April 23, 2017

Captain ARTHUR HENDERSON, VC, MC – died 24 April 1917

Captain ARTHUR HENDERSON Age:                                                       23 Regiment/Service:                          4th Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Awards:                                               V C, M C Cemetery:                                          COJEUL BRITISH CEMETERY, ST. MARTIN-SUR-COJEUL B. 61.   Citation:-“For […]
April 22, 2017

Captain DAVID PHILIP HIRSCH, VC – killed in action 23 April 1917

Captain DAVID PHILIP HIRSCH Age:                                                       20 Regiment/Service:                          4th Yorkshire Regiment Awards:                                               V C, Mentioned in Despatches Memorial:                                           ARRAS MEMORIAL   Citation:-“For most conspicuous bravery and devotion […]
April 21, 2017

Lance Corporal WALTER KIMBERLEY – died 22 April 1917

Lance Corporal WALTER KIMBERLEY Service No:                                         5465 Age:                                                       32 Regiment/Service:                          5th Coldstream Guards Cemetery:                                          BIRMINGHAM (WITTON) CEMETERY Sec.82. Grave 13233A   Professional football left back and […]
April 20, 2017

Lance Corporal JAMES MORTON MAXWELL – died 21 April 1917

Lance Corporal JAMES MORTON MAXWELL Service No:                                         S/7426 Regiment/Service:                          1st Seaforth Highlanders Memorial:                                           BASRA MEMORIAL   Scottish professional football outside right who played in the Scottish […]