27 November 1916 : Pte Joshua J Mitchell
27 Nov 1916
Joshua was the youngest son of four surviving children. His father Arthur Mitchell was a rag trader, his mother was Su…
15 December 1916: Pte Nicholas Mann
15 Dec 1916
Nicholas was the son of a shoe maker and later cabinet maker, and former Colour Sergeant.
He served in the South Afri…
26 December 1916 : 2nd LT George Bemand
26 Dec 1916
George was the eldest of four children of Mary Ann Bemand (also known as ‘Minnie’ from Jamaica). It appears that the c…
31 December 1916 : Staff Nurse Kate Rosina Sturt
31 Dec 1916
Kate's parents were William Sturt (a retired Company Sergeant Major in the Royal Garrison Artillery) and Kate Jane Col…
4 January 1917 : Captain Frederick Courtenay Selous
04 Jan 1917
He was the son of Frederick Lokes Selous and Ann Holgate Selous.
Selous was a British explorer, officer, hunter, an…
7 January 1917 : A/Sgt William Hoggard
07 Jan 1917
His parents were William (a farm labourer) and Susannah (née Newlove) land they lived at 172 Ryecroft Street, Crowthor…
8 January 1917: PTE James Tongue
08 Jan 1917
Pte 11850 J. Tongue of the 1st King's Liverpool Regiment was executed after a trial for desertion, the execution taking …
9 January 1917 : Major Henry Clifford
09 Jan 1917
He was the son of Henry James and Annie Frances (née Hilton-Green) of Frampton Court, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire.
11 January 1917: Pte James Banks
11 Jan 1917
His father was William and his mother, Elizabeth (née Thornberry).
James had five brothers and four sisters. Two b…
13 January 1917: A/Cpl Francis Howard Bell
13 Jan 1917
The son of Thomas Burice Bell (a commercial traveller selling rice and spices) and Elizabeth.
At the 1901 Census youn…
14 January 1917: 2nd Lieut. George Allan Exley
14 Jan 1917
He was the only son of John Exley of Farr Road, a pharmaceutical chemist, and his wife Mary Elizabeth.
George was liv…
19 June 1917 : L-Cpl Reginald John Coleman
19 Jan 1917
Parents William Coleman (an architect and building manager) and Rosena (née Jones) of The Poplars, Broadoak, Gloucesters…