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1917 Calendar

January 1917

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
  1


 

2 3 4
 

 

5 6

 

7 8 9 10 11
 
12

 

 

13

 

 

14 15 16 17 18

10th Bn C.O.'s inspection

 

19

 

 

20

10th Bn departs Division for Brigade Reserve at Fosse 10

21 22 23 24 25
 

 

26

10th Bn moves into front line trenches opposite Angres

 

27

 

 

28 29 30

10th Bn relieved by 7th Bn, returns to Brigade support at Bouilly-Grenay

31

 

 

     

 

 

February 1917

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
        1 2 3

 

 

4 5

10th Bn moves into front line trenches

6 7 8
 
9

 

 

10

 

 

11

10th Bn returns to billets at Fosse 10

12 13 14

10th Bn inspection by Field Marshal Haig at Hersin

15 16

 

 

17

10th Bn moves into front line trenches near Angres

18 19 20 21 22 23

10th Bn returns to Brigade support at Bouilly-Grenay

 

24

 

 

25 26 27 28

10th Bn moves into front line trenches

     

 

 

March 1917

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
        1

10th Bn stages simulated attack

2 3

10th Bn relieved by 8th Bn, East Kents

 

4

10th Bn marches for Houdain

5 6 7 8

10th Bn marches to Ecoivres
 

9

 

 

10

10th Bn marches to 2nd Brigade support positions ("the Labyrinthe") opposite Vimy Ridge

11 12 13 14

10th Bn moves into front line trenches on Vimy front

15 16

 

 

17

 

 

18 19 20

10th Bn relieved by 8th Bn, moves to billets in Ecoivres

21 22 23

 

 

24

10th Bn moves into front line trenches

 

25 26 27 28 29

10th Bn relieved by 2nd Bn, moves to billets in Ecoivres

30

10th Bn moves to training ground near Estrée Cauchie

 

31

10th Bn trains for Vimy assault

 

April 1917

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1

10th Bn rests

2

10th Bn trains for Vimy assault

3

10th Bn trains for Vimy assault

4

10th Bn trains for Vimy assault

 

5

10th Bn trains for Vimy assault

6

10th Bn moves into front line trenches opposite Vimy Ridge

 

 

7
8

10th Bn launches trench raid to gather information on German defences

9

10th Bn participates in assault on Vimy Ridge, takes objectives and returns to original front line

10 11

10th Bn moves forward to occupy Red Line on Vimy Ridge

12

 

 

13

10th Bn moves to occupy Blue Line on Vimy Ridge

14

10th Bn supports advances on eastern slope of Vimy Ridge

15

10th Bn relieved, moves to Brigade support positions at "the Labyrinthe"

16 17 18

 

 

19

 

 

20

10th Bn marched to billets at Mont St.-Eloi

 

21
22 23 24

10th Bn undergoes assault training

25

10th Bn undergoes assault training

 

26

10th Bn moves to Farbus Wood

 

27

10th Bn moves to assembly area for assault on Arleux Loop

28

10th Bn participates in attack on Arleux

29

 

30

10th Bn relieved by 13th Bn, marches back to "the Labyrinthe" and then to billets in Mont St. Eloi

 

 

 

       

May 1917

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
    1 2 3

10th Bn marches to Estrée Cauchie

4

 

5

10th Bn marches to Maisnil-les-Ruitz

 

6

 

7 8 9

10th Bn inspected by Brigadier-General Loomis

10 11

10th Bn inspected by Corps Commander General Julian Byng

12

 

 

13

 

14 15 16 17 18

 

 

19

 

 

20

 

 

21 22 23 24 25

 

 

26

 

 

27

 

 

28 29 30 31    

June 1917

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
          1

10th Bn marches to Mont St.-Eloi

 

 

2

10th Bn marches to 2nd Brigade support positions near Neuville Saint-Vaast

3 4

 

 

5 6

 

 

7 8 9

10th Bn moves to billets at Mont St.-Eloi

10

10th Bn inspected by Lt.-Col. Ormond

11 12

 

 

13

 

 

14 15

10th Bn inspected by Lt.-Col. Ormond

16

10th Bn moves to Vimy Ridge

17 18

10th Bn moves into brigade reserve east of Vimy Ridge

 

19

 

 

20

 

 

21 22

10th Bn moves into front line trenches between Fresnoy-en-Gohelle and Méricourt

23
24 25

 

 

26

10th Bn relieved by 15th Bn, marches to brigade support position near Thélus

27

 

 

28 29 30

10th Bn moves to Neuville Saint-Vaast

July 1917

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
1

10th Bn celebrates Dominion Day for first time

2 3 4

10th Bn moves into Divisional reserve at Mont Saint-Eloi

 

5 6

 

 

7
8 9 10 11 12

 

 

13

 

 

14
15 16 17 18

 

 

19

 

 

20

 

 

21
22 23 24 25

 

 

26

 

 

27

 

 

28
29 30 31

 

 

       

August 1917

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
      1 2 3 4

 

 

5 6 7 8 9 10 11

 

 

12 13 14 15 16 17 18

 

 

19 20 21 22 23 24 25

 

 

26 27 28 29 30 31

 

 

 

 

 

September 1917

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
            1

 

 

2 3 4

 

 

5 6 7 8
9 10 11

 

 

12 13 14 15

 

 

16 17 18

 

 

19 20 21 22

 

 

23 24 25

 

 

26 27 28 29

 

 

30  

 

 

         

October 1917

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
  1
 
2 3 4
 

 

5 6

 

7 8 9 10 11
 
12

 

 

13

 

 

14 15 16 17 18
 

 

19

 

 

20

 

 

21 22 23 24 25
 

 

26

 

 

27

 

 

28 29 30 31

 

 

     

 

 

November 1917

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
        1 2 3

 

 

4 5 6 7 8
 
9

 

 

10

 

 

11 12 13 14 15 16

 

 

17

 

 

18 19 20 21 22 23

 

 

24

 

 

25 26 27 28 29 30

 

 

 

December 1917

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
            1

 

 

2 3 4

 

 

5 6 7 8
9 10 11

 

 

12 13 14 15

 

 

16 17 18

 

 

19 20 21 22

 

 

23 24 25

 

 

26 27 28 29

 

 

30 31

 

 

         

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