Category Archives: Basra Memorial

Cecil Herbert Julius (1896–1916)

Lieutenant Cecil Herbert [Woodifield] Julius, 3 Bn  East Lancashire Regiment (attached 6 Bn East Lancashire Regiment.) Missing in action, 9 April 1916, Mesopotamia (Iraq), Commemorated on theBasra Memorial. Three storeys high and five windows wide, Langham House has stood proudly on the south … Continue reading

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Lourd Frank Newis (1894–1917)

204125 Private Lourd Frank Newis, 1st/4th Hampshire Regiment, formerly Boy (2nd Class) Seaman, HMS Ganges II. Killed in action in Mesopotamia (Iraq), 24 February 1917. Commemorated on the Basra Memorial. Serving alongside Joseph Sydney Edwards in the 1/4 Hampshire Regiment, … Continue reading

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