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WAR DIARY
or
INTELLIGENCE SUMMARY
Army Form C.2118
Unit: 3 Br Inf Divisional Postal Unit
Month and Year: November 1944 (Erase heading not required). Commanding Officer:
Place Date Hour Summary Reference
North-West Europe 1-31   Mail arrivals normal except as otherwise stated. When mails not received it is due to the fact that they were not available at either Corps or Army Postal Units.
1   New mail schedule adjustment. Air and newspapers arrive Corps 0830hrs.
2   Ascertained Air lift 24 October 1944 forwarded by surface route.
3   Services normal.
4   "Royals" under command 3 Br Inf Div. Mail supplied. Outstanding Air lift 24 October 1944 duly received.
5   Services normal.
6   63 A/Tk Regt RA under command 3 Br Inf Div and Mail supplied.
7-10   Services normal.
11   No newspapers or Surface Mail received.
12   All private outgoing unregistered postal traffic from 3 Br Inf Div requested by Base Censor.
13-15   Services normal.
16   All private outgoing unregistered postal traffic from 3 Br Inf Div requested by Base Censor. Slight accident to 3 tonner vehicle, removed to W/shops
17-19   Services normal.
20   All private outgoing unregistered postal traffic by 3 Br Inf Div requested by Base Censor. 3 Ton vehicle returned to service.
21   Conference A.Q. - Christmas reinforcements for pressure period additional staff requested. 10 Postal workers to be withdrawn from within the Division, plus 2 extra 3 Ton vehicles with drivers.
22-30   Postal traffic increasing otherwise services normal.

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Source: Jeroen Koppes, TracesOfWar.com, transcribing: Mia Litjens.

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