BATTLE OF THE SOMME

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Australian Infantry

 

12th AUSTRALIAN MACHINE GUN COMPANY

 

12th Australian Infantry Brigade / 4th Australian Division

 

1st August : Albert area.

4th August : Tara Hill.

5th-15th August : In line in Pozieres (East sector).

15th August : Albert.

16th August : Warloy-Baillon

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28th August : Albert.

29th August-2nd September : In line in front of Mouquet Farm.

2nd September : Albert.

3rd September : Warloy-Baillon.

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7th November : Dernancourt.

11th November : Fricourt.

12th-27th November : In line in Flers-Gueudecourt sector.

 

17 names

3787   Private

Walter Maund

COLLEY

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2733   Private

Leslie

CORBETT

Killed in action on the 8th August 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

4562   Private

William George

COWARD

Killed in action on the 7th August 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2662    Private

Stanley Norman Vivian

DANIEL

Killed in action on the 25th November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

512   Private

Ernest George

DORNBUSCH

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

2657   Private

Cyril

EMERY

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

1356   Private

Joseph Lloyd

KELLY

Killed in action on the 14th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2556    Corporal

William Gawthorne

KIDGELL

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

621   Sergeant

Thomas

MADIGAN

Killed in action on the 10th August 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

371   Sergeant

John Francis Leo

McINERNEY

Killed in action on the 14th August 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

3448    Private

Albert Arthur

OLLEY

Killed in action on the 25th November 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

4575    Private

William Edward

PEAGAM

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

762    Private

Frank

ROSE

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

3834    Private

Olley Carl

RUSH

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2435    Sergeant

Hartley David

SMITH

Killed in action on the 30th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial

 

2045   Private

Frank

TOWNSON

Died of wounds on the 15th November 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery Extension

 

 

 

2210    Private

Richard Thomas Kenyon

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 7th August 1916

Commemorated on Villers-Bretonneux Memorial