Red Cross Files: Bois Grenier

22nd-battalionThe following twenty-five men of the 22nd Battalion died during the first half of 1916, predominately during the Battalion’s participation in the Bois Grenier sector of the Western Front. During this period only Pte Bell has WW1 Red Cross Files for the Wounded and Missing – click on his link to learn more of his fate, often from first hand accounts from their comrades.
Biographies are also provided for the men of the 5th/22nd, our focus group, that were killed during this period.

Lest We Forget

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Regt No. Rank Surname Init Age AWM Pic Cause of Death Date of Death Country Cemetery / Memorial
3473 Pte BOUYER E L W 24 No Suicide 14/01/16 Aust BOROONDARA GENERAL CEMETERY
1234 Pte JORDAN R J No Died of Wounds 15/04/16 Fra BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, NORD
273 L-Cpl WALLACE P A 23 No Died of Wounds 15/04/16 Fra BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, NORD
Capt. BUCKLEY H C 30 No Accident 27/04/16 Fra RUE-DAVID MILITARY CEMETERY, FLEURBAIX
825 Pte HALL G 19 Yes Died of Wounds 27/04/16 Fra BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, NORD
1784 Pte SANDERSON J W 23 No Killed in Action 28/04/16 Fra Y FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, BOIS-GRENIER
Lieut. KING J B 26 Yes Died of Wounds 05/05/16 Fra ERQUINGHEM-LYS CHURCHYARD EXTENSION
2302 Pte PATERSON J H 23 Yes Died of Wounds 03/06/16 Fra ERQUINGHEM-LYS CHURCHYARD EXTENSION
823 Pte GREENWOOD J H 37 No Died of Wounds 21/06/16 Fra BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, NORD
120 Pte BLACKLEY W 21 No Died of Wounds 23/06/16 Fra RATION FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, LA CHAPELLE-D’ARMENTIERES
2305 Pte PRIDHAM A T 25 No Died of Wounds 23/06/16 Fra RATION FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, LA CHAPELLE-D’ARMENTIERES
2306 Pte WHITE A 19 No Died of Wounds 23/06/16 Fra BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, NORD
498 L-Cpl WYETH G M 25 Yes Died of Wounds 23/06/16 Fra BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, NORD
503 Pte EVANS W R 24 No Died of Wounds 24/06/16 Fra BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, NORD
506 Pte HAMILTON J B 24 No Killed in Action 24/06/16 Fra RATION FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, LA CHAPELLE-D’ARMENTIERES
2339 Pte HOGAN M J 31 No Killed in Action 24/06/16 Fra RATION FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, LA CHAPELLE-D’ARMENTIERES
2340 Pte HOSKING H 30 Yes Killed in Action 24/06/16 Fra RATION FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, LA CHAPELLE-D’ARMENTIERES
1682 Pte CROWE H O L 21 Yes Killed in Action 25/06/16 Fra RATION FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, LA CHAPELLE-D’ARMENTIERES
Second Lieut. OLDFIELD L 25 No Died of Wounds 26/06/16 France BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, NORD
2237 Pte AUSTIN T 29 No Killed in Action 27/06/16 Fra RATION FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, LA CHAPELLE-D’ARMENTIERES
831 Pte HARLE J B 23 No Killed in Action 27/06/16 Fra RATION FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, LA CHAPELLE-D’ARMENTIERES
2121 Pte BELL E 23 No Killed in Action 30/06/16 Fra RATION FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, LA CHAPELLE-D’ARMENTIERES
2013 L-Cpl WYLIE D J 23 No Died of Wounds 01/07/16 Fra BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, NORD
502 Pte ELLIOTT C 23 Yes Killed in Action 02/07/16 Fra RATION FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, LA CHAPELLE-D’ARMENTIERES
4381 Cpl BRODIE J D 30 No Accident 15/07/16 UK PENICUIK CEMETERY

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