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Brigades of the Royal Field Artillery

ROYAL FIELD ARTILLERY

 

II BRIGADE

6th Division

 

28 names

Second Lieutenant

Eric

APPLEBY

42nd Battery

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

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

Captain

James Wilfred

BATTERSBY, MC

53rd Battery

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

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

Lieutenant

Edmund William Montagu

BURROWS

42nd Battery

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

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

34415     Gunner

Martin

BYRNE

53rd Battery

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

35158     Fitter

Thomas

CARTER

21st Battery

Killed in action on the 9th October 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

42588     Sergeant

Ernest Albert

COLLINS

21st Battery

Killed in action on the 9th October 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

Captain

Cyril Noel

CORY

134th Battery

Killed in action on the 31st October 1916

Rest in peace in Citadel New Military Cemetery

19707     Driver

William

CRAIG

42nd Battery

Died of wounds on the 29th September 1916 - Age 42

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

93410     Gunner

Robert

CUMMINGS

42nd Battery

Killed in action on the 21st September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

95485     Driver

Thomas William

DAVIS

87th (Howitzers) Battery

Killed in action on the 8th November 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

13382     Gunner

John

DOYLE

53rd Battery

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

Second Lieutenant

Charles Walter Alexander

HALLIDAY

53rd Battery

Died of wounds on the 17th November 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

Second Lieutenant

Alexander Balfour

HARE

Killed in action on the 31st October 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Citadel New Military Cemetery

 

75363     Gunner

Peter

HENDERSON

87th (Howitzers) Battery

Died of wounds on the 27th October 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

Second Lieutenant

Eric Sutherland

HOARE

53rd Battery

Died of wounds on the 11th November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

Major

Hugh Ethelred McCarthy

INCE

53rd Battery

Killed in action on the 4th November 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

88306     Gunner

James

JACKSON

53rd Battery

Killed in action on the 21st October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

137877     Gunner

Frederick

JONES

21st Battery

Killed in action on the 8th October 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

93715     Bombardier

Edward

KALAHER

21st Battery

Killed in action on the 8th October 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

106446     Gunner

Richard Grant

MIDDLETON

21st Battery

Died of wounds on the 10th October 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

Second Lieutenant

George Herbert

MILTON

21st Battery

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

Rest in peace in Becourt Military Cemetery

68010     Sergeant

William Robert

NAPPIN

87th (Howitzers) Battery

Killed in action on the 8th October 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

Second Lieutenant

Stanley Robert

PITT, MC

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

57705     Bombardier

Alexander Dunlope

POPE, DCM

21st Battery

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

Second Lieutenant

Phillips Towler

READ

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

38199     Driver

Edmund

RUSSELL

87th (Howitzers) Battery

Died of wounds on the 8th November 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

62483     Gunner

Harry

TOWN

21st Battery

Killed in action on the 9th October 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Lancelot William

VALLANGE

21st Battery

Killed in action on the 31st October 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Citadel New Military Cemetery