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The Queen's (Royal West Kent Regiment)

8th Battalion

THE QUEEN'S

(Royal West Surrey Regiment)

72nd Brigade / 24th Division

 

1st August : Near Meaulte.

10th-21st August : Tours in front line in front of Guillemont.

21st August : Attack on the quarry in front of Guillemont).

22nd August : Fricourt area.

25th August : West of Albert.

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31st August : Bernafay Wood.

1st-5th September : In front line in Delville Wood.

 

87 names

G/3087    Sergeant

Leonard

ARMSTRONG

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

G/24093    Private

Robert

ARMSTRONG

Killed in action on the 7th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/8023    Private

William Thomas

BAGNALL

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/2522    Lance Corporal

George Leonard

BAILEY

Killed in action on the 17th August 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

G/15313    Private

Henry

BARKER

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

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

G/2400    Sergeant

Frederick

BARNARD, MM

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/633    Private

John

BARNARD

Died of wounds on the 2nd September 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

G/1336    Private

Alfred

BARNES

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/2810    Sergeant

George

BLAKNEY

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5449    Private

George

BREEDEN

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

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

 

G/6116    Private

Daniel

BRISCOE

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

L/11296    Private

Edward Montague

BROOKS

Killed in action on the 11th August 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

G/6487    Private

Edwin William

BURVILL

Killed in action on the 4th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/3495    Private

Ernest Edward

CAUSH

Killed in action on the 13th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5808    Private

William

CLARK

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/3881    Private

George

COLSON

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

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

G/15334    Private

William Frank

COTTON

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 39

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5659    Private

Charles

COX

Died of wounds on the 14th August 1916

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

G/2497    Private

William

CRANHAM

Killed in action on the 4th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/6618    Company Sergeant Major

John

CROWHURST, MM

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

L/10908    Private

Robert Arthur

DEAKIN

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5662    Private

Leonard William

DEXTER

Died of wounds on the 27th August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

G/12369    Private

Bertie Frith

DINELLI

Killed in action on the 6th September 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

G/2839    Private

Harold

DRIVER

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/13283    Private

Arthur

FAIRCHILD

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/3032    Private

Frederick

FIELDER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/4292    Private

Harold Richard

FOWLER

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/7224    Private

Joseph John

FRY

Killed in action on the 4th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5976    Private

Ernest Alfred

GARDNER

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

G/150    Private

Edward Arthur

GOODEVE

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5100    Private

David William

GOODMAN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/6136    Private

James William

GOTOBED

Died of wounds on the 12th August 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

L/10947    Private

Albert William

GRANTHAM

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/6098    Sergeant

Charles

HALLETT

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

G/3068    Private

George

HAMMOND

Killed in action on the 11th August 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

G/8170    Private

Frederick John

HANSCOMBE

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/3081    Private

Cecil Hartley

HARGREAVES

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5907    Lance Corporal

John Rowland

HARTNUP, MM

Died of wounds on the 20th August 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

G/9160    Private

Arthur

HEY

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

G/15289    Private

Charles

HOARE

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

S/6842    Private

Philip

HOLLAND

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Ronald Herbert

HOOLE

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

John Lambert

HOPGOOD

Died of wounds on the 17th August 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

G/9199    Private

William Albert

INCHCOMB

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

G/2006    Private

Thomas Henry

JACKSON

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/2873    Sergeant

Arthur Edmund

KEMP

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

G/5608    Private

Charles

KEMP

Killed in action on the 5th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/2876    Private

Frederick William

KINGSFORD

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

Douglas William

LANE-NICHOLS, MC

Killed in action on the 20th August 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/9168    Private

Charles

LAWTON

Died of wounds on the 31st August 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

G/10511    Private

Charles Henry

LINN

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/6933    Private

Edwin Charles

LIPSCOMBE

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/2886    Private

Frederick Owen

LIVERMORE

Killed in action on the 13th August 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

G/4485    Private

Henry

LUCAS

Killed in action on the 17th August 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

G/6615    Private

George

LUFF

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/24280    Private

George

MARSHALL

Died of wounds on the 1st September 1916

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

G/3039    Private

James

NUNN

Killed in action on the 4th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

L/6993    Private

Michael

O'BRIEN

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5543    Private

Harry Joseph

PATMAN

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

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

G/5705    Private

Frederick Charles

PEARCE

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5897    Private

Alfred

POUND

Died of wounds on the 14th August 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Allan Wentworth

POWELL, DCM

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Citadel New Military Cemetery

 

G/4480    Private

William George

RICHARDSON

Killed in action on the 4th September 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/769    Private

George William

RUGMAN

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

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

G/1921    Private

Alfred Gregory

SANDERS

Died of wounds on the 13th August 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

G/2910    Private

William Ernest

SANDY

Killed in action on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/15286    Private

George William

SATCHWELL

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/5007    Private

Patrick

SHEENAN

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

L/9435    Lance Corporal

Bertie Gordon

SHORTER

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

G/15273    Private

Albert Edward

SHROVE

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

G/15275    Private

Edward Charles

SIDER

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/3492    Private

Edwin John

SIMMONS

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/15276    Private

Charles William

SIMONS

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/10522    Private

George Thomas

STONER

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

S/6839    Private

Abraham

SUMMERFIELD

Killed in action on the 1st September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/3315    Private

William

SUMMERFIELD

Killed in action on the 20th August 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

G/1758    Lance Corporal

Frederick

TUCKER

Killed in action on the 12th August 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

G/6046    Private

Charles

TULLETT

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/4612    Lance Corporal

Joseph

VERWYMEREN

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/12055    Private

Walter Clifford

WAIGHT

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

G/3126    Private

Jack

WARDLAW

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/15333    Private

William Campbell

WATKINS

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/7534    Private

Walter Francis

WILLCOCK

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

G/2756    Private

Edward Reginald

WOOD

Died of wounds on the 28th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in St Pierre Cemetery

 

G/1118    Sergeant

Thomas John

WOOD

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

G/5905    Private

George

WOODERSON

Died in service on the 15th August 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Carnoy Military Cemetery

 

Captain

Claud Humpston

WOOLLATT

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

MAN SERVING IN AN OTHER UNIT

 

Second Lieutenant

Arthur William Emmanuel

LONG

1st The Queen's

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

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension