Wednesday 22 September 1915 – We Lost 196

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Major General Frederick Drummond Vincent Wing 3rd Division is wounded slightly.

Today’s losses include:

  • The son of a member of the cleargy
  • A man whose brother will also lose his life in the Great War
  • A man whose two brothers will be killed

 Today’s highlighted casualties are:

  •  Lieutenant Arthur Joseph Steele (East Yorkshire Regiment) is killed in action at age 34 in Gallipoli. He is the son of the late Reverend J Steele.
  • Private Wilfred Towse (Royal Army Medical Corps) is killed in action on Gallipoli at age 21. He survived the sinking of the Royal Edward last month.
  • Private Francis Cox (Irish Regiment) dies of wounds in Egypt at age 22. His brother will die of wounds in August 1917.
  • Private Harry Austin (Northamptonshire Regiment) is killed on Gallipoli at age 23 as the middle of three brothers who are killed in the Great War.