A descendant of Herbert’s who has compiled a family history (Gordon Richards) has contacted me and has kindly shared his family knowledge of Herbert and I have updated the webpage https://oldwhittingtonops.com/gaunt-herbert/
He also sent me a newspaper cutting with a photograph. The photo is on https://oldwhittingtonops.com/photos-of-the-men/
Today we remember John Newey who died of his wounds on 17th August 1917 aged 34, he lived on Cavendish Street Old Whittington.
He is buried in Brandhoek New Military Cemetery near Ypres.
Albert Hewitt who was killed in action on 10th August 1916 aged 34 years. He is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial.
We also remember today Thomas Wm S Pendleton who died on 10th August 1917 aged 25 years. He is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial Ypres.