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WAR DIARY
or
INTELLIGENCE SUMMARY
Army Form C.2118
Unit: 2 Warwick
Month and Year: May 1944 (Erase heading not required). Commanding Officer: Lt-Col H.O.S. Herdon
Place Date Hour Summary Reference
LINGFIELD 1-2   In marshalling area for Ex Fabius.
3   Bn. embarked for Ex 'Fabius'.
4   'D' Day
5   Ex Fabius ended. Bn marched 19 miles towards billets.
7   Bn. granted 24-hour passes.
8   Bn loading trials.
9   Gen. Nye visited the Bn.
11-12   Range driving by all Coys.
13   Brigadier K.P. Smith lectured to Bn.
100 men took part in a paraded for S.C.I.C. Allied Forces.
17-18   Coys with Supporting weapons practiced street fighting at [].
LINGFIELD 17   Bn Soccer Team defeated 3-2 (after extra time) in [] final at PORTSMOUTH.
19   Party visited School of Tank Technology to inspect enemy equipment.
20   Residue of Bw Tpt proceeded to ALDERSHOT.
22   H.M. King George VI visited the Bde.
26   Bn confined to camp W.E.F. 0001 hrs.
Coy Cmdrs Briefed at Bde HQ.
27-29   Bn Briefed.
30   [] observed by Bn. Bn Cmdr. addressed troops.

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