DELVILLE WOOD

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ARRAS MEMORIAL

Pas-de-Calais, France

13 men of the 1st SAI.

Bay 10

 

Private

George BROOKS

Died on the 19th March 1917.

 

Private

Phillip Russell HARDING

Son of the Late Russell Amos Harding and Rose Caroline Harding (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 9th April 1917. Age 19.

 

Lance Corporal

George William HEDGES

Son of William and Harriet Hedges (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Wounded in Delville Wood on the 17th July 1916.

Missing in action on the 27th February 1917. Age 24.

 

Second Lieutenant

Francis KING

Only son of James Francis King, of Bedford, England, and Alexandrina Louisa King, of Rondbosch, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Mentioned in despatches.

Killed in action on the 12th April 1917. Age 22.

 

Private

Charles Edward LANE

Son of Henry James and Isabel Elizabeth Lane (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 8th April 1917. Age 29.

 

Sergeant

Frederick Malcolm MCKNEE

Only son of the late Henry and Mary McKnee (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 12th April 1917. Age 27.

 

Private

Charles Scott MILNE

Son of Ida Milne, of Highgate, Cambridge, Cape Province, and the late Charles Milne (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 10th January 1917. Age 20.

 

Private

Paul Michael POTGIETER

Served as DE KOCK PM. Son of H.J. Potgieter (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 12th April 1917. Age 17.

 

Private

Norman Cameron PURDON

Wounded in Delville Wood on the 15th July 1916.

Killed in action on the 12th April 1917.

 

Private

James ROSS

Killed in action on the 15th February 1917.

 

Private

Arthur John RUMBLE

Son of Mrs M. Rumble, of Greenwood, Lansdowne Rd, Claremont, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 12th April 1917. Age 19.

 

Private

Richard Oberbeek SANDILANDS

Son of Richard and Agatha Sandilands, of Port Elizabeth, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Wounded in Delville Wood on the 16th July 1916.

B Company

Killed in action on the 15th April 1917. Age 19.

 

Private

Edmund James SLY

Son of Edmund James Sly, of Mona, 101, Standen Rd, Southfields, London, England Husband of Hannah Maria Sly. Also served in German SW Africa (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 9th April 1917. Age 33.