War Diary Extract
Battle of Loos
Extract from the war diary of 1st Bn Cameron Highlanders during the battle of Loos.
In the opening attack at the battle of Loos on 25th September 1915, the 1st brigade was one of the few formations was one of the few formations to break through the German lines. the 1st Camerons penetrated as far south as the town of Hulloch, but the loss of 364 casualties reduces the battalion to a strength of only 4 officers and 200 soldiers. Later in the battle of Loos the 1st Camerons took part in the Hohenzollern Redoubt at Hulloch on 13th Oct 1915.