BATTLE OF THE SOMME

ROLL OF HONOUR

THE PURPOSE OF THIS ROLL OF HONOUR IS TO COMMEMORATE THE BRITISH, AUSTRALIAN, CANADIAN, NEW ZEALAND, SOUTH AFRICAN AND INDIAN SOLDIERS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES DURING THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME IN 1916.

This Roll of Honour provides their names classified by alphabetical order and by units.

It begins on the 23rd June 1916, first day of the preliminary artillery bombardment, and ends on the 30th November 1916.

It can not be considered as exhaustive considering the men who died of wounds after the battle, during or after the War.

The "Battle of the Somme Roll of Honour" will be completed and updated as time goes by.

LAST UPDATES

9th August 2018

12th Middlesex (287 names) and HASDELL - HAVIS names page (283 names).

28th July 2018

2nd West Yorkshire (221 names) and 87th Canadian Infantry (Canadian Grenadiers Guards) (189 names).

22nd July 2018

13th Middlesex (203 names) and 24th Canadian Infantry (Victoria Rifles) (196 names).

18th July 2018

The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) (1 303 names) completed with 6th The Queen's (145 names) and 7th The Queen's (513 names).

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ALPHABETICAL SEARCH

101 199  names

(in progress)

A

4 072 names

B

14 115 names

C

11 153 names

D

6 235 names

E

2 686 names

F

4 762 names

G

6 395 names

H

3 415 names

(in progress)

I

618 names

J

3 777 names

K

3 029 names

L

5 468 names

M

12 584 names

N

2 230 names

O

1 628 names

P

 

Q

190 names

R

6 731 names

S

 

T

 

U

239 names

V

622 names

W

10 686 names

Y-Z

564 names

SEARCH BY UNITS

BRITISH UNITS

AUSTRALIAN UNITS

British Infantry Divisions

British Infantry units

Royal Artillery

Australian Infantry Divisions

Australian Infantry

Australian  Artillery

e192 names

Royal Engineers

 

Royal Army Medical Corps

 

Machine Gun Corps (Heavy)

33 names

Royal Navy

Australian Engineers

Australian Army Medical Corps

 

Army Service Corps

Cavalry

Royal Flying Corps

197 names

 

CANADIAN UNITS

INDIAN UNITS

 

 

 

British West Indies Regiment

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8 names

Canadian Infantry Divisions

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Canadian Infantry

Newfoundland Regiment

375 names

Canadian Artillery

Canadian Engineers

Canadian Army Medical Corps

 

NEW ZEALAND UNITS

SOUTH AFRICAN UNITS

1 317 names