Author Archives: Graham Conway

Lt. W.G.R. Elliot

Lieutenant (Captain) William Grenfell Riversdale ELLIOT, D.S.O. (‘A’ Company) Wounded and Captured: 24 August 1914         Repatriated: 16 November 1918 Personal: William was born on 17th April 1892 in India, where his father was serving. He was baptised on 17th August 1892 … Continue reading

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Capt. E.A. Jackson

Major Eric Archer JACKSON – (2 i/c ‘C’ Company) Wounded and Captured: 24 August 1914    Repatriated: 24 March 1918 Personal: Eric was born on the 28th June 1880 probably at “Sunnyside”, Hawkhurst, Kent (1881 Census RG 11/940). He was the … Continue reading

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Lt. E.J. Groves

2/Lieutenant Edward Julian GROVES (Special Reserve) –              (‘C’ Company) Awards: M.C., D.S.O., M.i.D.                                         [Later: Lt.-Col. … Continue reading

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Cpl. G.N. Monaghan

Corporal 9778 George Newman MONAGHAN – ‘C’ Company Captured:  24 August 1914    Repatriated: 22 November 1918 Personal: George was born on 25th October 1893 in Seacombe, Cheshire. He was the son of Robert (Sailor) and Esther Draper (née Newman) Monaghan.  He had an … Continue reading

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2/Lt. I. Fairweather

2/Lieutenant (Captain) Ian FAIRWEATHER, M.i.D –                       (‘A’ Company) Captured: 24 August 1914        Repatriated: 17 November 1918 Personal: Ian was born on 2nd September 1891 at Bridge of Allan, … Continue reading

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Lt. H.C. Randall

Lieut. (Captain) Henry Cohu RANDALL  (Machine Gun Officer) Captured: 24 August 1914       Repatriated: 4 October 1918 Personal: Henry was born in St Peter Port, Guernsey on 2nd December 1887. He was the son of Robert Henry (Brewer, Wine and Spirit Merchant) … Continue reading

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Capt. C. A. K. Matterson

Captain Cuthbert Alban Key MATTERSON – (Scout Officer)             (‘B’ Company)    Awards: Mentioned in Despatches Captured: 24 August 1914    Repatriated: 16 November 1918 Personal: Cuthbert was born on 7th June 1883 at Blackheath, Surrey. He … Continue reading

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2/Lt. W. L. Stewart

2/Lieutenant (Captain) William Lee STEWART – (‘D’ Company) Wounded and Captured: 24 August 1914        Repatriated: 18 November 1918 Personal: William was born on 25th March 1893 in Mysore, Karnataka, India. He was the son of James Lee (Coffee Planter) and … Continue reading

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Lt. C. de W. Woodyer

Lieutenant (later Captain) Charles de Witt WOODYER  (‘C’ Coy) Awards: M.i.D., M.C.  Invalided Home: 18 August 1914       Rejoined:  1915 Personal: Charles was born on 9th June 1891 in Wyoming, USA. He was the son of Herbert John Charles Mason … Continue reading

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L/Cpl. N. Blake

Lance Corporal 8708 Nunnick Peter Vannie Blake – ‘D’ Company. Captured:  24 August 1914    Repatriated: November 1918? Personal: Nunnick was born on 15th April 1893 in Aldershot, Hampshire. He was the son of George William (Private, Cheshire Regiment – see Footnote below)) and … Continue reading

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