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FENNY STRATFORD & BLETCHLEY - WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2003 - Transcribed Carolynn Langley; researched Martin Edwards
additional information Philip Richardson

The War Memorial stands in Queensway, Bletchley. It takes the form of square obelisk tapering down to a square plinth, a Sword of Sacrifice is on the front face, the plinth is two stepped with a two-stepped base. The memorial architect was Major Chadwick; the memorial was unveiled 8 January 1921 by Colonel Broome-Giles. Details appeared in the Bucks Advertiser 15 Jnauary 1921, the North Bucks Times 10 February 1920 and the Wolverton Express 14 January 1921. There are sixty nine names listed for World War 1 and twenty five for World War 2.

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THE
GLORIOUS
DEAD
1914-1918
1939-1945

1914-1918

ASHTON E A
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BALDWIN Bertie Edward
Rifleman S/2205, 12th Battalion, Rifle Briagde (The Prince Consort's Own). Killed in action 29th June 1916. Aged 22. Born Fenny Stratford, enlisted London, resident Bletchley. Son of Arthur E. and Ada Baldwin, of Fenny Stratford, Bucks. Buried in VLAMERTINGHE MILITARY CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot III. Row D. Grave 15.
BALDWIN Frederick Chalres
Second Lieutenant, 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds 11 May 1918. Aged 26. Son of Robert Henry and Emma Elizabeth Baldwin, of 42, Albert St., Bletchley, Bucks. Born at Fenny Stratford. Buried in ESQUELBECQ MILITARY CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot I. Row D. Grave 3.
BARDEN Frank [Humphrey]
Lance Corporal 20413, 6th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 19th July 1916. Born and resident Bletchley, enlisted Liverpool. Buried in RUE-PETILLON MILITARY CEMETERY, FLEURBAIX, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row K. Grave 82.
BARDEN S
No further information currently available
BARDEN Wilfred
Private 266241, 2nd/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 31st March 1918. Enlisted Aylesbury, resident Bletchley. No known grave. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panel 50 and 51.
BATTAMS Edward Charlie
Corporal 3316, 2nd/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 19th July 1916. Aged 20. Enlisted Aylesbury, resident Bletchley. Son of Edward and Elizabeth Battams, of 29, Tavistock St., Bletchley, Bucks. o known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 83 to 85.
BENBOW George Morris
Private 5566, 1st/14th (County of London) Battalion (London Scottish), London Regiment. Killed in action 1st July 1916. Aged 20. Enlisted London, resident Bletchley. Son of William George and Elizabeth Jane Benbow, of 5, Regent St., Bletchley, Bucks. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 9 C and 13 C.
BETTS Archibald [Thomas]
Private 22516, 8th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds 30th September 1916. Aged 19. Born and resident Bletchley, enlisted Bedford. Son of James and Selina Betts. Buried in GROVE TOWN CEMETERY, MEAULTE, Somme, France. Plot I. Row K. Grave 19.
BIGGS Horace [William]
Private 3469, 2nd/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died of wounds 25th July 1916. Enlisted Aylesbury, resident Bletchley. Buried in ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot XIV. Row E. Grave 6A.
BREWER Sidney William
Private T/1807, 1st/5th Battalion, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment). Died on service in Mesopotamia 26 August 1916. Born Newport Pagnell, Bucks, resident Bletchley, Bucks, enlisted Ashford, Kent. Son of William John Brewer, of 53, Bletchley Rd., Bletchley, Bucks. In the 1911 census he was was aged 17, born Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire, son of William John and Kate Brewer (nee Bolton), a Draper's Shop Assistant, resident 37, Albert Street, Fenny Stratford, Buckinghamshire. Buried in AMARA WAR CEMETERY, Iraq. Plot XIV. Row E. Grave 3.
BRIDGE J
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BROOKS Harold [Frederick]
[Spelt BROOKES on SDGW] Sergeant S/2199, 12th Battalion, Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own). Killed in action 22nd September 1917. Aged 25. Born and resident Fenny Stratford, enlisted London. Brother of Mr. W. D. Brookes, of 170, St. James' Park Rd., Northampton. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 145 to 147.
BUXTON Gurney White

Captain, 1st/2nd South Midland Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died on service 9 September 1915. Aged 46. Son of the late Samuel and Jane Lawson Buxton. In the 1901 census he was aged 32, and in the 1911 census aged 41, he was born Camberwell, Surrey, unmarried, a Medical Practitioner, resident Ivydene, High Street, Simpson, Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire. Registered as a Medical Praqctioner 14 December 1891, Member of Royal College of Surgeons, England, 1891 and Licentiate Royal College of Physicians, London, 1891. No known grave. Commemorated at HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey (including Gallipoli). Panel 201 and 202 or 236 to 239 and 328. See also Milton Keynes Heritage - Hero Doctor and the Dardanelles - Dr. Gurney White Buxton

Extract from Buckingham Advertiser and Free Press - Saturday 16 June 1917:

THE LATE CAPTAIN G. W. BUXTON.

The near relatives the late Captain Gurney White Buxton, R.A.M.C., have just had erected in St. Martin's Church, Fenny Stratford, a bronze tablet to his memory. For 23 years Dr. Buxton was a general medical practitioner in the town, and joined the Territorial Ambulance some years ago. With his unit he proceeded to the Dardanelles and the Gallipoli Peninsula, there contracting the illness from which died at sea in September, 1915. Dr. Buxton was member of the Royal College of Surgeons and Licentiate of the Royal College of Physicians, London.

Extract from Buckingham Advertiser and Free Press - Saturday 2 October 1915:

MEMORIAL SERVICE.

St. Martin Church was filled by large congregation on Monday evening, when a memorial service was conducted by the Vicar (the Rev. J. H. Firminger) for the late Dr. Gurney White Buxton, who died about three weeks previously from illness contracted while on active service with the Royal Army Medical Corps at the Dardanelles. The service was quite short, but fully choral, consisting of the 90th Psalm, the hymns ’‘On the Resurrection morning.’’ ’‘A few more years shall roll,” and “Alleluia, Alleluia,” and a portion of the lesson from Corinthians I. out of the Church of England Burial Service, with the collects and prayers. Mr. C. Berwick wasat the organ, and at the close of the service played the Dead March in “Saul.’’ Muffled peals were rung on the church bells. Amongst the congregation were representatives of the public bodies of which Dr. Buxton had served—the School Managers, tho local Higher Education Committee (Mr. T. Marchant and Mr. J. Vaughan,) Inspector Callaway and Sergeant Sneeling of the Bucks Constabulary, and a strong representation from St. Martin’s Lodge of Freemasons, of which he was a Past Master, these being Lieut.-Colonel A. Finlay, P.M., Mr. D. C. Edward, P.M., Mr. C. Wadhams, P.M., the present Worshipful Master (Bro. J. S. Harnett), Bro. C. Berwick. S.W., Bro. H. T. Fracy, S.D., Bro. W. Mayfield. J.D.. Bro. C. Bourne, I.G., Bro. H. T. Clarke, Steward, and Bro. H. A. Staniford.

