More than 2,000 men from Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland died in Battle of the Somme. The Mercury is producing a roll of honour where the names of the casualties will be added to this online article, as well as being printed in the paper, on the anniversary of their death. The men are listed by … Continue reading Leicestershire & the Somme (part 6)
Leicestershire Somme Deaths in October 1916
Hinckley soldiers Highlighted.
W H Waring, Father of Betty Ball of Earl Shilton. A dispatch rider for the Leicestershire artillery. Hinckley updates in RED
Hinckley updates in RED