Herbert Rogers was the foster son of Thomas and Mary Birks, White House, Mount Pleasant.
From the County Herald, July 27, 1917
News has been received of the death from wounds received in action of Private Herbert Rogers, 24 years of age, who had lived at White House. Mount Pleasant. Buckley. Only a few days previously his relatives received a letter from him asking them not to worry, as he was getting along nicely. He had been twelve months on active service, and was a single man.