December 21, 2017

Two New Zealand cricketers die 100 years ago – 23 December 1917

Two New Zealand cricketers die 100 years ago   Lieutenant JAMES WILLIAM HUGH BANNERMAN Service Number                               46912 Aged                                                     30 Unit                                                       2nd Bn. Otago Regiment, […]
December 21, 2017

John Alexander Christie, VC – awarded for actions on 22 December 1917

John Alexander Christie VC (14 May 1895 – 10 September 1967) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for […]
December 21, 2017

Private ADAM MILLER – died 21 December 1917

Private ADAM MILLER Service Number                               1864 Aged                                                     34 Unit                                                       9th Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Commemorated at                         YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL Adam Miller (1883 – […]
December 20, 2017

Lieutenant Colonel FREDERICK CHARLES STRICKLAND-CONSTABLE – died 20 December 1917

Lieutenant Colonel FREDERICK CHARLES STRICKLAND-CONSTABLE Aged                                     57 Unit                                       3rd East Yorkshire Regiment Buried at                              SIGGLESTHORNE (ST. LAURENCE) CHURCHYARD Commanded the battalion, which was a […]