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104th MACHINE GUN COMPANY

 

35th Division

 

15th-18th July : Montauban / Bernafay Wood. In support of the 9th (Scottish) Division (Longueval/Delville Wood) and 18th (Eastern) Division (Trônes Wood).

18th-30th July : Trônes Wood sector. Attacks on Arrow Head Copse and Maltz Horn Farm.

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21st-26th August : South of Trônes Wood. Fighting for Falfemont Farm.

 

10 names

11651    Private

John

BRESLIN

Killed in action on the 21st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13712    Private

Benjamin Frederick

BRYAN

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13694    Private

Albert Edward

COBB

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4293    Private

John

JERVIS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

36818    Private

Francis

McMANUS

Killed in action on the 8th September 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

22889    Private

David

MORRIS

Died of wounds on the 30th August 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

13714    Private

Joseph

O'ROURKE

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3287    Private

James

SLOSS

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13212    Private

Jonathan

STEVENSON

Killed in action on the 22nd August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

 

14017    Private

Henry

WALLS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial