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Royal Welsh Fusiliers

9th Battalion

ROYAL WELSH FUSILIERS

58th Brigade / 19th (Western) Division

 

1st July : Tara-Usna Line.

2nd-3rd July : Attack on La Boisselle.

4th July : Tara-Usna Line.

7th July : In reserve during the advance on Contalmaison.

21st July : Mametz Wood.

23rd July : Bazentin-le-Petit.

Early October : Tours in line in Hebuterne sector.

18th October/13th November : Tours in line in Hessian Trench and Regina Trench with periods in reserve at Ovillers Post.

 

117 names

46242   Corporal

Francis

ALLEN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16531   Private

George

ATHERTON

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916

Rest in peace in Regina Trench Cemetery

 

54194   Private

Thomas John

BAKER

Killed in action on the 4th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

33425   Private

John Henry

BARLOW

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

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n2

 

Second Lieutenant

George

BARTLE

Killed in action on the 2nd November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19314   Private

John Henry

BATTERSBY

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

13452   Private

Harold

BITHELL

Killed in action on the 20th November 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

31943   Private

Thomas

BLAKE

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

31500   Private

John

BLOOR

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22111   Private

Henry William

BOLTON

Killed in action on the 20th November 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

37056   Private

Henry

BOWLEY

Killed in action on the 5th September 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Extension

Served probably in an other unit

36423   Private

John

BRADLEY

Killed in action on the 20th November 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

29845   Private

Morris Patrick

BRENNAN

Killed in action on the 20th November 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11751   Private

Benjamin

BRETTELL

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

46261   Private

Henry Glendinning

BROWN

Killed in action on the 2nd November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

54278   Private

James

CARR

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16498   Private

William

CASWELL

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

36065   Private

Albert Samuel

CHAMPION

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

31035   Private

Walter

CLAYTON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15788   Lance Corporal

Robert

CONNAH

Killed in action on the 20th November 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24195   Private

Frederick

COOPER

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

14747   Private

Daniel

CULLEN

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9006   Corporal

Horace

DAVENPORT

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

36281   Private

Benjamin Hershall

DAVIES

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12933   Private

Edward

DAVIES

Died on the 15th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Holt (St Chad) Churchyard

 

19177   Private

John Evan

DAVIES

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13736   Corporal

Thomas

DAVIES

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13716   Private

Thomas R.

DAVIES

Died of wounds on the 21st November 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

13565   Lance Corporal

William Herbert

DAVIES

Died of wounds on the 5th July 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

31831   Lance Corporal

Richard

DEVINE

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

46243   Lance Corporal

Thomas

DIXON

Died of wounds on the 6th July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Becourt Military Cemetery

 

29013   Private

John

DONOVAN

Died of wounds on the 5th November 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

16504   Private

Edward

EDWARDS

Died of wounds on the 11th July 1916

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

 

46231   Private

Richard

EDWARDS

Died in service on the 27th November 1916

Rest in peace in Le Meillard Communal Cemetery

 

23129   Private

William

EMERY

Killed in action on the 29th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8439   Sergeant

Charles

EVANS

Died of wounds on the 3rd November 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension

 

37306   Private

Joseph Lloyd

EVANS

Killed in action on the 21st November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12866   Private

Thomas

EVANS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12763   Private

William

FELLOWS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11995   Private

Frank

GODSELL

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

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery N2

 

12854   Sergeant

Hubert

GOLDSBY, MM

Killed in action on the 27th July 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24188   Private

Alfred

GREEN

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916

Rest in peace in Cerisy-Gailly French National Cemetery

 

23919    Private

James Henry

GROVES

Died of wounds on the 9th July 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Wimereux Communal Cemetery

 

33018    Private

James Edward

HARDON

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

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

33004   Private

Caleb John

HARDY

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13164   Private

Thomas

HARRIES

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13423   Private

William Evan

HARRIS

Killed in action on the 30th July 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Knightsbridge Cemetery

 

29590   Lance Corporal

Charles Percival

HARROP

Killed in action on the 27th October 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13706   Private

Frederick

HILL

Killed in action on the 7th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13325   Lance Corporal

Thomas

HOOPER, MM

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13376   Private

Albert

HORSEMAN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16519   Private

Thomas

HOWELLS

Killed in action on the 20th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10253   Lance Corporal

Evan Griffith

HUGHES

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

John Gwilym

HUGHES

Killed in action on the 3rd November 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension

 

15817   Private

Richard

HUGHES

Killed in action on the 17th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13198   Lance Corporal

Thomas John

HUGHES

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24280   Private

Walter Edward

JENKINS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

31421   Private

David

JONES

Killed in action on the 27th October 1916

Rest in peace in Regina Trench Cemetery

 

Captain

Ernest Kerrison

JONES

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

54320   Lance Corporal

Evan Owen

JONES

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

36403   Private

George Henry

JONES

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13717   Private

Isaiah

JONES

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

37963   Lance Corporal

John Gower

JONES

Died of wounds on the 5th November 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

33105   Private

Owen Elias

JONES

Killed in action on the 22nd July 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

13664   Sergeant

William

JONES

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

54563   Private

William David

JONES

Killed in action on the 28th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13400   Private

Patrick

JORDAN

Died of wounds on the 15th November 1916 - Age 40

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

16712   Private

Fred

KEELING

Killed in action on the 30th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

31997   Private

Robert Thomas

KINGSBURY

Killed in action on the 20th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5524   Lance Corporal

Joseph Edward

KIRBY

Died of wounds on the 24th July 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

Lieutenant

Charles Gilbert

LAWES

Killed in action on the 27th October 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

29867   Private

William Laviers

LEE

Killed in action on the 26th Otober 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Regina Trench Cemetery

 

13685   Lance Corporal

Benjamin

LEWIS

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

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

12957   Lance Corporal

Joseph

LEWIS

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

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

46248   Lance Corporal

Thomas

LITTLE

Died of wounds on the 30th October 1916

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

54329   Private

William Jessie

LLOYD

Died of wounds on the 13th November 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

24919   Lance Corporal

Thomas Mansell

MASON

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

46212   Private

William

MASSEY

Died of wounds on the 8th July 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Charles Duncan

McCAMMON

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

7048   Sergeant

Frederick

MOORE

Killed in action on the 24th July 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

39291   Private

James

MOTTRAM

Killed in action on the 22nd July 1916

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

6789   Sergeant

Henry

PALMER

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 34

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

37978   Private

Charles Butt

PENLINGTON

Killed in action on the 2nd November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8069   Sergeant

Ernest

POXON

Killed in action on the 23rd July 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16332   Private

David William

PRITCHARD

Killed in action on the 7th July 1916

Rest in peace in Gordon Dump Cemetery

 

54344   Private

Albert Edward

PUCKETT

Killed in action on the 20th October 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Blighty Valley Cemetery

 

13708   Private

Harry

RADFORD

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

19976   Private

Lewis Thomas

REES

Died of wounds on the 7th July 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

23907   Private

Albert

ROBERTS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

Lieutenant

Cadwaladr Glyn

ROBERTS

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

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

11683   Private

James Harrison

ROBERTS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 35

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3670   Private

John

ROBERTS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13033   Private

Robert

ROBERTS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

31871   Private

William

ROBERTS

Killed in action on the 7th July 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

33489   Private

Alfred

RYDER

Died of wounds on the 9th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12497   Lance Corporal

Albert Victor

SPILLER

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

Rest in peace in Pozieres British Cemetery

 

23118   Lance Corporal

Samuel Percy

SPILSBURY

Killed in action on the 7th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

31112   Private

Samuel

STEVENS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13094   Lance Corporal

James

TAYLOR

Killed in action on the 7th July 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5590   Private

Arthur

THOMAS

Died of wounds on the 1st August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

37952   Corporal

Howell

THOMAS

Killed in action on the 30th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23942   Private

John

THORNTON

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14517   Private

Ernest

TOMLINSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13208   Corporal

William H.

TUCKER

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16395   Private

Henry Morgan

VENNER

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5268   Private

Harry

VOWLES

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11672   Sergeant

Arthur

WARD

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15939   Corporal

Charles

WEST

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

13302   Private

Joseph

WHITLEY

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916

Rest in peace in Regina Trench Cemetery

 

36054   Private

Edward

WILLIAMS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11966   Private

Glyn

WILLIAMS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13570   Sergeant

Herbert

WILLIAMS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24633   Private

John Henry

WILLIAMS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13282   Sergeant

John Richard

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 25th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13727   Private

Thomas

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23115   Private

Thomas Edward

WILLIAMS

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13569   Private

William

WILLMOTT

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial