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On this day 4th July 1915

Ypres 4.7.15: Working party of 200 men under Capt Edgar Horace Heathcote shelled on return. 9 killed & died. 21 wounded & 2 previously wounded.

War Diary [WO/95/2694]


Chapel shell

The men killed were:-

  • 2030 Pte. Richard Evans
  • 2284 Pte. Joseph Ford
  • 2290 Pte. James Greatorex
  • 1321 Pte. Percy Heather
  • 3224 Pte. George William Lomas 
  • 1322 Pte. Samuel Turner
  • 3117 Pte. Horace Lowe
  • 2655 Pte. John Moss
  • 2213 Pte. George Markham

For full details see here.

Heathcote ECaptain Edgar Horace Heathcote of ‘Rockwood’ in Buxton.