The Somme

1/7/1916

To help relieve the pressure on the French at Verdun, Britain leads a huge offensive along the Somme River. 20,000 British soldiers are killed on the first day of the attack.

Service persons

Name DATE OF DEATH
Thomas Coombs 11/08/1917
Edwin Evans 15/09/1916
William Thomas 19/09/1916
S Holvey 01/07/1916
Francis Clancy 23/10/1918
John James 28/11/1916
James Thomas 25/09/1916
Dewi Jeffreys 26/07/1916
Walter Tromans 25/10/1916
James McKergo 16/07/1916
John Edwards 06/07/1916
David Daniels 27/10/1916
Roland Philipps 07/07/1916
Owen Jenkins 05/09/1916
Jonathan Jackson 01/07/1916
William Williams 15/09/1916
William Davies 20/07/1916
John Williams 03/07/1916
Gomer Jones 15/07/1916
Trevor Richards 13/11/1916
Ivor Rees 05/08/1916
William Bodman 03/09/1916
Edward Thomas 09/09/1916
Thomas Evans 03/07/1916
Gwilym Davies 10/09/1916
Fred Cooper 03/09/1916
Levi Meyler 27/05/1918
Benjamin Davies 19/05/1917
Tom Evans 29/12/1916
Cyril Robinson 28/12/1916
Albert Young 10/07/1916
William Simon 01/07/1916
John Williams 12/07/1916
Edward Hughes 16/07/1916
David Salmon 06/02/1916
Joseph Kirby 24/07/1916
Evan Griffiths 16/08/1916
Hugh Roberts 05/07/1916
David Orrells 09/08/1917