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NAZEING CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH - War Memorial

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Andy Pay 2004

The two stone tablets can be found on the front, outside wall of Nazeing Congregational Church.


Photographs Copyright
© Andy Pay 2004

In grateful memory of
those from Nazeing who in the service
of their country laid down their lives
during the Great War 1914-18

BROOKS

Alfred

No further information currently

BURTON

Albert Henry

[Listed as Henry Albert on SDGW & CWGC] Private 62937, 7th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). Killed in action 23rd April 1917 in France & Flanders. Aged 22. Born Nzeing, enlisted Mill Hill, Middlesex. Son of James George and Annie Elizabeth Burton, of Back Lane, Nazeing, Essex. Formerly 39314, Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment). No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 3.

COLEMAN

Ernest George

Sergeant 2054, 1st/22nd (County of London) Battalion (The Queen's), London Regiment. Killed in action 30th December 1915 in France & Flanders. Aged 24. Enlisted Bermondsey, resident Nazeing. Son of Alfred and Sarah Coleman, of The Rookery, Nazeing, Essex. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 130 to 135.

FIELD

James Edward

Private SD/5531, 14th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. Died in United Kingdom 4th June 1916. Aged 33. Born Waltham Abbey, enlisted Nazeing. Only son of Charles and the late Mary Fiels of Middle Street, Nazeing. Buried in North-East part of ALL SAINTS CHURCHYARD, NAZEING, Essex.

FLACK

Frederick J

No further information currently

FLACK

James

No further information currently

GREEN

Henry Edwin

Captain, 22nd (County of London) Battalion (The Queen's), London Regiment. Died of wounds 13th October 1916. Aged 28. Son of Frederick William and Elizabeth Louisa Green, of Collyers, Nazeing, Essex. Buried in DERNANCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot III. Row G. Grave 47.

HALE

John

Private G/15442, 12th Battalion, Sussex Regiment. Died of wounds 13th November 1916. Aged 30. Born Nazeing, enlisted Warley. Son of William and Caroline Hale, of Long Green, Nazeing, Waltham Cross, Essex. Buried in PUCHEVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY, Somme, France. Plot VI. Row A. Grave 18.

HARMAN

Albert

No further information currently

JOHNSON

A

Captain. No further information currently

MANSFIELD

George [William]

Private 39275, 1st/4th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 2nd November 1917 in Palestine. Born Nazeing, enlisted Enfield, Middlesex. Buried in GAZA WAR CEMETERY, Israel. Plot XV. Row C. Grave 3.

MYSON

Ernest

Sergeant 3/8400, 8th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died at sea 17th November 1915, Born Nazeing, enlisted Guildford, Surrey, resident Haslemere, Surrey. Buried in HOLLYBROOK MEMORIAL, SOUTHAMPTON, Hampshire.

NICHOLLS

Joseph

Private G/51489, 2nd/10th Battalion, Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment). Killed in action 12th March 1918 in Egypt. Born and enlisted Nazeing. Formerly 30972, Essex Regiment. Buried in JERUSALEM WAR CEMETERY, Israel. Plot/Row/Section L. Grave 46.

PARSONS

Walter

No further information currently

PEGRUM

Wilfred

Private 47675, 25th Company, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action 1st December 1917 in Belgium. Aged 22. Born 9 July 1895 at Nazeing and christened at the Congregational Church Nazeing on 18 August, 1895. Son of Alfred and Sarah (Sally) Pegrum. Parent's address was given as The Cottage, Middle Street, Nazeing. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, nnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 154 to 159 and 163A.

PERRY

Charles

Corporal 610975, 2nd/19th (County of London) Battalion (St. Pancras), London Regiment. Killed in action with the E.E.F. 30th April 1918. Born and resident Nazeing, enlisted Camden Town. No known grave. Commemorated on JERUSALEM MEMORIAL, Israel. Panels 47 to 53.

PIGG

David E

No further information currently

SMITH

Rupert

No further information currently

SNELL

Frederick

Private G/16944, 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. Killed in action 21st September 1918. Aged 20. Son of William and Julia Snell, of Nazeing Upper Gate, Waltham Cross. Born at Broadly Common, Roydon, enlisted Epping. Buried in EPEHY WOOD FARM CEMETERY, EPEHY, Somme, France. Plot III. Row J. Grave 17.

STARLING

John V

No further information currently

THURLOW

Frederick

No further information currently

TURNER

Charles A

Private G/34320, 3rd/10th (Territorial Force) Battalion, Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment). Killed in action 4th October 1917 in France & Flanders. Aged 30. Born and enlisted Nazeing. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Turner, of Middle St., Nazeing, Waltham Cross, Essex. Formerly 4355, Essex Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 113 to 115.