CHARTER Albert
Private 20639, 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 21st September 1918. Born and resident Bletchley, enlisted Bedford. No known grave. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 4 and 5.
COOK Herbert
Private 66235, 11th Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps. Killed in action 11th May 1917. Born and enlisted Bletchley. Buried in CRUMP TRENCH BRITISH CEMETERY, FAMPOUX, Pas de Calais, France. Special Memorial A. 3.
COX John
Private 2585, 2nd/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died of wounds 25th July 1916. Aged 18. Enlisted Bletchley, resident Fenny Stratford. Buried in MERVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot XI. Row B. Grave 20.
CRANE Horace Edward
Acting Company Quartermaster Sergeant 50807, "C" Company, 1st Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action 30th August 1918. Aged 28. Born St. Martin's, Bucks., enlisted Oxford, resident Bletchley. Husband of Beatrice Violet Crane, of 28, Duncombe St., Bletchley, Bucks. Formerly 13387, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Buried in VIS-EN-ARTOIS BRITISH CEMETERY, HAUCOURT, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VI. Row E. Grave 26.
CRANWELL Edmund Percy
Private 5170, 14th (County of London) Battalion (London Scottish), London Regiment. Killed in action 7th June 1916. Aged 19. Enlisted London, resident Bletchley. Son of William James and Elizabeth Cranwell, of II, Brooklands Rd., Bletchley, Bucks. Buried in HEBUTERNE MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row G. Grave 5.
CUTLER Harold
Rifleman S/2200, 12th Battalion, 2th Battalion, Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own). Killed in action 25th September 1915. Aged 22. Born Fenny Stratford, enlisted London, resident Bletchley. Son of Mrs. Annie Cutler, of "Annis-croft", Buckingham Rd., Bletchley, Bucks. No known grave. Commemorated on PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 10.
DANIEL Frederick John
Lance Corporal 650913, 21st (County of London) Battalion (1st Surrey Rifles), London Regiment. Killed in action 30th March 1918. Aged 27. Enlisted Camberwell, resident Romford. Son of William Daniel and Emily Daniel nee White of 16, Oxford Street, Bletchley. Buried in DAMASCUS COMMONWEALTH WAR CEMETERY, Syria. Plot/Row/Section F. Grave 18.
DAY George Edward
Private 42625, 1st Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment. Killed in action 22nd October 1916. Aged 19. Born Fenny Stratford, enlisted and resident Bletchley. Son of George and Louisa Eleanor Day, of 16, High St., Bletchley, Bucks. Formerly 22877, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 5 A and 6 C.
DOYLE A
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FENNEMORE Ernest Hubert
[Spelt FENNYMORE on SDGW] Private 33457, 6th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 16th August 1917. Aged 19. Born Fenny Stratford, enlisted Oxford, resident Bletchley. Son of Mr. and Mrs. E. Fennemore, of 21, Victoria Rd., Fenny Stratford, Bletchley, Bucks. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 96 to 98.
FRENCH Arthur
Sergeant 201365, 1st/4th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 19th April 1917. Aged 20. Enlisted Oxford, resident Bletchley. Son of William and Jane French, of Tudor House, Western Rd., Bletchley, Bucks. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 10 A and 10 D.
GARNER James William
Guardsman 29454, 2nd Battalion Grenadier Guards. Died of wounds 12 April 1918. Aged 20. Son of Mrs. Annie S. Garner, of 70, Duncombe St., Bletchley, Bucks. He was previously employed by London & North Western Railway at the Locomotive Department, Bletchley as a cleaner. In the 1901 census he was aged 2, born Bow Brickhill, Buckinghamshire, resident with his parents, James and Annie Garner, at Nursery Cottages, Water Eaton Road, Fenny Stratford, Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire. In the 1911 census he was aged 12, born Bow Brickhill, Buckinghamshire, at school, resident with his parents, James and Annie Garner, at 20 Railway Terrace, Fenny Stratford, Buckinghamshire. Buried at ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot XXIX. Row A. Grave 19A.
GOODMAN Herbert Thomas
Acting Sergeant WR/289130, 115th Railway Company, Royal Engineers. Died in Egypt 28th September 1918. Aged 33. Enlisted London, resident Bletchley. Son of Alfred and Roda Goodman, of 59, Napier St., Bletchley, Bucks. Buried in GAZA WAR CEMETERY, Israel. Plot XXXII. Row G. Grave 6.
GUESS William
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GURNEY Francis William
Rifleman Z/2264, 4th Battalion, Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own). Killed in action 16th March 1915 in France & Flanders. Age 20. Born and resident Bletchley, enlisted Rugby. Son of Frank Washington Gurney, and Ellen E. J. Gurney, of 11, Duncombe St., Fenny Stratford. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 1 D.
HILL Cyril [Ralph]
Private 192242, 42nd Battalion, Canadian Infantry. Died of wounds 9 October 1916; he was severely wounded in operations near Courcelette on 7th of October, 1916, while on duty with a covering party to the Engineers. He received attention and was afetrwards taken to 2/1st South Midland Casualty Clearing Station where he died two days later. Aged 20. Son of John and Lucy Hill, of Bletchley, Bucks. Attested 10 August 1915 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, born 5 October 1896 in Simpson, Buckinghamshire, son of Lucy Hill, of Rose Cottage, Simpson Road, Bletchley, Buckinghamshire. Box maker by trade. Unmarried. Height 5 feet 7½ inches, 140 lbs, chest 36-39 inches, dark com-plexion, brown eyes, dark hair, religious denomination Wesleyan. Arrived with C.E.F. in England 29 May 1916 aboard S.S. Empress of Britain, landed in France 18 August 1916. Buried in WARLOY-BAILLON COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot VIII. Row B. Grave 22. National Archives of Canada Accession Reference: Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF), RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 4345 - 52
HOLTON George
2nd Corporal 161184, 42nd Signal Company, Royal Engineers. Died from Tuberculosis in Park Hospital, Hither Green, London S.E., 13 January 1920. Aged 27. Son of Joseph and Jane Holton, of 1 Brent Cottages, Stonebridge Park, Willesden, London N.W.; husband of Sarah Catherine Alder Holton, of 21, Park Street, Bletchley, Bucks., married 15 September 1919. Attested 10 December 1915, aged 23 years 5 months, resident 27 Oxford Street, Bletchley, Buckinghamshire, appointed 27 April 1916 at Fenny Stratford Signal Depot. Before enlisting he was a Sorting Clerk and Telegraphist for the Post Office. Served in France from 10 August 1916 to 20 March 1919. Buried in BLETCHLEY CEMETERY, Buckinghamshire. Section NC. Grave 36.
IVENS Frank Harold
Second Lieutenant Acting Captain, 11th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. Killed in action 21st October 1916. Aged 29. Son of the late John William Howe Ivens, of Dunstable, Beds. Commemorated on THEIPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 7 C.
JACKMAN Thomas
Private 33463, 6th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 20th September 1917 in France & Flanders. Aged 19. Born Fenny Stratford, enlisted Oxford, resident Bletchley. Son of Henry and Mary Jackman, of 61, High St., Bletchley. Buried in BARD COTTAGE CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot IV. Row H. Grave 40.
JANES Charles [William]
Private 24224, 2nd Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action 9th October 1917 in France & Flanders. Aged 27. Born Soulbury, Buckinghamshire, enlisted Aylesbury, resident Hollingdon, Bedfordshire (sic). Son of Mrs. E. Janes, of 27, Oxford St., Bletchley, Bucks. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 23 to 28 and 163A
JORDAN Arthur Richard
Private 702524, 23rd (County of London) Battalion, London Regiment. Died 16th September 1918 in France & Flanders. Aged 20. Enlisted and resident Bletchley. Son of Mr. R. Jordan, of Bletchley, Bucks. Formerly 20772, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Buried in VALENCIENNES (ST. ROCH) COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot V Row F Grave 4.
KING Frank
Private G/18304, 11th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). Killed in action 7th October 1916 in France & Flanders. Born Bletchley, enlisted and resident Acton, London W. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 11 C
KITCHENER, DCM Harold George
[Listed as H J Kitchener on memorial] Sergeant 43723, 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wouinds 30th August 1918. Born Loughton, enlisted Bletchley. Awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal (D.C.M.). Formerly 19469, Bedfordshire Regiment. Buried in DAOURS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot VII. Row A. Grave 51.
LANGLEY J
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LITCHFIELD Joseph Sidney
Private 2631, 2nd/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died 8th September 1916 in France & Flanders. Aged 20. Enlisted Beltchley, resident Fenny Stratford. Son of John and Ann Litchfield, of 72, Victoria Rd., Fenny Stratford, Bucks. Buried in MERVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Nord, France. Plot I Row A Grave 12.
LORD Victor George

