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CAMBRIDGE GUILDHALL WAR MEMORIAL
WORLD WAR 1 - SURNAMES - T

World War 1 detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Martin Edwards 2014

Listed here are the surnames from the Guildhall Roll of Honour and to be also found on other memorials within the county.

Inscription on the Cambridge Guildhall World War 1 memorial
Photograph Copyright © Mary Naylor 2013
TABOR Benjamin [Henry]
Lance Sergeant 325720, 1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Killed in action 30th March 1918. Aged 19. Born and enlisted Cambridge. Son of John O. and Elfreda C. Tabor, of 75, Selwyn Rd, Newnham, Cambridge. Formerly 2429, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Awarded Military Medal (M.M.). In the 1911 census he is listed as benjamin Henry Tabor, aged 12, son of John Astorne and Elfrida Caroline Tabor, at school, born Cherry Hinton, resident with his parents at 36 Selwyn Road, Barton Road, Cambridge. No known grave. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL Somme, France. Panel 84 and 85. See also Cambridge St Marks
TABOR Gus
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TABOR T A
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TALL [John] Jeffrey
Second Lieutenant, 4th Battalion, Devonshire Regiment. Killed in action 15 February 1918. Aged 28. Son of George Jeffery and Elizabeth Jane Tall, of 4, Albert Place, Maudlin Rd., Totnes, Devon. In the 1911 census he was a boarder, aged 21, Assistant School Master, born Totnes, Devon, resident Mill End, Cherry Hinton. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 38 to 40. See also Cambridge St Luke's
TARRANT George
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TATHAM Arthur Edwin
Private 325719, 1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Killed in action 15 November 1917. Aged 23. Born and enlisted Cambridge. Son of Thomas and Susan Tatham, of 68, York St., Cambridge. Formerly 2428, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Buried in HOOGE CRATER CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot XIV. Row B. Grave 9. See also Cambridge St Matthew's
TAYLOR Arthur Russell
Rifleman 49429 1st Battalion, Rifle Brigade. Died of wounds Saturday 2nd November 1918. Aged 18. Born, enlisted and resident Cambridge. Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. R. Taylor, of 19, Orchard St., Cambridge. Buried in CAMBRAI EAST MILITARY CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot I. Row B. Grave 27. See also Cambridge St Andrew the Great
TAYLOR Charles
Private 3910, 1st/1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment died at home 28 January 1917. Aged 25. EnListed Cambridge. Husband of A. Hiner (formerly Taylor), of 60, High St., Chesterton. Buried near North-West bondary in CHESTERTON (ST. ANDREW) CHURCHYARD, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom. See also Chesterton
TAYLOR E W
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TAYLOR Ernest James
Private 10091, 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. 5th Division. Killed in action near Bethune 20th October 1914. Aged 20. Born Chesterton. Enlisted Bedford. Resident Cambridge. Son of Mr & Mrs J Taylor of 10, Gloucester Street, Castle Street, Cambridge. In the 1911 census he is the son of John & Ellen Eliza Taylor, aged 17, a farm labourer, born Chesterton, resident 10 Gloucester Street, Cambridge. No known grave. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 10 and 11. See also Cambridge St Giles
TAYLOR Henry Haylock
Private 9585, 9th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment transferred to Sergeant 543109, Labour Corps. Died 17th January 1919. Aged 47. Son of William Taylor, of Cambridge; husband of Susan Nichols (formerly Taylor), of Ivy House, 26, Russell St., Cambridge. His only son Harry William Taylor also died and is listed below. Buried in MILL ROAD CEMETERY, CAMBRIDGE, Cambridgeshire. Section XIII. Grave 40. See also Cambridge St Paul's

TAYLOR, MM

Harry William

Sergeant 8741, 2nd Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died of wounds 14th June 1917. Aged 22. Born and enlisted Cambridge. Son of the late Lce. Cpl. Henry Haylock Taylor (Suffolk Regt.), of Cambridge (see above); husband of Frances K. M. Taylor, of 24, St. John's Rd., Ely, Cambs. Awarded the Military Medal (M.M.). Buried in DUISANS BRITISH CEMETERY, ETRUN, Pas de Calais, France. Plot IV. Row J. Grave 40. See also Cambridge St Paul's

He was on the front line from 15 August 1914. In 1911 he was a Butchers’ Errand Boy, aged 15, born Cambridge, living with his family at 2 Russell Cotts Street, St Andrew the Less, Cambridge. His father, Henry Haylock, was aged 39, a Carman, and his mother was a Laundress, aged 41; they had been married 19 years. His siblings were Gladys Minnie, aged 17, a Domestic Servant, Ada Victoria, aged 13, Harriett Elizabeth, aged 10 and Dorothy Ethel, aged 7, all at school. All family members were born In Cambridge.

TEBBUTT

Oswald Neville

Captain, 1st/1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Killed in action at St. Eloi (wounded in leg, then shot in the head) 15th March 1915. Aged 25. Born Cambridge. Commissioned into 1st Cambridgeshire Regiment 12th September 1912. In 1915 he was 2/IC ‘B’ Company. Eldest son of Lieutenant Colonel Louis Tebbutt and Edith Neville Goodman Tebbutt, 4, Salisbury Villas, Station Road, Cambridge. Graduate of McGill University, Montreal. Buried in DICKEBUSCH NEW MILITARY CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Section B. Grave 40. See also Cambridge St Paul's

TEBBUTT

Roger Joseph

Captain, 1st/1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Killed in action 24th AUgust 1918. Aged 24. Born Cambridge 1894. Educated Marlborough and King’s College (1912), Cambridge. Cadet, Marlborough 1911-1913. B.A. Cambridge University. Commissioned 30th September 1912. Wounded twice with Cambridgeshire Regiment. Later attached to Essex Regiment a few days before attack of 23rd August 1918. Wounded in hand, but carried on, then hit by shell and killed. Second son of Lieutenant Colonel Louis Tebbutt and Edith Neville Goodman Tebbutt, 4, Salisbury Villas, Station Road, Cambridge. Buried in ALBERT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot I. Row S. Grave 7. See also Cambridge St Paul's

THACKER Alfred E
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THAXTER Christopher
Private 326839, 1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Killed in action 14 October 1916. Aged 23. Born and enlisted Cambridge. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Thaxter, of 147, Sturton St., Cambridge. Formerly 4614, Cambridgeshire Regiment. In the 1911 census he was aged 17, born Cambridge, a Tailor's Apprentice, resident with his parents, Charles and Eliza Thaxter, and his brother, Robert (below), at 147, Sturton Street Cambridge. In the 1901 census he was aged 14, born Cambridgeshire, an Errand Boy, resident with his parents, Charles and Eliza Thaxter, and his brother, Robert (below), at 147, Sturton Street Cambridge. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 16 B. See also Cambridge St Matthew's
THAXTER Robert
Lance Corporal 14139, 8th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 29 September 1916. Born and enlisted Cambridge. In the 1911 census he was aged 22, born Cambridge, a General Labourer, resident with his parents, Charles and Eliza Thaxter, and his brother, Christopher (above), at 147, Sturton Street Cambridge. In the 1901 census he was aged 12, born Cambridgeshire, resident with his parents, Charles and Eliza Thaxter, and his brother, Christopher (above), at 147, Sturton Street Cambridge. Originally enlisted as Private 2769, in the 3rd Battalion, Suffolk Regiment, born St Phillip's, Cambridge, resident St Matthew, Cambridge. Attested 7 Mar 1904, aged 17 years 8 months, labourer by trade, unmarried, height 5 feet 33/8 inches, weight 98lbs, chest 30 inches, fair complexion, grey eyes, brown hair, religious denomination Church of England, discharged 6 March 1910. Buried in MILL ROAD CEMETERY, THIEPVAL, Somme, France. Plot XVI. Row G. Grave 2. See also Cambridge St Matthew's
THICK Alfred
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THODAY Albert Eric
Second Lieutenant, 4th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. Killed in action 3 May 1917. Aged 27. Son of Ingle Few Thoday, of The Vineyards, Willingham, Cambs. His brother Redvers V. Thoday also fell. Birth register in the January to March Quarter 1891 in the Ware Registration Dsitrict, Hertfordshire. In the 1901 census he is aged 10, son of Ingle F and Emily Thoday, at School, born Ware, Hertfordshire, resident High Street, Willingham. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 3. See also Cambridge County High School and Willingham

Extract from England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 for Albert Eric Thoday:

THODAY Albert Eric of the Vineyards Willingham Cambridgeshire captain Royal Fusiliers died 3 May 1917 in France Administration (with Will) London 1 April (1919) to Emily Thoday (wife of Ingle Tew Thoday).
Effects £199 0s. 9d.

