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OAKINGTON ST ANDREW - Roll of Honour

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

The war memorial is inside the parish church of St. Andrews.

Photograph Copyright ©Ann Thompson 2000

IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR
THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR
1914 - 1919

GREATER LOVE HATH
NO MAN THAN THIS

DEATH IS SWALLOWED
UP IN VICTORY

James Young AMPS

Private, 106029, Machine Gun Corps (Inf) who was killed in action on Monday, 25th March 1918. Born and resident Oakington, enlisted Cambridge. Buried in Assevillers New British Cemetery. Grave IV. E. 7.

James Herbert BRICKWOOD

Rifleman, A/200557, 4th Bn., King's Royal Rifle Corps who was killed in action on Thursday, 16th August 1917. Age 34. Born Dry Drayton, enlisted Cambridge. Husband of Sarah Alice Brickwood, of Station Cottages, Oakington. Formerly 6164, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 115 to 119 and 162A and 163A

Sidney Horace DANT

Private, 44643, "D" Coy. 8th Bn., Gloucestershire Regiment who died on Thursday, 30th May 1918. Age 18. Born Cambridge, enlisted Whitehall, London. Son of Elizabeth Ann Dant, of 20, Victoria Rd., Cambridge, and the late Charles Dant. Fromerly 537227, London, Regiment. Commemorated on Soissons Memorial, Aisne, France

Bert Webster DOGGETT

Private, 33331, 36th Bn., Royal Fusiliers, Labour Corps who was killed in action on Sunday, 23rd September 1917. Born and resident Oakington, enlisted Willingham. Buried in Divisional Collecting Post Cemetery, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Grave D. 6.

Charles Kimpton DOGGETT

Private, 29341, 1st/8th Bn., Royal Warwickshire Regiment formerly (36501), Suffolk Regiment who was killed in action on Thursday, 4th October 1917. Age 32. Born Destwich, Cambs (sic), enlisted Cambridge, resident Oakington. Husband of Georgina May Doggett, of Cross Roads, Oakington. Buried in Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Grave XX. A. 23.

Hubert GOLDING

probably Hubert James Golding, Private, 19375, 10th Bn., Royal Warwickshire Regiment who died of wounds on Saturday, 28th July 1917. Enlisted Coventry. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 8

Clarence HOPKINS

No further information currently

Arthur Charles LITTLEDALE

Major, 19th Bty., Royal Field Artillery who died of wounds on Sunday, 9th May 1915. Age 35. Son of Maj. Henry Littledale and Elizabeth Littledale; husband of Mary Josephine Littledale, of Cherwell Edge, Oxford. Buried in CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ, Pas de Calais, France. Grave XVII. B. 4.

Gerald NEWTON

Private, 3251, Suffolk Yeomanry, who died on Monday, 1st November 1915. Age 21. Son of Mr. G. S. and Mrs. M. A. Newton, of Malzie Lodge, Hills Avenue, Cambridge. Born at Warboys, Huntingdon, resident Warboys, enlisted Woodbridge. Buried in PIETA MILITARY CEMETERY, Malta. Grave Panel Number: D. I. 2.

[Christophe] Leckonby PHIPPS

Lieutenant, 118th Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery, attached Royal Flying Corps,
Royal Garrison Artillery who was killed in action on Tuesday, 14th August 1917. Age 20. Son of Gerald Edward and Emily Phipps, of St. Albans. Buried in The Huts Cemetery, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Grave II. C. 16

William Henry PIERSON

Corporal, 40733, 2nd Bn., Suffolk Regiment who was kiled in action on Thursday, 10th May 1917. Age 24. Born Cottenham, enlisted Cambridge. Son of Henry and Caroline Pierson, of 3, Elm Cottages, Corbett St., Cottenham. Formerly 4327, Suffolk Regiment. Buried in Feuchy Chapel British Cemetery. Grave I. F. 36.

William Edwin RENSHAW

Private, 15585, 11th Bn., Suffolk Regiment who was killed in action on Friday, 22nd March 1918. Born Brampton, Hunts, enlisted Cambridge. Commemorated on Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 4.

[J] Ellis STEARN

[JE Stearn on CWGC] Pte. 7th Bt. Royal Fusiliers, d 1/11/1917, age 20, buried: MENDINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Son of Robert and Jane Stearn, of High St., Oakington, Cambs.

George TROTT

Private 15826, 11th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment (confirmed in Petty Sessional Division of Cambridge, Roll of Service, July 1915). Killed in action Saturday 1st July 1916 in France & Flanders. Born Cambrwell, Surrey, enlisted Cambridge. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A

Walter YOUNG

Private, 3755, 1st/1st Bn., Cambridgeshire Regiment who died of wounds on Friday, 22nd September 1916. Age 18. Enlisted Cambridge. Foster son of Amelia Smith, of Cambridge Rd., Oakington. Buried in GEZAINCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Grave II. C. 10.

 

AND IN THE WAR 1939 - 1945

Eric BAKER

possibly Eric Gordon Baker, Lance Corporal, 5933206, 1st Bn., Cambridgeshire Regiment who died on Saturday, 14th February 1942. Age 28. Son of Gordon and Ettie Baker, of Avondale, Auckland, New Zealand. Commemorated on SINGAPORE CIVIL HOSPITAL GRAVE MEMORIAL, Singapore. Grave 3.

Arthur George Jonathon CROSS

Driver, T/234070, 258 Gen. Transport Coy., Royal Army Service Corps who died on
Tuesday, 16th March 1943. Age 35. Son of George and Fanny Cross; husband of Lilian Alice Cross, of Oakington. Buried in Tripoli War Cemetery, Libya. Grave 6. B. 18.

Reginald Charles henry NEAL

Private, 5777821, 4th Bn., Royal Norfolk Regiment who died on Wednesday, 3rd March 1943. Age 23. Prisoner of war. Son of Charles Henry and Phoebe Maria Neal, of Oakington. Buried in Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore. Grave 13. A. 8.

Felix Owen Warboys PAULEY

Flight Sergeant, 1392466, Air Bomber, 106 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve who died on Wednesday, 16th February 1944. Buried in St. Andrew curchyard, Oakington.

Arthur Douglas PLUCK

Private, 5830982, 2nd Bn., Cambridgeshire Regiment who died on Thursday, 10th June 1943. Age 25. Prisoner of war. Buried in KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY, Thailand. Grave 2. M. 23.

John TOATES

Lance Corporal, 5832269, Corps of Military Police who died on Monday, 29th November 1943. Age 29. Son of Charles and Sarah Toates, of Oakington. Buried in Dely Ibrahim War Cemetery, Algeria. Grave 4. E. 10.

Jonas Newton WEBB

Second Lieutenant, 339978, Royal Armoured Corps attached 16th Light Cavalry,, Indian Armoured Corps who died on Sunday, 25th February 1945. Age 23. Son of Hubert Coote Webb and Amy Augusta Webb, of Oakington. Buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery, Myanmar. Grave 20. G. 16. There is a second record for him on the CWGC which lists him as 16th Indian Light Cavalry commemorated at Rangoon.

3 May 2003

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