British Army Officers in the Great War
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ABRAHAMS, Robert Bernard (Barnett) 2/Lt , 1/4th Yorkshire Regt.  Son of Lewis & Millie Abrahams, of Maida Hill, London.  KIA 15 Sept 1916. ADAM, Arthur Innes Cap t, 1/1st Cambridgeshire Regt. Son of James & Adela Marion Adam, of Cambridge. KIA 16 Sept 1916. [See also Article “Two Minor Demonstrations”] AGANOOR, Aganoor John (Jack) 2/Lt, 1/17th (TF), London Regt. (Poplar and Stepney Rifles). Son of Petrus Basil Aganoor & Mabel Frances Aganoor (Countess Annesley, of Frilsham, Berks). KIA 15 Sept 1916. ALLPASS, Henry Blythe King 2/Lt, 1/1st Cambridgeshire Regt.; Son of Henry Alfred & Alice Mary ALLPASS. [See also Article “Two Minor Demonstrations”] KIA 16 Sept 1916. ANNETT, Hugh Clarkson 2/Lt, 1/6th Durham Light Infantry. Son of Edith Crawford (formerly Annett), of Stanton Fence, Morpeth, and the late Henry Annett. KIA 15 Sept 1916. ARMITAGE,  George Andrew Captain, 6th Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry.  Son of George & Ada Armitage (nee FREW). KIA 16 Sept 1916. ASH, William Claudius Casson Lt-Col, 23rd Middlesex Regt. Husband of Edith Learoyd Ash, late of Southsea, Hants. [See also Article “The Great Trust”]. DOW recieved 15 Sept 1916. ASHFORTH, Dudley Sutton 2/Lt, 8th Rifle Brigade. Son of William Ashforth & Elizabeth [nee TAYLOR]. KIA 15 Sept 1916. ASQUITH, Raymond Lieut, 3rd Grenadier Guards.  Son of the Rt. Hon. (former M.P.) H. H. Asquith, P.C., Prime Minister UK & Helen; husband of Katharine Frances [nee HORNER]. KIA 15 Sept 1916. ASTWOOD, Edward Leicester Stuart (Stuart) 2/Lt, 26th (S) London (City of London) (Royal Fusiliers). Son of Edward William and Emily Agnes Astwood, of St. Andrew Jamaica, B.W.I. DOW 20 Sept 1916. ATKINSON-JOWETT, James Lieut, 6th (S) King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Son of Nathan & Fanny Atkinson-Jowett of "Rostholme", Drighlington, Bradford. KIA 16 Sept 1916. AUCHINLECK, Armar Leslie Captain, 123rd Machine Gun Corps. Son of Col. J. C. Auchinleck (R.H.A.), & of Mary E. Auchinleck, of Greenways, Farnham, Surrey. Educated Wellington College. Assistant British Resident, Northern Nigeria. Died 17 Sept 1916. BADDELEY, Kenneth 2/Lt, 15th Hampshire Regt. Son of Samuel &Isabella Baddeley; husband of Alice Marion Baddeley, 8 Grand Drive, Raynes Park, LDN. Born Bromley, Kent. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BAGNALL, John Angus 2/Lt, 1/4th Northumberland Fusiliers. Son of Alice Bagnall, of Riding Mill, Northumberland. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BAILEY, Walter George William Captain, 15th Hampshire Regt. Son of Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Bailey, of "Kilbride," Branksome Park, Bournemouth; husband of Emeline [Jane] Bailey, of "Clifton Lodge," 4, Clifton Rd., Southbourne, Bournemouth. A Divinity Student at Queens' College, Cambridge. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BAILIE, Thomas Maubourg Douglas Major, 1st Irish Guards. Son of Maj. Gen. Bailie (52nd Light Infantry) and Amy E. Bailie, of Caldecott House, Abingdon, Berks. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BAKER, Edward Carlton Captain, Royal Engineers. Son of George W. & Harriet Baker of Ontario, Canada.  Husband of Elsie nee Johnston. † DOW 19 Sept 1916. BAKER, Frank Bernard 2/Lt, 10th Queen's (Royal West Surrey) Regt. Son of Mr. & Mrs. F. S. Baker, of the Old House, Combe, Oxon. † Died 17 Sept 1916. BALFOUR, George James 2/Lt, 1/4th Northumberland Fusiliers. Son of Andrew Margaret Hood Balfour, of "Rostrevor," Bridge-of-Weir, Renfrewshire. Native of Glasgow. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BALY, Cyril James Price Tyson Sugar (aka James BALY) Lieut, 1st Buffs (East Kent Regt.). Son of Florence Jane Baly, of The Poplars, The Leys, Darlaston, Staffs & Price Prichard Baly (Surgeon). KIA 15 Sept 1916. BARCLAY, David Stuart Lieut, 1st Scots Guards. Son of (Colonel) Hugh Gurney Barclay & Evelyn Louisa Barclay, of Colney Hall, Norwich. DOW 24 April 1917. BARING, Guy Victor (Hon) Lt-Col, 1st Coldstream Guards. Son of the late Alexander Hugh Baring, 4th Baron Ashburton and Lady Ashburton; husband of Olive A. Baring, of Biddesden House, Andover, Hants. MP for Winchester since 1906. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BARKAS, John Charles Pearson Lieut, 10th Durham Light Infantry. Son of Thomas Cook & Sarah Barkas. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BARKER-MILL, William Claude Frederick Vaudrey Captain, 8th Rifle Brigade. Son of William & Marianne Vaudrey, of Eling, Hants; husband of the Hon. Mary Brenda Barker-Mill, of Chelsea, London. Native of Mottisfont Abbey, Hants.  KIA 15 Sept 1916. BARRS, Noel Coghlan 2/Lt, 11th Queen's Own (Royal West Kent) Regt. Son of Harriette Barrs, of 1, Holly Terrace, Highgate, London, and the late William Barrs. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BARTHOLOMEW, Claude Captain, Scots Guards, 2nd Brigade MGC. Son of Henry & Kate Bartholomew; Husband of Ivy Gladys nee Share. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BARTLETT, Herbert Claude Captain, 11th Essex Regt. Only child of Clement Henry and Florence Ellen Bartlett, of Bath. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BASHFORTH, John Francis Cuthbert 2/Lt, 9th Norfolk Regt. Son of William & Amy (Ann) Bashforth. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BASWITZ, Albert Captain, 1/22nd London (Queen's) Regt.Twice Mentioned in Despatches. Son of Hermann & Kate Baswitz, of Fulham, London. KIA 16 Sept 1916. BATHO, Arnold Capel 2/Lt, 1st/8th Middlesex Regt. Son of William J. & Ellen C. Batho of Hampstead, London. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BATY, Bertie Cecil Captain, 2nd Durham Light Infantry. Son of John G. & Maria Baty. Husband of Mary Baty. Died 1 Sept 1916. BAWDEN, Leslie John 2/Lt, 6th Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. Son of John Bate Bawden, M.D. & Mary Bawden of Bodmin, Cornwall. Died 1 Oct 1916. BAXTER, Rowland Percival 2/Lt, 1/5th (Cumberland) Border Regt. Son of James Dawson Baxter & Mary Isabella nee Lowry. KIA 16 Sept 1916. BEATTY, Carl John 2/Lt, 70th Squadron Royal Flying Corps. Son of William T. & Stella N. Beatty of Idaho, USAKIA 15 Sept 1916. BECK, Theodore David Vodden 2/Lt, 6th Somerset Light Infantry. Son of William & Alice Mary Beck of Tiverton, Devon. Enlisted Feb 1915. "B" Coy. 6th Bn. formerly HAC. KIA 16 Sept 1916. BEECHER, Frank Alfred 2/Lt, 1/6th London (City of London Rifles). Son of Alfred G. & Mary J. Beecher, of Leytonstone, London. KIA 16 Sept 1916. BELL, Henry Hogarth Captain, 1/4th Northumberland Fusiliers. Son of George H. & Katharine Bell (later Daubeney). Born Hexham, Northumberland. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BENSON, Eric William Lt-Col, 9th King's Royal Rifle Corps. Son of Sir Francis Robert & Gertrude C. C. Benson. Husband of Muriel Annie nee Taylor.  KIA 15 Sept 1916. BENTALL, William Douglas 2/Lt, 6th King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Son of William and Emily M. Bentall, of Southchurch Wick, Southend-on-Sea. † Died 16 Sept 1916 of wounds recieved 15 Sept 1916. BENTINCK, Henry Duncan Major, 2nd Coldstream Guards. Son of Col. Henry Bentinck (Coldstream Guards) & Countess A. Bentinck. † Died 2 Oct 1916 of wounds recieved 15 Sept 1916. BENTON, Frank 2/Lt 21st King's Royal Rifle Corps. Son of John & Alice Mary Benton of Surrey.  KIA 15 Sept 1916. BESSELL, Mowbray Capt, 10th Queen's (Royal West Surrey) Regt. Son of Frank & Laura Bessell. Husband of Evelyn nee Merman. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BIDDULPH, Victor Roundell George 2/Lt, 8th Rifle Brigade. Son of George T. Biddulph and Lady [Sarah] Wilfreda Biddulph of Douglas House, Petersham, Surrey. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BIRTLES, Leonard 2/Lt, 2nd Durham Light Infantry. Son of Henry and Josephine Sykes Birtles, of 8, Montolieu Gardens, Putney, London. KIA 16 Sept 1916. BLACKBOURN, Edgar Singleton 2/Lt, 7th King's Royal Rifle Corps. Youngest son of William & Lucy Blackbourn, of North Kensington, London. Previously served in Egypt and Gallipoli with the 1st County of London Yeomanry; wounded at Suvla Bay, 21st Aug 1915.  Died 29 Sept 1916 of wounds received 16 Sept 1916. BOOTH, Baron Brooke 2/Lt, 1/7th Northumberland Fusiliers. Son of John Brooke Booth and Clara Elizabeth Booth, of Barclay's Bank House, Esher, Surrey.  KIA 15 Sept 1916. BREW, Cyril Huleatt Lieut, 2nd Irish Guards. Son of Richard Hugh and Dora Vere Brew, of Chew Magna, Somerset.  Died 12 Oct 1916. BRICKMANN, (AKA BRICKMAN) Hugh Morton Gavin Lieut, 12th Scottish Rifles. Son of Frederick William & Johanna Brickman, of Invergartney, Callander, Perthshire. Native of Edinburgh. DOW 1 Oct 1916. BROOKES, Gordon Byron Capt, 6th Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. Son of Warwick & Mary Brookes of Manchester.  KIA 16 Sept 1916. BROWN, Francis Wrentmore (Frank) Lieut, 23rd Middlesex Regt. Son of Samuel and Alice Kate Brown, of "Trevena," 24, Manor Gate Rd., Kingston-on-Thames† DOW 16 Sept 1916 BUCH, Charles Justus 2/Lt, 8th Bedfordshire Regt. Son of Charles and Louise Buch, of 77, Thurlestone Rd., West Norwood, London. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BUCKMAN, James Leslie (Jack)  [See also Article “Another Son Jack”] Capt, 12th East Surrey (Bermondsey) Regt. Son of James and Mary Jane Buckman, of 161, East Dulwich Grove, London. B.A. of Wadham (Oxon.). KIA 15 Sept 1916. BURN, Hugh Henry Capt, 2nd Coldstream Guards. Son of Mrs. A.nnie A. Massey (formerly Burn), of Bayswater, London, & the late Charles William Burn. Native of Haughton, Haslemere.  DOW 16 Sept 1916 BURNETT, John 2/Lt, 1st Leicestershire Regt. Husband of Emeline M. A. Burnett, of Newcastle-on-Tyne. Son of Matthew & Margaret Burnett. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BURNS, Russell Johnstone Lieut, 10/11th Highland Light Infantry. Son of Robert and Christina J. Burns, of Glasgow.  Died 16 Sept 1916. BURROWS, William Arthur 2/Lt, 1/8th London (City of London) (Post Office Rifles) Regt. Husband of Emily Elizabeth Burrows of Finchley, London. Son of William Burrows & Harriett Annie nee Walker. KIA 15 Sept 1916. BUTLER, John Henry Rippon 2/Lt, 2nd Coldstream Guards. Son of Henry & Lily Maud Butler of Brighton, Victoria, Australia Died 16 Sept 1916. BUTLER, Noel 2/Lt, 1st Irish Guards. Son of the Rev. George Hew Butler, of Rosemary Cottage, Harting, Petersfield, Hants, and Florence Butler. Died 16 Sept 1916. BUTLIN, Henry Guy Trentham (Sir) Capt & Adjutant, 1/1st Cambridgeshire Regt. (2nd Bart.) Son of Sir Henry Trentham Butlin, 1st Bart., &of Lady Butlin, of West Brompton, London. B.A. Cambs. Died Sept 1916.