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Kilmiston is a parish in the hundred of Fawley, Winchester division of Hampshire, 4½ miles south of New Alresford, and 8 miles east of the Winchester railway station. The parish church is St Andrew's Church. The memroial contains 7 names for World War 1 and 6 for World War 2.

1914 - 1919


Alfred George

Private 241098 1st Battn. The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment). Died on 05/12/1917. Age unknown. Commemorated on Dochy Farm New British Cemetery, Langemark-Poelkapelle, West-V., Belgium, XII. A. 17.


Gerald Maitland

Major 6th Battn. Northamptonshire Regiment. Died on 14/07/1916. Aged 35. Son of Rev. WM and Annette Clark formerly Kempgate House, Winchester. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France, Pier and Face 11 A and 11 D.


George Edward

Second Lieutenant 1/8 Battn. Middlesex Regiment. Died on 24/08/1918. Age unknown. Commemorated in Bucquoy Road Cemetery, Ficheux, Pas de Calais, France, HEUX VI. E. 13.


Henry James

Private 37545, 1st Battn. Worcestershire Regiment. Died on 31/07/1917. Age Unknown. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium, Panel 34.



Driver 1288 Royal Field Artillery. Died on 18/04/1918. Aged 25. Son of Alfred and Elizabeth, Yew Tree Cottonson, Littleton, Winchester. Commemorated on Chocques Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France, II. A. 8.



Sapper 548824 Royal Engineers. 126 Field Coy. Died on 13/10/1917. Aged 35. HUSBAND OF Agnes Radbourne, Primrose Cottage, Hinton Ampner, Hants.. Commemorated on Abbeville Communal Cemetery, Somme, France , EXTENSION III. D. 3.



Private 14646 10 Battn. Hampshire Regiment. Died on 10/08/1915. Age unknown .Commemorated on Helles Memorial, Turkey, Panel 125-134 or 223-226 228-229 & 328



John Rory

Lieutenant Royal Navy, HMS Audacity. Died on 22/12/1941. Aged 24. Son of Rev. Canon Henry Craven Carden, Olive, Kilmeston Vicarage. Commemorated on Lee-on-Solent Memorial, Hampshire, Bay 1, Panel 6.


Arthur Kenneth

Sergeant 1184403 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, 407 (RCaf) Squadron. Died on 08/02/1942. Aged 31. Son of Henry and Bertha Cobb. Husband of Florence Cobb, York. Commemorated on Runnymede Memorial, Surrey, United Kingdom, Panel 80.



Private D/5262 6th Battn. (HD)Dorsetshire Regiment. Died on 20/02/1941. Aged 53. Son of John and Clara Haynes. Husband of Kate Haynes, Folkstone. Commemorated on Cheriton (St. Michael) Churchyard, Hampshire, United Kingdom.



Flight Lieutenant 127895 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, 76th Squadron. Died on 03/11/1943. Aged 20. Son of Squadron Robert and Noran Esme Steele, Crawley, Hants. Commemorated on Harrogate (Stonefall) Cemetery, Yorkshire, Sec. C. Row D. Grave 10.


Ellis Edward

Private 5500720 Battn. Hampshire Regiment. Died 04/12/1944. Aged 25. Son of Edward and Matilda Landscheit of Kilmeston. Commemorated on Faenza War Cemetery, Italy I. E. 12.


John Mark

Sub-Lieutenant, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve HMS Charybdis. Died23/10/1943. Aged 22. Son og Col. G.S. Leventhorpe D.S.O RA. of Mrs D. Leventhorpe of Kilmeston. Commemorated on Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon, United Kingdom, Panel 84, Column 2.

Last updated 13 October, 2008

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