BATTLE OF THE SOMME

ROLL OF HONOUR

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Gloucestershire Regiment

1/4th Battalion (City of Bristol)

GLOUCESTERSHIRE REGIMENT

144th Brigade / 48th (South Midland) Division

 

1st July : Mailly-Maillet.

3rd July : Sailly-au-Bois.

4th July : Courcelles-au-Bois.

8th July : In front line in Serre sector.

12th July : Courcelles-au-Bois.

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14th July : Bouzincourt.

15th July : In front line in front of Ovillers.

20th July : Donnet Post / Ribble Street.

22nd July : In front line between Ovillers and Pozieres.

25th July : Ovillers sector. D Company in front line.

27th July : Hedauville.

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12th August : Hedauville.

13th August : Ovillers sector.

15th August : In front line North of Ovillers.

16th August : Attack of Skyline Trench.

17th August : Bouzincourt.

18th August : Ribble Street / Ovillers Post.

21st August : Attack on Leipzig Salient.

23rd August : Bouzincourt.

26th August : Forceville.

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27th August-5th September : Auchonvillers sector.

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October : Tours in line in front of Gommecourt.

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2nd November : Bazentin-le-Petit.

5th November : Martinpuich area.

7th November : Le Sars.

9th November : Contalmaison area.

 

156 names

4988    Private

George Charles

AVENT

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5548    Private

Henry John

BAKER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Hubert George

BAKER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201764    Private

Edward George

BARNETT

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2344    Private

John Moulton

BEEDLE

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3234    Private

Walter John

BENJAMIN

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916

Rest in peace in Knightsbridge Cemetery

 

5441    Private

Arthur

BICKNELL

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Raymond

BIRD

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

4368    Private

Ernest

BISHOP

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2147    Sergeant

Edward George

BISSIX

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3350    Private

Charles

BOWYER

Killed in action  on the 6th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201563     Private

Gilbert

BRAIN

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

201383    Private

John Glanville

BREWER

Killed in action on the 15th August 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

201370    Private

William

BRICE

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4855    Private

William

BRIDGES

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

1254    Sergeant

Leslie Claud

BRODRIBB

Killed in action on the 9th July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Sucrerie Military Cemetery

 

4832    Private

Francis Henry

BROOKS

Died of wounds on the 24th July 1916 - Age 45

Rest in peace in Bristol (Arnos Vale) Cemetery

 

2315     Private

Walter

BROWN

Died of wounds on the 23rd August 1916

Rest in peace in Varennes Military Cemetery

 

200178     Private

Douglas

BURDEN

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4849    Private

Ernest

CATCHLOVE

Died of wounds on the 17th July 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

20783    Private

Edward

CHAFFEY

Killed in action  on the 9th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Bruce

CLARK

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3327    Private

William John

CLEMENTS

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201308     Private

Albert

CLIFFORD

Died of wounds on the 16th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4706    Private

Henry George

COLES

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

Rest in peace in Sucrerie Military Cemetery

 

5776    Private

John

COOMBES

Killed in action  on the 9th November 1916

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

3363    Private

Eric Raymond

CORNALL

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3293    Private

Henry Ivor

COWARD

Died of wounds on the 10th July 1916

Rest in peace in Couin British Cemetery

 

201380    Private

Reginald

COX

Killed in action on the 15th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4435    Private

William

DANIELS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1679    Private

William

DAVIES

Killed in action on the 4th September 1916

Rest in peace in Knightsbridge Cemetery

 

5072    Lance Corporal

William

DAVIS

Killed in action on the 1st September 1916

Rest in peace in Knightsbridge Cemetery

 

201989    Private

Henry

DOWN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Raymond Hayward

DOWN

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

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

3255    Private

Frank Leonard

EAST

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2467    Private

Arthur

ELLIOTT

Killed in action on the 23rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

4740    Private

Harold

ELLIOTT

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

Rest in peace in Sucrerie Military Cemetery

 

1539    Private

Bernard

ESSERY

Died of wounds on the 19th July 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2622    Private

Arthur Herbert

EVES

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4724    Private

Edmond

FALAISE

Died of wounds on the 16th November 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

Second Lieutenant

Hubert Patrick

FISHER

Detached from The 6th K.S.L.I.

Killed in action on the 9th July 1916

Rest in peace in Sucrerie Military Cemetery

2171    Sergeant

Henry Arthur

FISHER

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3301    Private

William

FIVASH

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201593    Private

Norman John

FOWLER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2488    Private

Charles Frederick

FRANCIS

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

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

 

2207    Private

Joseph

GARDNER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5706    Private

Samuel Henry

GARDNER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1691    Sergeant

Ernest

GARRAWAY

Killed in action on the 23rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3310    Private

Alec Squire

GAY

Died of wounds on the 24th July 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

4527    Private

William

GEORGE

Killed in action on the 9th July 1916

Rest in peace in Sucrerie Military Cemetery

 

1023    Corporal

William

GLOVER

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

5417    Private

Frederick Arthur

GOLDRING

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

Rest in peace in Mont-Huon Military Cemetery

 

4262    Private

George

HALL

Died of wounds on the 17th August 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

5256    Private

Ronald Victor James

HAMILTON

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

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

5168    Private

Percy

HANCOCK

Died of wounds on the 22nd July 1916

Rest in peace in St Pierre Cemetery

 

202074    Private

Arthur

HARDING

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

4990     Private

Albert

HARRINGTON

Killed in action on the 15th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2550    Private

Charles James

HARRIS

Killed in action on the 9th July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Sucrerie Military Cemetery

 

4004     Private

Harry

HARRIS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1957     Corporal

Arthur John

HART

Killed in action on the 23rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5510    Private

Ambrose

HARVEY

Killed in action on the 6th November 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

201342    Private

Richard

HAWKE

Killed in action on the 26th August 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

200846     Lance Corporal

Ralph

HAYMAN

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

2634    Sergeant

Reginald Cecil

HILLEN

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6299    Drummer

Herbert Percy

HITCH

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

201321     Private

George

HOLLEY

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

5834    Private

William

HOSIER

Died of wounds on the 13th October 1916

Rest in peace in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery

 

1735     Private

Henry George

HOWELL

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

201054     Private

Harold

HOWELLS

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

2136     Private

William James

HULCOOP

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Couin British Cemetery

 

4104     Private

Edwin

HUNT

Killed in action on the 8th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201207     Private

Frederick C.

HURN

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

4918     Lance Corporal

James

ILES

Killed in action on the 5th November 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2586    Lance Corporal

Charles Bennett

JACKSON

Died of wounds on the 19th July 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

Second Lieutenant

Donald Croft

JAMES

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3284    Private

Arthur Charles

JANE

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

Rest in peace in Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

5238    Private

Frederick James Cecil

JENKINS

Died of wounds on the 23rd July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Wimereux Communal Cemetery

 

2534     Lance Corporal

Arthur

JONES

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201170     Private

George

JONES

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

200053     Lance Corporal

Richard George Arthur

KEATING

Killed in action on the 9th November 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201401     Private

Arthur Henry

KING

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Edward Gordon Macgregor

KING

Detached from The K.S.L.I.

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

20219     Private

George Gerald

LAWRENCE

Killed in action on the 9th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1039     Sergeant

Roderick

LUSH

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

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

4791    Private

William

LYALL

Died of wounds on the 17th August 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Gezaincourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

Second Lieutenant

Dugald Fitzroy

MACLEAN

Detached from The K.S.L.I.

Died of wounds on the 23rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

200359     Private

Joseph James

MAGGS

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

201493     Private

Harry

MARSHMAN

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

George Gilbert Onslow

MASTER

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

Rest in peace in Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

Lieutenant

Edwin Martin

MATTHEWS

Killed in action on the 8th November 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4718    Private

Samuel

MEAD

Died of wounds on the 25th August 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

200755     Private

Edward Albert Davison

MILLAR

Killed in action on the 23rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3026     Corporal

Daniel William

MILLS, MM

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201550     Private

Henry George

MOODY

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

3331    Private

Charles Oliver

MOORE

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

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

200884    Private

Frederick William

MORSE

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

Rest in peace in Cayeux Military Cemetery

 

201369     Private

Arthur

MORTIMER

Killed in action on the 21st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

200643     Private

Percy Vaughan

NEWMAN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2494     Private

Colston Nathaniel

PACKER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5415    Private

Charles Henry

PASSMORE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Knightsbridge Cemetery

 

2290    Private

Arthur Stanley

PAULL

Died of wounds on the 21st August 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

202891     Private

Leonard

PAVEY

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5274     Private

Arthur William

PEARCE

Killed in action on the 23rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4755    Private

Albert

PERRY

Died of wounds on the 26th August 1916 - Age 17

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

Lieutenant

Henry George

PHIPPEN

Died of wounds on the 9th November 1916

Rest in peace in Becourt Military Cemetery

 

4891     Private

Herbert G.

