September 19, 2017

Reginald Roy Inwood, VC – awarded 100 years ago 19 September 1917

VC awarded today   Reginald Roy Inwood, VC (14 July 1890 – 23 October 1971) was an Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross. He was 27 […]
September 18, 2017

Petty Officer GEORGE WILLIAM LEE, DSM – died 18 September 1917

Petty Officer GEORGE WILLIAM LEE, DSM Service Number                               J/971 H.M.S. “Stonecrop.” Royal Navy Commemorated at                         PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL   Awarded the Distinguished Service Medal […]
September 17, 2017

Company Sergeant Major HAROLD JAMES BRABNER – died 17 September 1917

  Service Number                               274 Aged                                                     23 11th Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Commemorated at                         MENIN GATE MEMORIAL   Recorded by men who ‘were there’ as […]
September 17, 2017

Brothers with different units killed on the same day and buried together in same grave – 16 September 1917

Brothers with different units killed on the same day and buried together in same grave.   Private CHARLES FREDRICK ROBINSON Service No:                                         MS/1566 Regiment/Service:                          594th M.T. […]