Tuesday 22 May 1917 – We Lost 349

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Cap badge of the Household Battalion

Today’s losses include:

  • Multiple families that will lose two and three sons in the Great War

Today’s highlighted casualties include:

  • Trooper Charles Le Feaver (Household Battalion) is killed in action at age 30. His brother was killed in June 1916.
  • Private John Griffin (Royal Fusiliers) is killed in action. One brother was killed in May 1915 while another will be killed in July of this year.
  • Rifleman John William Hughes (King’s Royal Rifle Corps) dies of wounds at age 24 at Salonika. His brother was killed in May 1915.