October 22, 2016

Private JOSEPH LORNE DEWART – died 21 October 1916 aged 16 years

Private JOSEPH LORNE DEWART Service No:                                         144766 Date of Death:                                  Between 21/10/1916 and 22/10/1916 Age:                                                       16 Regiment/Service:                          87th Canadian Infantry Cemetery:                                          ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY, MIRAUMONT I. […]
October 22, 2016

Lieutenant Colonel MAURICE LORAINE PEARS, CMG, MiD – died 20 October 1916

Lieutenant Colonel MAURICE LORAINE PEARS, CMG, MiD Age:                                                       26 Regiment/Service:                          17th Northumberland Fusiliers Cemetery:                                          BRIGHTON (EXTRA-MURAL) BOROUGH CEMETERY   He commanded the battalion from its creation […]
October 22, 2016

Conductor HORACE HENRY GLASOCK, VC – died 20 October 1916

Conductor HORACE HENRY GLASOCK, VC Service No:                                         T/550 Date of Death:                                  20/10/1916 Age:                                                       36 Regiment/Service:                          Transport and Remounts, South African Service Corps Cemetery:                                          CAPE TOWN (MAITLAND) […]
October 22, 2016

Deaths of two holders of the VC – 19 October 1916

Deaths of two holders of the VC   Lieutenant ALEXANDER YOUNG, VC Date of Death:                                  19/10/1916 Age:                                                       44 Regiment/Service:                          4th South African Infantry Memorial:                                           THIEPVAL MEMORIAL […]