Family Memorials From Around England

We hold photographs of all the following Memorials.

CAMBRIDGESHIRE

CLAPHAM. 2nd.Lt. Graham Windyer. 71st Bde. RFA. Formerly 2nd King Edward's Horse. DOW received near Arras 10/5/1917 Age 36. Son of Lawrence Clapham M.R.CS., L.S.A., & Mary Frederica Clapham of Thornham. Grave III.M.19 Duisans British Cmy., Etrun, France. Thorney Abbey (St Mary & St Botolph) Churchyard

CHESHIRE

BURTON Private Harold Mathews 268157 1st/5th Bn. Cheshire Regiment KIA 31/7/1917  Age 21. Son of Harry & Mary J Burton of Selma, Station Road, Low Marple. Memorial ref. Panel 19-22 Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial Marple (St. Martin) Churchyard.

GRAHAM Able Seaman Allan R/2311 Howe Bn. Royal Naval Division. ex 250928 Pvt. 2/1st Lancs. Hussars enlisted Territorial Force. 10/12/1915 transferred to RNVR for RND 16/6/1917.  Draft for BEF. 4/7/1917 joined Howe Bn. 1/9/1917. KIA  26/10/1917 Age 30 ( born 4/5/1887). Husband of Ethel Graham of 3 Ramsden St., Ashton under Lyne, Lancs. later of Hull. Memorial ref. Panel 2 to 3 & 162 to 162A  Tyne Cot Memorial Marple (St. Martin) Churchyard.

 

 

HADFIELD Private Edgar 251088 "D" Coy. 1st/6th Bn. Manchester Regiment Fell at Ypres 4/9/1917 Age 21. Son of Thomas & Alice Hadfield of Marple Bridge. Grave ref., I.B.7 Aeroplane Cmy., Belgium. Compstall (St Pauls) Churchyard.

HOPWOOD Private Fred T/207054 11th Bn. The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment). ex 265976 Suffolk (C.V.C.) Regt KIA 31/7/1917  Age 23. Son of Joseph Henry & Eliza Hopwood of 6 Church St, Marple, Stockport. Memorial ref. Panel 11-13 &14 Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. His brother Walter Bailey Hopwood also fell. Marple (St. Martin) Churchyard.

HOPWOOD Private Walter Bailey 203224 1st/5th Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers Died 10/4/1918 Age 20. Son of Joseph Henry & Eliza Hopwood of 6 Church St, Marple, Stockport. Born Marple. Grave ref. XXXIII.F.20. Etaples Military Cmy. His Brother Fred also fell. Marple (St. Martin) Churchyard.

KNOWLES Private Albert Lloyd 18641 20th Bn. Manchester Regiment Fell at Ginghy France 3/9/1916 Age 21. Son of Joseph & Hannah Knowles of "Oak Dene" Marple Bridge. Memorial ref., Pier & Face 13A & 14C Thiepval Memorial. His brother Frank also fell. Compstall (St Pauls) Churchyard.

KNOWLES Private Frank 46619 12th Bn. Manchester Regiment Died at Rouen France 2/3/1917 Age 25. Son of Joseph & Hannah Knowles of "Oak Dene" Marple Bridge. Grave ref., O.VI.C.3 St Sever Cmy., Ext., Rouen. His Brother Albert also fell. Compstall (St Pauls) Churchyard.

MEASHAM Lance Corporal Eric 7624 16th Bn. Manchester Regiment KIA 9/7/1916 Age 21. Son of George & Ellen Measham of Hollins Lane Low Marple. Memorial ref., Pier & Face 13A & 14C Thiepval Memorial Compstall (St Pauls) Churchyard

CUMBRIA

BECK Pvt. Joseph 56490 1st/1st. Lincolnshire Yeomanry KIA (Palestine) 30/8/1917 Age 27. Son of Joseph & Mary Beck of Loweswater. Grave ref. O.29 BEERSHEBA WAR CEMETERY, Israel. Loweswater (St Bartholomew) Churchyard.

BIRD Private George Lawson 23847 1st Bn. Border Regiment Fell in action  4/7/1917  Age 28. Son of James & Elizabeth Bird of Rosthwaite,  Cumberland.  Native of Borrowdale. Grave ref  I.D.3  Bard Cottage Cmy., Belgium Stonethwaite (St Andrews) Churchyard.

 

 

BROWN Private William 14804 7th Bn. Border Regiment KIA 14/12/1915  Age 20. Brothers & sons of Thomas & Anna Brown of Salter Frizington, Cumberland. Grave ref. II.K.15  Menin Road South Military Cmy., Belgium. His brother Henry also fell. Ennerdale (St. Mary) Churchyard Extension.

CATHERALL Aircraftman 2nd cl. Alan Edmund 1143771 RAFVR Died at Amboina Island  23/10/1943   Age 22. Son of Cyril & Nora Catherall of Loweswater Cumberland. Buried in Ambon War Cmy  Indonesia. Buttermere (St James) Church.

DICKINSON Captain Alan Peile  10th (Scottish) Bn. The King's (Liverpool Regiment) MC.KIA at Le Plantin  1/6/1918  Age 26. Son of George and M. F. Dickinson, of 2, Sunnyside, Liverpool. B.A. (Cantab.). Grave ref. I.A.23  Houchin British Cmy., France. Brother Ronald also fell, brother George died in 1932 as a result of wounds received during the war. Lamplugh (St. Michael) Churchyard.

DICKINSON Captain Ronald Francis Bickerstaff  "C"coy. 10th (Scottish) Bn. The King's (Liverpool Regiment) MID. KIA near Hooge  16/6/1915  Age 27. Son of George and Mary Florence Dickinson, of Red How, Lamplugh, Cumberland. Memorial ref. Panel 4 & 6  Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Belgium. Brother Alan also fell, brother George died in 1932 as a result of wounds received during the war. Lamplugh (St. Michael) Churchyard.

DICKINSON Captain George Fryer  10th (Scottish) Bn. The King's (Liverpool Regiment) & King's (Liverpool Regiment) Rifle Brigade Died as a result of wounds and ill-health contracted in the War  26/5/1932  Age 45. Son of George and Mary Florence Dickinson, of Red How, Lamplugh, Cumberland. His brothers Alan & Ronald both fell during the war. Lamplugh (St. Michael) Churchyard.

DOVER Private John Henry 23627 11th Bn. Attd. 97th Trench Mortar Bty. Border Regiment DOW  15/12/1917  Age 22. Son of Rueben & Sarah Ann Dover of Stonethwaite. Grave ref. VI. BB.15  Mendinghem Military Cmy., Belgium. Stonethwaite (St Andrews) Churchyard

GRAHAM Private Thomas 48270 16th Bn. Royal Warwickshire Regiment KIA  23/8/1918  Age 23. Son of John & Agnes Graham of Beck Gate, Lamplugh. Memorial ref  Panel 3  Vis-en-Artois Memorial, France.  Lamplugh (St. Michael) Churchyard.

JENNINGS 2nd Lieutenant Isaac Gaitskell  5th Bn. Border Regiment KIA   21/3/1918  Age 26. Son of Joseph Henry & Ann Jennings of Cockermouth (both born at Lorton). NB  He was the great grandson of John Jennings Snr., who founded Jennings Brewery at Lorton in 1828. Memorial Ref.  Panel 46  Pozieres Memorial. Lorton (St Cuthberts) Churchyard.

 

MACKIN Lance Corporal John 21756 2nd Bn. Border Regiment KIA  10/5/1917  Age 22. Son of John & Jesse Mackin of Cockhow, Kinniside. Grave ref. I.F.22  Achiet-Le-Grand Communal Cmy., Ext., France. His Brother Thomas also fell. Ennerdale (St. Mary) Churchyard Extension.

MACKIN Corporal Thomas 240994 1st/5th Bn. Border Regiment KIA  5/2/1917  Age 20. Son of John & Jesse Mackin of Cockhow, Kinniside. Grave ref. O.IV.R.1  St Sever Cmy., Ext., Rouen, France. His Brother John also fell. Ennerdale (St. Mary) Churchyard Extension.

MOFFAT Private Robert 11351 1st Bn. Border Regiment KIA  1/7/1916  Age 21. Son of John & Elizabeth Moffat of The Post Office Lorton. NB   "Lorton's First Recruit". Memorial ref.  Pier & Face 6A & 7C  Thiepval Memorial. Lorton (St Cuthberts) Churchyard

RANKIN Private James Paterson 24653 11th Bn. Border Regiment KIA  12/1/1917  Age 32. Son of William & Jane Wilson Rankin of "The Cottage", Lamplugh. Grave ref  E.2.  Courcelles-au-Bois Communal Cmy., Ext., France Lamplugh (St. Michael) Churchyard.

RICHARDSON Private Thomas 24775 6th Bn. Border Regiment Died on active service  31/3/1917  Age 31. Son of John & Mary Richardson of Seathwaite, Cumberland. Grave ref  XXII.D.13  Etaples Military Cmy., France. Stonethwaite (St Andrews) Churchyard.

SPEDDING Private John 14651 8th Bn. Border Regiment KIA  6/10/1916  Age 20. Son of Tom & Margaret Spedding of Cote Close, Egremont, Cumberland. Memorial ref  Pier & Face 6A & 7C  Thiepval Memorial, France Lamplugh (St. Michael) Churchyard.

TOWERS Private Allison White 2457 Westmorland & Cumberland Yeomanry KIA  2/10/1916  Age 22. Associate in Arts University of Oxford, Member of Institute of Bankers. Son of John Wilson & Mary Towers of Brackenthwaite  (Father born in Lorton). Grave ref.  II.X.5  St Vaast Post Military Cmy  Richebourg-L'Avoue Lorton (St Cuthberts) Churchyard.

WATSON Private Stanley 23706 2nd Bn. Border Regiment KIA  8/5/1917  Age 22. Son of William & Mary Watson of Ennerdale.  Husband of Adele Jane Martin (formerly Watson), of The Apple Tree Hotel, Workington, Cumberland. Memorial ref.  Bay 6  Arras Memorial, France Ennerdale (St. Mary) Churchyard Extension.

WILSON Private Arthur Edwin 18772 Grave ref  XXII.D.13  Etaples Military Cmy., France KIA  30/4/1917  Age 25. Son of Thomas & Jane Wilson of Castle Crag, Grange-in-Borrowdale, Cumberland. Memorial ref. Panel 7  Basra Memorial, Iraq Stonethwaite (St Andrews) Churchyard

HEREFORDSHIRE

CLOWES Lieut. Warren Peter 8th Bn. King's Royal Irish Hussars. KIA (Somme) 30/3/1918 Age 20 Son of Lt.Col. Peter Legh Clowes C.B. & Edith Emily Clowes of Burton Court, Eardisland. FOUILLOY COMMUNAL CEMETERY, France. Eardisland (St Mary) Churchyard

SUTTERS Sick Bay Steward Henry James. 351434 (PO)H.M.S. "Tamar" Royal Navy Base at Hong Kong. Died 10/8/1920 Age 35. Born Eardisland. Son of William & Fanny Sutters. Husband of Annie Sutters of Honeylands Childrens Hospital Whipton, Essex. HONG KONG CEMETERY. Eardisland (St Mary) Churchyard.

