Red Cross Files: Flers

22nd-battalionThe following nineteen men of the 22nd Battalion were killed during the tour of duty to the front line at Flers in November 1916. Some of the men have WW1 Red Cross Files for the Wounded and Missing – click on the links to learn more of their fate, often from first hand accounts from their comrades.

Lest We Forget

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Regt No. Rank Name Init. Age Cause of Death Date of Death Country Cemetery / Memorial
1579 Private MOORE T J 26 Died of Wounds 05/11/16 France BERNAFAY WOOD BRITISH CEMETERY, MONTAUBAN
4541 Private SNEDDON L 22 Killed in Action 07/11/16 France VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL
Second Lieut. McCORMICK N W 27 Killed in Action 07/11/16 France A.I.F. BURIAL GROUND, FLERS
4466 Private HUTCHISON C H 34 Killed in Action 08/11/16 France VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL
634 L-Cpl McLEAN W R 21 Killed in Action 08/11/16 France VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL
4393 Private YOULDEN C Died of Wounds 11/11/16 France HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L’ABBE
2459 Private BISHOP A E 30 Killed in Action 12/11/16 France A.I.F. BURIAL GROUND, FLERS
3771 Private BENSLEY E H 26 Died of Wounds 12/11/16 France HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L’ABBE
879 Private PANK A 23 Killed in Action 13/11/16 France VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL
4767 Private McLACHLAN J J 26 Killed in Action 13/11/16 France VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL
3960 Private WEIR J J 20 Killed in Action 15/11/16 France A.I.F. BURIAL GROUND, FLERS
4765 Private McFARLANE T B 22 Killed in Action 15/11/16 France BULLS ROAD CEMETERY, FLERS
4780 Private QUINN A O 39 Killed in Action 15/11/16 France BULLS ROAD CEMETERY, FLERS
2356 L-Cpl QUINN A A 19 Died of Wounds 16/11/16 France HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L’ABBE
4137 Private HUMPHRIES W 28 Killed in Action 17/11/16 France A.I.F. BURIAL GROUND, FLERS
4730 Private JULIAN W C 19 Killed in Action 17/11/16 France A.I.F. BURIAL GROUND, FLERS
265 Private TURNER F 34 Killed in Action 17/11/16 France A.I.F. BURIAL GROUND, FLERS
830 Private HARDING F S 20 Died of Wounds 19/11/16 France HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L’ABBE
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Private

HAM

 

PHAIR

W F

 

H W

43

 

23

Died of Wounds

 

Died of Wounds

23/11/16

 

25/11/16

UK

 

France

 

BRISTOL (ARNOS VALE) CEMETERY

 

HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L’ABBE

 

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