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

25th September 2016

Princess Charlotte of Wales's (Royal Berkshire Regiment) completed (1 254 names) with 1st Royal Berkshire (183 names), 2nd Royal Berkshire (263 names), 1/4th Royal Berkshire (170 names), 2/4th Royal Berkshire (4 names), 5th Royal Berkshire (183 names), 6th Royal Berkshire (255 names), 8th Royal Berkshire (172 names) and 11th Royal Berkshire (24 names).

22nd September 2016

RHEAD - RICHARDS names page (286 names).

17th September 2016

52nd Canadian Infantry (New Ontario) (90 names).

15th September 2016

Artillery Brigades of the 11th (Northern) Division (47 names) : LVIII Brigade (18 names), LIX  Brigade (12 names), LX Brigade (15 names), CXXXIII Brigade (2 names).

REICH - REYNOLDS names page (526 names).

PREVIOUS UPDATES

ALPHABETICAL SEARCH

90 284  names

A

4 071 names

B

14 126 names

C

11 163 names

D

6 232 names

E

2 688 names

F

4 757 names

G

3 356 names

(in progress)

H

 

I

621 names

J

3 815 names

K

3 026 names

L

5 464 names

M

12 579 names

N

2 228 names

O

1 628 names

P

 

Q

190 names

R

2 231 names

(in progress)

S

 

T

 

U

239 names

V

623 names

W

10 681 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

196 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

1 319 names