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LITTLEPORT ST. MATTHEW'S - Roll of Honour

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2000 Dave Edwards

These names appear on the memorial inside Littleport St Matthew’s church.

1914 - 1918

James B CHAPMAN

Pte. 2nd/4th Bt. Oxford. and Bucks Light Infantry, died 21/3/1918, age 23, commemorated: Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France. Son of James and Florrie Chapman, of Pool's Farm, Littleport, Cambs. See also Littleport

Ernest T COLE

See also Littleport

Robert Walter KEMP

L/Cpl. 1st Bt. Middlesex Reg., died 20/5/1917, age 23, commemorated: Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Son of Stephen and Ruth Kemp, of The Holmes, Littleport, Ely, Cambs. See also Littleport.

Nathaniel NEAL

Cpl. 11th Bt. Suffolk Reg., died 28/4/1917, age 21, commemorated: Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Son of Nathaniel and Amelia Neal, of Hook St., Littleport, Ely, Cambs. Born Sedge Fen, Suffolk. See also Littleport

George NEAL

Pte. 7th Bt. Royal Fusiliers, died 11/2/1918, age 20, buried: Littleport New Cemetery. Son of Nathaniel and Amelia Neal, of Hook St., Camel Rd., Littleport. See also Littleport.

William NEAL

Pte. 7th Bt. The Buffs (East Kent Reg.), died 26/10/1918, buried: Premont British Cemetery, Aisne, France. Lived in Littleport. See also Littleport

James Henry ROGERS

Corporal 41232 2nd Battalion, Essex Regiment who died of wounds on Sunday, 12th August 1917. Age 20. Son of Joseph William Rogers, of Westlands Cottage, Littleport, Ely, and the late Sarah Ann Rogers. Born and resident Littelport, enlisted Bury St Edmunds. Formerly 9465, Suffolk Regiment. Buried: Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun, Pas de Calais, France. Grave VI. B. 40. Also on Littleport memorial.

Bertram THOMPSON

Pte, 18th Bt. Lancashire Fusiliers, died 23/6/1918, age 19, buried: St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France. Son of Harry Thompson, of Littleport, Ely.

Harry WOODBINE

Gnr. 190th Siege Bty., Royal Garrison Artillery, died 10/6/1918, buried: Hagle Dump Cemetery, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Son of John & Elizabeth Woodbine, Westmoor, Littleport. See also Littleport

Frederick WOODS

L/Cpl. 11th Bt. Suffolk Reg., died 1/7/1916, age 18, commemorated: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Son of G. F. C. and Mary Ann Woods, of Hawkes Drove, Littleport, Ely, Cambs. See also Littleport.

1939 – 1945

William Arthur LUCAS

Pte. 4th Bt. Suffolk Reg., killed in action 5/2/1942, age 31, buried: Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore. Son of Arthur William and Agnes F. Lucas, of Littleport, Cambridgeshire. See also Littleport.

Lawrence William SHIPP

Colour Sgt., 2nd Bt. Northamptonshire Reg., died 3/9/1943, age 31, buried: Salerno War Cemetery, Italy. Son of John and Jennie Shipp, of Littleport, Cambridgeshire. See also Littleport.

Edward WILSON

Pte. 1st/4th Bt. Essex Reg., died 13/7/1944, age 19, buried: Arezzo War Cemetery, Italy. Son of Walter and Elizabeth Wilson, of Littleport, Cambridgeshire. See also Littleport.

18 November 2003

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