July 16, 2017

Lieutenant ERNEST JOHN DODD – died 17 July 1917

Lieutenant ERNEST JOHN DODD Age:                                                       25 Regiment/Service:                          “C” Bty. 177th Bde. Royal Field Artillery Cemetery:                                          BRANDHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY I. M. 30.   Pre-war footballer who played […]
July 15, 2017

Chaplain 4th Class The Rev. BASIL PEMBERTON PLUMPTRE -died 16 July 1917

Chaplain 4th Class The Rev. BASIL PEMBERTON PLUMPTRE Age:                                                       34 Regiment/Service:                          Army Chaplains’ Department attd. 1st/21st Bn. London Regiment (First Surrey Rifles) Awards:                                               MC Cemetery:                                          LA […]
July 15, 2017

Private Thomas Philips STRONG – died 15 July 1917

Private Thomas Philips STRONG Service No:                                         31770 Age:                                                       27 Regiment/Service:                          1st South Staffordshire Regiment Cemetery:                                          CROISILLES RAILWAY CEMETERY II. A. 8.   Thomas Philips “Tommy” Strong […]
July 13, 2017

Lieutenant Colonel Percy M HEATH – died 14 July 1917

Lieutenant Colonel Percy M HEATH Regiment/Service:                          110th Mahratta Light Infantry Cemetery:                                          BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY XV. D. 13.   He played 7 first class cricket […]