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South Staffordshire Regiment

7th Battalion

SOUTH STAFFORDSHIRE REGIMENT

33rd Brigade / 11th (Northern) Division

 

6th-16th September : Tours in line in Thiepval sector.

17th-22nd September : Ovillers sector.

26th-30th September : In action in Midway Line, Hessian Trench and Zollern Trench.

Late November : Ancre Sector.

 

102 names

16469   Private

David

ALLEN

Killed in action on the 27th November 1916

Rest in peace in Ancre British Cemetery

 

17701   Private

Edwin

ALLEN

Killed in action on the 25th November 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

8446   Lance Corporal

Herbert

ALLEN

Killed in action on the 30th September 1916

Rest in peace in Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery

 

14635   Sergeant

Victor

AMES

Killed in action on the 26th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12008   Private

George Ernest

BAKER

Died of wounds on the 28th September 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

10819   Private

Alfred

BALL

Died of wounds on the 10th December 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Birmingham (Witton) Cemetery

 

17489   Private

Frederick

BARNETT

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

18208   Private

Joseph

BATTISSON

Died of wounds on the 4th October 1916 - Age 41

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

9944   Private

Samuel Isaac

BAYNES

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17409   Sergeant

Noah

BEASLEY

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17215   Private

John Henry

BEDDOWS

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

15498   Private

William

BENTLEY

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17214   Private

William

BICKLEY

Died of wounds on the 1st October 1916 - Age 39

Rest in peace in Etretat Churchyard

 

17664   Sergeant

William Porter

BIRCH

Killed in action on the 21st November 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

10589   Corporal

Arthur Calvert

BLEASDALE

Killed in action on the 27th November 1916

Rest in peace in Ancre British Cemetery

 

17748   Private

Albert

BLUNDELL

Killed in action on the 27th November 1916 - Age 37

Rest in peace in Ancre British Cemetery

 

15121   Private

Wilfred

BROWN

Killed in action on the 28th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15094   Corporal

Arthur Leslie

BURROWS

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9320   Private

Arthur

BURTON

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

Second Lieutenant

Julian

BUSSY

Killed in action on the 20th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18538   Private

William Thomas

BYFIELD

Died of wounds on the 25th November 1916 - Age 37

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

18967   Private

Ernest John

CHALLONER

Killed in action on the 30th September 1916

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Sidney George

CHAPMAN

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

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

Captain

Edward Charles

CHRISTIAN

Killed in action on the 11th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

9915   Sergeant

Frederick William

CLAY

Killed in action on the 30th September 1916

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

16461   Private

Henry

COLLINS

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916 - Age 46

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

9765   Private

Joseph

COOPER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9256   Private

John

DAVIES

Died of wounds on the 2nd October 1916 - Age 42

Rest in peace in Wolverhampton Borough Cemetery

 

18287   Private

George

DIXON

Killed in action on the 30th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10300   Corporal

Charles Thomas

DREW

Killed in action on the 28th September 1916

Rest in peace in Regina Trench Cemetery

 

17787   Private

John

DUFFIELD

Died of wounds on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

12669   Private

Arthur John

DYER

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17831   Private

Samuel

EDWARDS

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17413   Lance Corporal

Harry

FAIRBROTHER

Killed in action on the 26th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19583   Lance Corporal

Thomas

FAIRFIELD

Killed in action on the 24th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9807    Private

Michael

FALLON

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17517    Private

John

FERGUSON

Killed in action on the 28th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13246   Private

Israel

FLETCHER

Died of wounds on the 1st December 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

11625   Private

William Joseph

GAMSTON

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9894   Private

Albert

GOODE

Died of wounds on the 1st October 1916

Rest in peace in Walsall (Bloxwich) Cemetery

 

12740   Corporal

Alfred

HANCOCK

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9899   Private

John

HARVEY

Died of wounds on the 6th October 1916

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

9249   Private

Fredrick

HATTERSLEY

Died of wounds on the 1st October 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

40198   Private

John Roundell

HAWORTH

Killed in action on the 21st November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17294   Private

William

HOLT

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916

Rest in peace in Queen's Cemetery, Bucquoy

 

17695   Private

Albert

HUGHES

Died of wounds on the 1st October 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

