BATTLE OF THE SOMME

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Seaforth Highlanders

1/5th Battalion (The Sutherland and Caithness Highland)

SEFORTH HIGHLANDERS

(Ross-Shire Buffs, The Duke of Albany's)

152nd Brigade / 51st (Highland) Division

 

26th July : Mametz Wood.

1st-4th August : High Wood.

4th-7th August : In support line near Bazentin-le-Petit.

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4th-6th October : Hebuterne sector.

17th October-6th November : Mailly-Maillet with tours in line in Auchonvillers sector.

13th November : Attack and capture of Beaumont-Hamel.

14th November : Mailly-Maillet Wood.

 

141 names

512    Private

William

ADAMS

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

4204    Private

Neil Sinclair

ADAMSON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4150    Private

William

AGNEW

Killed in action on the 2nd August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

941    Private

Harold Alfred

ALLEN

Died of wounds on the 4th August 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

6197    Private

Albert Victor

ANDERSON

Died of wounds on the 14th November 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Varennes Military Cemetery

 

6741    Private

James Macdonald

ANDERSON

Died of wounds on the 15th November 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

3785     Lance Corporal

David

BANKS

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

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4854    Private

John

BELL

Died of wounds on the 15th November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Forceville Communal Cemetery and Ext.

 

6744    Private

Robert Cafil

BERRY

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

Rest in peace in Auchonvillers Military Cemetery

 

3739    Private

Robert

BLANK

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

831    Private

Stanley Horace

BOOT

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

5293    Private

Elijah Jack

BOOTH

Died of wounds on the 26th October 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Varennes Military Cemetery

 

841     Lance Corporal

Reginald Arthur

BOYLE

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4153     Private

Thomas

BROWN

Killed in action on the 25th October 1916

Rest in peace in Auchonvillers Military Cemetery

 

6747     Private

William

BROWN

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4132     Private

John

CAIRNIE

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Hawthorn Ridge Cemetery n1

 

1024     Private

Donald

CAMERON, MM

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

434    Sergeant

John

CAMERON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4170     Private

David

CARMICHAEL

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4291    Private

Thomas

COLGAN

Killed in action on the 30th July 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Daours Communal Cemetery Extension

 

6688    Private

Joseph

COPLAND

Died of wounds on the 23rd November 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

2731     Private

William

CORMACK

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

240326     Private

David

COWIE

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Hawthorn Ridge Cemetery n1

 

3827     Private

George Alfred

COWLEY

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

954    Private

Charles T.

CRACKNELL

Killed in action on the 30th July 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

4841    Private

Thomas

CRAIG

Died of wounds on the 21st December 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Colchester Cemetery

 

5296    Private

Thomas T.

CUTT

Died of wounds on the 27th July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery

 

4656    Private

Edgar

DALE

Killed in action on the 30th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2857     Corporal

George

DAVIDSON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

3715    Private

William

DAVIDSON

Died of wounds on the 1st October 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Epsom Cemetery

 

3754    Private

George

DUNBAR

Killed in action on the 30th July 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6753     Private

John Scott

FORSYTH

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

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

640     Sergeant

Robert

FRASER

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

958     Private

John Walter

FRIGHT

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4777    Private

Alexander

GORDON

Died of wounds on the 14th November 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

1065     Private

William

GORDON

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

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

2445    Lance Corporal

Donald

GOW

Died of wounds on the 14th November 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Forceville Communal Cemetery and Ext.

 

6737     Private

Albert

GRANDEY

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

693     Sergeant

Angus Francis

GRAY

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

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4845    Private

Donald

GUNN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4272     Private

William James

HALL

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

6690     Private

Clarence

HAMES

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

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

2997     Private

Alexander

HENDERSON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

6698    Private

Donald

HENDERSON

Died in service on the 10th November 1916

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

2850     Private

George

HENDERSON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Hawthorn Ridge Cemetery n1

 

2940     Private

George

HENDERSON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3577     Private

William Harold

HILL

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

Rest in peace in Auchonvillers Military Cemetery

 

4729    Private

Robert Sinclair

HOLLAND

Died of wounds on the 15th November 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Varennes Military Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Benjamin

HOLROYD

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

6198     Private

Alexander

HUMPHREY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3543    Sergeant

Leonard Anthony

ICETON

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

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery

 

3649    Private

James

JACK

Killed in action on the 27th July 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

786    Private

Arthur Fred

JEFFREY

Killed in action on the 28th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

951     Lance Corporal

Alexander Beaton

JOHNSTON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

3064    Private

Benjamin

JOHNSTON

Killed in action on the 27th July 1916

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

241256     Private

James R.C.

KAY

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3879    Private

Harry

KNOWLES

Died of wounds on the 18th November 1916 - Age 17

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

4508     Private

James

LIDDEL

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

6763     Private

Thomas G.

LONGMIRE

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

975     Private

George

MacCULLOGH

Killed in action on the 20th October 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Auchonvillers Military Cemetery

 

711     Sergeant

Alexander

MACDONALD

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

604     Sergeant

John

MACDONALD

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

3609     Private

Douglas Ritchie

MacDOUGALL

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

624     Lance Sergeant

John H.

