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BISHOPS WALTHAM WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Detailed Information
Compiled and copyright © John Simmons 2008

Bishop's Waltham has two forms of memorial. The first is an exterior memorial in the grounds of St Peter's Chruch and is in the form of a stone cross set on a tapering column atop a square plinth standing on a two-stepped stone base. The second is in the form of an illuminated book of remembrance in a glazed frame within the church. Listed here are the 55 names for World War 1 and 30 for World War 2.

Photographs Copyright © Paul Goodwin 2009

Memorial cross

THE GREAT WAR
1914-1919
THEY DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE.

From the Book of Remembrance

WORLD WAR I
1914-18
ROLL
OF
HONOUR
GREATER LOVE HATH
NO MAN THAN
THIS, THAT A MAN
LAY DOWN HIS LIFE
FOR HIS FRIENDS.
GRANT
THEM LORD
ETERNAL REST.
AND LET
LIGHT PERPETUAL
SHINE UPON
THEM.
WORLD WAR II
1939-45

1914-1919

ANDREWS

Frederick Charles
Gunner RMA/10303 Royal Marine Artillery H.M.S. "Princess Royal". Died on 31/05/1916 Age 35. Son of Jane Andrews, of 4, New Rd., Beeches Hill, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Commemorated on Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, United Kingdom, 21

ANDREWS

Thomas Edwin
Gunner 1995 Royal Field Artillery. Died 20/02/1915 Age 20. Son of Fredrick William and Jane Andrews, of 4, New Rd., Beeches Hill, Bishop's Waltham. Buried in Bishop’s Waltham (St. Peter) Churchyard, Hampshire, United Kingdom, 5. 9.

APPS

J H
Corporal 75454 6th Canadian Light Trench Mortar Battery. Death: 20/04/1918. MM Buried in Wailly Orchard Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France, II. . 1.

BAILEY

Ralph Ernest
Private 248 4th Bn. Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Died 27/04/1915 Age 20. Son of Walter Cleveland Bailey and Susannah Bailey, of Green Lane Farm, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Commemorated at Lone Pine Memorial, Turkey, 22.

BARFOOT

Edwin Albert
Private PO/14966 H.M.S. "Queen Mary" Royal Marine Light Infantry. Died 31/05/1916 Age 26. Son of the late Edward and Emma Barfoot, of Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Commemorated at Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, United Kingdom, 22

BATT

T
Private 58931 8th Bn. Welsh Regiment Died 07/11/1918 Age 41. Son of James and Rosa Batt, of Bishop's Waltham; husband of Rosetta Batt, of "Sunnyside," The Avenue, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Buried in Amara War Cemetery, Iraq, XIV. C. 26.

BELL

Charles Albert
Stoker 1st Class H.M.S. "Ghurka" Royal Navy. Died 08/02/1917 Age 30. Son of Charles and Jane Bell, of Micheldever, Hamphire, England. Commemorated at Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, United Kingdom, 26

BRUCE

Donald
Rifleman R/7682 3rd Bn. King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died 15/05/1915 Age 28. Son of Francis Robert and Ellen Mary Bruce, of Charlton Adam, Taunton, Somerset. Born Ealing, London. Buried in Longuenesse (St. Omer) Souvenier Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France, I. A. 113.

CASEY

G G
Gunner 656 Royal Garrison Artillery. Died 29/11/1914 Buried in Portsmouth (Milton) Cemetery, Hampshire, United Kingdom, G. 18. 29.

CONDUCT

Leonard Albert
Private 9482 2nd Bn. Hampshire Regiment Died 06/08/1915 Age 24 Son of Samuel Conduct, of 15, Victoria Buildings, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Commemorated at Helles Memorial, Turkey, Panel 125-134 or 223-226 228-229 & 328.

CONDUCT

William
Private 14650 2nd Bn. Hampshire Regiment Died 13/10/1916. Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France, Pier and Face 7 C and 7 B.

COOK

Ernest Arthur
Private 22070 32nd Bn. Royal Fusiliers. Died 15/09/1916 Age 39. Husband of Florence Beatrice Cook, of 21, Charlotte Terrace, Barnsbury, London. Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France, Pier and Face 8 C 9 A and 16 A.

COTTLE

George James
Private M/281801 M.T. Reserve Depot (Grove Park) Army Service Corps. Died 20/02/1917 Age 34. Son of George James Cottle; husband of Daisy Florence Sendall (formerly Cottle), of Houchin St., Bishop’s Waltham. Born at Shedfield, England. Buried in Bishop's Waltham (St. Peter) Churchyard, Hampshire, United Kingdom, 8. 4.

CUTLER

W J
Gunner 352351 154th Heavy Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery. Died 05/04/1917 Age 19. Son of Mary Ann Cutler, of Elm Cottage, Lower Durley, Botley, Hampshire, England. Buried in Dickebusch New Military Cemetery, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, AA. 41.

DAVIS

C
Private 20573 6th Bn. Dorsetshire Regiment. Died 26/08/1918. Buried in A.I.F. Burial Ground, Flers, Somme, France, XV. A. 20.

EDGAR

W
No further information

EMMETT

Albert H
Private 22028 2nd Bn. Gloucestershire Regiment. Died 20/02/1917. Buried in Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta, D. XVIII. 2.

EMMETT

Alfred Harry
Rifleman B/1222 9th Bn. Rifle Brigade. Died 31/07/1915 Age 21. Son of William and Eliza Emmett, of I, Bank St., Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire. Commemorated at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, Panel 46 - 48 and 50.

EPPS

Louis
Private 19167 "D" Coy. 1st Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Also attd. 11/2 T.M. Bty., Hampshire Regiment. Died 01/07/1916 Age 22. Son of George and Honorah Louisa Epps, of Albion Cottage, Bishop’s Waltham; Hampshire, England. Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France, Pier and Face 7 C and 7 B.

ETHERIDGE

Harry
Gunner, Royal Navy. Died 19/07/1919. Son of Mrs. A. Etheridge, of 2, Albert Terrace, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Buried in Bishop’s Waltham (St. Peter) Churchyard, Hampshire, United Kingdom, 3. 16.

FURSEY

William Arthur
Gunner 352323 154th Heavy Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery. Died 19/06/1917 Age 21. Son of William John and Hannah Mary Fursey, of "Spion Kop," Swanmore, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire. England. Buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, XIV. E. 9.

GIBSON

HERBERT
Gunner 58034 32nd Bty. 33rd Bde. Royal Field Artillery. Died 28/11/1914 Age 27. Husband of Kathleen Gibson, of Bank St., Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Buried in Merville Communal Cemetery, Nord, France, I. L. 42.

GIBSON

N S
Corporal 201054 1st/4th Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Died 26/12/1917 Age 24. Son of Harry and Isabella Gibson, of Tichbourne Cottage, Fair Oak, Eastleigh, Hampshire, England. Buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, Iraq, XII. H. 8.

GIFFARD-BRINE

Robin George Bruce
[Transcribed as R W S GIFFORD-BRINE] Midshipman, HMS Invincible, Royal Navy. Killed in action at the Battle of Jutland 31/5/1916. Aged 17. Son of Admiral George Giffard and Mrs Giffard of “Highfield”, Bishops Waltham. Commemorated on Portsmouth Naval Memorial

GUNNER

Benjamin George
Captain 1st Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 07/10/1915 Age 23. M C. Son of Charles Richard and Jessie Kate Gunner, of Ridgemede, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Buried in Brandhoek Military Cemetery, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, I. G. 13.

GUNNER

Edward Geoffrey
Sub-Lieutenant H.M.S. "Bulwark" Royal Navy. Died 26/11/1914 Age 20. Son of Charles Richards and Jessie Kate Gunner, of Ridgemede, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Commemorated at Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, United Kingdom, 1.

GUNNER

John Hugh
Captain, Hampshire Yeomanry (Carabiniers), attd. 15th Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Died 09/08/1918 Age 34. Son of Charles Richards Gunner, of Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England, Husband of Dorothy Gunner, of S, Warren Rd., Bournemouth, England. Buried in La Clytte Military Cemetery, Heuvelland, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, VI. C. 7. See also Lord's Cricket Members War Memorial

HAMMOND

Charlie
Private 20806 14th Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Died 03/09/1916. Commemorated at Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France, Pier and Face 7 C and 7 B.

HAMMOND

Herbert
Stoker 1st Class 311462 H.M.S "Partridge" Royal Navy. Died 12/12/1917 Age 31. Husband of Mary Russell (formerly Hammond), of Basingwell St., Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Commemorated at Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, United Kingdom, 26

HARVELL

F W
Private 22309 12th Bn. Hampshire Regiment Died 17/04/1917 Age 28. Son of Jane Harvell, of Bank St., Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Buried in Karasouli Military Cemetery, Greece, B. 268.

HEWETT

H D
Lieutenant 13th Squadron Royal Air Force Died 27/10/1918. Son of Mrs. Hewett, of "Waiwera," Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Buried in Awoingt British Cemetery, Nord, France, I. F. 16.

HEWETT

William John
Captain 3rd Bn. attd. 2nd Bn. Royal Munster Fusiliers. Died 09/05/1915 Age 38. Mentioned in Despatches. Son of the late Edward William and Elizabeth Hewett; husband of Florence Ella Hewett, of "Strathaven," Crown Hill, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Buried in Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, Pas de Calais, France, XXVII. A. 15.

HIGGGINS

F
Private 260253 2nd/8th Bn. Worcestershire Regiment. Died 27/08/1917 Age 26. Husband of K. Higgins, of Brickyard Rd., Swanmore, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire. Buried in Ypres Town Cemetery Extension, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, III. F. 28.

KING

Andrew Buchanan
Major 7th Bn. Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Died 28/05/1915 Age 40. Son of Charles Mackintosh King and Jane Margaret King, of Campsie, Stirlingshire; husband of Evelyn Nina Crombie (formerly King), Beech House, The Mount, York. Held commission from 17th March, 1895 in 4th Stirlingshire Volunteers. Buried in Hazebrouck Communal Cemetery, Nord, France, II. A. 2.

LACEY

H P W
Corporal 9169 2nd Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Died 09/08/1916 Age 22. Son of Mrs. M. J. Sheppard, of 52, Lynn Rd., Copnor, Portsmouth. Native of Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Buried in Potijze Chateau Wood Cemetery, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, A. 27.

LEE

Ernest Edward
either Private 15243 "D" Coy. 1st Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Died 10/04/1917 Age 35. Husband of Fanny Olive Lee, of 3, Sea Glen Cottages, Highcliffe-on-Sea, Christchurch, Hampshire. Buried in Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France, XXII. F. 18A

or Private 16604 5th Bn. Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry. Died 27/04/1916. Buried in Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, Pas de Calais, France, XVII. H. 7.

LOVELL

Arthur
either Arthur LOVELL Private 13263 9th Bn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). Died 21/08/1915. Commemorated at Helles Memorial, Turkey, Panel 150 to 152.

or A N LOVELL, Private 16604 5th Bn. Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry. Died 27/04/1916. Buried in Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, Pas de Calais, France, XVII. H. 7.

NEWLAND

George William
Serjeant S/964 12th Bn. Rifle Brigade. Died 18/08/1917. Commemorated at Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, Panel 145 to 147.

PAICE

Archibald Stanley
Private G/13378 1st Bn. The Buffs (East Kent Regiment). Died 13/12/1917 Age 36. Husband of Bessie Jane Paice, of 49, Gardner St., Brighton, England. Buried in Hillingdon and Uxbridge Cemetery, Middlesex, United Kingdom, IB. 36.

PRICE

P T E
No further information

PRICE

W
either Walter PRICE, Private 8049 1st Bn. Hampshire Regiment . Died 26/04/1915. Commemorated at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen , Belgium, Panel 35.

or W PRICE, Private 9602 4th Bn. Worcestershire Regiment. Died 28/04/1915. Buried in Lancashire Landing Cemetery, Special Memorial, Turkey, 3.

PURNELL

Albert Edward
Private 117967 30th Bn. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Died 29/03/1918 Age 19. Son of Charles and Alice Purnell, of 11, Clayland's Rd., Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Commemorated at Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France, Panel 90 to 93.

RICHARDS

E
Private 44558 8th Bn. Gloucestershire Regiment . Died 21/10/1918 Age 19. Son of Arthur and Kate Richards, of Park Corner Farm, Odiham, Basingstoke. Born at Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, Hampshire. Buried in Delsaux Farm Cemetery, Beugny, Pas de Calais, France, II. D. 12.

RICHARDS

William Henry
Sapper 69907 86th Field Coy Royal Engineers. Died 22/08/1917 Age 24. Son of Ann Richards, of Winchester Rd., Bishop's Waltham. Native of Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Buried in Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France, XXV. N. 12.

SIMS

Arthur Follett
Private 20621 4th Bn. Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment). Died 08/10/1916 Age 33. Served as GREGORY. Son of Ebenezer and Elizabeth Sims, of The School House, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Commemorated at Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France,

SIMS

Oswald Follett
Private 24644 1st Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Died 22/01/1917 Age 19. Son of Ebenezer and Elizabeth Sims, of The School House, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire. Buried in Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte, Somme, France, II. M. 8.

SMITH

Charles
Private 2592 "G" Coy. 1st/4th Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Died 15/09/1914 Age 21. Son of G. and Rose Hannah Smith, of 4, Farm Cottages, Park Prewett, Basingstoke, Hampshire, England. Buried in Shrewton (St. Mary) Churchyard, Wiltshire, United Kingdom.

STEELE

William Charles
Private 15239 2nd Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Died 29/06/1915 Age 29. Son of David and Mary Steele; husband of Lily Eleanor Steele, of Bank St., Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire. Commemorated at Helles Memorial, Turkey, Panel 125-134 or 223-226 228-229 & 328.

STUBBS

Frank Austin
Serjeant 72421 17th Bn. Royal Fusiliers. Died 14/11/1918 Age 28. Son of Frank and Louisa Catherine Stubbs, of Bishop’s Waltham, Hampshire, England. Buried in Terlicthun British Cemetery, Wimille, Pas de Calais, France, XI. A. 19.

WATSON

Francis F
Private 39073, 1st Battalion, Hgihland Light Infantry. Died 04/04/1917. Age 35. Son of John Francis and Sarah Ann Watson, Victoria Terrace, Bank Street, Bishop Waltham. Buried in Savona Town Cemetery, Italy, E 3.

WEAVIL

Reginald Frank
Private 25730 15th Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Died 11/12/1917 Age 19. Youngest son of Alfred and Louisa Weavil, of Newtown, Bishop’s Waltham, Hampshire, England. Buried in Giavera British Cemetery, Arcade, Italy, Plot 4. Row A. Grave 2.

WEEKS

F
Private 10170 7th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment. Died 21/04/1916. Commemorated at Basra Memorial, Iraq, Panel 12.

WEEKS

William Henry
Private 10776 6th Bn. Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. Died 23/08/1917 Age 27. Son of Alfred Bernard and Ellen Weeks; husband of the late Louisa Lillian Weeks. Commemorated at Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, Panel 80 to 82 and 63A.
1939-1945

ALLEN

E
Either Eric ALLEN Gunner 788960 79 Field Regt. Royal Artillery. Died 10/10/1944. Buried in Jonkerbos War Cemetery, Gelderland, Netherlands, 11. C. 1.

or Edwin ALLEN, Gunner 1439167 93 (6th Bn. The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders) Anti-Tank Regt., Royal Artillery. Died 08/11/1944 Age 26. Buried in Forli War Cemetery, Italy, Coll. grave II, D, 12.

BATH

Frederick Percy
Able Seaman C/JX 181443 H.M.S. Forfar, Royal Navy. Died 02/12/1940. Commemorated at Chatham Naval Memorial, Kent, United Kingdom, 39, 3.

BOWER

H
No further information

CHARD

William George
Lance Serjeant 6408880 2/4th Bn. Hampshire Regiment. Died 21/07/1944. Buried in Arezzo War Cemetery, Italy, II. E. 27.

CHURCHER

Gerald Leonard
Flying Officer 163986 515 Squadron Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 29/10/1944 Age 20. Son of Lot Hubert and Dora Kathleen Churcher, of Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Commemorated at Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, United Kingdom, Panel 205.

COCKLE

Edward William Gibbs
Lance Corporal T/14701678 723 Gen. Transport Coy.,Royal Army Service Corps. Died 16/09/1945. Son of Sidney William and Ethel Mary Cockle, of Bishop's Waltham; husband of Ethel Mary Cockle, of Bishop's Waltham. Buried in Bishop’s Waltham (St. Peter) Churchyard, Hampshire, United Kingdom, Grave 377.

COMPTON

Ernest Reuben
Leading Stoker P/KX 96749 H.M. Submarine Regent, Royal Navy. Died 01/05/1943 Age 23. Son of Ernest and Margaret Compton, of Newtown, Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Commemorated at Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, United Kingdom, Panel 77, Column 3.

CURLING

Desmond Lionel
Second Lieutenant 126472 9th (1st Bn. The Rangers) Bn., King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died 01/06/1941 Age 21. Son of Brigadier-General Bryan James Curling, D.S.O. Officier Legion D'Honneur, and of Lilian Mary Curling (nee Wells), of Warsash, Hampshire, England. Commemorated at Athens Memorial, Greece, Face 7.

ETHERIDGE

Charles Walter
Flight Sergeant 1669 502 Squadron Royal Air Force. Died 22/03/1944 Age 49. M S M. Husband of Daisy May Etheridge, of Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Commemorated in Bishop’s Waltham (St. Peter) Churchyard, Hampshire, United Kingdom, Grave 343.

ETHERIDGE

George Davis
Engine Room Artificer 1st Class P/M 34444, H.M. Submarine Tarpon, Royal Navy. Died 22/04/1940 Age 37. Son of George and Julie Etheridge; husband of Elizabeth Etheridge, of Dorchester, Dorsetshire, England. Commemorated at Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, United Kingdom, Panel 41, Column 1.

FIELD

Albert Edward William
Musician RMB/X 493 H.M.S. Trinidad, Royal Marine Band. Died 29/03/1942. Son of Albert Edward William and Mary Marlow Field, of Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Commemorated at Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, United Kingdom, Panel 70, Column 3.

GAMBIN

Cyril William Jack
Able Seaman P/JX 149533 H.M.S. Somali, Royal Navy. Died 24/09/1942 Age 21. Son of Jack and Amy Hilda Gamblin, of Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire., England. Commemorated at Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, United Kingdom, Panel 63, Column 3.

GOMER

Harry
Marine PO/216871 H.M.S. Hood, Royal Marines. Died 24/05/1941 Age 39. Son of Harry and Emily Kate Gomer; husband of Marion Gwendoline Mary Gomer, of Swanmore, Hampshire, England. Commemorated at Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, United Kingdom, Panel 59, Column 1.

GOODMAN

Alfred John
Rifleman 6205768 11th (1st Bn. The Queen's Westminsters) Bn. King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died 09/02/1942. Buried in Bishop’s Waltham (St. Peter) Churchyard, Hampshire, United Kingdom, Grave 292.

GREGORY

David Clifford
Corporal 618649 Royal Air Force. Died 01/01/1945 Age 25. Son of William Edward and Elizabeth Gregory; husband of Margaret Gregory, of Chelmondiston, Suffolk, England. Buried in Brussels Town Cemetery, Evere, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium, X. 27. 1.

GRIGGS

Graham Maurice
Electrical Artificer Apprentice MX64383 H.M.S. Cohrane II, Royal Navy. Died 18/09/1941 Age 16. Son of William and Constance Marguerite Griggs, of Bishop’s Waltham, Hampshire, England. Buried in Dunfermline (Douglas Bank) Cemetery, Fifeshire, United Kingdom, Sec. A. Grave 252.

HOLMSHAW

Robert
Leading Seaman C/JX 141969 H.M.S. Legion, Royal Navy. Died 26/03/1942 Age 23. Son of William and Dorothy Holmshaw; husband of Amy Holmshaw, of Sheffield, England. Commemorated at Chatham Naval Memorial, Hampshire, United Kingdom, 52, 2.

KNIGHT

Harry
either Harry KNIGHT, Guardsman 2667623 2nd Bn. Coldstream Guards. Died 23/04/1945 Age 22. Buried in Argenta Gap War Cemetery, Italy, II, E, 17.

or Harry KNIGHT, Petty Officer Stoker P/KX 87546 H.M.S. Penelope, Royal Navy. Died 18/02/1944 Age 31. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Knight; husband of Valentine M. Knight, of Southsea, Hampshire, England. Commemorated at Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, United Kingdom, Panel 85, Column 2.

LEAMON

Edward John
Gunner 886336 80 Anti Tank Regt., Royal Artillery. Died 29/12/1941 Age 21. Commemorated at Singapore Memorial, Singapore, Column 23.

LONG

Joseph Edward
Signalman 14317785 14 L. of C. Sigs. Royal Corps of Signals. Died 22/12/1944. Son of John Henry and Elsie May Long, of Ashton, Hampshire. Buried in Assisi War Cemetery, Italy, X, H, 6.

OXENFORD

Arthur Ruthven
Captain 138945 2nd Wing, Glider Pilot Regiment, A.A.C. . Died on 08/10/1944 Age 31. Son of Ferdinand and Carolyn Reeves Oxenford; husband of Anne Gillespie Oxenford, of Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery, Gelderland, Netherlands, 24. A. 11.

STONHILL

Harold William
Lance Corporal 6910908 Rifle Brigade. Died 03/02/1940 Age 32. Son of William James Stonhill and Bessie Stonhill; husband of Jean Marlow Stonhill, of Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Buried in Bishop’s Waltham (St. Peter) Churchyard, Hampshire, United Kingdom, Grave 232.

STUBBS

Thomas Richard Howard
Second Lieutenant 184222 Royal Engineers. Also attd King George V's Own Bengal Sappers and Miners Died between 05/06/1942 and 06/06/1942 Age 26. Son of the Revd. Canon Noel Howard Stubbs, M.A., and Daisy Mary Stubbs, of New Milton, Hampshire, England. Buried in Knightsbridge War Cemetery, Acroma, Libya, 2. K. 2.

SYMES

Victor John
Driver T/281119 Royal Army Service Corps. Died 23/10/1943. Buried in Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery, Myanmar, B6. C. 13.

THORN

Edward Roland
Squadron Leader (Pilot) 46957 Royal Air Force. Died 12/02/1946 Age 32. D F C and Bar, D F M and Bar. Husband of Marion Thorn, of Bishop's Waltham, Hampshire, England. Buried in Bishop’s Waltham (St. Peter) Churchyard, Hampshire, United Kingdom, Grave 392.

TILBURY

Richard Arthur
Sergeant (Nav.) 1337416 158 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 28/05/1943. Buried in Raalte General Cemetery, Overijssel, Netherlands, Grave 17.

TURNER

Charles William
Stoker 1st Class H.M.S. Barham Royal Navy. Died 25/11/1941. Commemorated at Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, United Kingdom, Panel 55, Column 3.

WATSON

Robert Walker
Sergeant (W.Op./Air Gnr.) 1172589 78 Squadron Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 29/04/1942. Buried in Dunkirk Town Cemetery, Nord, France, Plot 2 Row 3 Grave 13.

WHITEMAN

Harry James
Civilian, Civilian War Dead. Died 10/01/1941 Age 28. Police Fireman; of 14 Sophia Place, Landport. Son of Harry and Ada Whiteman, of Bishop's Waltham; husband of Grace Whiteman. Died at Hyde Park Road. Posthumous Commendation from H.M. the King, for brave conduct in Civil Defence, on the night of his death. Commemorated at Portsmouth, County Borough, Hampshire, United Kingdom.

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