning with the 1st Battalion, South Wales Borderers. After detraining, the battalion march five miles to Hondeghem where they billet for the night.  In La Varrier, Gnr. Joseph Wishart, 6th DAC spends the greater part of the day distributing ammunition to the 24th and 38th Brigade Ammunition Columns before moving off at 3:30 p.m. for Croix-du-Bac, which is to the south east of John Waddie Wishart’s position.

Much further south, but heading north, Pte. Henry Gray Wishart spends the day travelling on a train towards Orleans, passing through Narbonne, Carcassonne, Toulouse, Montaubanand and Cahors.


Pte. Thomas Wishart and the 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers move forward and occupy a spur running southwest from Tirhand. The left portion of the line are shelled in the afternoon.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]