April 8, 2018

Major DAVID NELSON, VC – died 8 April 1918

Major DAVID NELSON Aged                                     31 Unit                                       “D” Bty. 59th Bde. Royal Field Artillery Awards                               V C, Mentioned in Despatches Buried at                              LILLERS COMMUNAL […]
April 8, 2018

Percy Valentine Storkey, VC – awarded for actions on 7 April 1918

Percy Valentine Storkey, VC (9 September 1893 – 3 October 1969) was a New Zealand-born Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry in […]
April 6, 2018

2nd Lieutenant Oliver James Short, 10th Worcesters – died 3 April 1918

2nd Lieutenant Oliver James Short, 10th Worcesters – died 3 April 1918   Started his war with North Somerset Yeomanry. He had served with them before […]
April 6, 2018

Private FRED WARRINGTON – died 6 April 1918

Unusual to have two sons who died in the war buried at home   Private FRED WARRINGTON Service Number               201594 Aged                                     22 Unit                                       2nd/4th […]