May 15, 2017

Serjeant ISAAC BENTHAM – died 15 May 1917

Serjeant ISAAC BENTHAM Service No:                                         56905 Regiment/Service:                          “D” Bty. 83rd Bde. Royal Field Artillery Memorial:                                           ARRAS MEMORIAL   Won Gold Medal in 1912 Stockholm Olympics for […]
May 14, 2017

Chaplain 4th Class The Hon. MAURICE BERKELEY PEEL – died 14 May 1917

Chaplain 4th Class The Hon. MAURICE BERKELEY PEEL Age:                                                       44 Regiment/Service:                          Army Chaplains’ Department Awards:                                               M C and Bar Cemetery:                                          QUEANT ROAD CEMETERY, BUISSY V. A. […]
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. […]