18 July 1916 : L/CPL Eugene Walter Linley

18 July 1916 : L/CPL Eugene Walter Linley

18 Jul 1916

Father Fred (from Huddersfield) and mother Ellen Louisa.  At the 1901 Scotland census records show that the 8 year old …

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19 July 1916 : Corporal John Beresford Bryson

19 July 1916 : Corporal John Beresford Bryson

19 Jul 1916

John was from of New South Wales, Australia, and he was the son of James and Emily Bryson, of Huskisson, New South Wal…

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20 July 1916 : Pte. Alexander McGregor McKenzie

20 July 1916 : Pte. Alexander McGregor McKenzie

20 Jul 1916

He was a farmer. He enlisted at Keswick, South Australia on 7 May 1915 and embarked on overseas service from Adelai…

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21 July 1916 : Pte Thomas Rigby

21 July 1916 : Pte Thomas Rigby

21 Jul 1916

The son of Thomas E Rigby (farmer) and Ellen (née Nutter) At the 1901 Census, age 11, Thomas was on the farm with his p…

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22 July 1916 : Major-General Ingouville-Williams, 34th Division.

22 July 1916 : Major-General Ingouville-Williams, 34th Division.

22 Jul 1916

Parents General Sir John William Collman Williams and mothers Georgina Isabella (née Ingouville) He was commissioned as…

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25 July 1916 : Pte Colin A Arrol

25 July 1916 : Pte Colin A Arrol

25 Jul 1916

The only son of Walter Arrol (an army Major then brewer and wine merchant) and Beatrice (née Bateman).  In 1901 age 1…

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27 July 1916: Captain Charles Fryatt

27 July 1916: Captain Charles Fryatt

27 Jul 1916

Father Charles (mariner), mother Ellen.  Age 20 in 1891 Charles Fryatt was working with the Great Eastern Railway as a …

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28 July 1916 : S/Lieut. Etienne Benoist

28 July 1916 : S/Lieut. Etienne Benoist

28 Jul 1916

Etienne was an art school graduate. He enlisted for his compulsory military service at Langres in October 1908 and, b…

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30 July 1916 : Sdt.2.Cl. Louis Joseph Andrieu

30 July 1916 : Sdt.2.Cl. Louis Joseph Andrieu

30 Jul 1916

Before the war Louis was a farmer in Department of Aveyron. Louis was called into service with the 38e R.I. at Ro…

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2 August 1916 : 292 L/Cpl Stephen Henry (Harry) Horrocks

2 August 1916 : 292 L/Cpl Stephen Henry (Harry) Horrocks

02 Aug 1916

Son of Henry Horrocks and Mary Ann.  The family had emigrated from Lancashire to Australia and lived at Palmyra, Forr…

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5 August 1916 Lt George Sainton Kaye Butterworth MC

5 August 1916 Lt George Sainton Kaye Butterworth MC

05 Aug 1916

Lt George Sainton Kaye Butterworth M.C. 13th Bn Durham Light Infantry  George was born on 12 July 1885 to parents Julia…

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11 August 1916 : Pte John Hinchcliffe

11 August 1916 : Pte John Hinchcliffe

11 Aug 1916

Son of Albert and Elizabeth After his early education at Mirfield Parish Church School, he won a scholarship for the …

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