BATTLE OF THE SOMME

ROLL OF HONOUR

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Signal Companies, Royal Engineers

ROYAL ENGINEERS

51st SIGNAL COMPANY

 

OPERATIONS OF THE 51st (Highland) DIVISION - SOMME 1916

21st July - 6th August : High Wood.

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Early October - Mid October : Heburterne sector.

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Mid-October - 18th November : Auchonvillers sector. Attack and capture of Beaumont-Hamel on the 13th November.

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Late November : Courcelette sector.

 

5 names

525    Sergeant

John Hunter

CAMPBELL

Died of wounds on the 22nd July 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

360    Sapper

John

COLQUHOUN

Killed in action on the 8th October 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Louvencourt Military Cemetery

 

406420    Sapper

James

FYFE

Killed in action on the 23rd July 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

813    Sapper

Kenneth

LIVINGSTON

Killed in action on the 22nd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

 

399    Sapper

James

MACKIE

Killed in action on the 23rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial