Saturday 14 November 1915 – We Lost 179

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Palmerston FC

Senussi commence hostilities against the British by attacking the Egyptian outpost at Es Sollum.

Today’s losses include:

  • A Chaplain
  • A member of the Palmerston Football Club

 Today’s highlighted casualties include:

  • Chaplain ‘The Reverend” Francis Cavendish Roche (10th Division) dies of dysentery at Alexandria after service on Gallipoli at age 33.
  • Private James McIntosh (Canterbury Infantry) dies of wounds on the hospital ship Maheno off Gallipoli. He is a member of the Palmerston Football Club and the Taieri Rovers Club.