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The Wartime Memories Project - The Great War - Day by Day



22nd August 1915

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There are:13 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.

  • 2nd Lt. Wilfred Emmott Addison. 18th Infantry Btn. Read their Story.
  • Sgt. Richard Airey. East Yorkshire Regiment 6th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Drv. Thomas William Boak. Army Service Corps 29th Res Park Read their Story.
  • Drvr. Thomas William Boak. Army Service Corps 29th Res Park Read their Story.
  • Pte. William Boswell. Lincolnshire Regiment 6th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. William Cuthbert Boud. Essex Regiment 4th Battalion Read their Story.
  • Cpl. William Nelson Crabtree. Yorkshire Regiment 6th Btn. C Coy
  • Pte. Frederick Dean. South Staffordshire Regiment 7th Btn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. Thomas Joyce. Durham Light Infantry 2nd Battalion Read their Story.
  • L/Cpl. Harry Linklater. 18th Bn. Read their Story.
  • Pte. William Mackay. East Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Read their Story.
  • Pe Thomas O'Brien. Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Read their Story.
  • Pte. James Richardson. Yorkshire Regiment 6th Btn.
  • Capt. John Amherst Tennant. Bedfordshire Regiment 10th Bn. attd. 1st Bn Border Regiment Read their Story.

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