BATTLE OF THE SOMME

ROLL OF HONOUR

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South Wales Borderers

1st Battalion

SOUTH WALES BORDERERS

3rd Brigade / 1st Division

 

10th July : Albert.

14th July : Fricourt area.

15th July : Attack North West of Bazentin-le-Petit Wood.

18th July : Fricourt area.

19th July : Becourt Wood.

20th July : Albert.

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22nd July : Fricourt area.

23rd July : Peake Wood.

24th July : Contalmaison Villa.

25th July : Attack on Munster Alley.

26th July : Albert.

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15th August : Becourt Wood.

19th August : Fricourt.

20th August : Bazentin-le-Petit Wood.

25th August : Attack of Intermediate Line.

27th August : Albert.

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2nd September : Mametz Wood.

5th September : High Wood sector.

8th September : Attack on High Wood.

9th September : Mametz Wood.

10th September : Fricourt area.

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18th September : Albert area.

19th September : In support line near Bazentin.

23rd September : High Wood.

25th September : Albert.

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Late October / Mid-November : Works in Mametz / Bazentin area.

 

135 names

25877  Private

Albert

ALLISON

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

19975  Private

Jonas

ANDERS

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14205  Private

Job

ANDREWS

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19502  Private

James

ARMSTRONG

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

39146  Private

Cyril

ARTHAN

Died of wounds on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

8687  Sergeant

James

ATKINS

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15109  Private

Thomas Ernest

BAILEY

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

27195  Private

Percy

BAKER

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

25955  Private

William

BALDWIN

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18389  Private

Frederick

BANHAM

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11132  Private

Patrick

BANNAN

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19340  Private

Hubert Walter

BARRETT

Died of wounds on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

11058  Private

Richard

BARRETT

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

27360  Private

John

BARTON

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26394  Private

William

BASTIAN

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/26233  Private

William

BLANEY

Died of wounds on the 26th August 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Millencourt Communal Cemetery Extension

 

25845  Private

Sydney

BOOTH

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

36025  Private

Henry George

BREWER

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11350  Private

Henry

BURCHER

Died of wounds on the 12th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

19480  Private

William

CARLESS

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8315  Private

Frederick William

CHINCHEN

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Peake Wood Cemetery

 

14985  Private

William

CLARKE

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Richard Harry

COLE

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26078  Private

Robert

COOMBY

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12452  Lance Corporal

Alfred

COX

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

36393  Private

Charles

CRAZE

Killed in action on the 25th-27th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11654  Private

Daniel

DAVIES

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

33608  Private

Evan Jenkin

DAVIES

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19967  Corporal

Lewis

DAVIES

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

9724  Lance Sergeant

Robert

DAVIS

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

11690  Private

Thomas

DEAKIN

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25819  Private

William Harold

DOBBS

Killed in action on the 24th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

36484  Private

Herbert

DOWDING

Died of wounds on the 23rd November 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

39125  Private

John Victor

DUFFUS

Killed in action on the 23rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25660  Private

John

DUNCAN

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

11537  Sergeant

Leonard James

EDWARDS

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

39149  Private

Albert

ELLIS

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14673  Private

Daniel Morgan

EVANS

Died of wounds on the 26th September 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Rhondda (Trealaw) Cemetery

 

26310  Lance Sergeant

Ernest

EVANS

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 40

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Norman

EVANS

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

13499  Private

Rees

EVANS

Died of wounds on the 26th July 1916

Rest in peace in Daours Communal Cemetery Extension

 

33612  Private

William David

EVANS

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

36527  Private

Alexander

FABIAN

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34507  Lance Corporal

Thomas Robert

FARROW

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11617  Private

Reginald

FAULKNER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34515  Private

Elijah

FIELDHOUSE

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9217  Company Sergeant Major

Henry

FLETCHER

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Peake Wood Cemetery

 

18523  Lance Corporal

David

GALOZIE

Died of wounds on the 12th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

9483  Sergeant

John

GARDINER

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

36535  Private

Joseph

GARDNER

Killed in action on the 23rd-25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19966  Private

James

GARDNER

Killed in action on the 23rd August 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

33479  Private

William

GIBBINS

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25994  Private

Edgar George

GILBERT

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19087  Private

George Robert

GRAY

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

34692  Private

James Noel

GRIFFITHS

(detached from 9th Cheshire)

Killed in action on the 24th August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

13791  Private

Thomas

HANFORD, MM

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12895  Private

William John

HARD

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26256  Private

James

HARVEY

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

42047  Sergeant

Frederick

HAUGHTON

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12895  Private

Thomas Henry

HEARD

Died of wounds on the 25th July 1916

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

15187  Private

Richard

HENNESSY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11403  Private

Ivor

HERN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15124  Corporal

William Albert

HIGGINS

Killed in action on the 23rd August 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16359  Private

William

HOLLAND

Died of wounds on the 11th October 1916

Rest in peace in Netley Military Cemetery

 

11881  Private

Thomas

HOSKINS

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11910  Private

John Thomas

HUNT

Died of wounds on the 17th July 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

24602  Private

Clement

JAGGER

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23141  Private

William John

JENKINS

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13208  Lance Corporal

John Richard

JOHNS

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10706  Sergeant

Arthur

JONES

Died of wounds on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Millencourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

9793  Private

George

JONES

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

33620  Private

John Richards

JONES

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

39154  Private

Pryce

JONES

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24642  Corporal

Wilfred William

KEEVILL

Killed in action on the 20th July 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

37808  Private

Edward

LANGMAN

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25804  Lance Corporal

Joseph

LAYTON

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

20786  Private

Anirem

LEWIS

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14700  Corporal

John

LLOYD

Died of wounds on the 25th July 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Contalmaison Chateau Cemetery

 

Captain

Alex Arthur Francis

LOCH, DSO

Killed in action on the 22nd July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13291  Private

Patrick

MAHER

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13058  Sergeant

John

McNEILL

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24881  Corporal

Hubert Frank

MILLER

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

13108  Private

George

MORRIS, MM

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

36012  Private

William

MURPHY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

42097  Private

Benjamin Franklin

NEWPORT

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10892  Private

Michael

O'CALLAGHAN

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

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

27179  Private

Henry

PAGET

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25579  Private

Emanuel

PAYNE

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18477  Lance Corporal

Alfred

PERRY

Died of wounds on the 25th July 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

11344  Corporal

Henry

PETERS

Died of wounds on the 9th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

12912  Corporal

Joseph

PICKING

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26181  Private

Thomas

POWELL

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

15402  Sergeant

James

POWER, DCM

Died of wounds on the 5th September 1916 - Age 46

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

25604  Lance Corporal

Philip Henry

PRESTON

Died of wounds on the 1st December 1916

Rest in peace in Becourt Military Cemetery

 

25555  Lance Corporal

Samuel Morgan

PRYCE

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Henry Loyn

PUGH

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

18773  Private

John

REDDY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

42113  Private

Alfred James

REDFERN

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19856  Private

Stanley

REES

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

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

10727  Corporal

William

REYNOLDS

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14901  Private

Henry

RICHARDS

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Peake Wood Cemetery

 

42090  Private

Herbert

RILEY

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26482  Private

Edward Cecil

ROBBINS

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916

Rest in peace in Peake Wood Cemetery

 

10257  Sergeant

Charles William George

ROBERTS

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

11592  Corporal

James William

ROBERTS

Died of wounds on the 9th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Millencourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

13754  Private

William John

ROGERS

Killed in action on the 25th August 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22636  Private

William

RUMSEY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916  - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16473  Corporal

Arthur

SINCLAIR

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Hilary Francis Cleveland

SKINNER

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13220  Lance Corporal

Thomas

STANTON

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12143  Private

Vivian Ernest

REES

Killed in action on the 23rd August 1916

Rest in peace in Peake Wood Cemetery

 

9169  Sergeant

Isaac

STOCK

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10437  Private

Alfred

TEECE

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916  - Age 24

Rest in peace in Peake Wood Cemetery

 

35651  Private

Charles

THOMAS

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Peake Wood Cemetery

 

13015  Sergeant

Lewis Frank

THOMAS

Died in service on the 11th August 1916 - Age 39

Rest in peace in Daours Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

35508  Private

Henry Alfred

TURNER

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18761  Private

Leonard

VINCENT

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9299  Lance Corporal

John William

WADDINGTON

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

Captain

Francis Weldon

WALSHE, MC

Killed in action on the 25th August 1916

Rest in peace in Peake Wood Cemetery

 

8284  Private

Alfred

WARD

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Rest in peace in Contalmaison Chateau Cemetery

 

24872  Lance Corporal

John William

WARD

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Frederick Vivian

WARD-JONES, MC

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Contalmaison Chateau Cemetery

 

26112  Private

Robert James

WHEELER

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

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

Captain

Gerald Watkins Brett

WILEMAN

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Rest in peace in Peake Wood Cemetery

 

23852  Lance Corporal

Edwin

WILKINS

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

42052  Corporal

William John

WILKINSON

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

David Aubrey

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12329  Private

Frank

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/11943  Lance Corporal

G.

WILLIAMS

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

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

14579  Private

Frederick

WITHEY

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13460  Lance Corporal

Seth

WITTS

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25846  Private

William

WOOLLAMS

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

42080  Private

William

WORRALL

Died of wounds on the 29th August 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Millencourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

11044  Sergeant

Henry John

WRIGHT, MM

Killed in action on the 25-27th August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Francis Herbert

ZACHARIAS

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial