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Grenadier Guards

3rd Battalion

GRENADIER GUARDS

2nd Guards Brigade / Guards Division

 

August : Tours in front line in front of Beaumont-Hamel.

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9th September : Happy Valley.

12th September : Carnoy.

14th September : East of Ginchy.

15th September : Attack towards Lesboeufs.

16th September : Bernafay Wood.

20th September : Carnoy.

25th September : In reserve during the attack of Lesboeufs.

26th September : In front line in Lesboeufs sector.

30th September : Fricourt area.

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Mid November : Lesboeufs-Gueudecourt sector.

 

170 names

17312  Private

Edgar Gerald

ADAMS

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21635  Corporal

Sidney

ALLEN

Died of wounds on the 20th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

23184  Private

Henry Stanley

ANDREWS

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16165  Private

Henry

ANTILL

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19766  Private

Herbert Stanley

ARNOLD

Died of wounds on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

Lieutenant

Raymond

ASQUITH

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916 - Age 37

Rest in peace in Guillemont Road Cemetery

 

23432    Private

David

BALDRY

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16068    Private

John Francis

BARRETT

Died of wounds on the 22nd September 1916

Rest in peace in Bois Guillaume Communal Cemetery

 

15792    Lance Sergeant

Edmund

BELL

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

22558    Private

Ferdinand Muncaster

BELL

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13297    Private

Meredith

BEVAN

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

20075    Private

Frederick

BIRCH

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12164    Private

Frederick

BIRCHLEY

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13321    Corporal

Joseph

BOOCOCK

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bois Guillaume Communal Cemetery

 

22670    Private

James

BOOTH

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22929    Private

Harold

BOWES

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22950    Private

John

BOWMER

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20698    Private

Joseph

BRACEWELL

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23105    Private

John

BRADBURY

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23095    Private

Robert

BRAMIDGE

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24153    Private

Joseph Barnes

BURROWS

Died of wounds on the 21st September 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Allonville Communal Cemetery

 

23168    Lance Corporal

Thomas Matthew

CAYGILL

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21586    Private

Michael

CHAMBERS

Died of wounds on the 21st September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

22687    Private

Thomas

CHARLTON

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

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

16644    Private

George Malcolm

COOKE

Killed in action on the 30th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19628    Private

John Thomas

CORRIGAN

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21210    Private

Albert Edward

COUCHMAN

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20175    Private

Jack Davis

COX

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22604    Private

William Arthur

COXHEAD

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22465    Private

Joseph Samuel

CURTIS

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

22807    Private

John

DALEY

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22084    Private

Thomas

DAVIES

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21096    Private

Robert Victor

DAVISON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24281    Private

George

DOLPHIN

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

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

22134    Private

Herbert John

DOWLING

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12138    Company Sergeant Major

George William

DUNN, MM

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

21096    Private

Robert Victor

DUTTON

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22823    Private

Frederick Reginald

ELLIOTT

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24714    Private

Ralph

ENGLAND

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20250    Private

Alfred George

EVANS

Died of wounds on the 23rd September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

11752    Sergeant

Leonard Lloyd

EVANS

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22454    Private

William Harmer

EYDEN

Died of wounds on the 25th September 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

20887    Private

Joseph

FIELDS

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

21452    Private

William Robert

FIXTER

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

20155    Private

Arthur

FLETCHER

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20249    Lance Corporal

Matthew

FLYNN

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21794    Private

Sidney

FOSTER

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

20811    Lance Corporal

Walter Thomas

FOX

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21220    Private

Robert Charles

FRANCIS

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11624    Private

William Albert

FRY

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Cyril Gower

GARDNER

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23502    Private

Arthur

GILDING

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10129    Lance Corporal

Edward John

GLOVER

Died in service on the 2nd September 1916

Rest in peace in Daours Communal Cemetery Extension

 

22748    Private

Samuel Edward

GOODACRE

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 34

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23583    Private

William

GOULDING

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21106    Lance Corporal

John Thomas

GRANT

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20378    Private

William Arnold Greenwood

GREAVES

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

20371    Private

John

GREEN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20115    Private

David

GRIFFITHS

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

17768    Lance Corporal

Thomas

GRIFFITHS

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

Geoffrey George

GUNNIS, MC

Died of wounds on the 13th October 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

20229    Private

Michael

GUTHRIE

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21559    Lance Corporal

Samuel

HALES

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22648    Private

Joseph Herbert

HALL

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21217    Private

Thomas

HAMILTON

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

23769    Private

Arthur Edward

HANCH

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14859    Sergeant

Oscar Grahamsley

HARDING

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

Rest in peace in Doullens Communal Cemetery Ext. n1

 

22780    Private

Albert Thomas

HARDY

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12295    Sergeant

Ernest John Henry

HARPER

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20876    Private

Frank

HAYWARD

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11258    Private

William Herbert

HEARD

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10372    Company Sergeant Major

Charles

HEARN, MM

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22617    Lance Corporal

Thomas Wilfred

HENSHAW

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13133    Private

Thomas William

HICKS

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

20794    Private

Joseph

HIGGINS

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23424    Private

Frank

HILTON

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22704    Private

Edward

HODGKISS

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21938    Private

George

HOLMES

Killed in action on the 17th August 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Couin British Cemetery

