Rugby Union internationals who died in WW1

Rugby Union internationals who died in WW1

This community remembers Rugby Union players from various countries who played for their national teams, and died during military service in the war, or later as a result it. The community includes players who represented Australia, England, France, the British Isles (later known as the British and Irish Lions), Ireland, New Zealand, Scotland, South Africa, and Wales.

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  • Born 1893

    Died 1918

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery

    British Army Major 251st Brigade Royal Horse Artillery

    British Army Major Royal Field Artillery

  • Died 1915

    Australian Imperial Force Captain 6th Light Horse Regiment

  • Profile picture for Ernest Cotton Deane

    Born 1887

    Died 1917

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Army Medical Corps

    British Army Captain Royal Army Medical Corps Attached 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment

  • Profile picture for Jasper Thomas Brett

    Born 1896

    Died 1917

    British Army 14160 Private Royal Dublin Fusiliers

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Dublin Fusiliers 7th Battalion

  • Profile picture for Rowland Fraser

    Born 1890

    Died 1916

    British Army Second Lieutenant Rifle Brigade 1st Battalion

    British Army Temporary Captain Rifle Brigade 1st Battalion

    British Army Second Lieutenant Rifle Brigade

  • Profile picture for Cecil Halliday Abercrombie

    Born 1886

    Died 1916

    Royal Navy Lieutenant

    Royal Navy Lieutenant HMS Defence

  • Profile picture for Rupert Edward Inglis

    Born 1863

    Died 1916

    British Army 4th Class Chaplain General Hospital Staples Chaplain to the Forces

    British Army The Reverend Infantry Brigade 16th

    Other Empire Force Chaplain Army Chaplains' Department

  • Profile picture for Fred Leonard Perrett

    Born 1891

    Died 1918

    British Army 1827 Private Welsh Guards

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Welsh Fusiliers

  • Profile picture for David Gallaher

    Born 1873

    Died 1917

    New Zealand Expeditionary Force 3229 10th New Zealand Mounted Rifles, 2nd Regiment, Auckland Infantry Regiment 2nd Battalion

    New Zealand Expeditionary Force 32513 Company Sergeant-Major 10th New Zealand Mounted Rifles, 2nd Regiment, Auckland Infantry Regiment 2nd Battalion

  • Profile picture for David Dickie Howie

    Born 1888

    Died 1916

    British Army Trooper Fife and Forfar Yeomanry

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery 2nd Highland Brigade

    British Army Lieutenant Royal Field Artillery

  • Profile picture for John Argentine Campbell

    Born 1877

    Died 1917

    British Army Lieutenant 6th Dragoons

    British Army Lieutenant 6th Dragoons (Inniskilling)

  • Died 1914

    British Army Second Lieutenant Middlesex Regiment

    British Army Lieutenant Royal Fusiliers 17th Battalion

  • Born 1883

    Died 1915

    British Army 5711 Private Gloucestershire Regiment

    British Army 5711 Corporal Gloucestershire Regiment

  • Profile picture for Arthur James Dingle

    Born 1891

    Died 1915

    British Army Temporary Lieutenant East Yorkshire Regiment

    British Army Temporary Captain East Yorkshire Regiment

    British Army Captain East Yorkshire Regiment

  • Profile picture for William Victor Edwards

    Born 1887

    Died 1917

    British Army Captain Royal Irish Fusiliers

    British Army Captain Royal Dublin Fusiliers

  • Born 1891

    Died 1915

    British Army Captain Royal Engineers

  • Born 1891

    Died 1915

    British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers

    British Army Royal Engineers 136 Army Troops Company

  • Profile picture for William Purdon Geen

    Born 1891

    Died 1915

    British Army Second Lieutenant King's Royal Rifle Corps 9th Battalion

  • Born 1891

    Died 1915

    British Army Second Lieutenant Gordon Highlanders

    British Army Captain Gordon Highlanders

  • Profile picture for Alfred Squire Taylor

    Born 1889

    Died 1917

    British Army Lieutenant Royal Army Medical Corps

    British Army Captain Royal Army Medical Corps