Events for Belgium

'Unknown' means that events cannot be definitively placed.

24 Jul 1917; Death; Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Belgium
Ernest Albert Darch (b Clayhidon, Devon, enlisted Bideford, resided Holcombe Rogus, Somerset), Private 203030, 1st Bn, Wiltshire Regiment, who died on Monday, 24th July 1917. Age 33, son of John and Emily Darch, of Wellington; husband of Etrice Hellier (formerly Darch), of The Stores, Holcombe Rogus, Wellington, Somerset.
West Somerset family. Etrice is Darch, formerly Hellier, not the other way around!
Identified People:
Parent: Emily Sparks (1855~ North Curry, SOM, ENG - 1927 Wellington, SOM, ENG)
Parent: John Francis Darch (1856 Skilgate, DEV, ENG -)
Person: Ernest Albert Darch (1886 Clayhidon, SOM, ENG - 1917 Belgium)
Partner: Etrice Hellier (1886~-)

31 Jul 1917; Death; Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Belgium
William Darch, b Barnstaple, e Barnstaple, 59662, Private, Son of William and Polly Darch.
Died 31 Jul 1917, aged 28, 17th Bn. Royal Welch Fusiliers. Cemetery name : NEW IRISH FARM CEMETERY Grave reference : IV. B. 18. Country : Belgium
Landkey family, Pilton.
Identified People:
Parent: Polly Vickery (1863~ Barnstaple, DEV, ENG -)
Parent: William Darch (1865 Swansea, WAL - 1922 Pilton, DEV, ENG)
Person: William Darch (1888~ Barnstaple, DEV, ENG - 1917 Belgium)

16 Aug 1917; Death; Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Belgium
Cecil Darch (b Rockwell Green, Somerset, enlisted Taunton, resided Wellington), Private 41789, "A" Coy. 7th Bn., Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers, killed in action in in France and Flanders, Wednesday, 16th August 1917. Age 19, son of Albert and Ellen Darch, of 216, Rockwell Green, Wellington, Somerset.
West Somerset family
Identified People:
Parent: Albert Darch (1874 Bathealton, SOM, ENG -)
Parent: Ellen Venting (1876~ Wellington, SOM, ENG -)
Person: Albert Cecil Darch (1898 Wellington, SOM, ENG - 1917 Belgium)

11 October 2009
Dick Glover, Cambridge, England.