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Army Form C.2118
Unit: 3 MON
Month and Year: April 1944 (Erase heading not required). Commanding Officer: Lt.Col. H.G. Orr
Place Date Hour Summary Reference
ALDERSHOT Salamancs Barracks 1   Draft of 40 ORs arrived from 9 South Lancs. Tfd to SWB & tos of this unit.
5   All normal privilege leave stopped.
7   APTC Demonstration at MAIDA VALE Gymnasium. CO 2IC attended.
8   Unit cencorship of all outgoing mail introduced.
9   Lt. M. Rosenthal of Canadian Infantry Corps joins unit under CANLOAN system and is posted to D Coy.
11   Lt. C.E. Spooner posted from HQ Coy to C Coy.
12   Postal address of unit now becomes Army Post Office England.
13 1730 CO attended Bde Comd's Conference on Trg and Adm
14   Draft of 73 ORs arrive from R.W.F. Tfd to SWB and tos of this unit.
15   24 ORs of Home Details transferred to Pioneer Corps and posted to No 186 Coy Oxford, but remain att to unit.
17   D Coy commence 3 day march.
20   A Coy commence 3 day march.
20   Draft of 30 ORs arrive from 4 RNF. Tfd to SWB and tos this unit.
ALDERSHOT Salamancs Barracks 21   Co attended Exercise Mush as spectator
23   Visit of Hythe Sniper Travelling Team 23/27 Apr 44.
23   Lt T.J.W. Rowland (Devons) posted to 3 MON B Coy.
24   Maj W.P. Sweetman 2IC attended Conference on Training at School of Infantry, Barnard Castle 24/27 Apr 44.
24   C Coy proceed on 3 day Match.
25   Capt F.S. Atkinson, Lts, J.E. Davies, L. Hansler, C.G. Short of Canadian Inf Corps join under CANLOAN System and posted to D C A and B Coys respectively.
27   Visit to unit of Lt.Col N.E. Weatherall, OBE., AAG(L) of S.E. Comd to discuss documentation.

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Source: Jeroen Koppes, TracesOfWar.com.

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