7 June 1917 : L Cpl Fred Latham MM
07 Jun 1917
At the 1901 Census, 2 year old Fred was living at Knowles Farm, Roby Mill along with his 32 year old father Frederick,…
9 June 1917 : Major Chalkley Vivian Gould
09 Jun 1917
Eldest son of Chalkley Gould (a photographer) and Ellen Matilda (née Vivian) and the great great grandson of Commodore P…
13 June 1917 : Major Alfred Osborn Wraith
13 Jun 1917
2nd son of George (Colliery Director, Weardale Steel, Coal and Coke Co. Ltd) and Fanny (née Osborn)
Educated at North…
15 June 1917 : Maurice Bousquet
15 Jun 1917
Maurice Bousquest completed his compulsory military service in October 1912 and returned to his civilian occupation of…
17 June 1917 : Air Mechanic Frank Waddington
17 Jun 1917
Parents Isabella Waddington and step-father Barker Greenwood.
At the 1901 Census Frank, age 8, lived in Burnley with hi…
18 June 1917 : Leonard Patrick Vernon M.C.
18 Jun 1917
Parents Captain William Henry Vernon (a retired army officer and businessman) and Ireland born Elizabeth (née Sweeney)…
19 June 1915 : Sgt Reginald Sydney Smith
19 Jun 1917
Reginald Smith saw previous service as a Lieutenant in the NSW Mounted Rifles during the Boer War.
On returning to Au…
20 June 1917: Cpl Harold Albert Bolton MM
20 Jun 1917
Harold Bolton's parents were Farris (a farmer of Irish origins and an MP in the Canadian House of Commons) and Elizabeth…
21 June 1917 : Major Henry George Vergottini Adler
21 Jun 1917
Parents Wilhelm Heinrich and Cecelia (née Virgottini) of Gloucester Crescent, London.
Educated at Army House, Neuenh…
23 June 1917 : Pte Sidney Crossley
23 Jun 1917
Parents Herbert (a dock foreman working for a canal company) and Ellen (a cotton weaver).
One of only two children at t…
24 June 1917: Capt. William Parkinson Holt
24 Jun 1917
Parents Richard (a surgeon) and Maggie (née Parkinson).
One of three boys, at the 1901 Census the family lived in a 14…
26 June 1917 : Pte James F Croucher
26 Jun 1917
Son of James (a gold jeweller and journeyman) and Emily (née Ward).
Educated at Page Green School.
Age 15 at the 190…