THOMPSON Benjamin Robert
Private 13632, 11th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died of wounds 4 August 1916. Aged 21. Born and enlisted Cambridge. Son of Alice Elizabeth Holmes (formerly Thompson), of 28, Green's Rd., Chesterton, Cambs., and the late Robert James Thompson. St. Andrew the Less Parish. Awarded the Military Medal (M.M.). IN the 1911 cenus he is aged 15, stepson of Francis and Alice Elizabeth Holmes, a telegraph Messenger, born Cambridge and resident with his family at 21 Stockwell Street, Cambridge. Buried in CAMBRIDGE (MILL ROAD) CEMETERY Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom. Plot/Row/Section J. Grave 41. See also Cambridge St Luke's and Chesterton
THOMPSON S F
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THOMPSON William George
Captain, 41 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps and 5th Battalion (Territorial), Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 14 July 1917. Aged 28. Son of William Frederick and Lydia Thompson, of Brunswick Lodge, Cambridge. Buried in LEBUCQUIERE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row E. Grave 4. See also Perse School
THORPE Robert [Israel]
Died 1918. Aged 36. Death registered in the Cambridge Registration District in the April to June Quarter 1918. Birth registered in the Cambridge Registration District July to September Quarter 1882. Listed on family gravestone in churchyard. Grave 4F10. No further information currently. See also Cambridge St Giles
THORRIBER Louis
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THURBON W
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THURLEY George
Private 16341, 11th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 1 July 1916. Born Cherry Hinton, enlisted Cambridge. Employed by R Sayle & Co. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A. See also Cherry Hinton
THURSTON Albert G
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THURSTON Arthur
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THURSTON Frederick
No further information currently available. See also Cambridge St Matthew's
THURSTON Reuben
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TIBBITT James E
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TILLEY John
Captain, 7th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment who was killed in action on Tuesday, 28th November 1916. Aged 21. Son of Arthur Augustus and Margaret Tilley, of 2, Selwyn Gardens, Cambridge. Born at Cambridge. In the 1901 census he is the son of Arthur A and Margaret Tilley, aged 5, born Cambridge, resident 2, Selwyn Gardens, Cambridge. Buried in FAUBOURG D'AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRAS, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row J. Grave 30. See also Cambridge St Giles and Cambridge St Marks

Extract from de Ruvigny' s Roll of Honour Volume 2, Part 4, Page 212:

TILLEY, John - Captain, 7th (Service) Battalion, The Norfolk Regiment. Only son of Arthur Tilley, of 2, Selwyn Gardens, Cambridge, Fellow and lecturer of Kings College, Cambridge, by his wife, Margaret, dau.of John Alan Chutton-Brock; Born Cambridge 5th Oct. 1895; educated at Fonthill School and Marlborough College, and had entered Kings College, Cambridge; was gazetted 2nd Lieut. 26th Aug. 1914; promoted Lieutenant the following Dec, and Captain in Aug.1915; served with The Expeditionary Force in France and Flanders; was wounded on 3rd July, 1916, during the Battle of the Somme, and sent home to England on sick leave, on his recovery rejoined his Regiment 6th Nov, and was killed in action near Arras, 28th Nov. 1916. Buried there. His Commanding Officer wrote: "We shall all miss him most terribly, and personally, in addition to losing in him , my best Company Commander, I am also losing a very dear friend." And the Adjutant: " Ever since he joined the Battalion he was beloved by both officers and men." A brother officer also wrote: "He was one of the best fellows that ever stepped, and one of the bravest." Unm.