9930   Private

Benjamin

JACKSON

Died of wounds on the 28th November 1916

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

9099   Corporal

James Edward

JENKINS

Killed in action on the 30th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

40171   Private

Edward

JONES

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

Rest in peace in Ancre British Cemetery

 

40199   Private

George

JONES

Died of wounds on the 29th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

11218   Corporal

Frederick

KEBER

Died of wounds on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

18911   Private

Richard

KENDALL

Killed in action on the 28th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11247   Private

Albert William

LANE

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Rest in peace in Regina Trench Cemetery

 

18411   Lance Corporal

Job

LAWLEY

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

10442   Private

George

LEARY

Killed in action on the 21st November 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11420   Private

Ernest Edgar

LEE

Killed in action on the 30th September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8950   Lance Corporal

James

LEECH

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16837   Private

Harry

MAIDEN

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9964   Private

George

MILLWARD

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9415   Private

Arthur

MORETON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17792   Private

Rupert

NEWBURY

Killed in action on the 30th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17485   Private

Bertie

NORGROVE

Killed in action on the 30th September 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17491   Private

George

OLIVER

Died of wounds on the 30th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15185   Private

Leonard

ORGAN

Died of wounds on the 11th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

17773   Private

Levi

PASCALL

Died of wounds on the 30th November 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

11943   Private

Edward

PAYNE

Died of wounds on the 3rd October 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

12989   Lance Corporal

William

PETTY

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Mill Road Cemetery

 

16993   Private

William Alfred

PHILLIPS

Killed in action on the 21st November 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17002   Private

James

PHIPPS

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17340   Private

Daniel

PLANT

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

Rest in peace in Lonsdale Cemetery

 

9133   Private

Samuel

POWELL

Died of wounds on the 29th October 1916

Rest in peace in Mont-Huon Military Cemetery

 

16869   Private

Arthur

PRICE

Killed in action on the 30th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16802   Private

John

PRICE

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

14829   Private

Leonard William

PUGH

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

11628   Private

George

ROCHELLE

Killed in action on the 30th September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18508   Private

Harold

RUDGE

Killed in action on the 29th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18083   Private

J.T.

RUSHTON

Died of wounds on the 28th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

9736   Private

John

RUSSELL

Killed in action on the 21st November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18417   Private

John

SANDLES

Died of wounds on the 26th November 1916 - Age 43

Rest in peace in Hamel Military Cemetery

 

17391   Lance Corporal

George Thomas

SHEPHERD

Killed in action on the 23rd November 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

8195   Private

George Francis

SMALLWOOD

Killed in action on the 28th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Regina Trench Cemetery

 

16757   Private

James

SMITH

Killed in action on the 24th November 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23180   Private

Percy

SMITH

Died of wounds on the 28th November 1916

Rest in peace in Varennes Military Cemetery

 

19360   Private

Peter

SMITH

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17593   Private

Albert

STEELE

Killed in action on the 27th November 1916

Rest in peace in Ancre British Cemetery

 

9809   Private

Frank

STREET

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

25034   Private

David Thomas

SULEY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9552   Private

George

SUTTON

Killed in action on the 21st November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10252   Private

Arthur

TAYLOR

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16994   Private

Joseph Thomas

TAYLOR

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

12343   Private

Francis

TILL

Died of wounds on the 30th September 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

9891   Lance Sergeant

Joseph Leonard

TUCK

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

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n1

 

18723   Private

Harry

TURNER

Died of wounds on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

17784   Private

William

TURNER

Killed in action on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

15131   Private

Alfred

WALTERS

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9673   Private

Thomas

WARD

Died of wounds on the 21st November 1916

Rest in peace in Hamel Military Cemetery

 

6037   Private

John Ernest Griffin

WARRENDER

Died of wounds on the 2nd October 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

16638   Corporal

John William

WOODHOUSE

Killed in action on the 27th November 1916

Rest in peace in Ancre British Cemetery

 

Captain

Harold Paul

WORCESTER

Killed in action on the 10th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

9876   Private

Samuel

WRIGHT

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16578   Private

Joseph

WYKE

Died of wounds on the 29th September 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

18395   Corporal

Enoch Harry

YORK

Killed in action on the 27th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial