Family Memorials in Derbyshire

 We hold photographs of all of the following Memorials.

 

 

ABBOTT  Lance Corporal Herbert 241309 Royal Army Service Corps KIA Tobruk 28th May 1942. Age 36. Son of James and Elien Abbott; husband of May Abbott, of Cheadle Hulme, Cheshire. TOBRUK WAR CEMETERY. Buxton Cemetery

ADAMS Lance Corporal Arthur CH/5285 (RMR/B/420). Chatham Bn. R.N. Div. Royal Marine Light Infantry. 8th October 1914. Age 42. Son of Richard and Mary Adams; husband of Mary Jane Adams, of Burton Rd., Repton, Derby. BERCHEM (ANTWERPEN) COMMUNAL CEMETERY REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

AINSWORTH Serjeant Richard Eric 3011067 433 (R.C.A.F.) Sqdn. RAFVR 2nd December 1944. Age 19. Son of Arthur Walker Ainsworth and Evelyn Ainsworth. CHOLOY WAR CEMETERY Marlpe (St Martins) Churchyard

AITKEN 2nd Lietenant John Francis  1st/6th Lancashire Fusiliers Killed in Action near Ypres 6th September 1917. Age 26.  Only son of Harriett Ann and the late James Frederic Aitken, of Bakewell, Derbyshire Bakewell Cemetery

ALCOCK 2nd Lieutenant Randall Arthur  7th Battn., The Yorkshire Regiment. 1st September 1918. Age 32.  Son of John & Lucy Alcock of 9 Albert St., Belper, Derbyshire. Buried in Bancourt British Cemetery, France. Belper Cemetery

ALLEN Private Fred 307337 2nd/8th Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers 23rd March 1917. Age 19. Son of Annie Allen, of 190, Gorton Rd., Reddish, Manchester, and the late E. Allen. GORRE BRITISH & INDIAN CEMETERY. New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

ARDERN Private Joseph 18387 1st Bn. Cheshire Regiment. 20th June 1915. Age 20. Son of Richard Thomas and Hannah Maria Ardern, of 22, Ellesmere Avenue, Marple, Cheshire. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL. Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

ARNOLD Corporal Wilfred James 1500 17th Bn. Royal Fusiliers KIA France 13th November 1916. Age 34. Eldest son of Frederick William & Clara Elizabeth Arnold. Husband of K. Arnold, of Rolliston Rd., Burton-on-Trent. MUNICH TRENCH BRITISH CEMETERY, BEAUMONT-HAMEL. Buxton Cemetery

ASHFORD Private Charles 10437 6th Battn. The Lincolnshire Regt. 9th December 1915. Age 23. Son of Henry & Kate Ashford. Buried in Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta. Long Eaton Cemetery

ASHFORD Private Charles 10437 6th Battn. The Lincolnshire Regt. 9th December 1915. Age 23.  Buried in Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta. Long Eaton Cemetery

ASHLEY Staff Sergeant John A     Died 1996.  MOD STONE Elmton And Creswell Cemetery

ASHTON Sergeant Henry 43036 14th Battn., Durham Light Infantry. 22nd April 1914. (Headstone states 20th April). Age 44. Son of John Ashton; husband of Hetty Beatrice Ashton, of 78, Farm St., Derby. Commemorated on the Loos Memorial, France,  Panels 106 and 107. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

ASTON Corporal Russell  Royal Military Police 24th June 2003. Age 30. Killed on active service at Al Majaar Al Kabir, Iraq. MOD Cotton-In-The-Elms

ATHEY Rifleman Harold William 4943 "D" Coy. 2nd Bn.  Royal Irish Rifles. 25th September 1915.  Age 20.  Son of Fanny Athey, of 29, Molineaux St., Derby, and the late Michael Athey. Commemorated on the YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Belgium, Panel 40. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

 

 

AUSTIN Private Leonard 21939 D' Coy. 7th Bn. King's Own Scottish Borderers 11th May 1916. Age 19. Son of Charles and Mary Austin, of 55, Church Lane, Marple, Cheshire. ARRAS ROAD CEMETERY, ROCLINCOURT Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

AUSTIN Private William 50425 A' Coy. 16th Bn. Cheshire Regiment 22nd October 1917. Age 28. Son of Charles and Mary Austin, of 55, Church Lane, Marple, Cheshire. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

BACKHURST Private Henry "Harry" 25561 6th Bn. Lincolnshire Regiment KIA 9/10/1918 Age 21 Son of Alfred & Florence Backhouse.  Born at Dalston Nr Hackney. Enlisted  in Derby Littleover (St. Peter) Churchyard

BAGSHAW Private Jack 56045 1st Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derrby Regt. 27th May 1918. Age 39. Son of James & Rachel Bagshaw. Husband of Jane Agnes Bagshaw, of 17, Trafalgar Terrace, Radford, Nottingham. SOISSONS MEMORIAL Risley (All Saints) Churchyard

BAILEY Private Frederick 17301 10th Battn. King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 27th September 1915. Age 19. Son of Henry & A.Elizabeth Bailey of 21 Upper Wellington St, Long Eaton, Derbyshire. Commemorated on the Loos Memorial. Long Eaton Cemetery 

BAILEY Gnr. Josephus Horace 50700 162nd Siege Bty R.G.A. KIA (France) 15/12/1917 Age 23.   Son of Thomas & Rebecca Bennetto Bailey. Grave M 20 CAMBRIN MILITARY CEMY (France).   Riddings (St James) Churchyard.

BAKER Private William PW/372   21st Battn., Middlesex Regiment 9th April 1918. Age 19.  Commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium. Panel 8. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

BAMFORD Private Frank 4076 1st/6th Battalion North Staffordshire Regiment Killed in action at Loos, France. 4th August 1916. Age 28. DE CUSINE RAVINE BRITISH CEMETERY, BASSEUX REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

BANCROFT Private William 775 12th Bn. Australian Infantry. A.I.F 25th April 1915. Age 22. Son of Thomas and Clara Bancroft, of Barrow-on-Trent, Derby, England. LONE PINE MEMORIAL. Barrow-Upon-Trent

BANNISTER Private Alan 17064 10th Bn. Sherwood Forresters. (Notts & Derby Reg't) 31st October 1916. Age 20. Son of Aaron and Mary Anne Bannister, of 8, Cobden St., Derby. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Derby (Uttoxeter Road) Cemetery

BANTON Private Arthur 25484 1st Bn. Grenadier Guards KIA 22/7/1917 Aged 21.  Son of Samueal & Frances Elizabeth Banton of Ticknall. Born in Ticknall.  Grave I.C.8 Bleuet Farm Cmy Beldium Ticknall (St. George) Churchyard

BARKER Sergeant Charles Edwin 202776 15th Battn.  Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.).  22nd April 1918. Age 36. Son of Henry and Alice Barker, of West End, Wirksworth; husband of Louie J. S. Barker, of "West View", Cromford Rd., Wirksworth, Derbyshire. Commemorated on the  Pozieres Memorial to the Missing. Wirksworth Cemetery

Barlow Lieutenant Harold Carver  9th Sqdn. Royal Flying Corps and 20th Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers. 18th June 1917. Son of Frank and Mary Barlow, of Woodville, Marple, Stockport, Cheshire. ARRAS FLYING SERVICES MEMORIAL Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

BARNES Private George 733551 24th Bn London Regiment Died Of Wounds in France, 5th September 1918, Age 28. Son of Thomas & Hannah Barnes. HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L'ABBE White Knowle Methodist Chapelyard Chinley

BARTON Lance Sergeant Frank 16971 2nd Bn. Hampshire Regiment KIA in France 23/4/1917 Age 21. Son of Tom & Mary Barton of 61 Franchise St., Derby. Windmill British Cmy. Monchy-Le-Preux Ref I.B.7 Derby (St Lukes Church)

BASFORD Private Albert 242339 2nd/5th Battn.,  Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment).  26th September 1917. Age 25.  Son of James and Emma Basford, of 21, Liversage St., Derby. Buried in TYNE COT CEMETERY, Belgium. Grave ref: XI. C. 5.    His brother L/Cpl. J.A. Basford also fell. (See separate entry). Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

BASFORD Lance Corporal James Arthur 35451 1st Battn.,  Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). 15th July 1916. Age 26.  Son of James and Emma Basford, of 21, Liversage St., Derby. Commemorated on the Loos Memorial, France. Panel 87 to 89.   His brother Pte. A. Basford also fell. (See separate entry). Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

BEEVER Private George 6462 16th Battalion Manchester Regt 1st July 1916. Age 21. Son of George Beever, of Rydal Mount, Glossop, Derbyshire. Thiepval Memorial Charlesworth Independent Chapelyard

BELL Lance Corporal Kevin 25014963 Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers.  Killed in Bosnia 11th June 1998. Age 28. MOD STONE Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

BENNETT Private Charles 73312 2nd Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 1st September 1918. Age 20. Son of George and Elizabeth Bennett, of 17, Sitch Lane, Birch Vale, Stockport. Born at Manchester. CATERPILLAR VALLEY CEMETERY, LONGUEVAL. XVIII. C. 10. New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

BENNETT Private Arnold 360154 22nd Bn (Tyneside Scottish) Northumberland Fusiliers Reported Missing in Action 17th August 1917. Age 41. Son of Thomas and Zipperah Ridgeway Bennett, of Birch Vale House, Birch Vale, Stockport; husband of Florence Beatrice Bennett. Loos Memorial. Hayfield Church Cemetery

BENTLEY Sergeant George RMA/8372 Royal Marine Artillery, (Attached to 74 Siege Bty., South African Heavy Artillery). Killed in Action at Courcelles, France on 29th November 1916. Age 33. Son of John & Hannah Bentley of The Row, Cubley, Derbyshire. Buried in Courcelles-au-Bois Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France. Brother of Sgt. Thomas Bentley, (see separate entry). Cubley (St Andrews) Churchyard

BENTLEY Private Thomas 56094 15th Battn., Royal Welsh Fusiliers.  Killed in Action at Ypres, Belgium on 14th May 1917. Age 32.  Son of John & Hannah Bentley of The Row, Cubley, Derbyshire. Buried in Essex Farm Cemetery, Belgium.  Brother of Sgt. George Bentley, (see separate entry). Cubley (St Andrews) Churchyard

BENTLEY 2nd Lieutenant Arthur Fletcher  10th Battn. Sherwood Foresters, (Notts and Derby Regiment). 11th March 1916. Age 23. Only son of Samuel & Amelia Bentley of Heatherside, Duffield, Derbys. Plaque inside church. Buried in Etaples Cemetery, France. Duffield St Alkmunds cyard

BENTLEY Private Robert 43067 14th Bn. Durham Light Infantry. KIA 21/4/1917 Age 20. Son of John & Emma Bentley of St.Bride's Farm Stanton-by-Bridge. LOOS MEMORIAL Stanton-By-Bridge (St Michaels) Churchyard.

BENTON Private George 24767 7th Battn. North Staffordshire Regt. Killed in action in Mesopotamia 29th March 1917. Age 34.  Commemorated on the Basra Memorial, Iraq. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

BESWICK Private Douglas Haig 7359030 Royal Army Medical Corps. 30th March 1944. Age 25.  Buried in the Alexandria, (Hadra), War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt.  Bakewell Cemetery

 

 

BEVERLEY Guardsman Arthur Cyril 2621721 6th Bn, Grenadier Guards 12th November 1943. Age 34. Son of George and Sarah Ann Beverley, of Peak Dale, Derbyshire. MINTURNO WAR CEMETERY. Peak Dale (Holy Trinity) Churchyard. 1 of 2

BEVERLEY Guardsman Arthur Cyril 2621721 6th Bn, Grenadier Guards 12th November 1943. Age 34. Son of George and Sarah Ann Beverley, of Peak Dale, Derbyshire. MINTURNO WAR CEMETERY. Peak Dale (Holy Trinity) Churchyard 2 of 2

BIGNALL Private Arthur Percival 7607554 1 Base Ordnance Depot RAOC 17/6/1940 Age 24. Died in the sinking of SS Lancastria off St Nazaire. Chorister, sidesman & Sunday school teacher at St Peter's Church. Memorial ref Column 145 Dunkirk Memorial  Chellaston St Peters Churchyard

BIRLEY Lance Corporal John Richard 12549  9th Battn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 5th October 1917. Age 25. Son of George Richard & Leah Birley of 16 Inkersall Rd, Stavely, Derbyshire. Buried in Cement House Cemetery, Langemark-Poelkapelle, West-V. Belgium. Ashford (Holy Trinity) Churchyard

BISS Able Seaman Albert Anthony D/JX 179376 HMS Victorious Died 9/5/1945. Age 26. Son of Percy & Ethel Biss Husband of Doris Biss of Alvaston Derby.  1 of 3 sailors killed when HMS Victorious was attacked in the Pacific by two Kamakaze bombers. Panel 93 Column 3 Plymouth Naval Memorial. Chaddesden (St. Mary) Churchyard

BLOOD Private William John 11720 1st Battn., Coldstream Guards. 5th April 1915. Age 25. Son of William and Rachel Blood. Buried in CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ, France. Grave ref: XXIX. B. 4. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

BLOOD Private T R 268884 16th Bn, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). Reported missing 20th-22nd September 1917. Age 38. Son of Thomas and Charlotte Blood. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. Etwall (St. Helen) Church Cemetery

BOFFEY  George  South African Expeditionary Force 10th April 1920. Youngest son of John & Elizabeth Boffey, of Laurel Cottage, Newhall. BRIXTON CEMETERY, JOHANNESBURG SA. Bretby (St Wystan Churchyard)

BONNER Private Alfred 41900 12th Battalion, Sherwood Forresters. (Notts & Derby Regt) 25th June 1917. Age 25. KIA Belgium. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL. Pleasley (St. Michael) Churchyard

BOOTH Private Stanley 4978657 2/5th Battn., Sherwood Foresters, (Notts and Derby) Regiment  Died between 10th and 27th May 1940. (Brass plaque in church states 26th May). Age 21.  Son of William and Annie Booth, of Aston-on-Trent, Derbyshire.  Buried in Dourges Communal Cemetery, France.  Grave 3. Aston-Upon-Trent (All Saints C/Yard)

BOOTH  Derek L/SFX882376 H.M.S Heron 26th July 1955. Age 23. MOD STONE Hasland Cemetery

BOROUGH Captain George Herbert  578th Aux. Horse Transport Coy. Army Service Corps. Attd. to 2nd Indian Cavalry Divn. 7th November 1916. Age 44. Son of John & Elizabeth Foster Borough.  Buried in Etaples Military Cemetery, France. Little Eaton (St Paul) Churchyard

BOWLER Private Joseph B 513939 2nd/14th Battn. the London Regt. (London Scottish). 30th April 1918.  Buried in Jerusalem War Cemetery, Palestine. Wirksworth Cemetery

BOWYER Sapper Albert 322997 24th Light Railway Operating Coy. Royal Engineers. 22nd April 1918. Age 28. Son of Thomas & Sarah Bowyer; husband of Winifred Bowyer of 16 George Ave, Long Eaton, Derbyshire. Buried in Brandhoek New Military Cemetery No. 3, Belgium. Long Eaton Cemetery

BRADBURY Private William 70591 2nd Battalion, Sherwood Foresters. 15th October 1916. Age 31. Son of William and Eliza Ann Bradbury, of Monyash, Bakewell, Derbyshire.THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Monyash (St. Leonard) Churchyard

BRADSHAW Captain Hubert  1st Battn, Sherwood Foresters, (Notts & Derbyshire Regiment). Not listed by the CWGC. Lost his life on 12th March 1815 at the Battle of Neuve Chapelle according to information on plaque inside church.  Longstone (St. Giles) Churchyard

BRASSINGTON Private William Allen 66509  1st Battn., Royal Fusiliers. 11th October 1918. Age 31. Son of Henry and Sarah E. Brassington of Gravelly Bank, Yeaveley, near Ashbourne, Derbyshire.  Buried in St Aubert British Cemetery, France. Grave IV. B. 3  Yeaveley (Church of the Holy Trinity)

BRASSINGTON Private William Allen 66509  1st Battn., Royal Fusiliers. 11th October 1918. Age 31. Son of Henry and Sarah E. Brassington of Gravelly Bank, Yeaveley, near Ashbourne, Derbyshire.  Buried in St Aubert British Cemetery, France. Grave IV. B. 3  Yeaveley (Church of the Holy Trinity)

BRAY Private James 36187 7th Bn. Yorkshire Regiment. Formerly 107113 York & Lancaster Regt. KIA 6th November 1916. Age 32. Only son of Thomas & Margaret Bray. Born Glossop, Enlisted Sheffield. (THIEPVAL MEMORIAL) Glossop Cemetery

BRICKNELL Private Cecil Franklin 32905 1st/5th Bn. South Staffs Regt. KIA 28/9/1918. Age22. Son of J H & E Bricknell & husband of Gladys Mary Bricknell of Derby. Vis-en-Artois Memorial Panel 6 & 7 Breadsall (All Saints) Churchyard

BRIDGE Lance Corporal  Arthur 41 31st Battn., Australian Infantry, A.I.F. 29th September 1918. Age 41.  Commemorated on the VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

BRIDGE Private Stanley 204371 Queens Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). Formerly 5276 Cheshire Regiment. 9th May 1918. Age 32. Husband of Jane Bridge of George Street, Glossop. Son of Fred Bridge of Old Glossop.  NOYON NEW BRITISH CEMETERY Glossop Cemetery

BRIGGS Sergeant (Air Bomber) Horace Alfred 1577617 51 Sqdn. 1st May 1943. Age 22. REICHSWALD FOREST WAR CEMETERY Stanley Common (All Saints) Churchyard

BRINDLEY Rifleman Frank 9641 3rd Battn., King's Royal Rifle Corps Killed in Action at Armentieres 30th June 1915. Age 22.  Son of the late Isaac and Louisa Ann Brindley. Brother of Mr. F. Brindley, of  82, Wolfe St., Derby. Buried in FERME BUTERNE MILITARY CEMETERY, HOUPLINES, France.  Grave ref: B 87.  His brother Gunner G. Brindley fell at Mons. (See separate entry).   Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

BRINDLEY Gunner George 28587 119th Bty. 27th Bde. Royal Field Artillery. Killed in Action at Mons, Belgium 24th August 1914. (Family headstone states 22nd September 1914). Son of the late Isaac and Louisa Brindley; husband of Ellen Ann Lee (formerly Brindley), of 27, Princes St., Pear Tree, Derby. Commemorated on  LA FERTE-SOUS-JOUARRE MEMORIAL, Siene-et-Marne, France.  His brother Rifleman F. Brindley fell at Armentieres. (See separate entry).   Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

BROOKE-TAYLOR Lieutenant Arthur Cuthbert  6th Battn. The Manchester Regt. 4th June 1915. Age 27.  Son of Mary Taitt Brooke-Taylor and the late Colonel Herbert Brooke-Taylor.  Commemorated on the Helles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey.  Bakewell Cemetery

BROWN Captain Theodore  10th Battn. Sherwood Foresters, (Notts and Derby Regiment).  23rd March 1918. Age 29.     Evidence on family headstone - not listed by CWGC. Little Eaton (St Paul) Churchyard
Bryan Rifleman Arthur 3237 1st Bn. King's Royal Rifle Corps  KIA 10/3/1915 Age 32. Son of Samuel & Emma Bryan of 43 Stockbrook St Derby  Grave I.C.12 Guards Cmy, Windy Corner, Cuinchy. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

BUDENBERG Captain Donald Harlow  4th Bn. Attd 17th Bn. Manchester Regiment. 25th April 1918. Age 21. Second son of Mr. Christian Frederick and Mrs. Janet Somerville Budenberg of Somerville, Marple, Cheshire. PERTH CEMETERY (CHINA WALL) Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

BULLOCK Private Samuel 24517 4th Bn. Grenadier Gaurds KIA 25/9/1916 Age 23. Son of George & Lois Bullock of Kirk Langley Common, Derby. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL.  Kirk Langley (St Michaels) Churchyard

BUNTING Private John A 61047 16th Battn.  Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.).  Son of William & Martha Bunting of 9 Green Hill Terr. Wirksworth, Derbyshire. Buried in Mendinghem Military Cemetery, Belgium. Wirksworth Cemetery

BURDEKIN Private James 14350 10th Bn. Cheshire Regiment 23rd July 1917. Age 23. Son of Alfred and Annie Burdekin, of 22, Platt St., Padfield, Hadfield, Manchester. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL Glossop Cemetery

BURTON Private Francis William 13925 2nd Battn. The Northamptonshire Regt.  9th May 1915. Son of Henry & Frances Burton of 18 Nottingham Rd, Long Eaton, Derbyshire. Buried in Merville Community Cemetery, France. Brother of Harold John Burton, (see next entry).  Long Eaton Cemetery

BURTON Lance Corporal Harold John 201011 2nd/5th Battn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.).  26th September 1917. Age 29. Son of Henry & Frances Burton of 18 Nottingham Rd, Long Eaton, Derbyshire. Commemorated on the Tyne Cott Memorial, Belgium.  Brother of Francis William  Burton, (see previous entry).  Long Eaton Cemetery

BURTON Private Lewis Marshall 28886 2nd/7th Battn. Sherwood Forresters, (Notts & Derby Regt). 21st March 1918. Age 31.  Son of Agnes Burton of Bank Top, Winster, Derbyshire & the late Thomas Burton. Commemorated on the Arras Memorial to the Missing. Winster (St. John The Baptist) Churchyard

BURTON Private Harold Matthew 268157 1st/5th Bn. Cheshire Regt 31st July 1917. Age 21. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL Marlpe (St Martins) Churchyard

BUSH Sergeant Arthur Henry 1205 "D" Sqdn., Derbyshire Yeomanry Died of wounds received at Gallipoli 22nd August 1915. Age 26. Son of Arthur and Jennie Bush, of Staker House, Mickleover, Derbyshire. Buried at sea; Helles Memorial.  Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

BYATTE Private James Stanley 201282 2nd Bn, Royal Scots Fusilies DOW 21st July 1918. Age 25. Son of Francis & Hannah Byatte. LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY. Peak Dale (Holy Trinity) Churchyard

CALLADINE Able Seaman Jack C/JX1941 HMS Wryneck, Royal Navy 27th April 1941. Age 24. Son of George & Sarah Calladine; husband of Hazel Evelyn Calladine. Commemorated on the Chatham Naval Memorial.  Long Eaton Cemetery

CARTER 2nd Lieutenant Sydney Chatterton  Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.) 3rd July 1916. (Headstone states fell in the Battle of the Somme 1st July 1916). Age 28.  Buried in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

CASH Private John Reynolds 3691 1st/6th Battn. Seaforth Highlanders. 21st November 1916. Age 19. Son of J.W. & H. M. Cash of Flaxholme, Duffield, Derbys. Brother of William Eric Cash, (see separate entry). Family plaque inside church.  Buried in Etaples Cemetery, France.  Duffield St Alkmunds cyard

CASH Private William Eric 57252 11th Battn. Lancashire Fusiliers. Missing 28th May 1918. Age 19. Son of J.W. & H. M. Cash of Flaxholme, Duffield, Derbys. Brother of John Reynolds Cash, (see separate entry). Family plaque inside church. Commemorated on the Soissons Memorial, France. Duffield St Alkmunds cyard

CECIL Second Lieutenant ROTHERAM BAGSHAWE  1st/5th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 1st July 1916. Age 21. Son of Henrietta Jervis Cecil of Manor House, Dronfield, Derbyshire, and the late Rotheram Cecil. Stained Glass Window as a Private Memorial. Remembered at THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Pier and Face 10 C 10 D and 11 A. Dronfield (St. John The Baptist) Church And Churchyard

 

 

CHADWICK Rifleman Norman 42285 3rd Bn. 3rd New Zealand Rifle Brigade 12th October 1917. Age 30. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Chadwick, of Hyde Bank Rd., New Mills, Stockport, England. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. N.Z. Apse, Panel 7. New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

CHAMBERS Sapper George W  158564 257th Tunneling Company. Royal Engineers 15th August 1917. Age 21. Son of Mrs. Ellen Chambers & the late Samuel Chambers, of 153, Mansfield Rd., Hasland, Chesterfield. ADINKERKE MILITARY CEMETERY. Hasland Cemetery

CHAPLIN Lieutenant Humphrey Marmaduke  3rd Bn. Attd. 2nd Bn Cheshire Regiment Killed in action in France 11th May 1915. Age 23. Son of Marmaduke Kay Chaplin of Etwall. YPRES MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. His Brother Arthur Was KIA at Vimy Ridge 1917. Etwall (St. Helen) Church Cemetery

CHAPLIN Lieutenant Arthur  4th Bde. Canadian Field Artillery Killed in action at Vimy France 3rd May 1917. Age 34. Brother Humphrey Marmaduke Chaplin of Etwall also fell. Son of Marmaduke Kay Chaplin of Etwall. LA TARGETTE BRITISH CEMETERY, NEUVILLE-ST. VAAST. Etwall (St. Helen) Church Cemetery

CHATWIN Private George Wagstaff 39066 12th Bn. Gloucestershire Regiment (ex. 326049 Worcestershire Regt.) DOW 15/4/1918 Age 20. Son of George Henry & Annie Maria Chatwin of Birmingham  Grave II.B.29 Aire Communal Cmy France Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

CHECKLEY Private Herbert Samuel 13276 9th Bn. Sherwood Forresters KIA Gallipoli 9th August 1915. Age 18. Son of Mrs. J. Checkley, of Lime Grove Avenue, Matlock. Helles MEMORIAL.  Matlock (St. Giles) Churchyard

CHILD Ordinary Seaman John R/JX243536 H.M.S Tonbridge KIA 22nd August 1941. Age 25. Son of Isaac and Caroline Child; husband of Fanny Child, of Glossop, Derbyshire. Portsmouth Naval Memorial. Glossop Cemetery

CLARK Private George Charles 27187 17th Bn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 3rd September 1916.  Age 38. Son of the Rev. George Clark and Jane Clark; husband of Constance Mary Clark, of "Wharncliffe", 26, Blenheim Terrace, Scarborough, Yorks. Commemorated on the THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France.  Pier and Face 10 C 10 D and 11 A. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

CLARKE Second Lieutenant Walter Sidney  5th Bn. Royal Munster Fusiliers 25th June 1916. Age 20. Son of John Walter and Ellen Jane Clarke, of King St., Alfreton, Derbyshire. ARRAS MEMORIAL Duffield Cemetery

CLAYTON Lance Corporal Ralph G/75696 23rd Bn. Royal Fusiliers 7th September 1918. Age 18. Son of Ralph and Elizabeth Clayton, of "The Croft," Longlands Rd., New Mills, Stockport. VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

CLOWER Private Arthur 31031 1st Bn. Royal Welch Fusiliers 14th May 1916. Age 22. Son of John & Margaret Clower. CITADEL NEW MILITARY CEMETERY, FRICOURT. His brother William also fell. Ripley Cemetery

CLOWER Sapper William Ernest 488443 456th Field Coy. Royal EngineersA 31st October1918. Age 26. Son of John & Margaret Clower. THIANT COMMUNAL CEMETERY. His brother Arthur also fell. Ripley Cemetery

CLOWES Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Arthur   1st Battn., The Staffordshire Yeomanry. 8th March 1916. Age 48.  Husband of Louisa L. Clowes of Norbury, near Ashbourne, Derbyshire. Buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt. Grave D. 344. Norbury

COKAYNE Private Arthur 10402 "B" Coy. 2nd Bttn.  Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 20th October 1914.  Age 25.  Son of Mrs. Mary Ann Simpson, of 22, Bradshaw St., Derby and the late Robert Simpson. Commemorated on the PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, Belgium. Panel 7.  Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

COKE Major John Sacheverall A'Deane  7th (Airbourne) Battn. Kings Own Scottish Borderers. 18th November 1944. Age 33. Son of Brig-Gen. E.S. D'Ewes Coke, CMG. DSO. & Helen Maud Coke, (nee A'Deane), of Kensington, London. Buried in Arnhem, (Oosterbeek), War Cemetery, His brother Major Edward F.D. Coke also fell at Arnhem. Trusley (All Saints) Church

COKE Major Edward Fitzgerald D'Ewes  Sherwood Foresters, (Notts & Derby), Regt., attached to the  7th (Airbourne) Battn. Kings Own Scottish Borderers.   27th September 1944. Age 29. Son of Brig-Gen. E.S. D'Ewes Coke, CMG. DSO. & Helen Maud Coke, (nee A'Deane), of Kensington, London. Buried in Arnhem, (Oosterbeek), War Cemetery, His brother Major John S.A.Coke also fell at Arnhem. Trusley (All Saints) Church

COLLUMBELL Private Richard Henry 42755 6th Battn., Leicestershire Regiment 27th May 1918. Age 19.  Son of Mrs. G. Collumbell, of 13, Canal St., Derby, and the late Arthur Collumbell.  Commemorated on the SOISSONS MEMORIAL, Aisne, France. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

COOK Leading Aircraftman  Cyril Douglas 941823 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 7th March 1943. Age 24.  Son of Frederick and Ada Kate Cook, of Derby.  Buried in TRIPOLI WAR CEMETERY,  Libya. Grave ref: 8. B. 3. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

COOK Private J.Leslie  South Staffordshire Regt. Killed in action 6th August 1944. Age 24.  Information on family headstone, not listed on CWGC site. Heanor Cemetery

COOKE Lance Corporal Ernest 20867 4th Battn. Grenadier Guards.  16th September 1916. Age 23. Son of William & Elizabeth Cooke of Rostholme Bungalow, Astern Rd., Bentley, Doncaster, Yorkshire. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

COOPER Private Reginald C 301898 2nd Bn. Royal Scots KIA 26th September 1917, Age 21. Son of Tom L and Annie S Cooper of 29 Bedford St Derby. (TYNE COT MEMORIAL.) Derby (Uttoxeter Road) Cemetery

COOPER Private Robert Routledge 61622 15th/17th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) 12th April 1918. Age 18. Son of Randle and Hannah Cooper, of Rope Walk, Woodville Burton-on-Trent. MONT NOIR MILITARY CEMETERY, ST. JANS-CAPPEL Woodville Methodist Churchyard

COPE Pvt Harold 242751 2nd/5th Bn. King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. KIA (France) 21/5/1917. Age 35. Son of James & Eliza Cope , of The Lodge, Alvaston, Derby; Husband of Blanchard Eveline Cope. of 57 Otter Street, Derby. Brother Wilfred also fell. Bay 7 Arras Memorial.Boulton (St Mary) Churchyard

COPE Trooper Oswald Edward 7947253 2nd Royal Tank Regiment. Royal Armoured Corps. 8th September 1944.  Son of Lewis and Edith May Cope. Buried in Coriano Bridge War Cemetery. Spondon Cemetery

COPE Pvt. Wilfred Thomas 235040 8th Bn. Suffolk Regiment. Formerly 268642 Sherwood Foresters.  KIA (France) 30/7/1918 Age 32. Son of James & Eliza Cope, of The Lodge, Alvaston, Derby; husband of Muriel Pocock (formerly Cope), of 5, Grayling St., Derby. Brother Henry also fell. RAILWAY DUGOUTS BURIAL GROUND. Boulton (St Mary) Churchyard.

COULSON Private Henry Barton 267259 1st/6th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers Killed in action. 12th April 1918. Age 26. Son of Henry Charles and Annie Coulson; husband of Ada Cecilia Coulson of 8 Derwent Bank, Duffield Road, Derby. Commemorated on Panel 2 Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

COWING 2nd Lieutenant Ralph Henry  3rd Battn. Yorks and Lancashire Regiment.  15th July 1915. Aged 18. Buried in Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, (Nord), France. Elvaston (St. Bartholomew) Churchyard

COWLEY Corporal Kenneth George 10671528 994 Docks Operating Coy. R.E.  26/8/1943. Age 34. Son of George & Emma Cowley.  Buried in Tripoli War Cmy. Ref. 7.C.4 Breadsall (All Saints) Churchyard

COWLISHAW Private Frank V 24599 6th Battalion Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 24th August 1917. Age 20. Only Son of John and Susannah Cowlishaw, of Pleasant Cottage, Shardlow, Derby. HOOGE CRATER CEMETERY Shardlow (St. James) Churchyard

COX Lance Corporal Herbert Edward 3384 Leicestershire Yeomanry KIA in France 15/7/1916 Age 35. Son of Herbert Edwin & Alice Elizabeth Cox of Castle Gresley. Husband of Anna E Cox of 103 Riverview Gardens, Barnes, London. Thiepval Memorial. Linton (Christ Church) Churchyard

COX Gunner John William 67215 154th Siege Bty. Royal Garrison artillery 3rd July 1917. Age 23. Son of Elizabeth Ann Cox, of Ash Lea Villa, Bowden Lane, Chapel-en-le-Frith, Stockport. KEMMEL CHATEAU MILITARY CEMETERY. L. 13. Chapel-En-Le-Frith (St. Thomas-A-Becket) Churchyard

COX Airman 1st Class William Henry 2373 13th Sqdn., Royal Flying Corps.  5th December 1915.  Age 19.  Son of George Frederick and Georgina Cox, of 25, Breedon Hill Rd., Derby. Buried in ACHIET-LE-GRAND COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, France. Grave ref: IV. R. 6 Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

COX Flight Sergeant William Edwin John 1607195 RAFVR 31st August 1944, Age 21. Son of William Arthur and Edith Ruth Cox, husband of Gladys Ethel Cox, of Hornchurch, Essex. THORNEY ST HELENS CHURCHYARD, NOTTS. Stanton-By-Dale (St Michaels) Churchyard.

CRESSWELL Private Arthur Leslie 265385 6th Bn. Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-shire Buffs, the Duke of Albany's)  KIA  25/4/1917  Age 19. Son of Herbert & Minnie Eliza Cresswell of Denby -- nephew of Arthur Cresswell of Denby. Enlisted Leicester. Memorial ref  Bay 8  Arras Memorial Denby (St. Mary) Churchyard

CROFT Acting Bombadier Edmund Vincent 46774 "A" Bty. 14th Bde. Royal Field Artillery 16th September 1916. Age 20. Son of Alfred and Hannah Croft, of 46, Church Rd., New Mills, Stockport. NOEUX-LES-MINES COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

CROSBIE Private Charles William 48039 21st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers Missing somewhere in France. 9th September 1917. Age 28. Son of William and Alice Crosbie. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Derby (Normanton) Cemetery

CUMBERLIDGE Lance Corporal Tom 1547 5th Bn. Sherwood Forresters. (Notts & Derby Reg't) 1st July 1916. Age 20. Son of George and Mary A. Cumberlidge, of 57, Dean St., Derby. GOMMECOURT WOOD NEW CEMETERY, FONCQUEVILLERS Derby (Uttoxeter Road) Cemetery

DALLMAN Private Leslie 47473 23rd (Tyneside Scottish) Bn Northumberland Fusiliers 01/08/1918. Age 21. Son of Hugh and Mary Dallman, of Hawthorn House, Melbourne, Derbyshire MELBOURNE CEMETERY

DAVIES Private Frank 4862501 1st Battn., The Leicestershire Regiment 22ndJanuary 1942. Age 28. Son of Samuel & Alice Davies; husband of E.Davies of Belper, Derbyshire.  Commemorated on the Singapore Memorial. Holbrook (St Michael's) Churchyard

DAVIES Private Herbert 49409 10th Battalion Cheshire Regiment KIA France 1st August 1917. Age 22. Son of Joe & Harriet Davies of Hague Street, Whitfield. (YPRES MENIN GATE MEMORIAL) Charlesworth Independent Chapelyard

DAVIES Corporal George 2173 "A" Coy, 6th Bn. Cheshire Regiment. KIA France, 5th November 1916. Age 21. Son of William and Sarah Davies, of the Avenue, Hadfield, nr. Manchester. PUCHEVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY. His brother Albert also fell. Glossop Cemetery

DAVIES Lance Corporal Albert 202519 1st/4th Bn. Cheshire Regiment attd. 53rd Trench Mortar Bty. KIA Egypt, 27th December 1917. Age 27. Son of William and Sarah Davies, of 2, Avenue, Hadfield, Manchester. JERUSALEM WAR CEMETERY, Israel His Brother George also fell Glossop Cemetery

DAVIS Private James Horace 7191 1st/4th Battn. King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 21st September 1916. Age 22. Son of Joseph & Jane Davis of 13 Hemlock Ave, Long Eaton, Derbyshire. Died in Boulogne Military Hospital from wounds received in action. Buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, France. Long Eaton Cemetery

DAVIS Trooper Maurice 14405286 143rd (9th Battn. The Lancashire Fusiliers), Royal Armoured Corps. Son of William Henry and Edith Alice Davis Spondon Cemetery

DAWKINS Private Mark CH/1526(S) 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. Royal Marine Light Infantry 20th July 1917. Age 26. Son of Ada Dawkins, of Belvedere Rd., Woodville, Burton-on-Trent, and the late Frank Dawkins. POINT-DU-JOUR MILITARY CEMETERY, ATHIES Woodville Methodist Churchyard

DAWSON Chief Mechanic Robert 12101 104th Squadron 31st August 1918. Age 24. Son of John and Millicent Dawson, of Station Rd., Darley Dale, Matlock. CHARMES MILITARY CEMETERY, ESSEGNEY South Darley (St. Mary) Churchyard

DAY Gunner Walter Sidney 118322 295th Siege Battery. Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action 11th October 1917. Age 29. Buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Poperinghe, Belgium Breaston Cemetery

DEAKIN Pvt Harry 14475 10th Bn. Sherwood Foresters. KIA (Belgium) 15/12/1915 Age 22. Son of James & Alice Deakin. Born in Clifton. Panel 39 & 41 Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Clifton (Holy Trinity) Churchyard

DIXON Rifleman Charles Mumby C/4592 17th Bn. Kings Royal Rifle Corps. 3rd September 1916. Age 20. Son of William Henry and M. E. Dixon, of 43, Ivy Grove, Ripley, Derby. A Clerk of the London City and Midland Bank. HAMEL MILITARY CEMETERY, BEAUMONT-HAMEL Ripley Cemetery

DOMLEO Lieu Robert Frearson  Royal Engineers Railway Operating Dept Died in France 10th December 1918. Age 26. Buried Terlincthun Cem. Wimille (xii c 14) son of Geo & Lizzie Domleo Breaston Breaston (St. Michael) Churchyard

DRUMMOND-FRASER Captain Haddo Reginald  5th Bn. Cheshire Regt. Attd 1st Bn. Hertfordshire Regt Awarded MC. KIA near Soissons 1st August 1918. Age 22. Son of Sir Drummond and Lady Drummond Fraser, of Earlscliffe, Altrincham, Cheshire. Educated at Charterhouse and Cambridge University. RAPERIE BRITISH CEMETERY, VILLEMONTOIRE. Brother Murray also fell. Buxton Cemetery

DRUMMOND-FRASER 2nd Lieutenant Murray  1st/5th Bn. Cheshire Regt KIA nera Ypres 3rd June 1915. Age 21. Native of Manchester. Son of Sir Drummond Drummond Fraser, K.B.E., and Lady Drummond-Fraser. Educated at Charterhouse. DICKEBUSCH NEW MILITARY CEMETERY. Brother Haddo also fell. Buxton Cemetery

DUMELOW Lance Corporal William Egbert 200079  (1435).  1st/5th Bn.  Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment)  1st July 1916. Age 22. Son of Ernest and Emma Dumelow, of 135, Holcombe St., Derby. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 10 C 10 D and 11 A.   Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

DUNN Company Serjeant Major George William 12138 3rd Battalion Grebadier Guards Awarded MM. 18th September 1916. Age 30. Son of Herbert William and Emma Dunn; husband of Lucy Dunn, of 78, Franchise St., Derby. Native of Mickleover, Derby. GROVE TOWN CEMETERY, MEAULTE Mickleover (All Saints) Churchyard

DUNN Lance Corporal Herbert Arthur 17575 8th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 15th July 1915. Age 24. Son of Herbert William and Emma Dunn, of The Square, Mickleover, Derby; husband of Rebecca Dunn, of 17, Chapel Rd., Grassmoor, Chesterfield. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Mickleover (All Saints) Churchyard

DUNN Company Serjeant Major Thomas Alfred 10245 1st Battalion Sherwood Foresters 31st July 1917. Age 28. Son of Herbert William and Emma Dunn, of The Square, Mickleover, Derby; husband of Florence Dunn, of 7, South Drive, New Town, Hebburn-on-Tyne. MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. Mickleover (All Saints) Churchyard

DUNN Private Thomas 2223 37th Bn Australian Infantry AIF DOW received at Ypres 27/10/1917 Age 29. Son of George & Susannah Dunn of Ch Broughton.  Grave VIII I 84 Boulogne Eastern Cmy Church Broughton (St. Michael Churchyard)

DYER Frederick Ewart Private 534667 15th Battn., London Regiment (Prince of Wales' Own Civil Service Rifles) Died as a P.O.W., 15th July 1918. Age 19.  Son of Carey James Dyer and Cecilia Mary Dyer, of 23, St. Giles Rd., Derby. Buried in CHAMBIERES FRENCH NATIONAL CEMETERY, METZ, Moselle, France. Grave 372. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

EATON Private Albert 85131 2nd/7th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 28th September 1917. Age 24. Son of Frederick and Elizabeth Eaton, of The Cross, Repton, Derby. BRIDGE HOUSE CEMETERY Repton (St. Wystan) Churchyard

EATON Private George Frederick 242543 1st/6th Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment 21st May 1918. Age 30. Son of Frederick and Elizabeth Eaton, of Repton, Derby. PERNES BRITISH CEMETERY REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

EATON Private Harold 201878 2nd/5th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 3rd May 1917. Age 21. Son of Frederick and Elizabeth Eaton, of The Cross, Repton, Derby. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

EATON Private John (Jack) 21555 6th Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry 28th June 1918. Age 27. Son of Elizabeth Eaton, of The Cross, Repton, Derby. NEUF-BRISACH COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

ELKS Sapper Frank 490062 467th Field Coy. Royal Engineers 29th September 1917. Age 24. Son of Hannah Elks, of 1 Court, 2 House, John St., Derby and the late William Elks. Buried in GWALIA CEMETERY, Ieper, (Ypres), Belgium. Grave ref: II. D. 4. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

ELVIDGE Corporal Archibald John 36920 "B" Bty. 88th Bde. Royal Field Artillery 3rd October 1915. Age 25. Son of George and Bertha Ellen Elvidge, of 11, Pear Tree Rd., Derby. Buried in LE TOURET MILITARY CEMETERY, RICHEBOURG-L'AVOUE, France. Grave ref: II. H. 27. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

EVISON Sergeant Peter 657231 Vounteer Reserve Lost at Hamburg 3rd March 1943. Age 25. Son of Charles and Mary Evison. Buried Hamburg Cemetery (5A.D.3) Etwall (St. Helen) Church Cemetery

FAIRBROTHER Alfred Who fell in the great war Woodville Methodist Churchyard

FAIRBROTHER Frank Who fell in the great war Woodville Methodist Churchyard

FAIRBROTHER Private Henry 49535 9th Battalion Essex Regiment 26th September 1918. Son of Mr. S. Fairbrother, of 88, Granville Rd., Woodville, Burton-on-Trent. TEMPLEUX-LE-GUERARD BRITISH CEMETERY Woodville Methodist Churchyard

FARLAM Lance Corporal Thomas Henry 23159 4th Bn. Grenadier Guards KIA France 16th September 1916. Age 32. Son of Tom & Ann Farlam. Thiepval Memorial. Buxton Cemetery

FERN Private Thomas George 13251 9th Bn. Sherwood Forresters DOW Gallipoli 10th August 1915. Age 18. HELLES MEMORIAL Matlock (St. Giles) Churchyard

FERRIS Lance Corporal James 1661 6th Bn, Sherwood Foresters DOW 9th August 1916. Age 22. Son of Hannah & the late Uriah Ferris, of Peak Dale, Derbyshire. MONT HUON MILITARY CEMETERY, LE TREPORT. Peak Dale (Holy Trinity) Churchyard

FIELDING Private James 33244 15th Bn. Cheshire Regiment 21st August 1916. Age 21. Son of James & Martha Fielding of High Street, East Glossop. Enlisted Glossop. FLAT IRON COPSE CEMETERY. Glossop Cemetery

FISHER Private Thomas Frederick 4914742 7th Bn Worcestershire Regiment KIA between 10/5/1940 & 27/5/1940. Age 20. Son of Alfred & Mary Fisher of Allestree Grave 19 VIOLAINES COMMUNAL CMY. Allestree (St. Edmund) Churchyard

FLAXMAN Flight Sargeant George 1578541 12Sqdn. RAFVR Missing presumed Killed 8th January 1945. Age 36. Son of Frederick Lewis Flaxman and Hannah Flaxman, of Derby.  RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL .  Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

FLETCHER Private Douglas Percy 24728 7th Battn. North Staffordshire Regt. 29th March 1917. Age 27. Commemorated on the BASRA MEMORIAL, IRAQ. Long Eaton Cemetery

FLETCHER Private George Henry 268821 16th Battn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). 20th September 1917. (Family headstone shows 22nd Sept). Age 36. Son of Richard & Sarah Fletcher of Nottingham; husband of Beatrice Fletcher of 25 Preston Terr., Banbury St., Meadows, Nottingham. Commemorated on the Tyne Cott Memorial, Belgium. Long Eaton Cemetery

FLETCHER Private Albert 70608 2nd Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 1st July 1917. Age 22. Son of Fred and Emma Fletcher, of 62, Church Rd., New Mills, Stockport. MAROC BRITISH CEMETERY, GRENNAY. III. F. 10. New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

FLIXON Gunner Wallace 90469 173rd Bde., Royal Field Artillery Died as a prisoner of war at Cassell, Germany 19th November 1918. Age 27. Son of Charles Hillier Flixon and Catherine Flixon, of 80, Franchise St., Derby. Native of Chaddesden, Derby.   NIEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY, Germany. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

FOGG Lance Corporal John James 2344 1st/5th Battn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). 31st July 1915. Age 25. Son of George and Elizabeth Fogg, of 4, Clara Mount Rd., Langley, Heanor, Nottingham. Heanor Cemetery

FORD Alfred Lawrence May 7th 1918. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

FORD Private Harold 41063 6th Battn. Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 9th April 1917. Age 22. Son of Thomas & Milicent Ford of Wood Lane, Milford, Derbys. Brother of Wilfred Ford, (see separate entry). Buried in Tilloy-Les-Mosslaines Cemetery, France. Duffield Cemetery

FORD Private Wilfred 46668 4th Battn. North Staffordshire Regt. 1st December 1917. Age 25. Son of Thomas & Milicent Ford of Wood Lane, Milford, Derbys. Brother of Harold Ford, (see separate entry). Buried in Mendinghem Military Cemetery, Belgium. Duffield Cemetery

FORREST Angus 8th North Staffs ? Killed in Action in France October 21st 1916 Aged 19 REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

FOSTER L/Cpl Reginald 19654 24th Coy Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 7/7/1916. Age 19. KIA Somme. Son of Harry & Mary Ann Foster of Heage. Buried Mericourt-L'Abbe Com. Cmy. Ext. Ref. II.B.21 Heage (St. Luke) Churchyard

FOSTER Private Arthur 269768 2nd/7th Bn. Sherwood Foresters 21st March 1918. Age 31. Son of Ann Foster, of Ash Cottage, Goosecroft Lane, Mickleover, Derby, and the late William Foster. ARRAS MEMORIAL Mickleover (All Saints) Churchyard

FOSTER Lance Corporal Ernold William C/6180 18th Bn. Kings Royal Rifle Corps KIA 23/8/1918 Age 27. Son of William & Esther Foster Born Marchington Staffs. Grave XXV.A.21 Lijssenthoek Military Cmy Belgium Derby (St Werburghs) Church

 

 

FOULDS Sapper Arthur Percival 245488 3rd Field Survey Coy. Royal Engineers. 12th April 1918. Age 22. (Family headstone states 23). Son of William and Annie Foulds, of 25, Cromwell Rd., Derby. Buried in BELLACOURT MILITARY CEMETERY, RIVIERE, France. Grave ref: II. D. 1. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

FRANKLIN Private Reginald John 36390 1st/4th Battalion, The Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 14th April 1918. Age 19. Son of Walter and Jane Franklin, of 71, Midway Rd., Swadlincote, Burton-on-Trent. TYNE COT MEMORIAL Swadlincote District (Church Gresley) Cemetery

FRISBY Private Thomas 9709 2nd Battn. Northumberland Fusiliers. 1st October 1915. Age 29. Son of George & Mary Ann Frisby. Buried in Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, Pas de Calais, France. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

FRITCHLEY 2nd Lieutenant Joseph Bertram 6th Battn. London Regt. (City of London Rifles). 27th August 1918. Age 20. Son of Joseph S. & Agnes Fritchley. Brother of George Seymour Fritchley, (see separate entry). Commemorated on the Vis-En-Artois Memorial, France. Wirksworth Cemetery

FROGGETT Staff Sergeant Kevin Arthur 24195666 Royal Corps of Signals 16th September 1989. Age 35. Birchwood United Methodist Chapelyard

FULLER Driver Richard Alfred T/121164 Royal Army Service Corps 4th June 1940. Age 21. Son of Ernest Alfred and Katherine Sophie Fuller, of Repton, Derbyshire. ESCOUBLAC-LA-BAULE WAR CEMETERY REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

GADSBY Private Oswald Henry 20830  1st Battn., King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 2nd November 1916. Age 24.  Son of George Gadsby of Hungry Bentley, Longford, Derbyshire. Buried in Struma Military Cemetery, near Kalokastron, Greece. Grave V. D. 11 Alkmonton (St John's) Church.

GADSBY Lance Corporal Ambrose 13127 9th (Northumberland Hussars) Battn. Northumberland Fusiliers. 14th April 1918. Age 27. Commemorated on the Ploegsteert memorial, Belgium. Long Eaton Cemetery

GAMBLE Private William Arthur 20498 10th Battn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.).  25th April 1917. Age 19. Son of Mr & Mrs Gamble of Springfield Park, Sandiacre, Nottingham. Long Eaton Cemetery

GARRATT Private William Henry 25035 8th Bn, North Staffordshire Regiment 19th November 1916. Age 24. Son of Elizabeth Garratt, of Bearwardcote Farm, Etwall, Derby, and the late Henry Garratt. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Etwall (St. Helen) Church Cemetery

GENT Private John William 201248 1st/5th Bn. Sherwood Foresters. Notts & Derby Regiment. 1st July 1916. Age 22. Son of George and Ann Gent, of 67, Prospect St., Alfreton, Derbyshire. Enlisted Feb.,1915. GOMMECOURT WOOD NEW CEMETERY, FONCQUEVILLERS Alfreton Cemetery

GIBBS 2nd Lieutenant Bernard 6th Bn. (attached 1st Bn.) Rifle Brigade. Awarded MC. KIA 6th July 1915 near Ypres. Age 22. Son of George R & Elizabeth Gibbs of "Rycott" St. Helen's Park Rd. Hastings. Educated at Pencarwick Exmouth, Macclesfield Grammar School, Shrewsbury & Pembrooke College Cambridge. Talana Farm Cmy. Belgium. Ashbourne (St Oswalds) Church

GIBBS Lance Corporal James 12495 15th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 24th March 1918. Age 25. Son of James and Hannah Gibbs, of Cromford, Matlock, Derbyshire. POZIERES MEMORIAL Cromford (St. Mark) Churchyard

GIBSON Ernest Private 25764 11th Battn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 9th April 1917. Age 39. (Family headstone states 37). Son of the late Louisa Gibson Beaman; husband of Mary Holland (formerly Gibson), of II, Taylor St., Ryhope, Sunderland.  Commemorated on the YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Belgium. Panel 39 and 41. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

GILDER  Private Arthur John  20721 1st Bn Sherwood Foresters and attd. 251st Tunnelling Coy. Royal Engineers  Killed in France 12/7/1917  Age 42 Husband of Millicent Gilder of 16 Queen St Long Eaton.  Born Greasley.Son of Arthur and Mary Ann Gilder.Served in the NW Frontier of India (1895-8) and the South African Campaigns. Grave VI.F.41  BETHUNE TOWN CMY. Long Eaton Cemetery

GILLETT Lieutenant HE  1st Battn., Derbyshire Yeomanry. Died of Wounds in Salonika on 23rd November 1918. Age 34.   Buried in MIKRA BRITISH CEMETERY, Kalamaria, Greece. Belper Cemetery

GILLOTT Private Walter 21271 2nd Battn. Grenadier Guards. 12th August 1916.  Age 22.  Buried in KNIGHTSBRIDGE CEMETERY, Mesnil-Martinsart, Somme, France. Heanor Cemetery

GILMAN Lance Corporal John 23078 11th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers. 30th August 1916. Age 19. Son of Mrs Louisa Ann Gilman and the late James Gilman of Shirley Common, Derbyshire. Shirley (St. Michael) Churchyard

GLEESON Serjeant George James 24827 8th Bn. North Staffordshire Regiment KIA on Kemmel Hill France 18/4/1918 Age 28. Son of William & Maria Ann Gleeson of Parker St Derby Born in Wirksworth. Husband of May Gleeson. Grave XIV.H.22 Voormezeele Enclosure No 3. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

GLOSSOP Private William Headford 17146 10thBn Sherw'd Foresters  19/12/1915. Age 23. KIA Ypres.  Son of Bernard & Eliz. Glossop of Heage. Buried Menin Rd. Sth. Military Cmy. Ref. III.C.27 Heage (St. Luke) Churchyard

GOSTICK Private B M/336071 Royal Army Service Corps. 20th February 1919.  Age 36.  Son of George and Martha Gostick; husband of Kate Gostick, of 15, Wellington St., Long Eaton, Notts. Born at Long Eaton. Long Eaton Cemetery

GOULD Gunner Charles Frederick William 810614 "D" Bty. 88th Bde.  Royal Field Artillery.  1st June 1918. (Family headstone states 2nd June). Age 22.  Son of Frederick and Beatrice Gould, of 105, Leacroft Rd., Derby. Buried in MARFAUX BRITISH CEMETERY, Marne, France. Grave ref: IV. D. 3. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

GRACE Sapper Charles 235992 249th Field Coy. Royal Engineers KIA France 7/11/1917 Age 27. Son of Alfred & Mary Grace of Spondon. Buried in La Brique Military Cmy No2 (I.N.12) Spondon Cemetery

GRACE Private Walter Allen 1537 31st Battalion Australian Infantry A.I.F. KIA France 20/7/1916 Age 24. Son of Alfred & Mary Grace of Spondon. V.C. Corner Australian Cmy Memorial Fromelles (3) Spondon Cemetery

GRAHAM  George  (Not listed by CWGC). Killed in action at the Dardanelles 21st August 1915 according to information on family headstone.  Youlgreave (All Saints) Churchyard

GRATTON Private William 27906 15th Bttn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.).  20th July 1916. Age 23. Buried in Peronne Rd. Communal Cemetery, Maricourt, France. Wirksworth Cemetery

GREEN Private Charles 24622 7th Battn., North Staffordshire Regiment Died of Wounds in Amara Hospital, Iraq,  23rd December 1916. Age 37.   Son of James and Elizabeth Green. Buried in Amara War Cemetery, Iraq. Grave ref:  XIII. A. 11. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

GREEN Corporal John Henry 202458 1st Bn. North Staffordshire Regt 31st July 1917. Age 22. Son of Henry & Adelaide Green. AEROPLANE CEMETERY Ripley Cemetery

GREEN Gunner Thomas Henry 625604 309th Siege Bty. Honourable Artillery Company 3rd June 1917. Age 26. Son of Thomas William and Ellen Green, of Ripley, Derbyshire. VLAMERTINGHE MILITARY CEMETERY Ripley Cemetery

GREENING Serjeant Frederick William 62292 9th Bn. Royal Fusiliers 30th June 1917. Age 29. Son of Maria Greening, of 12, Oakfield Rd., Cannon Hill, Birmingham, and the late William Greening. Native of Cheltenham. MONCHY BRITISH CEMETERY, MONCHY-LE-PREUX. Derby (Uttoxeter Road) Cemetery

GREENWOOD  Sapper William 440164 428th (East Lancs.) Field Coy. Royal Engineers 5th May 1918. Age 37. Husband of Mrs. M. A. Greenwood, of 33, New St., New Mills, Stockport. COUIN NEW BRITISH CEMETERY. D. 31. New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

GREGSON Lance Corporal George 2425 1st/8th Battalion Manchester Regiment Died at the Dardanelles. 4th June 1915. Age 32. Son of the late Samuel and Rebecca Gregson;nephew of Frederick and Anne Fowkes. Helles Memorial.  Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

GRICE Private James Francis 240507 1st/6th Bn. Sherwood Foresters KIA France 3rd October 1917. Age 33. Son of James Grice, of 1, Leyland Cottages, Buxton; husband of Frances Grice, of 14, Market St., Buxton. BELLICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY. Buxton Cemetery

GRIEVE Pilot Officer James Gavin Caldwell 101057. 21 Squadron KIA 6/2/1942 Age 29 Son of Dr John C & Jessie Grieve of Derby.  Malta Memorial  Panel 3 Column 1 Littleover (St. Peter) Churchyard

GRINDLEY Leading Aircraftman. William 1489278 RAFVR. Died (Eygpt) 17/2/1944 Age 40. Son of William & Mary Anne Grindey. Husband of Emma Grindey of Ashbourne. Moascar War Cemetery, Eygpt. Clifton (Holy Trinity) Churchyard

GROVE Private James William 39461 8th Bn. South Staffordshire Regiment DOW 20/11/1917 Age 34 Son of Frederick George & Fanny Grove.  Dozinghem Military Cmy XV.C.3  Littleover (St. Peter) Churchyard

HADFIELD Private Thomas 29906 7th/8th Bn. King's Own Scottish Borderers DOW France. 23rd April 1917. Age 31. Son of John William and Hannah Hadfield, of Hayfield, Derbyshire. Native of Hayfield. ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY Hayfield Church Cemetery

HALES Gunner Arthur 99590 "A" Bty. 282nd Bde. Royal Field Artillery. Killed in Action 8th April 1917. Age 25.  Son of William Edward and Agnes Alice Hales. Buried in BOIS-DE-NOULETTE BRITISH CEMETERY, AIX-NOULETTE, France. Grave ref: II. E. 6. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

HALL Private Frank G/42988 2nd Battn., The Middlesex Regiment Killed in Action at Passchendaele 25th November 1917. Age 32.  Son of Henry & Sarah Ann Hall; husband of Clara Hall of Coppice, Belper, Derbyshire.  Commemorated on the Tyne Cott Memorial, Belgium.  Belper Cemetery

HALL Lance Corporal Harold 37411 20th (Tyneside Scottish) Battn., Northumberland Fusiliers. Only son of George Henry & Annie Elizabeth Hall of 190 Nottingham Rd., Belper, Derbyshire. Buried in Roclincourt Valley Cemetery, France. Belper Cemetery

HALL Private George Edgar 14463 12th Bttn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.).  26th Sept 1915. Age 22. Son of Luke Hall of 27 Studley Terr. Cromford Rd, Wirksworth, Derbyshire & the late Elizabeth Ann Hall. Brother of Charles Edward Hall, (see separate entry). Commemorated on the Loos Memorial to the Missing.   Wirksworth Cemetery

HALLAM Lieutenant J Darcy 352530 Royal Engineers Died India 10th April 1947. Age 21. Son of Walter Norval Hallam and Clarice Emmeline Susannah Hallam, of Derby. DELHI WAR CEMETERY. His brother Robert Gerald also died on service. Buxton Cemetery

HALLAM 2nd Lieutenant Robert Gerald 190790 25th Field Regt, Royal Artillery KIA Middle East 13th December 1941. Age 21. Son of Walter Norval Hallam and Clarice E. S. Hallam, of Derby. ALAMEIN MEMORIAL. Brother Darcy also died. Buxton Cemetery

HALLSWORTH Private Thomas Everard  12287 2nd Bn Sherwood Foresters  Fell in the Battle of Mons 20/10/1914 Age 19. Son of Thomas and Annie Hallsworth of Alvaston. Born Alvaston.  Panel 7 Ploegsteert Memorial.  Boulton (St. Mary) Churchyard

HAMER Serjeant James Edward 307405 2nd/6th Bn Sherwood Foresters Missing 21st March 1918. Age 30. Awarded MM & Mentioned in Despatches. Son of Samuel and Sarah Hamer, of Lower White Knowl, Chapel-en-le-Frith, Derbyshire. ARRAS MEMORIAL White Knowle Methodist Chapelyard Chinley

HAMER Private William Henry 71327 10th Bn Sherwood Foresters 22nd April 1914. Age 32. Son of Samuel and Sarah Hamer, of Lower White Knowl, Chapel-en-le-Frith, Derbyshire. POZIERES MEMORIAL White Knowle Methodist Chapelyard Chinley

HAMPTON Private John PS/10694 8th (Public Schools) Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. 6th October 1916. Age 19. Son of John Thomas and Fanny Louisa Hampton, of 52, Village St., Old Normanton, Derby. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Derby (Normanton) Cemetery

HANCOCK Private Joseph 71319 15th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters. 11th August 1917. Age 19. Son of John & Frances Hancock. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Stoney Middleton (St. Martin) Church Cemetery

HANCOCK Private Harry George 359729 180th Coy. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 4th May 1918. Age 30. Husband of Martha Hancock, of 95, Wythenshaw Rd., Sale, Cheshire. JERUSALEM WAR CEMETERY, Israel Marlpe (St Martins) Churchyard

HANDFORD Private George 40980 10th Bn. Lincolnshire Regt. KIA  28/4/1917  Age 35. Son of Charles & Elizabeth Handford of Kirk Langley Derby. ARRAS MEMORIAL  Kirk Langley (St Michaels) Churchyard

HANDFORD Private Harry 71320 15th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) KIA France 10th May 1917. Age 31. Son of James & Sarah Ann Handford. (Thiepval Memorial). Hayfield Church Cemetery

HARRIS Musician Frank X1445 H.M.S Exeter. Royal Marine Band. Died while POW in Macassar. 6th July 1945. Age 30. Son of Frank and Lillian Harris of Buxton, Derbyshire; husband of May Harris, of Buxton. AMBON WAR CEMETERY.  Fairfield (St. Peter) Churchyard

HARRISON Lance Corporal Victor 200412.  (2238).  1st/5th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) Missing on the first day of the Battle of the Somme, 1st July 1916.  Age 22.  Son of William and Ada Harrison, of Brook Rd., Borrowash, Derbyshire. Commemorated on the Thiepval memorial.  Pier and Face 10 C 10 D and 11 A. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

HARRISON Private Tom 266483 6th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders Killed in action 9th April 1917. Age 24. Son of Mr T. Harrison of 70 Stockbrook Road, Derby.  Interred at II.D.39 Highland Cemetery, Roclincourt. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

HAWKRIDGE Samuel Private 3071 2nd/1st (Highland) Field Ambulance.  Royal Army Medical Corps. 15th August 1918.  Age 33.  Son of Arthur Hawkridge, of Derby. Buried in BOIS GUILLAUME COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Seine-Maritime, France. Grave ref: E. 14B.  Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

HAWKSWORTH Guardsman G H 2618616 5th Battalion Grenadier Guards 26th Jan 1944 Age 29. Son of Edith Hawksworth, and stepson of Fred Wilson; husband of Sarah Ann Hawksworth. ANZIO WAR CEMETERY Melbourne Cemetery

HAYNES 2nd Lieutenant P  108th squadron Killed whilst flying 28th September 1918. Son of Walter and Harriett Haynes. Buried in IV.C.21. DUNKIRK TOWN CEMETRY. Findern (All Saints) Churchyard

HEALD Captain Geoffrey Yates  15th Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers KIA Thiepval 1st July 1916. Age 20. Son of William and Sarah A. Heald, of Manchester. LONSDALE CEMETERY, AUTHUILE.  Buxton Cemetery

HEATH Private Herbert 39297 3/5th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers.  9th October 1917. Age 19. Son of William and Mary Heath of Shottlegate, Derbyshire. Commemorated on Tyne Cott Memorial, Belgium: Panel 50-60 and 163a.  Hazlewood (St. John) Churchyard

HEATHCOTE Gunner Benjamin Hugo 44498 Royal Field Artillery. 116 th Brigade. Died at sea returning from Salonica, 16th Nov 1916.  Son of Eliza Heathcote of Rose Cottage, Winster, Derbyshire, & the late Samuel Heathcote. Commemorated on the Doiran Memorial, Greece. Winster (St. John The Baptist) Churchyard

HENSHALL Gunner John 149355 84th Bty. 11th Bde. Royal Field Artillery 23rd April 1918. Age 32. Son of George and Sarah Henshall. ABEELE AERODROME MILITARY CEMETERY. Shardlow (St. James) Churchyard

HENSON Corporal Jack 806236 "B" Bty. 296th Bde. Royal Field Artillery. 17th August 1918. Age 23. Son of John and Edith Henson, of Derby. LES BARAQUES MILITARY CEMETERY, SANGATTE Derby (Uttoxeter Road) Cemetery

 

 

HEWITT Private James Sidney 37206 10th Battn. Easy Yorkshire Regiment. 13th April 1918. Age 19. Son of James and Alice Hewitt, of 6, Sunny Bank, Great Longstone, Bakewell, Derbyshire. Commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium. Longstone (St. Giles) Churchyard

HIBBERT Private Percy 5671 12th Bn. Manchester Regt. Killed in France. 3rd January 1916. Age 23. Son of Thomas & Mary Ellen Hibbert of Birch Vale. MENIN ROAD SOUTH MILITARY CEMETERY Hayfield Church Cemetery

HICKINBOTTOM Trooper John William 14399117  4th Regt., Reconnaissance Corps, Royal Armoured Corps. Died of Wounds 22nd September 1944. Age 30.  Son of James Alfred and Bertha Spencer Hickinbotham; husband of Phyllis Ann Hickinbotham, of Spondon, Derbyshire. Buried in GRADARA WAR CEMETERY, Italy. Grave ref: I, E, 24. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

HICKS Private Lawrence 30526 A Coy.17th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt. 3rd September 1916. Age 22. Son of John and Annie Hicks of 91 Reeves Road, Derby. Commemorated on Pier and Face 10C 10D and 11A Thiepval Memorial. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

HIGGINBOTTOM Lance Corporal Norman Edwin Vaughan PO/1202(S) 190th Mach. Gun Coy., Royal Marine Light Infantry, Royal Naval Division. Killed in Action at Beaumont-Hamel on on 13th November 1916. Age 20. Son of James & Lucy Higginbottom of The School House, Churwell, Leeds, Yorkshire.  Special memorial: known to be buried in 'Y' Ravine Cemetery, Beaumont Hamel, Somme, France.   Belper Cemetery

HIGGS Private A W 3654 "C" Coy., 1st/6th Battn., Seaforth Highlanders.   31st August 1916. Age 19. Son of Henry Joseph and Mary Ann Higgs. Buried in CITE BONJEAN MILITARY CEMETERY, ARMENTIERES, France. Grave ref: I. F. 10. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

HILL Private William Henry 2375 1st/5th Battn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) Killed in Action 19th February 1916. (Family headstone states 18th February).  Husband of Fanny: father of Vera and Evelyn Hill.  Buried in FORCEVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY AND EXTENSION, Somme, France. Grave ref:  1. D. 7. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

HILL Rifleman Thomas 43080 10th Bn. Royal Irish Rifles. 4th August 1917. Age 27. Son of Isaac and Annie Hill, of 101, Thornsett, Birch Vale; husband of Mary Lois Critchlow (formerly Hill), of 103, Thornsett, Birch Vale, Stockport. YPRES MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

HILL Lance Corporal William Elliston R/10380 2nd Kings Royal Rifle Corps. 16th August 1916. Age 29.  Son of Rolan Hill. Husband of Sarah A. Hill. Spondon Cemetery

HILTON  Rifleman John Henry B/201205 Rifle Brigade posted to 2nd/10th Bn. London Regt. KIA 8/8/1918 Age 28. Son of William & Sarah Ann Hilton of 67 High St., Riddings. Grave VI.B.7 HEATH CEMY HARBONNIERES (France). Riddings (St James) Churchyard.

HITCHIN Private George Albert 61455 2nd Battalion Sherwood Forresters 16th April 1917. Age 43. Son of Everett and Rebecca Hitchin, of Nottingham; husband of Minnie Hitchin, of 45, Granville Avenue, Long Eaton. CALAIS SOUTHERN CEMETERY Long Eaton Cemetery

HODGKINSON Private Edwin Arthur 2839 56th Bn, Australian Infantry. A.I.F Who fell in action in France 3rd December 1916. Age 27. Son of John and Annie Hodgkinson. VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL Findern (All Saints) Churchyard

HODGKINSON  Private Albert  266501 1st/6th Bn. Seaforth Highlanders KIA at Cambrai 23/11/1917. Age 24. Son of Charles & Annie Hodgkinson of Drewry Lane Derby Grave I.B.17 Orival Wood Cmy Flesquieres. Derby (St Werburghs) Church

HOGG Sapper Thomas  Royal Engineers Died of wounds 27/9/1937. Age 57. Son of Thomas & Jane Hogg of Ockbrook Ockbrook (All Saints) Churchyard

HOLDER Private Sidney 15254 16th Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers 10th March 1916. Age 26. Son of George and Annie Holder, of Winchcombe, Glos. Enlisted Manchester. AUTHUILE MILITARY CEMETERY Marlpe (St Martins) Churchyard

HOLLINGWORTH Gunner Thomas George 2515387 34th Div. Ammunition Col. Royal Field Artillery 23rd March 1918. Age 34 Who fell in action in France ARRAS MEMORIAL Melbourne Cemetery

HOLMES Private Ernest E 52800 10th Bn. East Yorkshire Regt KIA France 28th June 1918. Age 27. Son of James & Susan Holmes. PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL.  Buxton Cemetery

HOLMES 2nd Lieutenant John Joseph 324108 Royal Armoured Corps (Sherwood Rangers Yeomanry) KIA  North West Europe  19/11/1944  Age 24. Grave ref  46.K.11  Reichswald Forest War Cmy. Heage (St. Luke) Churchyard

HOLMES Private William 203761 1st Battn The Leicestershire Regiment. 19th Sept 1918. Commemorated on the Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Youlgreave (All Saints) Churchyard

HOOLEY Bombadier James 801413 "B" Bty 295th Bde Royal Field Artillery Died of 'flu France  2/12/1918 Age 21 Son of Edwin & Rhoda Hooley of Spondon. Buried Don Communal Cmy Annoeullin (I.B.11.) Spondon Cemetery 

HOOPER Private George 58555 6th Battn. Leicestershire Regt. 19th September 1918. Age 23. Son of Samuel & Elizabeth Hooper of Ilkeston.  Buried in Varennes Military Cemetery, Somme, France. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

HOPEWELL Pioneer John Henry 267978 Imperial Signal Coy, Royal Engineers. 23rd August 1917. Age 36. Husband of Violet Scovell Hopewell, of 18, Albert Rd., Long Eaton, Nottingham. MOMBASSA BRITISH MEMORIAL. Long Eaton Cemetery 

HOUSLEY Private George 1000408 78th Battalion,Canadian Infantry, Manitoba Regiment 30th October 1917. Age 24. Son of George & Catherine Housley. Brother Horace also fell. VLAMERTINGHE NEW MILITARY CEMETERY Monyash (St. Leonard) Churchyard 

HOUSLEY Private Horace 26830 21st Bn. Manchester Regt. 1st July 1916. Age 20. Son of Mrs Catherine Housley. Husband of Mary P Lily Housley of 3 Johnston Street, Salford, Manchester. Brother George also fell. Thiepval Memorial. Monyash (St Leonard) Churchyard.

HOWE Private Robert Leonard 124249 5th Canadian Mounted Rifles Battalion DOW 21st September 1918. Age 24. Son of John and Priscilla Howe, of Upper End, Peak Dale, Derbyshire. ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY. Peak Dale (Holy Trinity) Churchyard

HOWELL Serjeant (Pilot) William Arnold 1071844 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve KIA 6th September 1942. Age 32. Son of William John and Louisa Howell, of Glossop, Derbyshire, England; husband of Barbara M. Howell, of Glossop. CALGARY (BURNSLAND) CEMETERY Charlesworth Independent Chapelyard

HUDSON Sapper Arthur 42228 73rd Field Coy, Royal Engineers. 26th September 1915. Age 26. Son of John Hudson, of 88, Newdigate St., Old Normanton, Derby, and the late Frances Hudson. LOOS MEMORIAL. Derby (Normanton) Cemetery

HUFTON Sapper Arthur Cecil 48350 459th Field Coy, Royal Engineers 28th May 1918. Age 24. Son of James and Emma Hufton, of 52, May St., Derby. ESQUELBECQ MILITARY CEMETERY Derby (Uttoxeter Road) Cemetery

HUGHES  2nd Lieutenant Lionel Murray 44935 New Zealand Rifle Brigade KIA at Hebuterne, 27th March 1918, Age 23. Son of Barbara Hughes, of Bealey St., Hokitika, New Zealand. EUSTON ROAD CEMETERY, COLINCAMPS Chellaston St Peters Church

HUGHES Pvt. William Andrew 204355 2nd Bn. Sherwood Foresters. DOW 28/9/1917 Age 26. Son of William & Lilly Hughes of Red Hill Farm Tansley Moor, Matlock. Grave ref. VII.E.12 DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY, Belgium. Tansley (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

HULLAND Private Frederick 71042 11th Battalion Royal Fusiliers Killed in action 7th August 1918. Age 19. Son of Frederick and Annie Hulland of Field View, Allestree, Derby. Interred at III.F.I Beacon Cemetery, Sailly-Lairette. Allestree (St. Edmund) Churchyard

HUNT Private George Hezekiah 32572 2nd/5th Bn. Sherwood Foresters KIA France 21st March 1918. Age 23. Son of George and Ada E. Hunt, of 60, Becher St., Derby. ARRAS MEMORIAL.  Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

HURT Pvt William Henry (Harry) 35626 2nd Bn. Sherwood Foresters. KIA (France) 1/7/1917 Age 24. Son of George & Annie Hurt Of 23 Beatty St., Crewton, Derby. Panel 87-89 Loos Memorial. Boulton (St Mary) Churchyard

INGRAM Private Leonard 116239 10th Bn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 18th September 1918. Age 23. Commemorated on the VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, France. Panel 7. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

JACKSON Private Arthur 20080 1st Battalion. Royal Scots Fusiliers 14th July 1916. Age 19. Son of Mary & Luke Jackson. Brothers Joseph & Luke also fell. QUARRY CEMETERY, MONTAUBAN Brampton (Ss. Peter And Paul) Churchyard

JACKSON Private Joseph 48734 13th Battalion. The Kings (Liverpool Regiment) 15th October 1916. Age 30. Son of Mary & Luke Jackson. Brothers Arthur & Luke also fell. EUSTON ROAD CEMETERY, COLINCAMPS Brampton (Ss. Peter And Paul) Churchyard

JAMES Signalman  Jonathan Allen 2584308 Royal Corps of Signals.  5/4/1945 Aged 29. Son of George Allen & Anne Gaines James of Mickleover. Died whilst a POW in Germany.  Buried Grave 11 G 2 Berlin 1939-45 War Cmy Mickleover (All Saints) Churchyard

JARVIS Private Cyril 26194 2nd Battalion. Grenadier Guards. 31st July 1917. Age 28. YPRES MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. Derby (Normanton) Cemetery

JEFFS Private Harry 865 1st Battalion Seaforth Highlanders KIA France 7/11/1914 Age 21 Son of William & Martha Eliz. Jeffs of Spondon. Commemorated  Le Touret Memorial Panel 38 & 39 Spondon Cemetery

JOHNSON Private Henry 8325 2nd Battn., King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry Killed in Action at La Bassee, 26th October 1914. Age 34.  Son of James and Mary Johnson; husband of Sarah Johnson, of 234, Osmaston Park Rd., Derby. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 31.  His brother, Cpl. J.H. Johnson also fell, (see separate entry). Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

JOHNSON Corporal  John Herbert 8951 6th Battn., King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 28th September 1916. Age 31. Son of James and Mary Johnson; husband of J. H. Johnson, of 46, Silver Hill Rd., Derby. Buried in AGNY MILITARY CEMETERY, France. Grave ref: E. 31. His brother, Pte. H.Johnson also fell, (see separate entry). Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

JOHNSON Private John James 77467  22nd Battn., Durham Light Infantry 27th May 1918, Age 18. Son of John Enoch and Alice Mary Johnson, of 46, Holmes St., Derby. Commemorated on the Soissons Memorial, Aisne France.  Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

JOHNSON Lieutenant Colonel Cyril Benton  1st/6th Bn. Sherwood Foresters, (Notts & Derbyshire Regiment). 21st September 1917. Age 27. Son of Charles Frederick and Lizzy Benton Johnson, of Wharfe Bungalow, Henley-on-Thames. SAILLY-LABOURSE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

JOHNSON Private Frank William Thomas 15405 Somerset Light Infantry.  1st July 1916. Aged 23.  Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, France. Ockbrook (All Saints) Churchyard

JOHNSON, MC. 2nd Lieutenant Leslie Nethercote  6th Battn, Sherwood Foresters, (Notts & Derby), Regt. 3rd June 1917. Age 29. Son of the Reverend Alfred Henry Samuel & Hannah Cattell Johnson of Trusley Rectory, Etwall, Derbyshire. Buried in Fosse No. 10 Communal Cemetery Extension, Sains-en-Gohelle, France.  Awarded Military Cross. Trusley (All Saints) Church

JONES Lieutenant Charles Henry  1st/2nd (N. Midland) Field Coy. Royal Engineers. 10th April 1916. Age 27. Son of Charles Henry and Geraldine Jones. ECOIVRES MILITARY CEMETERY, MONT-ST. ELOI Duffield Cemetery

JONES Pvt. George 600479 5th Bn. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). formerly 1568 Nth. Staffs. Regt. KIA (Belgium) 3/10/1917 Age 21. Son of Thomas & Agnes Jones of Stone, Staffs Husband of Florence Jones of The Hall Cottages, Stanley. Born Stone, Staffs. Hooge Crater Cemetery, Belgium. Stanley (St Andrew) Churchyard

JONES Gunner G W 1488964 Royal Artillery Died 28th December 1942. Age 38. Shirebrook Cemetery

JONES Private John William 19129 7th Battn. Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action in France 8th August 1916. Age 22.  Son of Charles & Susan Jones. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

JORDAN Lance Corporal Wilfred 22126 10th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) Son of George and Jane Jordan, of Coronation St., Overseale, nr. Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire Overseal (St Matthew) Churchyard

JORDAN Private Albert 201758 2nd Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) Son of George and Jane Jordan, of Overseal; husband of Hannah Jordan, of Coronation St., Overseal, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire Overseal (St Matthew) Churchyard

KEECH Segeant George Henry  Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.) 1921.  Information on headstone - not listed by CWGC. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

KENNEDY Private James 5790. 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regt. KIA 27/9/1916 Age 27. Son of Thomas & Bridget Kennedy. Brother Peter also fell. Thiepval Memorial.Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

KENNEDY Serjeant Peter 4465. 2nd Bn. South African Infantry Regiment "A" Company. KIA 12/8/1916. Age 44. Son of Thomas & Bridget Kennedy. Brother James also fell. Peronne Road Cemetery Maricourt France. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

KERRY Private Stuart Edgecombe 65571 14th Battn., Northumberland Fusiliers 28th May 1918. Age 19. Son of George M. and Lucy Kerry, of Stuart Ridge, Royal Oak, British Columbia. Commemorated on the SOISSONS MEMORIAL, Aisne, France.  Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

KERRY Lance Corporal Thomas Anthony 2440 1st/7th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regt) KIA 1/6/1915  Age 29. Son of Anthony & Harriet Eliz. Kerry of The Rose & Crown Inn, Smalley, Derbs. at Kemmel Chateau Military Cemy.  Ref. A.59 Smalley (St. John The Baptist) Churchyard

KIRKHAM Able Seaman Mark J/47631 H.M. T.B. "90" 25th April 1918. Age 28. Son of Alfred and Mary Kirkham, of Buxton Rd., Chinley, Derbyshire. PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL White Knowle Methodist Chapelyard Chinley

KITCHENER Private Harold J B 242290 2nd/6th Battn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) Killed in Action 27th April 1917.  Age 19.  Only son of Joseph Brice Kitchener and Pollie Kitchener.  Buried in TEMPLEUX-LE-GUERARD BRITISH CEMETERY, Somme, France. Grave ref: 1. A. 38. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

KNIGHT Corpl William Ernest. 95502nd Bn. Yorkshire Regt. KIA (Arras) 25/4/1917 Age 23. Son of William James & Sarah Jane Knight Of York House Matlock Bath. Born Plymouth. Enlisted York. Lived at Matlock Bath. Bucquoy Road Cemetery, Ficheux. Matlock Bath (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

 

 

KNIGHTON Flying Officer Francis Sale 126455 RAFVR 7th March 1944. Age 21. Son of George Francis and Ethel Eardley Knighton, of Allestree, Derby. MALTA MEMORIAL Quarndon (St. Paul) Churchyard

KNOTT Private Ralph Shepley 14/35967 12th Bn Cheshire Regiment KIA Salonika. 23rd November 1917. Age 33. Son of Charlotte and the late Joseph Knott, of 38, Turnlee Rd., Glossop, Derbyshire. KARASOULI MILITARY CEMETERY Charlesworth Independent Chapelyard

KNOWLES Private Charles J 36204 1st Bn. Attd 16th Bn. Sherwood Foresters KIA France 21st March 1918. Age 29. Son of John George & Mary Anne Knowles, of River Hill Side, Matlock. POZIERES MEMORIAL. His brother Walter also fell. Matlock (St. Giles) Churchyard

KNOWLES Able Seaman Frank C/JX319685 Royal Navy. HMS. Dasher. Lost at sea 27th March 1943. Age 20. Commemorated on the Chatham Naval Memorial. Heanor Cemetery

KNOWLES Corporal John Edward 5886814 1/7th BattalionThe Queens Regiment, (West Surrey).   13th June 1944.  Age 27. Son of John and Alice Knowles. Husband of Irene May Knowles.  Sandiacre (St. Giles) Churchyard And Extension

KNOWLES Private Walter R 26963 2nd/6th Bn. Sherwood Foresters KIA France 12th December 1917. Age 19. Son of John and Mary Knowles, of River Hill Side, Matlock. RIBECOURT ROAD CEMETERY, TRESCAULT. His Brother Charles also fell. Matlock (St. Giles) Churchyard

LAMB Serjeant John 781158 46th Battalion Canadian Infantry Kia France, 25th July 1918. Age 27. Son of William and Clementina Lamb, of Chellaston, Derby, England. ROCLINCOURT MILITARY CEMETERY Chellaston St Peters Church

LANCASTER 2nd Lieutenant Howard Vincent  3rd Bn. Attd. 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regiment DOW at Havrincourt France 21/11/1917. Age 24. Son of Edith Eliza Read (formerly Lancaster) & Frederick William Lancaster Born in Derby  Grave II.B.5 Rocquigny-Equancourt Rd British Cmy. Manancourt Derby (St Werburghs) Church

LANE Private Thomas Cuthbert 47152 1st/5th Battalion. York & Lancaster Regiment 22nd September 1918. Age 29. Son Mr T & Emma Lane of 24 Spencer Street, Chesterfield. Brother Harold Edward Lane also fell. VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL Chesterfield (Christ Church) Churchyard

LANGFORD Private William Henry 2299 1st Battalion Middlesex Regiment 26th November 1916. Age 28. Son of Albert L. and Blanche S. Langford; husband of Mabel Langford of 37 Stepping Lane, Derby. Buried in Etaples Military Cemetery, France. Grave XXC 9A. Breadsall (All Saints) Churchyard

LAW Private Harold Douglas 16657 6th/7th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers 20th July 1917. Age 23. Son of Sarah Ann Law, of 40, Bethulie Rd., Old Normanton, Derby, and the late John Law. Brother William Ernest also fell. LA BRIQUE MILITARY CEMETERY No2. Derby (Normanton) Cemetery

LAW Private William Ernest 6126 1st Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. 16th June 1915. Age 33. Son of John and Sarah Ann Law, of 40, Bethulie Rd., Old Normanton, Derby. Brother Harold Douglas also fell. YPRES MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. Derby (Normanton) Cemetery

LEECH Stoker 1st Class John Birch SS/116501 HMS Invincible 31st May 1916. Age 22. Son of Joseph and Emma Leech, of Glenfield Terrace, Moira Rd., Woodville, Burton-on-Trent. PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL Woodville Methodist Churchyard

LEVERETT Private Harold 23266 6th Bn. Kings Own Royal Lancaster Regiment. 10th February 1917. Age 24. Son of the late William and Emma Leverett, of North Wingfield, Chesterfield. BASRA MEMORIAL. North Wingfield (St. Lawrence) Churchyard

LITCHFIELD Gunner John Joseph 83229 "D"  Bty. 95th Bde. Royal Field Artillery Died 15/12/1915  Age 22. Son of William & Martha Litchfield of Nether Heage Belper. Grave ref  IX.D.62  Cite Bonjean Military Cmy. Armentieres. Heage (St. Luke) Churchyard

LOMAX Private Louis 12488 9th Battn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 9th August 1915. Age 29. Son of George and Jane Lomax, of 33, Eagle St., Derby. Commemorated on the HELLES MEMORIAL, Gallipoli, Turkey. Panel 150 to 152. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

LONGSON Signalman James Bristol Z/5827 H.M.S "Vivid III" RNVR 14th April 1918. Age 20. Son of James and Mary Jane Longson, of Buxton Rd., Chapel-en-le-Frith, Stockport. PORT SAID WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY. L. 5. Chapel-En-Le-Frith (St. Thomas-A-Becket) Churchyard

LOVING Private William 70463 10th Battn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). 12th October 1917. Age 23. Son of John & Ellen Loving. Commemorated on the Tyne Cott Memorial, Belgium. Belper Cemetery

LOWBRIDGE Private William 17995 6th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. 28th November 1917. Age 30. Son of John and Emma Lowbridge of Pear Tree Cottage Bridge St. Pilsley. KIA France. St Patricks Cemetery, Loos. His Brother John also died. Pilsley (St. Mary) Churchyard

LYNAM Private Walter 200350 1st/5th Bn. Sherwood Foresters. (Notts & Derby Regt) 4th July 1917. Age 18. Son of Walter and Rose Ellen Lynam. Native of Marehay, Derby. Enlisted, 6th Aug., 1914. ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY Ripley Cemetery

LYNCH L/Serjeant Herbert Bartnett 2229  1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment. KIA (France) 13/10/1915 Age 30. Son of Capt. William Lynch Sherwood Foresters & Mary Frances Lynch. Panel 42 to 44 Loos Memorial. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

LYTH Private Joseph 15744 2nd Bn. Sherwood Foresters KIA 16/9/1916 Age 33. Son of Joseph & Sarah Lyth. Husband of Emily Ellen (Millward) of 2 Court 3 House Copeland St Derby. Born in Derby  Pier & Face 10C, 10D & 11A Thiepval Memorial. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

MANSFIELD Private Thomas 8609 1st Bn., The Border Regiment. 23rd April 1917.  Commemorated on the Arras Memorial, France. Bay 6. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

MANSFIELD Private Harold 240658 1st/6th battalion North Staffordshire Regiment 1st July 1916 Age 18 Son of Samuel Witworth Mansfield and Hannah Mansfield, of 48, Gresley Wood Rd., Church Gresley, Burton-on-Trent. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Swadlincote District (Church Gresley) Cemetery

MARRIOTT Pilot Officer Francis John  Royal Air Force   8th August 1962. Age 22. COPY OF CWGC STONE? Hasland Cemetery

MARRIOTT Private John William 13229 XVII Corps Cyclist Bn Army Cyclist Corps 4th September 1918. Age 19. VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

MARSDEN Private John William 11845 7th Bn. York & Lancaster Regiment 19th May 1917. Age 22. Son of Joseph William and Sarah Marsden, of South Darley. Formerley of 710, Abbeydale Rd., Sheffield. DUISANS BRITISH CEMETERY, ETRUN South Darley (St. Mary) Churchyard

MARSON Private George Edward 14430315 10th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry 17th June 1944. Age 19. KIA in Normandy. Son of Charles and May Eleanor Marson, of Long Eaton, Derbyshire. TILLY-SUR-SEULLES WAR CEMETERY Long Eaton Cemetery

MARTIN Private John Henry 59923 1st/6th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. 6th November 1917. Age 19. Son of Thomas and Martha Martin, of 13, Union St., Long Eaton, Nottingham. BEERSHEBA WAR CEMETERY Long Eaton Cemetery

MASON Private James W 203170 4th Bn. Lincolnshire Regiment 2nd July 1917. Age 41. Son of the late Robert Azariah & Ellen Mason of new Mills. VLAMERTINGHE NEW MILITARY CEMETERY.  I. E. 11. New Mills (St. George'S Road) Methodist Churchyard

MASSEY Lance Corporal Lawrence Albert 11307 1st Bn. Coldstream Guards Reported missing believed KIA at Guinchy Belgium 25/1/1915 Age 23. Son of & Catherine Massey of 95 King Alfred St., Derby. Le Touret Memorial Panels 2 & 3 Derby (St Lukes Church)

MCCARTHY Private Wilfred Syril 10537 2nd Battn., South Wales Borderers Killed in the Dardanelles, 8th May 1915.  Son of Edith Annie and the late David McCarthy.  Commemorated on the HELLES MEMORIAL, Gallipoli, Turkey.   Panel 80 to 84 or 219 and 220. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

MCDONALD (Family headsone states MacDonald). Private James Alexander 2131985 4th Battn., Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders Between 12/06/1940 and 13/06/1940. Age 21. Son of Alexander and Elizabeth McDonald, of Forres, Morayshire.  Buried in ST. VALERY-EN-CAUX FRANCO-BRITISH CEMETERY, Seine-Maritime, France.   Grave ref: C, 58. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

MEE Trooper Albert 7947958 48th Royal Tank Regt. Royal Armoured Corps., 2nd September 1944. Age 21.  Buried in Gradara War Cemetery, Italy. Heanor Cemetery

MELLOR Private Robert 15575 11th Bn. Cheshire Regt. KIA In France. 19th May 1916. Age 18. Son of George and Mary Elizabeth Mellor, of 43, Brosscroft, Hadfield, Derbyshire. ECOIVRES MILITARY CEMETERY, MONT-ST. ELOI Glossop Cemetery

MIDGLEY Private Walter Graham 27530 1st/5th Battn., York and Lancaster Regiment 9th January 1918. Age 31. Husband of Lily Midgley, of 39, Richmond Rd., Derby. Buried in AUBIGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, France. Grave ref: III. C. 13. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

MILLS Private Fred 75216 Derbyshire Yeomanry KIA Salonika 18th August 1916. Age 18. Son of Fred and Annie Mills of Excange Hotel Albert St Derby Born at Riply. DORIAN MEMORIAL. Derby (Uttoxeter Road) Cemetery

MILLBAND Sergeant Alan 1211834 69 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 21st July 1943. Age 21.  Son of John and Winnifred Ellen Millband, of Derby. Commemorated on the MALTA MEMORIAL, Panel 9, Column 1. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

MILLER Private William Burbidge 201791 1st/5th Battn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.).  Killed in Action at Lens on 25th June 1917. Age 21.  Son of Alice Emily Miller & the late Joseph Miller of Market place, Belper, Derbyshire.  Buried in Maroc British Cemetery, Grenay, France. Belper Cemetery

MILNER Corporal Thomas 12568 2nd Bn. Sherwood Forresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) 11th March 1917. Age 23. Son of Benjamin and Martha Milner, of Wood Villa, Elmton Rd., Cresswell, Mansfield. KIA France. PHILOSOPHE BRITISH CEMETERY, MAZINGARBE. His brothers William & Joseph also fell. Elmton (St. Peter) Churchyard

MILNER Lance Corporal Joseph 71272 2nd Bn. Sherwood Forresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) 1st July 1917. Age 27. Son of Benjamin & Martha Milner. Husband of Florence Ann Milner, of Brickyard Lane, Farnsfield, Southwell, Notts. KIA France. LOOS MEMORIAL. His brothers William & Thomas also fell. Elmton (St. Peter) Churchyard

MINCHIN Private Benjamin Thomas 19564 2nd Battn. The Worcestershire Regt. 21st May 1917. Age 39.  Commemorated on the Arras Memorial, France. Father of Private Joseph Minchin, (see separate entry). Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

MINIFIE Private Ronald George 7366735 Royal Army Medical Corps  Died in a Japanese Prison Camp 24/7/1943 Age 25. Son of Gerald George & Violet Minifie of Derby.  Joint Grave 1.P. 74-75 Kanchanaburi War Cmy Thailand Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

MITCHELL Serjeant John 241800 2nd/6th Bn. Sherwood Foresters Reported Missing 21st March 1918. Age  23. Son of John and Alice Ann Mitchell, of 2, Lime Tree Villas, Matlock Green, Matlock, Derbyshire. ARRAS MEMORIAL.  Matlock (St. Giles) Churchyard

MOON Surgeon George Bassett  H.M.S Lion KIA in Battle of Jutland 31/5/1916 Buried at sea 1st June 1916 Age 30. Eldest son of Dr George Davis & Sarah Moon of 103 Uttoxeter Rd., Derby. Plymouth Naval Memorial Ref. 10 Derby (St Lukes Church)

MOON Lieutenant Roy Agnew  61st Bn. Machine Gun Corps Died at Rouen on 27/4/1918 of wounds received near Amiens on 4/4/1918. Age 23. Youngest son of the above. St.Sever Cmy.Rouen ref Officers B.3.7 Derby (St Lukes Church)

MOON Corporal CG 2739 24th, (Sportsman's), Battn., Royal Fusiliers. Died of Wounds as a POW, 2nd May 1917. Age 22. Buried in Douai Communal Cemetery, France.  Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

MOSLEY Private Harry 25931 16th Battn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.) 27th April 1917. Age 27. (Headstone states 26). Son of Major Albert & Mary Hannah Mosley of 39 Orchard St., Ilkeston, Derbyshire. Buried in Puchevillers British Cemetery, Somme, France. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

MOULT Second Lieutenant Samuel Walker  2nd Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) KIA France 15/9/1916 Age 28 Son of Thomas & Emma Moult of Borrowash. Com.Thiepval Memorial Pier & Face 10C, 10D & 11A   Spondon Cemetery

MOULT Private Carl 24889456 Staffordshire Regiment 26th February 1991 Aged 22. MOD Stone Swadlincote District (Church Gresley) Cemetery
Murfin Private William Henry 42992 14th Bn. Durham Light Infantry. 29th August 1917. Age 26. ST PATRICKS CEMETERY, LOOS Ripley Cemetery

MURRAY Private D M A W 24801163 Staffordshire Regiment 17th April 1987 Aged 18. MOD STONE Swadlincote District (Church Gresley) Cemetery

MUSGRAVE Lance Corporal George 2692600 2nd Bn. Scots Guards 23rd January 1944. Age 34. Husband of Phyllis Winifred Musgrave, of Jeffreston, Pembrokeshire. MINTURNO WAR CEMETERY Belper Cemetery

Mycock Private Charles 203120 1st/5th Bn. North Staffordshire Regt KIA France 14th March 1917. Age 36. Son of Edwin and Elizabeth Mycock. Born at Buxton, Derbyshire. ROSSIGNOL WOOD CEMETERY, HEBUTERNE. Buxton Cemetery

Mycock Private Joseph William   Died from the effects of War service. 8th July 1936 Age 39. Son of Matthew and Frances Mycock of 7 King's Rd. Fairfield. North of Church Fairfield (St. Peter) Churchyard

NAYLOR Private Roy Eric Alan 9267 22nd Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps. 16th May 1915. Age 23. Buried in Le Touret Military Cemetery, Richebourg-L'Avoue, France. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

NEALE Corporal William George 5099863 7th Bn Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment) 25/6/1944 Age 25. Husband of Dorothy May Neale of Uttoxeter Staffs. Grave VIII G 6 Hottot-Les-Bagues War Cmy Church Broughton (St. Michael Churchyard)

NEWBOLD Private William Knifton 696072 31st Battalion Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment) 3rd May 1917. Age 26. Son of Alice Newbold, of "The Limes," King's Newton, Melbourne, Derbyshire, England, and the late John Knifton Newbold. VIMY MEMORIAL Melbourne Cemetery

NEWCOMBE Lieutenant Charles Neil  7th Bn. King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry KIA France 27th December 1915. Age 24. Son of E. Percy G. Newcombe and Helen Ada L. Newcombe, of Matlock, now of 4, Park Rd., High Barnet, Herts. Born at Great Yarmouth. Educated at Chesterfield. Y FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, BOIS-GRENIER.  Matlock (St. Giles) Churchyard

NEWTON Private Charles Henry 20119 B' Coy, 1st/5th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters. 12th December 1917. Age 19. Son of Charles Henry and Sarah Jane Newton, of 39, Bonsall St., Long Eaton, Nottingham. BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY Long Eaton Cemetery

Nichols Private John Reginald S/41828 Gordon Highlanders posted to 1st/14th Bn London Regiment (London Scottist). KIA Bullecourt, France 29th August 1918. Age 19. Son of William J. and Phoebe Nichols, of 41, Heath Park Rd., Buxton, Derbyshire. VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL.  Buxton Cemetery

OATES 1st Radio Officer George William  ss. Canford Chine, (Swansea), Merchant Navy Lost at sea 8th February 1941. (Family headstone states 10th February 1941). Age 40.  Husband of Agnes Ann Oates. Commemorated on the Tower Hill Memorial, London.  Horsley (St. Clement) Churchyard

OFFILER  Serjeant Samuel Arthur  200885 2nd/5th Bn Sherwood Foresters  KIA 4/5/1917 Age 39. Son of Frederick and Ellen Offiler of Nottingham.  Husband of Ada Offiler of 12 Stanhope St Long Eaton. Grave in North East part of Bouvincourt Communal Cmy Long Eaton Cemetery

PAGE Flt/Sgt.(Nav./Bomber) Ji John Reginald  960816   4/1/1946. Age 24. Son of John Arthur & Rosalind Frances Page of Breadsall. Buried in Stavanger (Eiganes) Churchyard, Ref.Z.34    N Breadsall (All Saints) Churchyard

PALFREE 2nd Lieutenant John William Bateman  16th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) attd. 8th Bn. Royal Berkshire Regiment DOW received at Lempire France 20/9/1918 Age 21. Son of Henry & Emily Mary Palfree of 29 Ward St., Derby. Doingt Communal Cemy Extension  Ref I.B.14 Derby (St Lukes Church)

PALMER 2nd Lieutenant Albert Leslie  5th Battn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.) 6th March 1917. Age 19. Son of Henry Hartopp & Elizabeth Palmer of 106 Hallam Fields, Ilkeston, Derbyshire. Buried in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery, Saulty, Pas de Calais, France. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

PALMER Private Thomas Henry 51352 16th Bn. Sherwood Foresters. Notts & Derby Regt. Son of Arthur & Sarah Ann Palmer who was reported wounded and missing in the great war September 20th 1917 Aged 19 years. Tyne Cot Memorial. REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

PALMER Private William 396 56th BN Australian Imperial Force.  3rd Reinforcements. Died of Pneumonia & cardiac failure at Goulburn Military Hospital NSW on 6/5/1916 (CWGC says 7/5/1916) Age 26. Son of William & Eleanor Palmer of Scafface Farm Diseworth Born Chellaston. Enlisted Cootamundra NSW 16/2/1916 Grave C.E.39.10 Goulburn General Cemetery.  Chellaston St Peters Churchyard

PARKER Private Ernest Arthur Edward 266551  "B" Coy. 1st/7th Bn. Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 27th August 1917. Age 19. (Family headstone states 20). Son of Edward and Edith Alice Parker, of "Waverley," Osmaston Park Rd., Derby.  Commemorated on the TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Belgium.  Panel 23 to 28 and 163A. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

PARKIN Pvt. Herbert (Bertie) Leslie 40098 "C" Coy. 12th Bn. Middlesex Regt. DOW 30/10/1916 Age 24. Son of Samuel & Elizabeth Parkin of West St., Greenhill Lane Riddings.  Grave B.15.31 ST SEVER CEMY ROUEN (France). Riddings (St James) Churchyard.

PEACOCK Lance Corporal Ernest 5675805 4th Battn. Somerset Light Infantry. Died of Wounds 11th July 1944. Age 26.  Son of Albert & Hilda Peacock of Ilkeston; husband of Mary Emily Peacock of Ilkeston.  Buried in Ryes War Cemetery, Bazenville, Normandy, France. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

PEARCE Lance Corporal Herbert 24771 D Coy, 16th Bn. Royal Welch Fusiliers. 24th April 1916. Age 26. Awarded the MM. Son of George and Elizabeth Pearce, of The Green, Newton, Alfreton, Derbyshire. DOW France. BAGNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY, GEZAINCOURT. His Brother Frederick also fell. Blackwell (St. Werburgh) Churchyard

PEARSON Flying Officer (Air Bomber) Horace Horatio 134671 10 Sqdn Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 29th June 1943. Age 24. Son of Horace and Annie Pearson, of Repton, Derbyshire. EINDHOVEN (WOENSEL) GENERAL CEMETERY REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD 

PEAT Pvt. Albert 42326 12th Bn. Norfolk Regt. KIA (France) 6/10/1918 Age 22. Son of George & Emma Peat. Grave IV.D.2 WULVERGHEM-LINDEN HOEK ROAD MILITARY CEMY (Belgium). Riddings (St James) Churchyard.

PEGG Lance Corporal Ashley James 25139138 The Worcestershire & Sherwood Foresters Regiment. 15th May 2005. Age 23. Belper Cemetery
Pegg Private George 20087 11th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) KIA 1/7/1916 Age 26 Son of John & Emma Pegg of 112 Porter Rd., Derby.  Thiepval Memorial Pier & Face 10C 10D&11A Littleover (St. Peter) Churchyard

PEGG Private George W 22170 3rd Bn Grenadier Guards Son of Albert and Mary E. Pegg, of Brook End, Repton, Derby. ESSEX FARM CEMETERY REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

PERCIVAL Serjeant George 241746 2nd/6th Battn.  Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 21st March 1918. Age 21.  Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Percival, of Biggin, Hartington, Buxton.  Commemorated on the Arras Memorial. Biggin (St. Thomas) Churchyard

PERRY Private Percy Walter 17847 1st Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers Son of Elizabeth Ann Perry, of Main St., Overseal, Burton-on-Trent, and the late Leonard Perry. Enlisted April, 1915 Overseal (St Matthew) Churchyard

PHILLIPS Private Benjamin 83296 216th Coy. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 20th November 1917. Age 26. Son of John Thomas and Elizabeth Alice Phillips, of 1, Derby St., Marple, Cheshire. Born Stockport. LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY. Brother George also fell. Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

PHILLIPS Private George 18765 8th Bn. Cheshire Regiment. 5th April 1916. Age 23. Son of John Thomas and Elizabeth Alice Phillips, of 1, Derby St., Marple, Cheshire. KIA Mesopotamia. Brother Benjamin also fell. Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

PICKFORD Private Raymond 235430 17th Bn. Royal Welch Fusiliers Awarded MM. 8th October 1918. Age 24. Son of William and Fanny Pickford, of Marple, Stockport, Cheshire. VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

PICKFORD Private Fred 76896 1st Bn. Cheshire Regiment. 25th October 1918. Age 22. Brother of Walter Pickford, of "Oak Bank," High Lane, Stockport. AWOINGT BRITISH CEMETERY Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

PIGGIN Captain Frederick William  South Nottinghamshire Hussars 27th May 1918. Awarded MC. Son of Annie & Richard Piggin, of Beeston House, Beeston, Notts. CHATBY MEMORIAL Dale Abbey (All Saints) Churchyard

PLACKETT Private Frank 32954 1st/5th Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment KIA 23rd May 1917. Age 29 buried Maroc France  2nd son of Will. & Mary J Plackett  Husband of Nellie Plackett of Breaston Breaston (St. Michael) Churchyard

PLATT Private Thomas 14/36142 12th Bn. Cheshire Regiment 31st March 1918. Age 26. Son of John and Sarah Platt, of Dood Field, Marple, Cheshire. KARASOULI MILITARY CEMETERY. Brother Samuel also fell. Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

PLATT Private Samuel 34594 8th Bn. Cheshire Regiment. 29th January 1917. Age 24. Son of Mrs. Sarah Platt, of Dood Field, Marple, Cheshire. BASRA MEMORIAL. Brother Thomas also fell. Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

PODMORE Private Rowland Sydney. (Family headstone states Sydney). 201933 2nd/5th Bn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). 8th April 1917. Age 22.  Son of William Henry and Emily Podmore, of Bedford St., Derby. Buried in VADENCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, MAISSEMY, Aisne, France. Grave ref: IV. A. 13.  His brother Pte. W.G.E. Podmore, Middlesex Regt., also fell.  Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

PODMORE Private William George Eaton. (Family headstone states Eaton). 62125 20th Battn., Middlesex Regiment.  10th November 1918. Age 25. Son of William Henry and Emily Podmore, of Bedford St, Derby; husband of Doris E. Podmore of 4, Kingston Terrace, Edward St., Derby. Native of Derby. Buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille, Pas de Calais, France. Grave ref: X. D. 18. His brother Pte. R.S. Podmore, Sherwood Foresters, also fell. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

PORTER Rifleman Tom   R/8881 13th.Bn.King's Royal Rifle Corps KIA 16/7/1916. Age 24. Son of Charles & Elizabeth Porter.  Thiepval Memorial  Pier & Face 13A & 13B Breadsall (All Saints) Churchyard

POTTER Private John Arthur G/19536 7th Bn. Queens Own Royal West Kents. 12th October 1917. Age 19. Son of Mrs. Sarah Ann Potter, of Town End, Chapel-en-le-Frith, Stockport. TYNE COT MEMORIAL Chapel-En-Le-Frith (St. Thomas-A-Becket) Churchyard

POTTS Private F 28133 11th Bn. East Yorkshire Regiment 21st December 1916. Age 25. Son of William and Elizabeth Potts; husband of Ada Marshall (formerly Potts), of 6, Swallow House Lane, Hayfield, Derbyshire. SAILLY-AU-BOIS MILITARY CEMETERY. II. G. 11. New Mills Congregational Church Burial Ground

POYNTON Private  7760 2nd Battn., King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 30th October 1914. Age 27. Son of John James Poynton of 17 Young St., Derby. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, France, Panel 31.  His brother Pte. William Poynton also fell. (See separate entry). Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

POYNTON Private (Family headstone states Gunner).  16746 2nd Batt., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 23rd March 1918. Age 25. Son of John James Poynton, of 17, Young St., Derby. Commemorated on the ARRAS MEMORIAL, France, Bay 7.  His brother Pte. Frank L. Poynton also fell. (See separate entry). Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

PRESTON Leading Aircraftman Alfred Albert 964703 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died on 7th March 1945 at Brunei, (Borneo).  Age 32.  Son of Albert and Elizabeth Preston; husband of Winifred Clare Preston, of Kirk Hallam, Derbyshire.  Commemorated on the Singapore memorial; column 43. Heanor Cemetery

PRESTWICH Private Tom 35260 12/13th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers KIA France. 4th October 1917. Age 23. Son of Joseph and Ann Prestwich, of 837, Ashton Old Rd., Openshaw, Manchester. BEDFORD HOUSE CEMETERY Hayfield Church Cemetery

Pursglove Private Harold 46215 2nd Bn. Sherwood Foresters DOW France 19th April 1917. Age 19. Son of Edwin and Caroline Pursglove, of Sitches Farm, Starkholmes, Matlock. BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY.  Matlock (St. Giles) Churchyard

RACKLYEFT Private Leonard Benjamin 19274 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 25th September 1915. Age 19. Son of Benjamin and Clara Racklyeft, of 32, Myrtle Avenue, Long Eaton, Nottingham. LOOS MEMORIAL Long Eaton Cemetery

RADFORD Private Joseph 42737 2nd Bn. Essex Regiment 20th April 1918. Age 19. Son of Joseph and Sarah Jane Radford, of Holloway, Matlock, Derbyshire. LOOS MEMORIAL Dethick Lea And Holloway Cemetery

RAINS Sergeant Horace George 19332  2nd BattalionGrenadier Guards. 8th September 1917. Age 26.  Son of James and Mary Rains. Husband of Millicent Gertrude Rains. Commemorated on Tyne Cott Memorial, Belgium. Panel 9.  Spondon Cemetery

RAMWELL Corporal Isaac C 26213 16th Bn, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) KIA at Beaumont Hamel, France. 3rd September 1916. Age 28. Son of Isaac and Mary Ann Ramwell, of Birch Field, Birch Vale, Stockport. (Thiepval Memorial) Hayfield Church Cemetery

RANDALL Stoker 1st Class William K/30401 HMS Ghurka 8th February 1917 Aged 28 Son of George and Zilpah Randall, of 5, Church St, Swadlincote, Burton-on-Trent PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL Swadlincote District (Church Gresley) Cemetery

RANGELEY Lance Corporal Aaron 235434 15th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers DOW 5th September 1917. Age 19. Son of Ernest & Martha Rangeley of Hayfield. WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY Hayfield Church Cemetery

RATCLIFFE Corporal William 241657 2nd/6th Bn North Staffordshire Regiment Son of Mrs Selina Ratcliffe of Burton Road, Repton. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

REA Serjeant William A 69634 RFA Son of Edward and Ellen Ruth Rea of Hamilton Terrace Willington. Enlisted 28/1/1915 served in France 14/9/1915 to 12/3/1919. Discharged 5/5/1919 no longer physically fit for war service. Died 11/10/1919 aged 28 Willington (St. Michael) Churchyard

REACHER Private Fred 42289 6th Bn. South Wales Borderers Formerly 19877 Gloucestershire Regt Awarded MM. DOW 29/8/1917 Age 26. Son of Lancelot & Mary Reacher of 21 St Paul's Road Derby.  Grave IV.B.13 The Huts Cemetery at the village of Dickebush near Ypres Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

REDFERN Private William Isaac Bardsley PLY/297(S) Plymouth Bn. Royal Naval Division. Royal Marines Light Infantry. 24th June 1915. Age 19. Son of Alfred Isaac & Eliza Jane Redfern of New Mills. SKEW BRIDGE CEMETERY New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

REDFERN Private Frederick John 34014 13th Battn. The Yorkshire Regt. 22nd March 1918. Age 21. Son of Martha Beardsley, (formerly Redfern), of Tansley, Matlock, Derbyshire and the late John Redfern. Commemorated on the Arrass Memorial to the Missing. Wirksworth Cemetery

REEVE Private Lewis Herbert 87798 Machine Gun Corps.(Infantry) Transf to 577713 154 Coy. Labour Corps. Died on active service at Kortrijk (Courtrai), Belgium, 18th November 1918. Age 29. Buried in Kortrijk, (St Jan), Communal Cemetery. Beeley (St. Anne) Churchyard

REEVE Private Ernest William   Fell in action at Hudicourt, France on 5th April 1917 according to information on family headstone in this churchyard.  Beeley (St. Anne) Churchyard

RICHARDSON Lance Corporal Harold Reginald 915 13th Bn. York & Lancaster Regt. DOW France. 12th April 1917. Age 23. Son of William & Francis Richardson.  LA KREULE MILITARY CEMETERY, HAZEBROUCK  Hayfield Church Cemetery

RIGBY Private Ernest Thomas 45933 1st Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 22nd March 1918. Age 19. Son of John & Lucy Rigby , of 51, Station Rd., Sandiacre, Derbyshire. ARRAS MEMORIAL Sandiacre (St. Giles) Churchyard And Extension

RILEY Gunner James 1738362 44 Bty., 61 Lt. A.A. Regt. 26th January 1944. Age 36. Son of the late Samuel and Elizabeth Riley; husband of Frances Lilian Riley, of Matlock, Derbyshire. KRAKOW RAKOWICKI CEMETERY. His Brother Samuel fell in the 1st Great War. South Darley (St. Mary) Churchyard

RILEY Private Samuel 13977 10th Bn. Sherwood Foresters. Notts & Derby Regiment. 14th February 1916. Age 21. Son of Elizabeth Riley, of Darley Bridge, South Darley, Matlock. YPRES MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. His brother Samuel fell in WW2. South Darley (St. Mary) Churchyard

RIMINGTON   Fusilier  Frank  6981889 1st Bn Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers KIA Burma 7/4/1943 Age 27. Son of William and Sarah Ellen Rimington of Long Eaton. Husband of Doris Rimington of Long Eaton. Grave 4.G.21 Taukkyan War Cmy Long Eaton Cemetery

RIVERS, VC. Private Jacob 6016 1st Battn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 12th March 1915. Age 32.  Son of Mrs. Adeline Rivers, of 4 House, Wide Yard, Bridge Gate, Derby. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Panel 26 and 27.  Posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross:  "For most conspicuous bravery at Neuve-Chapelle on 12th March, 1915". Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

ROBINSON Lieutenant John Cecil (Family headstone states Cecil).  2nd Bn., King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 5th July 1917. Age 22.  Son of Alfred George and Isabella Robinson, of 8, Madeley St., Derby. Buried in RAMSCAPPELLE ROAD MILITARY CEMETERY, Nieuwpoort, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Grave ref: IV. C. 17. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

ROBINSON Corporal William Henry 11602 2nd Battn. Grenadier Guards. 5th October 1914. Age 32. Buried in Chavonnes Cemetery, France. Remains later reinterred in Bouilly Cross Roads Militery Cemetery, Marne, France. Commemorated on a special memorial headstone. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

ROBINSON Private D  23299161 RoyalPioneer Corps 17th June 1957. Age 19. MOD STONE Long Eaton Cemetery

ROBINSON Rifleman Ughtred Hall R/7949 7th Bn. Kings Royal Rifle Corps Killed at Delville 19th August 1916. Age 27. Son of James and Annie Elizabeth Robinson, of Hayfield, Stockport. DELVILLE WOOD CEMETERY, LONGUEVAL Hayfield Church Cemetery

ROE Trooper John William 4541202. A Sqn. 5th Royal Tank Regt. R.A.C. DOW (Western Europe) 28/3/1945 Age 27. Son of John William & Esther Fanny Roe of Clifton. Venray War Cemetery, Netherlands. Clifton (Holy Trinity) Churchyard 

ROGERS Lt. (headstone says Capt.) Stanley Arthur 2nd/6th Bn. Sherwood Foresters. KIA 21/3/1918 Age 28. Son of James & Elizabeth Jane Rogers. Bay 7 ARRAS MEMORIAL. Riddings (St James) Churchyard

ROWLAND Private Joseph 70281 17th Battn., Sherwood Foresters, (Notts & Derby), Regiment. 9th October 1916. Age 30.  Son of Joseph & Mary Rowland.  Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Holbrook (St Michael's) Churchyard

SALE Lieutenant Alexander Gordon  Special List attd. 3rd Bn, Kings African Rifles  Killed in action at Utegi Nyanza Province, British East Africa. 9th March 1915. Age 20. Son of Richard Sale, late of Barrow-on-Trent, England. DAR ES SALAAM WAR CEMETERY REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

SANDERS Lance Corporal Francis James 200585 1st/5th Battalion Sherwood Forresters. 1st July 1916. Age 23. Son of John & Jesse Sanders of Shardlow, Derby. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Shardlow (St. James) Churchyard

Saville Corporal Reginald Walter 19200 8th Bn. South Lancashire Regiment DOW Etaples, France. 27th October 1916. Age 27. Son of William and Mary Saville, of 7, Becker St., Derby. Native of Derby. ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY.  Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

SCHOFIELD Private Alec 42592 ist Bn. Leicesytershire Regiment 24th September 1918. Age 19. Son of Benjamin and Mary Jane Schofield, of "Hurstfield", Church Rd., New Mills, Stockport. TREFCON BRITISH CEMETERY, CAULAINCOURT. C. 62. New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

SCOTT Major Norman Brayford 52064 Royal Corps of Signals. 27th May 1940. Age 29. Son of William Alexander Scott and Anne Scott, of Derby; husband of Vera Man Scott, of Derby. NONE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY. Derby (Normanton) Cemetery

SECOMBE Private John   203849 10th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 24th April 1918. Age 28. Husband of Eleanor Secombe, of "Hilcrest," Bramhall Lane, Davenport, Stockport. AVELUY WOOD CEMETERY, MESNIL-MARTINSART. III. A. 5. New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

SEPHTON Private Reginal William PS/9270 13th Battn., Royal Fusiliers 17th November 1916. Age 23. Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Sephton, of 82, Leacroft Rd., Derby. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 8 C 9 A and 16 A. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

SEVERN Private Ernest 16766 1st Battn., Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in Action Passchendaele, Belgium 15th June 1915, (headstone states 16th June 1915). Commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, (Ypres), Belgium.  Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

SEVERN Private Reginald James Oliver  201868 2nd/5th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.) Fell in action in Belgium 26th September 1917. Age 21. Son of James Oliver and Agnes Severn of 23 Statham Street, Kedleston Road, Derby. Commemorated at Panel 99 to 102 and 162 to 162A Tyne Cot Memorial. Allestree (St. Edmund) Churchyard

Shackleton 2nd Lieutenant James Ernest  7th Bn Leicestershire Regiment. Late 17th Lancers KIA near Epehy 21/3/1918 Age 23. Son of Charles James and Florence Shackleton of 45 Leopold St Derby. Villers Hill British Cmy Villers-Guislain Derby (Uttoxeter Road) Cemetery

SHARLEY Rifleman Walter R/2713 10th Battn. King's Royal Rifle Corps. Killed in action at Ypres 20th March 1916. Age 21. Son of John Henry and the late Mary Alice Sharley.  Buried in Essex Farm Cemetery, Belgium. Heanor Cemetery

SHAW Lieutenant Herbert 53527 2nd Battn. North Staffordshire Regt. 28th May 1940. Age 32.  Son of frank & Elizabeth Shaw of Kilburn, Derbyshire; husband of Nancy Reece Shaw of Leyland, Lancs.  Buried in Strand Military Cemetery, Hainaut, (Nr Ploegsteeert), Belgium. Horsley (St. Clement) Churchyard

SHAW Flight Sergeant (Nav) John 1577422 207 Squadron, RAFVR Killed in action 22nd June 1944. HEVERLEE WAR CEMETERY Wilne (St Chads) Church

SHAW Rifleman Hubert R/12980 "A" Coy. 8th Bn. Kings Royal Rifle Corps Killed at Delville Wood. 24th August 1916. Age 26. Son of James William and Sarah Shaw, of Lucas Terrace, Hayfield, Stockport. Thiepval Memorial Hayfield Church Cemetery

SHAW Private Albert 13330 10th Bn, Cheshire Regiment 9th October 1916. Age 23. Son of William and Jane Arm Shaw, of 57, Ivy Cottage, Turncroft Lane, Stockport.  GRANDCOURT ROAD CEMETERY, GRANDCOURT. Mellor (St. Thomas) Churchyard

SHEARD Private Maurice 17203 15th Battalion Sherwood Foresters, (Notts and Derby Regt). 20th October 1918. Age 26. Commemorated on Tyne Cott Memorial, Belgium. Sandiacre (St. Giles) Churchyard And Extension

SHEAVYN Lance Corporal William 26740 2nd Bn. Greenadier Guards 7th April 1917. Age 27. Son of Elizabeth Sheavyn, of Stevens Lane, Breaston, and the late Frederick William Sheavyn; husband of Mary Elizabeth Sheavyn, of Stevens Lane, Breaston, Derby. Born Ingleby, Enlisted in Long Eaton. ARRAS MEMORIAL Breaston Cemetery

SHENTON Private George Francis 36572 12th Battn., East Yorkshire Regiment 15th May 1917. Age 20.  Son of John and Julia Shenton, of Penrhyn Villa, Walbrook Rd., Derby. Commemorated on the Arras Memorial, France.  Bay 4 and 5. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

SHORROCK Rifleman Harold 50899 2nd/5th Bn. The Kings (Liverpool Regiment) 29th October 1917. Age 19. Son of Squire and Sarah Ann Shorrock, of 21. Simmondley Lane, Glossop, Derbyshire. TYNE COT MEMORIAL Charlesworth Independent Chapelyard

SHORROCK Rifleman Harold 50899 2nd/5th Bn. The Kings (Liverpool Regiment) 29th October 1917. Age 19. Son of Squire and Sarah Ann Shorrock, of 21. Simmondley Lane, Glossop, Derbyshire. TYNE COT MEMORIAL Charlesworth Independent Chapelyard

SILCOX Private Walter 9047 3rd Bn. Royal Fusiliers 1st May 1915. Age 28. Son of Walter and Minnie Silcox, of 95, Summerfield St., Baring Rd., Lee, London; husband of Olive Rosetta Dallow (formerly Silcox), of 46, Dillwyn Rd., Lower Sydenham, London. YPRES MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

SILCOX Able Seaman William Henry 213480 H.M.S Aboukir 22nd September 1914. CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL. REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

SIMMONS Private Francis Edward 47181 16th Battn., Lancashire Fusiliers 27th February 1918. Age 31.  Son of Thomas and Susan Simmons, of Kent Villa, Nottingham Rd., Borrowash, Derby. Commemorated on the Tyne Cot memorial, Belgium,  Panel 54 to 60 and 163A. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

SIMPSON Private George Henry Barber 241224 1st/6th Bn. attd. 5th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 5th November 1917. Age 26. Son of George Goddard Simpson and Annie Simpson, of "Stoneleigh," Hayfield Rd., Chapel-en-le-Frith. ST. MARY'S A.D.S. CEMETERY, HAISNES. Chapel-En-Le-Frith (St. Thomas-A-Becket) Churchyard

SIMPSON Private Wilfred  86342 Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.).  12th December 1917. Age 22. Son of James Francis Simpson and Elizabeth Ann Simpson. Buried in Loos Military Cemetery. Spondon Cemetery

Sims Private George M2/226716 2nd Tank Bde. M.T. Army Service Corps. KIA France 8th October 1918. Age 21. Son of George Henry and Maria Sims, of 10, Ash St., Buxton, Derbyshire. TINCOURT NEW BRITISH CEMETERY.  Buxton Cemetery

SKEVINGTON Gunner John 77976 49th Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery 6th September 1917. Age 27. Son of Arthur and Sarah Elizabeth Skevington, of Morley, Derbyshire. WHITE HOUSE CEMETERY, ST. JEAN-LES-YPRES Morley (St Matthews) Churchyard

SLACK Private Harold Frederick 66422 1st/6th Battn., Northumberland Fusiliers 17th April 1918. Age 18.  Son of William H. and Alice Slack, of 15 Agard St., Derby. Buried in MERVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, France. Grave ref: III. E. 30. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

SLATER Private John Job G/52939 4th Bn. Royal Fusiliers KIA France 3rd May 1917. Age 28. Son of Job and Sarah Slater, of Wellington St., Matlock, Derbyshire. ARRAS MEMORIAL.  Matlock (St. Giles) Churchyard

SLATER Private Owen Edward 13466 1st Bn. Grenadier Guards DOW at Ypres 30/10/1914. Age 24. Awarded RVM. Son of William & Emily Slater of 91 Mayfield Road Ashbourne. Husband of Caroline Edith Slater of 42 Millgreen Rd., Haywards Heath, Sussex. Born at Cheadle, lived in Ashbourne. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Ashbourne (St Oswalds) Church

SMART Stoker 1st Class Harold Joseph D/KX. 76842 H.M.S. Hunter.  Royal Navy. Killed in Action at Narvik, Norway, 16th April 1940. (Family headstone states 10th April). Son of William Edwin and Mary Smart; husband of Ethel Smart, of Derby. Commemorated on the Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon.  Panel 41, Column 2. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

SMEDLEY  Peter Samuel  Information on family headstone. Not listed by CWGC. Killed in action at Passchendaele 23rd October 1917. Age 28. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

SMEETON Lance Corporal Thomas William 11018 "D" Coy., 11th Bn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 1st July 1916.  Age 27.  Son of the late Thomas and Elizabeth Smeeton, of 48, Wolfa St., Derby.  Buried in SERRE ROAD CEMETERY No.2, Somme, France. Grave ref: IV. C. 9. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

SMITH Private William 12701  9th Battn., Sherwood Foresters, (Notts and Derby) Regiment  9th August 1915.  Age 22.  Son of Richard and Hannah Smith, of 15, Derby Rd., Aston-on-Trent, Derby. Commemorated on the Helles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey.  Panel 150-152.   His brother L/Cpl Ernest Smith also fell, (See separate entry). Aston-Upon-Trent Cemetery

SMITH Bombadier John Alfred 186543 "B" Bty. 161st Bde. Royal Field Artillery 11th December 1917. Age 25. Only son of Alfred and Elizabeth Smith, of 46, Nottingham Rd., Belper, Derby. MENDINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY Belper (St John The Baptist) Chapel

SMITH 2nd Lieutenant. (Brass plaque in church states Lieutenant). William Reginald Sturston   28 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps. 22nd October 1917. Age 19.  Commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial, France. Clifton (Holy Trinity) Churchyard Extension

SMITH Second Lieutenant H L  Royal Field Artiliery 17th August 1918. Age 20. Son of Henry and Clara Smith, of II, Harrington St., Derby. Anzin-St. Aubin BRITISH CEMETERY Derby (Normanton) Cemetery

SMITH Private Horace 58916 10th Battn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.).  12th Oct. 1917. Age 27. Son of Herbert S & Elizabeth Smith, of 6 Byron Villas, Chaworth Rd., Colwick, Notts.; husband of Gertrude E.M.Greavy (formerly Smith), of Sneinton Dale, Nottingham. Heanor Cemetery

SMITH Lance Corporal Arthur Basil 4979619 14th Battn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.) 26th March 1944. (Headstone states 28th March 1944). Son of Reuben & Ada Smith of Ilkeston, Derbyshire. Buried in Beach Head War Cemetery, Anzio, Italy. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

SMITH Serjeant James Coxon Walker- 107144 1st/6th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) KIA Pontruet France 26/9/1918  Age 32 Son of Chas. & Lucy Walker-Smith of Spondon. Buried Roisel Communal Cmy. Ext. (II.J.3)   Spondon Cemetery

SMITH Sapper William 490351 68th Field Coy. Royal Engineers. 7th Oct 1917. Age 31. Son of Thomas & Mary Smith. Buried in Bard Cottage Cemetery, Belgium. Winster (St. John The Baptist) Churchyard

SNOWDON Sub-Lieutenant John Nevil  H.M.M.T.B 622 10th March 1943. Age 21. PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL. His Brother Anthony also fell. Hathersage (St. Michael) Churchyard

SOWTER Lieutenant Unwin Henry Etches   Sherwood Foresters, (Notts and Derby Regiment). Died of Wounds in Mesopotamia on 23rd April 1917 from wounds received the previous day.  Plaque inside church.  Commemorated on the Basra memorial. Duffield St Alkmunds cyard

SPEAKMAN Serjeant Richard 265061 1st/6th Bn. Cheshire Regiment. 16th September 1918. Age 26. Son of the late Charles Speakman; husband of Edith Speakman, of 5, Leigh Avenue, Marple, Cheshire. WESTOUTRE BRITISH CEMETERY Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

SPENCER Private H. J 3716 1st/6th Bn. Seaforth Highlanders 30th July 1916. Age 22. Son of William and Susannah Spencer, of 20, Sadler Gate, Derby. DARTMOOR CEMETERY, BECORDEL-BECOURT Derby (Uttoxeter Road) Cemetery

SQUIRES Sergeant. (W/Op. Air Gunner). Frank 1108725 149 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 30th June 1942. Age 22.  Buried in Amsterdam New Eastern Cemetery, Holland. Bakewell Cemetery

STAFFORD Private Ernest   4981966 14th Bn. Sherwood Foresters KIA Italy 14th March 1944. Age 31. Son of John Henry and Millicent Stafford, of Matlock, Derbyshire; husband of Emily Harriet Stafford, of Matlock. His brother Wilfred also fell. BEACH HEAD WAR CEMETERY, ANZIO.  Matlock (St. Giles) Churchyard

STAFFORD Private Gilbert 26848 7th Bn. North Staffordshire Regiment 14th September 1918. Age 30. Son of Susannah & the late John Stafford of New Mills, BAKU MEMORIAL New Mills (St. George) Churchyard

STAFFORD Private Wilfred   4867007 1st Bn. Welch Regt KIA Italy 9th September 1944. Age 36. Son of John Henry and Millicent Stafford, of Matlock, Derbyshire. His brother Ernest also fell. BEACH HEAD WAR CEMETERY, ANZIO.  Matlock (St. Giles) Churchyard

STAGG Private Alfred Henry 9384 2nd Battalion, Sherwood Foresters 4th November 1914. Age 30. Son of Thomas Stagg; husband of Mrs. A. Stagg, of 20, Church St., Sandacre, Notts. NEW IRISH FARM CEMETERY Long Eaton Cemetery

STAPLEFORD Captain Wilfred Holmes 333253 Royal Army Medical Corps 13th October 1945. Age 30.  Son of Frank and Emma Jane Stapleford, of Derby; husband of Joan Mary Stapleford, of Derby. M.S.I.A. Buried in BERLIN 1939-1945 WAR CEMETERY, Germany. Grave ref: 3. E. 16.  (Family headstone states Spandau Prison).  Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

STARKEY Sergeant Rowland Victor (CWGC states Roland). C/6896 18th Battn., King's Royal Rifle Corps 31st July 1917. Age 20.  Son of Thomas and Mary Ellen Starkey, of Stanton Villa, 234, Osmaston Rd., Derby. Commemorated on the YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Belgium. Panel 51 and 53.   Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

STARR  Bertie   20th June 1943. Age 21. Shirland (St. Leonard) Churchyard
Statham Pte Joseph 13461 2nd Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.) KIA France.15/10/1916. Age 21. Son of Will.& Emma Statham 4 Almshouse Etwall. Buried London Cemy & Ext. Longueval (8H9)           Etwall (St. Helen) Church Cemetery

STEELE Worker Winifred Mary 1593 Queen Mary's Army Auxiliary Corps 9th December 1918. Age 27.  Daughter of David and Jane Steele, of Newport Pagnell, Bucks. Attested at Derby 1917. A Telegraphist, G.P.O., Derby, for 9 years. Buried in ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN, Grave ref: S. V. L. 7. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

STENSON Private (Trooper) Joseph Harold  1st Battn., Royal Buckinghamshire Hussars. 15th November 1917. Age 20. Son of John & Selma Stenson of Ilkeston, Derbyshire; husband of Harriet of 25 Gregory St., Ilkeston. Buried in Deir el Belah War Cemetery, Israel. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

STEVENSON Private Percy William 203847 1st Bn Lincolnshire Regiment Died 17/11/1918. BERLIN SOUTH-WESTERN CEMETERY REPTON (ST. WYSTAN) CHURCHYARD

STODDARD 2nd Lieutenant Ralph Cyril  4th Squadron Royal Flying Corps; formerly South Lancashire Regt. 3rd July 1916. Age 21. Son of Ralph and Apame Stoddard, of Heanor, Derbyshire. Commemorated on the Arras Flying Services memorial, France. Heanor Cemetery

STONE Sergeant  Albert Ernest 200981 2nd/5th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regt.) 4th April 1917. Age 20. Brother of John William Stone, of 60, Overlane, Belper. VADENCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, MAISSEMY Belper Cemetery

STONE Corporal John 203382 1st Bn. Lincolnshire Regiment. 16th January 1918. Age 19. Son of John and Annie Stone, of Brizlincote Cottages, Near Burton-on-Trent. TINCOURT NEW BRITISH CEMETERY Bretby (St Wystan Churchyard)

STONE Private Rupert Smith 59515 1st Battn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). 27th May 1918.  Age 21. (CWGC website states 22).  Son of Cornelius & Sarah Stone of Ivy Lane, Elton, Derbyshire. Commemorated on the Soissons Memorial, Aisne,France.   Elton (All Saints) Churchyard

STONES Lieutenant George Herbert Lee "Bert"  5th Bn. Attd. 11 Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) DOW received in action in Italy 9/12/1917 Age 24. Son of George William & Nellie Stones of Derby. Giavera British Cmy. Arcade Ref, Plot 1 Row G Grave 11 Derby (St Lukes Church)

STREET Corporal Harry 90002 "C" Coy 9th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.) K I A  24/7/1917. Age 24 buried La Belle Alliance Cemetery Belgium C4. Son of Albert & Sarah Jane Street Green Lane Ockbrook      Ockbrook (All Saints) Churchyard

SUDBURY Private John 17075 10th Battn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) Missing presumed killed at St. Eloi, Near Ypres, Belgium 14th February 1916. Age 20.  Commemorated on the YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Panel 39 and 41. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

SUTTON 2nd Lieutenant Horace Josiah  13th Battn. (Att. to 9th Battn). Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.).  Died of wounds received in the Dardenelles 24th November 1915. Age 19. Buried at sea and commemorated on the Helles Memorial, Turkey.  Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

SYKES Private Walter 33737 7th Battn., The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 22nd July 1917. Age 27. Husband of Mrs. M. E. Sykes, of 48, Freehold St., Derby. Buried in LOCRE HOSPICE CEMETERY, Belgium.  Grave ref: II. A. 13.  Additional commemoration on the CWGC stone of 6154048, Pte. C. Sykes, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

TASKER Captain Richard Greaves  10th Bn. Worcestershire Regt KIA at the Somme 3/7/1916 Age 27. Son of William Biddulph Greaves Tasker(born in Melbourne) & Julia Helen Tasker. Husband of Vera Raymond (formerly Tasker) of Buntings,Cobham,Surrey. Born at Stow-on-the-Wold, Glos., 7/7/1888. Ovillers Military Cmy. Melbourne (Church of St Michael & St Church)

TATLOW Captain Archibald Henry  15th Battn., Royal Warwickshire Regiment 4th June 1916. Age 31. Son of Henrietta Tatlow, of 25, Molineux St., Derby, and the late Albert H. Tatlow. Buried in FAUBOURG D'AMIENS CEMETERY, Arras, France. Grave ref: I. D. 36. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

TAYLOR Private Charles 31863  10th (Shropshire and Cheshire Yeomanry) Bn., King's Shropshire Light Infantry Killed in action 22nd August 1918. Age 41.  Husband of Ethel May Taylor, of 51, Holmes St., Derby. Loos Memorial.  Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

TAYLOR Serjeant John Allen 201999 9th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 4th November 1918. Age 24. Son of William and Mary Taylor, of 15, Victoria Terrace, Cromford, Matlock. SEBOURG BRITISH CEMETERY Cromford (St. Mark) Churchyard

TAYLOR Company Sergeant Major William Towle 629355 "D" Coy.47th Bn. Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment) KIA in France 11/11/1916 Age 21. Son of Rev George William & Elizabeth Ann Taylor. Vimy Memorial  Derby (St Lukes Church)

TAYLOR Gunner Henry Byett 177259 135th Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery 20th May 1918. Age 34. Son of John and Sarah Taylor; husband of Louisa Taylor, of 37, Canal St., Long Eaton, Notts. Native of Long Eaton. AUBIGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION Long Eaton Cemetery

Taylor Gunner George Frederick 16857 23rd Bde. Royal Field Artillery 1st March 1917. Age 33. Son of James and Hannah Mason Taylor, of Lime Villa, Marple, Cheshire. DERNANCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

TAYLOR Private George 114413153 2nd/6th Battn. The Queen's Royal Regt. (West Surrey). 9th Sept 1944. Age 20. Son of John Richard and Alice Ann Taylor of Wirksworth, Derbyshire. Buried in Coriano Ridge War Cemetery, Italy. Wirksworth Cemetery

TAYLOR Private Frederick 41026 23rd Bn, The Kings Liverpool Regiment. transf. to (41815) 70th Coy. Labour Corps. DOW in France. 24th July 1918. Age 24. Son of Cornelius and Elizabeth Taylor, of 16, King St., Glossop. (CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ) Glossop (or Whitfield) (St. James) Churchyard

TEMPLE Private HUGH 6849 2nd Bn. Seaforth Highlanders. 19th May 1915. Age 18. Son of Wesley and Emma Greaves, of Trent Lane, Newton Solney, Burton-on-Trent. MENIN GATE MEMORIAL Newton Solney (St. Mary) Churchyard

TEW Serjeant Harold Phillip 942546 14 Sqdn. Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 25th February 1942. Age 33. Son of John Percy and Elizabeth Maud Tew, of Bare, Morecambe, Lancashire. KNIGHTSBRIDGE WAR CEMETERY, ACROMA Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

THELWALL Private Frederick Joseph 34742 10th Bn, Cheshire Regiment 28th July 1916. Aged 23. Son of Charles and Hannah Maria Thelwall, of Marple, Stockport; husband of Annie Thelwall, of 9, Chapel St., Marple, Stockport. GEZAINCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. His brother Samuel also fell. Mellor (St. Thomas) Churchyard

THELWALL Private Samuel 26454 5th Bn, Kings Shropshire Light Infantry 25th October 1917. Aged 20. Son of Charles and Hannah Maria Thelwall, of 29, St. James Terrace, Hollins Lane, Marple, Stockport. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. His brother Frederick also fell Mellor (St. Thomas) Churchyard

THIRLBY Second Lieutenant Stuart Longsdon  6th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment KIA 22/3/1918 Age 25 Son of Frank Stuart & Annie Longsdon Thirlby of  Littleover.  Pozieres Memorial Panel 29&30 Littleover (St. Peter) Churchyard

THOMPSON 2nd Lietenant Hubert Roberts  99 Siege Bty., Royal Garrison Artillery.  30th June 1918. Age 28.  Son of John Roberts & Ellen Agnes Thompson of Bakewell, Derbyshire; husband of L.E. Thompson of Kings St., Bakewell, Derbyshire. Buried in Aire Communal Cemetery, France. Bakewell Cemetery

THOMPSON Corporal, (Family headstone states Sergeant). Francis  (Frank). 242437 1st/6th Battn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 22nd April 1917. Age 25.  Son of John and Frances Amelia Thompson, of 21, Marcus St., Chester Green, Derby. Commemorated on the Arras Memorial, France. Bay 7. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

THOMPSON Private Reginald Howard 266365 8th Battn., Seaforth Highlanders 22nd August 1917, Age 20. Son of Samuel and Louisa Thompson, of 121, Friargate, Derby. One of three brothers who fell. Commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium, Panel 132 to 135 and 162A. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

THOMPSON Private Samuel Singlehurst 100891 49th Bn. Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment)  KIA in France 8/10/1916 Aged 33. Son of Charles & Frances Thompson. Enlisted 14/7/1915 at Edmonton.  Grave II.D.28 Regina Trench Cmy France Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

THOMSON Private James William 20614 5th Battn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 15th January 1917. Age 31. Son of Alexander and the late Mary Thomson, of Derby. Buried in MONT HUON MILITARY CEMETERY, LE TREPORT, Seine-Maritime, France. Grave ref: II. K. 4. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

THORNLEY Lance Corporal Lewis Y/1667 7thBn.King's Royal Rifle Corps KIA 12/10/1917  Age 20. Son of John & Sarah Thornley of Stanton-by-Dale. TYNE COT MEMORIAL Stanton-By-Dale (St Michaels) Churchyard.

