BATTLE OF THE SOMME

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Scots Guards

2nd Battalion

SCOTS GUARDS

3rd Guards Brigade / Guards Division

 

August : Tours in line in Auchonvillers sector.

9th September : Carnoy.

10th September : Bernafay Wood / Ginchy sector.

11th September : Ginchy.

12th September : Happy Valley / East of Trônes Wood.

15th September : Attack in front of Lesboeufs.

20th-24th September : In front of Lesboeufs / Trônes Wood.

25th September : Capture of Lesboeufs.

26th September : Trônes Wood.

13th-21st November : Lesboeufs-Gueudecourt sector.

 

174 names

15155    Private

Alexander

ADAMS

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

Rest in peace in Bancourt British Cemetery

 

8135    Private

Alexander

ALLAN

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13204    Private

Herbert

ATKINSON

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12182    Private

Hugh

BAILLIE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13418    Private

Arthur William

BALDRY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13102    Private

Hugh

BANKS

Died of wounds on the 6th October 1916

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

7063    Private

Thomas

BARCLAY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15243    Private

Thomas Henry

BARCLAY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8761    Private

Robert Roger

BARKER

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

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

9374    Private

John

BEATON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14406    Private

George

BENVIE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 42

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n°2

 

12438    Lance Sergeant

James

BIRD

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

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

14410    Lance Corporal

Samuel John

BISHOP

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11997    Lance Corporal

William

BLACK

Died of wounds on the 14th November 1916

Rest in peace in Carnoy Military Cemetery

 

11588    Lance Corporal

Robert Douglas

BLYTH

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9189    Private

David

BOUTHRON

Died of wounds on the 12th September 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

9851    Private

George Richard

BOULT

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

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

12993    Private

Albert

BROWN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13916    Private

John

BURGON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9809    Lance Corporal

George

BUSTARD

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13976    Lance Corporal

Robert

CAMPBELL

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Louis Forde

CAMPBELL-MURDOCH

Died of wounds on the 19th September 1916 - Age 45

Rest in peace in St Pierre Cemetery

 

V10877    Private

Robert Duncan

CARNIE

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

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

Second Lieutenant

Arthur Frederick

CHAPMAN

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in Carnoy Military Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

David Archibald James

CHAPMAN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12647    Lance Corporal

John

CHARTERS

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3998    Sergeant

Alfred

CLARKSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

14652    Private

Elliott

CLEMENT

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12290    Private

Anthony

CLINGAN

Died of wounds on the 13th September 1916

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

11003    Private

Alfred John

COLLINGS

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9142    Private

William

COLLINS

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

12671    Lance Sergeant

John Henry

COOK

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14167    Private

Henry

COUTTS

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8931    Sergeant

William

COWAN

Killed in action on the 11th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10588    Private

Thomas

COWE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14359    Lance Corporal

Maurice

D'ERLON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12771    Private

David

DALE

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

7737    Private

Robert

DARLING

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14557    Private

David Young

DAVIDSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14506    Private

William

DAVIS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Guy Stacey

DAWKINS

Died of wounds on the 25th September 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

7834    Sergeant

John

DRUMMOND, MM

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13317    Private

Thomas

DRUMMOND

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6594    Private

James Sutcliffe

DUCKWORTH

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13565    Private

Francis

EADIE

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14048    Private

William

FAIRBAIRN

Died of wounds on the 29th September 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Cyril Frederick Hamilton

FENNER

Killed in action on the 24th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14494    Private

John

FINDLAY

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bienvillers Military Cemetery

 

11517    Private

Horace

FINLAY

Killed in action on the 24th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

14334    Private

William Henry

FISHER

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4776    Lance Corporal

Thomas

FOSTER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14254    Private

Walter Spur

FOZARD

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13993    Private

Simon

FRASER

Died of wounds on the 24th August 1916

Rest in peace in Dive Copse British Cemetery

 

6248    Private

William James

GAMBLE

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11518    Private

David

GILMOUR

Died of wounds on the 14th August 1916 - Age 44

Rest in peace in Bertrancourt Military Cemetery

 

14277    Lance Corporal

Arthur Ernest

GLIDWELL

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

6108    Lance Corporal

Frederick William

GRACE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13063    Private

John

GRAHAM

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8837    Private

William Ferguson

GRAY

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in AIF Burial Ground

 

12553    Lance Corporal

James

GREEN

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6127    Private

Denis

GREENWOOD

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12261    Private

James

GREIG

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12257    Private

Owen Edward

HANSON

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

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Exwtension

 

9246    Lance Corporal

Alexander

HARDIE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

13696    Private

Benjamin

HARDING

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5460    Private

John Edward

HARTFIELD

Killed in action on the 14th August 1916

Rest in peace in Sucrerie Military Cemetery

 

14629    Private

Thomas

HENEGAN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13502    Private

Alexander

HERD

Killed in action on the 12th November 1916

Rest in peace in Bancourt British Cemetery

 

13023    Private

William

HERD

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

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11035    Private

Charles

HEVERLEY

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12992    Private

Peter

HODGSON

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12208    Lance Corporal

Alexander

HORNE

Killed in action on the 20th November 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Bancourt British Cemetery

 

8857    Sergeant

Francis Thomas

HOUSE

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13768    Private

James

INNES

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

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

11331    Private

Robert

INNES

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15151    Private

Alfred

JAMES

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11247    Corporal

Robert W.

JAMESON

Died of wounds on the 26th September 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

6295    Private

Samuel William

JARMAN

Killed in action on the 15th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13923    Private

John

JOHNSON

Died of wounds on the 26th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery

 

8355    Lance Sergeant

John

KELLY

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11026    Private

John Hutchison

KIRKPATRICK

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14195    Private

Andrew

KNOWLES

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14488    Private

John Duncan MacFarlane

LAMONT

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5546    Private

H.J.

LANGLEY

Died of wounds on the 14th September 1916

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

14622    Private

Frederick

LATHAM

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14637    Private

Alexander

LAWRIE

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14112    Private

Robert

LEHANE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12659    Private

James

LIBBERTON

Killed in action on the 12th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13856    Private

William

LIDDELL

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12532    Private

Frederick Henry

LINES

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 40

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5863    Private

John Stewart

LOGAN

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12241    Private

William

LOGAN

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14103    Private

James

LORIMER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8221    Private

William

LUCY

Died of wounds on the 20th September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

7772    Private

Richard Valentine

LUMB

Killed in action on the 23rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11522    Private

Lawrence

LUPTON

Killed in action on the 17th August 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Sucrerie Military Cemetery

 

11988    Private

David

MacDONALD

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14464    Private

Paul

MACKINNON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8475    Private

Joseph

MARTIN

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12371    Lance Corporal

Thomas

MARTIN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10706    Lance Corporal

William

MARTIN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14661    Private

William

MATTHEW

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

10578    Private

Alexander

McAULAY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13038    Private

William

McCALLUM

Died of wounds on the 26th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery

 

13925    Private

Thomas H.

McCONNELL

Died of wounds on the 26th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Guillemont Road Cemetery

 

11713    Private

Charles

McCORMACK

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10499    Private

William John

McDONALD

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10853    Private

Owen

McILARNEY

Killed in action on the 18th September 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

8695    Private

John

McKECHNIE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12001    Private

William

McKENZIE

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14169    Private

Albert Edward

McKEW

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

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

10295    Private

Thomas

McLAREN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bernafay Wood British Cemetery

 

14434    Private

Andrew

McLURE

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

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

5988    Private

James

McMAHON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8989    Private

Edward

McNEILL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9259    Private

James

McNEILL

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14387    Private

Alexander

McPHIE

Died of wounds on the 26th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

8629    Private

Henry

MEECHAN, MM

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13313    Private

John

MILNE

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11968    Private

Harry

MITCHELL, served as Henry SMITH

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13014    Lance Corporal

William

MITCHELL

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8449    Private

Charles Alexander Geddes

MONTGOMERY

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7239    Lance Corporal

John

MOODY

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14365    Private

James

MORRISON

Killed in action on the 24th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

10409    Private

John

MORRISON

Died of wounds on the 12th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery

 

12071    Lance Corporal

John

MUIRHEAD, MM

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

Rest in peace in Bancourt British Cemetery

 

13604    Lance Corporal

Thomas William

NELSON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13557    Lance Corporal

James Avis

NEWALL

Died of wounds on the 27th October 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

5591    Sergeant

Ernest

OUTEN

Killed in action on the 13th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13728    Private

Ivie

PATERSON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

9461    Private

John

PATERSON

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14794    Private

John

PATON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14031    Private

Alexander

PURDON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n°2

 

6152    Sergeant

Charles Fordham

READ

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

14603    Private

John

REYNOLDS

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12467    Private

William

RIDDELL

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

12484    Private

Robert Marsden

RIGBY

Died in service on the 27th October 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Vergies Communal Cemetery

 

11038    Private

John

ROBERTSON

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9349    Private

Harry

ROLFE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12675    Private

Andrew

RUSSELL

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 40

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n°2

 

13974    Private

Walter

RUTHERFORD

Died of wounds on the 20th November 1916

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

12562    Private

Patrick

RYAN

Died of wounds on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guillemont Road Cemetery

 

13194    Lance Sergeant

Robert Learmouth

SANDEMAN

Killed in action on the 15th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13137    Private

William

SELLARS

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12378    Private

Edward

SHARPLES

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14248    Private

Edwin

SIMMONS

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n°2

 

14665    Private

Alexander

SMITH

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14569    Private

James

SMITH

Died of wounds on the 2nd October 1916

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

15037    Private

William

SMITH

Died of wounds on the 10th October 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

12123    Private

Charles

SPEIGHT

Killed in action on the 14th August 1916

Rest in peace in Sucrerie Military Cemetery

 

12650    Private

George

STEVEN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13085    Private

David

SUTHERLAND

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5360    Private

William

SUTHERLAND

Died of wounds on the 15th August 1916

Rest in peace in Bertrancourt Military Cemetery

 

13192    Private

Peter

SWAN

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14397    Private

David

TAYLOR

Died of wounds on the 29th September 1916 - Age 39

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

13300    Lance Corporal

James

TAYLOR

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10207    Private

Dugald

TELFER

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Major

John Somerled

THORPE, MC

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 44

Rest in peace in Carnoy Military Cemetery

 

10386    Private

James

TONNER

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

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

13663    Private

Grantley Henry

TUFFIN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12271    Lance Corporal

James

TURKINGTON

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8968    Private

John

WALKER

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14278    Private

Edmund

WATSON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13933    Private

George

WATT

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13907    Private

Harry

WHEATLEY

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8842    Lance Sergeant

James Arthur

WIGNALL

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

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n°2

 

14532    Private

James Seaton Peter

WILKIE

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

13737    Private

William

WILLIAMSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14818    Private

David

WILSON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13934    Private

George

WILSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8703    Lance Corporal

Percy

WILSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12819    Lance Corporal

Fred

WRENNALL

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14510    Private

William

WRIGHT

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7552    Private

Albert Charles

YOUNG

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

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n°2

 

 

MEN DETACHED TO OTHER UNITS

9876    Lance Corporal

Thomas

SMITH

3rd Guards Brigade Machine Gun Company

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

Rest in peace in AIF Burial Ground

 

Second Lieutenant

George Marquand

TRUSS

3rd Guards Brigade Machine Gun Company

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

Rest in peace in Carnoy Military Cemetery