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WAR DIARY
or
INTELLIGENCE SUMMARY
Army Form C.2118
Unit: H.Q. 30 Corps Troops Engineers
Month and Year: May 1944 (Erase heading not required). Commanding Officer: Lt. Col. R.E. Black RE
Place Date Hour Summary Reference
MADINGLEY 1   21 A.Gp. Preparatory Administrative Order ? 1 received. 21 AGp/5536/2/AQ of 28 Mar
2-6   Nothing to record.
7 1100 30 Corps Admin Order ? 1 received.
7 1500 21 A.Gp. Preparatory Administrative Order ? 2 received. 21 AGp/5536/2/AQ of 22 Apr
8   N.T.R.
9 1200 Order received from C.E. for concentration of detachment from this H.Q. in final concentration locations between May 10 & May 14. C.E. letter RE/0/10 of 7 May 44
10   N.T.R.
13 0830 CRE recce party departed for Camp TC [5?].
14 0700 Main party departed for Camp S.8.
15 1730 CRE’s conference for Coy Commanders.
16 1730 CRE’s conference for Coy Commanders.
17 1730 CRE’s conference for Coy Commanders.
18 1530 CRE left to visit 860 […] Coy & 23 M.E. Sec.
19 1100 Message Cornelius recd.
19   CE Standing Op. Instrn. with CRE’s Supp. Instruction issued.
21 1730 CRE’s conference for Coy Commanders.
23 1430 CRE’s conference for Coy Commanders.
25 0001 Camp S.8 sealed.
26 1600 CRE’s conference for Coy Commanders covering […] briefing.
28 1155 H.Q.R.E. first flight vehicles departed for loading.

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Source: Jeroen Niels, TracesOfWar.com, transcribing: Hans Houterman.

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