Friday 23 July 1915 – We Lost 225

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Actor Alan Marshall

Actor Alan Marshall

Today’s losses include:

  • The great uncle of actor Alan Marshall
  • A First Class cricketer
  • A son of the member of the clergy
  • Multiple men who will have a brother also killed in the Great War

Today’s highlighted casualties are:

  •  Lieutenant Kenneth Rowley Forde (East Kent Regiment) is killed in action at age 28. He is the son of Canon Forde, LLD Rector of Tamlaghtfinlagan Londonderry.
  • Private Isaac Hall (Leicestershire Regiment) is killed at age 18. His brother was killed in March.
  • Private Alan Marshal (Australian Infantry) dies of enteric fever on Malta at age 32. He was a first class cricket player for Queensland and Surrey. He was the great uncle of the actor Alan Marshal.
  • Rifleman Arthur John Stilton (Rifle Brigade) is killed at age 32. His brother will die of wounds in February 1918.
  • Private George Thomas Andrews (Leicestershire Regiment) is killed at age 20. His brother was killed in November 1914.