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Army Form C.2118
Unit: 23rd Hussars
Month and Year: April 1944 (Erase heading not required). Commanding Officer: Lt.Col. R.P. HARDING, DSO
Place Date Hour Summary Reference
Aldershot 5   Rear Party arrives
7   Wireless silence to 11 Apr. 20 offrs & ORs see German tks at CHOBHAM S.T.T.
8   "Firefly" gunners to WARCOP AFV Range until 13 Apr.
9   5 Offrs and ORs visit to S.T.T.
11   2 Crusaders AA III to HQ Sqn 10 Armd Bde. 6 Carriers to 22 AFV Depot.
15   2 i/c and IO to Beach Organisation Lecture at Div HQ
17   11 jeeps from 5 VRD. IO lectures to all officers
20   B vehs wade ARBORFIELD
21   All veh womds attend lecture an Beach Organisation. 5 M/cs to 40 VRD.5 Utilities to 11 VRD. 4 Sherman V P/W from 13 AFV Depot.
25   B vehs wade at HAWLEY. IO lectures to all offrs
29   1 Utility to 11 VRD. 7 International half-tracks M.5 from 3 VRD.Brigadier BRIGGS sees regtl Bulldozer demonstration.
30   Lt.Col.Commanding 23rd Hussars.

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Source: 11th Armoured Division.

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