Tuesday 8 February 1916 – We Lost 191
Today’s highlighted casualties include:
- Major Spencer Maxwell Tahourdin (Indian Cavalry) is killed in Mesopotamia at age 40. He is the son of the Reverend Richard Tahourdin.
- Lance Corporal Charles Clunas (Royal Fusiliers) dies of wounds received in action at age 21. He played football for the Clyde Football Club.
- Private Edward Collingwood Wintle (West Yorkshire Regiment) is accidentally shot by his best friend while they are cleaning their weapons at Kantara, Egypt. He dies this evening at age 21.