May 13, 2017

Two brothers killed in action 13 May 1917

Private ROBERT STRATH Service No:                                         S/21431 Age:                                                       32 Regiment/Service:                          1/5th Seaforth Highlanders Memorial:                                           ARRAS MEMORIAL   Private JOHN STRATH Service No:                                         687599 Age:                                                       43 Regiment/Service:                          47th […]
May 13, 2017

Tom Dresser – VC won 12 May 1917

  Tom Dresser VC (21 July 1892 – 9 April 1982) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross. Dresser was born on 21 July 1892. […]
May 10, 2017

Lieutenant Colonel VALERIO AWLY MAGAWLY DE CALRY – died 10 May 1917

Lieutenant Colonel VALERIO AWLY MAGAWLY DE CALRY Age:                                                       34 Regiment/Service:                          6th Dragoons (Inniskilling) Cdg. 7th Rifle Brigade Awards:                                               D S O, Legion of Honour Cemetery:                                          LONDON […]
May 10, 2017

Captain LEONARD EVELYN LEIGH MATON – died 9 May 1917

Captain LEONARD EVELYN LEIGH MATON Age:                                                                       34 Regiment/Service:                                          (Bde. Major). 1st Devonshire Regiment Awards:                                                               M C, Twice Mentioned in Despatches Memorial:                                                           ARRAS MEMORIAL   He was […]