BATTLE OF THE SOMME

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Light Trench Mortar Batteries

 

109th TRENCH MORTAR BATTERY

 

36th (Ulster) Division

 

OPERATIONS OF THE 36th (Ulster) DIVISION - SOMME 1916

1st July : Attack of Schwaben Redoubt and on the North bank of the Ancre River.

 

4 names

Captain

Eric Norman Frankland

BELL, VC

Detached from The 9th Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

1903    Rifleman

Samuel

McILROY

Detached from The 14th Royal Irish Rifles

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Connaught Cemetery

15627    Sergeant

John Reid

MOORE

Detached from The 14th Royal Irish Rifles

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Connaught Cemetery

 

15930    Rifleman

Francis Robert

SAMPSON

Detached from The 14th Royal Irish Rifles

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial