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Compiled and copyright © Ernie Rusdale 2003

BARRATT

Arthur

Private, 9568, Arthur Barrett, 2nd Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds 01-05-17. Born Thorpe, Northants, enlisted Bedford, resident 27, Coneygree Road, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery, Saulte, Grave X.E.05.

BEEBY

Herbert

Serjeant, S/8772, Herbert William Beeby, 9th Black Watch. Died of wounds 14-04-17. Born Farcet, enlisted London, resident Bodgers Yard, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave II.E.17.

BURDOCK

Charles

Private, G/10228, Charles Frederick Burdock, 7th The Buffs, East Kent Regiment. Killed in action 12-10-17. Born and enlisted Peterborough, resident Old Fletton. (Family lived at 25, Halcroft Road, Whittlesey). Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, Panel 17.

BURTON

William

Private, 30052, 2/4th East Lancashire Regiment. Killed in action 27-03-18. Formerly 38541, Leicestershire Regiment. Born Peterborough, enlisted Leicester, resident at the Ferry Boat Inn, Stanground, Peterborough. Commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial, Panels 42/43.

COBB

Charles

Gunner, 4963, John Charles Cobb, 4th East Anglian Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died in Peterborough Infirmary as result of accident 26-01-16, aged 37. Son of Charles and Fanny Cobb, 113, North Street, Stanground, Peterborough, later living at 137, North Street, Stanground. Buried in Peterborough (Stanground) Cemetery, Grave 511.

COBB

William

Private, 16942, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Trones Wood 14-07-16, aged 34. Born Stanground, enlisted Peterborough. Son of Charles and Fanny Cobb, 113, North Street, Stanground, Peterborough, later living at 137, North Street, Stanground. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11a/11d.

ESSOM

Thomas

Private, 111668, Thomas William Essom, H/24th Company, Tank Corps. Died of wounds 18-12-17, aged 24. Formerly 170998, Royal Field Artillery. Born Peterborough, enlisted Woolwich. Son of Smith Essom and Kate Essom, 23, High Street, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Buried in Etretat Churchyard Extension, Seine-Maritime, Grave I.A.13.

GILBERT

James

Private, 19553, James William Gilbert, 1st Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds 27-11-17. Born Luddington, enlisted Bedford, resident 20, Coneygree Road, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Boisguillaume Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave B.16B.

GOODWIN

Percy

L/Corporal, 26838, William Percy Goodwin, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds 01-11-17, aged 31. Formerly 5000, Royal Field Artillery. Born and enlisted Peterborough, resident 136, Fletton Avenue, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Son of Mr. W. J. Goodwin and Mrs. F. Goodwin; husband of Mabel Goodwin, 10, Stracey Road, Norwich. Buried in St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Grave P.III.S.5B.

HART

Richard

Private, 43420, 1st Bedfordshire Regiment Killed in action Falfemont Farm 04-09-16, aged 36. Formerly 1258, Huntingdonshire Cyclist Battalion. Born Whittlesey, enlisted Huntingdon. Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Hart, 16, South Street, Stanground; husband of Mary Hart, 55, South Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panel 2c.

HUGHES

Albert

Private, 22321, Albert William Hughes, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Loos 25-09-15. Born and enlisted Peterborough. Son of Isaac and Ruth Hughes, 59, High Street, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Brother of Isaac Reginald Hughes who also fell. Commemorated on Loos Memorial, Panels 91/93.

HUGHES

Reginald

Private, 43034, Isaac Reginald Hughes, 1st Bedfordshire Regiment. Wounded at 03/04-09-16 Falfemont Farm; died of wounds on 10-09-16. Formerly 0825, Huntingdonshire Cyclist Battalion. Resident 59, High Street, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Buried in St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Grave B.25.26.

JACKSON

Frederick

Private, 22340, 2nd Co. Machine Gun Corps. Killed in action 17-02-18, aged 36. Born Stanground, enlisted Huntingdon. Husband of Fanny Jackson, 17, Church Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 154/159.

KEW

Albert

Private, 27582, Albert Edward Kew, 2nd Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds 19-01-17, aged 35. Born Stanground, enlisted Bedford, resident 43, Church Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport, Grave II.K.10.

MANCHETT

Frederick

Private, 13187, 4th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Palestine 03-11-17, aged 19. Born Farcet, enlisted Peterborough. Son of Tom and Edith Manchett, 19, Church Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Gaza War Cemetery, Israel, Grave XV.A.03.

