October 6, 2016

Lance Corporal ALFRED FRANK GRATTON – died 6 October 1916, one of 4 brothers to die in the war

Lance Corporal ALFRED FRANK GRATTON, Service No:                                         3/6619 Age:                                                       22 Regiment/Service:                          2nd Devonshire Regiment Cemetery:                                          PHILOSOPHE BRITISH CEMETERY, MAZINGARBE I. G. 11.   Private THOMAS JOHN […]
October 5, 2016

Private MARTIN FENLON – died 5 October 1916 aged 62 on active service

Private MARTIN FENLON Service No:                                         G/196 Age:                                                       62 Regiment/Service:                          1st Garrison Battalion, Royal Irish Fusiliers Memorial:                                           KIRKEE 1914-1918 MEMORIAL   Formerly he was with the Royal […]
October 4, 2016

Major Henry Kelly VC, MC & Bar – VC won 4 October 1916

  Major Henry Kelly VC, MC & Bar was born on 10 July 1887 in Collyhurst, Manchester. He was a temporary 2nd Lieutenant in the 10th […]
October 3, 2016

Gunner REYMOND LIGONIER DE MONTMORENCY – kia 3 October 1916

Gunner REYMOND LIGONIER DE MONTMORENCY Service No:                                                         46661 Age:                                                                                       24 Regiment/Service:                          “D” Bty. 94th Bde. Royal Field Artillery Cemetery:                                                          HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L’ABBE V. B. 54. […]