BATTLE OF THE SOMME

ROLL OF HONOUR

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The Queen's (Royal West Kent Regiment)

6th Battalion

THE QUEEN'S

(Royal West Surrey Regiment)

37th Brigade / 12th (Eastern) Division

 

Night of 1st-2nd July : In front line in front of Ovillers.

3rd July : Attack on Ovillers.

4th July : Donnet Post.

6th July : In front line in front of Ovillers.

9th July : Warloy-Baillon.

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25th July : Bouzincourt.

27th July : In front line North of Ovillers.

31st July : Martinsart Wood.

4th August : Attack and taking of a part of Ration Trench.

7th August : Martinsart Wood.

9th August : Bouzincourt.

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29th September : Fricourt area.

1st October : Gueudecourt sector (in support).

3rd October : Gueudecourt sector (in front line).

6th October : Gueudecourt sector (in support).

7th October : Attack on Rainbow Trench (in support then in front line).

9th October : Gueudecourt sector (in support).

11th October : Bernafay Wood area.

16th October : Montauban area.

20th October : Ribemont.

 

145 names

G/15438    Private

Thomas James

ALEXANDER

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/9263    Private

Henry James

ALLEN

Died of wounds on the 9th October 1916

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

G/8407    Private

Arthur

ALLISON

Killed in action on the 8th October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

G/15475    Private

William John

AMOS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/4957    Private

Richard

ANDREWS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 42

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

S/6907    Private

Arthur Edward

ANNETT

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/6563    Private

James Richard

AVENELL

Killed in action on the 6th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/4745    Private

George William

BAITRUM

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/15436    Private

William

BATES

Killed in action on the 28th July 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

G/15463    Private

James Ernest

BEANEY

Killed in action on the 8th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

L/10210    Private

Ernest Charles

BEARE

Died of wounds on the 23rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

G/6308    Private

Sydney

BOURNE

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/4913    Private

Charles Richard

BRAMPTON

Died of wounds on the 5th August 1916

Rest in peace in Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

G/8351    Private

John Edwin

BREWER

Died of wounds on the 14th October 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

L/11233    Private

George Henry

BROOKS

Died of wounds on the 27th July 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

G/1299    Private

Bertram E.

BROWN

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5522    Private

George

BROWN

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/107     Private

Sydney David

BRUFORD

Killed in action on the 5th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/564    Private

William

BUDD

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/4669    Private

Edward

BURREE

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5372    Private

Alfred Charles

CAMP

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

L/10688     Private

Charles John

CANE

Killed in action on the 7th October 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/2824    Lance Corporal

George Godfrey

CATT

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

L/11350     Private

Henry

CHAPMAN

Killed in action on the 6th October 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5028     Private

Robert

CHAPMAN

Killed in action on the 7th July 1916 - Age 35

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/569     Private

William Henry

CLARK

Killed in action on the 9th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/4287    Private

George Henry

CLAYDON

Died of wounds on the 10th July 1916

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

S/6350    Lance Corporal

George Frederick

COATES

Died of wounds on the 8th August 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

G/3594    Private

Henry Thomas

COLEMAN

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/56    Private

Arthur Robert Charles

CULVER

Died of wounds on the 21st August 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Bourne (St Thomas) Old Churchyard

 

L/10966    Private

Gerald St John

DE LA PERRELLE

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 17

Rest in peace in Ribemont Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

G/9    Private

Harold William

DEE

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/637    Private

Robert

DENNETT

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/5537    Private

Robert George Albert

DOEL

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/2294    Private

Walter Francis

ETHERINGTON

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

L/8988    Lance Corporal

John

EVANS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/5500    Private

Robert

FISHER

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Conrad William

FITCH

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

G/15500    Private

John E.

FITZGERALD

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

L/11130    Private

Arthur Leonard

FOSTER

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/9175    Private

James

FRANKLIN

Killed in action on the 5th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

L/11097    Private

Robert William

FROST

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/16    Corporal

Frederick

FRY

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

G/15498    Private

Frederick

FRY

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/662    Lance Corporal

Victor

GALLOWAY

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

L/9633    Lance Corporal

Christopher

GARRATT

Died of wounds on the 5th July 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

G/66    Private

William

GARTON

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

L/11210    Private

John Henry

GIBBS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/388    Private

Sidney James

GIBBS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

L/15466    Private

Thomas William

GOWING

Died of wounds on the 4th October 1916

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Clifford Sheppard

HALL

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

G/583    Private

Frederick John

HALL

Killed in action on the 8th July 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

L/10696    Private

Charles Wentworth

HARLEY

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/202    Private

John

HARRIS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/1070    Private

Frederick

HAWKINS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/801    Private

William

HEATON

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/1322    Private

Frederick

HEMSLEY

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/1565    Private

Gordon William

HILLS

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/617    Private

Thomas

HIZZEY

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

G/356   Private

George Stephen

HOLLAND, DCM

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

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

G/7532    Private

William

HOLMAN

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/8224    Private

Herbert

HOUGHTON

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/15842    Private

George Henry

HOWARD

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/34    Private

Michael Joseph

HYLAND

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/74    Private

William

INKPEN

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5353    Private

William

JENNINGS

Killed in action on the 4th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

L/10932    Private

Alfred George

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/3157    Private

George

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

L/11083    Private

William Frederick

JONES

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/4148    Private

Sidney Richard

KEDGE

Killed in action on the 8th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/687    Private

