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King's Royal Rifle Corps

10th Battalion

KING'S ROYAL RIFLE CORPS

59th Brigade / 20th (Light) Division

 

27th July : Sailly-au-Bois.

29th July-Mid August : Hebuterne sector.

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21st August : Fricourt area.

22nd August : South of Carnoy.

2nd September : In line in front of Guillemont.

3rd September : Attack and capture of Guillemont.

5th September : Carnoy area.

8th September : Corbie.

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14th September : Happy Valley.

15th September : Bronfay Farm.

16th September : In front of Lesboeufs.

20th September : Morlancourt.

24th September : Happy Valley.

25th September : South-East of Guillemont.

27th September : Carnoy.

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2nd October : Bernafay Wood.

3rd October : In front line South of Gueudecourt.

8th October : Meaulte.

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Second week of November : Works in forward area (Longueval, Flers, Gueudecourt).

 

123 names

R/2702    Rifleman

John

ADAMS

Died of wounds on the 3rd October 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

R/15680    Rifleman

Erroll William Alfred

BACK

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/2588    Rifleman

Robert Richard

BAKER

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/15155    Rifleman

Sam

BARBER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Bernafay Wood British Cemetery

 

R/3105    Sergeant

Norman

BARLOW

Killed in action on the 13th August 1916

Rest in peace in Hebuterne Military Cemetery

 

R/2289    Lance Corporal

David

BEACH

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Robert de Hougham Mark

BELL

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

R/21704    Rifleman

William

BERRY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/21690    Rifleman

Cecil Arthur

BEST

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/186   Rifleman

Thomas William

BIRD

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/10957    Rifleman

Thomas Henry

BRANNAN

Died of wounds on the 7th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/5960    Rifleman

Thomas

BRIGDEN

Died of wounds on the 29th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/2566    Rifleman

Alexander

BROWN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/8507    Rifleman

Edward

BURGESS

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/21776    Rifleman

Herbert William

BURROWS

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

R/16333    Rifleman

Harry Leslie

CAIN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/6754    Sergeant

Finlay Graham

CALDER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

R/175    Rifleman

Reginald Anthony

CARR

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/16435    Rifleman

Alwyne Herbrand

CHUBB

Died of wounds on the 5th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

R/16995    Rifleman

Sydney

CLARKE

Killed in action on the 29th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/21684    Rifleman

John Lichfield

COCKAYNE

Died of wounds on the 30th September 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Huddersfield (Edgerton) Cemetery

 

R/16474    Rifleman

Richard

CONNERLEY

Died of wounds on the 5th September 1916

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

R/32888    Rifleman

Charles Henry

COOPER

Died of wounds on the 7th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Leonard Joseph

COYLE

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/21848    Rifleman

Arthur Edward

CRESSWELL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/5900    Rifleman

John Henry

CRITCHLOW

Killed in action on the 29th August 1916

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

R/692    Sergeant

Walter

DANKS

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/13568    Rifleman

Herbert

DEARDEN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/5598    Rifleman

William

DRUMMOND

Died of wounds on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

R/5776    Rifleman

Charles

DU HEAUME

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

R/21724    Rifleman

William

EDWARDS

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

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

R/3041    Rifleman

Charles

EVANS

Killed in action on the 29th August 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/122    Rifleman

Harold James Hallard

EVANS

Died of wounds on the 31st August 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

R/2666    Rifleman

Walter L.

EVANS

Died of wounds on the 30th August 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Dive Copse British Cemetery

 

R/2186    Rifleman

Alfred Frederick

FARMAN

Killed in action on the 5th October 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/1327    Rifleman

Harry

FARROW

Killed in action on the 24th August 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/3052    Corporal

Henry George

FLOWER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

R/797    Rifleman

David

FLYNN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/1601    Rifleman

John Bromley

FLYNN

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/8515    Rifleman

Albert

GARTON

Died of wounds on the 31st August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in St Pierre Cemetery

 

R/3124    Rifleman

Arthur

GERRARD

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/5041    Rifleman

Luke

GOODBAND

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

A/3699    Rifleman

William Henry

GOODMAN

Killed in action on the 5th October 1916 - Age 46

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/12118    Rifleman

Walter

GUTHRIE

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

F/370    Rifleman

William

HACKWOOD

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

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

R/13351    Rifleman

Herbert Clifford

HAGREEN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/171    Rifleman

Walter

HAMMETT

Killed in action on the 5th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/15725    Rifleman

George

HANKS

Died of wounds on the 21st October 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

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R/21696    Rifleman

David

HART

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/1883    Rifleman

John Thomas

HARTWELL

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/16040    Rifleman

Henry

HEAD

Killed in action on the 13th August 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Hebuterne Military Cemetery

 

R/15998    Rifleman

Walter

HENSMAN

Killed in action on the 29th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/1875    Rifleman

Thomas

HICKMAN

Killed in action on the 6th October 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/729    Rifleman

William Thomas

HILTON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/16079    Rifleman

Reuben

HOARE

Killed in action on the 6th October 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Stephen Lotan

