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 […]
September 24, 2016

Major MAURICE GORDON SOAMES – dow 24 September 1916

Major MAURICE GORDON SOAMES Age:                                                       32 Regiment/Service:                          “A” Bty. 48th Bde. Royal Field Artillery Cemetery:                                          HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L’ABBE IV. G. 30.     Youngest son […]
September 23, 2016

Brothers killed together – 23 September 1916

Brothers who joined up together, died together and are buried together   Private Frederick WALSGROVE Service No:                                         G/16084 Regiment/Service:                          13th Royal Sussex Regiment Cemetery:                                          EUSTON ROAD […]