James Edward

KIELY

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

L/10288    Lance Corporal

Charles William

KING

Died of wounds on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Hampstead Cemetery

 

G/15453    Private

Thomas Henry Charles

KING, served as Albert ARNOLD

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/12519    Private

Horace Baxter

KNAPP

Killed in action on the 8th October 1916

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

 

G/763    Private

Ivan

KNAPP

Killed in action on the 27th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

L/9804   Lance Corporal

Henry Leslie

LAKE

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

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

 

G/488    Private

Frederick James

LAWRENCE

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/15476    Private

Alexander William

LEWIS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/919    Private

Alfred

LINEGAR

Died of wounds on the 14th August 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

L/10762    Private

Robert Bruce

LOWE

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

G/3993    Private

Albert Edward

MANTON

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/207    Private

Thomas R.

MARSHALL

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/825    Private

Frederick James

MATTHEWS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

L/6569    Private

Frederick George

MAY

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/64    Private

George

McARTHUR

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

L/10761    Private

Thomas

McCARTHY

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/139    Private

Henry

NEWLAND

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/546    Sergeant

Horace Reginald

NUNN

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/1087    Private

Henry

OCKENDEN

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/5784    Private

Charles Frederick

OLDEN

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

L/11228    Private

William

PASKELL

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/2259    Private

Albert

PEPPER

Killed in action on the 4th August 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

L/10134    Sergeant

Arthur

PHILLIPS

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

L/11050     Private

Charles

PLIMMER

Detached from The 2nd Royal Fusiliers

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

G/5921    Lance Corporal

Leonard Charles

POOLE

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/8167    Private

Percy James

PORRETT

Killed in action on the 9th October 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/9086     Private

Richard

POWLEY

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/12501     Private

Herbert Cecil

PUTTICK

Killed in action on the 4th August 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

S/6994    Private

George S.

ROBINSON

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/646    Private

Lionel Alfred

ROSE

Killed in action on the 30th July 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

G/9083     Private

William Frederick

ROWE

Killed in action on the 9th August 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

Captain

Ralph Baillie

RUTHERFORD

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

L/6834    Private

William George

SANGER

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/843     Corporal

John George

SCALES

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/658    Private

Alfred

SEARLE

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/7755    Private

William Edward

SHORROCKS

Died of wounds on the 8th July 1916

Rest in peace in Millencourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

G/789    Corporal

Frederick Charles

SIMMONS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/2384    Private

James Henry

SKINNER

Died of wounds on the 8th August 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

G/127    Sergeant

Henry Walter

SMITH

Died of wounds on the 5th July 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Daours Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

G/1054    Private

Richard Harry

SMITH

Killed in action on the 4th October 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/744    Private

Thomas John

SMITH

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/8164    Private

George Frederick

SPENCER

Killed in action on the 5th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/13    Corporal

Edward Charles

SPICER

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/1694     Lance Corporal

James Charles

STAPLEY

Killed in action on the 5th August 1916 - Age 46

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/15468    Private

George

STEBBINGS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

L/9385    Lance Corporal

Albert Edward

STIFF

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

L/11217    Private

William Charles

STOCKLEY

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/878    Private

St Thomas

STOVOLD

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

S/5624     Corporal

Robert George

STRICKLAND

Killed in action on the 4th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5181    Private

William

SULLIVAN

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5066    Private

John Sidney

TASKER

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/972    Corporal

George Edward

TEBBY

Died of wounds on the 8th August 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

G/4577    Private

Richard Charles

THOMAS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/24247     Private

John

TIPPING

Killed in action on the 9th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/663    Private

Harry Thomas Richard

TOWNSEND

Died of wounds on the 8th July 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

G/319    Private

Charles

TRUSSLER

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/4207    Private

Charles Munro

TUTT

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/5243    Private

William James

TWIGG

Died of wounds on the 4th July 1916

Rest in peace in Daours Communal Cemetery Extension

 

G/1113    Private

George

WALKER

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/15469    Lance Corporal

Norman Vincent Patrick

WALLER

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/6757    Private

Harry

WARBOYS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Walter John

WARRELL-BOWRING

Killed in action on the 29th July 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

G/776    Private

Charles

WARREN

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

G/5255    Private

William James Ellis

WATERER

Died of wounds on the 14th July 1916

Rest in peace in Mont-Huon Military Cemetery

 

G/267    Corporal

John

WATERS, served as WARNER

Died of wounds on the 5th August 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

S/6767    Private

Harry

WEBB

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/385    Sergeant

James Henry

WELLS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

G/1071    Lance Corporal

John Angus

WEST

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/404    Private

James

WHITE

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/4542     Lance Corporal

Charles Henry

WHITEHOUSE

Killed in action on the 4th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/666    Private

Alfred

WHITMORE

Died of wounds on the 7th October 1916 - Age 45

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

L/10987    Private

William

WOOD

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

Captain

Edmund

WRIGHT

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 49

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

L/11255    Private

Thomas George Orchard

YELDHAM

Died of wounds on the 8th July 1916 - Age 16

Rest in peace in Millencourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

 

G/572    Private

Eustace

YOUNG

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

 

MAN SERVING IN AN OTHER UNIT

 

Lieutenant

John Eadred

TOLLEMACHE

8th The Queen's

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Citadel New Military Cemetery