ISLE OF WIGHT

AYLES Fireman Keith. H.M Yacht. "Aries". 31st January 1915. Age 35. Son of George and Kate Rebecca Ayles, of Freshwater, Isle of Wight. PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL. Freshwater (All Saints) Churchyard

BULL Private Jack 2nd Hampshire Regt 18th October 1916. Killed in Action France. Carisbrooke Cemetery.

COLVILLE Captain Frederick James 50797. 1st Bn. Gordon Highlanders. 11th June 1940. Age 27. Son of Admiral the Hon. Sir Stanley Colville, G.C.B., G.C.M.G., G.C.V.O., and of Lady Adelaide Colville (nee Meade), of Crawley Down, Sussex; husband of Dorothy Loisa Colville, of Paddington, London. ST VALERY-EN-CAUX FRANCO- BRITISH CEMETERY. Cowes (Northwood) Cemetery

DIMMICK Rifleman Ernest. 330970. 1st/8th Bn. Hampshire Regiment19th April 1917. Age 20. Son of Charles and Annie Alice Dimmick, of "Fernleigh," Gordon Rd., Cowes, Isle of Wight. JERUSALEM MEMORIAL. Cowes (Northwood) Cemetery

GODWIN Lieutenant Phillip Edgar. Indian Reserve of Officers. 6th JAT Light Infantry. 6th January 1916. Age24. Son ofWilliam and Lily Godwin of "Hill Brow" Mount Pleasant Road, Newport, Isle of Wight. PERSIAN GULF. BASRA MEMORIAL. Carisbrooke Cemetery

GODWIN Lieutenant Sidney William. 19th Bn London Regiment. 1st October 1916. Age25. Son ofWilliam and Lily Godwin of "Hill Brow" Mount Pleasant Road, Newport, Isle of Wight. SOMMETHIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Carisbrooke Cemetery.

LEAL Sapper Ernest Leonard Chambers. 22648. 11th Field Coy. Royal Engineers. 9th April 1915. Age 24. Son of Ernest John and Hannah Leal, of 61, Carisbrooke Rd., Newport, Isle of Wight. CAMBRIN MILITARY CEMETERY. Carisbrooke Cemetery.

LUCAS Private Maurice Edgar. 13697. 9th Bn. Worcestershire Regiment. 10th August 1915. Age 34. Son of the late James and Henrietta Lucas. HELLES MEMORIAL. Cowes (Northwood) Cemetery

PETCHEY Private Cyril George. 202479. 2nd/4th Bn. Hampshire Regiment. 11th May 1918. Age 29. Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Petchey; husband of Frances Petchey, of "St. Elmo," Newport Rd., Niton, Isle of Wight. Born at Whitewell, Isle of Wight. CAIRO WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY. Niton (St. John The Baptist) Churchyard

OTTLEY Major Glendower George. Royal Fusiliers, Attd 9th Bn. East Surrey Regiment. 3rd September 1916. Son of Richard and Fanny Ottley; husband of Florence Mary Ottley, of Clanconnel, Catisfield, Fareham, Hants. Served in the Tirah Campaign, on the Punjab Frontier, 1897-8, and in the South African War. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Niton (St. John The Baptist) Churchyard

 

 

WATTS Gunner Anthony John. 892308. 99 (The Royal Bucks Yeomanry)Field Reg't, Royal Artillery22nd June 1944. Age 23. Son of Archibald Newton Watts, and of Jessie Clara Watts (nee McPherson). IMPHAL WAR CEMETERY. Cowes (Northwood) Cemetery

 

 

LANCASHIRE

BENNETT Corporal JAMES ARTHUR. 4236. 8th Bn. The Buffs, East Kent Regiment. 15th January 1916. Age 19. Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Henry Bennett, of Copthurst Farm, Holmfirth, Huddersfield( later of Blackpool). MENIN ROAD SOUTH MILITARY CEMETERY. Blackpool Cemetery

BYWATER Private GEORGE. 22368. 3rd Btn Grenadier Gaurds. 18th May 1916. Age 24. POTIJZE BURIAL GROUND CEMETERY. Blackpool Cemetery

CRAWSHAW Serjeant GEORGE. 35775. Royal Army Medical Corps.30th July 1918. Age 31. Son of James and Emily Crawshaw, of Hoyland Common, Barnsley.(later Blackpool). TEHRAN WAR CEMETERY. Blackpool Cemetery

CROFT Gunner GEORGE. 104915. "C" Bty. 74th Bde. Royal Field Artillery.4th October 1917. Age 24. Son of Ann and the late Thomas Croft, of 38 Cecil Street, Blackpool. CANADA FARM CEMETERY. Blackpool Cemetery

CROWTHER Private RICHARD 46510. "C" Coy, 12th Duke of Lancasters own Yeomanry Btn. 25th August 1918. Age 33. Son Of John & the late Sarah Annie Crowther, FIENVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY. Blackpool Cemetery

DAVEY Private ERNEST. 22062. 7th Bn. King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regt.). 7th June 1917. Age 25. Son of Thomas & Esther J. Davey, of 5 Alexandra Road, South Shore, Blackpool. CROONAERT CHAPEL CEMETERY. Blackpool Cemetery

DONOHUE Corporal JAMES. 240244. "D" Coy, 1st/5th Btn, Kings Own (Royal Lancaster Regt). 7th July 1918. Age 21. Son of William & Martha Donohue, of 7 Clinton Avenue, Blackpool. HOUCHIN BRITISH CEMETERY. Blackpool Cemetery

 

 

EVANS Flying Officer. RONALD ARTHUR WILLIAM. 16216778 Squadron, RAFVR11th January 1945. Age 26. Son of Edward Jones Evans and Ellen Eveline Evans of Blackpool. His brother Cyril Edward also died on service. ALAMEIN MEMORIAL. Blackpool Cemetery

FAIRCLOUGH Rifleman ROBERT. 50751. 2nd/6th Btn. The Kings Liverpool Regt. 29th October 1917. Age19. Son of John Thomas & Alice Fairclough, of 14 Turncroft Road, Darwen, Lancs. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. Blackpool Cemetery

FAIRCLOUGH MM Sergeant FRED 34484. "C" Bty. 181st Bde. Royal Field Artillery. 2nd December 1918. Age 29. Son of John Thomas & Alice Fairclough, of 14 Turncroft Road, Darwen, Lancs. Husband of Annie Fairclough. ORIVAL WOOD CEMETERY, FLESQUIERES. Blackpool Cemetery

GARSDEN Private GEORGE 3385. 1st/8th Btn. The Kings Liverpool Regt10th September 1916. Age 23. Son of George and Mary E. Garsden, of 9, Gorton St., Talbot Rd., Blackpool. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Blackpool Cemetery

GREEN Corporal EDGAR 306208. 1st/8th Btn. The Kings Liverpool Regt. 8th August 1916. Age 20. Son of Elizabeth & John Green of Blackpool. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Blackpool Cemetery

HILL Private THOMAS 1617. 1st/5th Btn Kings Own Royal Lancaster Regt. 9th August 1916. Age 21. Youngest Son of Robert Edward & the late Sarah Hill of Marton. QUARRY CEMETERY, MONTAUBAN. Blackpool Cemetery

IRVING Lance Corporal WILLIAM JOHN. 3428. 13th Btn The Kings Liverpool Regt. 17th August 1916. Age 18. Son of Georgina Irving, of 4, Poplar Avenue, Blackpool, and the late Peter Jackson Irving. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Blackpool Cemetery

LAMBERT Corporal WILLIAM 12559 Kings Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) transf. to (89652), 101st Coy. Labour Corps. 20th May 1918. Age 47. Husband of Lilian Lambert, of "Holme Lea," Arnold Avenue, Blackpool. ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION. ROUEN. Blackpool Cemetery

MARSHALL Sapper JOHN 83033. 105th Field Coy, Royal Engineers.10th April 1918. Age 22. Son of Jacob & Elizabeth Alice Marshall, of Brook Farm, Hillylaid Road, Thornton, Blackpool. PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL. Blackpool Cemetery

NUTTALL Private NORMAN FERDINAND 12671. 6th Bn. King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regt.). 9th February 1917, Age 23. Son of Howarth and Martha Jane Nuttall, of 46, Broadway, South Shore, Blackpool. BASRA MEMORIAL. Blackpool Cemetery

 

 

ROSS Sergeant ALEXANDER PS/5560. 20th Service Btn. (3rd Public Schools) Royal Fusiliers. 20th July 1916. Age 23. First Grandson of Capt Alexander Ross. Late 64th Regt. CATERPILLAR VALLEY CEMETERY, LONGUEVAL. Blackpool Cemetery

ROSS Private RALPH 7861. 1st Btn Manchester Regt. 9th January 1917. Age 19. Son of Henry John & Martha Ross, of 3 Grange Avenue, Chorlton-Cum-Hardy, Manchester. Native of Northampton. Third Grandson of Capt Alexander Ross, late of the 64th Regt. ARMARA WAR CEMETERY. Blackpool Cemetery

SHEPHERD Private WILFRED H305861. 2nd/8th Btn Irish, The kings Liverpool Regt. 1st July 1917. Age 24. Son of George and Betsy Ann Shepherd of 69 Alexandra Rd. East South Shore Blackpool. Husband of Jessie Shepherd. Brothers Herbert & William also died in service. CITE BONJEAN MILITARY CEMETERY. ARMENTIERES. Blackpool Cemetery

SHEPHERD Private WILLIAM LEONARD 1485. 1st/5th Btn Kings Own Royal Lancaster Regt. 18th September 1916. Age 19. Son of George and Betsy Ann Shepherd of 69 Alexandra Rd. East South Shore Blackpool. Brothers Herbert & Wilfred also died in service. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Blackpool Cemetery

SUMMERLAND Private JOHN 14210365. 2nd Battalion South Lancashire Regiment. 25th March 1945, Age 23. RANGOON MEMORIAL. Blackpool (Carleton) Cemetery

SYKES Driver JOHN. Army Vetenary Corps. 24th April 1920. Age 34. Blackpool Cemetery

SYKES Private ARTHUR 2833. 1st/8th Btn. The Kings Liverpool Regt. 16th June 1915. Age 18. Son of Eliza Sykes, of 39 Fisher Street, Blackpool, and the late William Sykes. LE TOURET MEMORIAL. Blackpool Cemetery

TYSON Private JOHN 24204. 8th Btn. Kings Own (Royal Lancaster Regt). 9th April 1917. Aged 31. Husband of Annie Tyson, of 17, Hill St., South Shore, Blackpool. FAUBOURGE, D'AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRAS. Blackpool Cemetery

WHITESIDE Private ERNEST 1020. 2nd Btn Lancashire Fusiliers. 7th July 1915. Age 27. Son of Richard Whiteside, of 43 Moister Road, Blackpool, and the late Deborah Whiteside. YPRES, MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. Blackpool Cemetery

 

 

WHITTALL Corporal WILLIAM NORBURY. 341521. 7th Btn Manchester Regt. 31st July 1917. Age 29. Son of William Richard & Annie Whittall, of 7 Bright Street, South Shore, Blackpool. YPRES, MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. Blackpool Cemetery

WILKINSON Able Seaman RALPH THOMAS 1014385. H.M. Rescue Tug. Eminent. Naval Auxiliary Personnel (Merchant Navy)1st January 1946, Age 44. Son of Ralph Thomas Wilkinson, O.B.E. and Margaret Wilkinson; husband of Helen Wilkinson. LIVERPOOL NAVAL MEMORIAL. Blackpool (Carleton) Cemetery

NORFOLK

AYRES Sapper Francis Eric 2158182 999 Docks Operating Coy., Royal Engineers. KIA 7/6/1944 Age 22. Son of Arthur & Daisy Ayres of Stanhoe.  Hermanville War Cemetery Stanhoe (All Saints) Churchyard

BARRETT Pvt.  William 13196 7th Bn. The Buffs (East Kent Regt. DOW 21/5/1917 Age 26. Son of William & Ina Barrett. Tournai Communal Cemetery Allied Extension. Burnham Norton (St Margaret) Church Cemetery

BELDING Sergeant Sidney   22nd Sqdn. Royal Air Force. Formerly Gunner 32507 M.G.C. KIA 15/4/1918  Age 32. Son of Margaret Belding of Market Place, Runham (sic probably Burnham) Market. Haverskerque British Cemetery, France. Burnham Norton (St Margaret) Church Cemetery

BIRD Pvt.  Alfred 8067 3rd Dragoon Guards (Prince of Wales' Own). KIA (Arras) 11/4/1917 Age 20. Son of John & Mary Ann Bird of Heacham. Born Heacham.  Bay 1 Arras Memorial Heacham (St Mary) Churchyard

CALTHROP. 2nd.Lieut. Alfred Gordon  11th Bn. Royal Fusiliers. Mentioned in Despatches. KIA (Ypres) 10/8/1917 Age 20. Son of Gordon & Mary Calthrop of Normans, Wells-next-the-Sea.  Panel 6&8 Ypres (Menin Gate) Memori Wells-Next-The-Sea (St Nicholas) Churchyard

DUSGATE 2nd Lt Richard Edmund. Royal Engineers and 46th Sqdn RFC. DOW 19/12/1917 Age 20. Son of Richard Dusgate Dusgate and Rose Ada Dusgate of Fring Hall Docking. Valenciennes (St Roch) Communal Cmy. Fring (All Saints) Churchyard

FIDDAMAN.  Pvt. Walter William 13944 1st Bn. Norfolk Regt. KIA(The Somme) 27/7/1916 Age 20. Son of Thomas Burton & Sarah Fiddaman of Marsh Side Brancaster. Brother of Alice Louisa Fiddaman of Manor House, Holme, King's Lynn. Born Brancaster.  Pier & Face 1C and 1D Thiepval Memorial Brancaster (St Mary) Church Cem

FOWLE Pvt.  John James 34663 11th Bn. Essex Regt. Formerly 24701 Norfolk Regt. KIA (France) 28/6/1917 Age 30. Son of James & Mary Ann Fowle of Heacham. Born Dersingham. .Philsosphe British Cmy., Mazingarbe, France. Heacham (St Mary) Churchyard

GEORGE Pvt Alfred Stephen 5772620 5th Bn. Royal Norfolk Regiment. Died whilst a POW in Thailand 18/7/1943 Age 40. Son of William J & Charlotte B George of High St., Sth. Creake. Husband of Mabel Rose George of Sth. Creake. Brothers Frederick, Arnold & Albert Fell in WW1. Kanchanaburi War Cemetery, Thailand. South Creake (St Mary) Churchyard

GEORGE. Pvt Arnold Jackson 15374 8th Bn. Norfolk Regt. DOW 10/11/1916 Age 22. Son of William J & Charlotte B George of High St., Sth. Creake. Born in Sth. Creake. Lived at Norwich. Brothers Albert & Frederick fell in WW1, Brother Alfred fell in WW2. Etaples Military Cemetery, France. South Creake (St Mary) Churchyard

GEORGE. Pvt Albert Victor 9370 9th Bn. Norfolk Regt. KIA 18/10/1916 Age 20. Son of William J & Charlotte B George of High St., Sth. Creake. Born in Sth. Creake. Lived at Norwich. Brothers Frederick & Arnold fell in WW1. Brother Alfred fell in WW2. Thiepval Memorial. South Creake (St Mary) Churchyard

 

 

GOODWIN Cpl Rupert 3166 Suffolk Yeomanry KIA (Gallipoli) 5/12/1915 Age 27. Son of Harry & Caroline Goodwin. Brother of Olive Blanche Goodwin. Born Brockdish, Norfolk.  7th Field Ambulance Cmy., Turkey. Heacham (St Mary) Churchyard

HARNWELL Pvt 6050 Walter John Middlesex Regt. KIA (France) 26/8/1916 Age 23. Son of John Marshall & Sarah Harnwell. West Walton Cemetery. NB This information taken from headstone, village war memorial and Medal Rolls. His name doesn’t seem to be recorded either by CWGC or in SDGW

KING Pvt  Andrew Manzie 41643 1st Bn. Essex Regt Formerly 3428 Norfolk Regt. Died 15/8/1917 Age 20. Son of Thomas & Annie Greig King. Born in Lancashire. Lived at Brancaster.  Berlin South-Western Cemetery, Germany. Brancaster (St Mary) Church Cem

LOOSE Pvt. Burton Pennant 16656 9th Bn. Norfolk Regt. KIA (France) 15/4/1918 Age 23. Son of Robert Ellard & Rebecca Loose. of Main Road Brancaster. Born at Brancaster.  Panel 34 to 35 & 162A Tyne Cot Memorial Brancaster (St Mary) Church Cem

MOORHOUSE Sapper William Walter 300421 518th Field Coy., Royal Engineers. KIA 28/11/1918 Age 23. Son of Walter & Martha Ann Moorhouse of Burnham Market.  Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte, France. Burnham Norton (St Margaret) Church Cemetery

PORCHER Lieut. Arthur Frederick Read 174281 King's Own Scottish Borderers. KIA (Sicily) 1/8/1943 Age 28. Son of Frederick M & Edith C Porcher of Thornham.  Catania War Cemetery, Sicily. Thornham (All Saints) Churchyard

 

 

RICHARDSON Pvt. James 23372 9th Bn. Norfolk Regt. DOW 14/10/1916  Age 21. sons of James & Sarah Richardson Of Creek Cottage, Burnham Overy, Staithe, Norfolk. Brothers Arthur & Albert also fell. Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension, France. Burnham Overy (St Clament) Churchyard

RICHARDSON Pvt. Arthur James 18871 7th Bn. Norfolk Regt. KIA 9/4/1917  Age 30. son of James & Sarah Richardson Of Creek Cottage, Burnham Overy, Staithe, Norfolk. Brothers James & Albert also fell. Bunyan's Cemetery, Tilloy-les-Mofflaines, France. Burnham Overy (St Clament) Churchyard

RICHARDSON Able Seaman Albert William 218147 RN H.M.S. "Defence" Died 31/5/1916  Age 31. Son of James & Sarah Richardson Of Creek Cottage, Burnham Overy, Staithe, Norfolk. Brothers James & Arthur also fell. The Cruiser, H.M.S. "Defence", was sunk at the Battle of Jutland on 31/5/1916 with her entire complement of 903 men lost. Plymouth Naval Memorial.  Burnham Overy (St Clament) Churchyard

ROUT. Pvt William Henry 41490 13th Bn. Essex Regt. Formerly 25700 Northamptonshire Regt. KIA (France) 28/4/1917 Age 24. Son of David William & Frances Louisa Rout. of Titchwell. Born Titchwell.  Bay 7 Arras Memorial Titchwell (St Mary) Churchyard

SMITH Pvt. George Frederick 6084 2nd Bn. Australian Infantry, A.I.F Died 15/8/1918 Age 26. Son of George Frederick & Florence Mary Smith of Wells-next-the-Sea.  St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen Wells-Next-The-Sea (St Nicholas) Churchyard

SNELL. L/Cpl Cyril Thomas 5775083 5th Bn. Royal Norfolk Regt. Died 27/1/1942 Age 21. Son of William T & Florence Maud Snell of Burnham Market.  Col.48 Singapore Memorial Burnham Norton (St Margaret) Church Cemetery

SUTHERLAND. Lance Bombardier Herbert Elijah  154 (The Leicestershire Yeomanry) Field Regt. Royal Artillery. Died 27/9/1943 Age 29. Son of Charles Elijah & Rose Sutherland. Husband of Lucy Mary Sutherland of Brancaster.  Beirut War Cemetery, Lebanese Republic Brancaster (St Mary) Church Cem

THOMAS Serjeant George Preydon 84594 209th Field Coy., Royal Engineers. DOW (Rouen Hospt.) 5/7/1916 Age 30. Son of Alfred & Elizabeth Thomas of Collin Green Farm, Lyng, Norwich. Born in Great Massingham.  St Sever Cemetery, Rouen South Creake (St Mary) Churchyard

WARNES Serjeant John 42472 11th Bn. Essex Regt. KIA 28/5/1918 Age 34. Son of Jabez & Helen Peace Warnes of Fring Lane Sedgeford. . Panel 98 to 99 Tyne Cot Memorial Sedgeford (St Mary) Churchyard

WOODBINE Pvt Herbert 16627 14th(Service)Bn.(West of England) Gloucestershire Regt. KIA (France) 22/3/1918 Age 37. Son of Charles & Harriett Woodbine. Born at Brancaster.  Panel 40 & 41 Pozieres Memorial Brancaster (St Mary) Church Cem

 

NORTHUMBERLAND

BURDON-SANDERSON 2nd Lieut Guy Askew James 9th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers. DOW (France) 21/2/1917 Age 19. Son of Richard & Katherine Emily Burdon-Sanderson of Otterburn Dene, Newcastle-on-Tyne. Born in Scotland. St.Sever Cemetery, Rouen, France. Bamburgh (St Aiden) Churchyard

CLARK Pvt.William Joseph 21177 3rd Bn. Coldstream Guards. DOW (France) 14/4/1918 Age 21. Son of George Short & Elizabeth Davidson Clark of Radcliffe Cottages Bamburgh. Ebblinghem Military Cemetery, France. Bamburgh (St Aiden) Churchyard

COATES Corporal William 3604274 4th Indian Div Sigs. Royal Corps of Signals. KIA (Italy) 17/2/1944 Age 32. Son of Thomas & Isabella Scott Coates of Seahouses. Cassino War Cemetery, Italy. North Sunderland Cemetery

CUTHBERTSON L/Cpl. Thomas 15357th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers. DOW (Wimereux) 10/6/1915 Age 18. Son of William & Margaret Cuthbertson of Bamburgh Castle Hotel, Seahouses, Chathill, Northumberland Wimereux Communal Cemetery, France. Bamburgh (St Aiden) Churchyard

DIXON Pvt. Robert Isacc 37093 10th Bn. East Yorkshire Regt KIA 21/2/1918 Age 19. Son of Ralph & Mary Dixon of Rock Moor House, Alnwick Aubigny Communal Cemetery Ext., France. Beadnell (St Ebba) Church Cemetery

DURHAM Sergeant (Air Gnr.) John George 1592562 625 Sqdn. RAFVR (operating Lancaster bombers). Killed in ops in Germany 23/10/1944 Age 21. Son of John W & Jane C Durham of Seahouses. Hotton War Cemetery, Belgium. Note: His uncle Adam Durham killed in WW1 is mentioned on the same headstone. North Sunderland Cemetery

DURHAM Pvt. Adam 279455 3rd Bn. London Regt. (Royal Fusiliers) KIA (Cambrai) 30/9/1918 Age 24. Son of Edward & Mary Jane Durham of Seahouses. Cambrai East Military Cemetery. Note: His nephew, John George Durham killed in WW2 is Mentioned on the same headstone.North Sunderland Cemetery

HALL Air Mechanic 2nd Class Douglas Macdonald FAA/FX 77680 RN. HMS Goshawk (RN Air Station Piarco, Trinidad). Lost at sea 17/1/1941 Age 23. Son of John & Maragret Hall Husband of Molly Hall of Beadnell Bay 2 Panel 5 Lee-on-Solent Memorial. Note:British Steamer Almeda Star was sunk on 17/1/1941 en route to Piarco by U96. All on board were lost including Fleet Air Arm officers and ratings and other RN ratings.Beadnell (St Ebba) Church Cemetery

KINNEAR Capt. Gerald Kenneth EC/27337th Bn. 2nd Punjab Regt. KIA (Burma) 24/1/1945 Age 23. Son of Gerald Plummer & Ethel Phillips Kinnear of Beadnell Taukkyan War Cemetery, Myanmar (formerly Burma). Beadnell (St Ebba) Church Cemetery

LAING Captain Alexander Torrance. Deacon in Holy Orders. 13th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers. DOW 24/7/1916 Age 27. Son of James & Jacobina C W Laing of Mizen Head, Bamburgh Born Burton, Bamburgh. St.Sever Cemetery, Rouen, France. Bamburgh (St Aiden) Churchyard

LEE Pvt. James 36857. "B" Coy. 1st Bn. East Yorkshire Regiment. KIA (France) 4/10/1917 Age 20. Son of John & Margaret Lee of Burton, Bamburgh. Born at East Link Hall, Belford, Northumberland. Hooge Crater Cemetery. Bamburgh (St Aiden) Churchyard

MATTHEWSON Pvt. George A235336 1st/4th Bn. King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. KIA 9/10/1917 Age 28. Son of George & Caroline Matthewson of East Burton. Panel 108 to 111 Tyne Cot Memorial. Bamburgh (St Aiden) Churchyard

ORD Rifleman Frederick 3682 8th Bn. London Regt. (Post Office Rifles)KIA (Highwood, France) 15/9/1916 Age 34. Son of Edward & Elizabeth Ord of Chathill Husband of Elizabeth Ord of Spindleston, Belford .Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval. Beadnell (St Ebba) Church Cemetery

PATTERSON Pvt. Edwin Hindmarsh 1359. C Coy. 1st/7th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers. KIA (St Julien) 26/4/1915 Age 22. Son of James & Jane Patterson of Seahouses. New Irish Farm Cemetery, Belgium. North Sunderland Cemetery

RUTTER Serjeant Thomas 4192 8th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers. KIA (France) 26/9/1916 Age 28. Son of Robert & Mary Rutter Of 23 Gordon St., The Harbour, Amble. Courcelette British Cemetery, France. North Sunderland Cemetery

SPRATT Pvt. James 95618 51st Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 25/2/1920 Age 19. Son of John & Jane Spratt of Smeafield Farm, Belford Born Beeble, Belford. Cologne Southern Cemetery, Germany. Beadnell (St Ebba) Church Cemetery

SOMERSET

ACLAND Captain John Henry Dyke RAMC Attd. 1st Bn. Somerset Light Infantry. KIA 12/7/1916 at Beaumont Hamel Age 36. Son of Rev. Henry Dyke Acland & Adelaide C H Acland. Husband of Elizabeth Margaret Acland of 7 Gloucester Place Marylebone, London. Born George Nympton Devon. Sucrerie Military Cmy Colincamps France. Luccombe (St Mary) Churchyard

ARKWRIGHT Lieut-Commander John Joseph. HMS Avenger Royal Navy. DSC. Killed at sea 15/11/1942 Age 41. Son of Loftus J Wigram & Julia Smith Arkwright of Parndon Hall Little Parndon Essex. Mem.ref. 51,1 Chatham Naval Memorial. HMS Avenger was an American built passenger-cargo vessel converted to an auxilary aircraft carrier. It was sunk by U-Boat torpedo off Cape Santa Maria Portugal on 15/11/1942 returning to the UK from Gibralter on convoy duty. There were only 12 survivors from a crew of 525. Culbone (St Bueno) Churchyard

BAKER Private Eric 142111 14th Bn. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) formerly 20392 Somerset Light Infantry. Died 27/6/1918 whilst a POW Age 22. Son of John & Emma Baker of 23 Bampton St., Minehead. Born Porlock. Berlin South-Western Cemetery, Germany. Minehead Cemetery

BARSBY Flt/Lieut (Pilot) Eric Arthur 84318 51 Sqdn. RAFVR (flying Whitley bombers) KIA 31/10/1941 Age 26. Son of Thomas & Emily Barsby of Minehead. Texel (Den Burg) Cemetery , Netherlands. Minehead Cemetery
Bligh Major Jack Frederick D Bty. 121st Bde. Royal Field Artillery. Awarded MC. Died 1/7/1917 Age 24. Son of Lodovick Edward & Marion Louisa Bligh of Minehead. Ferme-Olivier Cemetery, Belgium. Minehead (St Michaels) Church

BLOFELD 2nd Lieut D'Arcy Frank 2nd Life Guards KIA 12/5/1915 at Ypres Age 25. Son of Frank & Leslie Blanche Blofeld of Dunster Lodge Alcombe Minehead Panel 3 Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Dunster (St George) Churchyard

BRYANT Major/ T/Lt Colonel Alan 1st Bn Gloucestershire Regiment Attd. Cdg. 9th Bn Northumberland Fusiliers. KIA near Ypres 9/10/1917 Age 48. Son of George Rourke & Hannah Bryant. Husband of Millicent Bryant of 3 Nelson Terrace Westward Ho N.Devon. Talana Farm Cemetery Belgium Dunster (St George) Churchyard

BRYANT. Sapper Walter 146764 93rd Field Coy., Royal Engineers. KIA 28/5/1918 Age 32. Son of George & Mary Ann Bryant of Periton, Minehead .Knightsbridge Cemetery, Mesnil-Martinsart, France. Minehead Cemetery.

CHAMBERS. Lieut. Herbert Stewart RNVR HM Motor Launch 447(sunk in action at St Nazaire). Mentioned in Despatches. KIA 28/3/1942 Age 30. Son of Herbert Norman & Daisy Chambers Husband of Nora Chambers of Newton Abbot, Devon. Portsmouth Naval Memorial. Minehead Cemetery.

EVANS 2nd.Lieut. Frew Ferguson 8th Bn. attd. 4th Bn. South Wales Borderers Died 13/2/1917 Age 21. .Son of William Lavington & Constance Evans. of Wyndcote, Minehead. Panel 16 & 62 Basra Memorial, Iraq Minehead (St Michaels) Church.

GREIG. Major Morland John. 1st Royal North Devon Hussars. KIA in Gallipoli 17/10/1915 Age 51 Son of John Peter MacMorland & Annie Lydia Greig Of Edgcott Exford. Hill 10 Cemetery, Turkey. Grave ref 1.1.16. Exford (St Mary Magdalene) Churchyard

HARDING. Private Clarence Richmond Charles 5674375 Oxford & Bucks Light Infantry. 1st Bucks Bn. KIA 27/5/1940 Age 22. Son of Richmond V & Catherine Agnes Harding. Col. 93 Dunkirk Memorial. Luccombe Church Cemetery.

HILL. Sgt Wilfred Lawrence Creech. 5677781 5th Bn Seaforth Highlanders. KIA 11/2/1945 Age 29. Son of James & Mary Ann (Polly) Hill of Allerford. Reichswald Forest War Cmy Germany. Grave 61 E 8Selworthy (allSaints) Churchyard Extension

HOLDSWORTH 2nd.Lieut. Vavasour Mervyn 22nd Bn. London Regiment KIA 20/12/1915 Age 36. Son of Henry Mervyn & Rose Frances Holdsworth. Husband of Violet Holdsworth of Lower Cleeve, Minehead. Vermelles British Cemetery, France. Minehead (St Michaels) Church.

HOWARD 2nd Lieut Richard Edward Fitzalan Royal Marines KIA 19/10/1940 Age 24. Son of Revd Cecil William Howard MA & Augusta Sophie Howard Of Luccombe. Born at Stratford New Zealand. Luccombe Church Cemetery. Luccombe (St Mary) Church

MAUD Captain Charles Carus 1st Bn. Somerset Light Infantry. Awarded DSO. KIA 19/12/1914 Age 39. Son of Lt. Col. William Sherer Maud RE & Ann Maud of Milton House, Bournemouth. Ploegsteert Wood Military Cemetery. Minehead (St Michaels) Church.

NORMAN Colonel William James Royal Engineers Awarded MC. Died 11/12/1940 Age 46. Son of William Horace & Mabel Norman Husband of Eileen Elsie Norman of South Kensington London. Delhi War Cemetery India Dunster (St George) Churchyard.

PARSONS. Corporal Hubert Jessie 2164 1st/5th Bn. Somerset Light Infantry attd. 2nd BN. Dorsetshire Regt. Died 13/ 4/1916 Age 26. Son of David John & Mary Ann Parsons of 17 Bampton St., Minehead. His younger brother Walter Waterman Parsons also died . Kut War Cemetery, Iraq. Minehead Cemetery

PASSINGHAM. Captain (formerley Private 1886) Edward George. Z Coy 1st Bn., Northumberland Fusiliers. Awarded MC. KIA 3/5/1917 Age 21. Son of Charles Herbert & Alice Passingham of "Tregunian" North Hill, Minehead. Bays 2 & 3 Arras Memorial. Porlock Cemetery

ROBINS. L/Cpl. Walner. 295077 12th Bn Somerset Light Infantry. KIA 5/7/1918 Age 27. Son of William & Martha Robins of Selworthy. Tannay British Cmy Thiennes France. Grave ref Plot 4 Row F Grave 10. Selworthy (All Saints) Churchyard Extension

SCHUSTER Lieutenant Alfred Felix 4th (Queen's Own) Hussars. KIA near Ypres 20/11/1914 Age 31. Son of Ernest J Schuster (a naturalised British subject from Frankfurt Germany). & Hilda Schuster.Born Hampstead London. Panel 5 Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Brendon Churchyard.

SPARKES. Private Walter William 35450 1st/5th Bn. The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment KIA 1/10/1918 Age 35. Son of William Henry & Ellen Sparkes of Minehead. Husband of Mabel Sparkes of 17 West St., Minehead. Proville British Cemetery, France. Minehead (St Michaels) Church

STARK Private John 10932 6th Bn. Somerset Light Infantry Died 21/3/1918 Age 22. Son of Frederick & Eliza Stark of 3 Banks St., Minehead. Born Porlock. Panel 25 & 26 Pozieres Memorial, France. Minehead Cemetery

STRONG Gunner Henry Patteson 362678 14th Bty Royal Garrison Artillery KIA 29/10/1917 at Ypres Age 41. Son of James Patteson & Elizabeth Strong of Croydon Husband of Alma Gladys Strong of 2 Egmont House Sutton Surrey Duhallow ADS Cemetery Belgium. Dunster (St George) Churchyard

SUMMERS. L/Cpl. Robert George 6467767 2nd Bn. Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regt.) KIA 2/8/1944 Age 27. Son of George & Annie Elizabeth Summers of Minehead. Husband of Peggy Summers. Florence War Cemetery,Italy.  Minehead Cemetery

TAYLOR Private Fred SLI Died 29th October 1919. Age 24. Son of George and Ellen Taylor.Exford (St Mary Magdalene) Churchyard

 

STAFFORDSHIRE

ARCHER L/Cpl. Frederick John 99025 18th Sqn. Machine Gun Corps (Cavalry). Died at Alexandria of malaria 23/10/1918 Age25. Son of William Henry & Ellen Maria Archer Of "Park View" Barton-under-Needwood.  Damascus Commonwealth War Cemetery, Syria. Barton under Needwood (St James) Churchyard

AUSTIN Lance Corporal Victor William. C/7963. 8th Bn. Kings Royal Rifle Corps. KIA Belgium 4th December 1917. Age 24. Son of William Austin. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

APPLEBY? Harry 1st July 1916. Age 21. Uttoxeter Cemetery

ARNOLD Lance Corporal Edward 9430. 1st Bn. North Staffordshire Regt. KIA Delville Wood, France 31st August 1916. Age 26. 3rd son of J T & A Arnold of balance hill, Uttoxeter. DELVILLE WOOD CEMETERY, LONGUEVAL. Uttoxeter Cemetery

BAILEY Private Charles 3072. 1st/6th North Staffordshire Regt. KIA Loos 13th October 1915. Age 25. Son of James & Agnes Bailey, of 76, Grange St., Burton-on-Trent. Brother Francis also fell. LOOS MEMORIAL. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

BAILEY Ordinary Seaman Francis S/3916. H.M.S. "Hyacinth." Died at sea 29th May 1915. Age 21. Son of James & Agnes Bailey, of 76, Grange St., Burton-on-Trent. Brother Charles also fell. PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

BAILEY Private Alfred 3562. 6th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regt.). KIA 10/4/1916 Age 26. Son of James & Hannah Bailey of Hanson Grange, Tissington, Ashbourne. Grave ref I.B.26 Ecoivres Military Cmy., Mont-St.Eloi France. Alstonfield (St. Peter) Churchyard

BAKER Privata Tom 22500 3rd Bn. Grenadier Guards DOW  3/4/1918 Age 23. Son of John & Mary Baker  The Lodge Tissington Derbys. Buried Cabaret-Rouge British Cmy Souchez  Grave ref. VIII. Q. 19 Wetton (St Margarets) Churchyard

BAMFORD Captain Oswald Joseph 6th Bn. North Staffordshire Regt. KIA Loos 13th October 1915. Age 38. 2nd Son of Samuel & Dorothy Bamford. LOOS MEMORIAL. Uttoxeter Cemetery

BARKER Private William Edmund 18864. 7th Bn. North Staffordshire Regiment. Died at Kirkee Hospital, India. 5/9/1916. Age 22. Son of George & Elizabeth Barker. Memorial Ref. Face 7. Kirkee 1914-1918 Memorial, IndiaWinshill (St.Mark) Churchyard

BEETHAM Lance Corporal James 1051. D Coy, 10th Bn. Lincolnshire Regt. KIA 17th March 1917. Age 37. Son of James and Emma Beetham, of 37, Carter St., Uttoxeter, Staffs. FAUBOURG D'AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRAS. Uttoxeter Cemetery

BENNETT 2nd/Lt.  William Henry  8th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Territorial Forces). Formerly Pvt. 3853 28th London Regiment. KIA 11/4/1917 Age 40. Son of William & Jemima Burney Bennett. Of High Level, Merry Hill Rd., Bushey, Herts. Native of Rangemore.  St Leger British Cemetery France. Rangemore (All Saints) Churchyard

BLANCHARD Private Percy 242661. 2nd/6th Bn. North Staffordshire Regiment. KIA France 15/4/1918. Age 28. Son of Thomas & Eliza Blanshard of Newton Rd., Burton-on-Trent. Memorial Ref. Panel 8 Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium. Winshill (St.Mark) Churchyard

BLOOR Private Isaac 1430. 1st/6th Bn. North Staffordshire Regt. KIA Gommecourt 1st July 1916. Age 23. Son of Henry & Eliza Bloor of Smithfield Road, Uttoxeter. BAILLEUL ROAD EAST CEMETERY, ST. LAURENT-BLANGY. Uttoxeter Cemetery

BRACE 2ndLt. Eustace Frank  Feilden  Royal Armoured Corps. 15th/19th The King's Royal Hussars.  KIA 18/5/1940 Age 20. Son of Colonel Henry Fergusson Brace DSO MC & Mrs Brace of Grantham Lincs. Adegem Canadian War Cemetery Belgium. .  Hanbury (St Werburghs) Church

BRASSINGTON Private Albert 2995. 1st/6th Bn. North Staffordshire Regt. KIA 19th July 1916. Age 22. Son of John & Lucy Brassington, of 4, New St., Uttoxeter, Staffs. ARRAS MEMORIAL. Uttoxeter Cemetery

BUNTING Private OWEN 13275. 9th Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) Killed at Gallipoli 11th August 1915. Age 22. Son of James and Henrietta Bunting of 3 Malthouse Terrace, Matlock Green, Derbyshire.Grandson of Robert and M A Owen. LANCASHIRE LANDING CEMETERY. Tutbury (St. Mary) Churchyard

CARELESS Private Arthur 30799. 9th Bn. Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. KIA Belgium 5th February 1917. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

CONGREVE Major William La Touche  Rifle Brigade. Awarded V.C.,D.S.O.,M.C., Legion of Honour. KIA (Somme) 20/7/1916 Age 25. Son of Lt-Gen. Sir Walter Congreve V.C.,K.C.B.,M.V.O., and Lady Congreve of Chartley Castle, Staffs. Husband of Pamela Congreve of 15 Queen Anne's Gate, London. Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension. Stowe (St John the Baptist) Churchyard

COOPER Flight Sergeant Stanley 517107. 158 Squadron, RAF. KIA over Germany 17th September 1942. Age 27. Son of Archibald William and Elsie Evelyn Cooper; stepson of Margaret Lilian Cooper, of Burton-on-Trent. REICHSWALD FOREST WAR CEMETERY. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

COPED river Albert Bertram 41428. "A" Bty. 107th Bde. Royal Field Artillery. KIA Montauban 20th August 1916. Age 27. Son of William and Rebecca Cope, of Uttoxeter, Staffs. Joined the army Oct., 1914, from the clerical staff of the London County Council. DANTZIG ALLEY BRITISH CEMETERY, MAMETZ. Uttoxeter Cemetery

CORNES Sergeant E 309085. 5th Bn. Tank Corps. KIA France 11th October 1918. Son of Joseph & Sarah Cornes. GRAND-SERAUCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

DAKIN Sapper Gordon Phil Morris. 238964. 20th Light Railway Train Crew Coy. Royal Engineers. KIA France 3/5/1917. Age 20. Son of Walter & Kate Dakin of 47 Hawfield Lane Winshill. Grave Ref. II.F.5. Bully-Grenay Communal Cmy. British Extension, France. Winshill (St.Mark) Churchyard

DEVILLE Flying Officer Edward Patrick. 114251. 7 Sqdn, RAFVR. Lost in the North Sea 12th June 1943. Age 29. Son of Theophilus Ham Deville and Emily Deville; husband of Helen Deville, of Loughborough, Leicestershire. RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL. Uttoxeter Cemetery

DUROSE Private Henry 301920. 2nd Bn, Royal Scots. KIA France 2nd May 1918. Age 20. Son of Joseph Henry and Elizabeth Durose, of Nottingham. SANDPITS BRITISH CEMETERY, FOUQUEREUIL. Uttoxeter Cemetery

DUROSE Lance Corporal Tom 2464. 5th Bn, The Kings (Liverpool Regt). DOW received at Richebourg 21st March 1915. Age 19. Nephew of Miss. M. Durose, of Ivy Cottage, Heath Rd., Uttoxeter, Staffs. WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY. Uttoxeter Cemetery

EDWARDS Pvt. Francis (Frank) Thomas 241808 2nd/6th Bn. North Staffordshire Regt. DOW (Germany) 25/4/1918 Age 33. Son of Charles & Sarah Jane Edwards of Fulbrook Lane, Barton-under-Needwood.  Cologne Southern Cemetery. Barton under Needwood (St James) Churchyard

FEARN Private Frederick 172073. 9th Bn. Machine Gun Corps. KIA Belgium 17th October 1918. Age 21. Son of Frederick and Ellen Fearn, of 55, Stone Rd., Uttoxeter, Staffs. HARLEBEKE NEW BRITISH CEMETERY. Uttoxeter Cemetery

GAMMAGE Aircraftman 1st Class  Albert Edward (Ted) 1641784 RAF. Drowned West Africa 19/10/1943 Age 42. Son of Harry & Anne Gammage. Husband of Eileen Edith Gammage of Eastbourne. N'Djamena (Farcha) Cemetery, Chad.  Rolleston (St Mary) Churchyard
.  Panel 25 Runnymede Memorial Branston (St Saviour) Churchyard

GIBBS Rifleman Reginald John B/3424. 7th Bn. Rifle Brigade. KIA Belgium 5th September 1915. Age 23. Son of Charles and Isabel Gibbs, of 39, Derby Rd., Burton-on-Trent. POTIJZE BURIAL GROUND CEMETERY. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

GILBERT Private Charles 17044 2nd Bn. Lincolnshire Regt.. KIA France 11th August 1915. Age 29. Son of Charles & Betsy Gilbert. WHITE CITY CEMETERY, BOIS-GRENIER. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery.

