18 August 1917 Sgt Frederick Hobson VC killed in action on this day (1)

18 August 1917 Sgt Frederick Hobson VC killed in action on this d…

18 Aug 2017

Frederick was born 23 September 1873 in London. Frederick served in the British Army during the Boer War and then emigr…

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19 August 1917 Acting Major Okill Massey Learmonth was killed in action on this day

19 August 1917 Acting Major Okill Massey Learmonth was killed in …

19 Aug 2017

Acting Major Okill Massey Learmonth   Acting Major Okill Massey Learmonth Okill Learmonth was bro in Quebec City…

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19 August 1917 Acting Major Okill Massey Learmonth was killed in action on this day (1)

19 August 1917 Acting Major Okill Massey Learmonth was killed in …

19 Aug 2017

Okill Learmonth was bro in Quebec City, Canada 20 February 1894. Okill was working in the Treasury Department in Quebec…

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20 August 1918 CPL Paul I McLeod was killed in action on this day

20 August 1918 CPL Paul I McLeod was killed in action on this day…

20 Aug 2017

Corporal Paul I McLeod was born in 1894 in Saint Johnsbury, Vermont to Mr. and Mrs. Donald McLeod. (2) In civilian life …

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29 August 1916 Australian Pte Albert Amos Howes was killed during an attack near to Mouquet Farm

29 August 1916 Australian Pte Albert Amos Howes was killed during…

29 Aug 2017

Albert was born in 1893 in Granville, near Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Before the war he was a machi…

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31 August 1916 Pte Evan Oliver Robert May was killed in action on this day

31 August 1916 Pte Evan Oliver Robert May was killed in action on…

31 Aug 2017

23167 Pte Evan Oliver Robert May, 10th (Service) Battalion, Gloucester Regiment, 1st Brigade, 1st Division. Evan M…

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17 September 1918 Cpt Harold Deans was killed in action on this day

17 September 1918 Cpt Harold Deans was killed in action on this d…

17 Sep 2017

Captain Harold Mackenzie Deans was born at 18 Minet Avenue, Willesden, U.K., on 29 March 1894 the son of John Deans, an …

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18 September 1918 Lt MacCrea Stephenson was killed in action on this day

18 September 1918 Lt MacCrea Stephenson was killed in action on t…

18 Sep 2017

Born at Wabash, Indiana on 7 August 1889, MacCrea was a sales manager for the American Garment Company prior to enlistme…

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29 September 1918 L Cpl John Wade killed in action on this day

29 September 1918 L Cpl John Wade killed in action on this day

29 Sep 2017

John was born in Burnley in 1888. He was a warehouseman at Woodward's Mill, Burnley, Lancashire before the war, John w…

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28 October 1918 Cpl John Valentine Bildner was killed in action on this day

28 October 1918 Cpl John Valentine Bildner was killed in action o…

29 Sep 2017

A machinist fro Aurora, Indiana, John was born on 31 August 1894. Drafted into service with the 159th Depot Brigade at L…

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30 September 1918 Nurse Grace Copeland died of meningitis on this day

30 September 1918 Nurse Grace Copeland died of meningitis on this…

30 Sep 2017

Born 19 August 1890 at Boone County, Indiana, Grace graduated from Indianapolis City Hospital in 1917 and enlisted as an…

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21 October 1916 L/Cpl William Beck was killed in action on this day

21 October 1916 L/Cpl William Beck was killed in action on this d…

21 Oct 2017

Born in Haggerston, East London, on 11 February 1893, his family moved to Walthamstow and he attended Blackhorse Road Bo…

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