Royal Horse Artillery at Cassel

War DiaryG’ Battery RHA

I’m grateful to Keith Brigstock, Garrison Artillery Volunteers for sharing the RHA War diaries documenting the Regiment’s actions at Cassel, Hondeghem and withdrawal from Cassel to Dunkirk, and subsequent recommendations for gallantry awards:

G’ Battery RHA War Diary 18th- 26th May 1940 documenting the Battery’s transfer from Foret de Nieppe to Cassel

‘G’ Battery RHA War Diary 26th-27th May 1940

‘G’ Battery RHA War Diary 27th-29th May 1940 documenting RHA withdrawal from Cassel towards Dunkirk

‘G’ Battery RHA War Diary 29th May- 1st June 1940 documenting evacuation from Dunkirk on HMS Winchelsea


Recommendations for Gallantry Awards at Cassel, 5th Rgt RHA, dated 7th June 1940