Thursday 13 October 2016

Roll of Honour - 13th October 1916

Killed in Action

8th Battalion: Battle of the Somme: front line east of Gueudecourt
  • 21284 Private Frederick CRACKNELL, ex-17860 Suffolk Regiment, born and resided Redlingfield [Suffolk] (Bancourt British Cemetery)
  • 40242 Private Samuel DAYNES, 26, ex-5163 Norfolk Regiment, son of Samuel and Rebecca Daynes of 7 Trafalgar Back Street, Lakenheath [Suffolk] (Thiepval Memorial)
  • 42052 Private Charles FLAXMAN ex-5432 Norfolk Regiment, born and resided Horning [Norfolk] (Thiepval Memorial)
Died of Wounds

2nd Battalion
  • 3/7414 Lance Corporal Harry HAYES MM, born and resided Saint Ives [Huntingdonshire] (Heilly Station Cemetery, Méricourt-l'Abbé)
8th Battalion
  • 16384 Sergeant Frederick LEACH, 24, born Eggington, son of Charles and Sarah Leach of 90 West Street, Dunstable; husband of Maud Ellingham (ex-Leach) of Rosemede, Houghton Road, Dunstable (Thiepval Memorial)
  • 17051 Private George SIMPSON, born Islington [London], resided Somers Town [London] (Grove Town Cemetery, Méaulte)

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