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King's Royal Rifle Corps

13th Battalion

KING'S ROYAL RIFLE CORPS

111th Brigade / 37th Division

 

Late June - Early July : Humbercamps sector.

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Brigade attached to 34th Division until on the 21st August.

7th-8th July : Becourt. Carrying parties to La Boisselle sector.

9th July : In line in La Boisselle sector.

19th July : Albert.

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30th July : Albert.

31st July : Mametz Wood.

2nd August : High Wood.

6th August : Mametz Wood.

14th August : Quadrangle Trench.

15th August : Bresles.

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12th November : Hedauville.

13th November : Attached to the 190th Brigade (Royal Naval Division). Attack and capture of Beaucourt.

14th-20th November : In action in Munich Trench, Muck Trench and Railway Trench.

20th November : Englebelmer.

 

144 names (of whom 143 with the RND).

R/19284    Rifleman

Frederick Hugh

ABRAHAMS

Died of wounds on the 15th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/3844    Rifleman

George

ADAMS

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

R/3954    Rifleman

Robert

APPLETON

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/18879    Rifleman

Arthur Edward

ASHWELL

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/15945    Rifleman

Ernest

ASHWORTH

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/15904    Rifleman

John Henry

BARNETT

Died of wounds on the 15th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Y/837    Rifleman

William

BAYLISS

Died of wounds on the 5th August 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

R/18379    Rifleman

Herbert William

BEACROFT

Killed in action on the 18th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/9269    Rifleman

George

BECKWORTH

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Arras Memorial

 

R/4964    Lance Corporal

Albert George

BENTLEY

Died of wounds on the 29th June 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/3920    Rifleman

James William

BERRY

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4706    Rifleman

Harold

BICKNELL

Died of wounds on the 19th November 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery Extension

 

R/9092    Rifleman

William

BIRCHALL

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

R/11817    Rifleman

Royston

BISHOP

Died of wounds on the 16th November 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

R/14426    Rifleman

Percy Thomas

BLANCHETT

Killed in action on the 18th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/3926    Rifleman

William

BOOTH

Died of wounds on the 29th June 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Berles-au-Bois Churchyard Extension

 

3165    Company Sergeant Major

Tom Collins Espar

BOTTOMLEY

Died of wounds on the 29th June 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Berles-au-Bois Churchyard Extension

 

R/5031    Rifleman

Ernest

BRAMLEY

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

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

R/5352    Corporal

Frederick Cecil

BROADHEAD

Died of wounds on the 12th August 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

R/3530    Rifleman

Harry

BROOKES

Died of wounds on the 14th November 1916

Rest in peace in Ancre British Cemetery

 

R/3978    Rifleman

George

BROOKS

Killed in action on the 12th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4207    Rifleman

James

BROTHERWOOD

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/9101    Rifleman

Arthur

BUCKLEY

Died of wounds on the 10th July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Meaulte Military Cemetery

 

R/4747    Rifleman

Lawrence

BUCKLEY

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

Rest in peace in Berles-au-Bois Churchyard Extension

 

R/5090    Rifleman

Charles William

BUDDEN

Died of wounds on the 18th November 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

R/9087    Rifleman

Ernest Richard

BUNN

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

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

R/3937    Rifleman

Edgar

BURGAN

Died of wounds on the 23rd November 1916

Rest in peace in Etretat Churchyard

 

R/9229    Rifleman

Charles

BUTCHER

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/9003    Rifleman

Alfred

BUXTON

Killed in action on the 12th July 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4157    Rifleman

Alfred James

CALLARD

Died of wounds on the 22nd November 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery Extension

 

R/9188    Rifleman

Harry

CATLOW

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/16955    Rifleman

Horace Henry

CHEETHAM

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4445    Rifleman

Joseph

CHRISTIAN

Died of wounds on the 3rd August 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Daours Communal Cemetery Extension

 

C/7629    Rifleman

Joseph

CLARKSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Y/445    Sergeant

Charles William

COLE

Died of wounds on the 12th July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

Y/1277    Rifleman

Thomas

COLLETT

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Ancre British Cemetery

 

R/15405    Rifleman

Frank

COLLEY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/9126    Rifleman

George

COOK

Killed in action on the 28th June 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Berles-au-Bois Churchyard Extension

 

R/9031    Rifleman

William John

COOPER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4167    Rifleman

Arthur Haysom

CORBEN

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

R/10489    Rifleman

Sidney

CORNISH

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4286    Lance Sergeant

John

CRAWLEY

Killed in action on the 25th June 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Berles-au-Bois Churchyard Extension

 

R/1386    Lance Corporal

Dennis

CURTIS

Died of wounds on the 19th July 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

Y/26    Rifleman

Charles William

DALF, MM

Died of wounds on the 14th July 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Bois-Guillaume Communal Cemetery

 

R/16963    Rifleman

Arthur Edward

DAVIES

Killed in action on the 7th August 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Arras Memorial

 

R/3659    Rifleman

John

DAVIES

Died of wounds on the 25th July 1916

Rest in peace in Bedwellty (St Sannan) Churchyard

 

R/17058    Rifleman

Timothy

DAVIES

Died of wounds on the 14th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Y/1825    Rifleman

George

DAVIS

Died in service on the 11th August 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

R/15167    Rifleman

Jack

DAVIS

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916

Rest in peace in Gordon Dump Cemetery

 

Captain

Guy

DICKINS

Died of wounds on the 17th July 1916 - Age "'

Rest in peace in St Pierre Cemetery

 

Y/848    Rifleman

Frederick John

DOUGHTY

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916

Commemorated on Arras Memorial

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R/3575    Rifleman

Harold

DUFFIN

Killed in action on the 29th June 1916

Rest in peace in Berles-au-Bois Churchyard Extension

 

R/5557    Sergeant

Leonard Hugh

DUNNETT

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/9283    Rifleman

Leonard

EDGE

Killed in action on the 12th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4797    Sergeant

William Middleton

EDWARDS

Died of wounds on the 10th July 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

7/986    Rifleman

Charles Alfred

EGGLETON

Died of wounds on the 31st July 1916

Rest in peace in Walton and Weybridge Cemetery

 

R/4109    Corporal

George Howard

ELLIOTT

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Le Treport Military Cemetery

 

R/4143    Rifleman

Harry

ELLIOTT

Died of wounds on the 29th June 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4653    Rifleman

Herbert

ELLIS

Killed in action on the 29th June 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Berles-au-Bois Churchyard Extension

 

R/3837    Rifleman

George Edward

FEAVER

Died of wounds on the 6th August 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

12998    Rifleman

Robert Edward

FERGUSON

Killed in action on the 15th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4984    Lance Corporal

Frank Edward

FLACK

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

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

R/13069    Rifleman

George Thomas

FLYNN

Died of wounds on the 19th November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Varennes Military Cemetery

 

R/15168    Lance Corporal

Harold Stephen

FOORD

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

R/4233    Rifleman

Richard Leonard

FOX

Died of wounds on the 23rd November 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery Extension

 

R/4968    Corporal

Arthur

FRANCIS

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

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

R/4788    Rifleman

Harold

FRANCIS

Died of wounds on the 17th July 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Bois Guillaume Communal Cemetery

 

R/3970    Rifleman

Albert Henry

GARDNER

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/9146    Rifleman

James

GILBERT

Killed in action on the 11th July 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Gordon Dump Cemetery

 

R/4111    Rifleman

Charles

GOODWIN

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

George Oscar Alan

GOULD

Died of wounds on the 25th June 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery

 

R/16941    Rifleman

Joseph

GOUNDRY

Killed in action on the 12th July 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9653    Company Sergeant Major

Thomas Edward

GREENLEY

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

Y/373    Rifleman

Horace Henry

GRIFFITHS

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916 - Age 17

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

R/3558    Rifleman

George Henry

HARVEY

Killed in action on the 12th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/9250    Rifleman

William

HASKER

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

Lieutenant

Gilbert William

HAWKINS

Died of wounds on the 15th November 1916

Rest in peace in Hamel Military Cemetery

 

R/9137    Rifleman

William

HAYWOOD

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4446    Rifleman

John

HEMSTOCK

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4717    Rifleman

George Martin

HENDERSON

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

R/5020    Lance Corporal

Sidney

HODGES

Killed in action on the 15th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/15599    Rifleman

William Sidney

HODGES

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/9098    Rifleman

Wilfred

HOLLINRAKE

Killed in action on the 15th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Ernest Cameron

HOLMES

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Hamel Military Cemetery

 

R/18877    Rifleman

Frederick William

HUDSPITH

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916

Commemorated on Arras Memorial

 

R/4757    Rifleman

Frank

HUMPHREY

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/9170    Rifleman

George Walter

JACKSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Y/854    Rifleman

Harry

JARVIS

Killed in action on the 12th July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Bapaume Post Cemetery

 

R/15173    Lance Corporal

Henry Simpson

JEFFORD

Killed in action on the 1st August 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

9918    Rifleman

Edward Richard

JEFFS

Killed in action on the 15th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/16830    Rifleman

John

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4270    Rifleman

Thomas David

JONES

Died of wounds on the 8th August 1916

Rest in peace in Bois Guillaume Communal Cemetery

 

R/9247    Rifleman

John William

LACKEY

Killed in action on the 4th August 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Arras Memorial

 

R/10737    Rifleman

Albert George

LANE

Killed in action on the 6th August 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

R/4152    Lance Corporal

Albert

LEE

Died of wounds on the 11th December 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Nunhead (All Saints) Cemetery

 

11903    Rifleman

Samuel Robert James

LEWER

Died of wounds on the 18th July 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/17223    Rifleman

Alfred Morgan

LINDSTONE

Died of wounds on the 14th November 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/9204    Lance Corporal

Albert Edwin

LLOYD

Died of wounds on the 14th November 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4127    Rifleman

James Edward

LOYNES

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Commemorated on Arras Memorial

 

R/3889    Corporal

Albert Victor

LOYNS

Killed in action on the 29th June 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Berles-au-Bois Churchyard Extension

 

R/9140    Rifleman

Harry

MATHERS

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery

 

R/15645    Rifleman

James

McMAHON

Killed in action on the 7th August 1916 - Age 39

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

R/13542    Rifleman

David

MEAKIN

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

R/17234    Rifleman

Robert

MEARDON

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/15293    Rifleman

John

MILLER

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

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

R/16272    Corporal

Charles Spencer

MINCH

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/9281    Rifleman

Ernest

MITTON

Died of wounds on the 21st November 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

R/15057    Rifleman

David

MORGAN

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916

Rest in peace in Gordon Dump Cemetery

 

R/4966   Rifleman

Albert Henry James

NEWILL

Died of wounds on the 29th June 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/459    Lance Corporal

Herbert Hudson

NICKLIN

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

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

R/4433    Rifleman

Thomas

NORBURY

Killed in action on the 30th June 1916

Rest in peace in Berles-au-Bois Churchyard Extension

 

R/12290    Rifleman

James Alexander Walter

ORBELL

Died of wounds on the 17th November 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

R/4977    Corporal

William

PACKMAN

Died of wounds on the 27th November 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Wimereux Communal Cemetery

 

10920    Rifleman

Ernest

PARRY

Killed in action on the 18th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4405    Rifleman

Harry

PASSMORE

Died of wounds on the 3rd December 1916

Rest in peace in Nottingham General Cemetery

 

R/4183    Rifleman

Samuel

PERHAM

Killed in action on the 4th August 1916

Commemorated on Arras Memorial

 

R/8881    Rifleman

Tom

PORTER

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4997    Lance Corporal

William

REYNOLDS

Died of wounds on the 11th July 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

R/13400    Rifleman

George

RIDGEWELL

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916

Commemorated on Arras Memorial

 

R/4436    Rifleman

Albert

ROBERTS

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916

Commemorated on Arras Memorial

 

R/9077    Rifleman

Albert Cyril

SAXTON

Killed in action on the 11th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4030    Rifleman

Samuel Leonard

SCOTT

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

William David

SEMPLE

Killed in action on the 29th June 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Hannescamps New Military Cemetery

 

R/142    Rifleman

Ernest

SHARPLES

Died of wounds on the 10th July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Meaulte Military Cemetery

 

 Major

Charles Francis

SIMONDS

Killed in action on the 29th June 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Berles-au-Bois Churchyard Extension

 

R/15369    Rifleman

Horace Edwin

SMITH

Died of wounds on the 10th July 1916 - Age 17

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/9209    Rifleman

Walter

SMITH

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4625    Rifleman

William Henry

SMITH

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4770    Rifleman

Charles William

SPIERS

Killed in action on the 15th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/15473    Rifleman

Joseph Henry

STARR

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Arras Memorial

 

R/4680    Rifleman

Herbert

TOPLIS

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4119    Rifleman

Thomas Joseph

VINCE

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

R/15018    Rifleman

James Ernest

WARD

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Gordon Dump Cemetery

 

R/9093    Rifleman

John

WARD

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4461    Rifleman

George

WATKINSON

Killed in action on the 29th June 1916

Rest in peace in Berles-au-Bois Churchyard Extension

 

R/17169     Rifleman

Thomas William

WHATELEY

Killed in action on the 1st August 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

R/4211    Sergeant

John Ambrose

WHITE

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

R/3848    Lance Corporal

Ernest

WILKINSON

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4307    Rifleman

Francis William

WILLIAMSON

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

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

R/16024    Rifleman

Herbert

WILLIAMSON

Killed in action on the 16th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/9223    Rifleman

Joseph

WILLIAMSON

Died of wounds on the 13th July 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

R/9208    Rifleman

Robert

WOOD

Died of wounds on the 8th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

R/5739    Rifleman

John Lewis

WYNN

Died of wounds on the 29th June 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

R/4300    Sergeant

Thomas Huntington

YOUNG

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 43

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

MAN SERVING IN AN OTHER UNIT

 

Lieutenant

The Honorable Brian Danvers

BUTLER

7th K.R.R.C.

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial