database was compiled by BBC
Radio Leicester under their About Leicester section
of the web site. The data has since been expanded and will
be gradually added to in the future. Searches by name are
not fully functional as the database was original built
with initials only.
have been supplemented with information from the 'Soldiers
Died in the Great War' CD and information from the Commonwealth
War Graves Commission. Additional information has then
been drawn from other reference documents, for example,
Roll of the Great War and de Ruvigny's Roll of Honour.
are provided to the war memorials that exist on-line for
these men wherever pertinent and any photographs also linked.
Hopefully this will provide a comprehensive set of information.
Leicestershire Regimental Gallery
New Walk Museum
53 New Walk
(0116) 247 3222
of the museum see the MOD website.