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1914-1920

 

SMITHJohn

Private 11207, 2/6th Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. Died Sunday 10th January 1915. Aged 17. Enlisted Keith. Son of Mrs. M. R. Smith, of 26, South St., Aberchirder, Huntly. Grave I. 380.

SOUTHGATESamuel Louis

Private 291114, 2nd Bn., The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regt.), Labour Corps. Died on Monday 27th June 1921. Age 42. Husband of Ann Southgate, of 33, Princes St., Bedford. Grave L. 181.

SOUTHGATEWalter Bertie

Lance Corporal 18119, 2nd Bn., Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds on Saturday 16th October 1915. Age 36. Born, resident and enlisted Bedford. Son of Walter and Pheobe Southgate. Grave L. 157.

STACEYWilliam Eldred

[Listed as W H Stacey on CWGC] Private 240447, 10th Battalion, Oxford and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died Saturday 27th January 1917. Enlisted Camberwell, Surrey, resident Wandsworth, Surrey. Formerly 7400, Royal Berkshire Regiment. Grave G. 127.

STANFORDW P

Private 29230, Suffolk Regiment. Died Tuesday 12th November 1918. Grave G. 321.

STARMORE

Francis Henry

Gunner 68505, 154th Hampshire Heavy Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died on Tuesday 23rd October 1917. Age 29. Born and enlisted Bedford, resident Rugby. Son of the late Alfred and Elizabeth Starmore, of Bedford; husband of Henrietta Jane Starmore, of 11, Wellesley St., Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Grave H/5. 199. See also Bedford, All Saints.

STONEBRIDGEA C

Sapper 129439, Royal Engineers. Died Monday 3rd February 1919. Aged 34. Husband of Mrs. Wilshaw (formerly Stonebridge), of 22, Newnham Lane, Goldington Rd., Bedford. Grave I. 464.

TAYLORI W

Private DEAL/8452/5, Royal Marines Labour Corps. Died Monday 22nd October 1917. Grave G. 4II.

THURLEYH

Private 8809, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died on Friday 17th January 1919. Grave K/4. 103.

WARDGeorge Cornwall

Sapper 171734, H.Q. Cable Section, Army Signal Company, Corps of Royal Engineers. Born St Mary's, Bedford and enlisted Bedford. Died of heatstroke Saturday 21st July 1917 in Mesopotamia. Age 22. Son of the late Frederick and Annie Catherine Ward, of 28, Ampthill Rd., Bedford. Buried in BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY, Iraq. Grave XVI. A. 12. Commemorated on the Bedford St Leonards Memorial and Bedford Post Office

WARDHarry

Private 7471, 3rd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died Saturday 6th October 1917 Age 24. Son of Arthur Charles and Ellen Charlotte Warton, of 23, Sandhurst Place, Southend, Bedford. Grave Q. 837.

WARDWalter Jesse

Lance Corporal 554260, 511th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died in a London hospital Wednesday 9th October 1918 from an illness contracted in France. Enlisted Victoria Park, Middlesex, resident Fulham, Middlesex. Son of the late Frederick and Annie Catherine Ward, of 28, Ampthill Rd., Bedford. Grave F/5. 60. Commemorated on the Bedford St Leonards Memorial

WARTONHarry

Private 7471, 3rd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died Saturday 6th October 1917 Age 24. Son of Arthur Charles and Ellen Charlotte Warton, of 23, Sandhurst Place, Southend, Bedford. Grave Q. 837.

WATSONWilliam

Private 2003, 5th Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. Died Saturday 16th January 1915. Aged 18. Born New Pitsligo, Aberdeenshire, enlisted Ellon, Aberdeenshire. Grave I. 359.

WEBB

Edward

Private DM2.227925, Motor Transport Reserve Depot (Grove Park), Royal Army Service Corps. Died in England Monday 15th January 1917/ Born Sea View, Isle of Man, enlisted Kettering, resident Bedford. Only son of Walter and Lizzie Webb of Sea View; husband of Emily Webb. Grave H. 43. See also Bedford St Martin's.

WHALEY

J

Corporal 6126, 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died on Sunday 12th December 1915. Son of the Rev. J. B. and Mrs. F. I. G. Whaley. Served in the South African Campaign. Grave H/4. 40.

WILLIAMSLuther

Driver T4/087228, No. 4 Company, 68th Welsh Division, Royal Army Service Corps. Died Wednesday 6th September 1916. Born Rhondda, enlisted Penzance, resident Bargoed. Formerly 2776, 2/1st Monmouthshire Regiment. Grave I. 290.

WILSONE C 

Second Lieutenant, 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died Friday 4th March 1921. Grave E/3 57. (No photograph)

WINTONGeorge

Private 11445, 6th Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. Died Friday 8th January 1915. Enlisted Huntly, Aberdeenshire. Grave I. 381.

YONNIEG

Private 2751, 7th Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. Died Monday 26th October 1914. Grave I. 376.

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