BATTLE OF THE SOMME

ROLL OF HONOUR

Home

New Zealand units

1st Battalion

NEW ZEALAND RIFLE BRIGADE

(The Earl of Liverpool's Own)

3rd New Zealand Infantry Brigade (Rifles) / New Zealand Division

 

9th September : Fricourt.

10th September : In front line North of Longueval.

13th September : Mametz Wood.

15th September : Attack of Grove Alley.

16th September : Abbey Road / Flers Support.

17th September : Longueval sector.

18th September-1st October : In support in Longueval area or in Divisional reserve in Bazentin area.

1st-2nd October : Detached to the 2nd NZ Brigade. Flers Trench/Flers Support.

2nd-3rd October : In front line North of Flers (with its brigade)

4th October : Montauban area.

 

132 names

23/47    Rifleman

John Thomas

ADAMS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1319    Rifleman

Edward Frederick

ANDER

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

23/989    Rifleman

Charles

ANDERSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

25/53    Rifleman

Archibald Lamont

ANNAND

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

23/669    Corporal

Hugh Reynolds

AUSTIN

Killed in action on the 13th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Thistle Dump Cemetery

 

23/1929    Rifleman

James

AVIS

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

22750    Rifleman

John Harold

BACCHUS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 41

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

22751    Rifleman

Ralph Lancelot

BACCHUS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/992    Rifleman

Henry

BAIN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1321   Rifleman

Alfred Hodges

BAMSEY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

22752    Rifleman

Frederick

BARCLAY

Died of wounds on the 25th September 1916 - Age 42

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

23/65    Rifleman

Herbert Arthur

BATEMAN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

22753    Rifleman

Leonard

BELL

Died of wounds on the 20th September 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

22754    Rifleman

George Edward

BENDALL

Died of wounds on the 10th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

23/364    Rifleman

Arthur Joseph

BIRD

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/681    Rifleman

George

BLACKLOCK

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1327    Rifleman

George Edward

BOULDEN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bulls Road Cemetery

 

23/2155    Rifleman

Daniel

BOWE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/367    Sergeant

Alfred Sam

BOYER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/2548    Rifleman

Edward

BROWN

Died of wounds on the 26th September 1916 - Age 48

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

22770    Rifleman

Clarence Endsleigh

CAMPBELL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/377    Rifleman

Peter

CAMPBELL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/376    Rifleman

William James

CAMPBELL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/702     Rifleman

George

CARDNO

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

23/1340    Rifleman

Harold Edward

CARMAN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1011    Rifleman

Albert Victor

CHAMMEN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Bulls Road Cemetery

 

23/382     Rifleman

Percy John

CHRISTMAS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 41

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

25/1694    Rifleman

Hubert

CLAASEN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Heath Cemetery

 

23/1016     Rifleman

Peter

CLARK

Killed in action on the 2nd October 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

40079    Rifleman

Arthur Reginald

COOPER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

23/1359     Rifleman

James

CRAN

Killed in action on the 20th September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

23/1960    Rifleman

James

CULE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

23/720    Rifleman

Patrick Edward

CUMMINS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

23/10133    Rifleman

Fred

DAVIES

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Bulls Road Cemetery

 

23/729     Lance Corporal

Thomas Francis

DEVENING

Killed in action on the 20th September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/38     Sergeant

George William

DINES

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1373     Rifleman

Claude William John

DIVEHALL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1040     Rifleman

Joseph

EDMONDS

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

23/1509     Rifleman

Alfred

EDWARDS

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/745     Rifleman

Alfred

EMMETT

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

23/747    Corpoal

Leonard

EVANS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/418     Rifleman

Percy William Edgar

EVANS

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1518     Rifleman

Robert

FALCONER-TTAYLOR

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/2560     Rifleman

James Thomas

FARRELL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/422     Rifleman

Thomas Scott

FINDLAY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

22790    Rifleman

Evelyn Perry

GIBSON

Killed in action on the 13th September 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

23/1053     Lance Corporal

Robert Harris

GIBSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1397     Rifleman

George Howard

GRAY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1399     Rifleman

William Edward

GRAY

Killed in action on the 13th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

24/2212    Rifleman

Bertie

GREENLESS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Bulls Road Cemetery

 

23/160    Rifleman

James

HAMILTON

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

22792     Rifleman

Frank Joseph

HAMLIN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/448     Rifleman

Charles Edwin

HARRIS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/168     Rifleman

Charles William

HENDERSON

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

23/780     Rifleman

Ernest William

HILL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/458    Rifleman

John Percy

HILTON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

23/2006     Rifleman

Leonard Alfred

HOWE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1074     Rifleman

Andrew James

HUDSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/7464     Corporal

Donald Leslie

JACK

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/2012     Rifleman

Richard

JAMIESON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/468     Rifleman

James

JONES

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/798     Rifleman

Hector

KAPPELY

Killed in action on the 20th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memoria

 

