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CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY, SIDNEY SUSSEX COLLEGE WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Gill Cannell & Andrew Dishman 2008

The Cambridge University, Sidney Sussex College World War 1 memorial is in the form of two decorated stone tablets set into the wall of the ante-chapel. The tablets bear the names in incised blue lettering. There are 50 names listed. The memorial was unveiled 21st october 1923.

Photographs copyright © Gill Cannell & Andrew Dishman 2008

The following notes apply:

[date] indicates date of matriculation.
(1914) indicates those who were admitted for the Michaelmas Term of 1914, but who never actually matriculated.
A date marked with an asterisk denotes that the person to whom the entry refers joined the College in that year by some procedure other than matriculation, e.g. by migration from another College or the non-collegiate body.

The extra details here are taken from `The War List of the University of Cambridge, 1914 – 1918’ by G.V. Carey. (Cambridge University Press, 1921.)

M denotes those mentioned in despatches.
MC denotes Military Cross

1914

EDMONDS

S.F.

[1898] Trooper, E. African Mtd. Rifles. Killed in action on the Magadi River 25 Sept. 1914

DICKSON

C.G.

[1909] Lieut., Loyal N. Lancs. Regt. Killed in action in E. Africa 4 Nov. 1914

1915

HARRIS

L.G.

[1913] Pte., H.A.C. Killed in action near Ypres 28 April 1915

HAYTHORNTHWAITE

R.M.

[1913] 2nd Lieut., The Buffs, E. Kent Regt. Killed in action 24 May 1915

PAINE

W.L.

[1900] Pt., Grenadier Gds, Capt. and Adjt., King’s Own, R. Lancaster Regt. & attd. Lancs. Fus. Killed in action n Gallipoli 4 June 1915

RAPP

R.

[1913] 2nd Lieut., D. of Wellington’s, W. Riding Regt. T.F. Killed in action 18 June 1915

REYNOLDS

J.W.

[1910] 2nd Lieut., York and Lancaster Regt., T.F. Killed in action near Ypres 7 Aug. 1915

POPE

L.K.

[1907] Trooper, Otago Mtd. Rifles, N. Zealand Force. Killed in action in Gallipoli 7 Aug. 1915

GAWAN TAYLOR

T.F.

[1913] 2nd Lieut., York and Lancaster Regt. Killed in action at Hooge 9 Aug. 1915

REES-MOGG

L.L.

[1908] Lieut., R.E. Killed in action in Gallipoli 11 Aug. 1915

GOULD

W.J.

[1913] Lieut., Northamptonshire Regt. Killed in action near Ypres 23 Aug. 1915

LONG

L.P.

[1912] Lieut., London Regt. (Blackheath and Woolwich Bn.). Killed in action 25 Sept. 1915

GORDON

W.H.E.

[1912] Lieut., Gordon Hdrs. Died 30 Sept. 1915 of wounds received in action at the Hohenzollern Redoubt

BAILLIE

A.La T.

[1913] Capt., Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 29 Oct. 1915

1916

CANE

L.D.

[1901] Capt. and Adjt., R. Fusiliers. Killed in action 24 Jan. 1916

BURROWS

A.H.

[1903] Capt, Northamptonshire Regt. Killed in action 13 March 1916

MORRIS

J.W.G.

[1913] Capt., Welsh Regt. Killed in action 1 April 1916

DANIELS

T.H.R.

[1914] 2nd Lieut., King’s Own (R. Lancaster Regt.). Killed in action 9 April 1916

SPINK

C.C.

[1910] 2nd Lieut., E. Yorks. Regt. Killed in action 4 June 1916

MARTIN

S.T.

[1909] Lieut., R. Inniskilling Fus. Killed in action 1 July 1916

RATCLIFFE

A.V.

[1907] Lieut., W. Yorks. Regt. Killed in action 1 July 1916

JAMESON

A.B.

[1913] 2nd Lieut., Cambridgeshire Regt. Killed in action 21 July 1916

BROMHEAD

J.P.

[1912] Pte., R.A.M.C. and R. Fusiliers. Killed in action 2 Aug. 1916

LAWSON

R.H.

