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THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Somme, France

187 men of the 4th SAI.

 

Private

James Gibb ALLAN

Son of William Watt Allan and Elizabeth Jane Allan, of 14, Queen St, Woodside, Aberdeen, Scotland (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 11th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 35.

 

Private

Herbert Alfred BAMBURY

Son of Charles and Annie Bambury of 10, Powell Rd, Stamford Hill, Durban. Served in German SW Africa (Source : C.W.G.C.).

A Company

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 19.

 

Private

Ernest BARKER

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 (Montauban-en-Picardie).

 

Private

Orlando Leonard BEAN

Son of Felix Frederick and Millicent Bean. Also served in German SW Africa with Enslins Horse (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 24.

 

Lance Corporal

Fitzwilliam Charles BELL

Son of CGH Bell, CMG, and ME Bell, of Hartland, Military Reserve, Port Elizabeth, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 34.

 

Private

Aubery William BINDON

Son of GH and C Bindon ; husband of Isabella E Bindon (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 36.

 

Private

Neil BLAIR

Only son of Mr and Mrs Blair, of 23, Albert Rd, Tamboers Kloof, Cape Town (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 27.

 

Lance Corporal

Walter BRIDSON

Son of the late Robert and Mary Anne Bridson (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 32.

 

Private

Percival Austen BROWN

Son of Mrs CJ Brown, of Stoneleigh, Queen's Rd, Sea Point, Cape Province, and the late Thomas Brown (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 19th July 1916. Age 18.

 

Private

Joshua Isaac BUCKINGHAM

Son of Harry and Anna Buckingham, of The Old Fort, Durban, Natal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

D Company

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916. Age 26.

 

Private

John McGilvary CAIRNS

Son of Joseph Cairns, and the late Agnes McGilvray Cairns (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 47.

 

Regimental Sergeant Major (WO.1.)

John CAMERON

Son of Barbara Cameron, of Main, Kilconquhar, Fife, and the late John Cameron, of 11, Richmond Place, Edinburgh (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 39.

 

Private

Percy Wilfield CARPENTER

Son of Henry and Elizabeth Carpenter, of 128, Newcastle Avenue, Workshop, Notts, England (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 25.

 

Private

James CARSON

Son of the late James and Whelimina Marjory Carson, of 53 Alpine St, Dalbeattie, Scotland. Also served in German SW Africa. Formerly 2nd Royal Durban Light Infantry (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Private

James CHRISTIE

Son of George Christie and Ann Millar Christie (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 30.

 

Private

Prior Hudson CLIFT

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

Joseph CLINE

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

Joseph CONNOP

Son of the late Joseph and Olive Ann Connop (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Fought in Delville Wood in July 1916.

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 35.

 

Private

William Edward COOPER

Youngest son of John and Julia Cooper, of 69, Bree St, Cape Town (Source : C.W.G.C.).

C Company

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Waterlot Farm). Age 21.

 

Private

Alfred Edward COUZENS (or COUSINS)

Son of Selina Davidson (formerly Couzens), of 1, Durban Rd, Pietermaritzburg, Natal, and the late Alfred Couzens. Husband of Johanna Dorothy Maritz (formerly Couzens) (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 26.

 

Private

Joseph CULLEN

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Corporal

Thomas Archibald Hugh DALL

Son of James Balfour Dall and Margaret O.Dall, of 136, Stanmore Rd,  Mount Florida, Glasgow (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 27.

 

Private

James Leonard DAVIDSON

Son of Richard and Marion Davidson, of 326, Victoria Rd, Woodstock, Cape Town (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 23.

 

Sergeant

William Mican DAVIS

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt).

 

Lance Corporal

John Vernon DAVISON

Son of Henry and Elizabeth Davison. Husband of Elizabeth Davison (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 11th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 40.

 

Private

William Romanes DEANS

Son of John and Elizabeth E Deans, of Bethal, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 21.

 

Private

Thomas DINGWALL

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Private

Fred DOBLE

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt).

 

Private

William DODDS

Son of William Joseph and Eleanor Dodds, of 69, Mowbray Avenue, Benoni, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

B Company

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood).

 

Private

James DRUMMOND

Son of John W and Mrs J Drummond (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 27.

 

Private

Leonard Glanville ELLIOTT

Son of Samuel Mark and Alice Mary Elliott, of Peddie, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 26.

 

Private

Charles EVISON

Missing in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

John Jackson EWBANK

Son of the late JT and Jane Ewbank (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 21.

 

Lance Corporal

Douglas James FARQUHARSON

Son of Mrs FE Farquharson, of 59, Hercules St, Beaconsfield, Cape Province. Also served in German West African Campaign (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 11th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 23.

 

Private

William Edward FENTON

Son of the late David and Mary Fenton, of Forfar, Scotland (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 31.

 

Private

Cedric Matthew FERGUSON

Son of Matthew Henry and Gertrude Muriel Ferguson, of The Gums, Lyndhurst, Johannesburg (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 19th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 21.

 

Private

Daniel FERGUSON

Son of the late Robert and Marion Ferguson. Husband of Ann Dinas Murray Ferguson, of 117, Congregation St, Point Saint Charles, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Served in the South African campaign (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 11th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 50.

 

Private

George Wilson FERGUSON

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt).

 

Private

Arthur FILBY

Son of the late Henry and Jane Filby. Husband of Ethel Filby, of 523, Jorisson St, Sunnyside, Pretoria (Source : C.W.G.C.).

A Company

Missing in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 34.

 

Corporal

Robert FINLAY

Son of Mary Finlay, of 145, High St, Kinross, and the late Fredrick Finlay (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Fought in Delville Wood in July 1916

Missing in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 34.

 

Private

Aubrey James FOCKENS

Son of James and Annie Fockens (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 18.

 

Private

Samuel Annett FOSTER

Son of Joseph Foster, of Church St, Rathfriland, Newry, Co Down (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 22.

 

Private

Patrick Thomas FREEMAN

Died of wounds on the 11th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood).

 

Sergeant

John FRENCH

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Second Lieutenant

John Samuel FRY

Son of Edward Henry and Getske Marke Petronella Fry, of 148, Esselen St, Pretoria, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 26.

 

Lance Corporal

Norman McNab GAISFORD

Son of William and Jane Jessie Gaisford (nee McNab), of 30, Zareba St, Port Elizabeth, Cape Province. Enlisted in 1914. Also served in German SW Africa (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 20.

 

Corporal

Horace William GARTON

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

George McNeil GIBSON

Son of Mrs A Gibson, of 235, Jules St, Jeppes Extension, Johannesburg (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 23.

 

Private

John Harry GOODING

Son of Mrs Delia Gooding, of 3, High St, Cape Town. Husband of Christina Gooding, of 30, Longmarket St, Cape Town (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 29.

 

Sergeant

Hugh Francis GORDON

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood).

 

Private

John GRANT

Son of David Grant. Husband of Norah Bertha Grant (nee Chittenden), of Donnybrook, Greenvale, Natal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 36.

 

Private

William GRIGG

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Private

Ferdinand Hope HAREBOTTLE

Son of Mr WR and Mrs FH Harebottle, of Rockville, Adelaide, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 3rd December 1917 (Relief of the Guards Division in Gouzeaucourt sector). Age 21.

 

Private

Edward Osborne HARRIS

Son of the late Edward Albert and Ellen Harris (Source : C.W.G.C.).

A Company

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 19.

 

Lance Corporal

James Lewis HART

Son of JH Hart, of Flagstaff, Cape Province, and the late FJ Hart (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 19th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 21.

 

Private

Joseph HEARNE

Son of Thomas and Ann Hearne, of 250, Belleville Rd, New Bedford, Mass, USA (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 33.

 

Private

Edward James HEWITT

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Private

Thomas Frederick HEWITT

Son of Edward and Eliza Hewitt, of Knights, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 19.

 

Corporal

Mervyn Evans HOCKEY

Son of Mr EG and Mrs AH Hockey, of 95, Houghton Drive, Lower Houghton, Johannesburg (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 20.

 

Private

Frank HODGSON

Son of John Atkinson Hodgson and Agnes Hodgson, of 71, Surtees St, Bishop Auckland, Co. Durham (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Wounded in Delville Wood in July 1916

Killed in action on the 17th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 37.

 

Lance Corporal

Harold HORN

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Corporal

John David Noble HUMPHREYS

Son of Harold Francis Humphreys (dentist), of Elliot, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 25.

 

Sergeant

William Edward HUNT

Son of William Edward and Virtue Hunt, of Exeter, Devon, England. Husband of Henrietta Cecil Hunt, of 9, Robert St, Cambridge, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 37.

 

Corporal

Thomas HUNTER

Son of Alexander and Mary Hunter, of 47, de Villiers St, Kloof St, Cape Town. Served in German SW Africa and Egypt. A carpenter (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 29.

