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WAR DIARY
or
INTELLIGENCE SUMMARY
Army Form C.2118
Unit: 11th Bn Royal Tank Regt.
Month and Year: April 1944 (Erase heading not required). Commanding Officer: Lt. Col. R. Dixon
Place Date Hour Summary Reference
LOWTHER 23 0130 Major F.G. Foley 20 officers and 252 O.Rs disembarked at GLASGOW from M.E.
23 0800 Major F.C. Foley and party arrived by rail at LOWTHER PARK CAMP. Received by 42nd R. Tanks tank party under command of Major Tatom and rear party 155 R.A.C.
23 1015 Lt.Col. R. Dixon, 15 officers and 264 O.Rs disembarked at LIVERPOOL from M.E.
23 1530 Lt.Col. R. Dixon and party arrived by rail at LOWTHER PARK CAMP.
23 1700 Verbal instructions receiced from Bde H.Q. relating to leave of unit. Copy of W/E. VIII/451/2 received.
23 1730 C Sqn detached under command of Major R.F. Slator and stationed at GREYSTOKE.
26 0630 Unit proceeded on disembarkation leave. Rear party under command of Major Nicholson comprised of tank party, 2 officers and 42 O.Rs.
28 0800 54 Grant special tanks, 3 Sherman V A.R.V., 14 carriers universal, 3 carriers starting & charging taken over from 155 RAC.

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

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