Irish Guards’s Casualties from the Battle of Festubert 1915

#OnThisDay 1915 The Irish Guards were taken off the line at Festubert. In their time in the trenches, twenty-two men were killed, 284 wounded, and 86 missing. As they were leaving the trenches, they were hit by high explosive shells & 10 more were killed.


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