IN MEMORy by Pierre Vandervelden

The visit of Commonwealth graves in Communal Cemeteries & Churchyards in Belgium & France

CATERPILLAR VALLEY Cemetery (Longueval) (Somme France)

Page 1 The Pictures

Page 2 List of Casualties

The former grave of a New Zealand Soldier who was laid to rest in the tomb of The Unknown Warrior at the National War Memorial in Wellington New Zealand on 11 November 2004
Pte William Leonard Green KIA 26/08/1918 aged 34
Eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Green of Burton Latimer.
He joined the Forces in 01/1918.
William leaves a widow with two children, at Northampton.
For Mr Simon Bull (Northamptonshire U. K.)
Pte Levi Maltby 16/08/1916 aged 32
He was killed by a high explosive shell
Dvr Clarence Rosser Branerghan 28/11/1916 aged 19
Clarence was born in Petersburg (South Aus.) 08/1897 and was former engine cleaner, he enlisted in Adelaide 20/10/1915
He was gunner before driver, Clarence was KIA near High Wood
for Cris Donohue
Sjt George Campbell Vallance 1894 - 23/07/1916
for his great nephew Graham Vallance
Sjt W. H. Stockwell 19/08/1916
For the Royal Welch fusiliers & Dr H.J. Krijnen
Cpl Richard Palmer 14/07/1916 aged 33
For the Royal Welch fusiliers & Dr H.J. Krijnen
Pte Frederick Rodaway 18/08/1916
Frederick was born 1869 in Liverpool; He was KiA attacking Wood Lane.
His nephew Christopher is buried in Mendinghem Military Cemetery.
For his great grandson Tony Rodaway
Sjt Martin Honan 18/08/1916 aged 22
Martin was KiA during the assault on High Wood, he left a wife and only child. He will be please to know he has over 100 great grand children and great great grandchildren off his only daughter.
For his great great grandson Dean Brown and the whole family
Pte Samuel Richard Smith 16/09/1916
for his great nephew Alister Smith and family
Sjt William George Clive 15/09/1916 aged 26
for Dr H.J. Krijnen
Capt Geoffrey Atkinson Gaze 15/09/1916 aged 35
for Dr H.J. Krijnen
Capt Leslie Davies 15/09/1916 aged 22
for Dr H.J. Krijnen
Rfm Arthur Webb 15/09/1916 aged 28
for his great nephew Frank Lomas
L/Cpl Alfred Westacott 01/09/1918 aged 28
For the Royal Welch fusiliers & Dr H.J. Krijnen
Pte John Roberts 20/07/1916 aged 32
For the Royal Welch fusiliers & Dr H.J. Krijnen
Pte John Hunt 26/08/1918
For the Royal Welch fusiliers & Dr H.J. Krijnen
Pte Allen Baldwin 27/08/1918 aged 19
For the Royal Welch fusiliers & Dr H.J. Krijnen


1 773 casualties

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Casualties informations come usually from Commonwealth War Graves Commission, see links for more informations © Pierre Vandervelden - Belgium