27 October 1918 Pte Reginald Smith died of pneumonia on this day

27 October 1918 Pte Reginald Smith died of pneumonia on this day

27 Oct 1918

Born in Leeds in 1898, Reginald was a twister in a weaving mill prior to the war. He was conscripted into service in Feb…

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4 November 1918 Gnr Cecil French was killed in action on this day

4 November 1918 Gnr Cecil French was killed in action on this day…

04 Nov 1918

Cecil French was born on 19 November 1899 in Walthamstow and joined Blackhorse Road Boys’ School on 11 June 1906. He le…

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11 November 1918 Pvt (ex-Sgt) Henry Nicolas Gunther, Co A, 313th Infantry Regiment, US Army.

11 November 1918 Pvt (ex-Sgt) Henry Nicolas Gunther, Co A, 313th …

11 Nov 1918

Born on 5 June 1895 in Baltimore, Maryland, Henry was a bank employee prior to his enlistment in September 1917. A supp…

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Sdt Augustin Joseph Louis Victorin Trébuchon, 415e RI.

Sdt Augustin Joseph Louis Victorin Trébuchon, 415e RI.

11 Nov 1918

The last French soldier to be killed in action during the Great War, Augustin was born on 30 May 1878 in the small farmi…

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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 1918

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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Nurse Crystal Evelyn McCord, 1st Evac Hospital, US Army.

Nurse Crystal Evelyn McCord, 1st Evac Hospital, US Army.

16 Dec 1918

Born 5 September 1897 at Reeve Township, Davies Cty, Crystal McCord graduated from Nichols Hospital, Battle Creek, Michi…

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17 December 1918 : Nurse Doris Jane Procter, VAD died on this day

17 December 1918 : Nurse Doris Jane Procter, VAD died on this day…

17 Dec 1918

Doris Procter was born in Settle, Yorkshire in 1892. She was the daughter of a tailor and confectioner. One of five chi…

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22 December 1918 Patrouilleführer Erhard Klotz, K K L I R Nr 2.

22 December 1918 Patrouilleführer Erhard Klotz, K K L I R Nr 2.

22 Dec 1918

Born at Reutte, Austrian Tyrol on 14 March 1877, Erhard was employed as a company representative (company unknown) befor…

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4 January 1919: Private Robert Dewart, 1/6th Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders

4 January 1919: Private Robert Dewart, 1/6th Argyll and Sutherlan…

04 Jan 1919

Born in about 1883, Robert Dewart was a general labourer before the war. He married Annie McIntyre. The had a child. He …

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Pvt Earl Bronnenberg

Pvt Earl Bronnenberg

16 Feb 1919

Pvt Earl Bronnenberg, Wagon Co 100, US Army Quartermaster Corps was born on Christmas Eve, 1894 at Chesterfield, Madison…

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Pvt Earl Bronnenberg, Wagon Co 100, US Army Quartermaster Corps

Pvt Earl Bronnenberg, Wagon Co 100, US Army Quartermaster Corps

16 Feb 1919

Pvt Earl Bronnenberg, Wagon Co 100, US Army Quartermaster Corps was born on Christmas Eve, 1894 at Chesterfield, Madison…

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21 September 1919 Unterjäger Josef Rudolf Rein died on this day

21 September 1919 Unterjäger Josef Rudolf Rein died on this day

21 Sep 1919

Born at Dornbirn, Austria on 18 October 1886, Joseph was a factory worker living at Lustenauerstrasse 13 in the town at …

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