November 22, 2017

Lieutenant ARTHUR RICHARD WADDAMS, AM – died 22 November 1917

Lieutenant ARTHUR RICHARD WADDAMS Aged                     26 Unit                       1st Indian Army Reserve of Officers attd. 44th Merwara Infantry Award                   AM Buried at              BASRA WAR CEMETERY […]
November 22, 2017

Corporal A J GURR – one of three brothers killed in the war dies today 21 November 1917

Corporal A J GURR – one of three brothers killed in the war dies today 21 November 1917 Service Number               L/17009 Died                                       21/11/1917 Aged […]
November 20, 2017

Battle of Cambrai, 1917

Today marks the start of the Battle of Cambrai, 1917. The first use of over 400 tanks, combined with infantry which lead to a salient into […]
November 20, 2017

VC’s awarded for actions on 20 November 1917

VC’s awarded for actions on 20 November 1917   ROBERT GORDON MCBEATH, VC (22 December 1898 – 9 October 1922) was a Scottish recipient of the […]