13 December 1915 : Pte Albert Henry Thorne

13 December 1915 : Pte Albert Henry Thorne

13 Dec 1915

Only son of John Henry Thorne (builder) of Bear St, Barnstable.  Educated Ashleigh Road Council School. Employed in th…

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28 December 1917 :  Wagoner Ned Vandeventer

28 December 1917 : Wagoner Ned Vandeventer

28 Dec 1915

28 December 1917 Wagoner Ned Vandeventer, Supply Co 151st Infantry Regt. From Bloomfield, Indiana, Ned was born on 24 …

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28 December 1915 : Sdt Gabriel Pierre Basset

28 December 1915 : Sdt Gabriel Pierre Basset

28 Dec 1915

Gabriel was recalled to service in the first week of the war. Stationed in the Vosges mountains, Alsace for the whole o…

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30 December 1915: Pte Stephen Sowden

30 December 1915: Pte Stephen Sowden

30 Dec 1915

Stephen had seen active service on Gallipoli for a number of months, mainly in the Jephson's Post/Karakol vicinities whe…

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5 January 1916: Gnr Kei Marsh

5 January 1916: Gnr Kei Marsh

05 Jan 1916

He was a miner. In 1911 he was boarding with his family at 30 Thorn St, Burnley. From his Pension Card we learn that Ke…

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12 January 1916: Pte Arthur Swindlehurst

12 January 1916: Pte Arthur Swindlehurst

12 Jan 1916

Son of Edward (a train driver) and Hannah Maria . In 1901, age 10, Arthur lived at home with his parents and siblings A…

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15 January 1916: Pte John Sait 20248 East Surrey Regiment

15 January 1916: Pte John Sait 20248 East Surrey Regiment

15 Jan 1916

The son of Thomas and Ann Sait, of Red Lion Lane, Tolworth. Thomas Sait was a carpenter. John was educated in Tolworth a…

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21 January 1916 : Pte Frederick C Baldwyn

21 January 1916 : Pte Frederick C Baldwyn

21 Jan 1916

One of five boys, his father, Frank Baldwyn originally from Aberdeen, ran a market gardening business with his wife Flor…

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27 January 1916: Pte William Gallard

27 January 1916: Pte William Gallard

27 Jan 1916

Parents Edward (born Rotherfield, December 1871 - a laundry carman) and Susan Gallard (nee West) At the 1901 Census, …

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14 February 1916 : Lieut. Richard Gavin Brown

14 February 1916 : Lieut. Richard Gavin Brown

14 Feb 1916

The eldest of three children by Richard Brown MG Deputy Inspector-General RN (Ret) and Jessie (née McPherson).  Educate…

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20 February 1916: Captain Christopher Bethel

20 February 1916: Captain Christopher Bethel

20 Feb 1916

Second son of Edward Hugh Bethell DSO, retired Colonel R.E. and mother Annie of 18 Hyde Park Square, Middlesex Educat…

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20 February 1916: Sergt. Andrew Angus

20 February 1916: Sergt. Andrew Angus

20 Feb 1916

Parents Andrew, a joiner and mother Emma Jane. At the 1891 Census the family were living at 122 Walker Road and Andrew …

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