September 12, 2017

2 VC’s awarded 100 years ago today – 12 September 1917

2 VC’s awarded today   John Moyney VC (8 January 1895 – 10 November 1980) was an Irish recipient of the Victoria Cross. John Moyney was […]
September 11, 2017

Lieutenant Colonel Lord ROBERT WILLIAM ORLANDO MANNERS – died 11 September 1917

Lieutenant Colonel Lord ROBERT WILLIAM ORLANDO MANNERS Aged                                                     47 King’s Royal Rifle Corps, Commanding 10th Northumberland Fusiliers CMG, DSO Buried at                                              THE HUTS CEMETERY […]
September 10, 2017

Lance Corporal Edwin George Pipe – died 10 September 1917. One of four brothers to die in the war

Lance Corporal Edwin George Pipe died 100 years ago today. One of four brothers killed in the war.   Lance Corporal Edwin George Pipe Number:                                              […]
September 10, 2017

Private WILLIAM RICHARDSON – died 9 September 1917

Private WILLIAM RICHARDSON Service Number                               203181 Aged                                                     39 17th Manchester Regiment Buried at                                              POND FARM CEMETERY D. 4   His son Clarence was […]