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Durham Light Infantry

22nd Battalion

DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY

(3rd County Pioneers)

Pioneers of the 8th Division

 

1st-2nd July : Albert area.

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Mid October : Works in Fricourt /Mametz / Montauban areas.

20th October : Waterlot Farm. Works in Gueudecourt sector.

23rd October : Consolidation of Zenith Trench.

30th October : Montauban.

1st November : Fricourt area.

7th November : Montauban.

November : Works in Ginchy / Lesboeufs / Le Transloy areas.

 

56 names

22/779    Private

Percival

ALDERSON

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/319    Private

Edwin Gordon

ATKINSON

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 17

Rest in peace in Bancourt British Cemetery

 

22/82    Private

John Thomas

BAINBRIDGE

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

42849     Private

William

BARBER

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/1044     Lance Corporal

Gordon

BOWER

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Bienvillers Military Cemetery

 

22/861    Private

John George

BROWN

Died of wounds on the 25th November 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

22/490    Sergeant

Stanley

BROWN

Killed in action on the 24th November 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

22/1055    Private

Walter

BULMER

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

22/284    Private

Thomas

BURKE

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

22/929    Private

Norman Wilson

CHAMBERS

Died of wounds on the 26th October 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

John

COOK

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Bernafay Wood British Cemetery

 

22/1118    Corporal

James Robert

CULLIN

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

42857    Private

Harry

DANIEL

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

22/222    Corporal

Jack

DARLOW

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/885    Private

James

DODDS

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/1111     Private

Walter

DYER

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

Rest in peace in Carnoy Military Cemetery

 

42858     Private

William

DYKE

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

30130    Private

Robert

ELGIE

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/152     Private

Edward Norman

ENGLISH

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery

 

42866     Private

Frederick George

FOSTER

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/781    Corporal

Thomas William

FRIAR

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/1066     Private

John

GAIR

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/141     Private

Robert James

GIBSON

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/345     Private

John

HOPPER

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/289     Lance Corporal

John Francis Henry

HOPPS

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/1068     Private

Bertram Leonard

HUGHES

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Bernafay Wood British Cemetery

 

22/371    Private

John Joseph

HULL

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

22/479    Private

Alfred

KEMP

Killed in action on the 12th November 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

42882     Private

Joseph

LANE

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

30381    Private

Joseph

LARGAN

Died of wounds on the 11th November 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

42887     Private

Charles

MARWOOD

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

22/427    Corporal

Thomas William

MOFFATT

Killed in action on the 24th November 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

22/526     Private

Andrew

MULLIGAN

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

42898    Private

Amos

NEWTON

Died of wounds on the 24th November 1916

Rest in peace in Carnoy Military Cemetery

 

42901    Private

George Benjamin

PEARSON

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916 - Age 37

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

22/311    Private

Joseph

PLOWS

Died of wounds on the 24th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/134     Corporal

John Percival

REDPATH

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/944    Private

John William

RICHARDSON

Died of wounds on the 10th November 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery Extension

 

22/278     Private

Matthew James

ROBSON

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

Rest in peace in Bancourt British Cemetery

 

22/1133     Sergeant

Sidney Louis

ROWE

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Bancourt British Cemetery

 

22/252     Private

John

RUTHERFORD

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

30104     Private

Martin James

SEEBER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/421     Sergeant

Thomas Robson

SMURTHWAITE

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

28251    Private

George Storey

STEPHENSON

Died of wounds on the 9th November 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

22/941     Private

Ralph

STEPHENSON

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

Alec

TAIT-KNIGHT

Died of wounds on the 27th October 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

42910     Private

Clifton Rawton

TALBOT

Died in service on the 27th November 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

22/268    Private

Herbert

TEMPLE

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

22/204    Private

William Edward

TINDALE

Killed in action on the 29th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/775     Private

David

VOWELL

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

42840     Lance Corporal

George

WALLER

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/1105     Private

James Henry

WALLS

Died in service on the 24th October 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Bernafay Wood British Cemetery

 

22/158    Lance Corporal

Thomas Ralph

WALSH

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22/94    Private

Thomas

WARD

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

22/333    Private

Richard William

WEARS

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

 

22/722    Private

John Atherley

WOOD

Died of wounds on the 28th October 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery