October 8, 2016

Private JAMES CLELLAND RICHARDSON, VC – kia 8 October 1916

Private JAMES CLELLAND RICHARDSON, VC Trade:                                                   Piper Service No:                                         28930 Age:                                                       20 Regiment/Service:                          16th Canadian Infantry Cemetery:                                          ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY, MIRAUMONT III. F. 36.     […]
October 7, 2016

Brigadier General PHILIP HOWELL, CMG – kia 7 October 1916

Brigadier General PHILIP HOWELL, CMG Age:                                                       37 Regiment/Service:                          General Staff II Corps formerly 4th (Queen’s Own) Hussars Cemetery:                                          VARENNES MILITARY CEMETERY I. B. 37.   He […]
October 7, 2016

Lance Corporal LEIGH RICHMOND ROOSE, MM – kia 7 October 1916

Lance Corporal LEIGH RICHMOND ROOSE, MM Service No:                         PS/10898 Age:                                       38 Regiment/Service:          9th Royal Fusiliers Memorial:                           THIEPVAL MEMORIAL   Roose was born in Holt, near Wrexham […]
October 6, 2016

Lance Corporal ALFRED FRANK GRATTON – died 6 October 1916, one of 4 brothers to die in the war

Lance Corporal ALFRED FRANK GRATTON, Service No:                                         3/6619 Age:                                                       22 Regiment/Service:                          2nd Devonshire Regiment Cemetery:                                          PHILOSOPHE BRITISH CEMETERY, MAZINGARBE I. G. 11.   Private THOMAS JOHN […]