23/472     Rifleman

Joseph

KING

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

22816    Rifleman

Ernest Joseph

KOERNER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

23/2024     Rifleman

Joshua Alexander

LEQUESNE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/484     Rifleman

Arthur Mervyn

LEVY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/811    Rifleman

William James

LINDSAY

Killed in action on the 19th September 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Thistle Dump Cemetery

 

23/197     Rifleman

William Henry Dunn

LOWRY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1511     Rifleman

Robin

LUCK

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/823     Rifleman

Donald

MAY

Killed in action on the 20th September 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/499     Rifleman

Andrew Michael

McBRIDE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/840     Rifleman

William

McCAW

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1449    Rifleman

David

McCLEARY

Killed in action on the 13th September 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Thistle Dump Cemetery

 

23/502     Lance Corporal

Charles

McCURDY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1454     Rifleman

John

McKAY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1105    Rifleman

Donald

McLEAN

Died of wounds on the 10th October 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Glasgow (Craighton) Cemetery

 

23/1106    Lance Corporal

George Meredith

McLEOD

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

23/234    Rifleman

James Patrick

McNEIL

Died of wounds on the 19th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

23/979     Lance Corporal

Stuart

MENZIES

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/521    Rifleman

Albert John

MILLIS

Died of wounds on the 2nd October 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Ste Marie Cemetery

 

23/1118    Rifleman

Thomas Findlay

MITCHELL

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1441    Rifleman

James Henry

MORONEY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

23/833    Rifleman

Ormond

MORRIS

Killed in action on the 19th September 1916

Rest in peace in Thistle Dump Cemetery

 

23/525   Rifleman

Jack Earl

MOULDEY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

23/42     Sergeant

James

MOWLEM

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/242     Corporal

Edwin Owen

NICHOLAS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1135     Rifleman

Alfred James

NORRIS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1136    Rifleman

Montague Stanley

NORTH

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1141    Rifleman

Jesse Robert

OLIVER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bulls Road Cemetery

 

23/248    Lance Corporal

Walter George

ORMSBY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Bulls Road Cemetery

 

23/1145    Rifleman

Clarence Crosse

PALMER

Died of wounds on the 26th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

23/872    Rifleman

Walter William

PALMER

Died of wounds on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

23/554     Rifleman

Horace George

PEGDEN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/254     Rifleman

James

PENDERGRAST

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/556     Sergeant

Russell Charles

PENNEY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1151     Rifleman

Stanley

PERFECT

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

24/2070     Rifleman

Louth Frederick

PETERS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/558     Rifleman

Andrew

PETERSEN

Killed in action on the 23rd September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/878     Sergeant

Gustave Vincent

PETERSEN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/879    Rifleman

William

PETERSEN

Killed in action on the 13th September 1916

Rest in peace in Thistle Dump Cemetery

 

23/1464     Sergeant

Joseph

PHILLPOTTS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

12249     Rifleman

Douglas Algernon

PLUMMER

Killed in action on the 2nd October 1916

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

24/2075     Rifleman

John

PORTER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/566     Rifleman

Reginald

PRYOR

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/567    Rifleman

Leslie Arthur

PURCELL

Died of wounds on the 17th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

23/1467     Rifleman

Walter Lythgoe

RATHBONE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

23/892     Corporal

Stanley

RICHARDS

Killed in action on the 30th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/45    Rifleman

William Radcliffe

ROBERTSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/900    Rifleman

Percy Raymond

ROSS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1168    Rifleman

Edward

ROUT

Died of wounds on the 3rd October 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Walton and Weybridge Cemetery

 

23/589    Rifleman

Robert

RUSSELL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1179    Rifleman

Roy

SEARCHFIELD

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bulls Road Cemetery

 

23/278     Rifleman

John Byron

SEXTON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

23/1186    Corporal

Roy Albert Edward

SKELTON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/282    Rifleman

Robert

SLOSS

Died of wounds on the 10th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

23/1193     Rifleman

Harold Henry

SOUTHCOMBE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/291    Rifleman

John

STEVENSON

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

23/293    Rifleman

William Wright

STRUTHERS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/614    Rifleman

Arthur Henry

SYMONDS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/2140     Rifleman

Richard

TELFORD

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 41

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/296    Corporal

Sydney Edward

THOMAS

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

23/2292     Rifleman

Alfred James

TORRENS

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

23/1488    Rifleman

Charles James

TRELEAVEN

Died of wounds on the 19th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

23/938    Rifleman

Harry

TRIPLOW

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/984     Sergeant

Matthew

WALL

Died of wounds on the 10th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

23/310    Rifleman

Ernest Lionel

WATCHORN

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1233    Rifleman

Henry John

WESTBURY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1235     Lance Corporal

George Ambler

WIDDOWSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/2596     Rifleman

Charles

WILLING

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1499     Rifleman

Axel Edward

WILLOUGHBY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1500    Rifleman

Clement Cecil

WILLS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial

 

23/1246    Rifleman

Paul

WOODFORD

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Caterpillar Valley (New Zealand) Memorial