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Private 8/9th Bn Royal Irish Rifles
George was killed in Cambrai. Reported by Private Rooney badly wounded in a shell hole 23 Nov 1917 he wasn't officially reported missing till Jan 1918. No known grave. He is commemorated in Louveral Always remember in our hearts xx
Submitted by: Michelle Butler
Henry F Thomson KOSB, 6th battalion 17760 A.F Posted as missing. Prior to war resided at Glenray, Fife previously Newtongrange. Twice wounded and killed in action on 20th September 1917. Body never found. Name on wall at Tyne Cot memorial.
Submitted by: Henry Thomson
Served in the 8th Battalion East Lancs Regiment. Sadly killed in action during WW1 on 12/5/16 which was the 7th birthday of his youngest daughter Elizabeth. Pte Hutchinson was laid to rest in Hannescamps New Military Cemetery, France.
Submitted by: Debra Malone
Corporal machine gun corps 51st Bt
I've just learned about my great uncle Thomas Steven. I feel so proud of this 20 year old hero and remembrance day from now on will be even more meaningful for me now. Thanks uncle Thomas. You'll never be forgotten. Love your niece Senga Steven xx
Submitted by: Senga Steven
Pvte Notts & Derby (Sherwood Foresters)
My father enlisted on June 11th 1917 and was discharged wounded on April 26th 1919 . I believe he was wounded at Paschendalet. He earned a long service award with the GPO and retired in 1959. He passed away on Dec 10th 1981 I was always proud of him.
Submitted by: David Greaves
Lance Corporal 7907298
Albert E. Warren M.M. served from 1939/1945 with the Royal Armoured Corps he drove tanks. At Ell Alemain he was the driver of Montgomery's white car. He was awarded the M.M. for gallantry and devotion to duty under fire.Born 18/08/19 Died 07/03/2018.
Submitted by: robert keith warren
Sgt, Gunner, Royal Artillery, 100 Heavy Anti Aircraft Regiment, 305 Battery
My dad fought in Italy and Egypt during WW2. He survived the war and came to Australia in 1949 wife his wife and made a life here. I am so proud to be his daughter. He passed on the 28th Dec 2003.
Submitted by: Helen Bennett
Sergeant No. 10872, 1st Battalion Royal Dublin Fusiliers
Served India 1912 - 1914, WW1 fought with 86th Brigade, 29th Div at V beach, Gallipoli, 1915. Fought at the Somme in 1916, Arras, Ypres in 1917, mortally wounded at Ploegsteert on 03/09/18. Greatly admired and remembered by the Connolly family.
Submitted by: John Connolly
Seargent 103 squadron
My uncle served in ww11& flew out to berlin on 27.11.1943 but all lost their life's. Lanc JB527 he's crew F/O R.E.V Pugh DFM, Sgt P.A Barnes, F/P D.S Thom RAAF, F/O M.H King, Sgt A.Mavromatis, F/O G. Booth all rest in Berlin but always in my heart.
Submitted by: Marie Castagnoli
Sergeant (Wireless Op./Air Gunner) 1057167. 103 Sqdn Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve -
John Douglas Whitehead, part of a 7 man crew. His Halifax Mk.II heavy bomber was shot down at 3.39am on 5 Sep 1942 at Jelsum. All the crew are buried in Jelsum Protestant Churchyard, Jelsum, Leeuwarderadeel Municipality, Friesland, Netherlands
Submitted by: Stephanie Peacock