The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day
12th June 1917On this day:
Can you add to this factual information? Do you know the whereabouts of a unit on a particular day? Do you have a copy of an official war diary entry? Details of an an incident? The loss of a ship? A letter, postcard, photo or any other interesting snipts?
If your information relates only to an individual, eg. enlistment, award of a medal or death, please use this form: Add a story.
Killed, Wounded, Missing and Prisoner Reports published this day.
This section is under construction and only available to subscribers of our Library
Want to know more?
There are:10 articles tagged with this date available in our Library These include information on officers service records, letters, diaries, personal accounts and information about actions during the Great War.
Remembering those who died this day. Pte. Augustus George "Hock" Coste. 36th Btn. Read their Story. Capt. Walter Raynes Gamble. MM, MC. Yorkshire Regiment 9th Btn Read their Story. Pte. Thompson Garrett. Yorkshire Regiment (Green Howards) 7th Btn. Read their Story. Pte. C. Gouge. 43rd Btn. Act. Bdr. R. E. Greenacre. Royal Field Artillery 102nd Bde. A Bty Fireman & Trimmer. Michael Hugh Logan. SS Polyxena Read their Story. Gnr. Robert Patchett. Royal Garrison Artillery 2nd Siege Battery Read their Story. Pte. Wallace Preston. West Yorkshire Regt. (Prince of Wales Own) 9th Battalion Read their Story. 2nd.Lt. W. Turnbull. 53 Squadron Read their Story. Pte. Francis Warrender. Durham Light Infantry 13th Btn. Read their Story. Sgt. George Wood. York and Lancaster Regiment 4th (Hallamshire) Btn.
Add a name to this list.
Items from the Home Front Archive
Do you have any letters, photos, postcards, documents or memorabilia from the Great War? We would love to include copies. Please use this form to submit diary entries and letters or photographs for this new Section: add to this archive.
The Wartime Memories Project is a non profit organisation run by volunteers.
This website is paid for out of our own pockets, library subscriptions and from donations made by visitors.
The popularity of the site means that it is far exceeding available resources.
If you are enjoying the site, please consider making a donation, however small
to help with the costs of keeping the site running.
The Wartime Memories Project Website
is archived for preservation by the British Library
Website © Copyright MCMXCIX - MMXVII
- All Rights Reserved