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HASLINGFIELD - Roll of Honour

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Compiled and copyright © 2000 Ann Thompson

The war memorial in churchyard of parish church of All Saints.

Photographs Copyright © Ann Thompson 2000

"LAY ME WHERE YOU WILL BUT
REMEMBER BEFORE THE ALTAR OF GOD"

"SACRED
TO THE MEMORY
OF THE
HASLINGFIELD
MEN WHO FELL IN
GREAT WAR
1914-1918"

BARNARD

Elias

Rifleman R/26845, 21st Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. 41st Division. Killed in action at Ypres 5th August 1917. Born in Haslingfield and enlisted in Kensington, Middlesex. Commemorated on The Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, MR29.

BARNARD

Joseph William

Private 11344, 6th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers who was killed in action on Sunday, 26th September 1915 in France & Flanders. Age 20. Born and resident Haslingfield, enlisted Muirkirk, Ayrshire. Son of Josiah and Rebecca Barnard, of The Knap Farm, Haslingfield, Cambridge. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 46 to 49

CHARLES

Frederick William

Frederick William Charles, Private 16401 11th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action on Saturday, 28th April 1917. Age 19. Born Chesterton, enlisted Cambridge. Son of William and Naomi Charles, of Joyce Farm, Waterbeach, Cambs. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 4.

COVENEY

George

Private PO/16696, H.M.S. "Bulwark", Royal Marine Light Infantry who died when the ship was blown up in the Medway Thursday, 26th November 1914 (foul play suspected - loss of 800). Age 19. Foster son of Mrs. S. Bishop, of New Rd., Haslingfield, Cambs. Commemorated on PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire. Panel 6.

DAINTRY

William Lovett

Private 33712, 1st Battalion, Border Regiment who died in the United Kingdom on Saturday, 24th February 1917. Age 32. Born and resident Cambridge, enlisted Woolwich, Kent. Husband of K. E. Daintry, of 17, Merton St., Newnham, Cambridge. Formerly 179185, Royal Field Artillery. Buried in HASLINGFIELD (ALL SAINTS) CHURCHYARD, Cambridgeshire. In South part.

DOUGLAS

W C

Private 31346, 12th (West Somserset Yeomanry) Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry who died on Sunday, 23rd February 1919. Son of Thomas Douglas, of Haslingfield, Cambs. Buried in HALLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Halle, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium. Grave A. 70.

FLACK

Arthur

Private PO/16585 H.M.S. "Black Prince.", Royal Marine Light Infantry who died when the ship was sunk by gunfire from German Battleships at the Battle of Jutland on Wednesday, 31st May 1916. Age 21. Son of Arthur and Harriett Flack, of "The Knapp," Haslingfield, Cambs. Commemorated on PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire. Panel 22.

Note: HMS Black Prince was built at the Thames Iron Works Blackwall, and laid down on the 3rd June 1903, launched 8th November 1904 and completed 17th March 1906. There is a HMS Black Prince Association

GOODE

F.W.

probably Frederick Walter Goode, Private 3966 1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment who was killed in action on Saturday, 14th October 1916. Born Leytonstone, enlisted Cambridge. Commemorated on the THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 16 B

HOY

William John

Private 52148, 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment who died in France (cause unknown) on Thursday, 31st October 1918. Age 19. Born Dalston, Middlesex, enlisted Cambridge. Son of Mr. W. Hoy, of Haslingfield, Cambs. Buried in ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Grave LXXI. D. 17.

JENNINGS

[Alec] George

[G A Jennings on CWGC & SDGW] Trooper 747, Household Battalion, Household Cavalry who was killed in action on Thursday 3 May 1917, age 29. and resident Haslingfield, enlisted Cambridge. Son of William S. and Sarah Jane Jennings, of Harston Rd., Haslingfield, Cambridge. His brother Arthur Cecil also fell. Formerly (4031), 1st Life Guards. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL Pas de Calais, France.

JENNINGS

Cecil Arthur

[Listed as Arthur Cecil Jennings] Private 16423, 2nd Battalion, The Suffolk Regiment. 3rd Division. Wounded in the Ypres Salient and died in military hospital near Poperinghe 27th September 1917. Born in Haslingfield and enlisted in Cambridge. Buried Mendinghem Military Cemetery, Poperinghe, Belgium. B.18.

JENNINGS

Harry

Private 17529, 11th Battalion The Suffolk Regiment. 34th Division. Killed in action 26th August 1917, aged 34. Son of William & Sarah Jennings. Husband of Ellen Louisa Jennings of Potton Road, Hilton, near St. Ives, Hunts. Born in Haslingfield and enlisted in Cambridge. Commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial MR.21.

