July 29, 2017

Balmer Brothers – Lance Corporal GEORGE H BALMER died 30 July 1917

Lance Corporal GEORGE H BALMER Service No:                                         72390 Regiment/Service:                          149th Coy. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) Awards:                                               MM Cemetery:                                          ACHIET-LE-GRAND COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION I. P. 4. […]
July 29, 2017

Lieutenant Colonel EDGAR ROBERTS MOBBS – died 29 July 1917

Lieutenant Colonel EDGAR ROBERTS MOBBS Age:                                                       37 Regiment/Service:                          7th Northamptonshire Regiment Awards:                                               DSO Memorial:                                           YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL   Edgar Roberts “Mobbsy” Mobbs DSO (1882–1917) was […]
July 29, 2017

Second Lieutenant GEORGE BARCLAY BUXTON – died 28 July 1917

Second Lieutenant GEORGE BARCLAY BUXTON Regiment/Service:                          1st Sqdn Royal Flying Corps and 5th Norfolk Regiment Memorial:                                           ARRAS FLYING SERVICES MEMORIAL   Second Lieutenant GEORGE BARCLAY BUXTON, […]
July 27, 2017

Private THOMAS BARRATT, VC – died 27 July 1917

Private THOMAS BARRATT Service No:                                         17114 Age:                                                       22 Regiment/Service:                          7th South Staffordshire Regiment Awards:                                               VC Cemetery:                                          ESSEX FARM CEMETERY I. Z. 8.   Citation:- “For most […]