Private 12702, 7th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died 9 May 1917. Baptised 25 June 1891 in Towcester, Northamptonshire, son of Robert Thomas and Annie Lord. In the 1901 census he was aged 10, born Fenny Stratford, Bucks., resident with his grandparents, William and Emma Lord, at High Street, Fenny Stratford, Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire. In the 1911 census he was aged 20, born Fenny Stratford, Bucks., a Brush Maker, resident with his grandparents, William and Emma Lord, at 13, Tavistock Road, Fenny Stratford, Buckinghamshire. No known grave. Commemorated at DOIRAN MEMORIAL, Greece. Addenda Panel.

Extract from National Roll of the Great War 1914-1918, Voluime XII - Bedford & Northampton:

LORD, V. G., Private, 7th Oxford. and Bucks. L.I.
Volunteering in September 1914, he was drafted to France twelve months later, but after a few weeks' service in the Albert sector, was transferred to Salonika, where he took part in heavy fighting on the Vardar and Doiran fronts. He was reported missing on May 9th, 1917, and is now believed to have been killed in action. He was entitled to the 1914-15 Star, and the General Service and Victory Medals.
13, Tavistock Road, Bletchley, Bucks.
Z3374 /A.
MASON J P
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MORRIS H J
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MORRIS Sydney Spencer

Private 34951, 14th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action 27th September 1918 in France & Flanders. Born Wolverton in 1898, enlisted Bletchley. Son of Mark and Annie (nee Cowley) Morris. Formerly 286469, Queen's Own Oxfordshire Hussars. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 3.

Photograph Copyright © Mary Brennan 2006

MUNDAY, MM [William] Henry
Gunner 198285, " C " Battery, 286th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died of wounds in United Kingdom 9th November 1918. Aged 20. Born Fenny Stratford, enlisted Bletchley. Son of Mr. and Mrs. E. Munday, of Rogate, Peterfield, Hants. Awarded the Military Medal (M.M.). Buried in BLETCHLEY CEMETERY, Buckinghamshire. Grave OC. 184D. See also Fenny Stratford/Bletchley Cemetery
NICHOLLS F
[Not on memorial but listed by IWM] No further information currently available
PAGE Victor Reginald Lenard
Private 16004, 8th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died 6th December 1918 in Bulgaria. Aged 23. Son of James and Elizabeth Page, of 35, Aylesbury St., Bletchley, Bucks. Buried in SOFIA WAR CEMETERY, Bulgaria. Plot III Row B Grave 5.
PERRY Harry L
Lance Corporal 10123, 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 16th June 1915 in France & Flanders. Born Fenny Stratford, enlisted and resident Bedford. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 10 and 11
PERRY Thomas Charles
Private 23280, 2nd Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 13th November 1916 in France & Flanders. Born Water Eaton, Buckinghamshire, enlisted Bletchley. Formerly 21202, Somerset Light Infantry. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 10 A and 10 D
PURCELL Frederick Thomas
Lance Corporal 16038, 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 17th August 1916 in France & Flanders. Aged 34. Born Bletchley, enlisted Oxford. Son of Mary Ann Purcell, of 47, Park St., Bletchley, and the late Thomas Purcell; husband of Alice Rose Purcell, of 150, Western Rd., Bletchley, Bucks. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 11 A and 11 D
QUINBY William John
Private 9400, 1st Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died 4th June 1916 in Mesopotamia. Aged 23. Born Fenny Stratford, enlisted Oxford, resident Bletchley. Son of Daniel and Lizzie Quinby, of 18, Albert St., Bletchley, Bucks. Commemorated on BASRA MEMORIAL, Iraq. Panel 26 and 63.
READ Sydney Llewlyn
Private 22754, 4th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds Monday 30th April 1917 in France & Flanders. Aged 24. Born Bletchley, enlisted Bedford, resident Stevenage, Hertfordshire. Son of Alfred Charles Read; husband of Edith Ellen Read, of Chapel Cleeve, Washford, Somerset. Native of Northampton. His father Alfred Read was a local Station Master (being night Station Master at Bletchley in 1896). Also in 1887 Alfred created controversy in Bletchley by standing as a candidate for, and being elected to, the newly formed school board. Buried in AUBIGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, . Plot II. Row J. Grave 43.