 

Private

Clarence Percy IMPEY

Son of Frank Whitby Impey, of 66, St Brannocks Park, Illfracombe, Devon, England, and the late Clarissa Impey (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 12th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 22.

 

Private

Alexander Duncan INNES

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Private

Erick JOHNS

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Private

Andrew JOHNSTONE

Son of Mrs JW Johnstone (nee Weir), of 20 Wayne's Avenue, Durban, Natal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Wounded in Delville Wood in July 1916

Killed in action on the 8th December 1917 (Gouzeaucourt sector). Age 20.

 

Private

Nathaniel Mouat JONES

Son of John Henry Jones, and Jane Jones, of 42, Hill St, Grahamstown, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 8th December 1917 (Gouzeaucourt sector). Age 32.

 

Lance Corporal

Alexander KEAY

Son of Andrew and May Evelyn Keay, of Bulawayo, Southern Rhodesia (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Fought in Delville Wood in July 1916

C Company

Missing in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 22.

 

Private

George William KENSLEY

Son of John and Helena Kensley, of 47, Loader St, Cape Town (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 19.

 

Private

Douglas Ivan KING

Son of Sarah Alice King, of Lynedoch, Nottingham Rd, Natal, and the late James King (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 23.

 

Lance Corporal

Harold Gordon KIRBY

Son of Edward Williams Kirby and Emma Kirby, of Rowlandia Farm, Lusaka, Rhodesia. A farmer in North West Rhodesia (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Brother of Walter Houx Kirby, wounded in Delville Wood.

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 26.

 

Private

Wessel George KLEINHANS

Son of Mrs Susana Jacomina Kleinhans, of Main Rd, Parow, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 20.

 

Lance Corporal

George Charles KNOX

Missing in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Private

Thomas Huxley LANGSTON

Son of Emily Matilda Langston, of Dixie, Harding St, Estcourt, Natal, and the late Walter Cyril Langston (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 20.

 

Private

George Hosking LEDDRA

Son of James and Margaret Leddra, of 420, Pietermartitz St, Pietermaritzburg, Natal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

Thomas Henley LINDSAY

Missing in action on the 19th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt).

 

Private

Ronald LOCK

Son of Edwin and Elizabeth Hall Lock, of Alice, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 23.

 

Private

William Wilson LOCKHEAD

Son of Nurse Harrison, of 143, Main St, Bulawayo, Southern Rhodesia (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Fought in Delville Wood in July 1916

A Company

Missing in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 23.

 

Lance Corporal

William LOGAN

Son of Hugh Logan, of 7, Ward St, East London, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 28.

 

Private

Dirk Jacobus LOMBARD

Son of Mr and Mrs D.J. Lombard, of 10, De Korte St, Braamfontein, Johannesburg (Source : C.W.G.C.).

B Company

Missing in action on the 16th July 1916 (Waterlot Farm). Age 21.

 

Private

Sidney Walter LUYT

Son of Edith Wellwood (formerly Luyt), of 15, Sandberg St, Denver, Johannesburg, and the late Sydney Luyt (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 8th December 1917 (Gouzeaucourt sector). Age 20.

 

Lance Corporal

Ronald MACDONALD

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

James MACGREGOR

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

Thomas James MACKIE

Son of Patrick Jamieson Mackie and Janet Mackie, of 10, Braeside Villas, Clyde Rd, Green Point, Cape Town (Source : C.W.G.C.).

A Company

Missing in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 23.

 

Private

John Charles Grant MACKINTOSH

Son of John Charles Grant MacKintosh and Charlotte PM MacKintosh (nee Ross) of Cradock, Cape Province. A clerk (Standard Bank, Standerton, Transvaal) (Source : C.W.G.C.).

E Company

Died of wounds on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 24.

 

Private

Arthur George MACLACHAN

Son of John and Priscilla Maclachlan, of Luft Hill, Toise River, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Died of wounds on the 4th August 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 24.

 

Lance Corporal

Hector Ian MacLEOD

Son of the Reverend Donald Macleod and Kate Macleod, of Tarbat, Ross-shire (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Fought in Delville Wood in July 1916

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 21.

 

Private

Alexander MACNAUGHTON

Son of William and C. MacNaughton, of Johannesburg (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 25.

 

Private

Hugh MAGEE

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Corporal

Adam Neil MALCOLM

Son of Thomas and Janet Malcolm, of Peebles, Scotland. Husband of May Malcolm, of 57, De Villiers St, Johannesburg, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 42.

