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World War 1 and 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2003 Transcribed John Jennings, Researched Martin Edwards

Plaque on a wall in Foxton.

These gave their lives for humanity in the Great War of 1914-1918


Arthur John

Private 2240 1st Battalion, Hertfordshire Regiment. Killed in action in France Saturday, 1st May 1915. Born Barrington. Enlisted Royston, Herts, resident of Barrington. Buried in GUARDS CEMETERY, WINDY CORNER, CUINCHY, Pas de Calais, France. Grave I. G. II. See also Barrington.


Bernard Brock

Private 24901 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action Wednesday, 9th August 1916 in France & Flanders. Age 30. Born Shepreth, enlisted Hitchin. Only son of Stephen Saines Clear and Catherine Clear (nee Brock), of Shepreth, Cambridgeshire. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A. See also Shepreth.



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Edwin Charles

Private 13555, 11th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 1st July 1916 in France & Flanders. Born Old Chesterton, enlisted Cambridge. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A. See also Foxton


George Stanley

Sergeant 43425, 1st Battalion, Royal Irish Rifles. Killed in action 21st September 1917 in France & Flanders. Age 29. Born and resident Long Sutton, Lincolnshire, enlisted Cambridge. Son of James Norman and Emma Howell, of West St., Long Sutton, Lincs. Formerly 20504, Suffolk Regiment. Buried in PROWSE POINT MILITARY CEMETERY, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium. Grave III. B. 14. See also Foxton


Alfred Moss

Private 24302, 8th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died of wounds 13th October 1917 in France & Flanders. Age 23. Born and enlisted Foxton. Son of Mr. and Mrs. A. Impey, of High St., Foxton. Buried in DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Grave XII. H. 11. See also Foxton


Edward [Edwin] Claridge

[The only LAMAN on both the SDGW and CWGC is Edward LAMAN of Harston who this man is believed to be this mnan listed as Edwin LAMAN] Private 20252, 8th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 19th April 1916 in France & Flanders. Age 39. Born Holborn, Middlesex, enlisted Bedford, resident Harston, Cambridgeshire. Son of the late George Edward Laman; husband of Elizabeth Laman, of High St., Harston, Cambridge. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 31 and 33. See also Harston


Albert George

Private G/70250, 7th Battalion, Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment). Killed in action 26th April 1918 in France & Flanders. Age 18. Born and resident Foxton, enlisted Cambridge. Son of Mr. and Mrs. A. Sizer, of Station Rd., Foxton. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panel 14 and 15.



Stanley E

probably Stanley Edward CHAPMAN, Gunner 1633482, 241 Battery, 77 H.A.A. Regiment., Royal Artillery. Died as a POW 18th Septeber 1944. Age 34. Son of Harold and Clara Chapman; husband of Doris Annie Edith Chapman, of Coton, Cambridgeshire. Commemorated on SINGAPORE MEMORIAL, Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore. Column 15.

3 December 2003

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