April 18, 2018

Captain CHARLES BEAUCLERK DESPARD – died 18 April 1918

Captain CHARLES BEAUCLERK DESPARD Aged                                     37 Unit                                       6th Dragoons (Inniskilling) attd. 9th Royal Irish Fusiliers Awards                                 D S O, M C Commemorated at         […]
April 17, 2018

Lieutenant Colonel RONALD HARCOURT SANDERSON – died 17 April 1918

Lieutenant Colonel RONALD HARCOURT SANDERSON Aged                     41 Unit                       148th Bde. Royal Field Artillery Awards                 MiD, Legion of Honour Buried at              LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY […]
April 16, 2018

Jack Thomas Counter, VC – awarded for actions on 16 April 1918

  Jack Thomas Counter was 19 years old, and a private in the 1st King’s (Liverpool) Regiment, when the following deed took place for which he […]
April 15, 2018

Lieutenant Colonel HAROLD BOWYER ROFFEY – died 15 April 1918

Lieutenant Colonel HAROLD BOWYER ROFFEY Aged                     42 Unit                       Lancashire Fusiliers attd. 2nd/5th Bn. Lincolnshire Regiment Awards                 D S O, Royal Humane Society Medal Buried […]