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Officers and O/R killed at LE CATEAU 26th August 1914
« on: November 23, 2014, 09:07:05 PM »
FOWKE, MASERGH CUTHBERT
Rank: Captain
Date of Death: 30/08/1914 (missing at Le Cateau 26/08/1914)?
Age: 31
Regiment/Service: Manchester Regiment 2nd Bn.
Panel Reference:
Memorial: LA FERTE-SOUS-JOUARRE MEMORIAL
Additional Information:
Son of Charles Henry Folliot Fowke and Eliza Fowke, of Wolverhampton.
Served in the South African Campaign, also in the Somaliland Campaign
 (1909-1913), with 4th King's African Rifles.


NISBET, FRANK SCOBELL
Rank:Captain
Trade:& Adjt
Date of Death: 26/08/1914
Age:36
Regiment/Service: Manchester Regiment 2nd Bn.
Awards:
Mentioned in Despatches
Panel Reference:
Memorial: LA FERTE-SOUS-JOUARRE MEMORIAL
Additional Information:
Son of the Rev. Canon and Mrs. Nisbet, of Ickham Rectory,
Canterbury. Served in the South African War.


TRUEMAN, CHARLES FITZGERALD HAMILTON
Rank: Captain
Date of Death: 26/08/1914
Age: 37
Regiment/Service: Manchester Regiment 2nd Bn.
Grave Reference: III. A. 3.
Cemetery: LE CATEAU MILITARY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of the late Lt. Col. and Mrs. C. Hamilton Trueman,
of Oakwell-in-the-Blean, Canterbury.

BRODRIBB, WILLIAM CARR
Rank: Captain (down as a Lieut on the Suffolks' Memorial)
Date of Death: 26/08/1914
Age: 28
Regiment/Service: Manchester Regiment 3rd Bn. attd. 2nd Bn.
Grave Reference: III. A. 2.
Cemetery: LE CATEAU MILITARY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of Francis Benjamin and Helen Brodribb

MANSERGH, WILMSDORFF GEORGE
Rank: Lieutenant
Date of Death: 26/08/1914
Age: 32
Regiment/Service: Manchester Regiment 2nd Bn.
Panel Reference:
 
Memorial: LA FERTE-SOUS-JOUARRE MEMORIAL
Additional Information:
Son of Major W.G. Mansergh, of Castletownroche,
Co. Cork. Served in the South African War.

REHM, AUGUST GEORGE
Rank: Serjeant
Service No: 9073
Date of Death: 26/08/1914
Regiment/Service: Manchester Regiment 2nd Bn.
Panel Reference:
Memorial: LA FERTE-SOUS-JOUARRE MEMORIAL
Additional Information:

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Re: Officers and O/R killed at LE CATEAU 26th August 1914
« Reply #1 on: November 24, 2014, 07:35:32 AM »
Timberman,

You may like to consider the undermentioned for your list:-

2199 Pte. G.Irwin  DOW 26.8.14.   2nd Bn.Manchester Regt.
 
  Buried : St.Quentin Northern Comm. Cem.

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Re: Officers and O/R killed at LE CATEAU 26th August 1914
« Reply #2 on: November 24, 2014, 08:23:22 AM »
capt/adj nisbet was accompanying B.coy under the command of capt knox and Lt scully on the left side of the sunken lane,where they drove back the germans,it was here that capt nisbet was shot through the head.

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Re: Officers and O/R killed at LE CATEAU 26th August 1914
« Reply #3 on: November 24, 2014, 10:18:50 AM »
2199 George Irwin was gravely wounded on this date,died the same day,he lived in Salford

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Re: Officers and O/R killed at LE CATEAU 26th August 1914
« Reply #4 on: November 24, 2014, 06:55:34 PM »
Thanks Philip and Mack.

This is the list that I have, there will be others
that died from wounds received on the 26th but
I have those listed by date they died.

LA FERTE-SOUS-JOUARRE MEMORIAL, Seine-et-Marne, France

ANDREWS, Private, HERBERT HENRY, 2583, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26
August 1914. Age 20. Son of Mrs. Agnes Andrews, of 18, Chapel St., Moseley Village,
Willenhall, Staffs.

ASPIN, Private, JAMES, 9935, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

CAIN, Private, JAMES, 102, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Age 28.
Brother-in-law of Mrs. Lily Byrne, of 2, Lime St., Levenshulme, Manchester.

CLARKE, Private, THOMAS, 9132, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

COMER, Lance Corporal, THOMAS, 9227, "D" Coy. 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment.
26 August 1914. Age 31. Son of Thomas and Hannah Comer; husband of Margaret
Comer, of 3, Pawn St., Werneth, Oldham.

COWLEY, Private, THOMAS, 176, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.
Age 27. Son of Thomas and Mary Cowley, of 7, Cowan St., Ancoats, Manchester;
husband of Martha Talks (formerly Cowley), of 19, Edgeley St., West Gorton,
Manchester.

CRONIN, Corporal, TIMOTHY FRANCIS, 9010, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26
August 1914. Age 33. Son of Timothy Cronin, of New St., Ballaghaderreen, Co.
Roscommon.

CROOK, Private, JOHN, 8045, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

DAVISON, Private, HARRY, 2609, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

DURRANT, Corporal, GEORGE FREDRICK, 8728, "D" Coy. 2nd Bn., Manchester
Regiment. 26 August 1914. Age 26. Son of John and Elizabeth Durrant, of Magnolia
Villa, Manor Rd., Guildford; husband of Olive Annie Durrant, of The Chestnuts, Exton, Oakham, Rutland.

EDWARDS, Private, ROBERT, 92, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

GENNER, Private, CHARLES, 2582, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.
Age 20. Son of Robert and Elizabeth Genner, of 11, Church St., Heath Town,
Wolverhampton.

GEORGE, Private, EDWARD ALFRED, 2660, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26
August 1914.

GLOVER, Private, CHRISTOPHER, 447, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August
1914.

GORMAN, Private, JOHN, 9320, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Age
32. Husband of Alice Gorman, of 220, Tipping St., Ardwick, Manchester.

HOWARD, Private, JAMES, 126, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Son
of James and Emma Howard, of "Rivington," Bispham Crossing, Blackpool. Native of
Oldham.

JACKSON, Private, ARTHUR, 830, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.
Age 25. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Jackson; husband of Sarah Jackson, of
Pettiswood, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath.

JAMIESON, Corporal, ALLAN, 561, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

JINKS, Lance Corporal, JAMES ROBERT, 55, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26
August 1914. Husband of Annie Brady (formerly Jinks), of 14 Back, Shargraves St.,
Oldham.

JOHNSON, Private, ALBERT, 8792, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

JOHNSON, Private, THOMAS, 9498, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 9 September
1914. Age 31. Son of Mrs. Mary Ann Goss (formerly Johnson), of 13, Islington St.,
Chapel St., Salford, Manchester.

KEELTY, Private, JOHN, 9622, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Age
32. Son of Martin and Mary Keelty, of Maugheramore, Knock, Co. Mayo.

LORD, Private, FRANK, 9441, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

MANSERGH, Lieutenant, WILMSDORFF GEORGE, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment.
Killed in action at Le Cateau 26 August 1914. Age 32. Son of Major W.G. Mansergh, of
Castletownroche, Co. Cork. Served in the South African War.

McEWEN, Lance Corporal, JAMES BURY, 7958, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26
August 1914.

McNAMARA, Lance Corporal, JOSEPH, 8016, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26
August 1914.

MURPHY, Private, JOHN, 9692, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Age
29. Husband of Sarah Ann Hartley (formerly Murphy), of 64, Albert St., Ramsbottom,
Lancs.

MURRAY, Private, WILLIAM, 300, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.
Age 30. Husband of Ethel Walsh (formerly Murray), of 37, Lawson St., Edge Lane Rd.,
Oldham.

NISBET, Captain (Adjt.) FRANK SCOBELL, Mentioned in Despatches, 2nd Bn.,
Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Age 36. Son of the Rev. Canon and Mrs. Nisbet,
of Ickham Rectory, Canterbury. Served in the South African War.

NOON, Private, JOHN, 50, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Age 30.
Son of Patrick and Mary Mullen, of Cloonthue, Tuam, Co. Galway.

PHILLIPS, Private, CHARLES TAYLOR, 9910, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26
August 1914. Age 27. Husband of Mary Emma Phillips, of 45, Leamington St., Oldham.

PREECE, Private, GEORGE, 2732, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.
Age 19. Son of Mrs. Emma Preece, of 51, Bargates, Leominster.

REHM, Serjeant, AUGUST GEORGE, 9073, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August
1914.

RENSHAW, Private, THOMAS, 8597, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

ROYLE, Private, THOMAS, 8897, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Age
30. Husband of Catherine Langley (formerly Royle), of 4, Tilt St., Queen's Rd.,
Manchester.

SAUNDERS, Private, JOHN RICHARD, 9051, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26
August 1914. Age 34. Son of Mrs. Alice Welch; husband of Emily Grace Milner
(formerly Saunders), of 94, Colne Rd., Twickenham, Middx

SHAW, Private, JOHN, 9536, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

SMITH, Private, GEORGE, 2687, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Age
18. Son of Thomas George and Emma Smith, of 99, Stockton St., Moss Side,
Manchester.

STREET, Private, ISAAC, 78, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

STUBBS, Private, ROBERT, 271, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

SWAIN, Private, HARRY, 9462, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

TUPMAN, Private, JAMES, 2465, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

WALKER, Corporal, ERNEST, 2187, "D" Coy. 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26
August 1914. Age 20. Son of Mrs. Maud Annie Walker, of 105, Crosscliffe St., Moss
Side, Manchester.

WALSH, Private, THOMAS, 8062, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

WEBSTER, Private, ALFRED, 8010, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

WELSH, Private, THOMAS, 8568, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914.

WILLIAMSON, Private, ROBERT, 7949, 2nd Bn, Manchester Regiment. 26 August
1914.

WINSTANLEY, Private, CHARLES, 2757, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August
1914.

LE CATEAU COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Nord, France

BROWN, Private, J, 138, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Grave Ref.
III. A. Headstone 15.

FIELDING, Private, T, 2454, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Grave
Ref. III. A. Headstone 7.

KANES, Private, A, 2754, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Grave Ref.
III. A. Headstone 18.

STRINGER, Private, R, 8217, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Grave
Ref. III. A. Headstone 1.

LE CATEAU MILITARY CEMETERY, Nord, France

BRODRIBB, Captain, WILLIAM CARR, 3rd Bn. attd. 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment.
26 August 1914. Age 28. Son of Francis Benjamin and Helen Brodribb. Grave Ref. III.
A. 2.

CAMPBELL, Company Serjeant Major, W, 7279, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26
August 1914. Grave Ref. IV. H. 7.

McCLUSKEY, Private, A, 9413, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Grave
Ref. IV. H. 5.

TRUEMAN, Captain, CHARLES FITZGERALD HAMILTON, 2nd Bn., Manchester
Regiment. Killed in action 26 August 1914. Age 37. Son of the late Lt. Col. and Mrs. C.
Hamilton Trueman, of Oakwell-in-the-Blean, Canterbury. Grave Ref. III. A. 3.

ST. QUENTIN NORTHERN COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Aisne, France

IRWIN, Private, G, 2199, 2nd Bn., Manchester Regiment. 26 August 1914. Grave Ref.
XVI. 18. 11.

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