Photograph Copyright © Margaret Goodall 2016

RICHARDSON Thomas G
probably Thomas George RICHARDSON, Private 22079, 6th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds 17th July 1916 in France & Flanders. Born Ravenstone, enlisted Bedford, resident Weston Underwood. Buried in HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L'ABBE, Somme, France. Plot II Row D Grave 6.
ROSE A
[Not on memorial but listed by IWM] No further information currently available
ROSE G H
[Not on memorial but listed by IWM] No further information currently available
ROWE Alfred Stanley
Private 74557, 101st Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died of wounds 11th October 1918 in France & Flanders. Born Wapping, Essex, enlisted Bletchley, resident Fenny Stratford. Buried in ROCQUIGNY-EQUANCOURT ROAD BRITISH CEMETERY, MANANCOURT, Somme, France. Plot XIV Row C Grave 14.
SCOTT Jesse
Rifleman B/201415, 1st Battalion Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own). Killed in action 29th August 1918 in France & Flanders. Aged 25. Born and resident Bletchley, enlisted Stratford, Essex. Son of Mr. and Mrs. W. Scott, of "Ferndale", 7, Osborne St., Bletchley, Bucks. Formerly S/4/072332, Royal Army Service Corps. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 10.
SOUSTER William B
Private 266017, 2nd/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 22nd August 1917 in France & Flanders. Enlisted Ayelesbury, resident Fairford, Gloucestershire. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 96 to 98.
SOUTHWELL Harold
Private 12682, 11th Battalion, King's (Liverpool Regiment). Killed in action 28th August 1915 in France & Flanders. Aged 19. Born Bletchley, enlisted Liverpool, resident Hampstead, London. Son of Edward Henry and Ellen Southwell (now Chappell), of 9, Osborne St., Bletchley. Native of Bletchley, Bucks. Buried in ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot IV Row D Grave 3.
STEVENS Harry James
Private 10315, 5th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 1st August 1915 in France & Flanders. Aged 20. Born and resident Bletchley, enlisted Oxford. Son of Mrs. Ellen Stevens, of 3, Church St., Bletchley, Bucks. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 37 and 39.
TAYLOR John
[Listed as Private 37805 on CWGC] Private 17805, 14th Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment. Killed in action 22nd October 1917 in France & Flanders. Born Maidstone, Kent, enlisted Malvern, Wocrstershire, resident Bletchley. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 75 to 77.
THOROGOOD Walter
[Listed as A THOROGOOD on memorial] Private 29202, 6th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 20th September 1917 in France & Flanders. Born and resident Bletchley, enlisted Watford. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 96 to 98.
THURLOW Albert [Verney]
Sergeant 22567, 6th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 20th September 1917 in France & Flanders. Born Fenny Stratford, enlisted Bletchley. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 96 to 98.
TOWNSEND, MM George
[Spelt TOWNSHEND on memorial] Corporal 21558 [SDGW] or 61558 [CWGC], 25th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action 27th May 1918 in France & Flanders. Born and resident Bletchley, enlisted Swindon. Formerly 12782, Wiltshire Regiment. Awarded the Military Medal (M.M.). Commemorated on SOISSONS MEMORIAL, Aisne, France.
VASEY Francis John
Private 3226, 11th Battalion, Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Killed in action by a machine gun bullet through the heart, near Pozieres, 25 July 1916. Aged 24. Born 21 September 1890 and baptised 30 October 1890 in Wing, Buckinghamshire, son of Robert and Emma Vasey. Son of Mrs. Emma Vasey, of 27, Bletchley Road, Bletchley, Buckinghamshire. Emigrated aged 20. In England he was a Clerk to a Corn Merchant, in Australia he was a farmer. He emigrated 31 January 1911, departed London for Adelaide, South Australia, aboard the "Commonwealth", aged 20, a Miller by trade. In the 1891 vensus he was new born, born Buckinghamshire, resident with his mother, Emma vasey, in Aylesbury Road, Wing, Leighton Buzzard, Buckinghamshire. In the 1901 census he was aged 10, born Wing, Buckinghamshire, resident with his parents, Robert and Emma Vasey, in Aylesbury Road, Wing, Buckinghamshire. No known grave. Commemorated at VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Australian Circular and Australian Red Cross Wounded and Missing File
