Corporal John Beresford Bryson, 53 Battalion, Australian Infantry, Australian Imperial Force (AIF).

Corporal John Beresford Bryson, 53 Battalion, Australian Infantry…

19 Jul 1916

He was the son of James and Emily Bryson, of Huskisson, New South Wales. He enlisted on 1 August 1915 and he embarked fr…

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1797 Pte. Alexander McGregor McKenzie, 32 nd Bn.AIF

1797 Pte. Alexander McGregor McKenzie, 32 nd Bn.AIF

20 Jul 1916

Alexander McKenzie was born at Talia, South Australia on 11 January 1891. He enlisted at Keswick, South Australia on 7 …

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Major-General Ingouville-Williams, 34th Division

Major-General Ingouville-Williams, 34th Division

22 Jul 1916

In 1914 Brigadier General Edward Ingouville-Williams went to France as a commander of 16 Infantry Brigade (6th Division)…

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4 September 1916 Pte Edgar William Burn was killed in action on this day

4 September 1916 Pte Edgar William Burn was killed in action on t…

04 Sep 1916

Son Roger and Georgina Burn, of Dodd's Lane, Alnwick, born in 1895 in Eglingham, Northumberland. After school, he became…

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5 September 1916 Father and Son, Sgt George and Cpl Robert Lee died on this day

5 September 1916 Father and Son, Sgt George and Cpl Robert Lee di…

05 Sep 1916

6029 Sergeant George Lee 'A' Battery 156th Bde Royal Field Artillery Age 44 Husband of Frances of 16 Telfourd Rd, Pec…

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7 September 1916 Gnr George Henry Butt was killed near Montauban on this day

7 September 1916 Gnr George Henry Butt was killed near Montauban …

07 Sep 1916

George was born in Hawes, Yorkshire, in 1895. In January 1916 he went to Settle to enlist. He joined the Royal Horse Ar…

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Pte William Shaw died of his wounds in hospital in the UK: 12 September 1916

Pte William Shaw died of his wounds in hospital in the UK: 12 Sep…

12 Sep 1916

William lived at 61 Finsley Gate in neighbouring Burnley. He enlisted soon after the declaration of war. He arrived i…

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22 September 1916 Capt James Knowles Bertram died on this day

22 September 1916 Capt James Knowles Bertram died on this day

22 Sep 1916

Born at Dundas, Ontario, Canada on 6 December 1889, James was a student in medicine at McGill University and the Royal M…

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24 September 1916 Kan Xaver Wittkopf killed in action on this day

24 September 1916 Kan Xaver Wittkopf killed in action on this day…

24 Sep 1916

Born on 15 November 1893, he was already a serving soldier at the time of the outbreak of war and saw action in the Batt…

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25 September 1916 Capt. Herbert Meakin killed in action on this day

25 September 1916 Capt. Herbert Meakin killed in action on this d…

25 Sep 1916

Capt. Herbert Percy Meakin. 3rd Bn Coldstream Guards, Att Guards Trench Mortar Battery Herbert Percy Meakin was born…

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3 October 1916 Pte John Henry Hargreaves died on this day of his wounds

3 October 1916 Pte John Henry Hargreaves died on this day of his …

03 Oct 1916

A weaver from Burnley, Lancashire, John was also a keen footballer and secretary of the Burnley and District Junior Foot…

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11 October 1916 Lt William Robert McCann died of his wounds on this day

11 October 1916 Lt William Robert McCann died of his wounds on th…

11 Oct 1916

William Robert McCann was the son of Mr and Mrs James McCann of ‘Fernagh', Whiteabbey, County Antrim. He proceeded to th…

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