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

17th September 2017

4th Royal Fusiliers (144 names) and 1/4th London (268 names).

14th September 2017

1/5th Liverpool (190 names), 1/6th Liverpool (130 names), 1/7th Liverpool (170 names) and 1/9th Liverpool (166 names).

5th September 2017

Artillery Brigades of the 17th (Northern) Division (94 names) : LXXVIII Brigade (26 names), LXXIX Brigade (23 names), LXXX Brigade (31 names), LXXXI Brigade (14 names).

HALL name page (379 names).

1st September 2017

1st King's Own Scottish Borderers (209 names) and 29th Canadian Infantry (Vancouver) (143 names).

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ALPHABETICAL SEARCH

97 589  names

A

4 070 names

B

14 124 names

C

11 155 names

D

6 238 names

E

2 686 names

F

4 762 names

G

6 396 names

H

817 names

(in progress)

I

618 names

J

3 816 names

K

3 029 names

L

5 466 names

M

12 583 names

N

2 229 names

O

1 628 names

P

 

Q

190 names

R

5 672 names

(in progress)

S

 

T

 

U

239 names

V

624 names

W

10 682 names

Y-Z

566 names

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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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7 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

1 316 names