Sunday 15 September 1918 We Lost 614

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Captain William Henry Hubbard (Royal Air Force) brings down one enemy aircraft, while Lieutenant Gerald Anderson and Second Lieutenant Thomas Sydney Chiltern (Royal Air Force) bring down a Fokker D VII east of Seclin.

Today’s losses include:

  • Multiple sons of members of the clergy
  • Families that will lose two and four sons in the Great War
  • The Paisley Abbey organist
  • A man who was married forty days ago and whose son will be born next year

Today’s highlighted casualties include:

  • Second Lieutenant Lawrence McLean Lord (Central Flying School, Royal Air Force) is accidentally killed at age 18. He is the son of the Reverend C S Lord.
  • Second Lieutenant William Forbes Forsyth (Royal Scots) is killed at age 38. He is he organist at Paisley Abbey
  • Corporal Albert Constable (Dorsetshire Regiment) dies of wounds as a prisoner of war at age 29. His three brothers have already been killed in the Great War.
  • Private Edward James Godman (Bedfordshire Regiment) dies of wounds received in action at home at age 34. His brother was killed in October 1915.
  • Private William Arthur Lloyd-Jones (East Yorkshire Regiment) dies as a prisoner of war at age 19. He is the son of the Reverend Robert Lloyd-Jones.
  • Private William Bagshawe Heald (West Yorkshire Regiment) dies of wounds at age 21. He was married forty days ago and his son will be born in 1919.