December 25, 2017

Private VICTOR STANLEY JONES – died 25 December 1917

Private VICTOR STANLEY JONES Service Number                               SN6100 Aged                                                     24 Unit                                                       28th Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Buried at                                              UNDERHILL FARM CEMETERY Date Enlisted                                     […]
December 21, 2017

Colonel CHARLES CHRISTIE FLEMING – died 24 December 1917

Colonel CHARLES CHRISTIE FLEMING Aged                                     53 Unit                                       A.D.M.S., 51st Div. Royal Army Medical Corps Awards                                 D S O Buried at                              GREVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY […]
December 21, 2017

Two New Zealand cricketers die 100 years ago – 23 December 1917

Two New Zealand cricketers die 100 years ago   Lieutenant JAMES WILLIAM HUGH BANNERMAN Service Number                               46912 Aged                                                     30 Unit                                                       2nd Bn. Otago Regiment, […]
December 21, 2017

John Alexander Christie, VC – awarded for actions on 22 December 1917

John Alexander Christie VC (14 May 1895 – 10 September 1967) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for […]