February 16, 2017

Frederick William Palmer VC MM – VC won 16 February 1917

Frederick William Palmer VC MM (11 November 1891 – 10 September 1955) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross. He was 25 years old, and […]
February 15, 2017

Rifleman ALEXANDER ‘Alec’ KAY – died 15 February 1917

Rifleman ALEXANDER ‘Alec’ KAY Service No:                                         S/1989 Age:                                                       38 Regiment/Service:                          “C” Coy. 11th Rifle Brigade Memorial:                                           THIEPVAL MEMORIAL   Teams St. Bernard’s Partick Thistle Sheffield […]
February 14, 2017

Private HERBERT LATHAM – died 14 February 1917

Private HERBERT LATHAM Service No:                                         1784 Age:                                                       31 Regiment/Service:                          46th Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Memorial:                                           VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL   Place of birth                                     Franklin, Tasmania School                                                   State […]
February 13, 2017

Signal Boy WALTER LANDELS – died 13 February 1917

Signal Boy WALTER LANDELS Service No:                                         18SB Age:                                                       17 Regiment/Service:                          H.M. Trawler “Sisters Melville.” Royal Naval Reserve Memorial:                                           CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL     He was awarded […]