TURNER

George

Private G/18930, 6th Battalion, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment). Died of wounds 8th August 1917 in France & Flanders. Aged 23. Born and resident Nazeing, enlisted Waltham Abbey. Son of Mr. and Mrs. A. Turner, of Middle St., Nazeing, Waltham Cross. Formerly 30943, 14th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Buried in NIEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY, Kassel, Hessen, Germany.

TURNER

Robert D

No further information currently

TURNER

Sidney

No further information currently

WATTS

Frank William

Private 8854, 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 16th March 1915 in France & Flanders. Born Shrington, Buckinghamshire, enlisted Hertford, resident Nazeing. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 31 and 33.

WELLESLEY

Eric George

Second Lieutenant, 8th Battalion, Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own (Yorkshire Regiment). Killed in action 21st December 1915 in France & Flanders. No known grave. Commemorated on PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 4.

WELLESLEY

Ronald A

No further information currently - the only WELLESLEY is a Private in the Canadian Militia called Robert Arthur.

WRIGHT

Joseph Samuel

[Listed as Samuel Joseph on SDGW] Private 4/7253, 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 27th July 1916 in France & Flanders. Born Elmdon, Essex, enlisted Hertford, resident Nazeing. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 2 C.

Father in thy gracious keeping
leave we now thy servants sleeping

1939 - 45

BRACE

Harry T

No further information currently

BURT

Harry

No further information currently

COUSINS, MM

William George

Flight Lieutenant 89662, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 3rd April 1945. Aged 52. Son of George and Susan Cousins; husband of Lilian Emily Cousins, of Nazeing. Buried south of the church in ALL SAINTS CHURCHYARD, NAZEING, Essex.

DEAN

Harry H C

Private 5956263, 5th Battalion, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment. Died during the Japanese invasion of Singapore 14th February 1942. Aged 26. Son of Walter Harry Dean, and of Marguerite Dean, of Ilford, Essex. Buried min KRANJI WAR CEMETERY, Kranji, Singapore. Plot 14. Row D. Collective grave 4-11.

DELLAR

John [Frank]

Marine CH/X 106964, R.M. Group. M.N.B.D.O., Royal Marines. Died 10th April 1944. Aged 28. Son of Arthur Richard and Emily Mary Dellar, of Nazeing, Essex; husband of Laura Hester Beatrice Dellar, of Nazeing. Buried in COLOMBO (LIVERAMENTU) CEMETERY, Sri Lanka. Plot 1. Row L. Grave 3.

EVANS

William John

Gunner 1726241, 392 Battery, 117 Heavy A.A. Regiment. Died 18th November 1944. Aged 35. Son of Richard and Anne Jane Evans; husband of Violet Ellen Evans, of Nazeing. Buried north-east of the church in ALL SAINTS CHURCHYARD, NAZEING, Essex.

GEMMELL

Richard Francis

Lieutenant 109917, Royal Artillery attached to 1 Heavy A.A. Regiment, Royal Indian Artillery. Died 5th March 1943. Aged 26. Son of Francis John and Daisy Gemmell, of Broxbourne, Hertfordshire. Commemorated on SINGAPORE MEMORIAL, Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore. Column 3.

HARDY

Frederick Donald

Sergeant (Wirless Operator/Air Gunner) 624501, 9 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Died 13th June 1940. Aged 19. Son of Thomas Patrick and Florence Jeannette Hardy, of Nazeing, Essex. Buried in DROSAY CHURCHYARD, Seine-Maritime, France. Collective grave 5-6.

HUTCHISON

John

P/O No further information currently

KEMSLEY

[Henry] George [Francis]

Private 14205613, 6th Battalion, York and Lancaster Regiment. Died 21st April 1943. Aged 20. Son of Alfred Henry and Grace Charlotte Kemsley, of Nazeing, Essex. Buried in MASSICAULT WAR CEMETERY, Tunisia. Plot IV. Row M. Grave 10.

LAW

Donald Robert

Bombardier 6607693, 48 Battery, 21 Light A.A. Regiment, Royal Artillery. Died 7th June 1945. Aged 38. Son of Robert and Margaret Law; husband of Marjorie Law, of Broxbourne, Hertfordshire. Commemorated on SINGAPORE MEMORIAL, Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore. Column 8.

SHRODER

Derrick John

Sub-Lieutenant, H.M.S. Sparrowhawk, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Died 14th October 1943. Aged 20. Son of Albert Charles Shroder, and of Catherine Shroder, of Broxbourne, Hertfordshire. Buried in KIRKWALL (ST. OLAF'S) CEMETERY, Orkney. Plot 33. Joint grave 15.

STEVENS

Arthur

No further information currently

WALLIS

Ronald

Private 6031382, 5th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Died 28th December 1943. Aged 31. Son of George William and Minnie Eliza Wallis, of Nazeing, Essex; husband of Gladys Anita Wallis, of Nazeing. Buried in SANGRO RIVER WAR CEMETERY, Italy. Plot XVII. Row B. Grave 42.

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