28 December 1918 We Lost 187
Beatham family headstones
Today’s losses include:
- A family that will lose three sons to the Great War including a Victoria Cross winner
Today’s highlighted casualties include:
- Sergeant John Wilfred Beatham (Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders) dies on service in Turkey at age 29. He is the last of four brothers to die on service this year including Robert Matthew Beatham a winner of the Victoria Cross who was killed last August.