Tag: Royal Artillery

August 18 – Roll of Honour

The Edinburgh Tattoo. In today’s Roll – John Bill the Queen’s medical student who died as an infantry officer at the Battle of Langemarck (Third Ypres) and five RAF aircrew from WW2 are amongst 17 remembered with honour today.

July 8 – Roll of Honour

The CWGC St Germain-au-Mont d’Or communal cemetery extension which begun in October 1917 and was used by a Rest Camp and a small British Hospital until Nov 1919. 

June 27 – Roll of Honour

Authuile Military Cemetery, Somme, France where the graves of two from Newcastle NI named here may be found

June 21 – DCM award to WW1 Ballymena Gunner

The London Gazette of June 21, 1916, recorded that Bombardier Joseph Francey of Ballymena had been awarded the DCM.

May 31 – Roll of Honour

Representing their comrades who died on this day. Jutland Rolls of Honour are listed by ship on other posts.