HARPER Private Richard Artus 19413. 2nd Bn. Suffolk Regiment. KIA Belgium (says France on memorial) 22/1/1916. Age 23. Born Tottenham. Enlisted Burton-upon-Trent. Grave Ref. I.B.15. Spoilbank Cmy., Belgium. Winshill (St.Mark) Churchyard

HARTSHORN Lieutenant Laurence Alec. 4th Bn. Durham Light Infantry. DOW received in France. 26th March 1918. Age 21. Son of John & Emma Comstance Hartshorn. FLESQUIERES HILL BRITISH CEMETERY. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

HODGKINS Private Sylvester Benjamin 2344. 1st/6th North Staffordshire Regt. KIA Loos 13th October 1915. Age 21. Son of Harriet Hodgkins, of 289, Uxbridge Street, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire. LOOS MEMORIAL. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

HOOPER Private Clyde 27399. 1st/5th Bn. The Loyal North Lancashire Regt. DOW France 8th October 1918. Age 20. Son of Samuel and Maria Hooper, of 145, Oak St., Burton-on-Trent. Brothers Frederick & George also fell. DELSAUX FARM CEMETERY, BEUGNY. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

HOOPER Private Frederick 25940. 9th Bn. Kings Own (Royal Lancaster Regt). DOW Salonika 11th October 1917. Age 29. Son of Samuel Just Hooper and Maria Hooper, of 145, Oak St., Burton-on-Trent; husband of Emily Ethel Hooper, of 50, Oak St., Burton-on-Trent. Brothers Clyde & George also fell. SARIGOL MILITARY CEMETERY, KRISTON. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

HOOPER Private George 1641. 6th Bn. North Staffordshire Regt. KIA France 26th May 1916. Age 20. Son of Samuel Just Hooper and Maria Hooper, of 145, Oak St., Burton-on-Trent. Brothers Frederick & George also fell. R.E. FARM CEMETERY. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

HOW Aircraftman 1st Class Victor Hugh 653766 RAF. 98 Sqdn. (operating the Fairy Battle). Lost at sea 17/6/1940  Age 19. Son of Herbert Norman & Lilian How of Burton-on-Trent. Note:The Cunard liner "Lancastria" in war service as a troopship was sunk on 17/6/1940 by a lone JU88 German bomber whilst anchored off St Nazaire. The exact number of casualties is not known but some estimates say as many as 5000 out of 8000 passengers. Many 98 Sqdn. personnel were lost in this incident. His brother, Charles Kenneth also died on service and is buried here

INCE Corporal J 235185. 13th Bn. The Kings (Liverpool Regt). KIA France 23rd September 1917. Age 21. Son of Mr. and Mrs. John W & Betsy Ince, of 18, Gas St., Uttoxeter, Staffs. TYNE COT CEMETERY. Uttoxeter Cemetery

JEVONS Private Joseph 3099. 1st/6th North Staffordshire Regt. KIA Loos 13th May 1915. Age 29. Son of the late Joseph and Lucy Jevons, of 45, Park St., Burton-on-Trent. Brother Samuel also fell. LOOS MEMORIAL. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

JEVONS Private Samuel 41127. 11th Bn. Manchester Regt. Died in France 11th December 1916. Age 33. Son of the late Joseph and Lucy Jevons, of 45, Park St., Burton-on-Trent. Brother Joseph also fell. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

JONES Rifleman William Samuel 303645. "D" Coy. 1st/5th Bn. London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade). Missing in Glengorse Wood, Ypres 16th August 1917. Age 23. Only son of Mrs. Annie Jones, of 104, Hermitage Rd., Finsbury Park, London, and the late William Herbert Jones, of Burton-on-Trent, Staffs. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

KEELING Pvt.  Francis George  3038 A Coy. 5th Bn. Leicestershire Regt.  KIA 19/5/1915 Age 21.  Son of George & Mary Keeling Of Hospital Lane, Barton-under-Needwood.  Lindenhoek Chalet Military Cemetery, Belgium. Barton under Needwood (St James) Churchyard

KING Private Victor George G/26750. 2nd Bn. The Buffs (East Kent Regiment). Died 27/9/1918. Age 23. Son of William & Maria King of "The Travellers Rest" Winshill. Grave Ref. 1534 Salonika (Lembet Rd.) Military Cmy., Greece. Winshill (St.Mark) Churchyard

KNIGHTS SMITH 2nd Lieutenant Bernard Arthur. C Coy 12th Bn, Rifle Brigade. KIA France 5th September 1915. Age 20. Son of the Rev. Leslie Knights Smith and Florence Margaret his wife, of The Vicarage, Uttoxeter, Staffs. Native of Wakefield, Yorks. Educated at Uppingham School. Brother Philip Arnold also died. RUE-DU-BACQUEROT No.1 MILITARY CEMETERY, LAVENTIE. Uttoxeter Cemetery

LANE Captain (Adjt.) George Ronald  2nd Bn. Coldstream Guards Previously wounded in 1914. KIA 15/9/1916 Age 22. Son of Maj.Gen.Sir Ronald B Lane KCB KCVO & Lady Lane Of Carleton Hall, Saxmundham, Suffolk. Guards' Cemetery, Lesboeufs, France. Kings Bromley (All Saints) Church

LOMAS Private John 25407. 4th Bn. North Staffordshire Regt 7/3/1917 Age 45. Died at Redcar Military Hospital, Yorkshire. Son of Elias & Elizabeth Lomas of Blackwell, Taddington. Buried Coatham (Christ Church) Churchyard grave ref C.9.35. Alstonfield (St. Peter) Churchyard

LOWE Pilot Officer Walter Hugh 61222. 110 Squadron RAFVRMissing over Tripoli 9th July 1941. Age 25. Son of Charles Walter and Alice Maud Lowe, of Matlock, Derbyshire. MALTA MEMORIAL. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

MANNERS 2nd Lieutenant Cecil Frederick. M.T. Army Service Corps. Died in India 17th June 1917. Age 27. Son of the late William Posnett Manners and Clara Manners; husband of Nora May Manners, of 35, Stapenhill Rd., Burton-on-Trent. (Buried Peshawar (Right) B.C. XXVI. 763.). DELHI MEMORIAL (INDIA GATE). Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

NEWTON Lieutenant William Trafford. "B" Coy. 6th Bn. North Staffordshire Regiment. KIA at Gommecourt Wood 1/7/1916 Age 21. Son of Henry and Agnes Newton of The Cliffe, Tutbury. Born at Burton-on-Trent. Buried at Gommecourt Wood New Cmy., Foncquevillers Grave II.B.11. Tutbury (St. Mary) Churchyard

OWEN Private ALICK 779901. 5th Durham Light Infantry Who gave his life for his country in France 31st March 1918. Age 19. Son of Robert T and M A Owen. of Monk St., Tutbury. Born in Tutbury. Memorial ref. Panel 68-72 Pozieres Memorial, France. Tutbury (St. Mary) Churchyard

RENSHAW. Private William Thomas 40138. 10th Bn. Worcestershire Regiment. Died 29/9/1918. Age 29. Son of Henry & Jane Renshaw of 34 Siddalls Road Winshill. Grave Ref. 1734 Rethel French National Cmy., France. winshill (St.Mark) Churchyard

RICHARDSON Private Herbert 2498. 1st/6th Bn. North Staffordshire Regt. KIA Loos 13th October 1915. Age 38. Son of John and Alice Richardson, of 11, Burton Terrace, Uttoxeter, Staffs.. LOOS MEMORIAL. Uttoxeter Cemetery

SHIPLEY Gunner William 75019 160th Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery KIA  30/9/1917 Age 34. Son of Samuel Wright  and Hannah Shipley  of  Ecton  Derbys. Buried at The Huts Cmy  Belgium  Grave ref. VII.B.10 Wetton (St Margarets) Churchyard

STONE Serjeant Reginald Grimmitt 70. 1st/6th North Staffordshire Regt. KIA Loos 13th October 1915. Age 26. Son of Edward Isaac and Charlotte Emma Grimmitt Stone, of 340, Shabnall St., Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire. CANADIAN CEMETERY No.2, NEUVILLE-ST. VAAST. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery 

STONIER Sgt. (Air Bomber) Rupert Vincent 1579838 178 Sqdn. RAFVR.  KIA (Poland) 15/8/1944 Age 23. Son of Richard James & Cecilia Anne Stonier of Burton on Trent. At the time of his death 178 Sqdn was flying Consolidated Liberator VI heavy bombers from its base at Amendola (Italy) to supply Jewish insurgents in Warsaw. Coll. Grave I.A. 12-13 KRAKOW RAKOWICKI CEMETERY, Poland. Catholic Church of St Francis of Sales, Woodlane, Yoxall Staffs.

TEAGEN Private Harry 80114. "C" Coy. 1st/5th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). KIA France 30th May 1918. Age 37. Son of William and Eliza Teagen; husband of Ethel Frances Teagen, of 33, Leadenhall St., Leicester. FOUQUIERES CHURCHYARD EXTENSION. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

TEAGEN Gunner James 77566. 262nd Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery. KIA Belgium 20th August 1917. Age 39. Son of William Teagen, of 115, New St., Burton-on-Trent. BARD COTTAGE CEMETERY. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

WALKER Private William Henry 241480. 1st/6th Bn. North Staffordshire Regt. KIA Gommecourt 1st July 1916. Age 30. Husband of Gertrude Walker, of High Wood, Uttoxeter, Staffs. Son of Joseph & Hannah Maria Walker. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Uttoxeter Cemetery

WHITE Major Edwar Purchase Hall. AI/1069th Jat Regt. Indian Army. Killed on active service 21/1/1942 Age 41. Son of John Hambleton & Maude Marion White; husband of Dorothy Joan White of Angmering, Sussex. Memorial ref Sp.Mem. 20.E.12 Kranji War Cmy., Singapore. Alstonfield (St. Peter) Churchyard

WILKINSON Corporal Sydney 461. 31st Bn. Australian Infantry. A.I.F. KIA France 10th April 1917. Age 26. Son of John and Catherine Wilkinson, of 3, Rosliston Rd., Burton-on-Trent, England. ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery

WOODISSE Private Thomas Edward 19576 Lincolnshire Regt. Died from disease contracted during service 23/5/1918 Age 23. Son of Thomas Edward & Edith Woodisse of The Hollow Alstonfield. Alstonfield (St. Peter) Churchyard

WRIGHT Gunner William Villiers H.M.S. "Ghurka." Killed at sea 8th February 1917. Age 29. Son of Elizabeth Wright, of 111, Horninglow St., Burton-on-Trent, Staffs., and the late George Wright. CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL. Burton-Upon-Trent Cemetery.

 

WARWICKSHIRE

BADGER. Mechanician William Joseph. 302919 H.M.S. "Invincible" Royal Navy. KIA at Battle of Jutland 31/5/1916 Age 32. Son of Josiah & Agnes Badger of Rugby; husband of Dorcas May Badger of Wolston. Portsmouth Naval Memorial Ref. 15 Wolston Cemetery

BADGER. Sgt.Pilot William 416375 Royal Australian Air Force. Died 15/1/1944. Son of William Joseph & Dorcas May Badger; husband of Isobel Cass Badger of Glenelg, South Australia.. Buried at Rugby (Whinfield Cmy. Sec. A.Grave 6. Wolston Cemetery

BUTLIN. Rifleman Roland Bertie. R/1150 11th Bn. King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died 10/7/1916 Age 21. Son of Jesse & Agnes Butlin of Warwick Street, Wolston. Buried at Potijze Burial Ground Cmy., Belgium. Grave S.5. Wolston Cemetery

BUTLIN Private Thomas Edmund 268352 2nd 7th Bn. Royal Warwickshire Regt KIA 22/3/1918 Age 31. Son of John & Hannah Butlin; husband of Alice Maud Butlin; all of Minworth, Birmingham. Memorial ref. Panel 18 & 19 Pozieres Memorial Curdworth (Ss. Nicholas And Peter) Churchyard.

DUNN Second Lieutenant Ralph John Royal Engineers formerly (2312) Warwickshire Yeomanry. Died 25/9/1915 Age 24. Son of William & Mary Elizabeth Dunn of The Manor House, King's Newnham, Rugby M.Sc. (Birmingham University). Fellow of Institute of Chemists Loos Memorial Panel 4 & 5. Church Lawford St Peter Cy

KIBBLE. Corporal John Stanley 5253189 7th Bn. Worcestershire Regiment. KIA in Burma 19/5/1944. Age 25. Son of John & Edith Ellen Elizabeth Kibble of Burley, Warwickshire. Buried at Kohima War Cmy.,India. Grave 5.F.18. Wolston Cemetery

MARSHALL Private Robert James 4513 6th Bn. Royal Warwickshire Regiment Died of wounds. 18th July 1916. Son of Thomas and Sarah Marshall (now Bennett), of Curdworth, Warwickshire. PUCHEVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY Curdworth (Ss. Nicholas And Peter) Churchyard.

PLATT Lance Sergeant John 1075286 85 Anti-Tank Regt. Royal Artillery Died 22/7/1943 whilst a POW in Japanese hands in Siam. Son of Joseph Henry & Gladys May Platt of Walmley. Buried at Chungkai War Cemetery, Thailand.   Grave ref. 8.G.9 Walmley (St. John) Churchyard.

SMITH Sapper Harry 41455 54th Field Coy., Royal Engineers Died of pneumonia in Italy 7/11/1918 Age 25. Son of George & Elizabeth Smith of Wolston. Buried at Staglieno Cmy., Genoa, Italy. Grave II.B.10. Wolston Cemetery

WILLDEY Private Gilbert 16044 2nd Bn. Royal Warwickshire Regt. KIA 15/7/1916 Age 19. Son of William Thomas & Hannah Willdey of "The Chestnuts", Water Orton, Birmingham. Memorial ref Pier & Face 9A, 9B & 10B Thiepval Memorial. Curdworth (Ss. Nicholas And Peter) Churchyard.

YORKSHIRE

ALLEN 2nd Lieut. Herbert 56 Sqdn. RAF. (flying Sopworth SE5 fighter/scouts). KIA (France) 10/8/1918 Age 19. Son of Elijah & Alice Allen of Rose Cottage, Gayle, Hawes. ARRAS FLYING SERVICES MEMORIAL. Hawes Cemetery.

BANKS Pvt. William 41035 1st Bn. East Yorkshire Regt. KIA 10/9/1918.  Son of William & Margaret A Banks of Cringley, Askrigg. GOUZEAUCOURT NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, France. Askrigg  (St Oswald) Church.

COOPER Pvt. George Thomas 1938 R.A.M.C. 2nd/2nd Northumbrian Field Ambulance. KIA (France) 2/10/1916 Age 24. Son of George & Maida Cooper of 39 Grange St Brotton. His brother Cpl. John William Cooper also died in war service and is buried here. Grave ref., I.W.29 BECOURT MILITARY CEMETERY, BECORDEL-BECOURT, France. Brotton Church Cemetery 

DINSDALE 2nd/Lieut. Frank 12th Bn. York & Lancs Regt. KIA (Somme) 1/7/1916 Age 23. Son of James & Sarah Dinsdale of Shawcote, Askrigg. Grave C20 QUEENS CEMETERY PUISIEUX. Hardraw (St Mary & St John) plaque inside the Church.

ELSOM L/Cpl. Joseph 235808 Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 16/10/1931 Age 43. Son of Henry William & Mary Ann Elsom. Born Ebchester, Durham. Served during WW1 & was discharged K.R. 392 XV1 Marske -in-Cleveland (St Germain) Churchyard. 

FRYER 2nd Lieut. James Whaley Northumberland Fusiliers 22nd (Tyneside Scottish) Bn. KIA (La Boiselle) 1/7/1916 Age 24. Son of Major James Whaley & Edith Fryer of "Kingarth", 5 Moorside, Fenham, Newcastle-on-Tyne. Pier & Face 10B, 11B & 12B THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Hawes (St Margaret) plaque inside Church.

GARBUTT 2nd Lieut. Lawrence Mark 3rd Bn. Essex Regt. attd. 9th Bn. Norfolk Regt. Died 10/8/1918 Age 31. Son of William Ralph & Mary Garbutt of Saltburn-by-the-Sea. Grave ref. II.F.9 ESQUELBECQ MILITARY CEMETERY, France. Saltburn & Marske-by-the-Sea (Saltburn) Cemetery. 

HARKER Trooper David William 16723 7th Dragoon Guards (Princess Royals).  Died 8/8/1918 Age 26.  Son of Thomas & Margaret Harker of Swineley Farm, Widdle.  Panel 2 VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, France.  Hawes Cemetery.

HARKER Cpl. James Thirlwall 2094565 1010 Docks Operating Coy. R.E. KIA 17/6/1943 Age 29. Son of James Thirlwall & Ellen Harker. Husband of Majorie Harker of Redditch, Worcs. Panel 5 Col 1 BROOKWOOD MEMORIAL, Surrey. Marske -in-Cleveland (St Germain) Churchyard

HAWDON Captain the Revd.  Noel Elliot  Chaplain 4th Class. Army Chaplains' Dept.  Attd. 45th Trench Mortar Bty. Died of influenza 16/11/1918 Age 32. Son of Margaret & William Watson Hawdon Of Upsall Grange, Nunthorpe, Middlesborough. Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille, France. Helmsley (All Saints) Churchyard 

IVESON Pvt. John 18622 2nd Bn. Coldstream Guards. KIA 14/3/1917 Age 31. Son of Edward & Mary Iveson. Husband of Margaret Iveson of Bridge End, Gayle, Hawes. Native of Wynd Gayle.   Grave IV.C.13 GROVE TOWN CEMETERY MEAULTE. Hawes Cemetery.

LODGE 2nd Lieut Bernard Grime  4th Bn. attd. 10th Bn. Durham Light Infantry. KIA (Inverness Copse) 24/8/1917 Age 23. Son of John James Grime & Sarah Ann Lodge of Askrigg.  Born at Dent.  Mentioned in Despatches. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. Askrigg (St Oswald) Church. 

MEDCALFE (Medcalf on CWGC record) Gunner John H 73173 "D" Bty. 251st Bde. R.F.A. Died 5/11/1918 (Germany)  Age 22. Son of William & Harriet Medcalfe of 15 Kennedy Crescent, Carlin How. Grave ref., XVI.C.4 BERLIN SOUTH-WESTERN CEMETERY, Germany. Brotton Church Cemetery

METCALFE Major John Chaytor 13th Bn. Cheshire Regt.  KIA (La Doiselle) 7/6/1916 Age 33.  Son of John & Emily Metcalfe.  Sp. Mem. 24 OVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY, France.  Hawes (St Margaret) Churchyard.

MILNER L/Cpl. Carl Dugdale 36894 East Surrey Regt. posted 1st/23rd Bn. London Regt. KIA 22/8/1918 Age 32. Son of Christopher & Priscilla Annie Milner of Hawes. Panel 6 VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL , France. Hawes Cemetery

MOORE Lieut. Norman Richard 258318 Durham Light Infantry attd. 5th Bn. Nigerian Regt. R.W.A.F.F. KIA 20/1/1945 Age 21. Son of Richard & Annie Margaret Moore of Hawes. Grave 3.H.7 TAUKKYAN WAR CEMETERY Myanmar (Burma). Hawes Cemetery. 

NEAL Pvt. Fred 41246 2nd Bn. Royal Scots Fusiliers. KIA 3/12/1917 Age 25. Son of William & AAnnie Eleanor Neal of 2 The Bungalow, Spain Hill, Marske. Grave ref., V.l.5 HOOGE CRATER CEMETERY, Belgium. Marske-in-Cleveland (St Germain) Cemetery. 

NEAL Pvt. John Robert 12568 7th Bn. Yorkshire Regt. KIA 1/7/1916 Age 23. Son of George & Elizabeth Ann Neal. Born Stanghow. Sp.Mem. A6 FRICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, France. Marske-in-Cleveland (St Germain) Churchyard.

PORTER Lieut. Alwyne Morton Francis Worsley  1st Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers. KIA at Gallipoli 25/4/1915 Age 24. Son of Joseph Francis & Edith S Porter of Helmsley.  Lancashire Landing Cemetery, Turkey. Helmsley (All Saints) Churchyard

RADFORD C.S.M. Ernest 789 4th Bn. Yorkshire Regt. Died 10/7/1919 Age 32. Son of John & Mary Ann Radford. BROTTON CHURCH CEMETERY

STOCKDALE Gunner George 96335 "C" Bty. 149th Bde. R.F.A. KIA 15/10/1916 Age 19. Son of Thomas & Sarah E  Stockdale. Pier & Face 1A & 8A THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Marske-in-Cleveland (St Germain) Churchyard. 

