27 August 1918 Reginald Gordon Sellers was killed in action on this day (1)

27 August 1918 Reginald Gordon Sellers was killed in action on th…

27 Aug 1918

Reginald Sellers was born on 26 November 1895 in Somerford Magna. Having moved to London he attended Blackhorse Road Boy…

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30 August 1918 CPL Charles F Brust was killed in action on this day

30 August 1918 CPL Charles F Brust was killed in action on this d…

30 Aug 1918

Little is known about the early life of Corporal Charles F Brust. Charles was a resident of 3280 Hull Ave, Brooklyn, Ne…

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15 September 1918 CPL Henry I Ingersoll  died from spinal meningitis on this day

15 September 1918 CPL Henry I Ingersoll died from spinal meningi…

05 Sep 1918

Corporal Henry I Ingersoll was born on 15 August 1893 and was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Oliver W. Ingersoll of 876 Park Pl…

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9 September 1918 Sgt John Kennedy Lasher Jr died on this day

9 September 1918 Sgt John Kennedy Lasher Jr died on this day

09 Sep 1918

Sgt John Kennedy Lasher Jr, 302nd Engineer Regiment, 77th Infantry Division, US Army. From New York, John was a graduat…

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L Cpl John James Clegg, 1/4th Bn Loyal North Lancs Regt

L Cpl John James Clegg, 1/4th Bn Loyal North Lancs Regt

10 Sep 1918

244904 L Cpl John James Clegg, 1/4th Bn Loyal North Lancs Regt. John Clegg was an employee of Messrs. Grey Ltd at Livin…

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Pte Albert Henry Smither 2nd/4th Royal Scots: 12 September 1918

Pte Albert Henry Smither 2nd/4th Royal Scots: 12 September 1918

12 Sep 1918

Albert lived in Tottenham and Walthamstow, attending Blackhorse Road Boys’ School from 1904-1909. When he enlisted i…

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Corporal Henry I Ingersoll, Company K: 15 September 1918

Corporal Henry I Ingersoll, Company K: 15 September 1918

15 Sep 1918

Henry Ingersoll graduated from Erasmus Hall High School and attended Cornell University where he studied civil engineeri…

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23 September 1918 Chief Mot Mech William Howson died on this day

23 September 1918 Chief Mot Mech William Howson died on this day

23 Sep 1918

Born in Hellifield, Yorkshire in 1888, William worked for the Midland Railway Co. in the gas department of Hellifield St…

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27 September 1918 Louise de Bettignies (alias 'Alice Dubois') died on this day

27 September 1918 Louise de Bettignies (alias 'Alice Dubois') die…

27 Sep 1918

Also known as 'The Jean d'Arc of the North', Louise de Bettingnies was born on 15 July 1880 at St.Amand-les-Eaux. Althou…

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20 October 1918 Cpl Gilbert P Hamilton died from influenza on this day

20 October 1918 Cpl Gilbert P Hamilton died from influenza on thi…

20 Oct 1918

Born 26 October 1898 at Connersville, Indiana, Gilbert was a machinist by trade. He enlisted into the Indiana National G…

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23 October 1918 Pvt Edward M Beneker died on this day

23 October 1918 Pvt Edward M Beneker died on this day

23 Oct 1918

A farmer from Franklyn County, Indiana, Edward was born at South Gate on 20 September 1895. He was drafted into service …

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24 October 1918 Pte John S Lamberton killed in action on this day

24 October 1918 Pte John S Lamberton killed in action on this day…

24 Oct 1918

From Stewarton, Ayr, John was a cabinet maker in the employ of Messrs W Mackenzie & Co prior to the war. In Januar…

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