Saturday, 24 October 2015

24th October 1915

The British cruiser H.M.S. Endymion, the likely vessel incorrectly referred to as the
H.M.S. Edymontis by Major Hughes below. 

Sunday 24th Oct

End of letters page


It was a nice day & quiet.

(Captain Alan Percy Crisp, temporary O/C 7th Battery)

The Battery did not fire.

(Major Francis Augustus Hughes, temporary O/C 3rd Field Artillery Brigade)

0930 Party of men on KILID BAHR ROAD SOUTH SECT.going North.

1225 Considerable amount of movement on SQ.38-R-- Troops coming and going from there, apparently messengers.

1700 H.M.S.Edymontis engaged target SQ.58-R-- bursts unobserved from F.C.O.

Owing to misty rain observation difficult during part of afternoon.

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