Category Archives: Cemeteries [D – N]

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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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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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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Capt. B.E. Massy

Captain Bertie Errol MASSY – (2nd i/c ‘A’ Company) Wounded and Captured: 25 October 1914 (?)        Repatriated: 18 November 1918 Personal: Bertie was born on 1st November 1883 at Tenby, Pembrokeshire, Wales. He was the son of Haworth Peel … 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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Maj. B. H. Chetwynd-Stapylton

Major (later Colonel) Bryan Henry CHETWYND-STAPYLTON          Senior Major,    Awards:  M.i.D., C.B.E.         Captured: 24 August 1914       Repatriated: 16 November 1918 (?) Personal: Bryan was born on 10th June 1873 at Monkstown, Dublin, … Continue reading

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Lt. J.C. Sproule

Lieut. (Major) James Chambers SPROULE, M.C.  (Quartermaster) Personal: James (known as ‘Mickey’) was born on 17th December 1872 at Ballymena, Antrim, Ireland. He was the son of William Thomas (Colour Sergeant, 54th Regiment) and Jane (née Chambers) Sproule. He had 3 older … Continue reading

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