September 17, 2017

Company Sergeant Major HAROLD JAMES BRABNER – died 17 September 1917

  Service Number                               274 Aged                                                     23 11th Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Commemorated at                         MENIN GATE MEMORIAL   Recorded by men who ‘were there’ as […]
September 17, 2017

Brothers with different units killed on the same day and buried together in same grave – 16 September 1917

Brothers with different units killed on the same day and buried together in same grave.   Private CHARLES FREDRICK ROBINSON Service No:                                         MS/1566 Regiment/Service:                          594th M.T. […]
September 15, 2017

Leading Seaman (Gunner) DAVID HANLAN – died 15 September 1917

Leading Seaman (Gunner) DAVID HANLAN Service Number                               206086 Aged                                                     36 (R.F.R.LPO/B/7136.). S.S. “Ravensworth.”, Royal Navy Buried at                                              BALLANTRAE PARISH CHURCHYARD   SS Ravensworth, […]
September 14, 2017

Private WILLIAM J. REA – died 14 September 1917, one of 3 brothers to die in the war

Private WILLIAM J. REA Service Number                               39590 Aged                                                     35 8th Bedfordshire Regiment Buried at                                              BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY VI. G. 53   His brothers, […]