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CHALLOCK WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Transcribed David Hughes and Neil Clark 2004

The Memorial is inside the parish church. See also Challock Village web site.

Photograph Copyright © David Hughes and Neil Clark 2004

THE NAMES OF MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO FOUGHT NOBLY
IN THE GREAT WAr 1914-1918

THESE MADE
THE GREAT
SACRIFICE

RIP

BLAKE

William Dennis

Private L/6226. 1st Battalion, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment). Died Thursday 8th April 1920 aged 38 years.

HILDER

William

Sergeant 10281. Motor Boat “Barra” (British Red Cross Society). Died Saturday 28th April 1917.

JARVIS

Sidney

Corporal B/202314. 10th Battalion, Rifle Brigade. Died 11th February 1918 aged 27 years.

LEONARD

Albert

Private 8299. 1st Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. Died Monday 30th November 1914. Brother of Alfred (below)..

LEONARD

Alfred [Edward]

[Spelt LENNARD on memorial] Private G/11677. 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. Died 17th November 1917. Brother of Albert (above).

MOOR

Lionel William

Gunner 207938. C Battery, 95th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery (RFA). Died Friday 11th October 1918 aged 27 years.

McHERNESS

Benjamin Wells

Sergeant 433204. C Company, 49th Infantry Battalion. Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment). Died Tuesday 13th August 1918 aged 30 years.

QUEEN

Herbert Carlton

Sapper 250046. F Signal Company, Royal Engineers (RE). Formerly (68111) Royal Garrison Artillery (RGA). Died Saturday 29th September 1917 aged 23 years.

WHITE, MM

Clarence Ashton

Company Sergeant Major (CSM) G/19151.1st Battalion, Queen’s Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). Formerly Kent Cyclist Battalion. Died 27th September 1918 aged 20 years.

WILLIAMS

Percy

Gunner 68915, "D" Bty. 189th Bde., Royal Field Artillery who died age 32 on 28 October 1916. Son of Joe and Ellen Williams, of Eastwell, Kent; husband of Mabel Williams, of Challock Leese, Ashford, Kent.

CHALLOCK
SALUTES IN PROUD GRATITUDE
those who went forth from this village to serve in
His Majesty’s Forces or the Merchant Navy in the
SECOND WORLD WAR
1939-1945

HARE

Herbert

Pilot Officer 157317. 47 Squadron, Royal Air Force (RAF). Died 10th January 1944 aged 25 years.

HOBBINS

Reginald

Abe Seaman C/JX 155607, H.M.S. Orion, Royal Navy. Died 29th May 1941, aged 19 years. Son of William and Ethel Hobbins, of Challock, Kent. No known grave. Commemorated on Chatham Naval Memorial, Kent. Column 43, Panel 1.

LLOYD

Alfred William

Private 14571904, 1st Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died 18th July 1944 aged 20 years

LLOYD

Richard James

Private 6284789, 2nd Battalion, The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment). Died 20th May 1940 aged 29 years.

WHITE

Victor Frederick

Corporal 532269. 138 Squadron R.A.F, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 26th February 1942 aged 24 years.

WILLIS

Gilbert John

Petty Officer C/239786. H.M.S “Forfar”. Royal Navy (RN). Died 2nd December 1940 aged 49 years.

Last update 20 February, 2006

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