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IN MEMORy by Pierre Vandervelden

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PROVILLE British Cemetery (Nord France)

Able Seaman Horace Holmes 28/12/1897 - 27/09/1918
Drake Bn, Royal Naval Division
Horace was born in Walsall, the son of George and Annie Holmes of 333, Pleck Road, Walsall.
He enlisted in the Royal Navy on Wednesday 23/08/1916 and was drafted to France on Monday 04/12/1916.
Together with the Anson and Hawke Bns, his bn attacked and seized the town of Graincourt, south of Inchy, on the day of his death.
The attack commenced at 5.50 am from positions in the west of Moeuvres with the Drake Bn supporting the Anson Bn.
At 2.15 pm a heavy bombardment was laid on Anneux and Graincourt after which the Royal Naval bns advanced and took both villages.
A German counter attack at 6.30 pm was beaten off without loss.
for Graeme Clarke and the people of Walsall

122 casualties

ANDREW J
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 291050 I.A.4.

ANDREWS W
United Kingdom Private Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 57th Bn. Date of Death: 02/10/1918 Service No: 116177 I.C.47.

ATTFIELD CECIL
United Kingdom Sub-Lieutenant Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Drake Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 23 Date of Death: 29/09/1918 I.B.15.

BAINES J
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 203873 I.A.45.

BAKEWELL FRANK RAYNOLD
United Kingdom Leading Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Anson Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 23 Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: KW/255 I.B.25.

BALDWIN T
United Kingdom Serjeant Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 24th Bn. Age: 29 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: 57929 I.C.32.

BARNDEN WALTER JOSEPH
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 37 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 34874 I.A.44.

BARTER HARRY
United Kingdom Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 37 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: PO/2527(S) I.C.23.

BAWDEN THOMAS REGINALD
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 26 Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: 33809 I.C.51.

BODILY ALFRED HENRY
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Drake Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 25 Date of Death: 28/09/1918 Service No: R/3895 I.B.12.

BOWERS S
United Kingdom Private King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) 2nd/5th Bn. Date of Death: 04/10/1918 Service No: 48992 I.B.11.

BOYD W
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/4th Bn. Date of Death: 03/10/1918 Service No: 35196 I.C.1.

BRADSHAW HENRY
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2nd/4th Bn. Age: 21 Date of Death: 02/10/1918 Service No: 31021 I.B.42.

BRIDGER P
United Kingdom Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 30 Date of Death: 27/09/1918 Service No: PO/2076(S) I.B.14.

BUTLER WILLIAM
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2nd/4th Bn. Age: 19 Date of Death: 02/10/1918 Service No: 49004 I.B.21.

CADMAN STANLEY PETER
United Kingdom Lance Corporal South Lancashire Regiment 2nd/4th Bn. Age: 24 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 241955 I.A.3.

CALDWELL T
United Kingdom Second Lieutenant King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/2nd Bn. attd. 1st/4th Bn. Age: 26 Date of Death: 03/10/1918 I.B.24.

CAMERON J
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/4th Bn. Age: 37 Date of Death: 03/10/1918 Service No: 35054 I.B.40.

CAMM E
United Kingdom Lance Corporal The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 2nd/7th Bn. Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: 202167 I.A.37.

CAPEL H
United Kingdom Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: PO/2644(S) I.C.6.

CAPSTICK A
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 40667 I.A.16.

CHADBONE E
United Kingdom Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 20 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: PLY/2575(S) I.C.20.

CHEW JOSEPH
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment "B" Coy. 1st/5th Bn. Age: 21 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 235523 I.B.4.

CLARK R
United Kingdom Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: PO/2728(S) I.C.31.

CORSON R
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 4th Bn. Date of Death: 03/10/1918 Service No: 201247 I.B.41.

COX ALBERT HENRY
United Kingdom Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 26 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: PLY/1719(S) I.C.26.

CURLING ERNEST EDWARD
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 28 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 34984 I.A.33.

DAVIES A E
United Kingdom Private King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) 2nd/5th Bn. Date of Death: 04/10/1918 Service No: 49406 I.B.7.

DOBSON JAMES
United Kingdom Private King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) 2nd/5th Bn. Age: 31 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 33228 I.A.9.

DOWSON EZRA CECIL
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Hawke Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 24 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: R/3006 I.C.12.

EDWARDS R H
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 31890 I.A.39.

EVANS A
United Kingdom Leading Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Anson Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 35 Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: ClydeZ/469 I.B.36.

FINCH E
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 19 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 29116 I.A.34.

FINLAY R
United Kingdom Private Royal Scots Fusiliers 1st/5th Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 241228 I.C.8.

FLAHERTY JOHN
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 20 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 203796 I.A.13.

FOLEY J
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve 190th Bde. Machine Gun Coy. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: ClydeZ/7276 I.C.37.

FRASER J
United Kingdom Private Royal Scots Fusiliers 1st/5th Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 241947 I.B.10.

FREEMAN L H
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Hawke Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 06/10/1918 Service No: R/4172 I.C.11.

GALVIN M
United Kingdom Private Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Bn. Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: 16532 I.C.21.

GENT A J
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Hood Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: R/6737 I.A.32.

GERRARD E
United Kingdom Private King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) 2nd/5th Bn. Date of Death: 04/10/1918 Service No: 37026 I.C.35.

GRAVES F
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 29751 I.A.8.

GRAY ROBERT MAXWELL GORDON
United Kingdom Lance Corporal Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 24th Bn. Age: 19 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: 132891 I.C.34.

GREEN F G
United Kingdom Second Lieutenant The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/4th Bn. Date of Death: 03/10/1918 I.B.6.

HARES J H
United Kingdom Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: PO/17721 I.B.31.

HARGREAVES JACK
United Kingdom Lance Corporal The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 21 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 243893 I.A.21.

HEMPSEED J
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/4th Bn. Date of Death: 03/10/1918 Service No: 241565 I.B.47.

HICKSON J
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2nd/4th Bn. Age: 25 Date of Death: 02/10/1918 Service No: 266281 II.A.1.

HOLMES H
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Drake Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 27/09/1918 Service No: R/94 I.B.19.

HUMPHREYS F
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 41365 I.A.12.

HUNTER E
United Kingdom Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: PO/2843(S) I.C.49.

HURST NORMAN
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 21 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 24302 I.A.31.

ILLINGWORTH D
United Kingdom Corporal Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 24th Bn. Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: 54548 I.C.33.

JOHNSTON A M
United Kingdom Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 23 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: CH/2887(S) I.C.30.

JONES C
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Hawke Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: R/4173 I.C.14.

JONES EDWIN THOMAS
United Kingdom Private Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Bn. Secondary Royal Dublin Fusiliers Secondary formerly Age: 21 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: 16595 I.C.25.

JONES G B
United Kingdom Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: PLY/1345(S) I.C.28.

JONES V W
United Kingdom Private Royal Fusiliers 7th Bn. Age: 19 Date of Death: 29/09/1918 Service No: G/50437 I.C.40.

KEATING E A
United Kingdom Corporal Royal Scots 7th Bn. Date of Death: 05/10/1918 Service No: 3956 I.A.46.

KEENAN I
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 29147 I.A.35.

KENNEDY K
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/4th Bn. Date of Death: 04/10/1918 Service No: 35360 I.B.37.

KINDON G
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2nd/4th Bn. Date of Death: 02/10/1918 Service No: 30549 II.A.2.

LAIRD J
United Kingdom Private Highland Light Infantry 2nd Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 353055 I.C.42.

LAWSON G G
United Kingdom Private Royal Scots Fusiliers 1st/5th Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 241080 I.C.4.

LEVISON MARTIN
United Kingdom Lance Corporal The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 15498 I.B.2.

LEYLAND P
United Kingdom Private South Lancashire Regiment 2nd/4th Bn. Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: 20796 I.B.1.

MALACKEY J
United Kingdom Private South Lancashire Regiment 2nd/4th Bn. Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: 18256 I.A.2.

MALCOLM R
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Anson Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: R/1675 I.B.3.

MARLAND H
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Hawke Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: R/4980 I.C.17.

MATHER J
United Kingdom Corporal The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2nd/5th Bn. Date of Death: 02/10/1918 Service No: 241405 I.A.10.

MATHIESON JAMES
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/4th Bn. Age: 26 Date of Death: 03/10/1918 Service No: 241508 I.B.39.

McAULAY R
United Kingdom Private Highland Light Infantry 2nd Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: B/21232 I.C.42.

McFARLAND ALBERT
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 38 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 241391 I.A.5.

McKNIGHT RODERICK CAMPBELL
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/4th Bn. Age: 20 Date of Death: 02/10/1918 Service No: 240303 I.C.2.

MEEK HAROLD BERNARD
United Kingdom Private Bedfordshire Regiment 4th Bn. Age: 19 Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: 51231 I.C.41.

MELVIN J
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/4th Bn. Date of Death: 03/10/1918 Service No: 201911 I.B.46.

MERCER HENRY GRAY
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/4th Bn. Age: 21 Date of Death: 04/10/1918 Service No: 201345 I.B.38.

MONTEITH WILLIAM
United Kingdom Private Royal Scots Fusiliers "B" Coy. 1st/5th Bn. Age: 20 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 240990 I.C.7.

MORRIS T H
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Drake Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: Wales Z/1424 I.C.27.

MOUNCE GEORGE BOYLE
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/4th Bn. Age: 22 Date of Death: 04/10/1918 Service No: 35207 I.B.33.

MUNFORD F
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 30 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 29327 I.A.15.

NEWELL W
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Hawke Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: London Z/2193 I.C.15.

