September 25, 2016

2nd Lieutenant ARTHUR WORSLEY BLACKDEN – kia 28 September 1916

2nd Lieutenant ARTHUR WORSLEY BLACKDEN Age:                                                       18 Regiment/Service:                          189th Bde. Royal Field Artillery Memorial:                                           THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Additional Information: His brothers Vyvian Quentery Blackden and Walter Anthony […]
September 25, 2016

Lieutenant Colonel Tom Edwin Adlam VC – won 27 September 1916

Lieutenant Colonel Tom Edwin Adlam VC (21 October 1893 – 28 May 1975) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross. Adlam was twenty two years […]
September 25, 2016

Canadian Brothers KIA 26 September 1916 – on Vimy Memorial

Two brothers killed together today and both commemorated on Vimy Memorial   Private JOHN GILBERT WILLIAM WINDLE Service No:                                         467555 Age:                                                       38 Regiment/Service:                          “D” Coy. 10th […]
September 25, 2016

Thiepval Memorial 25 September 1916

There are recorded 1248 men who die on this day inscribed on the Thiepval Memorial. Among them is Captain ARTHUR HERBERT THOMPSON Age:                                                       26 Regiment/Service:                          12th […]