MARCHANT

Sidney

L/Corporal, 18164, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. 1914-15 Star. Killed in action 21-04-16. Born Stanground, enlisted Peterborough, resident 57, High Street, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Buried in Maroc British Cemetery, Grave I.A.06.

MEDLOCK

Ernest

Corporal, 30170, 1/14th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Wounded Falfemont Farm 03-09-16; died of wounds 12-09-16. Formerly 0822, Huntingdonshire Cyclist Battalion. Born Stanground, enlisted Old Fletton, resident 47, South Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Abbeville Communal Cemetery, Grave V.H.19.

MUNNS

Harry

Private, 16864, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Shrewsbury Forest 31-07-17. Born Ramsey, enlisted Peterborough, resident 39, High Street, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Panels 43/45.

RAWLINGS

Alfred

Private, 14812, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Loos 27-09-15. Born and enlisted Peterborough, resident 6, St. Johns Road, Peterborough. Before enlisting he was a horse keeper on the Peterborough Corporation Farm. Commemorated on Loos Memorial, Panels 91/93.

RAYMOND

Arthur

Private, 30226, Arthur Sidney Raymond, 1/14th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action Falfemont Farm 03-09-16, aged 23. Formerly 1612, Huntingdonshire Cyclist Battalion. Born Peterborough, enlisted Huntingdon. Son of Mrs. Elizabeth Raymond, 1, Neal's Yard, Stanground; husband of Ethel Beatrice Raymond, 16, Brookdale Terrace, Stanground, Peterborough. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panels 9A/9B/10B.

RIPPON

George

Private, 20228, George Cecil Rippon, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 06-04-16. Born and enlisted Peterborough, resident 4, Field Street, Peterborough. Buried in Berkshire Cemetery Extension, Ploegsteert, Grave II.D.04.

RIPPON

William

L/Corporal, 17394, Charles William Rippon, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 12-08-16, aged 35. Born and enlisted Peterborough. Eldest son of John and Eliza Rippon, 8, South Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Vermelles British Cemetery, Grave III.N.03.

SIMPSON

Walter

Private, 30229, 1/14th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action Falfemont Farm 03-09-16. Formerly 1571, Huntingdonshire Cyclist Battalion. Born Eastrea, enlisted Huntingdon. Son of Mrs. Martha Simpson, 5, Kings Road, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panels 9A/9B/10B.

SMITH

A. Simpson

Sergeant, 6259, Arthur Simpson Smith, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action at the Battle of the Dunes 10-07-17. Born Stanground, enlisted Stamford, resident 105, North Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Ramskappelle Road Military Cemetery, Grave VI.D.37.

SMITH

Arthur

Private, 70168, 16th Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derby Regiment). Killed in action 10-10-16. Born Little Munden, Herts, enlisted Bedford, resident 21, Monument Street, Peterborough. Buried in Connaught Cemetery, Thiepval, Grave XI.C.08.

STANFORD

Walter

Private, 14805, Walter Frederick Stanford, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Loos 27-09-15, aged 25. 1914 Star. Born and enlisted Peterborough. Son of Sarah Stanford, Rock Road, New England, Peterborough, and the late William Stanford; husband of Kate Rebecca Beeby (formerly Stanford), 6, Council Houses, South Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Commemorated on Loos Memorial, Panels 91/93.

STEELS

William

Private, 24798, 1/1st Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action 03-07-17. Formerly 1669, Huntingdonshire Cyclist Battalion. Born Old Fletton, enlisted Huntingdon, resident 53, High Street, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Buried in Crump Trench British Cemetery, Grave II.B.26.

THOMPSON

Bertram

Private, 56598, 18th Lancashire Fusiliers. Died of wounds 23-06-18, aged 19. Born Welney, Norfolk, enlisted Newmarket, resident 36, North Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Son of Harry Thompson, Littleport, Ely. Buried in St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Grave Q.I.G.10.

TILSON

Thomas

Private, 17009, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Wounded Pommiers Redoubt 01-07-16; died of wounds 02-07-16, aged 20. Born Stanground, enlisted Peterborough. Son of William and Fanny Tilson, 12, Church Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery, Mametz, Grave V.S.08.

VINE

Frederick

Private, 16944, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Wounded at Boom Ravine 17-02-17; died of wounds 25-02-17, aged 32. Born and enlisted Peterborough. Son of Mrs. Fanny Vine, 58, North Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Grave O.VI.L.01.

WHITNEY

Frank

Private, 267512, 1/1st Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire L.I. Killed in action 19-04-17, aged 19. Born Stanground, enlisted Old Fletton. Son of Fred and Mary Whitney, 5, Princes Road, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panels 10A/10D.

WOODS

Alfred

Sapper, 197976, Alfred Albert Woods, 173rd Tunnelling Co. Royal Engineers. Died of sickness at Knighton Hospital, Leicester, 17-05-17, aged 40. Formerly 16568, Northamptonshire Regiment. Born Abbots Ripton, enlisted Peterborough. Husband of Mrs. Woods, 58, Westgate, Peterborough. Buried in Peterborough (Stanground South) Cemetery, Grave 19.

1939-1945

ABBOTT

John

Gunner, 11426750, John William Abbott, 218th Battery, 73rd Light A.A. Regiment, Royal Artillery. Died Dover 09-11-42, aged 35. Buried in Peterborough (Stanground South) Cemetery, Grave 146.  

BROWN

Alfred

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BUSSEY

Alec

L/Corporal, 5832504, Alec George Bussey, 1st Cambridgeshire Regiment, Suffolk Regiment. Died in a Japanese prisoner of war camp 12-09-44, aged 31. Resident South Street, Stanground. Commemorated on the Singapore Memorial, Singapore. Column 57.  

DORMAN

Jack

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GREEN

Reginald

Private, 5775930, Reginald Horace Green, 2nd Royal Norfolk Regiment. Died 08-02-45, aged 28. Son of William and Edith Green, of Stanground, Peterborough; husband of Lilian May Green, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Taukkyan War Cemetery, Myanmar, Grave XVIII.B.19. 

HILL

Charles

Private, 5777114, Charles Benjamin Hill, 5th Royal Norfolk Regiment. Died Singapore 15-02-42, aged 26. Resident 10, South Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore, Collective Grave 17. E.9-12.  

HILSON

John

L/Corporal, 5945674, John Thomas Henry Hilson, 5th Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment. Died in a Japanese prisoner of war camp 20-07-44, aged 38. Son of Joseph and Ellen Hilson; husband of Ada Jane Hilson, Belle Vue, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Kanchanaburi War Cemetery, Thailand, Grave 8.A.54.

HYLAND

Jack

L/Serjeant, 5882807, John Henry Hyland, 5th Northamptonshire Regiment. Died at home 28-01-45, aged 30. Son of John and Rachel Hyland; husband of Marjorie Evelyn Hyland, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Buried in Old Fletton Cemetery, Peterborough, Section 7, Grave 92.

KNIGHT

Charles

Private, 5832683, Charles Frank Knight, 5th Suffolk Regiment. Died in a Japanese prisoner of war camp 30-07-43, aged 29. Resident 30, South Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery, Myanmar, Grave B4.A.16.  

MARTIN

George

Corporal, 5831525, George Robert Martin, 1st East Surrey Regiment. Killed in action Italy 17-04-45, aged 25. Resident 20, South Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Faenza War Cemetery, Italy. Grave II.D.11.  

MUCKLIN

Ronald

Stoker 1st Class, C/KX 110191, Ronald Eric Mucklin, HMS Karanjo, Royal Navy. Killed in action 12-11-42, aged 20. Son of John and Sarah Elizabeth Mucklin, Stanground, Peterborough. Commemorated on Chatham Memorial, Panel 62.2.

STEELS

Fred

Private, 5830917, Frederick Leslie Steels, 5th Suffolk Regiment. Died in a Japanese prisoner of war camp 22-08-43, aged 25. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Jack Steels, Peterborough; husband of Vera Steels, Hunting Avenue, Woodston, Peterborough. Buried in Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery, Myanmar. Grave G.9.  

TUCKER

George

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WARD

Laurence

Corporal, 5779343, Lawrence Ward, 2nd The Queen’s Royal Regiment (West Surrey). Died of head injuries caused through accident in India 16-12-44, aged 29. Resident 22, Church Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried Kirkee War Cemetery, India. Grave III.C.9.  

WINDSOR

Thomas

Private, 2185187, Thomas Samuel Frederick Windsor, Auxiliary Military Pioneer Corps. Died 17-06-40, aged 22. Son of John and Dora Victoria Louisa Mary Windsor, Peterborough. Buried in Rennes Eastern Communal Cemetery, Ille-et-Vilaine, France. Grave Section 18, I.A.104.  

29 August 2004

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