September 25, 2016

Lieutenant Colonel Tom Edwin Adlam VC – won 27 September 1916

Lieutenant Colonel Tom Edwin Adlam VC (21 October 1893 – 28 May 1975) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross. Adlam was twenty two years […]
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 […]