The Battle of Cambria: December 1917

Sunken Road CemeteryHall burial

In total 2/Lt Harry Herbert Hall and 29 NCOs and men were killed during these two days of fighting. The body of Harry Hall was removed at the time and he is now buried in Sunken Road Cemetery in Villers-Plouich, whereas the bodies of his men were not and they are all Commemorated on the Cambrai Memorial at Louverval.

For a full list of men killed in action see here – 1st-december-1917

Interestingly, of the 29 men killed in action, 16 were men that had originally arrived with the 2/6th Battalion in France in February 1917 and have a 24**** Regimental Number.