TINGEY Bertram
Private 37251, 12th Battalion, Prince Albert's (Somerset Light Infantry). Died of wounds in Egypt 7 November 1917. Aged 20. Born and enlisted Cambridge. Son of Stephen and Louisa Tingey, of 134, Sturton St., Cambridge. Formerly 15218, Royal West Kent Regiment. In the 1911 census he was aged 18, born Cambridge, a General Labourer, resident with his parents Stephen and Louisa, at 134 Sturton Street, Cambridge. Buried in BEERSHEBA WAR CEMETERY, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza). Section P. Grave 52. See also Cambridge St Matthew's
TINGEY Frank E
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TINGEY Thomas
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TINWORT Walter C
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TINWORTH Frederick
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TOKLEY Alfred Charles
Gunner 93328, 283rd Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died of wounds 26th July 1917. Born Cressing, Essex, enlisted Cambridge. Buried in HAZEBROUCK COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot III. Row F. Grave 2. See also Cambridge St Paul's
TOLLEY Robert Cecil
Corporal 36569, 1st Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. Died of wounds 21st October 1918. Born Armitage, Staffordshire, enlisted St Paul's Churchyard, City of London, resident Cambrodge. Son of George and Jane Tolley, of 31 Ross Street, Cambridge. Formerly 9729, Royal Fusiliers. Buried in CAUDRY BRITISH CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot IV. Row F. Grave 33. See also Romsey Methodist Church and Cambridge St John's
TOLLIDAY Herbert J
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TOMSON Thomas
Sapper 84473, 203rd Field Company, Royal Engineers, died of wounds 6th November 1918. Aged 32. Born Chesterton, Cambridgeshire, enlisted Cambridge. Eldest son of Mrs. E. Tomson, of Cambridge; husband of H. M. Tomson, of 1, Hive Cottages, North St, Cambridge. Buried in TERLINCTHUN BRITISH CEMETERY, WIMILLE Pas de Calais, France. Plot X. Row A. Grave 32. See also Cambridge St Luke's and Cambridge St Mark's
TOOLIS James Hollingworth
Lieutenant, 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 1 July 1916. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C. See also Perse School
TOOMBS Christopher
Private 8482, 1st Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 15th February 1915. Born and enlisted Cambridge. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 21. See also Cambridge St Paul's
TOPPING Emery Austin
Private 65678, 10th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). Died of wounds 7 August 1917. Aged 41. Born Ely, enlisted and resident Cambridge. Formerly 12867, Royal West Surrey Regiment. In the 191 census he is aged 32, still living with his parents Arthur and Ann Louisa Topping, Domestic Gardener, born West End, Ely, resident Chiefs Lane Ely, Cambridge. Buried in WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot II. Row P. Grave 14A. See also Cambridge St Luke's
TOWNSEND Gilbert
Lance Corporal 768, 5th (City of London) Battalion (London Rifle Brigade) (Territorial Force), London Regiment. Killed in action 13 May 1915. Aged 25. Enlisted London, resident Cambridge. Son of William Henry and Emily Townsend, of 134, Tenison Rd., Cambridge. A clerk in Barclay's Bank. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 52 and 54. See also Perse School, Cambridge Emmanuel United Reformed Church and Cambridge St Paul's
TOWNSEND Herbert Francis
Second Corporal 84225, 203rd Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died of wounds 25 July 1916. Aged 29. Born and enlisted Cambridge. Baptised 16 February 1888 at Cambridge, St Andrew the Less, son of Robert James and Sarah Ann Townsend, of New Street, Cambridge. Husband of Florence Daisy (nee Peters) Townsend, of 11, Carlyle Rd., Cambridge, married 1915 in Cambridge, St Luke (Chesterton); resident at time of marriage at 100 New Street, Cambridge, she was resident 17 Carlyle Road, Cambridge. In the 1911 census he was aged 23, born Cambridge, a Picture Frame Maker, resident with his parents, Robert and Sarah Townsend, at 100, New Street, Cambridge. In the 1901 census he was aged 14, born Cambridge, with his parents, Robert and Sarah Townsend, at 100, New Street, Cambridge. In the 1891 census he was aged 3, born Cambridgeshire, resident with his parents, Robert James and Sarah Ann Townsend, at 100, New Street, Cambridge. Buried in ST. SEVER CEMETERY, ROUEN, Seine-Maritime, France. Plot A. Row 38. Grave 4. See also Cambridge St Luke's and Cambridge St Matthew's
TOWNSEND Southcote H
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TREZISE John Water
