Today’s highlighted casualties include:
- Major Stanley Malcolm Bruce (Lancers, Indian Army) is killed in action at age 40 in the Middle East. His brother will die of wounds in two weeks.
- Captain Jacob Andrew Norman Hessler (Durham Light Infantry) is killed at age 25. His brother was killed two months ago.
- Lieutenant Reginald Walter Bowly (Manchester Regiment attached Cheshire Regiment) is killed at age 33. He is the son of the late Reverend Canon C H Bowly.
- Gunner W Logan Sinclair (Royal Field Artillery) is killed in action at age 21. His uncle was killed in October 1917.
- Private Daniel Conway (Australian Infantry) is killed at age 26. His brother was killed in August 1916.