Map of Boesinghe and Pilckem

The battle of Pilckem Ridge fought near Boesinghe on 31st July 1917 is shown on this map from Sir Frederick Ponsonby's history. The four Guards regiments were represented in the 3 brigades of the Guards Division and the positions gained by the battalions at the end of the day are marked in red.

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