Edward Inkermen Jordan Bell MC | Grave

CAPTAIN E. I. J. BELL MC Name: Edward Inkerman Jordan Bell MC Regiment & Unit/Ship: Middlesex Regiment 17th Bn. Secondary Unit, Regiment: attd. H.Q. 99th Inf. Bde. Date of Death: 24 March 1918 Age at Death: 32 years old Buried or commemorated at: ALBERT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION Sp. Mem. 5. France Awards: Military Cross and […]

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Arthur Beadsworth | Grave

SERJEANT 11677 A. BEADSWORTH Name: Arthur Beadsworth Regiment & Unit/Ship: Leicestershire Regiment 7th Bn. Date of Death: 9 October 1917 Age at Death: – Buried or commemorated at: WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY VI. C. 19. France Awards: – Additional Info: Husband of Polly Beadsworth, of 44, Derby Rd., Hinckley, Leicestershire. Service Record: View Record A high-resolution […]

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Spencer Thomas Bassett | Grave

ACTING BOMBARDIER 70384 S. T. BASSETT Name: Spencer Thomas Bassett Regiment & Unit/Ship: Royal Garrison Artillery 140th Siege Bty. Date of Death: 11 April 1917 Age at Death: 32 years old Buried or commemorated at: POZIERES BRITISH CEMETERY, OVILLERS-LA BOISSELLE II. J. 35. France Awards: – Additional Info: Son of Thomas and Agnes Bassett, of […]

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Harold Walley Bamford | Grave

SECOND LIEUTENANT H. W. BAMFORD Name: Harold Walley Bamford Regiment & Unit/Ship: King’s Shropshire Light Infantry 1st Bn. Date of Death: 26 November 1915 Age at Death: 29 years old Buried or commemorated at: ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY I. A. 15. France Additional Info: Son of Annie Bamford, of 5, Cliff Rd., Itchen, Southampton, and the […]

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William James Baker MM | Grave

SERJEANT F/521 W. J. BAKER MM Name: William James Baker MM Regiment & Unit/Ship: Middlesex Regiment 17th Bn. Date of Death: 22 October 1916 Age at Death: 33 years old Buried or commemorated at: SUCRERIE MILITARY CEMETERY, COLINCAMPS I. I. 26. France Awards: Military Medal Additional Info: Husband of Olive Blanche Baker, of 49, Cobourg […]

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Ernest Edward Anderson | Grave

SAPPER 33437 E. E. ANDERSON Name: Ernest Edward Anderson Regiment & Unit/Ship: Royal Engineers 56th Field Coy. Date of Death: 11 December 1915 Age at Death: 24 years old Buried or commemorated at: LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY IV. C. 24A. Belgium Awards: – Additional Info: Son of Charles Anderson, of 263, North Rd., Prittlewell, Southend-on-Sea. Service […]

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Charles Henry Wilfred Bartrop | Grave

GUNNER 252418 W. BARTROP Name: Charles Henry Wilfred Bartrop Regiment & Unit/Ship: Royal Field Artillery “X” 40th T.M. Bty. Date of Death: 7 November 1918 Age at Death: – Buried or commemorated at: WARCOING CHURCHYARD In the North West part, close to the entrance. Belgium Awards: – Additional Info: Husband of Ruby Bartrop, of 12, […]

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John Thomas Flanagan | Grave

PRIVATE M/288065 J. FLANAGAN Name: John Thomas Flanagan Regiment & Unit/Ship: Army Service Corps 816th M.T. Coy. Date of Death: 31 August 1917 Age at Death: – Buried or commemorated at: DAR ES SALAAM WAR CEMETERY 5. J. 4. Tanzania Awards: – Additional Info: – Service Record: View Record

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Footballers Killed in the First World War

FOOTBALLERS DIED IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR The following list of footballers killed during World War One is correct to the best of our knowledge and has been compiled from a substantial number of primary sources including contemporary newspaper reports, official military service records and unit war diaries, the Soldiers Died in the Great War […]

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