BATTLE OF THE SOMME

ROLL OF HONOUR

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3rd GUARDS

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3rd Guards Brigade / Guards Division

 

OPERATIONS OF THE GUARDS DIVISION - SOMME 1916

August : In front of Beaumont-Hamel.

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10th-28th September : Ginchy sector. Operations towards Lesboeufs. Capture of Lesboeufs on the 25th September.

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November : Lesboeufs-Gueudecourt sector.

 

3 names

17275     Private

David

JOLLY

Detached from The Scots Guards

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in A.I.F. Burial Ground

9876    Lance Corporal

Thomas

SMITH

Detached from The 2nd Scots Guards

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in AIF Burial Ground

Second Lieutenant

George Marquand

TRUSS

Detached from The 2nd Scots Guards

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

Rest in peace in Carnoy Military Cemetery