October 9, 2017

Lieutenant Colonel ALEXANDER WARD FORTESCUE SAYRES – died 10 October 1917

Lieutenant Colonel ALEXANDER WARD FORTESCUE SAYRES Aged                     50 Unit                       2nd/1st Wessex Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps Awards                 MiD Buried at              ABBEVILLE COMMUNAL […]
October 8, 2017

Victoria Crosses awarded for actions on 9 October 1917

VC’s awarded for actions on 9 October 1917   Joseph Lister VC (19 October 1886 – 19 January 1963) was an English recipient of the Victoria […]
October 7, 2017

Lieutenant ALLAN IVO STEEL – died 9 October 1917

Lieutenant ALLAN IVO STEEL Aged                                                     25 Unit                                                       2nd Coldstream Guards Commemorated at                         TYNE COT MEMORIAL   Allan Ivo Steel (1892–1917) was an English cricketer. […]
October 6, 2017

Major ALEXANDER STEELE – died 7 October 1917

Major ALEXANDER STEELE Service Number               41 Aged                                     29 Unit                                       11th Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Awards                              DSO, DCM, twice MiD Commemorated at         YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL […]