September 23, 2017

Lieutenant JOHN CONGREVE MURRAY – died 23 September 1917

Lieutenant JOHN CONGREVE MURRAY Age:                                                       35 Regiment/Service:                          1st/8th Royal Scots Cemetery:                                          DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY VIII. D. 1.   He played 3 first class cricket matches for […]
September 22, 2017

Captain ROBERT JESSE ADAMS ROBERTS – died 22 September 1917

Captain ROBERT JESSE ADAMS ROBERTS, DSO, twice MiD Aged                                                     22 10th Welsh Regiment Commemorated at                         KARACHI 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL Wounded in France. ‘Mentioned in […]
September 21, 2017

Brigadier General FRANCIS AYLMER MAXWELL, VC – died 21 September 1917

Brigadier General FRANCIS AYLMER MAXWELL Age:                                                       46 Regiment/Service:                          General Staff Cdg. 27th Inf. Bde, 9th (Scottish) Div. late 18th King George’s Own Lancers Awards:                                               VC, CSI, […]
September 21, 2017

Second Lieutenant FREDERICK BIRKS, VC – died 21 September 1917

Second Lieutenant FREDERICK BIRKS Aged                                                     23 6th Australian Infantry, A.I.F. VC, MM Buried at                                              PERTH CEMETERY (CHINA WALL) I. G. 45   An extract […]