October 17, 2017

Lieutenant Colonel GLEN LYON CAMPBELL – died 20 October 1917

Lieutenant Colonel GLEN LYON CAMPBELL Unit                                       107th Bn. Canadian Pioneers Awards                                 DSO, Mentioned in Despatches Buried at                              ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY Glenlyon Archibald Campbell (3 October […]
October 17, 2017

Assistant Steward ROBERT ATHERTON – died 19 October 1917

Assistant Steward ROBERT ATHERTON Aged                                     40 Unit                                       S.S. “Britannia” (Leith) Mercantile Marine Commemorated at         TOWER HILL MEMORIAL   Robert “Bobby” Atherton (29 July 1876 […]
October 17, 2017

Australian brothers killed side by side – 18 October 1917

Australian brothers killed side by side   Private ARTHUR JOHN SIM Service Number                               6632 Aged                                                     24 Unit                                                       50th Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Commemorated at                         […]
October 17, 2017

Able Seaman JAMES FORTUNE – died 17 October 1917

Able Seaman JAMES FORTUNE Service Number                               214738 Unit                                                    H.M.S. “Strongbow.” Royal Navy Awards                                              D S M, Mentioned in Despatches Commemorated at                         CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL He was […]