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North Staffordshire Regiment

9th Battalion

Prince of Wales's

(NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE REGIMENT)

Pioneers of the 37th Division

 

July : Works in Albert, Becourt, Contalmaison, Pozieres areas.

Late July - Mid August : Works in Mametz Wood and Bazentin-le Petit Wood sectors.

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November : Beaumont-Hamel / Beaucourt sectors.

 

38 names

15258    Private

David

AMOS

Killed in action on the 21st November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11009    Private

Arthur

ASTLES

Killed in action on the 13th August 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

16949    Private

Ernest

AULT

Died of wounds on the 12th August 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

13371    Private

Henry

AUSTIN

Killed in action on the 24th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22379    Private

William

AUSTIN

Killed in action on the 10th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16367    Private

John

BARCROFT

Killed in action on the 28th July 1916

Rest in peace in Bapaume Post Military Cemetery

 

13601    Private

Frederick James

BLURTON

Died of wounds on the 1st August 1916

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

13267    Private

Alfred

BOUGH

Killed in action on the 12th  July 1916

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

11593    Private

Harvey

BROWN

Died of wounds on the 9th July 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

16222    Private

William James

BROWN

Died of wounds on the 15th August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

12108    Private

Herbert

CORBISHLEY

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

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

14244    Lance Sergeant

George Arthur

CROKER

Killed in action on the 12th  July 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

14807    Private

James

ELSBY

Died of wounds on the 1st December 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Mailly Wood Cemetery

 

14282    Private

Tom

FERNEYHOUGH

Killed in action on the 13th August 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

18576    Private

John

FOX

Killed in action on the 13th August 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

12135    Private

James H.

GATER

Killed in action on the 13th August 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

12142    Private

Alfred

GLOVER

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12140    Private

Benjamin

GOLDSTRAW

Killed in action on the 13th August 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

12337    Private

Alfred

GREEN

Killed in action on the 24th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12903    Private

William

GREPP

Killed in action on the 10th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11223    Private

Edward

HAMILTON

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Gerald

HARMER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9781    Private

Leonard Joseph

HARRATT

Died in service on the 20th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13087    Private

Richard

HAWKINS

Died of wounds on the 14th August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Daours Communal Cemetery Extension

 

15397    Private

Alexander

HENDERSON

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13595    Private

George

HOUGH

Killed in action on the 24th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12197    Private

John

NIXON

Killed in action on the 25th November 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Beaumont-Hamel British Cemetery

 

9344    Private

James

PINDER

Died in service on the 21st July 1916

Rest in peace in Millencourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

16186    Private

William Henry

POVEY

Killed in action on the 1st August 1916

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

13356    Private

Frederick

ROWLEY

Killed in action on the 2nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12384    Private

Albert Edward

RUSHWORTH

Killed in action on the 1st August 1916

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

16102    Private

William

SAUNDERS

Died of wounds on the 14th July 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

9650    Private

Joseph

SIMPSON

Killed in action on the 25th November 1916

Rest in peace in Beaumont-Hamel British Cemetery

 

17383    Private

William

STUBBS

Died of wounds on the 10th August 1916 - Age 39

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

9977    Sergeant

George Craddock

TAYLOR

Killed in action on the 13th August 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

12262    Private

James

TURNER

Killed in action on the 13th August 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

12270    Private

R.

WILLIAMS

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

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

 

 

9195    Sergeant

George

YOUNG, MM

Died of wounds on the 14th August 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

 

MAN SERVING IN AN OTHER UNIT

 

Second Lieutenant

Mowbray Mitcalfe

ROBERTSON

1st North Staffordshire

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery