Today’s losses include:
- The son of a member of the clergy
- Multiple families that will lose two sons
Today’s highlighted casualties include:
- Lieutenant Montague Vincent-Jackson (Sherwood Foresters) is killed at age 24. He is the son of the Reverend Canon William Vincent-Jackson.
- Second Lieutenant Alfred Charles Dixon (Lancashire Regiment) is killed at age 19. His brother will be killed in August 1918.
- Trooper Francis Samuel Wright (Life Guards) dies of wounds at age 21. His brother was killed last May.