BATTLE OF THE SOMME

ROLL OF HONOUR

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Royal Welsh Fusiliers

1/4th Battalion (Denbighshire)

ROYAL WELSH FUSILIERS

Pioneers of the 47th (London) Division

 

Late August - Late September : Works in Fricourt-Mametz-Bazentin area.

2nd-9th October : Eaucourt-l'Abbaye.

 

34 names

10430   Private

Harry

ARMITAGE

Killed in action on the 5th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8540   Private

Wynn

BATHER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

202268   Private

William

BOWSHER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7473   Lance Sergeant

George

COLLINS

Killed in action on the 18th September 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

8179   Private

Thomas Pryce

DAVIES

Killed in action on the 6th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8269   Private

Samuel Percy

ELLIS

Killed in action on the 6th October 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8860   Private

Daniel

EVANS

Died of wounds on the 20th August 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

8833   Corporal

David Thomas

EVANS

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

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension

 

2962   Private

Hugh William

EVANS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8657   Private

Charles

FOSTER

Killed in action on the 15th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8616   Private

George

HARPER

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

10677   Private

Harry

HASELTINE

Killed in action on the 5th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10521   Private

Herbert

HUDSON

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

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

10780   Private

Harry

HUGHES

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension

 

7755   Private

William

HUGHES

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

7657   Lance Corporal

Frank

JONES

Killed in action on the 3rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

200155   Private

John Thomas

JONES

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26853   Private

Albert

LEAKEY

Detached from 17th Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Died of wounds on the 18th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Dive Copse British Cemetery

5641   Sergeant

James David

McLAREN

Died of wounds on the 6th October 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension

 

8566    Private

Walter

MEREDITH

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8888   Private

Thomas

OSTLER

Died in service on the 19th August 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Daours Communal Cemetery Extension

 

8687   Private

James William

PERKS

Killed in action on the 5th October 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10812   Private

Edward

POTTER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

8123   Private

Albert

PRICE

Killed in action on the 1st September 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

8526   Private

Samuel

PRYCE

Died of wounds on the 6th October 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension

 

8167   Private

Horace

ROGERS

Died of wounds on the 9th October 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension

 

8901   Private

John Ivor

ROGERS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10622   Private

Herold

THOMPSON

Died of wounds on the 16th September 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

8600   Private

Arthur Henry

TURTLE

Died of wounds on the 4th October 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension

 

10867   Private

Harry

WALTERS

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension

 

10866   Private

Ernest

WEEDON

Died of wounds on the 5th October 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension

 

8831   Private

Arthur

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 5th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6147   Private

William

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 7th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

 

10645   Private

Arthur

WRIGHT

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

 

 

MEN SERVING IN OTHER UNITS

8843   Private

Joseph John Samuel

BOWLES

1/6th Welsh

Died of wounds on the 18th August 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

8854    Private

John

CUMMINGS

1/6th Welsh

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

8670   Private

Alun

PARRY

1/6th Welsh

Killed in action on the 15th August 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery