Archive for April, 2010

Friday 30th April 1915

Friday, April 30th, 2010

Place: Walkers Ridge.

Thursday 29th April 1915

Thursday, April 29th, 2010

Place: Walkers Ridge
Remarks: Otago Night Attack

Wednesday 28th April 1915

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

Place: Walkers Ridge

Tuesday 27th April 1915

Tuesday, April 27th, 2010

At 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Battalion moved to Howitzer Gully as a Reserve. ¼ to 10. Conference of Coy. Comdrs. 10.10 a.m. moved to Walkers Ridge. Here orders were received to draw two days supplies and move to the beach N. of Div. Hqrs. This move was completed at 11.30 a.m.
Here orders were received [...]

Monday 26th April 1915

Monday, April 26th, 2010

W.W.C. Coy, Hawkes Bay & Machine Gun Section disembarked & joined the Bn. in the gully about 4.30 a.m. on the morning of the 26th. The day was spent quietly by the troops. Officers wherever possible carried out a reconnaissance of the position held by the Division. W.W.C. were ordered to take up a position [...]

Sunday 25th April 1915

Sunday, April 25th, 2010

Achaia arrived Anzac Noon.
Bn. Hqrs. minus machine guns Taranaki & Ruahine Corp. disembarked and landed on the beach a[t] Gaba Tepe the disembarkation was completed at 6 p.m. from transport to T.B. [Torpedo Boat] Destroyer & lighter & from those in life boats to the shore. Enemy shelling beach heavily while landing in progress. (cas. [...]

Saturday 24th April 1915

Saturday, April 24th, 2010

Place: Lemnos.
Remarks: Late afternoon Aus. troops & warships leave.

Monday 19th April 1915

Monday, April 19th, 2010

Place: Lemnos.
Remarks: Pay.

Sunday 18th April 1915

Sunday, April 18th, 2010

Place: Lemnos.
Remarks: Landing practice & route march.

Friday 16th April 1915

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Place: Lemnos.
Remarks: Achaia moved to Inner Harbour.