MacGREGOR

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

6767     Private

John

MacINNES

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Angus

MacKAY

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

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

599    Private

Donald M.

MACKAY

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

2985    Private

Kenneth

MACKAY

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4835    Private

William

MacKAY

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4775     Private

Murdo

MACKENZIE

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Auchonvillers Military Cemetery

 

4808    Private

Lachlan

MACKINTOSCH

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

6188    Private

William Alexander

MacLENNAN

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4741    Private

Donald

MacLEOD

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4861     Private

Murdo

MacLEOD

Killed in action on the 21st October 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Auchonvillers Military Cemetery

 

3505    Private

John

MACPHERSON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4812    Private

James D.

MALCOLM

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4813    Private

Malcolm

MANSON

Killed in action on the 20th October 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4392    Private

John

MARTIN

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241331    Private

Walter

MATHESON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4814    Private

John George Manson

MATHIESON

Died of wounds on the 17th December 1916

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

4659    Private

Joseph Robertson

McCOMBIE

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Beaumont-Hamel British Cemetery

 

1013    Private

Thomas

McCULLOCH

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

3225    Private

William

McDONALD

Killed in action on the 27th July 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

3770    Private

James

McDOUGALL

Died of wounds on the 16th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Varennes Military Cemetery

 

5308    Private

Alexander

McEWAN

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4218    Private

Thomas

McGOWAN

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

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

4474    Private

George

McGUIRE

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4281    Private

Neil

McINTOSH

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

3771    Private

Alexander

McKAY

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

2453    Private

Alexander

McKENZIE

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

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

4689    Private

Henry

McKENZIE

Killed in action on the 27th July 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

6227    Private

James

McLACHLAN

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

6694    Lance Corporal

John William

McLEOD

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4206    Private

Donald

McNAIR

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Hawthorn Ridge Cemetery n1

 

3047    Corporal

David

MILLER

Died of wounds on the 26th November 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

3210    Private

John

MILLER

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4863   Private

Walter S.

MILLER

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4531    Private

John

MORRICE

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Beaumont-Hamel British Cemetery

 

1048    Private

George

MORRISON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Varennes Military Cemetery

 

2773   Sergeant

Benjamin

MOWAT

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

736   Corporal

Hugh

MUNRO

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

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

730   Sergeant

William

MUNRO

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4275   Private

Patrick

O'NEILL

Died of wounds on the 27th July 1916

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

4793   Private

Alexander

PATERSON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4314   Private

Hugh

PATTERSON

Killed in action on the 27th July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

4321   Private

William Alexander

POLLY

Died of wounds on the 28th July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

4177   Private

John

RANKINE

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

William Howard

READER

Died of wounds on the 30th July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery

 

6727   Private

William Ogle

REED

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4816    Private

James

REID

Killed in action on the 20th October 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Auchonvillers Military Cemetery

 

6224    Private

Alexander W.

ROBERTS

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Rest in peace in Auchonvillers Military Cemetery

 

696    Private

Donald Lachlin

ROSS

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

1054    Private

Duncan

ROSS

Killed in action on the 2nd August 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

241252    Private

George

ROSS

Killed in action on the 30th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

  

4880    Private

Robert

ROSS

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

475    Private

Thomas

ROSS

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Rest in peace in Auchonvillers Military Cemetery

 

3150    Private

Wallace

ROSS

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

5315    Lance Corporal

Alexander

ROY

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

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4818    Private

James

RUGG

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4826   Private

Hermann

SANDERSON

Died of wounds on the 16th November 1916

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

3924    Private

Frank

SHURMER

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

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

2701    Private

Neil

SINCLAIR

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4121   Drummer

William

SINCLAIR

Killed in action on the 29th July 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

240868   Private

Richard

SMEDLEY

Killed in action on the 4th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

848   Corporal

Albert Henry

SMITH

Killed in action on the 21st October 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Douchy-les-Ayette British Cemetery

 

4499    Private

Henry

SMYTH

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Courcelles-au-bois Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

3657    Private

James

STEVEN

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

4532    Private

Andrew

STEWART

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4714    Private

Hugh

STEWART

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

6734   Private

William

STIRLING

Died of wounds on the 22nd November 1916 - Age 41

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

6702    Private

John Forbes

STRACHAN

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

739    Lance Sergeant

Alexander King

SUTHERLAND

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

778    Private

Alick George

SUTHERLAND

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

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

6193    Private

Donald

SUTHERLAND

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

734    Sergeant

William G.

SUTHERLAND

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

3752    Private

John

SWANSON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

3941   Private

Frederick

UNSWORTH

Died of wounds on the 15th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

3625    Sergeant

Willie Cecil

WELLICOME

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

6740    Private

George

WILKINSON

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

834    Lance Corporal

John

WISE

Killed in action on the 30th July 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4698    Private

Sammy

WOOLFSON, served as ELLIS Samuel

Died of wounds on the 5th August 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

 

MAN SERVING IN AN OTHER UNIT

 

Lieutenant

Robert Mackie

GOEPEL

123rd Machine Gun Company

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial