April 16, 2018

Jack Thomas Counter, VC – awarded for actions on 16 April 1918

  Jack Thomas Counter was 19 years old, and a private in the 1st King’s (Liverpool) Regiment, when the following deed took place for which he […]
April 15, 2018

Lieutenant Colonel HAROLD BOWYER ROFFEY – died 15 April 1918

Lieutenant Colonel HAROLD BOWYER ROFFEY Aged                     42 Unit                       Lancashire Fusiliers attd. 2nd/5th Bn. Lincolnshire Regiment Awards                 D S O, Royal Humane Society Medal Buried […]
April 14, 2018

John James Crowe, VC – awarded for actions on 14 April 1918

John James Crowe John James Crowe VC (28 December 1876 – 27 February 1965) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most […]
April 13, 2018

Captain VIVIAN SUMNER SIMPSON – died 13 April 1918

Captain VIVIAN SUMNER SIMPSON Aged                                     33 Unit                                       12th York and Lancaster Regiment Awards                                 M C Buried at                              OUTTERSTEENE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, BAILLEUL   […]