HOCKEN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/6039    Rifleman

David

HOLE

Died of wounds on the 5th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

R/8616    Rifleman

Frederick

HOPKINSON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/6829    Rifleman

Arthur

HULSE

Killed in action on the 30th July 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly-Maillet Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

R/152    Rifleman

Bert

JAY

Killed in action on the 29th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/21802    Rifleman

John William

JOYCE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/21842    Rifleman

Arthur

KEMP

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/2540    Rifleman

Patrick Thomas

LALLY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/21854    Rifleman

Harry Arthur

LAMB

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/16882    Rifleman

Donald

LEITCH

Died of wounds on the 24th August 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/2188    Lance Corporal

Charles

LITTLEWOOD

Died of wounds on the 27th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/20952    Rifleman

William

LLOYD

Died of wounds on the 13th September 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

R/16561    Rifleman

Fred

LODGE

Killed in action on the 29th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/21656    Rifleman

Charles

LONG

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/6882    Rifleman

Sidney Herbert

MATTHEWS

Died of wounds on the 5th September 1916

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

R/5121    Rifleman

Henry Frederick

MILLINGS

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916

Rest in peace in Hebuterne Military Cemetery

 

R/13336    Rifleman

Bert

MORRIS

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15883    Rifleman

Bernard

MURRAY

Killed in action on the 29th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/3001    Sergeant

Fred

NAYLOR

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

R/16110    Rifleman

Henry Robert

NORMAN

Killed in action on the 6th October 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/16033    Rifleman

Timothy

O'SHEA

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Dive Copse British Cemetery

 

R/21862    Rifleman

Walter

OCKLEFORD

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/9194    Lance Corporal

Charles Walter

PARKER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

R/2314    Rifleman

Peter

PARKES

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/15871    Rifleman

Herbert

PICKUP

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/7314    Rifleman

John Henry

PIMLOTT

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/21688    Rifleman

Frederick John

PRINCE

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

R/13881    Rifleman

Thomas

PRITCHARD

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

A/200211    Rifleman

John Edward

RADFORD

Killed in action on the 6th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/11686    Rifleman

Fred

RATCLIFFE

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

R/21788    Rifleman

Edward

REED

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/6368    Rifleman

William John

REVELL

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/21670    Rifleman

Frederick

RICHE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/16    Sergeant

John Colebrook

ROYLE

Killed in action on the 24th August 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/2459    Rifleman

Bernard

SALISBURY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 40

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/5769    Rifleman

William

SALTER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/15990    Rifleman

George

SAVAGE

Killed in action on the 28th July 1916

Rest in peace in Hebuterne Military Cemetery

 

11100    Rifleman

Frederick

SHAKESPEARE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/39    Rifleman

William

SHELDON

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/15915    Lance Corporal

Stephen

SIMPSON

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

Rest in peace in Sheffield (Burngreave) Cemetery

 

R/16122    Rifleman

Thomas

SMALL

Died of wounds on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Mont-Huon Military Cemetery

 

R/13662    Rifleman

Ambrose

SMALLWOOD

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Mont-Huon Military Cemetery

 

R/13676    Rifleman

Bertram

SMITH

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

R/1888    Rifleman

Herbert Henri

SMITH

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/21790    Rifleman

James Frederick

SMITH

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/17054    Rifleman

Samuel Oscar

SMITH

Killed in action on the 24th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/2637    Rifleman

William

SMITH

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/2529    Rifleman

Sydney

SMITHERS

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/13860    Rifleman

Charles

SOLMAN

Killed in action on the 29th August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/13889    Rifleman

Cyril March

SQUIRE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Guillemont Road Cemetery

 

R/7834    Sergeant

James

STEPTOE

Killed in action on the 28th August 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

R/11912    Rifleman

William

STEWART

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/13560    Rifleman

William Henry

STODDARD

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/1771    Rifleman

Arthur

SUMMERS

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/16475    Rifleman

Percy

SWELL

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

R/5570    Rifleman

Warren William

TAYLOR

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/15959    Rifleman

Arthur

TILDESLEY

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/1417    Rifleman

Charles

TOD

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

R/2837    Rifleman

Reginald

TREVELYAN

Killed in action on the 29th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/2212    Rifleman

Thomas Lawrence Ward

TURNER

Died of wounds on the 21st November 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Kensal Green (All Soul's) Cemetery

 

R/3197    Lance Corporal

Wilfred

TURNER

Died of wounds on the 4th September 1916

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

R/13780    Rifleman

Charles Thomas

VOCE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/13357    Rifleman

Robert William

WAINWRIGHT

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

R/21863    Rifleman

Charles

WHITEMAN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

A/3710    Rifleman

Jesse

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/723    Rifleman

John

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 6th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/2208    Lance Corporal

Colin

WITHNELL

Killed in action on the 13th August 1916

Rest in peace in Hebuterne Military Cemetery

 

R/952    Rifleman

Henry

WYLIE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

MEN SERVING IN OTHER UNITS

R/16848    Rifleman

Thomas Sydney Reginald

COOPER

9th Rifle Brigade

Died of wounds on the 22nd August 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/16970    Rifleman

Percy Charles

DAVIES

9th Rifle Brigade

Died of wounds on the 22nd August 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery