29 January 1915 Cpt Henri-Joseph Naudan died of his wounds (1)

29 January 1915 Cpt Henri-Joseph Naudan died of his wounds (1)

27 Jan 1915

He was recalled into service at Mende during the first weeks of August 1914. By the end of September, Henri was in actio…

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8855 Pte John Fawcett, 2nd Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers.

8855 Pte John Fawcett, 2nd Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers.

13 Feb 1915

Born in 1882 and from Burnley, Lancashire John was a recalled reservist who had originally enlisted in 1902. At the time…

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Ship's Steward Charles Grant, Mercantile Marine.

Ship's Steward Charles Grant, Mercantile Marine.

15 Feb 1915

Born at Nair, and living in Hollin Tree Cottage, Ingleton, Yorkshire, Charles died when his ship, the SS Membland was hi…

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3 March 1919 Sgt Earl T Steinhart

3 March 1919 Sgt Earl T Steinhart

03 Mar 1915

From Wilmington ,Illinois, Earl was born on 14 November 1895. He enlisted into the Quartermaster Corps at Indianapolis, …

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Kaiserschütze Rudolf Huber, k.k. Landesschützen-Regiment ‘Bozen’ Nr. 2

Kaiserschütze Rudolf Huber, k.k. Landesschützen-Regiment ‘Bozen’ …

14 Jul 1915

Rudolf Huber was born on 17 January 1881. Recalled as a reservist in July 1914, he saw service in Austria and then Pola…

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13 August 1915 Pte Arthur Moore died when his ship was struck by a torpedo

13 August 1915 Pte Arthur Moore died when his ship was struck by …

13 Aug 1915

Resident at 58, Baron Terrace, Healey Wood, Burnley, Arthur was a weaver at Thompson's Mill, Trafalgar Street at the tim…

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14 August 1915 Pte Samuel Quinn died of his wounds on this day

14 August 1915 Pte Samuel Quinn died of his wounds on this day

14 Aug 1915

From Burnley, Lancashire where he was still resident (Anne Street) at the time of his enlistment, Samuel (who possibly a…

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28 August 1915 Lt-Colonel Carew Reynell was killed leading a charge on this day

28 August 1915 Lt-Colonel Carew Reynell was killed leading a char…

29 Aug 1915

The 9th Australian Light Horse Regiment came to Gallipoli in May 1915 and within three months had been reduced to 181 me…

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3 September 1915 Lt William Darnell VC died on this day

3 September 1915 Lt William Darnell VC died on this day

03 Sep 1915

William was born 6 April 1885 in Collingwood, Melbourne. On 15 April 1907 he married. He was in South Africa when th…

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8 September 1915 Follower Dasarat died in Brighton of illness

8 September 1915 Follower Dasarat died in Brighton of illness

08 Sep 1915

The son of Jata of Deolali, Nashik, Bombay, India, Dasarat arrived in the UK in October/November 1914. After seeing ser…

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26 September 1915 L/Cpl Harold Chapin was killed in action on this day

26 September 1915 L/Cpl Harold Chapin was killed in action on thi…

26 Sep 1915

Born in Brooklyn, New York on 15 February 1886, Harold was an American citizen who has become regarded as an 'English' a…

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27 September 1916 Captain Fergus Bowes-Lyon, 8th Black Watch

27 September 1916 Captain Fergus Bowes-Lyon, 8th Black Watch

27 Sep 1915

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has changed the commemoration for Captain Fergus Bowes-Lyon, an uncle of Her Maje…

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