PICKFORD

Died of wounds on the 23rd July 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

201637    Private

James

PIPER

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

Lieutenant

Ernest Emanuel

POLACK

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

200122     Lance Corporal

William Henry

PRICE

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5436    Private

Arthur

PURSEY

Died of wounds on the 23rd August 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

5243     Private

Hubert William

RALPH

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2606    Corporal

Edward

REED

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4852    Private

Percival Clifford

RICHARDS

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201964    Private

George

ROBBINS

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

20225    Private

Frank

RUGMAN

Killed in action on the 11th October 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Hebuterne Military Cemetery

 

200167    Private

Henry Mark Jack

RUMMINS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4363    Private

Stanley

SAVERY

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Reginald George

SCRASE

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26279    Private

Frederick R.

SHERWOOD

Died of wounds on the 26th August 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

5768    Private

Sidney Frederick

SHORT

Killed in action on the 9th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1698    Private

Henry

STARKEY

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2297    Lance Sergeant

Richard John

STEPHENS

Died of wounds on the 18th July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

20229    Private

Leslie Frank Bullock

STERRY

Died of wounds on the 9th November 1916

Rest in peace in Martinpuich British Cemetery

 

1846    Private

Fred

STONE

Killed in action on the 9th November 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

186    Company Sergeant Major

Denis Joseph

STRICKLAND, MM

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

5293    Private

Thomas George

STUART-COX

Killed in action on the 23rd July 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

4623    Private

Henry George

SULLIVAN

Died of wounds on the 2nd September 1916

Rest in peace in Couin British Cemetery

 

4058    Private

William Leonard

SUTTON

Killed in action on the 6th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201393    Private

Jesse

TALBOT

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201413    Private

Albert G.

THORN

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2870    Private

George

TIPPINGS

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

200506    Lance Corporal

Allen Ellison

TREASURE

Killed in action on the 15th August 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

2651    Corporal

Leslie Barrett

TROTMAN

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5199    Private

William James Henry

VERNON

Killed in action on the 9th November 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4092    Private

James L.

VETTA

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916

ommemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5111    Private

Henry

VOWLES

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4810    Private

Frederick

WADE

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5254    Private

Arthur Edwin

WARREN

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916

ommemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1710    Corporal

Samuel George

WARREN

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

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

20245    Private

Frederick Isaac

WATTS

Died of wounds on the 21st November 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

5177    Private

Henry David

WEBB

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201001    Lance Corporal

Henry G.

WEBB

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4635    Private

Alfred

WEEKS

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

201921    Private

Thomas

WESTCOTT

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4485    Private

John

WHITTY

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

201237    Private

Arthur Thomas

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 15th-16th August 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

201501    Private

Bert

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201302    Private

Ernest Albert

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

200906    Private

Herbert William

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

3814    Private

John

WILLS

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916 - Age 32

ommemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4580    Private

Albert Victor

WILTSHIRE

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

201666    Private

Henry

WOOKEY

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1205    Corporal

George Henry

YANDELL

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

4068    Private

Robert George

YEATES

Killed in action on the 15th-16th August 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

201909    Private

Arthur Edwin

YOUNG

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20248    Private

Ernest

YOUNG

Killed in action on the 5th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

MEN SERVING IN OTHER UNITS

5618    Private

William Arthur

BURNELL

144th Machine Gun Company

Killed in action on the 24th November 1916

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

5325   Private

Joseph

CHRISTMAS

9th Devonshire

Killed in action on the 5th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

1904 Private

Benjamin

JEFFERIES

9th Devonshire

Died of wounds on the 13th September 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

5295 Private

Arthur George

LEWIS

9th Devonshire

Died of wounds on the 5th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery