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Army Form C.2118
Unit: CE 8 Corps
Month and Year: March 1944 (Erase heading not required). Commanding Officer: Brig. H.H.C. Sugden, DSO, OBE
Place Date Hour Summary Reference
Northern Command 1   Brig WMcM Keane proceeded on leave prior to posting Overseas appointment.
Northern Command 7 - 10   224 Fd Coy RE (Corps Tps) engaged on construction of TT Bailey Br at NABURN
9 - 17   11 Arm Div RE engaged in clearing operational minefield at BRAMSTON
11   Brig WMcM Keane left UK for overseas appointment
12 - 17   Gds Arm Div RE on exercise "Horatius". Br Exercise set by CE 8 Corps. Crs constructed were one Cl Cl 12 and three Cl 40 Bailey brs.
18 - 24   Corps Tps RE engaged on demonstration lay out of Water Point, Minefield Clearance and Bailey Bridging.
26 - 31   15 (S) Div RE engaged on exercise "Oyster II".
31   Brig HHC Sugden, DSO, OBE took over appointment of Chief Engineer, 8 Corps in replacement of Brig WMcM Keane.

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Source: Jeroen Koppes, TracesOfWar.com, transcribing: Theo Vervoort.

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