TILL Private Harold Stewart 35822 2nd Bn. Sherwood Foresters KIA 15/10/1916 Age 25. Son of Samuel & Louisa Till Born in Derby.  Pier & Face 10C, 10D & 11A Thiepval Memorial Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

TITLEY Lieutenant Guy  H.M.S Natal 30th December 1915. Age 24. Son of Addison and Matilda Titley, of Duffield, Derby. CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL. Duffield Cemetery

TIVEY Flight Sergeant (Pilot) Gerald 1217960 101 Squadron Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 31st March 1944. Who gave his life for his country serving with the RAF Bomber Command. Son of Gerald and Alice Tivey, of Melbourne, Derbyshire. RHEINBERG WAR CEMETERY Melbourne Cemetery

TOCKNELL Lance Corporal (Family headstone states Corporal). Harold George C/6963 2nd Battn., King's Royal Rifle Corps 23rd October 1918. Age 22. Son of Mr. T. and Mrs. A. T. Tocknell, of 141, Nottingham Rd., Derby. Buried in HIGHLAND CEMETERY, LE CATEAU, France. Grave ref: V. E. 4. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

TOMLINSON Gunner Malcolm Elias 21754 285 Bty., Royal Field Artillery. 21st September 1914. Age 34. Son of Elias & Mary Tomlinson of Matlock St., Bakewell, Derbyshire.  Buried in Deepcut Cemetery, Surrey.  Bakewell Cemetery

TOMLINSON Private Arthur Matthias 46602 1st/5th Bn. York And Lancaster Regiment 13th October 1918. Age 20. Son of John William & Alice Tomlinson. VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL New Mills (St. George'S Road) Methodist Churchyard

TORR Sergeant Frank 266366 8th Battn., Seaforth Highlanders 28th July 1918. Age 25. Son of Francis and Ann Torr, of 64, Colville St., Ashbourne Rd., Derby. Believed to be buried in BUZANCY MILITARY CEMETERY, Aisne, France. Special Mememorial 5. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

TORRANCE Private Andrew 70493 10th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbt Regt) 1st July 1917. Age 21. Son of Mr. and Mrs. A. Torrance, of 48, Sawley Rd., Draycott, Derby. ARRAS MEMORIAL. Draycott Cemetery

TOWN Private William 242472 1st/6th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 30th April 1917. Age 23. Died from wounds Son of John W. and Harriett Town, of Woodville. Husband of Adelaide Town, of 10, Jackson Terrace, Simkin St., Nottingham WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY Woodville Methodist Churchyard

TUNSTALL Private Fred 21076 4th BN Grenadier Guards Died at Etaples, France from wounds received in action 1st October 1916. Age 25. Son of James & Martha Tunstall of "The White House" Ch Broughton. Grave XI E 15 Etaples Military Cmy Church Broughton (St. Michael Churchyard)

TURNER Private Thomas 242101 A' Coy., 1st/5th Battn., The Border Regiment.   23rd April 1917. Age 20. Son of Thomas & Sarah Elizabeth Turner of The Chevin, Belper, Derbyshire. Commemorated on the Arras Memorial, France. Belper Cemetery 

TWIGG Rifleman John Walter 43135 13th Bn. Royal Irish Rifles. KIA (France) 16/8/1917 Age 21. Son of James & Christiana Twigg. Panel 138 to 140 & 162 to 162A & 163 A TYNE COT MEMORIAL ( N.B. The  M.I. suggests he was buried at Bank Farm Ypres?). Tansley (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

TURNER Craftsman Samuel 7648146 Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers; attached to 144 Field Regt., Royal Artillery. 21st July 1943. Aged 26.  Son of Samuel and Jane Turner, of Denby Village, Derbyshire. Buried in Mosul War Cemetery, Iraq. Heanor (Codnor And Loscoe) Cemetery

TURNER Private Harold Robert S/4818 7th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders 2nd December 1915. Age 21. Only son of Alfred and Annie Turner, of 28, Neale St., Long Eaton, Derbyshire. RAILWAY DUGOUTS BURIAL GROUND Long Eaton Cemetery

TWIGG Private Clifford 201459 5th Bn Royal Scots Fusiliers KIA 29/5/1918 Age 24 (headstone says 28/5/1918). Son of Thomas & Catherine Twigg of Sutton Heath.  Grave II K 3 La Targette British Cmy Neuville-St.Vast Church Broughton (St. Michael Churchyard)

TYLER  Private Albert Douglas 17267 10th Bn Sherwood Foresters KIA at Ypres 14/12/1915 Age 20. Son of Harry Gladstone & Mary Tyler of Beeston Nottingham. Born in Beeston, mother born in Mackworth. Headstone dedicated by grandparents Patrick & Mary Kelly of Mackworth.  Panel 39 & 41 Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Mackworth (All Saints) Churchyard

VAUDREY Captain Claude Henry Slade   1st Bn. Manchester Regiment Died 2/5/1916 in Mesopotamia Age 33. Husband of Harriett Gladys Vaudrey. Sons of Sir William Henry & Lady Vaudrey of 33 Mount Ave Ealing London Grave XXXI.E.17 Amara War Cmy Iraq. Brother Norman also fell. Derby (St Werburghs) Church

VAUDREY Captain Norman  17th Bn. Manchester Regiment KIA 1/7/1916 at Montauban France Age 32. Sons of Sir William Henry & Lady Vaudrey of 33 Mount Ave Ealing London. Born at Eccles Lancs. Grave IX.O.3 Dantzig Alley British Cmy Mametz. Brother Claude also fell.  Derby (St Werburghs) Church

VENABLES-VERNON Captain George Francis Augustus  Derbyshire Yeomanry Died at Malta of illness contracted at Gallipol, 11th November 1915. Age 27. 8th Baron VERNON. Son of the late George William Henry Warren-Venables, 7th Baron Vernon of Sudbury, Derbyshire. Buried in Pieta Military Cem, Malta. Served as VERNON. Sudbury (All Saints) Church

VERNON Lieutenant, (CWGC states Lieutenant). William Walter  90th Filed Coy., Royal Engineers. 11th October 1916. Age 26.  Son of the Honourable Mrs. William Vernon of Villa Marguerite, Territet, Switzerland and the late, the Honourable William Vernon. Buried in Contalmaison Chateau Military Cemetery, Somme, France. Sudbury (All Saints) Church

VICKERS Private Albert Harold 82314 2nd/5th Bn. Sherwood Foresters KIA 21/3/1918 Age 19. Son of Albert Edward & Eliza Vickers Born in Derby  Bay 7 Arras Memorial. His brother Alexander also fell. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

WADE Private Percy Rowland 41431 2nd Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment. 31st July 1917. Age 25. Son of Emma & Roland Wade. YPRES MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. Derby (Normanton) Cemetery

WALKER Private Fred 270598 5th/6th Bn. attd. 2nd Bn.,  Royal Scots.  26th September 1917. Age 20. Son of Hannah Walker, of 31, Francis St., Derby and the late Alfred Walker.  Commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium. Panel 11 to 14 and 162. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

WALKER Sergeant L T 22279262 Royal Artillery. 18th September 1954. Age 49. MOD STONE Hasland Cemetery

WALKER Private Arthur 235462 8th Battn. The Yorkshire Regt. 17th July 1917.  Age 31. Son of Ada Ingman of East Bank, Winster, Derbyshire. Buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium.  Commemorated on same family stone as Private John N. Walker.  (See separate entry). Winster (St. John The Baptist) Churchyard

WALKER Private John Needham 242142 1st/6th Battn. The Royal Warwickshire Regt. 7th April 1917. Age 21. Son of Joseph & Kate Walker of East Bank, Winster, Derbyshire. Buried in Bray Military Cemetery, Somme, France. Commemorated on same family stone as  Private Arthur Walker. (See separate entry). Winster (St. John The Baptist) Churchyard

WALKER Private Thomas Fletcher 51906 2nd Bn Lincolnshire Regiment KIA France 25th August 1918. Age 19. Son of Thomas & Hannah Walker. Grandson of John & Hannah Harrison of The Hollies, Glossop Road, Charlesworth. ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY, MIRAUMONT Charlesworth Independent Chapelyard 

WALL Rifleman Louis 27672 16th Bn. Sherwood Foresters KIA France 3rd September 1916. Age 35. Husband of Florence Wall, of 5, Richmond Terrace, Matlock. Son of William & Emily Wall of Matlock. BEAUVAL COMMUNAL CEMETERY. Matlock (St. Giles) Churchyard

WALLIS Corporal Leslie Arthur 4858463 280th Field Coy., Royal Engineers. Killed in Action on D-Day, 6th June1944. Age 24.  Buried in Bayeux War Cemetery, Normandy, France. Grave  X. L. 7 Boylestone (St. John the Baptist C/yard)

WARDLE  James     21st August 1918. Age 24 Long Eaton Cemetery

WATERFIELD Private (Signaller) Henry herbert 36228 1st Battn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.).   14th April 1917. Age 26. Son of George & Harriett Waterfield of The Cottage, Marsh Lane, Belper, Derbyshire.  Commemorated on the Thiepval memorial, Somme, France. Belper Cemetery

WATERHOUSE Private Fred 32148 12th Bn. Manchester Regt. KIA France. 7th July 1916. Age 25. Son of Joseph and Sarah Waterhouse, of 15, The Crescent, Birch Vale, Stockport. Thiepval Memorial Hayfield Church Cemetery

WATSON Private Charles Frederick 200131 2nd/5th Bn., formerly (1576) 1st/5th Bn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 26th September 1917. Age 21. Son of Mr. and Mrs. F. N. Watson, of Aden Cottage, 135, Woods Lane, Derby. Commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium. Panel 99 to 102 and 162 to 162A. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery 

WEBSTER Pvt. Frederick 22522 3rd Bn. Grenadier Guards. KIA (Ypres) 23/4/1916 Age 22. Son of Joseph & Mary Ann Webster of Notts Rd., Tansley, Matlock. Grave ref. I.C.50 YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY. Tansley (Holy Trinity) Churchyard.

WEBSTER Private Stanley 35277 1st/5th Battn., The Yorkshire Regiment. 11th April 1918.  Age 18.  Son of Stanley & Constance Webster of 1, Halfway House, Derby Rd., Belper, Derbyshire.  Buried in La Kruele Military Cemetery, Hazebrouck, France.  Belper Cemetery

WEBSTER Driver Frederick Wilmot 2343591 Royal Corps Of Signals. Attd 11th Indian Div Signals. Indian Signal Corps 11th December 1943. Age 23. Son of Amos and Ethel Elizabeth Webster, of Breaston, Derbyshire. YOKOHAMA WAR CEMETERY Shardlow (St. James) Churchyard

WESLEY Private  Kenneth Alfred 5343469 2nd Battn., Royal Warwickshire Regiment 21st July 1944. Age 29. Son of Alfred and Elizabeth Wesley, of Derby; husband of Sylvia Dorothy Wesley, of Derby. Buried in LA DELIVRANDE WAR CEMETERY, DOUVRES, Calvados, Normandy, France. Grave ref: VIII. L. 5. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

WESTNIDGE Private Arthur H 201623 1st/5th Battn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). 28th November 1917. Age 20. Son of William & Emily Westnidge of Cemetery Lodge, Duffield, Derbys. Brother of William Smith Westnidge, (see separate entry). Buried in Chocques Military Cemetery, France. Duffield Cemetery

WESTNIDGE Gunner William Smith 76767 156th Heavy Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. 2nd May 1917. Age 34. Son of William & Emily Westnidge of Cemetery Lodge, Duffield, Derbys. Brother of Arthur H. Westnidge, (see separate entry). Buried in Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun, France. Duffield Cemetery

WHARTON  John Joseph  7th Bn. Royal Fusiliers 11th June 1923. Age 31. Died from the effects of gas poisoning. Son of George And Charlotte Wharton. Cromford (St. Mark) Churchyard

WHEATCROFT Rifleman Albert Ernest 5377 "D" Company, London Regiment, (Queen's Westminster Rifles) 10th September 1916. Age 21. Son of Arthur Burley and Ada Wheatcroft, of 72, Chester Green Rd., Derby.  Buried in COMBLES COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Grave ref: VI. E. 3. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

WHEATLEY Private William 66764 1st/5th Bn., Northumberland Fusiliers 10th April 1918. Age 18. Son of Charles and Sarah Ellen Wheatley, of 8, Sun St., Derby. Known to be buried in TROIS ARBRES CEMETERY, STEENWERCK, France.  Special Memorial 6.  Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

WHEATLEY Private Harold 266875 2nd/7th Battn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.) Son of John & Alice Wheatley of 104 Park Drive, Ilkeston, Derbyshire.  Commemorated on the Cambrai Memorial, Louveval, France. Ilkeston (Park) Cemetery

WHITE Sergeant Alec 1489085 51 Sgdn RAFVR Lost his life on operations 28th April 1944. Age 21. Son of Edwin and Jessie Winifred White of Mullion Cornwall. Note: Joseph and Emma White mentioned on the headstone are probably his grandparents.  Also the headstone says he is buried at St Trond Belgium. Grave 6A14 Haverlee War Cmy.  Allestree (St. Edmund) Churchyard

WHITEHALL Private Lewis James 26369 1st Battallion Leicestershire Regiment 15th September 1916. Age 19. Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. J. N. Whitehall, of Woodville, Burton-on-Trent. SERRE ROAD CEMETERY No.2 Woodville Methodist Churchyard

WHITEHURST Private Albert G/49302 Z" Coy. 4th Bn. Royal Fusiliers (23rd Bn. Inscribed on headstone) Died 28/3/1918 Age 29. Gamekeeper by trade. Son of Joseph & Annie Whitehurst of Alderwasley, Matlock. Born at Crich. Husband of Lilian Whitehurst of Brailsford, Derby. Twice previously wounded. Memorial ref. Bay 3 Arras Memorial. Brailsford (All Saints) Churchyard

WHITWORTH Gunner William Arthur 232230 "D" Bty 88th Bde Royal Field Artillery Died 15/11/1918. Age 23. Son of Will. & Eliz. Ann Whitworth of Etwall. Buried St Sever Cemy Ext. Rouen (S iii.v.23) Etwall (St. Helen) Church Cemetery

WILCOCK Sergeant James Edward 751869 45 Squadron RAFVR. 20th December 1941. Age 20. Son of James & Beatrice Wilcock. ALAMEIN MEMORIAL. Derby (Normanton) Cemetery

WILD Private Albert Henry SPTS/1496 "B" Coy. 23rd Bn., Royal Fusiliers  Missing, presumed killed at Beaumont Hamel 14th November 1916. Age 26. Son of the late John and Elizabeth Wild, of 66, Sacheverel St., Derby. Commemorated on the Thiepval memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 8 C 9 A and 16 A. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

WILDGOOSE 2nd Lieutenant Ernest Henry  104th Field Company, Royal Engineers KIA France 22nd March 1918. Age 24. Son of John William and Sarah Wildgoose, of "Holmebank", Matlock; husband of Doris Wright Wildgoose, of "Swiss Villas", Cromford. Matlock. Derbyshire. POZIERES MEMORIAL.  Matlock (St. Giles) Churchyard

WILDSMITH Private Percy. (Family headstone states George Percy). 200132 (1578). 1st/5th Bn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 1st July 1916. Age 20.  Son of  Frederick Philip and Elizabeth Wildsmith, of 106, Leonard St., Derby. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 10 C 10 D and 11 A. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

WILKINS Private Harry   24152 2nd Battalion, Sherwood Foresters 25th September 1916. Age 25. Son of John and Matilda Wilkins, of 37, Milner Rd., Long Eaton, Notts. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Long Eaton Cemetery

WILKINS Private Clement 13944 8th Battalion. Leicestershire Regiment. 15th July 1916. Age 20. Son of John and Matilda Wilkins, of 37, Milner Rd., Long Eaton, Notts. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Long Eaton Cemetery

WILKINS Private RAYMOND 14405416 5th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) Son of Eric John and Elizabeth Ann Wilkins, of Church Gresley, Derbyshire Overseal (St Matthew) Churchyard

WILTON Private Henry 70585 2nd Battalion, Sherwood Foresters. 16th October 1916. Age 21. Son of Henry & Jane Wilton. GROVE TOWN CEMETERY. MEAULTE Monyash (St. Leonard) Churchyard

WINSTANLEY 2nd Lieutenant George Clement  1st Bn. Somerset Light Infantry KIA Beaumont Hamel, France 1st July 1916. Age 30. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL.  Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

WINTERBOTTOM Major Guy  Derbyshire Yeomanry. 9th August 1917. Age 27.  Order of the White Eagle 4th Class (Serbia). Son of Lt. Col. William Dickson Winterbottom, of Aston Hall, Aston-on-Trent, Derby, and the late Clara Craven Winterbottom.  Buried in Struma Military Cemetery, near Kalokastron, Greece.  IX. A. 15. Aston-Upon-Trent (All Saints C/Yard)

WOOD Sergeant Sidney Metcalf 751655 107 Sqdn. RAFVR 10th July 1940. Age 26. Son of Walter and Mary Ann Wood, of Chapel-en-le-Frith, Derbyshire. RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL Chapel-En-Le-Frith (St. Thomas-A-Becket) Churchyard

WOOD Rifleman Samuel S/26071 8th Battn., Rifle Brigade 21st March 1918. Age 23.  Son of Samuel and Selina Wood. Buried in GRAND-SERAUCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, Aisne, France. Grave ref: IV. F. 6. Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

WOODING Sapper John 229720 & WR/280577 Railway Operating Division Royal Engineers (Formerly 22196 Pvt J A Wooding of the Sherwood Foresters) Accidentally drowned at Calais on 28/4/1919 (gravestone says 27th) Age 27. Son of Albert & Mary Wooding of 15 Bloomfield St Derby; husband of Marguerite (possibly Margaret) Fowler (formerly Wooding) of 480 Uttoxeter New Rd Derby.  Grave XVIII.A.9A Les Baraques Military Cmy Sangatte. Derby (Normanton St Giles) Churchyard

WRAGG Major Frederick William  1st/5th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regt. 1st July 1916. Age 34. KIA near Gommecourt. Mentioned in Despatches. Son of Mrs. Wragg, of Swadlincote, Derbyshire, and the late J. D. Wragg, J.P. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. His Younger Brother Norman DOW received at High Wood.. Bretby (St Wystan Churchyard)

WRAGG Lieutenant Norman John  3rd Bn attd 1st Bn. South Staffordshire Regiment. 18th July 1916. Age 26. DOW received at High Wood. Son of John Downing Wragg and Maria Wragg, of Eureka Lodge, Swadlincote, Derbyshire. On reserve of Officers since 1913. Educated at Uppingham and Clare College, Cambridge. Mechanical Tripos. A.M.I.C.E. His brother Frederick also fell. ST SEVER CEMETEREY, ROUEN. Bretby (St Wystan Churchyard)

WRIGHT Private Joseph William 4981813 1st/5th Battn.  Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). 30th June 1943. Age 29. Son of James and Damaris Wright, of Marlpool, Derbyshire. KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY Heanor Cemetery

WRIGHT Private Arthur 201774 1st-5th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 1st July 1917. Age 26. Son of John and Ann Elizabeth Wright, of Chapel St., Woodville; husband of Gertrude Goodwin (formerly Wright), of 189, High St., Newhall, Burton-on-Trent. ARRAS MEMORIAL Woodville Methodist Churchyard

WRIGHT Guardsman Sidney Charles 2737811 3rd Bn. Welsh Guards KIA Italy 11th February 1944. Age 23. Son of Harry Samuel Wright, and of Mary Ellen Harris Wright, of Buxton, Derbyshire. Cassino Memorial.  Buxton Cemetery

WYNCH Craftsman Frederick Arthur 14419616 Royal Electrical & Mechanical Engineers. 24th July 1944. Age 20. Son of Arthur and Ida Wynch, of Pleasley, Derbyshire. KIA France. BANNEVILLE-LA-CAMPAGNE WAR CEMETERY Pleasley (St. Michael) Churchyard

YEOMANS Private Noel W 16437 2nd Battn. Royal Irish Regt.  27th September 1918. Buried in Mouvres Communal Cemetery, France. Wirksworth Cemetery

YORK Private Lionel James Thomas 94011 17th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). DOW in France 21/9/1917 Age 21. Son of James T & Bertha York of 34 Ford St Derby. Born in Derby.  Grave IV.E.18 Reninghelst New Military Cmy Derby (Nottingham Road) Cemetery

YOUNG Lieutenant Malcolm Henry  5th Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers 28th June 1916. Age 22. Youngest son of Thomas Pilkington & Margaret Anne Young of Marple. FILLIEVRES BRITISH CEMETERY. Brother Edmund also fell. Marple (All Saints) Churchyard

YOUNG Lieutenant Edmund Turner  1st/6th Bn. Manchester Regiment. 5th June 1915. Age 33. Eldest son of Thomas Pilkington & Margaret Anne Young of Marple. HELLES MEMORIAL. Brother Malcolm also fell. Marple (All Saints) Churchyard