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Border Regiment

6th Battalion

BORDER REGIMENT

33rd Brigade / 11th (Northern) Division

 

5th September : Bouzincourt.

6th September : Donnet Post.

12th September : In front line in front of Thiepval.

16th September : Attack and taking of a section of Danube Trench.

18th September : Ovillers.

20th September : Englebelmer.

21st September : Mailly-Maillet.

25th September : Donnet Post.

26th September : Attack and taking of Joseph Trench and Schwaben Trench.

27th September : Attack and taking of Hessian Trench.

29th September : First Street.

30th September : Hedauville.

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Late November : Ancre Heights.

 

98 names

20185    Private

James

AINSCOUGH

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19319    Sergeant

Albert

ALDRED

Died of wounds on the 18th September 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Will

ALLURED

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

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

21713    Private

Francis

ANDERTON

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

22804    Private

Victor George

APPS

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

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

21953    Private

James

ASHCROFT

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10926    Private

Charles

ATHERTON

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

19752    Private

Thomas

AVISON

Died of wounds on the 26th October 1916

Rest in peace in Etretat Churchyard

 

19776    Private

Harold

BALL

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22525    Private

Alfred John

BARTON

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21080    Private

Albert

BLACK

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21147    Private

Robert James

BRITTON

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

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

6416    Corporal

William James

BURGESS

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18701    Private

John

CARTER

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12538    Lance Corporal

Robert Dirkin

CASSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18756    Private

Joseph

CHADWICK

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21595    Private

Joseph

CHADWICK

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

11074    Corporal

Thomas William

CHARLTON

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22970    Private

Albert

CHILDS

Killed in action on the 20th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11712    Private

George

CLAYTON

Killed in action on the 29th September 1916

Rest in peace in Regina Trench Cemetery

 

22649    Private

Charles Edward

COLE

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

21164    Private

Albert Victor

COOPER

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21165    Private

George Clarence

COOPER

Died of wounds on the 2nd October 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Etretat Churchyard

 

8246    Private

Joseph Thomas

COXHILL

Killed in action on the 25th November 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

11410    Private

Robert Henry

DAVIES

Killed in action on the 26th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21620    Private

Wilfred

DAWSON

Died of wounds on the 14th September 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

20343    Private

Ross

DERBYSHIRE

Died of wounds on the 30th September 1916

Rest in peace in Mont-Huon Military Cemetery

 

11191    Private

John

ELLISON

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

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

21824    Private

Thomas Robert

EMERY

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6359    Corporal

John Henry

ENGLAND

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

6517    Private

John Christopher

FARRELL

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

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

21095    Lance Corporal

Robert Henry

FARROW

Died of wounds on the 3rd December 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

18734    Private

Edgar

FEARNLEY

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22750    Private

Jack

FISHER

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11492    Private

Charles

GANDERTON

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

22825    Private

Frederick William Arnold

GATER

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

21097    Private

Charles Lewis

GIBSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21685    Private

Harry

GIBSON

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

15564    Private

Thomas

GIBSON

Died of wounds on the 22nd October 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Etretat Churchyard

 

11215    Private

James

GRANT

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

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

27560    Private

George

GREEN

Died of wounds on the 28th November 1916

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

11014    Private

Walter

HALL

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

18014    Private

Thomas

HALLIWELL

Died of wounds on the 2nd October 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

11906    Private

John

HARRINGTON

Killed in action on the 29th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22656    Private

Frederick

HARRIS

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21885    Private

William

HARVEY

Died of wounds on the 25th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Mont-Huon Military Cemetery

 

21178    Private

Frederick Charles

HARWOOD

Killed in action on the 29th September 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Grandcourt Road Cemetery

 

21220    Lance Corporal

John

HAWES

Killed in action on the 29th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21221    Private

George Benjamin

HAWKINS

Killed in action on the 29th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery

 

20181    Private

William Park

HETHERINGTON

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22897    Private

Isaac

HEWSON

Died of wounds on the 30th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

21582    Private

Stanley

HIGGIN

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18780    Private

Robert Wilson

HOLME

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

14009    Private

William Blaylock

HOODLESS

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

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

4356    Lance Corporal

John

HUNT

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21712    Private

John

INCE

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

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

21655    Private

Hermann Unwin

INGHAM

Died of wounds on the 29th September 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

22549    Private

William Frederick

IRELAND

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

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

Lieutenant

James Tait

JOHNSTONE

Killed in action on the 28th September 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

15001    Private

William

KELLY

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

22603    Private

Thomas Edward

LATTER

Killed in action on the 29th September 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18369    Private

Henry

MARTIN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6559    Private

Charles

MAYOR

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 34

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6134    Private

James

McALLISTER

Killed in action on the 22nd November 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

11012    Private

Andrew Ferguson

MESSENGER

Died of wounds on the 29th September 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

11588    Private

Richard

MESSENGER

Killed in action on the 24th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17902    Private

Arthur

MORRIS

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

11436    Private

James William

MORRIS

Died of wounds on the 2nd October 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

22951    Private

Cecil John

MUTIMER

Killed in action on the 17th September 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

10927    Private

John

NELSON

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19064    Private

John

NICKSON

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

14403    Private

Richard

NORRIS

Killed in action on the 25th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20620    Private

William

O'BRIEN

Killed in action on the 26th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19287    Private

James

O'NEILL

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11411    Private

Arthur

PARKER

Died of wounds on the 6th October 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Manchester Southern Cemeter

 

19067    Corporal

Henry Samuel

PASSCO

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

21760    Corporal

Samuel Frederick George

PASSCO

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21229    Private

Henry William

PEAKE

Died of wounds on the 29th September 1916

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

17984    Private

Herbert

PEMBERTON

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

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

25283    Private

Harold

PILLING

Killed in action on the 22nd November 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

10884    Private

George

PITT

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21718    Private

Robert

READMAN

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

10895    Private

Mark

RICHARDSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18349    Private

Charles Allen

RIGBY

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19225    Corporal

William Percy

ROBERTS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16620    Private

Joseph

ROTHERY

Died of wounds on the 4th October 1916

Rest in peace in Wimereux Communal Cemetery

 

10307    Private

Alfred

SCORE

Killed in action on the 29th September 1916

Rest in peace in Regina Trench Cemetery

 

22517    Lance Corporal

Fred

SHORTER

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

27648    Private

Isaac

SINGLETON

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22563   Private

Bert

SMITH

Died of wounds on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

Second Lieutenant

Ivan Percival Campbell

SORGE

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

Rest in peace in Etretat Churchyard

 

21534   Lance Corporal

James

STRINGER

Killed in action on the 15th September 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

11579    Private

John

SULLIVAN

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21939    Private

John Ashley

THORNE

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10984    Sergeant

William Conrad

UHRIG

Died of wounds on the 10th October 1916

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

5042    Sergeant

James Edward

WALKER

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21791    Private

William

WILSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

 

11786    Private

Ralph

YOUD

Killed in action on the 14th September 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

 

MEN SERVING IN AN OTHER UNIT

Lieutenant

Frederick Albert

RUPP

11th Border

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9376     Private

John Henry

SMAILES

33rd Trench Mortar Battery

Died of wounds on the 7th October 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery