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Army Form C.2118
Unit: 127 Town Major
Month and Year: November 1944 (Erase heading not required). Commanding Officer: Captain E.W. Bartley RA
Place Date Hour Summary Reference
WEERT HOLLAND 1 1115 Four shells believed 88 mm landed near Town Hall.
1 1800 Evacuated part office on one 15 Cwt truck to north side of canal to HUSHOVEN owing to F.D.L's now being 4 Km away.
3 0900 Surveyed part of WEERT.
3 2130 Town shelled intermittently for half an hour about 12 shells beleived 88 mm landed in centre of town.
4   Interviewed applicants for position of interpretor.
4   Surveyed GELDROP with DAQMG 8 Corps.
6 1100 Arranged with owner for use by British Troops of local cinema.
6   Employed Mr Kolkman as interpretor.
8 1450 Surveyed WEERT with 12 Corps D.D.M.E. A.Q.M.G. & D.A.Q.M.G. decided position of 12 Corps H.Q. & 12 Corps Tps Workshops & 23 C.C.S.
9   Arranged accommodation for 107 H.A.A. Regt R.A., H.Q. 9 A.G.R.A. H.Q. 3 A.G.R.A , Rear H.Q. 53 Div & 2 F.D.S.'s & about 10 other units.
10   Arranged accommodation for 12 Corps C.R.E.
WEERT HOLLAND 14 1000 To Heeze met Major Wolf 1 F.D.S. and arranged for him to take over more accommodation from Baron van Tuijll at The Manor HEEZE
16 1500 Surveyed part of BUDEL Zinc Works, Schools.
20 1700 Captain Talbot R.T.R. sent as additional assistant by 10 Garrison.
27 1000 Surveyed Zinc Works at BUDEL with 12 Corps Claims Officer and directors of Zinc Works.
29 1030 Field Marshall Montgomery visited Rear H.Q. 53 Div.

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Source: Jeroen Koppes, TracesOfWar.com, transcribing: Babs Vietje.

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