Wednesday 16 February 1916 – We Lost 240

Today’s losses include:

  • The son of a Baronet
  • A family that will lose three sons in the Great War

Today’s highlighted casualties include:

  • Lieutenant Douglas Gilmour (Seaforth Highlanders) is killed in action at age 26. He is the son of ‘Sir’ John Gilmour of  Lundin and Montrave 1st
  • Private Arthur Daniel Crane (Northamptonshire Regiment) dies of wounds at age 31. He is the first of three brothers who are killed in the war.