A Battle of the Somme Officer Casualty to Captain George Boyd Foulkes, 6th Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers who was Killed in Action on the 12th of August 1916 in the attack on the Switch Line – The 6th Battalion Commanded by Winston Churchill, comprising 1914-1920 British War and Victory Medals, (Capt. G.B. Foulkes.), toned very fin.
Extract British Battalions on the Somme, Ray Westlake. Page 111
9th August 1916 Moved forward to area around Contalmaison.
12th August 1916 Attack on the Switch Line, objective taken and consolidated south-eastward of Munster Alley
Sold with copy photographs, copy Medal Index card, entitled to the 1914-15 Star, Copy Medal Rolls, and Officers Died Entry, copy Edinburgh University Roll of the Fallen, Copy War Diary, copy photograph showing Winston Churchill add Captain Foulkes as Officers of the 6th Battalion.