February 3, 2017

Lieutenant GEORGE HILLIARD SHIELDS – died 3 February 1917

Lieutenant GEORGE HILLIARD SHIELDS Age:                                                       39 Regiment/Service:                          Gold Coast Regiment, W.A.F.F. Cemetery:                                          DAR ES SALAAM WAR CEMETERY 4. D. 9.   On 3rd February a patrol […]
February 2, 2017

Private GEORGE AUGUSTUS POEPPEL – died 2 February 1917

Private GEORGE AUGUSTUS POEPPEL Service No:                                         4579 Age:                                                       23 Regiment/Service:                          15th Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Cemetery:                                          ACHIET-LE-GRAND COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION II. M. 4.   He played one […]
February 1, 2017

Lieutenant Colonel HALDANE BURNEY RATTRAY – died 1 February 1917

Lieutenant Colonel HALDANE BURNEY RATTRAY Age:                                                       46 Regiment/Service:                          45th Rattray’s Sikhs Awards:                                               D S O Memorial:                                           BASRA MEMORIAL   He entered the Derbyshire Regiment as Second […]
January 31, 2017

Captain HENRY SHERARD OSBORN ASHINGTON – died 31 January 1917

Captain HENRY SHERARD OSBORN ASHINGTON Age:                                                       25 Regiment/Service:                          7th East Yorkshire Regiment Cemetery:                                          COMBLES COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION III. B. 25.   A former pupil of Harrow […]