October 27, 2016

Major HUGH BERTIE HENRIQUES JOHNSTON, DSO, MiD – died 27 October 1916

Major HUGH BERTIE HENRIQUES JOHNSTON, DSO, MiD Age:                                                       39 Regiment/Service:                          21st Heavy Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery Cemetery:                                          FLATIRON COPSE CEMETERY, MAMETZ II. H. 4.   Awarded […]
October 26, 2016

Father and son killed in the war at sea. Son killed 26 October 1916. Both have no identified grave

Father and son killed in the war at sea. Son killed today. Both have no identified grave   Able Seaman FRED LINDO Unit:                                                      Steam Trawler […]
October 25, 2016

Private ELI CORNWELL – father of Jack Cornwell, VC, died 25 October 1916

Private ELI CORNWELL Regiment/Service:                          57th Protection Coy, Royal Defence Corps Age:                                                       64 Date of Death:                                  25/10/1916 Service No:                                         15823 Cemetery:                                          MANOR […]
October 25, 2016

Master GRIFFITH OWEN – died 24 October 1916, sunk twice by Germans in WW1

Master GRIFFITH OWEN – Sunk Twice by Germans in WW1 Age:                                                       45 Regiment/Service:                          H.M.T. North Wales, Mercantile Marine Memorial:                                           TOWER HILL MEMORIAL   In November, 1914, […]