Friday 20 August 1915 – We Lost 278

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Today’s losses include:

  • The son of a Justice of the Peace
  • The son of a member of the clergy
  • A man who will have two brothers also killed in the Great War

Today’s highlighted casualties are:

  • Second Lieutenant David Boyd Galbraith (Highland Light Infantry) is killed in action at age 21. His older brother had been killed five weeks earlier and both are sons of W B Galbrait JP.  A third son will be killed in August 1918.
  • Private Nathaniel George Read Amies (East Kent Regiment) is killed in action at age 30. He is the son of the Reverend Nathaniel Jones Miller Staurt Amies Vicar of Brents.