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

16th October 2017

7th Royal Irish Rifles (84 names) and 60th Canadian Infantry (Victoria Rifles of Canada) (88 names).

12th October 2017

4th Liverpool (226 names).

9th October 2017

28th Canadian Infantry (North West)  (158 names).

5th October 2017

Artillery Brigades of the 18th (Eastern) Division (60 names) : LXXXII Brigade (9 names), LXXXIII  Brigade (18 names), LXXXIV Brigade (11 names), LXXXV Brigade (22 names).

Artillery Brigades of the 19th (Western) Division (90 names) : LXXXVI Brigade (28 names), LXXXVII  Brigade (22 names), LXXXVIII Brigade (27 names), LXXXIX Brigade (13 names).

HALLAHAN - HAMILTON names page (382 names).

PREVIOUS UPDATES

ALPHABETICAL SEARCH

97 971  names

A

4 071 names

B

14 123 names

C

11 155 names

D

6 239 names

E

2 685 names

F

4 762 names

G

6 397 names

H

1 199 names

(in progress)

I

618 names

J

3 816 names

K

3 029 names

L

5 467 names

M

12 584 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

622 names

W

10 682 names

Y-Z

565 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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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