October 17, 2017

Able Seaman JAMES FORTUNE – died 17 October 1917

Able Seaman JAMES FORTUNE Service Number                               214738 Unit                                                    H.M.S. “Strongbow.” Royal Navy Awards                                              D S M, Mentioned in Despatches Commemorated at                         CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL He was […]
October 16, 2017

Pauline and Geoff Gordon Tour

Just completed tour with Pauline and Geoff Gordon. Followed path of relative killed on 12 October 1917 ending at Perth (China Wall) Cemetery outside Ypres where […]
October 16, 2017

Captain ALEXANDER LYNAM De COURCY STRETTON – died 16 October 1917

Captain ALEXANDER LYNAM De COURCY STRETTON Aged                                     31 Unit                                       1st South Lancashire Regiment attd. 1st Nigeria Regiment, W.A.F.F. Awards                                 MC, Mentioned in Despatches Commemorated […]
October 16, 2017

Private Francis Gerald Vane Smith De Heriz Died 15 October 1917. One of three brothers killed in the war

Private Francis Gerald Vane Smith De Heriz Died 15 October 1917. One of three brothers killed in the war   Private FRANCIS GERALD VANE SMITH DE […]