 

Lance Corporal

Herbert MARKS

Son of Rose Anna Marks, of 2, Abbey St, Armagh, and the late Dr Thomas Osborne Marks (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Died of wounds on the 12th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 38.

 

Private

Murdock MATHESON

Son of Mrs Elizabeth Mattheson, of 6, Dove Sy, Observatory, Cape Province. Husband of Magadelene Elizabeth Matheson, of 6, Devon st, Woodstock, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 30.

 

Corporal

Walter John MATTHEWS

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Signaller

Jas Andrew MAYNES

Died of wounds on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

John William MAYS

Son of John Mays, of 9, Park St, Kroonstad, Orange Free State (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 26.

 

Private

Cyril Fidelis MCCALLUM

Missing in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Private

Donald Watson MCDONALD

Son of Mr AA and Mrs FH McDonald, of 5 Bishop St, Uitenhage, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 23.

 

Private

Murdoch MCDONALD

Son of Peter McDonald, of Holmisdale, Glendale, Dunvegan, Isle of Skye, Scotland (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 42.

 

Private

Robert MCDONALD

Brother of William McDonald, of 39, Orwell St, Kensington, Johannesburg (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 35.

 

Private

Frank McHENRY

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 35.

 

Private

Archibald McSporran Blue MCKAY

Son of the late George and Jane Blue McKay (Source : C.W.G.C.).

C Company

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Waterlot Farm). Age 29.

 

Private

Thomas MCKINLAY

Son of Thomas and Janet McKinlay, of 44A, Third St, Boksburg North, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Brother of James McKinlay, 3rd SAI, missing in action in front the Butte de Warlencourt on the 18th October 1916.

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood).

 

Private

James Baxter MCKINNON

Son of John and Elizabeth McKinnon, of 16, Milner Rd, Woodstock, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 18.

 

Lance Corporal

Alexander Coomber MCLEAN

Son of Abraham and Clarinda H. McLean, of Elsphett, 6, Denham St, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 36.

 

Corporal

Hugh MCMILLAN

Son of John and Margaret McMillan, of 59, Knight's Central Cottages, Germiston, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 19.

 

Private

Charles MCPHEE

Husband of Sarah McPhee, of Zeumfontein, Prairie Halt, Machadadorp, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 38.

 

Private

George Walter MERRINGTON

Son of Walter Moffat Merrington and Ada Jean Merrington, of 17, Clee Rd, Observatory Rd, Cape Town (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 19.

 

Private

James Gradon MIDDLEMISS

Husband of Bridget Middlemiss, of 18, Woolmarket, Berwick-on-Tweed. Served in the South African campaign, also in German SW Africa (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 39.

 

Private

Walter Charles MILLS

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Corporal

Walter L. MITCHELL

Son of Johan Conraad Mitchell and Elizabeth Johanna Mitchell, of 44, Chamberlain St, Woodstock, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Fought in Delville Wood in July 1916

Missing in action on the 19th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 19.

 

Private

Arthur Lorimer MORGAN

Son of Harry Egerton Morgan and Jessie Morgan, of Cinderella Deep, Boksburg, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 25.

 

Private

Alexander Archibald MORTON

Son of Mr and Mrs WS Morton, of 93, River St, Sunnyside, Pretoria, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 20.

 

Private

Harvey MOSS

Son of the late James Walter and Rosa Moss. Also served in German SW Africa (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Died of wounds on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 21.

 

Private

George Douglas MOSSES

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood).

 

Private

Charles Bernard MOZLEY

Son of Catherine Primrose Mozley, late of Albyn Grove, Aberdeen, Scotland, and the late Charles Mozley, F.R.H.S., of Cambridge. Employee of Mackay Bros. and McMahon, of Durban (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 26.

 

Private

Stewart MUNN

Son of Arthur L. Munn, of 33, Castle St, Port Bannathyne, Rothesay, Scotland (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 37.

 

Private

Lionel Collingwood NEDHAM

Son of William Robertson Nedham, of Pretoria, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

C Company

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 20.

 

Private

Charles Victor NESBITT

Son of Charles Warren Nesbit and Jacoba Margaret Nesbitt, of Mafeteng, Basutoland. Also served with Brand's Horse in German SW Africa (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 18.

 

Private

James NOBLE

Son of the late Mr and Mrs W. Noble, of Ardross, Alness, Ross-shire (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 30.

 

Private

William Frederick NORRIS

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt).

 

Lance Corporal

James Miller ORR

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood).

 

Private

Willie Henry David PALMER

Son of Thomas ans Sarah Ann Palmer, of 22 Porter St, East London, Cape Province. Also served in German SW Africa. A railway clerk (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 9th December 1917 (Gouzeaucourt sector). Age 30.

 

Private

Sidney Easthope PARKER

Son of George Samuel and Alice Eliza Parker, of 122, Vermuelen St, Pretoria, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 19th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 22.

 

Private

William PATERSON

Son of Thomas and Agnes Paterson, of 12, Gosford Place, Edinburgh (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 38.

 

Private

Wallace John PEARSE

Son of Mrs Mary E Pearse, of Barrington House, Cold Harbour, Sherborne, Dorset, England. Formerly 3rd SAI (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 19th March 1918 (Gouzeaucourt sector). Age 21.

 

Private

Cecil Charles PEEL

Fought in Delville Wood in July 1916

Killed in action on the 19th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt).

 

Private

William Duncan PEFFERS

Son of William Wilson Peffers, of 19, First St, Bloenfontein, OFS, South Africa. Also served with 5th Mounted Brigade in German SW Africa (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 19th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 18.

 

Private

Ernest William PETERSEN

Son of Jessie Petersen, of 15, Church St, Woodstock, Cape Province, and the late Sven Petersen (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 17th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 19.

 

Private

Peter Begg PHILP

Son of Jane CB Philp, of 10, Mains Loan, Dundee, and the late Robert Philp (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 30.

 

Private

James D. PILBROW

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Private

Francis Edward POLE

Son of Francis and Louisa Pole, of 161, Easton Rd, Bristol, England (Source : C.W.G.C.).

A Company

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 21.

 

Private

William Sutherland PORTEOUS

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt).

 

Lance Corporal

David PUGH

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood).

 

Lance Corporal

Ralph PURCELL

Son of AJ Purcell, of 5, Donne St, Observatory, Cape Province, and the late Isaac Purcell (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Fought in Delville Wood in July 1916

A Company

Killed in action on the 22nd October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 28.

 

Second Lieutenant

Richard John QUINTON

Son of Mr WF and Mrs DJ Quinton, of 116, Donkin St, Beaufort West, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Fought in Delville Wood in July 1916

B Company

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 28.

 

Private

William Lucas RANDALL

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

Henry John ROBERTS

Son of Mr E. Roberts, of 65, Currie St, East London, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 21.

 

Private

David ROBERTSON

Son of the late William and Elsie Robertson, of 1, March St, Port Gordon, Banffshire, Scotland (Source : C.W.G.C.).

B Company

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 26.

 

Private

John Lawrie Malcolm RODGER

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Second Lieutenant

Donald ROSS

Son of Roderick and Catherine Ross, of Grenaldie, Tain, Ross-shire, Scotland (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 20th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 36.

 

Private

Donald McMaster ROSS

Died of wounds on the 20th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt).

 

Private

Hugh Noble ROSS

Son of James and Helen Ross, of Jagersfontein, Orange Free State (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm).

 

Private

James ROYAN

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Corporal

James Alfred SCOTT

Missing in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood).

 

Private

Alfred George SERVICE

Son of Mrs Elizabeth Service, of 40, Whitehall Park, Highgate, London (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 30.

 

Lance Corporal

Robert Rossouw SHORT

Son of the late George and Ellen Mary Short (nee Apsey) (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 26.

 

Private

Joseph SINCLAIR

Brother of Miss Asa Sinclair, of 32, Barrack St, Thurso, Caithness (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 33.

 

Private

Walter Duncan SINCLAIR

Son of Mrs E Matthews, of 33, Jarvis St, Cape Town (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 23.

 

Private

Andrew SKILLEN

Son of Mrs Mary Skillen, of 228A, Fawcus St, Jeppes Extension, Johannesburg (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 27.

 

Lance Corporal

Leslie Stuart SLADE

Son of Mr GM and Mrs HH Slade, of 641, Pretorius St, Pretoria, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 22.

 

Corporal

George SMITH

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood).

 

Lance Corporal

Gordon Thomas SMITH

Son of Thomas and Caroline Emily Smith, of 2, Market St, Grahamstown, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 23.

 

Corporal

Sydney Baldwin SMITH

Son of the late Rev. John Smith and of Mrs FE Smith, of "Woodside", Thorpe Rd, Norwich, England. Born at Aliwal North, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 18th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 32.

 

Lance Corporal

Leslie Stuart SOBEY

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

Harry SOLLIS

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood).

 

Private

Hector H. SOUDANT

Son of Henri Soudant, of 33, Rue de la Cour des Noues, Paris (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 7th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 28.

 

Sergeant

Sam STEGGALL

Fought in Delville Wood in July 1916

Killed in action on the 11th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 32.

 

Private

Shedwell STEPHENS

Son of Mr and Mrs James Stephens, of 13, Coronation Rd, Redruth, Cornwall, England (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 27.

 

Private

Charles STEWART

Son of Mary Stewart Cook, of Reform St, Dunfermline (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

Duncan STEWART

Son of the late Walther Margaret McGhie Stewart (stepmother), of 9, Miller St, Larkhall, Lanarkshire (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 23.

 

Private

Harry John Frank STEWART

Son of Mr HC and Mrs EM Stewart, of 59, Sixth St, Boksburg North, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

B Company

Killed in action on the 12th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 20.

 

Private

James Cathcart STEWART

Son of James and Sarah Stewart, of 428, Church St, Pietermaritzburg, Natal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

D Company

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 24.

 

Private

Frank Arthur SYKES

Son of Arthur Frank and Getta Sykes, of 95, Railway Cottage, Maitland, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

A Company

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 20.

 

Private

Isaac Henry TAIT

Brother of Mrs. S. Watson, of 134, Doran St., Jeppes Extension, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 21.

 

Private

Edward THOMPSON

Missing in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood).

 

Lance Sergeant

Walter Irvine THORNE

Killed in action on the 18th December 1917 (Gouzeaucourt sector).

 

Private

Bertie Cecil Smith TIMMS

Missing in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

Horace Clayton TOWERS

Son of Harry and Ruth N Towers, of Claytonville, 152, De Villiers St, Kenilworth, Johannesburg (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 21st July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 19.

 

Private

William TWEEDIE

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

Francis VEITCH

Son of the late John Veitch and of Clare M. Veitch, of 497, Dickinson St, Sprinfield, Mass, USA (Source : C.W.G.C.).

C Company

Missing in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 19.

 

Private

Jack WALCOTT

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

John Alexander WALKER

Son of Margaret Walker (nee Fulton), of 22, Hillbrow St, Berea, Johannesburg, South Africa, and the late Joseph Walker. Husband of the late Charlotte Patterson (formerly Walker) (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 9th December 1917 (Gouzeaucourt sector). Age 40.

 

Lance Corporal

William James WALKER

Son of Mrs JJ Walker, of Lombard St, Standerton, Transvaal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

B Company

Killed in action on the 11th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 27.

 

Lance Corporal

John Henry WALLACE

Missing in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

Robert WALLACE

Killed in action on the 21st July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

John WARDROP

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Private

Leslie Garnett WEBSTER

Son of Henry G. and Rosetta Webster, of Spring Valley, Tarkastad, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlot Farm). Age 29.

 

Private

Geoffrey WENSLEY

Son of the late John Wensley, of 134, Bezuidenhout Avenue, Bezuidenhout Valley, Johannesburg, and Margaret Wensley (stepmother) (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Missing in action on the 19th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 30.

 

Private

John Robert WHITE

Son of Mrs Esther White of 4, Ninth St, 1 Houghton Estate (Lower), Johannesburg (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Fought in Delville Wood in July 1916

C Company

Killed in action on the 15th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 17.

 

Private

William Thomas WHITTAKER

Son of Mrs Jessie Whittaker, of 71, Milton Rd, Observatory, Cape Province (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 19th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 17.

 

Private

David Alexander WILSON

Son of John Wilson, FEIS. Late Headmaster of Goodwood School, South Australia. Husband of Agnes Stewart Wilson, of Merna-Merna, Bantry Bay, Sea Point, Cape Town. For 17 years on the staff of the South African Garrison Institutes (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 10th July 1916 (Bernafay Wood). Age 35.

 

Private

Albert Henry WOOLCOT

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 (Delville Wood).

 

Lieutenant

Alexander YOUNG, V.C.

Son of the late William Young, of Ballinamana, Co Galway (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Wounded in Delville Wood in July 1916

Missing in action on the 19th October 1916 (Butte de Warlencourt). Age 44.

 

Private

Gordon Garfield YOUNG

Son of Andrew William and Jessie Laura Young, of 5, Beachhurst, Marine Parade, Durban, Natal (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 (Delville Wood or Waterlo Farm). Age 19.

 

Private

John Low YULE

Son of Mr and Mrs Peter Yule, of 7, Airlie Terrace, Dundee (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 (Delville Wood). Age 36.