Roll of Honour

by Anne Shankland, UK

To commemorate the 90th anniversary of the Battle of the Somme, 1st July 1916, this lists all those Shankland / Shanklin / Shanklyn men and women who gave their lives in two World Wars.

NameRankRegiment/Service NationalityDate of deathPlaceAge
William ShanklandPrivateKing's Own Scottish Borderers United Kingdom20Jun1915Turkey19
Andrew McAdam ShanklandLance CorporalKing's Own Scottish Borderers United Kingdom07Feb1916France20
James ShanklandPrivateHighland Light Infantry United Kingdom01Jul1916France35
Robert Thomas ShanklandLance CorporalCameron Highlanders United Kingdom16Sep1916France25
William ShanklandPrivateMachine Gun Corps (Infantry) United Kingdom03Dec1916France29
Charles Raymond ShanklandCorporalNorthumberland Fusiliers United Kingdom16Dec1916France18
Robert Wilson ShanklandLance CorporalCameronians (Scottish Rifles) United Kingdom10May1917France27
Thomas ShanklynPrivateSomerset Light Infantry United Kingdom12Sep1917Belgium27
John Wilfred ShanklandPrivateCanadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment) Canadian09Nov1917France19
Llewelyn ap Tomos ShanklandLieutenantRoyal Welsh Fusiliers United Kingdom25Nov1917France26
David ShanklandPrivateCameron Highlanders United Kingdom23Mar1918France18
Thomas ShanklandPrivateDurham Light Infantry United Kingdom26Mar1918France28
John ShanklandRiflemanNew Zealand Rifle Brigade New Zealand29Mar1918France25
David ShanklandPrivateLancashire Fusiliers United Kingdom31Mar1918France28
Francis ShanklinPrivateBorder Regiment United Kingdom02Apr1918Belgium45
James ShanklandPrivateKing's Own Scottish Borderers United Kingdom11Apr1918France31
James ShanklandPrivateArgyll and Sutherland Highlanders United Kingdom17Apr1918France33
Claude G ShanklandCorporal, U.S. Army59th Infantry Regiment U.S.A.10Oct1918France 
Edward John ShanklinPrivate19th (Queen Alexandra's Own Royal) Hussars United Kingdom19Nov1918France27
John Birkmyre ShanklandOrdinary SeamanRoyal Navy United Kingdom19Aug1942At sea31
Whitby ShanklandFlight SergeantRoyal Air Force Volunteer Reserve United Kingdom21Sep1942 26
Caradoc ShanklandAble SeamanRoyal Navy United Kingdom04Nov1942At sea26
Henry ShanklinGunnerRoyal Artillery United Kingdom05Mar1943Asia22
John Anderson Baillie ShanklandGunnerRoyal Artillery United Kingdom26Mar1943Tunisia20
Edgar G ShanklinAviation Machinist's Mate, U.S. NavyUnited States Navy U.S.A.05Jan1944At sea 
Agnes Isabel ShanklandWorkerYoung Women's Christian Association United Kingdom03May1944Egypt31
James C ShanklinSecond Lieutenant, U.S. Army Air Forces495th Fighter Group U.S.A.11Apr1944England 
Arlo A ShanklinPrivate, U.S. Army 47th Infantry Regiment U.S.A.10Aug1944France 
Harry E ShanklinStaff Sergeant, U.S. Army 143rd Infantry Regiment U.S.A.22Sep1944France 
Don M ShanklandFirst Lieutenant, U.S. Army Air Forces332nd Bomber Squadron U.S.A.11Dec1944Belgium 
Elvet ShanklandPrivateMonmouthshire Regiment United Kingdom05Jan1945Belgium29
John Shanklin IIILieutenant Colonel, U.S. Army 93rd Armored Field Artillery Battalion U.S.A.08Apr1945France 
Roy E Shanklin, Jr.First Lieutenant, U.S. Army Air Forces Army Air Corps U.S.A.06Jun1945  

Anne Shankland, July 2006