[1912] Lieut., Rifle Brigade. M.C. M. Killed in action on the Somme 24 Aug. 1916

STENHOUSE

J.M.

[1897] Capt., R.A.M.C. M.C Died 25 Aug. 1916 of wounds received in action

MAIR

E.M.

[1905] 2nd Lieut., Cameron Hdrs. Killed in action 3 Sept 1916

TAYLOR

G.S.

[1911] Pte., R.A.M.C. Missing, presumed killed in action, 18 Sept. 1916

ROSIER

J.E.R.

[1912] Lieut., R.F.A. (T.F.). Died 20 Sept. 1916 of wounds received in action

SHANKSTER

G.

[1912] Lieut., Northamptonshire Regt. Killed in action 9 Oct. 1916

REES

A.M.

[1914] Lieut., Essex Regt. Killed in action at Gueudecourt 18 Oct. 1916

HOLMES

B.S.

[1903] Pte., R.A.S.C.; 2nd Lieut., King’s Royal Rifle Corps and M.G.C. Accidentally killed 24 Oct. 1916

BLAIR

H.S.P.

[1907] 2nd Lieut., D. of Cornwall’s L.I. Died 31 Oct. 1916 of wounds received in action

RAYNER

O.C.

[1911] Lieut., Manchester Regt. Killed in action 18 Nov. 1916

1917

EWEN

G.C.

[1908] Lieut., Nigeria Regt., W. African Frontier Force. Killed in action 24 Jan. 1917

KING

F.C.

[1915] Rfn., King’s Royal Rifle Corps. Killed in action 2 Feb. 1917

WATSON

T.P.

[1910] Capt. and Adjt., E. Lancs. Regt. M.C. Killed in action 7 March 1917

GAWAN TAYLOR

N.

[1913] 2nd Lieut., York and Lancaster Regt. Killed in action 24 April 1917

JOHNSON

O.B.G.

[1912] 2nd Lieut., Norfolk Regt. and Suffolk Regt. Killed in action 9 April 1917

SMITH

W.H.

[1904] Major, R.F.A. Killed in action 12 April 1917

DICK

N.B.

[1901] 2nd Lieut., Middlesex Regt. Killed in action 28 April 1917

BELL

W.A.

[1913] Corpl., R. Fusiliers (P.S.Bn.); 2nd Lieut., Border Regt. Killed in action 14 June 1917

ROUQUETTE

D.G.

[1910] 2nd Lieut., R.A.S.C.; 2nd Lieut. (A), R.F.C. Killed in action 26 Sept. 1917

HERDER

A.J.

No further information currently

1918

HALL

J.S.

[1904] Lieut., Rifle Brigade. Killed in action 21 March 1918

GOUGH

H.P.B.

[1899] Major, Welsh Regt. M.C. and bar. Died 22 April 1918 of wounds received in action 13 April 1918

GARSTIN

D.N.

[1909] Lieut., 10th Hussars; Capt., M.G.C. D.S.O. M.C. Killed in action 15 Aug. 1918

FYSON

G.

[1904] Lieut., R. Scots. Killed in action in Macedonia 4 Sept. 1918

WARD

W.D.

[1901] Sergt., London Regt. (Cyclist Bn.); Capt., Hampshire Regt. (Cyclist Bn.); attd. Indian Army. Died 4 Sept. 1918 of injuries accidentally received

PEMBERTON

V.T.

[1913] 2nd Lieut., R. Munster Fus.; Major, R.G.A. M.C. Killed in action at Bélicourt7 Oct. 1918

EMBREY

C.S.

[1916] 2nd Lieut., S. Staffs. Regt. (T.F.). M.C. Killed in action 12 Oct. 1918

ROBINSON

J.S.

[1907] Instructor Lieut., R.N. Died on active service 13 Nov. 1918 of meningitis following influenza

KING

W.O.R.

[1906] Lieut., Spec. List (Medical Research). Died 1919 of illness contracted during the war

1919

FLETCHER

R.R.R.

[1905] Lieut, S. Lancs. Regt. Died 29 Oct. 1919 of dysentery contracted on active service

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