February 13, 2017

Signal Boy WALTER LANDELS – died 13 February 1917

Signal Boy WALTER LANDELS Service No:                                         18SB Age:                                                       17 Regiment/Service:                          H.M. Trawler “Sisters Melville.” Royal Naval Reserve Memorial:                                           CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL     He was awarded […]
February 12, 2017

Captain Frederick Charles Booth – VC won 12 February 1917

Captain Frederick Charles Booth VC, DCM (6 March 1890 – 14 September 1960) was a Rhodesian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious […]
February 11, 2017

Ordinary Seaman GEORGE MELBOURN TAYLOR – died 11 February 1917

Ordinary Seaman GEORGE MELBOURN TAYLOR Regiment/Service:                          HMS Victory, Royal Naval Canadian Volunteer Reserve Age:                                                       15 Service No:                                         VR/3106 Cemetery:                                          […]
February 10, 2017

2nd Lieutenant WYNNUM GROOM MCDONALD HENNESSEY – died 10 February 1917

2nd Lieutenant WYNNUM GROOM MCDONALD HENNESSEY Age:                                                       21 Regiment/Service:                          6th Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Cemetery:                                          BAZENTIN-LE-PETIT MILITARY CEMETERY D. 28.   Original obituary from Brisbane Courier, 7 […]