Lance Corporal 6634. 3rd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers who died of wounds on Tuesday, 18th May 1915. Born Cornwall, enlisted Hounslow, resident Cambridge. Buried in COLOGNE SOUTHERN CEMETERY, Germany. Plot XIV. Row C. Grave 14. See also Cambridge St Giles
TROTMAN Sydney
Private 3155, 2/3rd (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers). Died 3rd une 1915. Enlisted Harrow Road, resident Cambridge. Buried in KHARTOUM WAR CEMETERY, Sudan. Plot 1. Row B. Grave 8. See also Cambridge St Paul's
TUCK Francis Victor
Stoker 1st Class K/6544, H.M. Submarine "E6", Royal Navy. Died 26 December 1915. Aged 23. Son of Edward and Cecilia Tuck, of 14, Milford St., Cambridge. No known grave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 12. See also Cambridge St Matthew's
TUCK Frank
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TUCK Leonard Frederick
Private 2582, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Killed in action 21 May 1915. Born 5 March 1894, admitted to Cambridge Brunswick Boys' School 1901. In the 1911 census he was aged 17, born Cambridge, an Apprentice to Hosier, resident with his widowed father, Edward George Tuck, at 9, Blossom Street, Cambridge. In the 1901 census he was aged 7. born Cambridgeshire, resident with his parents, Edward G and Cecilia B M J Tuck, at 49, Broad Street, Cambridge. See also Cambridge St Matthew's
TUCK Oscar
Private 328349, 1st/1st Battalion Cambridgeshire Regiment. Died of wounds Tuesday, 26th February 1918. Born and enlisted Cambridge. Buried at TINCOURT NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, Somme, France. Plot IV. Row F. Grave 23. See also Cambridge St Andrew the Great
TUCKER Frederick J
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TUNWELL Harry Mulliner
Rifleman S/32445, 2nd Battalion, Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own). Died of wounds Wednesday, 24th April 1918 in France & Flanders. Aged 19. Born Chesterton, Cambridge, enlisted and resident Cambridge. Son of Harry and Clara Tunwell. Formerly M/316160, Royal Army Service Corps. In the 1911 census he is the son of Harry Mulliner and Clara Matilda Tunwell, aged 11, at school, born Chesterton, resident 59 Blinco Grove, Cherryhinton, Cambridge. No known grave. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panel 81 to 84. See also Cambridge St John's
TURNER Walter
No further information currently available. See also Cambridge St John's
TURPIN Lewis E
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TUTTY Frederick
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TWELVETREES Edward Dudley
Lieutenant, 1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Killed in action 8th August 1918. Married and lived at 63 Eltisley Avenue, Newnham. Birth registered in Battle Registration District, Sussex in the July to September Quarter 1890. In the 1891 census he was aged 10 months, son of Edward and Fanny E Twelvetrees, born Bexhill, Sussex, resident Bedford Road, Sandy, Bedfordshire. He was married in the Northampton Registration District in the January to March Quarter 1916 to Louisa A Simpson. Buried in RIBEMONT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION Somme, France. Plot I. Row D. Grave 7. See also Cambridge St Marks
TWINN Frederick Harry
[CWGC amd SDGW list him as Harry TWINN] Private 125604, 8th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps. Killed in action 24 April 1918. Aged 22. Born and enlisted Cambridge. Son of Alfred and Maria Twinn, of 113, Richmond Rd., Huntingdon Rd., Cambridge. In the 1911 census he is aged 15, an Errand Boy, son of Alfred and Maria Twinn, born Cambridge, resident 113 Richmond Road, Cambridge. Formerly 1429, Cambridgeshire Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL Somme, France. Panel 90 to 93. See also Cambridge St Luke's
TWINN Harry
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TYLER Cyril
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TYLER Sidney
Private 350132, 1st/9th Battalion, The King's (Liverpool Regiment). Killed in action 20 November 1917. Born, resident and enlisted Cambridge. Formerly 1256, Cambridgeshire Regiment. In the 1911 census he was aged 16, born Cambridge, a Bootmaker's Apprentice, resident with his parents, Thomas and Lavinia Tyler, at 89, Ainsworth Street Cambridge. In the 19011 census he was aged 6, born Cambridge, resident with his parents, Thomas and Lavinia Tyler, at 89, Ainsworth Street Cambridge. Buried in VILLERS-FAUCON COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot I. Row D. Grave 11. See also Cambridge St Matthew's
TYRRELL H G
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