Lieutenant D. E. Holmes Observing Royal Flying Corps

Battalion Diary – February 15, 1917

Location: Witley Camp, North Surrey

7:45am  Firing Party of 1 Officer and 100 other ranks and 8 coaches, also Butt Party of 115 other ranks, paraded for Route march to Ash Ranges.

Battalion also supplied a Company of 4 Officers and 150 other ranks to be at the disposal of the Commandant, Senior Officiers’ School, Witley.

Lieutenant D.E. Holmes transferred to Royal Flying Corps as observer.

Four (4) other ranks went On Command to attend course at Bordon.

Strength: Taken on three (3) Officers from the 156th Battalion.