August 18, 2017

Major JAMES BROWN MONTGOMERIE-FLEMING – died 18 August 1917

Major JAMES BROWN MONTGOMERIE-FLEMING, Age:                                                       33 Regiment/Service:                          6th (Pioneers) East Yorkshire Regiment Cemetery:                                          DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY IV. C. 2.   James Brown Montgomerie-Fleming (8 March 1884 […]
August 18, 2017

3 VC’s awarded this date – 18 August 1917

3 VC’s awarded this date, two posthumously while the other was killed later in the war.   Company Serjeant Major JOHN KENDRICK SKINNER Service No:                                         6895 […]
August 17, 2017

Private JOHN HULEKOWICH – died 17 August 1917

Private JOHN HULEKOWICH Service No:                                         491624 Age:                                                       25 Regiment/Service:                          14th Canadian Infantry Memorial:                                           VIMY MEMORIAL Additional Information: Son of Ermolai and Lukeria Gulyakovich, of Village Omelno, […]
August 16, 2017

5 VC’s awarded on this date – 16 August 1917

5 VC awarded on this date   Major Edward Cooper VC (4 May 1896 – 19 August 1985) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross […]