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|Army Form C.2118|
|Unit: 3rd Br Inf Divisional Postal Unit|
|Month and Year: May 1944||(Erase heading not required).||Commanding Officer:|
|DENMEAD, HANTS.||1-14||Services normal.|
|15||F.P.O. B.9 serving 9 Br Inf Bde Group, closed after close of business. Home Service Cash and Stock (Final Account) returned to Home Postal Centre, Units of 9 Br Inf Bde Group now served by F.P.O. att. H.Q. 3 Br Inf Div (FPO D.3).|
|16||F.P.O. B8 serving 8 Br Inf Bde Group Units closed after close of business. Home Service Cash and Stocks (Final Account) returned to Home Postal Centre. Units of 8 Br Inf Bde Group now served from FPO att. HQ 3 Br Inf Div (FPO D3).|
|24||Units of 3 Br Inf Div commenced Marshalling and placed in sealed camps. Mails for these Units delivered to, and collected from these camps by formational Postal Unit.|
|29||One subaltern from 13 L of C Postal Unit and 8 O.Rs from No 8 Base A.P.O. attached to 3 Br Inf Div Postal Unit to carry on existing services after departure of main body to East Coast to Marshall into craft serials.|
|31||O.C. 3 Br Inf Div Postal Unit and 14 O.Rs to Marshalling Camp Nr TILBURY.|
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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.