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Instructions regarding War Diaries and Intelligence Summaries are contained in F.S. Regs., Vol. 1. and the Staff Manual respectively Title pages will be prepared in manuscript.

WAR DIARY
or
INTELLIGENCE SUMMARY
Army Form C.2118
Unit: 2 Welsh Guards
Month and Year: August 1944 (Erase heading not required). Commanding Officer:
Place Date Hour Summary Reference
29   Night 29/30 Aug was spent WEST of LIAGLE Bn having left FLERS at 0400 hrs on 29 Aug
30   Night 30/31 Aug was spent NORTH of VERNON, the SEINE having been crossed on the afternoon of 30 Aug. No opposition at all was encountered up to 31 Aug.
31   Bn advanced as far as VILLIERS BRETONNEUX, SOUTH of the SOMME, some fighting was done by the leading Battle Group of G.A.D.

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Source: Jeroen Koppes, TracesOfWar.com.

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