February 12, 2017

Captain Frederick Charles Booth – VC won 12 February 1917

Captain Frederick Charles Booth VC, DCM (6 March 1890 – 14 September 1960) was a Rhodesian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious […]
February 11, 2017

Ordinary Seaman GEORGE MELBOURN TAYLOR – died 11 February 1917

Ordinary Seaman GEORGE MELBOURN TAYLOR Regiment/Service:                          HMS Victory, Royal Naval Canadian Volunteer Reserve Age:                                                       15 Service No:                                         VR/3106 Cemetery:                                          […]
February 10, 2017

2nd Lieutenant WYNNUM GROOM MCDONALD HENNESSEY – died 10 February 1917

2nd Lieutenant WYNNUM GROOM MCDONALD HENNESSEY Age:                                                       21 Regiment/Service:                          6th Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Cemetery:                                          BAZENTIN-LE-PETIT MILITARY CEMETERY D. 28.   Original obituary from Brisbane Courier, 7 […]
February 9, 2017

Lieutenant RUDOLPH CECIL HOPKINSON – died 9 February 1917

Lieutenant RUDOLPH CECIL HOPKINSON Age:                                                       25 Regiment/Service:                          12th Division Cyclist Coy and 2nd Section 12th Division Signalling Company, Royal Engineers Awards:                                               Twice Mentioned in Despatches Cemetery:                                          […]