April 22, 2017

Captain DAVID PHILIP HIRSCH, VC – killed in action 23 April 1917

Captain DAVID PHILIP HIRSCH Age:                                                       20 Regiment/Service:                          4th Yorkshire Regiment Awards:                                               V C, Mentioned in Despatches Memorial:                                           ARRAS MEMORIAL   Citation:-“For most conspicuous bravery and devotion […]
April 21, 2017

Lance Corporal WALTER KIMBERLEY – died 22 April 1917

Lance Corporal WALTER KIMBERLEY Service No:                                         5465 Age:                                                       32 Regiment/Service:                          5th Coldstream Guards Cemetery:                                          BIRMINGHAM (WITTON) CEMETERY Sec.82. Grave 13233A   Professional football left back and […]
April 20, 2017

Lance Corporal JAMES MORTON MAXWELL – died 21 April 1917

Lance Corporal JAMES MORTON MAXWELL Service No:                                         S/7426 Regiment/Service:                          1st Seaforth Highlanders Memorial:                                           BASRA MEMORIAL   Scottish professional football outside right who played in the Scottish […]
April 19, 2017

Major MINDEN CHARLES CARDIGAN PINCHING – died 20 April 1917

Major MINDEN CHARLES CARDIGAN PINCHING Age:                                                       35 Regiment/Service:                          2nd Dragoon Guards (Queen’s Bays) Awards:                                               D S O, MiD, Croix de Guerre (France). Cemetery:                                          TILFORD (ALL SAINTS) […]