was a Sergeant (#806255) with the Royal Artillery (52 (1/5th Battalion,
The East Surrey Regiment) Anti-Tank Corp. His name is on a plaque
at High Brooms School. He died in Libya at the age of 29 on January
22, 1943 and is recorded at the Tripoli War Cemetery (10. F. 19).
He was the son of George and Flossie Campany and the husband of
Mary C. F. Campany of Tonbridge.
was a Private (#5385449) with the 2nd (Airborne) Battalion,. Oxford
and Bucks Light Infantry who at age 27 died November 26, 1942. He
is recorded at the Reading Cemetery (Div. 38 grave 1839). He was
the son of Frederick George and Fae Winfield Carey of Reading and
the husband of Dorothy Freda Carey of Abingdon.
was a Sergeant (#849268) the Royal Artillery, 168th Battery, 56
Lt. A. A.. He was a resident of Horsmonden, Kent. He died at the
age of 27 October 26, 1942 and is recorded at the El Alamein War
Cemetery, Egypt (X. C. 10). He was the son of Godfrey Thomas and
Ada Cavey and the husband of Nora May Cavey of Horsmonden, Kent.
He is also recorded on the plaque at St James Church, Tunbridge
was a Private with the Royal Engineers. He is most likely George
William Chapman, born Kent, residing at Hampshire at time of enlistment
who was a Private (#1682401) who at his time of death December 31,
1942 was with the Pioneer Corp in the North Africa Theatre of War.
was a Sergeant (#2609532) with the Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment,
4th Battalion,. He died at the age of 35 November 16, 1940. He was
buried in the Tunbridge Wells Cemetery (row B, grave 6). He was
the son of Richard and Annie Chapman and the husband of Mary Josephine
Chapman of Rusthall, Tunbridge Wells.
was a Lance Corporal (#6347460) with The Queens Royal Regiment (West
Surrey), 2/7th Battalion, who at the age of 24 died in Italy January
19, 1944. He is recorded at the Minturno War Cemetery (II. G. 17).
He was the son of John William and Evelyn Jessie Chapman of Tunbridge
Wells and the husband of Catherine Chapman. He is also recorded
on the plaque at St James Church, Tunbridge Wells.
was a Captain (#591/A1) with the 5th Mahratta Light Infantry. He
was a resident of 7 Madeira Park, Tunbridge Wells. He died in India
March 15, 1941 and is recorded at the Keren War Cemetery (4. D.
was an Aircraftman 2nd Class (#1284112) with the Royal Air Force
Volunteer Reserve, 243 Squadron who at the age of 29 died in Singapore
February 14, 1942. He is recorded at the Singapore Memorial (Column
419). He was the son of Alfred and Edith Clampin. He was the husband
of Amy Clampin of Tunbridge Wells. A. R. V. A. He had been a resident
of 54 St. James Park, Tunbridge Wells.
was a Corporal (#572133) with the Royal Air Force. He had been a
resident of 48 Culverden Park Road, Tunbridge Wells. He died at
age 20 on April 21, 1942 during active service. He is recorded at
the Malta (Capuccini) Naval Cemetery (Plot P. Coll. grave 12). He
was the son of Hugh R and Lilian F Clarke of Kensington but were
residents of the Tonbridge District.
was an Ordinary Signalman (#C/JX 580710) with the Royal Navy H.
M. S. ROYAL ALBERT who at the age of 19 died July 2, 1945. He is
recorded at the Chatham Naval Memorial (81. 1). He was the son of
Lorna Kathleen Coomber of Tunbridge Wells. He had been a resident
of 15 Western Road, Tunbridge Wells.
was a Donkeyman with the Merchant Navy, M. V. EMPIRE CITY (Sunderland).
He had been a resident of 38 Windmill St., Tunbridge Wells. He died
at the age of 22 August 6, 1944. He is recorded at the Tower Hill
Memorial (Panel 39).
was a Leading Aircraftman (#1613603) with 5016 Airfield Construction
Squadron, Royal Air Force. He died at age 21 May 8, 1944. He was
buried in the Tunbridge Wells Cemetery (Cons. Sec 16B, grave 5).
He was the son of William and Florence Mary Crouch Baker of Rusthall,