August 27, 2017

Lieutenant JAMES SHIRLEY HEATHCOTE – died 28 August 1917

Lieutenant JAMES SHIRLEY HEATHCOTE Age:                                                                       30 Regiment/Service:                                          1st Coldstream Guards Cemetery:                                                          KENSAL GREEN (ALL SOULS’) CEMETERY189. 3. 45664.   Died of wounds received in the Battle […]
August 26, 2017

Brigadier General MALCOLM PEAKE – died 27 August 1917

Brigadier General MALCOLM PEAKE Age:                                                       52 Regiment/Service:                          Royal Artillery I Corps Staff Awards:                                               CMG, Twice Mentioned in Despatches Cemetery:                                          NOEUX-LES-MINES COMMUNAL CEMETERY I. U. 2.   […]
August 26, 2017

Sidney James Day VC – Awarded for actions on 26 August 1917

Sidney James Day VC (3 July 1891 – 17 July 1959) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross. While serving as a corporal in the […]
August 25, 2017

Private James GREECHAN – died 25 August 1917

Private James GREECHAN Service No:                                         17740 Regiment/Service:                          12th Highland Light Infantry Cemetery:                                          LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY XVIII. A. 9.   James Greechan (1883 – 25 August […]