Thursday 21 February 1918 We Lost 243

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Crystal City (Manitoba) Memorial

Australian mounted troops enter Jericho at 08:20 and secure the British right flank in Palestine.

Today’s losses include:

  • Multiple sons of members of the clergy

Today’s highlighted casualties include:

  • Second Lieutenant Douglas Stanley Gordon (Special Reserve Royal Field Artillery attached Royal Flying Corps) is killed by machine gun fire from the ground at age 29. He is the son of the Reverend S C Gordon.
  • Private Lawrence Dimsdale Adamson MM (Manitoba Regiment) dies at age 24. He is the son of the Reverend W W Adamson.