NICHOLS LONGFORD WILLIAM
United Kingdom Private The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 9th Bn. Age: 20 Date of Death: 27/09/1918 Service No: 107976 I.B.18.

NORCROSS JOHN
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2nd/4th Bn. Age: 22 Date of Death: 02/10/1918 Service No: 201493 I.B.9.

ORLEDGE W G
United Kingdom Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 27 Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: PLY/96(S) I.B.17.

PARK R
United Kingdom Private Royal Scots Fusiliers 1st/5th Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 241006 I.C.3.

PARKINSON T
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 27 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 235524 I.A.7.

PARKINSON WILLIAM DAWSON
United Kingdom Lance Corporal King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) 2nd/5th Bn. Age: 28 Date of Death: 04/10/1918 Service No: 200994 I.A.19.

PAYNE ALBERT GEORGE ALFRED
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Anson Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 19 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: Tyneside Z/6156 I.A.36.

PENGILLY LEONARD ALFRED MORRIS
United Kingdom Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 23 Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: PLY/1268(S) I.B.34.

REARDON W
United Kingdom Private Royal Munster Fusiliers 1st Bn. Age: 20 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: 15330 I.C.43.

RICHARDSON W
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/4th Bn. Age: 39 Date of Death: 03/10/1918 Service No: 201528 I.C.5.

RIDINGS F
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 242948 I.A.28.

ROBB G
United Kingdom Gunner Royal Field Artillery "B" Bty. 181st Bde. Age: 26 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: 250263 I.C.48.

ROBEY A
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Hawke Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 19 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: R/6390 I.C.13.

RYAN JOHN
United Kingdom Private Royal Munster Fusiliers 1st Bn. Age: 19 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: 15320 I.C.44.

SCOTT THOMAS ARMSTRONG
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/4th Bn. Age: 37 Date of Death: 03/10/1918 Service No: 201418 I.B.44.

SHACKLETON P
United Kingdom Private King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) 2nd/5th Bn. Date of Death: 28/09/1918 Service No: 29247 I.B.5.

SHAWCROSS THOMAS
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 27 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 244832 I.A.1.

SIMPSON W
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Hawke Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 21 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: R/4856 I.C.9.

SLATER GEORGE
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Drake Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 18 Date of Death: 27/09/1918 Service No: R/1045 I.B.13.

SMITH R
United Kingdom Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: PO/2812(S) I.C.22.

SNAITH J T
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/4th Bn. Date of Death: 04/10/1918 Service No: 5805 I.B.27.

SOUTHALL A
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Hood Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: R/5589 I.B.45.

SPARKES WALTER WILLIAM
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 35 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 35450 I.A.24.

TAFFINDER WILLIAM EDWIN
United Kingdom Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 19 Date of Death: 29/09/1918 Service No: PO/2767(S) I.A.41.

TELFORD J S
United Kingdom Private King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) 2nd/5th Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 29253 I.C.36.

THISTLETHWAITE F G
United Kingdom Private King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) 2nd/5th Bn. Date of Death: 02/10/1918 Service No: 241009 I.A.11.

THISTLETON GEORGE
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 23 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 31230 I.A.27.

THOMAS G
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 24 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: 31248 I.A.26.

TRAVIS D
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 24 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 243323 I.A.30.

TUCK G R
United Kingdom Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 31229 I.A.20.

TWIGGINS ROBERT
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/4th Bn. Age: 21 Date of Death: 04/10/1918 Service No: 35098 I.B.35.

WALLIS J E
United Kingdom Private King's Own Scottish Borderers 1st/4th Bn. Date of Death: 04/10/1918 Service No: 35232 I.B.32.

WATTS D
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Hawke Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 28/09/1918 Service No: R/5372 I.A.23.

WEIR J
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Hood Bn. R.N. Div. Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: R/6734 I.A.25.

WILKINSON GEORGE
United Kingdom Lance Corporal The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Age: 24 Date of Death: 01/10/1918 Service No: 243305 I.A.22.

WILKS F W
United Kingdom Lance Corporal Royal Engineers 63rd Div. Signal Coy. Age: 20 Date of Death: 29/09/1918 Service No: 210901 I.C.46.

WILLIS JOHN
United Kingdom Leading Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Hood Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 22 Date of Death: 29/09/1918 Service No: Wales Z/1794 I.A.42.

WILSON J
United Kingdom Private The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 2nd/6th Bn. Age: 21 Date of Death: 30/09/1918 Service No: 243865 I.A.6.

WOODHAMS HENRY
United Kingdom Lance Corporal Royal Berkshire Regiment 1st Bn. Age: 27 Date of Death: 29/09/1918 Service No: 220730 I.B.16.

WYNNE ROBERT ALBERT
United Kingdom Able Seaman Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve Hawke Bn. R.N. Div. Age: 20 Date of Death: 08/10/1918 Service No: R/6832 I.C.18.

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