Military Map

Grid 62b, 082WW1MAP

Sheet no. 62b NW
Ed no. 5a
SHEET TITLE  
Area Bellicourt
Series no. GSGS 2742
Series name France
Base Map Producer O.S.
Base Map Date 1918/03
Overprint Producer  
Overprint Date 08/02/1918
Scale 1:20,000
Description light linen backing; folded side-side.
Annotation "W. Dowell, Lieutenant D110 R.F.A., 13th Corps, 4th Aarmy, B.E.F." written in pencil on folded cover panel; pencil lines showing boundaries between: 46th North Midland Territorial Division (British), (2 Corps) 27th & 30th (New York) American Divisions, British Artillery (110th & 112thth Brigades R.F.A.) and the 4th Australian Division; arrows showing Hindenburg line and location of "D" Battery (4.5 Howitzers); instructions: "Zero 05-30 hrs. 2000 yds 4 min. on zero. Lift 100 yds-4 min. 29/9/19", "objective taken by 11:00. Battery moved to A.29 D.5.S next day." written in pink pencil in margin; pink pencil highlighting canal tunnel; wide faded coloured line in NW corner of map.
Located in Research Collections
Fonds WW1 Trench Maps: France
Box no. 5
Envelope no. 150
Database Number 82

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