October 25, 2016

Master GRIFFITH OWEN – died 24 October 1916, sunk twice by Germans in WW1

Master GRIFFITH OWEN – Sunk Twice by Germans in WW1 Age:                                                       45 Regiment/Service:                          H.M.T. North Wales, Mercantile Marine Memorial:                                           TOWER HILL MEMORIAL   In November, 1914, […]
October 22, 2016

WW1 soldiers with wrongly-marked graves laid to rest

Soldiers discovered in 2013 by the La Boiselle Research Group, who are doing good work in the area of the ‘Glory Hole’ and the mines under […]
October 22, 2016

Private CHARLES HENRY YALDREN – kia 23 October 1916

Private CHARLES HENRY YALDREN Service No:                                         22625 Age:                                                       25 Regiment/Service:                          “G” Coy. 1st Hampshire Regiment Memorial:                                           THIEPVAL MEMORIAL   Cricketer who represented Hampshire in one first-class […]
October 22, 2016

Bailey Brothers – kia 22 October 1916

Lance Corporal FREDERICK J BAILEY Service No:                                         3218 Age:                                                       24 Regiment/Service:                          1st/6th London Regiment (City of London Rifles) Memorial:                                           YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL Son of William […]