Fallen

651 Rutlanders lost their lives in the First World War. We wish to remember them all, and with help from you, add more history and share information about them.
 

Rutland and The Battle of the Somme

More than 90 Rutland soldiers died in the Battle of the Somme which lasted from 1 July 1916 until the middle of November. Today they lie in cemeteries across the old battlefield in northern France or are remembered among the 72,000 names on the Thiepval Memorial to the Missing of the Somme. By using our interactive map, you can find out what happened to them.
A truly lovely man who gave us so much support, and wanted all of Oakham’s war dead to be forever remembered. https://t.co/NgU4V9xHu0 9:50 PM Nov 30th

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