Tuesday 21 February 2017

Roll of Honour - 21st February 1917

Killed in Action

6th Battalion: front line at Loos
  • 27653 Private Charles William WOODS ex-27653 Northamptonshire Regiment, born Watford [Hertfordshire], resided  Northampton (St Patrick's Cemetery, Loos)

Died of Wounds

2nd Battalion
  • Major William Henry DENNE DSO, 40, mentioned in despatches, son of Rev R H and Mrs D Denne of Brimpsfield [Gloucestershire], husband of Ethel; served in the 2nd Boer War (Brimpsfield (Saint Michael) Churchyard)

4th Battalion
  • 30202 Private Walter ATKINS, 38, born Glatton [Huntingdonshire], husband of Susan of Back Lane, Farcet [Huntingdonshire] (Mont Huon Military Cemetery, le Treport)
  • 19380 Private Albert DARRINGTON, 21, son of Walter and Jane Darrington of Wyboston (Étaples Military Cemetery)


4th Battalion
  • 23699 Private Joseph ELEMENT, 40, son of Sarah of Apsley End, Hemel Hempstead [Hertfordshire] (Wimereux Communal Cemetery)

53rd (Young Soldier) Battalion
  • TR/9/9967 Private Thomas SMITH born Poplar [London] resided Dunton [Essex] (Dovercourt (All Saints) Churchyard)

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