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

6th September 2021

Some Field Artillery Brigades : CCL Brigade (15 names), CCLI Brigade (4 names), CCLII Brigade (8 names), CCLIII  Brigade (5 names), CCLV Brigade (1 name), CCLVI Brigade (5 names), CCLVIII Brigade (7 names) and CCLX  Brigade (8 names).

Some Field Companies of the Royal Engineers : 83rd Field Coy (9 names), 84th Field Coy (9 names), 96th Field Coy (11 names), 97th Field Coy (24 names), 98th Field Coy (7 names), 101st Field Coy (2 names), 102nd Field Coy (1 name), 103rd Field Coy (8 names), 104th Field Coy (1 name), 105th Field Coy (7 names), 106th Field Coy (6 names), 126th Field Coy (25 names), 128th Field Coy (5 names), 129th Field Coy (3 names), 130th Field Coy (20 names), 150th Field Coy (12 names), 152nd Field Coy (3 names), 153rd Field Coy (1 name), 154th Field Coy (12 names), 225th Field Coy (3 names), 227th Field Coy (2names), 228th Field Coy (5 names), 233rd Field Coy (3 names), 234th Field Coy (6 names) and 237th Field Coy (4 names).

PINBOROUGH- PLUTHERO names page (442 names).

13th August 2021

Some Field Companies of the Royal Engineers : 79th Field Coy (6 names), 80th Field Coy (9 names), 81st Field Coy (13 names), 82nd Field Coy (22 names), 92nd Field Coy (11 names), and 94th Field Coy (2 names).

9th August 2021

Machine Gun Companies completed (138 companies / 1 923 names).

Machine Gun Corps (Motor branch) (12 names) and Machine Gun Corps (Cavalry) (9 names).

PICARD- PIMM names page (380 names).

20th July 2021

PHILLIPS- PHYALL names page (259 names).

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ALPHABETICAL SEARCH

115 122  names

(in progress)

A

4 069 names

B

14 105 names

C

11 145 names

D

6 236 names

E

2 687 names

F

4 768 names

G

6 393 names

H

11 820 names

I

618 names

J

3 777 names

K

3 027 names

L

5 467 names

M

12 587 names

N

2 233 names

O

1 633 names

P

4 559 names

(in progress)

Q

190 names

R

6 730 names

S

961 names

(in progress)

T

 

U

239 names

V

622 names

W

10 694 names

Y-Z

563 names

 

SEARCH BY UNITS

BRITISH UNITS

British Infantry Divisions

British Infantry units

Royal Artillery

Royal Engineers

Royal Army Medical Corps

604 names

Army Service Corps

Machine Gun Corps (Motor)

12 names

Machine Gun Corps (Heavy)

34 names

Cavalry

Royal Navy

Army Chaplain's Department

8 names

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British West Indies Regiment

8 names

Royal Flying Corps

202 names

Army Ordnance Corps

21 names

Army Veterinary Corps

8 names

Military Mounted Police

1 name

 

AUSTRALIAN UNITS

Australian Infantry Divisions

 

Australian  Artillery

e192 names

Australian Infantry

 

Australian Engineers

 

Australian Army Medical Corps

 

 

CANADIAN UNITS

Canadian Infantry Divisions

 

Canadian Artillery

Canadian Infantry

 

Canadian Engineers

 

Canadian Army Medical Corps

 

Newfoundland Regiment

376 names

 

 

INDIAN UNITS

 

NEW ZEALAND UNITS

 

SOUTH AFRICAN UNITS

1 318 names

 

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