Wednesday 26 December 1917 We Lost 319
Today’s losses include:
- A man whose brother was killed in February 1916
- A man whose son will be killed in the Second World War
Today’s highlighted casualties include:
- Corporal Eric William Briggs (Royal Garrison Artillery) is killed in action at age 24. His brother was killed in February 1916.
- Lance Corporal William Arthur Balaam (Northamptonshire Regiment) is killed in action. His son will be killed in action on 31st July 1943 at age 26.