BATTLE OF THE SOMME

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Signal Companies, Royal Engineers

ROYAL ENGINEERS

6th SIGNAL COMPANY

 

OPERATIONS OF THE 6th DIVISION - SOMME 1916

August : In front of Beaumont-Hamel.

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11th-28th September : Ginchy/Lesboeufs sector. Attack and taking of The Quadrilateral (15th-18th September). Capture of Lesboeufs on the 25th September.

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9th-20th October : Lesboeufs/Gueudecourt sector. Operations in front of Le Transloy.

 

5 names

46661    Pioneer

William

FITZSIMONS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23196    Lance Corporal

Daniel Albert

FOSTER

Died in service on the 1st October 1916

Rest in peace in St Pierre Cemetery

 

96628    Sapper

Herman

HENLEY

Died in service on the 28th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

28405    Sapper

Fredrick Henry

HOLLEY

Killed in action on the 16th September 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

 

 

77726    Driver

Edgar George

KETCHER

Died in service on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in St Pierre Cemetery