 

20704    Private

John

HOLT

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14808    Lance Corporal

Charles

HOPKINS

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23569    Private

Henry Edward

HORROCKS

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18086    Private

William Edward

HOTSON

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

George Dewar

JACKSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23209    Private

Benjamin George

JINKS

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19727    Private

Benjamin

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20660    Private

Frank

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20602    Private

George Edward

JOHNSON

Died of wounds on the 19th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

23272    Private

Harold

JOHNSTON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16785    Private

Ernest

JONES

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13914    Corporal

Frank

JONES

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22925    Private

Midford

JONES

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22904    Private

William Thomas

KEELING

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11398    Private

Edgar Morgan

KING

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20552    Lance Corporal

Harry

KITCHENER

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17936    Private

Henry

LAWSON

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13822    Sergeant

William Riley

LEE

Killed in action on the 23rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22953    Private

Arthur

LEWIS

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16322    Private

Phil

LINTON

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19020    Private

George Thomas

LINTOTT

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22472    Lance Corporal

Charles William

LITTLER

Died of wounds on the 17th October 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

Captain

Alfred Thomas

LOGAN

Detached from Royal Army Medical Corps

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

23672    Lance Corporal

Herbert Vilder

LUSTED

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

Allan Keith

MACKENZIE

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

20292    Private

Arthur Wellesley

MANN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22278    Lance Corporal

James Henry

MARCH

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

21903    Private

Thomas

McCABE

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21394    Private

Edward

McSHANE

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

13040    Private

Giles

MILES

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

23417    Private

Benjamin Richard

MINCHIN

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

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

10608    Private

Thomas

MITCHELL

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23297    Private

Thomas George

MOGER

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23799    Private

Samuel

MOORE

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

20810    Private

James Arthur

MOULD

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

19309    Private

John

MURPHY

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15489    Private

Frank

MUSGROVE

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13283    Lance Sergeant

Frank

NASH

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21813    Private

Walter

NETTLETON

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15604    Lance Sergeant

Wilfred

NEWSOME

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

14624    Lance Corporal

George

NICHOLLS

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11091    Lance Sergeant

Horace

NUTTALL, MM

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19626    Private

John

OLDHAM

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21422    Private

Herbert

PAGE

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20068    Private

Harry

PARKER

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17080    Lance Corporal

Herbert

PAVITT

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23683    Private

William

PAYNE

Died of wounds on the 6th October 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Ste Marie Cemetery

 

22477    Private

Arthur William

PECK

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20957    Lance Corporal

George

PERRIN

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22652    Private

Henry

PLUMB

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

21032    Private

William

POINTIN

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23534    Private

Arthus

PRINCE

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19567    Private

George

READ

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22004    Lance Corporal

Reginald Elisha

REECE

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20822    Private

Harry

RICHARDS

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

22568    Private

Charles

ROAN

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23810    Private

John James

ROGERS

Died of wounds on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23700    Private

Donald

RUSSELL

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

22234    Private

Charles

RYAN

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17538    Private

Charles David

SARGENT

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

20745    Lance Corporal

Arthur Reginald

SHORTHOSE

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19891    Private

Stanley Cecil

SKEPPARD

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13260    Sergeant

Herbert

SLIM

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

23695    Lance Corporal

Frederick

SMITH

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23596    Private

Leslie John

SMITH

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

Lieutenant

Walter Adam

STAINTON

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

The Hon. Richard Philip

STANHOPE

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19213    Private

William

STAUNTON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19827    Private

Frederick

STEDMAN

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12174    Private

Walter Joseph

SUMMERLIN

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

21500    Private

Leonard James

SUMMERS

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

20862    Private

Frank

SUTTON

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19536    Private

Ernest Charles

TEMPLE

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21093    Lance Corporal

Albert

TENNANT

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery

 

22598    Private

Harold

TIMPERLEY

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

23084    Private

Edward

TITLEY

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19521    Private

Joseph William

TOMLINSON

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16778    Corporal

George

TREVETT

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24438    Private

Thomas

TUCKER

Died of wounds on the 30th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13214    Sergeant

William Maurice J.

VAUGHAN

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

21226    Private

Henry

VENABLES

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20752    Private

John Albert

WADE

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

12689    Private

Wilfred

WALKER

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23651    Private

George

WARD

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916

Rest in peace in La Neuville British  Cemetery

 

23761    Private

Frederick James

WATSON

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22966    Lance Corporal

Arthur Job

WEST

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21922    Private

Edward

WESTHEAD

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11276    Private

William Henry

WHEATCROFT

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18853    Private

Roland

WILLSON

Died of wounds on the 16th August 1916

Rest in peace in Couin British  Cemetery

 

Lieutenant

Edward Henry John

WYNNE

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

Rest in peace in La Neuville British  Cemetery

 

21871    Private

Clifford

YATES

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

 

21070    Private

John Henry

YATES

Killed in action on the 14th-17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

 

MAN DETACHED SERVING IN AN OTHER UNIT

 

Lieutenant

Thomas Cecil

HIGGINSON

2nd Guards Brigade Machine Gun Coy

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial