11 May 1915: Capt George Clarence Gliddon, 10th Bn CEF

11 May 1915: Capt George Clarence Gliddon, 10th Bn CEF

11 May 1915

George was born at Rodney, Ontario on 6 June 1888. A graduate of St Thomas College and the University of Toronto where h…

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12 May 1915: Musk Josef Abberger, 4 Komp Lehr Infanterie Regt.

12 May 1915: Musk Josef Abberger, 4 Komp Lehr Infanterie Regt.

12 May 1915

From Burladingen, Baden, Josef was born on 22 August 1893. Already a serving soldier at the outbreak of war, he transfer…

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21 May 1915: 19991 Pte Frederick Francis Barnes, 10th Bn CEF (Alberta Regiment)

21 May 1915: 19991 Pte Frederick Francis Barnes, 10th Bn CEF (Alb…

21 May 1915

19991 Pte Frederick Francis Barnes, 10th Bn CEF (Alberta Regiment). Frederick was born in Southampton on30 May 1894. Hi…

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22 May 1915: Sergt John Lawton, 170e Régiment d'Infanterie

22 May 1915: Sergt John Lawton, 170e Régiment d'Infanterie

22 May 1915

From Stockport, Cheshire, John was born (of English parentage) on 3 January 1887. A clerk in a hat factory in Stockport…

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24 May 1915: 2/Lt Harold Strachan Price, 3rd Royal Fusiliers.

24 May 1915: 2/Lt Harold Strachan Price, 3rd Royal Fusiliers.

24 May 1915

Born in Godalming, Surrey in 1881, Harold was educated at Charterhouse and had prior service with the Artists Rifles for…

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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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