December 20, 2017

Lieutenant Colonel DAVID MacLEOD – died 19 December 1917

Lieutenant Colonel DAVID MacLEOD Aged                                     47 Unit                                       8th Bn. Gordon Highlanders Awards                                 D S O Buried at                              DUISANS BRITISH CEMETERY, ETRUN He enlisted […]
December 15, 2017

Second Lieutenant FREDERICK GODFREY FLOWER – died 18 December 1917

Second Lieutenant FREDERICK GODFREY FLOWER Aged                                     23 Unit                                       21st Sqdn. Royal Flying Corps and General List Buried at                              DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY Was a clerk […]
December 15, 2017

Second Lieutenant REGINALD WILLIAM BRINSMEAD – died 17 December 1917

Second Lieutenant REGINALD WILLIAM BRINSMEAD Aged                                     24 Unit                                       8th Bn. Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Awards                                 M C Commemorated at         YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL Recommended […]
December 15, 2017

SS Formby – lost 16 December 1917

Within two days in December 1917, Waterford experienced its biggest loss of seafaring lives with the sinking of Clyde Shipping’s SS Formby and SS Coningbeg. Of […]