Archive for June, 2010

Wednesday 30th June 1915

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

At 9 am. the Coy takes over sub-posts 4.5.6 at Quinn’s Post from 17th Ruahine Coy.
The day passed quietly until 9.30 pm. when a heavy thunder-storm came up. The night was intensely dark and lit at times by dazzling lightning flashes. The Turks evidently fearing an attack poured in a terrific rifle and machine-gun fire [...]

Tuesday 29th June 1915

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010

The Coy were relieved at 9 am by 17th Ruahine Coy and moved to Rest Gully, at about 9.30 pm. heavy fire broke out all along the line. Enemy bombarded Walker’s Ridge with heavy artillery and made a determined attack on that section of the defence, but were repulsed with heavy loss.

Monday 28th June 1915

Monday, June 28th, 2010

At 9 am the Coy takes over sub-posts 4.5.6. at Quinn’s Post from 17th. Ruahine Coy.
Sent to Hospital Sick
10/1957 Raine C.L                                 10/413 Morgan T.
 Sent to Hospital
10/388 Pte Harris S. injured on 26/6/15.
Returned from Sick Hospital
10/1400 Argyle. P
At 8.40 pm and 11.30 pm. we opened heavy rifle fire on the Turks and threatened to make an attack [...]

Sunday 27th June 1915

Sunday, June 27th, 2010

At 9 am. the Coy was relieved by 17th. Ruahine Coy, and moved to Gully as Local Reserve for 24 hours.
Returned from Sick Hospital
10/318 Pte Corkill J.                                 10/1098 Pte Ireland W.A.

Saturday 26th June 1915

Saturday, June 26th, 2010

The Coy moves from Mine Gully to Quinn’s Post at 9 am. The Coy takes over sub-posts 4.5.6. from 17th Ruahine Coy.
10/1803 Pte Eichler Returned from Sick Hospital
Report from Base Hospital. The following died of wounds
10/478 Pte Armstrong L.C                            10/326 Dorsett C H.
10/1279 Pte Lewis E K. body buried by O.C. 2nd. Hampshire Regt. 22/5/15
The night [...]

Friday 25th June 1915

Friday, June 25th, 2010

The Coy in Mine Gully.
Lieut McKinnon returned to duty wounded at Cape Helles.
Sent to Sick Hospital 10/422 Pte Mahoney 10/1442 Ciochetto D.H

Thursday 24th June 1915

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

The Coy in Mine Gully.
Sent to Hospital 10/1396 Anderson J.A.

Wednesday 23rd June 1915

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

The Coy in Mine Gully.
Sent to Hospital sick 10/515 Sgt Smith E.E.
Transferred to Machine Gun 10/1381 Pte Chilman W.

Tuesday 22nd June 1915

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

The Coy in Mine Gully.
The following returned from Hospital
10/271 Sgt Burn P.J.C.                     10/381 L/C Hill F.J.
10/229 Pte Byrnes W.                       10/285 Bowman A.C.
10/313 Cochrane  A.D.                      10/388 Harris A.G.
The following joined the Coy
10/1387 Adams S.C.                           10/1493 Gedge A.J.
10/1410 Bealing F.W.
Sent to hospital sick 10/1291 Matsen F.
10/1803 Eichler C. H.

Monday 21st June 1915

Monday, June 21st, 2010

The Coy in Mine Gully.
10/1687 Pte O’Sullivan R sent to Hospital sprained ankle.