20 November 1917 Pte Stephen Carroll was killed in action on this day

20 November 1917 Pte Stephen Carroll was killed in action on this…

20 Nov 2017

From Burnley, Lancashire, Stephen enlisted into the Special Reserve on 20 July 1914. A foundry worker by trade, he was …

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21 November 1917 Pte George Wilson was reported missing in action on this day

21 November 1917 Pte George Wilson was reported missing in action…

21 Nov 2017

George Wilson was born in Steeton in 1894. He enlisted into the West Riding territorials in January 1915 and was sent o…

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22 November 1917 Pte Alexander McNab was killed in action on this day

22 November 1917 Pte Alexander McNab was killed in action on this…

22 Nov 2017

A Special Reservist at the outbreak of war, Alexander was born in Burnley, Lancashire in 1890. In civilian life, he was …

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23 November 1917 Pte Joseph Hoole died on this day

23 November 1917 Pte Joseph Hoole died on this day

23 Nov 2017

From Preston, Lancashire, Joseph was born in 1892. A pre-war territorial, he had been a weaver in his civilian life and …

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24 November 1917 Gefr Georg Adelsberger died on this day

24 November 1917 Gefr Georg Adelsberger died on this day

24 Nov 2017

From Wartenberg, Saxony, Georg was a holder of the Iron Cross 2nd Class and had been wounded at least once during his Gr…

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25 November 1918 Pvt Elmer Taylor died of pneumonia on this day

25 November 1918 Pvt Elmer Taylor died of pneumonia on this day

25 Nov 2017

A chauffeur from Richmond, Indiana, Elmer was born on 2 August 1898. He enlisted into the US Regular Army at Jefferson B…

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26 November 1917 Unterjäger Bernard Halbeisen was killed on this day

26 November 1917 Unterj√§ger Bernard Halbeisen was killed on this …

26 Nov 2017

Born in 1895 and living in the South Tyrol, Bernard was a builder by trade. Enlisting into the army in July 1914, he saw…

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27 November 1916 Joshua J Mitchell died of his wounds on this day

27 November 1916 Joshua J Mitchell died of his wounds on this day…

27 Nov 2017

Joshua was born in Ossett 24 December 1895, the youngest son of four surviving children. He enlisted in Dewsbury, joini…

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28 November 1917 James Metcalfe died of his wounds on this day

28 November 1917 James Metcalfe died of his wounds on this day

28 Nov 2017

Born at Cray, Yorkshire, on 5 November 1883, James emigrated to Masterston, New Zealand at the turn of the century and w…

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29 November 1917 2nd. Lieut. Hugh Hutchinson died of his wounds

29 November 1917 2nd. Lieut. Hugh Hutchinson died of his wounds

29 Nov 2017

Born 10 May 1894, Stockton on Tees, County Durham. Hugh was a Law Clerk in a solicitor's office, Smith's Dock and Co, in…

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30 November 1917 L/Cpl William Dewhurst died on this day

30 November 1917 L/Cpl William Dewhurst died on this day

30 Nov 2017

Born in Helmshore, Lancashire in 1885, William was living at Barnoldswick, where he was employed as a weaver at the time…

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