BATTLE OF THE SOMME

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Sherwood Foresters

1/6th Battalion

SHERWOOD FORESTERS

139th Brigade / 46th (North Midland) Division

 

1st July : Attack of the Gommecourt Salient (in support).

 

40 names

1443   Corporal

Tom

ALLCOCK

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2192   Private

Leonard

ALLEN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

1804  Lance Corporal

Samuel Henry

BAGSHAW

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

2183  Private

William Leopold

BARKER

Died of wounds on the 10th July 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Etretat Churchyard

 

3976   Private

William

BERRIDGE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3985  Private

Alfred

BRADY

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1681  Private

George

BYFLEET

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery

 

240022  Sergeant

William

CARLINE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4465   Private

William

CARTER

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

2383  Private

Charles

DEPLEDGE

Killed in action on the 5th July 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery

 

4308  Private

Harry

FAIRBROTHER

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3293  Private

Leonard

FORD

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

2251  Lance Corporal

George Fletcher

GIBBONS

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Gommecourt Wood New Cemetery

 

158  Company Sergeant Major

William

GODDARD, MM

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

4644  Private

Walter

GREEN

Died of wounds on the 5th July 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Le Treport Military Cemetery

 

4498  Private

James

HALL

Died of wounds on the 13th July 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Mont Huon Military Cemetery

 

4426  Private

Phillip J. Repton

HARRISON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4534  Private

Joseph Harry

HAYES

Died of wounds on the 6th July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Le Treport Military Cemetery

 

2732  Private

Herbert

HEALEY

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

241040  Private

John William

HOOK

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3918  Private

Harry

JACKSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Eric Maitland

JELLICOE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

240060  Corporal

Luther

JOHNSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3204  Private

William

LEVERTON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2052  Private

Walter Francis Joseph

MURPHY

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

Rest in peace in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery

 

2211  Lance Sergeant

George

NADEN

Killed in action on the 23rd June 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

1405  Private

George Frank Phillips

NADEN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

4626  Private

William Herbert

PEARSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

2315  Corporal

Charles Richard

PELL

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

Rest in peace in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery

 

1713  Private

George Raymond

PRATLEY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

Frank Bradbury

ROBINSON

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

Rest in peace in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery

 

2206  Lance Sergeant

Sidney

SHARMAN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1853  Private

Charles Gordon

SHAW

Died of wounds on the 7th July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Chesterfield (Christ Church) Churchyard

 

3643  Private

William

SHAW

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3581  Private

F.

SHELDON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

2010  Private

T.

SIDEBOTTOM

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Herbert

SIMPSON

Died of wounds on the 7th July 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

2841  Private

James A. Stanley

SPENCER

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3842  Private

William

TOMLINSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery

 

 

 

Lieutenant

Ronald Duncan

WHEATCROFT

Died of wounds on the 2nd July 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery