|1. Memorial:||Vis-En-Artois Memorial||Panel 5|
|2. Memorial:||The (1940) Scroll - WW1 Roll of Honour||53C GQS|
Awards & Titles:
Family :Victor George Bracher Nash was born in 1873 to James and Louisa Nash. He had a younger brother, James.
Victor married Ellen Elizabeth Denny, on the 28th October 1900 and the couple set up their first home at 49 Seaborne Road, Ilford. Victor was working as a builder’s clerk and later became an estate agent. In 1911, the couple were living at 53 Skelton Road, Wanstead, with their three children, Hilda, Frank and Marjorie.
- The First World War 1914-1918, World-wide.
|Unit / Ship / Est.: 7/Leicestershire Regiment|
|Action : The Battles of the Hindenburg Line and associated actions|
12 September - 12 October 1918. As the momentum of the British advance continued it was clear that the Hindenburg Line defences offered the greatest threat to further advances. It was highly likely that the magnificently engineered defence system would re-establish the status quo of static trench warfare. However a series of magnificent actions at Havrincourt and Epehy paved the way for dramatic crossings of the Canal du Nord and the St Quentin Canal by early October. Both canals had been integrated into the Hindenburg Line system and their capture effectively broke the defensive capability of the system. Soon afterwards the British were attacking at Cambrai (again) and then by mid October were pursuing the Germans to the River Selle.
|Type||Lodge Name and No.||Province/District :|
|Mother :||Unknown Lodge No. 3292 E.C.||Unknown|
The project globally acknowledges the following as sources of information for research across the whole database:
- The Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- The (UK) National Archives
- Ancestry.co.uk - Genealogy, Family Trees & Family History online
- ugle.org.uk - The records of the United Grand Lodge of England including the Library and Museum of Freemasonry
- Founder Researchers : Paul Masters & Mike McCarthy
- Researcher : Bruce Littley