Saturday 24 June 1916 – We Lost 282

Today’s highlighted casualties include:

  • Sergeant John Thomas Pymm MM (South Staffordshire Regiment) is killed at age 22. His brother will be killed in December this year.
  • Seaman Angus MacLeod (HMS Victory) dies on service after being released from internment in Holland for medical reasons at age 27. His is the third of four brothers who lose their lives in the Great War.
  • Private Ellis Moores (Cheshire Regiment) is killed at age 23. His brother was killed last July on Gallipoli.