The Great War

 

CWGC Cemeteries

Other Great War Info

9th Bn Sherwood Foresters

Battle of Broodseinde

 King's George & Albert 

 Ypres Battles

1st Ypres Order of Battle

2nd Ypres Order of Battle

3rd Ypres Order of Battle

 War Diaries      Places of Interest

Great War Postcards

Norman Butcher's Letters

Fred Limb MM

Fred Greaves VC

William Illingworth MM

New Zealand graves at Brockenhurst

 

If you want the old Battalion,

We know where they are,

We know where they are,

They're hanging on the old barbed wire.

We've seen them, we've seen them,

Hanging on the old barbed wire,

We've seen them, we've seen them,

Hanging on the old barbed wire.

email : morse.steve@btinternet.com

 This website is dedicated to all those who fought in the Great War 1914-1918

One Who Died (A career soldier)

Private Thomas Alfred Morse, 8129

2nd Battalion Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry

Killed in Action

Sunday 16th May 1915

Battle of Festubert

One who survived (A Volunteer)

L/Cpl Albert Fletcher DCM, 8975,

11th (service) Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers

Awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal

28th September 1916

at Thiepval Wood on The Somme