October 27, 2017

Brigadier General CECIL GODFREY RAWLING – died 28 October 1917

Brigadier General CECIL GODFREY RAWLING Aged                                     47 Unit                                       Cdg. 62nd Inf. Bde., General Staff late Somerset Light Infantry Awards                                 CMG, CIE, DSO, Mentioned in […]
October 27, 2017

Major ALEXANDER MALINS LAFONE, VC – died 27 October 1917

Major ALEXANDER MALINS LAFONE Aged                     47 Unit                       Middlesex Hussars Awards                 VC Buried at              BEERSHEBA WAR CEMETERY   Citation : For most conspicuous bravery, […]
October 26, 2017

VCs awarded for actions 26 October 1917

VC awarded for actions 26 October 1917   Thomas William Holmes VC (14 October 1898 – 4 January 1950) was a soldier in the Canadian Expeditionary […]
October 25, 2017

Lieutenant ALFRED EDWARD BOSCAWEN GILES – died 25 October 1917

Lieutenant ALFRED EDWARD BOSCAWEN GILES Aged                                                     22 Unit                                                       H.M.S. “Manly.” Royal Navy Awards                                                 D S O, Croix dc Guerre.   Commemorated at                         CHATHAM […]