LAWRENCE

Harry

Private 71827, 18th Battalion, The Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action during the March retreat 21st March 1918. Enlisted in Cambridge. Next of kin, Haslingfield. Formerly with the Cambridge Regiment(4334). Commemorated on The Pozieres Memorial MR.27.

MILLS

Ernest Edward

Private 41501, 8th Battalion, The South Staffordshire Regiment. 17th Division. Killed in action at Passchendaele 12th October 1917, aged 38. Son of George & Sarah Mills. Husband of Ena Frances Mills of 19 Sussex Road, Gorleston on Sea, Norfolk. Born in Haslingfield and enlisted in London. Formerly with the Royal Flying Corps.(37877). Commemorated on The Tyne Cot Memorial Belgium. MR.30.

NEWLING

Edward (Ted)

Private 40312, 11th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action Tuesday, 9th April 1918. Born Haslingfield, enlisted Cambridge. Formerly 4253, Suffolk Regiment. Commemorated on the PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 3.

NEWLING

William Leonard

Private G/11704, 7th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) who was killed in action on Monday, 23rd July 1917. Age 27. Born and enlisted Greenwich, Kent. Son of William and Caroline Newling, of Grove Cottage, Haslingfield; husband of Alice Dolly Okey Newling, of Cantelupe Road, Haslingfield, Cambridge. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 45 and 47

PAGRAM

Arthur William

Private 16429, "B" Company, 11th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment who was killed in action on Saturday, 1st July 1916. Age 20. Born Haslingfield, enlisted Cambridge. Son of John and Mary Ann Pagram, of Haslingfield, Cambs. Commemorated on the THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A

WOOD

J

No further information currently

"THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"

(1939-1945)

HARDING

James

Sergeant 751347, 99 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died on Friday, 9th May 1941. Age 21. Son of William and Sarah Ann Harding, of Haslingfield, Cambridgeshire. Commemorated on the RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL, Surrey. Panel 44.

HEPHER

Austin Frank

Leading Aircraftman 3031915, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died on Friday, 9th February 1945. Age 19. Son of Frank and Winifred Maude Hepher, of Hardwicke, Cambridgeshire. Buried in WINNIPEG (BROOKSIDE) CEMETERY, Manitoba. Mil. Sec. Lot 2035.

LAWRENCE

Peter Daniel

Private 5830943, 4th Battaion, Suffolk Regiment. Died between 1st August 1944 and 21st September 1944, aged 30. Commemorated on SINGAPORE MEMORIAL, Singapore. Column 55.

PAYNE

Vimy Ridge

Gunner 937858, 68 Medium Regiment, Royal Artillery who died on Monday, 13th January 1941. Age 23. Son of William and Agnes Payne, of Haslingfield, Cambridgeshire. Buried in KEREN WAR CEMETERY, Eritrea. Grave 5. F. 1.

POWELL

Charles

probably Charles Powell, Private 5833094, 4th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died as a prisoner of war 13th July 1943. Aged 29. Son of Richard and Ada Powell, of Bromyard, Herefordshire. Born Herefordshire, resident Cambridgeshire. Buried in KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY, Thailand. Collective grave 10. F. 2. to 10. L.4.

ROOKE

Philip Anderson

Able Seaman C/JX 300153, H.M.S. Harvester, Royal Navy lost in mid-North Atlantic (c 51-00'N, 29-00'W) when the ship was sunk by 2 torpedoes from German submarine U-432 on Thursday, 11th March 1943. Age 21. Son of Charles Anderson Rooke and Constance Maria Rooke, of Haslingfield, Cambridgeshire. CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 69, 3.

RUTTERFORD

Henry Victor

Private 5933505 1st Battalion The Cambridgeshire Regiment, Suffolk Regiment, prisoner of war, who died on Sunday, 27th May 1945. Age 25. Son of Ernest Rutterford and Rosanna Rutterford, of Haslingfield, Cambridgeshire. Buried in KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY, Thailand. Grave 6. E. 4.

SEABROOK

Charles Edward

Private D/11565 Corps of Military Police who died on Friday, 26th September 1941. Age 54. Son of Amos and Emma Kezia Seabrook, of Haslingfield. Buried in HASLINGFIELD (ALL SAINTS) CHURCHYARD, Cambridgeshire.

WISBEY

Alfred Charles

Probably: Chief Officer, M.V. Pacific President (London), Merchant Navy, died when the ship was torpedoed by German submarine U-43 (convoy OB.251) 2nd December 1940, age 38. Son of John and Mary Wisbey; husband of Violet Amy Wisbey, of Angle, Pembrokeshire. Commemorated on TOWER HILL MEMORIAL.

1939-1945

"THEY ARE IN PEACE"

28 December 2004
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