July 29, 2017

Brigadier General ALISTER FRASER GORDON – died 31 July 1917

Brigadier General ALISTER FRASER GORDON Age:                                                       45 Regiment/Service:                          General Staff Cdg. 153rd Infantry Brigade late Gordon Highlanders Awards:                                               CMG, DSO, 8 times Mentioned in Despatches Cemetery:                                          […]
July 29, 2017

Balmer Brothers – Lance Corporal GEORGE H BALMER died 30 July 1917

Lance Corporal GEORGE H BALMER Service No:                                         72390 Regiment/Service:                          149th Coy. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) Awards:                                               MM Cemetery:                                          ACHIET-LE-GRAND COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION I. P. 4. […]
July 29, 2017

Lieutenant Colonel EDGAR ROBERTS MOBBS – died 29 July 1917

Lieutenant Colonel EDGAR ROBERTS MOBBS Age:                                                       37 Regiment/Service:                          7th Northamptonshire Regiment Awards:                                               DSO Memorial:                                           YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL   Edgar Roberts “Mobbsy” Mobbs DSO (1882–1917) was […]
July 29, 2017

Second Lieutenant GEORGE BARCLAY BUXTON – died 28 July 1917

Second Lieutenant GEORGE BARCLAY BUXTON Regiment/Service:                          1st Sqdn Royal Flying Corps and 5th Norfolk Regiment Memorial:                                           ARRAS FLYING SERVICES MEMORIAL   Second Lieutenant GEORGE BARCLAY BUXTON, […]