Deaths in History in August 1916

  • Aug 3 Sir Roger Casement, an Ulster Protestant and ardent Irish nationalist, executed by the British at 51
  • Aug 7 Charles E Manning, Australian judge/major, dies in battle at 36
  • Aug 18 Edward D Pain, English journalist (NY World), dies in battle at 36
  • Aug 28 Francis W Warre-Cornish, Engl vice-provost of Eton (1893-1916), dies