TOWNSEND 2nd Lieut. Guy Storey 5th Bn. Yorkshire Regt. attd. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) formerly A/Cpl. 200736 . KIA (France) 23/8/1918 Age 26. Son of John James & Lucy Ann (nee Shaddock) Townsend of 7 Severs St., South Bank. Grave ref., D.12 BONNAY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXT., France. Marske-in-Cleveland (St Germain) Churchyard. 

WATSON P/O (Air Gnr) Francis Joseph 42945 83 Sqdn. RAF (flying Hampden bombers). KIA 24/9/1940 Age 27. D.F.C. Son of Francis Fowler & Sarah Ann Beckett Watson of Muker. His brother, Robert, also died in war service. Coll.grave 13.E.9 BECKLINGEW WAR CEMETERY, Germany. Hardraw (St Mary & St John) Churchyard.

WATSON Capt. Robert 56898 9th Bn. Royal Northumberland Fusiliers. KIA 15/2/1942 Age 27. Son of Francis Fowler & Sarah Ann Beckett Watson of Muker. His brother, Francis Joseph, also died in war service. Grave 34 A 10 KRANJI WAR CEMETERY, Singapore. Hardraw (St Mary & St John) Churchyard. 

WOMERSLEY Lieut. John William  1st/8th Bn. Manchester Regt. KIA (Gallipoli) 4/6/1915 Age 31.  Son of Frederick & Emily Womersley.  His brother Frank Gilbert Womersley also died in war service. Grave ref., XI.A.13.  REDOUBT CEMETERY, HELLES, Turkey. Melbecks Parish Churchyard.

WOMERSLEY Lieut. David Norman  11th Coy. M.G.C., formerly Royal Fusiliers. Died No 16 Gen. Hospital B.E.F., Le Treport, France 1/2/1917 Age 25.  Son of Frederick & Emily Womersley.  His brother John William Womersley also died in war service.  Grave ref., IV.B.14.  MONT HUON MILITARY CEMETERY, Le Treport, France.  Melbecks Parish Churchyard.

WOMERSLEY Lieut. Frank Gilbert  Served in the 11th Bn. Manchester Regt., & Gloucestershire Regt., during WW1.  Died 31/3/1945 Age 48 at Tor-Na-Dee, Aberdeen.  A private sanitorium used after 1918 for officers & nurses returning from the war with TB.  Son of Frederick & Emily Womersley.  His brothers, John William & David Norman Womersley died in war service. Melbecks Parish Churchyard.

 SCOTLAND

BECKETT Cpt Ranald Hugh Colin 74361 2nd. Bn. Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders  KIA (Malaya) 20/1/1942 Son of Robert Harold & Murill Kay Mitchell Becket. Col. 79 SINGAPORE MEMORIAL. Aberfoyle Cemetery

CAMPBELL Pvt Duncan McLaren S/40165  1st Bn. Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)  KIA (France) 25/9/1916 Age 33 Son of William & Jane McLaren Campbell. Pier & Face 10A  THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Aberfoyle Cemetery

CLARK Pvt John 17681  3rd Bn. Seaforth Highlanders transf. to (491615) 58th Coy. Labour Corps  KIA (France) 22/3/1918 Age 38 Son of Duncan & Ann Campbell Clark.  His brother Archibald served in the 75th Bn. Canadian Army & DOW in New York 26/4/1919 Age 35. ARTILLERY WOOD CEMETERY. Aberfoyle Cemetery

CLARK Pvt Robert (Bertie) 260240 1st/5th Bn.Gordon Highlanders.  Died a POW (Germany) 9/10/1918 Age 20 Son of Robert & Jessie McLew Clark of Altskeith, Aberfoyle. NIEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY, Germany. Aberfoyle Cemetery

CRUICKSHANK Pvt George Ramsey 15574 2nd Bn. Scots Guards  KIA 29/8/1917 Age 27 Son of John Cole & Marion Patrick Cruickshank of 38A Old Rd., Huntly. Husband of Jeanne Dickson Cruickshank of 9 Market St., Insch, Aberdeenshire. Panel 7 TYNE COT MEMORIAL. Aberfoyle Cemetery

FERGUSON  2nd Lieut John  4th Bn. Attd. 2nd Bn. Cameronians Scottish Rifles KIA (Somme) 23/10/1916 Age 24 Son of Duncan & Jean Gardner Ferguson of Dowally, Aberfoyle. Brought up by Miss M Ferguson at Forest Hill, Aberfoyle.  A University student.  Pier & face 4D THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Aberfoyle Cemetery

FERGUSON Sgt  Andrew Blair 745113 21 Sqdn. RAFVR (flying Blenheim IVs) KIA (over Germany) 2/3/1941 Age 20 Son of William W & Annie MacCallum Ferguson. Panel 43 RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL. Aberfoyle Cemetery

GRAHAM  Pvt Archibald Hector S/17055 2nd Bn. Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)  KIA (Palestine) 8/6/1918 Age 23 Son of Robert & Isabella McNeill Graham of Auchton, Balquhidder. His brother David Owen Graham also fell. RAMLEH WAR CEMETERY, Israel. Balquhidder Parish Churchyard

GRAHAM Driver David Owen 4/124120  3rd Coy. 29th Div. Train Army Service Corps Died (Ypres) 27/10/1918 Age 28. Son of  Robert & Isabella  McNeill Graham of Auchton, Balquhidder. His brother Archibald Hector Graham also fell.  DUHALLOW A.D.S. CEMETERY, Belgium. Balquhidder Parish Churchyard

MacCOLL Pvt David  S/8532 10th Bn. Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders   KIA 21/1/1916 Age 22 Son of Donald & Catherine Mackenzie MacColl of Strath View, Strathblane. His brother Duncan Alexander MacColl also fell. NIEPPE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, France. Aberfoyle Cemetery

MacCOLL L/Cpl  Duncan Alexander S/11493 7th Bn. Seaforth Highlanders KIA 12/10/1916 Age 20 Son of Donald & Catherine Mackenzie MacColl of Strath View, Strathblane. His brother David also fell. WARLENCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, France. Aberfoyle Cemetery

MacDONALD  L/Cpl George White 2910 1st/10th Bn. The King's (Liverpool Regt.) KIA (France) 9/8/1916 Age 24 Son of Alexander MacGregor & Jane Hamilton White MacDonald of Woodside, Edinchip, Lochearnhead.  Pier & Face 1D, 8B & 8C THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Balquhidder Parish Churchyard

MACDONALD Pvt Robert S/16612 8th Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) (McDonald on CWGC). KIA (Arras) 3/5/1917 Age 35 Husband of Jessie Blair MacDonald.  Bay 6 ARRAS MEMORIAL. Aberfoyle Cemetery

MacMillan Pvt Angus 267142 7th Bn. Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) Awarded MM. KIA (France) 20/7/1918 Age 20 Son of Donald & Jane Gillies MacMillan of Station Buildings, Aberfoyle. SOISSONS MEMORIAL, France. Aberfoyle Cemetery

McFarlane Sgt Harry Cousin  S/4180 8th Bn. Gordon Highlanders KIA (Loos) 27/9/1915 Age 27 Son of Henry & Jane McFarlane of Trossachs Rd., Aberfoyle.  Panel 115 to 119 LOOS MEMORIAL. Aberfoyle Cemetery

McINTYRE Pvt  Hugh S/27109 6th Cameron Highlanders (MacIntyre on CWGC records). KIA (Arras) 11/4/1917 Age 28 Son of Alexander & Catherine Adam McIntyre of Torrie, Callander. Bay 9 ARRAS MEMORIAL Balquhidder Parish Churchyard

McKICHAN L/Cpl Allan McClean 24/242   "A" Coy. 2nd.Bn. 3rd New Zealand Rifle Brigade KIA (France) 15/9/1916 Age 26 Son of John & Elizabeth McKichan of Trossachs Rd., Aberfoyle BULLS ROAD CEMETERY, Flers, France. Aberfoyle Cemetery

McLAREN Driver  James Alexander 203712  No 1 Sect. 24th Div. Ammunition Col. Royal Field Artillery Died (Belgium) 22/2/1919 Age 37 Son of James & Christina McKellar McLaren. Husband of Jeannie Scott Blair McLaren of Mayfield, Aberfoyle. TOURNAI COMMUNAL CEMETERY ALLIED EXTENSION, Belgium. Aberfoyle Cemetery

MORRISON Lieut.  John MacGregor 251951 "B" Sqdn. Reconnaissance Corps 46th Regt., R A.C. (Mentioned in Despatches) Died (Italy) 18/9/1944 Age 26 Son of Hector Goss & Jessie Jane Morrison of Doune. CORIANO RIDGE CEMETERY, Italy. Balquhidder Parish Churchyard

SHAW L/Cpl  Matthew  3223 1st/6th Bn. Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders KIA (Arras) 26/3/1916 Age 21 Son of Allan & Mary Ann Gillies Shaw. Bay 9 ARRAS MEMORIAL. Aberfoyle Cemetery

STEWART L/Cpl Duncan 266102  6th Bn. Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) DOW (Arras) 23/4/1917 Age 19 Son of James & Margaret MaCara Stewart of Corry Gowrie, Strathyre. His brother Robert Stewart also fell.  SUNKEN ROAD CEMETERY, Fampoux, France. Balquhidder Parish Churchyard

STEWART  Private Robert S/17981 10th Bn. Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) KIA (Greece) 8/5/1917 Age 30 Son of James & Margaret MaCara Stewart of Corry Gowrie, Strathyre. Husband of Jessie Stewart.  His brother Duncan Stewart also fell. DOIRAN MEMORIAL, Greece. Balquhidder Parish Churchyard

WALES 

RADNORSHIRE

CROFT  Trooper Godfrey Stuart 7889720  5th Bn. Royal Tank Regt KIA (Libya) 29/5/1942 Age 21. Son of Major Rodolphus & Mary Elizabeth Croft of Thorne, Evenjob.  His brother Rodger Malcolm Croft also died on service.  Col 22 ALEMEIN MEMORIAL. Evenjobb (St Peters) Church.

CROFT Sgt.  Roger Malcolm 4929130 1st Wing Glider Pilot Regt Died (Arnhem) 18/9/1944 Age 20.  Son of Major Rodolphus & Mary Elizabeth Croft of Thorne, Evenjobb.  His brother Godfrey Stuart Croft also died in service.  ARNHEM OOSTERBEEK WAR CEMETERY Evenjobb (St Peters) Church