BATTLE OF THE SOMME

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Signal Companies, Royal Engineers

ROYAL ENGINEERS

18th SIGNAL COMPANY

 

OPERATIONS OF THE 18th (Eastern) DIVISION - SOMME 1916

1st-7th July : Attack and operations West and North-West of Montauban.

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13th-17th July : Trônes Wood operations. Capture of Trônes Wood on the 14th July.

19th July-21st July : Longueval/Delville Wood (only 53rd Brigade).

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23rd September-7th October : Thiepval operations. Capture of Thiepval on the 26th September. Fight for Schwaben Redoubt.

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17th October / November : Courcelette / Mouquet Farm sector sector. Attack of Desire Trench on the 18th November.

 

3 names

60954    Driver

William

CLUFF

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Rest in peace in Suzanne Military Cemetery n°3

 

47804    Pioneer

Frank Albert

DICKENSON

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

43894    Sapper

Herbert James

SMITH

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial