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|Army Form C.2118|
|Unit: 6th Guards Tank Brigade|
|Month and Year: April 1944||(Erase heading not required).||Commanding Officer: Brigadier G.L. Verney, M.V.O.|
|WELBECK||6-7||3 Tk Bn Scots Guards fired at Midhope A.F.V. Range.|
|ABBEY||8-9||4 Tk Bn Grenadier Guards fired at Midhope A.F.V. Range.|
|WORKSOP||10-11||4 Tk Bn Coldstream Guards fired at Midhope A.F.V. Range.|
|22||Start of Move to new location. Codeword for move is "Cornelius". Brigade is taking over the new area from 31 Tk Bde in area of CHARING, KENT.|
|22||Advance parties left to-day.||Appx "A"|
|27-28||Main Road party leave.||Appx "A"|
|27-28||Main Rail party leave.||Appx "A"|
|30||NOTES 1. On conclusion of move 21 Lt Fd Amb ceased to be under command this Bde.|
|30||2. The Bde is now under command 2nd Army for Planning and Operations but remain under command 8 Corps for all other purposes.|
|30||3. Attached as appendices, all relating to move are the following:-|
|30||Cornelius as Appx A|
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Source: Jeroen Koppes, TracesOfWar.com, transcribing: Hans Houterman.
Disclaimer: This War Diary is based on its original, but typos might be corrected. Locations are calculated, so might not be in the correct place. For historical research, always check the originals.