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1944 Calendar

January 1944

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February 1944

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
 
 


 

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1st Battalion inspected by G.O.C. II Cdn Corps, Lt.-Gen. G.G. Simonds, Hove Recreation Park
 
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7
 
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28 29        

March 1944

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
     
1st Battalion inspected  by G.O.C.-i-C 21 Army Group at Hove Park
 
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6
 

 

7
 
8 9

1st Bn - Royal Inspection of 2 Cdn Div by H.M. King George VI

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12 13
 
14 15

 

 

16 17 18
19 20

 

 

21 22

1st Bn - Exercise ALLEZ

23

1st Bn - Exercise ALLEZ

24 25
26

1st Bn - Exercise VICCI

 

27

1st Bn - Exercise VICCI

 

28 29 30 31

 

 

 

April 1944

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
           

1st Bn - Exercise STEP
 

2

1st Bn - Exercise STEP

3

1st Bn - Exercise STEP
 

4

1st Bn - Exercise STEP

5

1st Bn - Exercise STEP
 

6
 

 

7
 
8
9 10
 
11 12 13
 
14 15

 

 

16 17 18 19 20

 

 

21 22

1st Bn - St. Julien's service

 

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28 29
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May 1944

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
 

 

 


 

2 3
 
4 5
 
6
 

 

7
 

1st Bn - Church parade - Bexhill

8 9 10
 
11

1st Bn - Battalion Sports Day - Scunthorpe

12 13
 

 

14 15

 

 

16 17 18 19 20

 

 

21 22 23 24 25 26 27

 

 

28 29

1st Bn - 5 Bde Inspection by General Eisenhower, Shorncliffe

30 31

 

 

     

June 1944

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
       


 

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4

 

5

 

 

6

Allied invasion of Normandy
 
7
 
8 9 10
 
11 12

1st Bn - 2 Division inspection, Shorncliffe

13
 
14 15

 

 

16 17
18 19 20

 

 

21 22 23 24
25 26 27

 

 

28 29 30  

July 1944

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
           


 

2 3
 
4 5
 
6

1st Bn lands in Normandy, begins Northwest Europe campaign
 

7
 
8
9 10
 
11 12 13
 

 

14 15

 

 

16 17 18 19

1st Bn - first combat action at Hill 67

20

 

 

21 22
23 24 25

1st Bn - Operation SPRING

 

26 27

 

 

28 29
30 31

 

 

         

August 1944

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
 
 


 

2 3
 
4 5
 
6
 

 

7
 
8 9 10
 
11 12

1st Bn battle at Clair Tison

13
 
14 15

 

 

16 17 18 19
20

 

 

21 22 23 24 25 26
27

 

 

28 29 30 31

 

 

   

September 1944

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
         


 

2
3
 
4 5
 
6
 

 

7
 
8

1st Bn - action at Dunkirk

9
10
 
11 12 13
 
14 15

 

 

16
17 18 19 20

 

 

21 22

1st Bn - action at Wyneghem

Sgt. Crockett crosses Albert Canal

23
24 25 26 27

 

 

28 29 30

October 1944

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday


 

2

1st Bn - action at Hoogerheide

3
 
4 5
 
6
 

 

7
 
8 9 10
 
11 12 13
 

 

14

1st Bn - action at South Beveland

15

 

 

16 17 18 19 20

 

 

21
22 23 24 25 26 27

 

 

28
29 30 31

1st Bn - Battle of Walcheren Causeway

 

       

November 1944

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
     

1st Bn - Battle of Walcheren Causeway
 

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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 1944

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
         


 

2
3
 
4 5
 
6
 

 

7
 
8 9
10
 
11 12 13
 
14 15

 

 

16
17 18

1st Bn - 21st Army Group awards investiture at Grave

 

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21 22 23
24 25 26 27

 

 

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