WALLINGER Henry J
Private 9537, 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 26th October 1914 in France & Flanders. Born and resident Fenny Stratford, enlisted Leighton Buzzard. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 31 and 33.
WALLSGROVE J
[Not on memorial but listed by IWM] No further information currently available
WARR A T
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WARR Benjamin William Green
Private 4331, 2nd/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 19th July 1916 in France & Flanders. Aged 22. Born Gayton, Northmaptonshire, enlisted Aylesbury, resident Bletchley. Son of Thos. and Sarah Warr, of 9, Windsor St., Bletchley, Bucks. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 83 to 85. See also Bletchley St Mary.
WHATLEY Reginald
Private 26171, 2nd/7th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action 19th August 1918 in France & Flanders. Aged 19. Born and enlisted Bletchley. Son of John and Emily Whatley, of Bletchley, Bucks. Buried in TANNAY BRITISH CEMETERY, THIENNES, Nord, France. Plot 5 Row D Grave 11.
WHITE Sidney W
Private 13865, 7th Battalion, Duke of Edinburgh's (Wiltshire Regiment). Killed in action 24th April 1917 in Salonika. Aged 24. Born and resident Bletchley, enlisted Wolverton. Son of Edwin and Sarah White, of 8, Brooklands Rd. Bletchley, Bucks. Formerly 14138, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Commemorated on DOIRAN MEMORIAL, Greece.
WHITING George
Private 10825, 4th Battalion, Canadian Infantry. Died 17 July 1918. Born 14 December 1880 in Bletchley. Next of kin Edward Chas. Whiting, of 9 Oxford Street, Bletchley, Bucks. Occupation Marble Cutter. Unmarried. Attested 22 August 1914 at Valcartier, Quebec, Canada, aged 33, height 5 feet 4 inches, chest 36½ inches, fair complexion, blue eyes, light brown hair, religious denomination Wesleyan (Methodist). In the 1901 census he was aged 21, son of Edward and Eliza Whiting, a Stone Mason, born Leighton Buzzard, bedfordshire, resident 9, Oxford Street, Fenny Stratford, Buckinghamshire. Buried in the new part of BLETCHLEY CEMETERY, Bletchley. Section OC. Grave 29C. National Archives of Canada Accesssion Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 10321 - 10
WINGFIELD A
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WRIGHT Charles Henry [Harry]
Private 36205, 2nd/4th Battalion, Princess Charlotte of Wales's (Royal Berkshire Regiment). Died of wounds 6th December 1917 in France & Flanders. Aged 35. Born Newport Pagenll, enlisted Bletchley. Son of Mr. and Mrs. E. Wright, of Newport Pagnell, Bucks; husband of Bertha Maud Wright, of 58, Duncombe St., Bletchley, Bucks. Buried in ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN, Seine-Maritime, France. Grave Reference P. V. K. 13B.
1939 - 1945
BARBER Vincent
Serjeant 7687566, Intelligence Corps. Died 8 July 1941. Aged 26. Son of Herbert Henry and Mabel Dorling Barber, of Bletchley. B.A. Hons. Buried in BLETCHLEY CEMETERY, Buckinghamshire. New Part. Grave 651.
BARDEN Leslie [Lawrence]
Private 5954291, 1st Battalion, The Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire). Died in Italy 8 February 1944. Aged 31. Born Oxfordshire, resident Buckinghamshire. Son of Percy Henry and Rose Edith Barden, of Bletchley, Buckinghamshire; husband of Vera Barden, of Bletchley. Buried in ANZIO WAR CEMETERY, Italy. Plot II. Row L. Grave 12.
BOWLER Ronald
Gunner 943435, 148 (The Bedfordshire Yeomanry) Field Regiment, Royal Artillery. Died 17 April 1944 as a Japanese Prisoner of War. Aged 26. Born and resident Buckinghamshire. Son of Charles William and Lottie Bowler, of Bletchley, Buckinghamshire. Buried in THANBYUZAYAT WAR CEMETERY, Myanmar (Burma). Plot B3. Row A. Grave 3.
BREEDON Frank
[Transcribed as BREEDEN] Fusilier 5956850, 8th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). Died 9 May 1943. Aged 26. Born and resident Buckinghamshire. Son of Thomas and Florence Breedon, of Bletchley, Buckinghamshire. Buried in ENFIDAVILLE WAR CEMETERY, Tunisia. Plot III. Row B. Grave 13.
BURGESS Alfred Edward
Private 14345491, 2nd Battalion, The Wiltshire Regiment (Duke Of Edinburgh's). Died in Italy 10 June 1944. Aged 35. Born Northamptonshire, resident Buckinghamshire. No known grave. Commemorated on CASSINO MEMORIAL, Italy. Panel 10.
CATTERALL A
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CHAMBERS W G
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CHEW G L
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CLEMENTS Albert Henry Thomas
Aircraftman 2nd Class 1633897, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 25 October 1942. Aged 19. Son of Albert Jubilee Clements and May Harriett Clements, of Bletchley. Buried in BLETCHLEY CEMETERY, Buckinghamshire. New Part. Grave 1023. See also Fenny Stratford/Bletchley Cemetery
EASTAFF Frederick
Private 5832569, 5th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died as a Japanese Prisoner of War 12 September 1944 when the Prisoner of War Transport Ship Rakuyo Maru was sunk off East Hainan Island when torpedoed by US Submarine Sealion. Aged 31. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Eastaff, of Bletchley, Buckinghamshire. No known grave. Commemorated on SINGAPORE MEMORIAL, Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore. Column 55.
GOODWIN Herbert Robert
Private 5952073, 8th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Died 28 May 1940. Aged 21. Son of William and Nellie Goodwin, of Bletchley, Buckinghamshire. Buried in BAS-WARNETON (NEERWAASTEN) COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Hainaut, Belgium. Grave 11.
GRACE H
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HARRIS Walter Colin
Private 5950327, 5th Battalion, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment. Died as a Japanese prisoner of War 1 September 1943. Aged 28. Son of William and Ada Harris; husband of Vera Muriel Harris, of Bletchley, Buckinghamshire. Buried in KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY, Thailand. Plot 4. Row B. Grave 35.
HAYNES Joseph Reginald
Aircraftman 2nd Class 1697193, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 22 November 1942. Aged 50. Son of Joseph and Eva Jane Haynes; husband of Annie Louisa Haynes, of Bletchley. Buried in BLETCHLEY CEMETERY, Buckinghamshire. New Part. Grave 641.
LEVICK J W T
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LINGARD A
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LOVELL G W
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MEADOWS Peter Eric
[Transcribed as MEADOW] Ordinary Signalman LT/JX 172324, H.M. Trawler Rifsnes, Royal Naval Patrol Service. Died 20 May 1940. Aged 22. Son of Arthur Thomas and Nora Frances Meadows, of Bletchley, Buckinghamshire. No known grave. Commemorated on LOWESTOFT NAVAL MEMORIAL, Suffolk. Panel 3, Column 1.
NURSAW Frank
Private 5377902, 1st Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died 28 May 1940. Aged 34. Son of George William Nursaw, and of Kate Nursaw, of Bletchley, Buckinghamshire. Buried in BISSEGEM COMMUNAL CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Felgium. Row C. Grave 4.
PAYNE J E
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PERRY Harold Ernest
Sergeant (Pilot) 1216130, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died Thursday, 7th May 1942. Buried in the new part of BLETCHLEY CEMETERY, Bletchley. New Part. Grave 1042.
PERRY Kenneth Harold Walter
Private 5954964, 1st Battalion, The Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire). Died 15 February 1944. Aged 28. Son of George and Elizabeth Perry; husband of Freda Betty Perry, of Bletchley, Buckinghamshire. Buried in ANZIO WAR CEMETERY, Italy. Plot II. Row S. Grave 8.
SHEPHERD John [Thomas]
Trooper 14227439, 107th (5th Battalion, The King's Own Royal Regiment [Lancaster]) Regiment, Royal Armoured Corps. Died 14 August 1944. Aged 20. Son of Eli George and Avis Shepherd, of Bletchley, Buckinghamshire. Buried in BANNEVILLE-LA-CAMPAGNE WAR CEMETERY, Calvados, France. Plot XI. Row C. Grave 21.
SOUTHWELL Frederick Harold
Marine CH/X 108839, Royal Marines. Died 7 February 1944. Buried in the new part of BLETCHLEY CEMETERY, Bletchley. New Part. Grave 1004.
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