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CHIPPING CAMPDEN WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Martin Edwards 2014

The Chipping Campden War Memorial is to be found between the Old |Town Hall and the Market Hall, Main Street, Chipping Campden. It takes the form of an octagonal plinth topped with a shaft on which is a small, roffed, calvary cross. The inscriptions are on the sides of the plinth. There are 61 names for World War 1 which have the year that they. Died listed with them. It was unveiled on Sunday 9 January 1921 by local dignitaries and clergymen. The designer was F L Griggs and the engraver Edgar Keen. The Second World War Memorial is near to that of the First World War in the Main Street, it contains 16 names.

Photograph from an old postcard

Erected AD 1929 to the memory of the men of this town who Died for their country and its cause in the war 1914-1918

1914  
ASHWIN Harold D
Private 9692, 2nd Battalion, Prince of Wales's Volunteers (South Lancashire Regiment). Killed in action 14 November 1914. Aged 21. Born Chipping Campden, enlisted Buttevant, Co. Cork. Son of James and Keziah Ashwin of Watery Lane, Chipping Campden. No known grave. Commemorated on Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 37.
BEAVINGTON William
Private 13721, "B" Company, 8th (Service) Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Died in United Kingdom 25 November 1914. Aged 17. Born and enlisted Campden. Son of Richard and Mary E Beavington, of Broad Campden, Glos. Buried in Tidworth Military Cemetery, Wiltshire. Plot/Row/Section C. Grave 118.
NEVE Basil Hovenden
Chief Engine Room Artificer 2nd Class 270424, HMS Pathfinder. Killed or died as a direct result of enemy action 5 September 1914. Born 28 June 1875 in Wood Green, London. Son of Julias R and Isabelle, of the Post Office and Drapers, High Street, Chipping Campden; husband of Ellen Ronaldson Neve, of 80 Rainham Road, Chatham, Kent. No known grave. Commemorated on Chatham Naval Memorial, Kent. Panel 3.
TRACEY Richard
[Listed as TRACY on memorial] Private 9593, 3rd Worcestershire Regiment. Died 7 November 1914. Aged 29. Son of William and Ann Jane Tracey (nee Letts), of Broad Campden, Gloucestershire. No known grave. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 34.
1915  
ELLIS Harry [Gordon]
Private 13734, 5th Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment.). Died 24 May 1915. Aged 20. Born 7 November 1893 in Chipping Campden. Son of Harry George and Martha Ellis, of Chipping Campden. Fishmonger by trade. Passed fit 9 September 1914, enlisted 17 September 1914 at Valcartier, Canada, aged 20 years 10 months. Height 6 feet, girth 38 inches. complexion dark, eyes brown, hair black; religious denomination Church of England. No known grave. Commemorated on Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France; also mentioned on the family grave in Chipping Campden Churchyard, Gloucestershire. National Archives of Canada Accession Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 2883 - 17
HATHAWAY Algernon
Lance Corporal 10993, 7th (Service) Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action at Gallipoli 7 August 1915. Aged 26. Born and enlisted Campden. Son of Annie Hathaway, of Grammar School Cottages, Chipping Campden, Glos., and the late George Hathaway. No known grave. Commemorated on Helles Memorial, Turkey (including Gallipoli). Panel 101 to 104.
HEDGES Charles
Private 7404, 1st Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action 8 October 1915. Born Chipping Campden, enlisted Bristol. Son of Frederick and Elizabeth A Hedges, of 4 Aston Road, Campden; brorther of William Charles hedges (below). No known grave. Commemorated on Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 60 to 64.
HEDGES William Charles
Private 17514, 10th (Service) Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action 25 September 1915. Aged 22. Born and enlisted Campden. Son of Frederick and Elizabeth A Hedges, of 4 Aston Road, Campden; brother of Charles hedges (above). No known grave. Commemorated on Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 60 to 64.
HOWELL Frank [Lewis]
Lance Corporal 9432, 3rd Battalion, South Wales Borderers Died in United Kingdom 9 February 1915. Born Campden 1888, enlisted Brecon. In the 1901 census he was the son of Eli Howell of Church Street, Chipping Campden, and the late Emily Tabitha Howell. Buried south-east of the church in St James churchyard, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire.
SMITH Thomas
Private 17510, 10th Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action 25 September 1915. Born Mickleton, near Chipping Campden, enlisted Campden. No known grave. Commemorated Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 60 to 64.
TRACEY Harry
[Listed as TRACY on memorial] Private 9579, 1st Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment. Killed in action 13 March 1915. Born Chipping Campden, enlisted Worcester, resident Broad Campden. No known grave. Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 17 and 18.
1916  
BENNETT George Edwin
Private 17656, 8th (Service) Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action 23 July 1916. Born and enlisted Campden. Buried in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France. Plot VII. Row B. Grave 33.
BINNS Raymond Louis
Second Lieutenant, 8th Battalion, Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own (Yorkshire Regiment). Killed in action 10 July 1916. Aged 32. Son of Dr William Binns and Mrs Binns of The Cedars, East Bergholt, Suffolk. Educated at Stoneyhurst College, Lancs. Married 1913 to Maud, only daughter of Rev J and Mrs Cartman of Bondy Vicarage, Hull. Buried in Becourt Military Cemetery, Becordel-Becourt, Somme, France. Plot I. Row T. Grave 11.
BRAIN Charles Thomas
Private 13234, 10th (Service) Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action, 23 July 1916. Aged 20. Born and enlisted Campden. Son of John and Mary Katherine Brain (nee Ladbrook), of Littleworth, Campden; brother of Harold (see below). No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 5 A and 5 B.
BRAIN Harold William
[Listed a W H BRAIN on memorial] Private 23298, 10th (Service) Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action 23 July 1916. Aged 18. Born and enlisted Campden. Son of John and Mary Katherine Brain, (nee Ladbrook); brother of Charles (see above). No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 5 A and 5 B.
BRICKNELL Thomas
Private 2435, 1/5th Battalion (Territorial), Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action 23 July 1916. Aged 32. Born and enlisted Campden. Son of William Henry and Sarah Ann Bricknell of Broad Campden, Glos. No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 5 A and 5 B.
CALLAWAY Frederick James
Corporal 6560, 2nd [CWGC] or 3rd [SDGW] Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment. Died 5 August 1916. Aged 30. Born birkenhead, enlisted and resident Worcester. Son of James and Sarah Callaway, of Worcester, and husband of Frances Emily Callaway, of Gainsborough Terrace, Campden, Gloucestershire. Buried in Knightbridge Cemetery, Mesnil-Martinsart, Somme, France. Plot/Row/Section B. Grave 20.
DUNN John Gordon
Boy 2nd Class J/45953, HMS Impregnable, Royal Navy. Died from disease 16 February 1916. Aged 16. Born 17 September 1899 in Shipton-on-Stour. Son of Fred and Helen Dunn of The Chestnuts, Campden. Buried in St James churchyard, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire. Plot 1. Row 1. Joint Graves 9 and 10.
HAYDON Gilbert
Private 2781, 1/5th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action 27 August 1916. Aged 27. Born Campden, enlisted Gloucester. Son of Robert Henry & Annie Haydon, of Chipping Campden. No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 5 A and 5 B. Also listed on his parents grave in Chipping Campden Churchyard, Gloucestershire.
JAMES Frank
Private 7511, 1/23rd (County of London) Battalion, London Regiment. Killed in action 16 September 1916. Aged 21. Born Chipping Campden, enlisted Davis Street, London, resident Chelsea. Son of John and Elizabeth Lucy James of 45 Stadium Street, Chelsea. Formerly, 4346, 9th Battalion, London Regiment. In the 1891 census he was residing at Lower High Street, Chipping Campden; in the 1901 census he was living with his siblings at his grandparents home in Chipping Campden. No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 9 D 9 C 13 C and 12 C.
MORRIS Charles Philip Scott
Private 435766, 31st Battalion, Canadian Infantry. Died 6 June 1916. Aged 30. Born 4 July 1891 in Campden. Son of Charles Edward and Mary Elizabeth Scott Morris, of Campden, Glos. Clerk by trade. Enlisted 3 October 1915 and passed fit 4 October 1915 at Calgary, Canada, aged 24 years 2 months, height 5 feet 9¾ inches, girth 34½ inches, complexion medium, eyes blue, hair light brown; religious denomination Church of England. No known grave. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 24 - 28 - 30. National Archives of Canada Accession Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 6385 - 40
OSBORNE Francis Raywood
Serjeant STK/781, 10th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). Killed in action 4 May 1916. Aged 26. Born Chipping Campden, enlisted London, resident Blockley. Son of Francis Bazley and Mary A Osborne of Malvern House, Blockley, Worcs. Buried in Berles-Au-Bois Churchyard Extension, Pas de Calais, France Plot/Row/Section E. Grave 6.
PAYNE Thomas Henry
Lance Serjeant 19563, 1st Battalion, Grenadier Guards. Killed in action 10 September 1916. Aged 21. Born and enlisted Campden. Son of Thomas and Sarah Payne of 7 Aston Road, Campden and brother of Frederick who fell in 1918 and served as alias James. Buried in GuillemontRoad Cemetery, Guillemont, Somme, France. Plot VII. Row H. Grave 4.
PLESTED Tom
Private 7974, 56th Company, Machine Gun Gorps (Infantry). Killed in action 5 July 1916. Aged 19. Born and enlisted Campden. Son of Jane and the late Ezra John Plested, of Leasbourne, Chipping Campden. Formerly 24641, FGloucestershire Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 5 C and 12 C.
SMITH Owen
Corporal 3628, 1/8th (City of LondoN) Battaliojn (Post Office Rifles), London Regiment. Killed in action 7 October 1916. Aged 31. Enlisted Moreton-in-Marsh, resident Campden. Son of Thomas William and Sarah Smith of the Square, Chipping Campden. No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 9 C and 9 D.
WILLIAMS Frank
Private 4834, 1/5th Battalion (Territorial) Gloucestershire Regiment. Died of wounds 17 August 1916. Aged 29.Born Campden, enlisted Bristol. Son of Joseph and Lucy Williams of chipping Campden. Buried in VarennesMilitary Cemetery, France. Plot I. Row A. Grave 21.
1917  
BYRD William
Private, 94864 159th Company, Labour Corps. Died of wounds 1 November 1917. Aged 39. Son of Benjamin Henry and Alice Byrd of Broad Campden, Glos. Formerly 24344, 10th BattalIon, Princess Louises's (Royal Berkshire Regiment). Buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium. Plot XXI. Plot CC. Grave 18A
DYDE John
Private 9668, 1st Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action 4 October 1917. Born and resident Chipping Campden, Warwick. Son of William and Maria Dyde of Lower High Street, Chipping Campden. No known grave. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 23 to 28 and 163A.
DYDE John Henry
[Listed under 1917 on memorial but actual date of death 1918 from SDGW and CWGC] Private 14335, 2nd Battalion, Coldstream Guards, Killed in action 27 August 1918. Aged 26. Born at Quinton, Warwickshire, enlisted Birmingham, resident Stratford-on-Avon. Son of Henry and Ada Annie Dyde (nee Croft), of Willicote Cottages, Clifford Chambers, Glos. Buried in Croisilles British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Plot IV. Row A. Grave 31.
HANDS Leslie Hickman
Private B/23339, 11th BattalIon, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). Died of wounds 4 March 1917. Aged 21. Born Campden, enlisted Weymouth, resident Portland. Son of Henry Joseph and Rosellen Hands nee Roberts of Cotswold. Keswick Road, Boscombe, Bournemouth. Native of Chipping Campden. Buried in St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, France. Section O. Plot VII. Row E. Grave 1.
JAMES James [Richard]
Private 9194, 6th Battalion, Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died of wounds 2 December 1917. Born Chipping Campden (SDGW Chippen Camden), enlisted Nuneaton, Warwickshire, resident Campden (SGDW Camden). In the 1901 census he is the son Jane James (a widow), he is aged 15, a cowman on farm, born Shipston on Stour, Middlehurst, Gloucestershire, resident with his mother in Work House Bank K As, Sheep Street, Gainsborough Terrace, Chipping Campden. In the 1911 census he is a boarder with the Hughes family, unmarried, aged 23, Cowman on Farm, born Shipston on Stour, Middlehurst, Gloucestershire, resident Coleman Hills Cottage, near Campden. Buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France. Section P. Plot V. Row C. Grave 4B.
KEELEY George Charles
Private 37851, "B" Company, 12th (Service) (Bristol) Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action 8 May 1917. Aged 31. Born and enlisted Campden. Son of James and Mary Keeling of Lower High Street, Campden; husband of Mabel Margaret Keeley (nee Biggerstaff), of 6 Sheep Street, Campden; brother of Thomas (below). Mobolised in 1914. No known grave. Commemorated on Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
KEELEY Thomas [Kilby]
Lance Serjeant 238010, 2/4th (City of Bristol) Battalion (Territorial), Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action 19 August 1917. Aged 29. Born Campden, enlisted Bristol. Son of James and Mary Keeling of Lower High Street, Campden, brother of George, who also fell and husband of Agnes Ellen Keeley nee Sharpe of church Cottage, Campden. Buried in New Irish Farm Cemetery, Belgium. Plot XXI. Row E. Grave 6.
MERRIMAN Francis William
Private 7335, Depot, Worcestershire Regiment. Died in United Kingdom 12 April 1917. Aged 32. Born and resident Chipping Campden, enlisted Worcester. Son of Elizabeth Merriman nee Sandalls of Sheep Street, and husband of Julia Merriman (nee Higgins), of 8 Sheep Street,Chipping Campden. Buried in St James churchyard, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire. Plot 2. Row 6. Grave 10.
ROBERTS Frederick Gordon
Corporal 106554, D Battery, 11th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery Died 24 September 1917. Aged 28. Son of Francis Edward and Annie Roberts. Native of Campden, Glos. Buried in Bleuet Farm Cemetery, Belgium. Plot I. Row B. Grave 43.
1918  
BAKER Henry Charles
Corporal 37356, 1/5th Battalion (Territorial), Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action 15 June 1918. Aged 35. Born Campden, enlisted Gloucester. Son of Joseph and Eliza Baker of Chipping Campden. From a bugler in the Volunteer Corps to his late rank in about 19 years. Buried in Magnaboschi British Cemetery, Italy. Plot 1. Row G. Grave 3.
BENNETT Ernest
Private 26222, "C" Company, 2nd Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. Killed in action 29 July 1918. Aged 21. Born Chipping Campden, enlisted Bristol, resident Stow-on-the-Wold. Son of Noah and Sarah Bennett of Park Road, Chipping Campden and brother of Richard (see below). In the 1911 census he was a Barker;s Apprentice, born Chipping Campden, resident Water Lane, Campden. Formerly 26876, Gloucestershire Regiment. Buried in Raperie British Cemetery, Villemontoire, France Plot IX. Row C. Grave 4
BENNETT Richard
possibly Private 722597, 1/24th (County of London) Battalion (The Queen's). Killed in action 5 April 1918. Enlisted Whitehall, resident Walworth. No known grave. Commemorated on Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 9 or 10.

In the 1901 census he was the son of Noah and Sarah Bennett, aged 9, born Chipping Campden and resident with his parents at Watery Lane, Chipping Campden; brother of Ernest (see above). In the 1911 census he was working with Harry Ballard, a printing compositor, he was a boarder, aged 19, a compositor, born Campden and resident 34 Gloucester Road, Camberwell, London.

BRUCE Oscar
Private 240043, 1/5th Battalion (Territorial), Gloucestershire Regiment. Died 17 July 1918. Aged 30. Born and enlisted Campden. Son of Mr. and Mrs. C. Bruce, of Berrington, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire. Buried in Dueville Communal Cemetery Extension, Italy. Plot 1. Row G. Grave 7.
COX John Lennox
Lieuteant, 4th Battalion attached 11th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 19 September 1918. Aged 21. Son of Walter Matthew and Margaret Whytock Cox, of Campden. Buried in Doiran Military Cemetery, Greece. Plot III. Row F. Grave 28.
FISHER Edgar
Private 250191, 544th Home Service, Employment Company, Labour Corps. Died in United Kingdom 27 June 1918. Aged 30. Born Chipping Campden, enlisted Cardiff, resident Broad Campden, Chipping Campden. Son of Fanny Fisher of Broad Campden. Formerly 9906, 1st Battalion, Welsh Regiment. Buried in St Margaret Churchyard, Bodelwyddan, Flintshire. Plot/Row/Section F. Grave 1.
GIBBINS Arthur Frederick
[Listed as F A GIBBINS on memorial] Private 241705, "C" Company, 13th Battalion. Gloucestershire Regiment. Died of wounds 9 April 1918. Aged 27. Born Todenham, Gloucestershire, enlisted Campden. Son of Francis John and Clara Gibbins, of Mollington Mill, Banbury, Oxon. Born at Todenham, Moreton-in-Marsh, Glos. Buried in La Chapelette British and Indian Cemetery, Peronne, Somme, France. Plot III. Row A. Grave 2.
GRIFFIN R L
No further information currently available.
GRIFFIN William Henry
Private 33607, 12th (Service) (Bristol) Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action 28 June 1918. Born Campden, enlisted Banbury, Oxon. In the 1911 census he was aged 28, son of Thomas and Lead Griffin, a Journeyman baker, born Campden, resident with his parents at Gainsbor'o Terrace, Campden. No known grave. Commemorated on Ploegstreet Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 5.
HARRIS William Edwin
Private 103465, 15th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)/ Died 13 August 1918. Aged 30. Born and enlisted Campden. Son of Edwin Harris, of Sheep St., Campden. Formerly S4/125938, Royal Army Service Corps. Buried in St James Churchyard, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire. Plot 1. Row 4. Grave 13.
HOWELL Albert John
[Listed a J A HOWELL on memorial] Company Quartermaster Serjeant M2/099871, Royal Army Service Corps. Died 2 December 1918. Aged 41. Son of Reuben and Eliza Howell, of Leysbourne, Campden; husband of Dora Howell, of Church Street Chipping Campden. In the 1891 census he was the son opf Reuben and Eliza Ann Howell, aged 13, an errand boy, born Chipping Campden and resident with his parents at Leysbourne Street, Chipping Campden. Buried in St James Churchyard, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire. Plot 1. Row 4. Grave 6.
JAMES Harry
Private 241706, "D" Company, 2/5th Battalion (Territorial), Gloucestershire Regiment. Died 23 March 1918. Born Campden, enlisted Gloucester. Son of Enoch and Fanny Son of Enoch and Fanny James, of The Garden, Park Rd. Chipping Campden, Glos. Brother of George (below). No known grave. Commemorated on Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France. Panel 40 and 31.
JAMES George Enoch
[Listed as George Enock on SDGW] Private 15144, 2nd Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Died in United Kingdom 3 June 1918. Aged 24. Born and enlisted Campden. Son of Enoch and Fanny James, of Watery Lane, Chipping Campden. Brother of Harry (see above). Buried in St James churchyard, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire. Plot 1. Row 3. Grave 2.
JAMES Arthur William
No further information currently available
JEFFREY Alexander Charles
Saddler 840986, "B" Battery, 165th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died 20 Ocotber 1918. Aged 32. Born malvern, Worcestershire, enlisted Evesham. Son of William and Annie Jeffrey, of Chipping Campden, Glos. Buried in La Kreule Military Cemetery, Hazebrouck, Nord, France. Plot V. Row B. Grave 12.
KEEN William Cornock
Private SE/23168 4th Mobile Vet Section, Army Veterinary Corps Died 12 April 1917. Aged 29. Son of Charles William and Clara Emily Keen, of Maul Farm, Haresfield, Glos. No known grave. Commemorated on Basra Memorial, Iraq. Panel 42.
MERRIMAN Ernest Mark L
[Listed as E M MERRIMAN on memorial] Lance Corporal 241992, 1/6th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action 16 June 1918. Aged 29. Born Campden, enlisted Bristol. Son of the late William and Anne M. Merriman, of Chipping Campden, Warwickshire. Buried in Boscon British Cemetery, Italy. Plot 1. Row C. Grave 4.
NOEL Robert Thomas More
Captain (The Hon.) 6th Royal Fusiliers attached to 1st Battalion Nigeria Regiment, W.A.F.F. Died 2 February 1918. Aged 29. Son of Charles Francis, 3rd Earl of Gainsborough, and Countess of Gainsborough, of Exton Park, Oakham, England. Buried in Dar Es Salaam War Cemetery, Tanzania. Plot 6. Row K. Grave 8.
PAYNE Frederick R
[Not found on SDGW] Gunner 42513, 11th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died 30 May 1918. Aged 25. Son of Thomas and Sarah Payne of 2 Deben Cottages, Park Road, Campden and brother of Thomas who fell in 1916. Buried in Crouy British Cemetery, Crouy-Sur-Somme, Somme, France. Plot II. Row E. Grave 13
TRINDER James
Private 202782, 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers Died 22 March 1918. Born and resident Campden. Buried in Savy British Cemetery, France. His grave from St. Quentin-Roupy Road Germant Cemetery, at L'Epine-de-Dallon, which contained the graves of 232 British soldiers who fell in March 1918, has been incorporated marked with a Special Memorial 36.
WALTON William Alfred
Private 27802, 1st Battalion, Prince of Wales's Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians). Died in Egypt 23 October 1918. Aged 33. Born and enlisted London, resident Campden. Son of Alfred and Elizabeth Walton; husband of Elsie May Walton, of High Street, Chipping Campden. Formerly 4222, London Regiment. Buried in the Gaza War Cemetery, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza). Plot XXVII. Row E. Grave 6.
WILLIAMS William Robert
No further information currently available
WILLIAMS Richard Henry
possibly Serjeant 13778, 11th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Died of wounds in Salonika 10 July 1918. Aged 28. Born Gloucester, enlisted Ogmore Vale, Glamorganshire. Husband of M. F. Sharp (formerly Williams), of 3, Old Kent Rd., Paddock Wood, Kent. Buried in Sarigol Military Cemtery, Kriston, Greece. Plot/Row/Section D. Grave 586.
1919  
BRUCE Charles John
Private 2240, Special Reserve Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Died 3 August 1919. Aged 37. Son of of Mr. and Mrs. C. Bruce, of Berrington, Chipping Campden, and brother of Oscar Bruce, Private 24004, Gloucestershire Regiment, who also fell 17 January 1918. Buried in St James Churchyard, Chipping Campden. Plot 2. Row 6. Grave 13.
GRIFFIN William E
No further information currently available
KEEN Arthur Henry Fred
Officer's Steward 1st Class 363448, H.M.S. Impregnable, Royal Navy Died 27 December 1919. Aged 34. Son of Henry and Sarah Sadler Keen, of Park Road, Campden. Buried in St James Churchyard, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire. Plot 1. Row 6. Grave 11.
WHATCOTT Joseph George
Gunner 225766, 464th Battery, 179th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died 17 February 1919. Aged 23. Son of George and Sarah A Whatcott of Campden Ashes, of Chipping Campden. Buried in St James Churchyard, Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire. Plot 1. Row 4. Grave 1.
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BENNETT Repton
Lance Corporal 13114239, 141 Pioneer Corps. Died 28 June 1943. Aged 28. Son of Joseph & Elizabeth Ann Maria of Chipping Campden. Buried in Medjez-El-Bab, War Cemetery, Tunisia. Plot 13.Row D. Grave 4.
BRUNDLE Victor Charles
Rifleman 7017973, 7th Bn, 1st The London Rifle Brigade. Died 29 September 1944. Aged 28. Son of Rich ard Charles & Annie of Campden, Glos and husband of Alice of Campden. Buried in Florence War Cemetery, Italy. Plot IV. Row B. Grave 18.
CROSS Fred
Private 5249458, 1st Worcestershire Regiment. Died 16 August 1944. Aged 33.Son of Thomas and Ellen Cross; husband of Alice Mary Cross, of Broadway, Worcestershire. Buried in Banneville-La-Campagne War Cemetery, Calvados, France. Plot II. Row D. Grave 5.
FREEMAN Gordon
Trooper 4798980, Life Guards. Died 24 September 1941. Aged 31. Son of Charles & Annie, husband of Mary F of Torquay, Devon. Buried in Tehran War Cemetery, Iran. Plot I. Row C. Grave 4.
GRIGGS John Ceolfrid
Lieutenant, 255808, 2nd North Staffs Regiment. Died 30 May 1944. Son of Frederick Landseer Maurice & Nina Mary of Boar’s Hill, Oxford. Buried in Beach Head War Cemetery, Italy. Plot XVI. Rowe H. Grave 7
HADLEY Joseph Eliot
Captain 34141, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Died 6 June 1944. Aged 44. Son of Soloman and Martha Hadley; husband of Edith Annie Woodall Hadley of Campden. Buried in Sangro River War Cemetery, Italy. Plot V. Row E. Grave 41.
HARRIS Cyril Victor
Bombardier 1472761, 112 Heavy A.A. Regiment, Royal Artillery. Died 24 March 1945. Aged 36. Son of William & Kate Kirby Harris of Campden, husband of Ann Elizabeth Jane Harris of Campden. Buried in Groesbeek Canadian War Cemetery, Gelderland, Holland. Plot VI. Row B. Grave 13.
JAMES Bryan

There is a 3 year old who died as a civilian on CWGC. There are several Brian James listed but none appears to fit.

KEELEY Donald
Sergeant 1381057, 115 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial
KEELEY Roy
Acting Sub Lieutenant, (A) HMS Bambara, Royal Navy. Died 29 July 1945. Aged 20. Son of Mr & Mrs L J Keely of Campden. Commemorated on the Lee-on-Solent Memorial, Hampshire. Bay 6, Panel 5.
KEELEY Alec Victor
Aircraftman 1st Class 953264, 52 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Died 01 December 1942. Son of Ernest and Ida Eleanor Keeley, of Campden, Gloucestershire. Buried in Mosul War Cemetery, Iraq. Plot 2. Row D. Grave 4.
PARSONS Robert Gerald Victor
Leading Aircraftman 923128, 212 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Died 24 August 1943. Aged 28. Son of Mr & Mrs John Parsons, husband of Ethel Mary of Campden. Buried in Delhi War Cemetery, India. Plot 2. Row D. Grave 15
PEMBERTON David Alwyn
Squadron, Leader (Pilot) 33036, 1 Squadron, Foyal Air Force, 3 November 1940. Aged 28. Son of Guy [F.R.I.B.A] and Emily Murial of Broadway, Worcestershire. Buried in St Eadburgh New Churchyard, Broadway
POWELL Norman Henry
Sergeant 1396063, 295 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 28 April 1944. Aged 26. Son of Harry and Catherine Mabel Powell, of Westington. Buried south of the church in St James Churchyard, Chipping Norton, Gloucestershire.
TEMPLE William
No further information currently available
TROLLOPE Ronald William
Bombardier 1468503, 98, H.A.A. Regiment, Royal Artillery. Died 11 April 1943. Aged 28. Husband of E F Trollope of Swindon, Wiltshire. Buried in Whitworth Road, Cemetery, Swindon, Wiltshire. Section F. Grave 456.
WILSON Alexander
No further information currently available
WILSON John
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