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

15th April 2018

10th Yorkshire (133 names), 12th Yorkshire (1 name) and 13th Yorkshire (1 name).

62nd Machine Gun Coy (18 names), 63rd Machine Gun Coy (9 names) and 64th Machine Gun Coy (39 names).

10th April 2018

18th Liverpool (251 names), 2nd Yorkshire (228 names), 21st Machine Gun Coy (6 names), 89th Machine Gun Coy (27 names) and 90th Machine Gun Coy (28 names).

31st March 2018

12th Liverpool (193 names). HARE - HARPUR names page (342 names).

59th Machine Gun Coy (19 names), 60th Machine Gun Coy (8 names) and 61st Machine Gun Coy (19 names).

23rd March 2018

1/21st London (247 names).

114th Machine Gun Company (6 names), 115th Machine Gun Company (7 names), 140th Machine Gun Coy (12 names), 141st Machine Gun Company (13 names), 142nd Machine Gun Company (5 names).

PREVIOUS UPDATES

ALPHABETICAL SEARCH

100 201  names

A

4 071 names

B

14 119 names

C

11 154 names

D

6 237 names

E

2 685 names

F

4 762 names

G

6 395 names

H

2 416 names

(in progress)

I

618 names

J

3 777 names

K

3 029 names

L

5 467 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

10 683 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

1 316 names