The First World War
War Diary of The Royal Canadian Regiment

Transcription by Captain Michael O'Leary, The RCR.

JUNE 1918


The Royal Canadian Regiment.

Instructions in Connection with 3rd Divisional Tactical Scheme. - 10-6-1918.

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1.     (a)     Parade Main Street BOURECQ.

Head of Column opposite Orderly Rom at 8.15 a.m.

Order of march. - Hd. Qrs. Co., "A", "B", "C", "D" Co. Left of road facing West. Companies closed up.

(b)     DRESS. Battle Order. Steel Helmets. Blank S.A.A. will be carried.

No live S.A.A. To be carried. The usual certificates of Pouch Inspection and embussing strength will be handed to Adjutant on Parade.

(c)     Lewis Guns will be carried throughout the operations. Magazines will be left in Busses at de-bussing point.

2.     Lieut. H.P. Ormon will superintend em-bussing and Lieut. I.E. Soule will superintend de-bussing going to BOMY and returning to BOURECQ.

3.     De-bussing point B in BOURECQ.

4.     The Q.M. Will arrange for a supply of Blank S.A.A. and two boxes of Mobile Reserve S.A.A. in each bus. He will arrange for his representative to be on Village Square at BOURECQ on return of lorries. Companies will arrange to deposit their S.A.A. intact with Q.M. Representative above, who will give clearance certificate, this certificate is to be forwarded to Orderly Room by 9.00 p.m. 10th inst.

A/Adjutant The Royal Canadian Regiment.

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