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2 October 1916

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  • Leslie Reginald Anlezark writes to his brother Fred. Les is “still in the best of health …  anxious for another go at Fritz”. This Is The Place
  • Members of the 42nd Militia Regiment return to Orange from Rosebery Training Camp. Our Boys In Camp
  • Rain deluges the Western Front, ground all air operations. German troops regain a footing in Eaucourt, while the British fail to hold le Sars.
  • Romanian troops rally south of Turnu Rosu Pass in southern Transylvania. They cross the Danube at Rjahovo, threatening the rear of General August von Mackensen’s German-Bulgarian Army.
  • British troops repulse a Bulgar counter-attack on the Struma