Ministry of Defence
Ministry of Defence

Lest We Forget
British Legion
The Royal British Legion


DEEPING ST JAMES WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and Copyright © Ernie Rusdale 2004

ADCOCK F

Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Believed to be: Private, 17273, Frank Adcock, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Aubers Ridge 09 May 1915. Born Sheffield, enlisted Peterborough. Connection with Deeping unclear. Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

ALLEN Alfred Ernest

Private, 8271, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Wounded Aubers Ridge 09May 1915; Died of wounds 12 May 1915, aged 28. Born Islington, enlisted Northampton. Son of Alfred and Ada Jessy Allen, Bellbine Cottage, Frognall, Deeping St. James, Lincs. Buried in Merville Communal Cemetery, near Bethune, Grave III.B.02.

BINGHAM John Henry

Private, 22967, 1st Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 21 August 1918, aged 36. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Lincoln. Son of Robert and Sarah Bingham, Eastgate, Deeping St. James, Peterborough. Buried in Fins New British Cemetery, Sorel-le-Grand, Grave VIII.F.04.

BLESSETT James

Private, 25197, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Boom Ravine 17 February 1917. Born and resident Deeping St. James, enlisted Peterborough. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11A/11D.

BURTON Thomas

Private, 7008, 1/9th Durham Light Infantry. Died 12 June 1917. Born and resident Deeping St. James, enlisted Market Deeping. Buried in Denain Communal Cemetery, near Valenciennes, Grave B.65.

COMPTON D

Private, 2nd Lincolnshire Regiment. Believed to be: Private, 30918, David Compton, 2nd Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds whilst prisoner of war 16 October 1918. Born Gosberton, Lincs, enlisted Grantham, resident Lincoln. Buried in Niederzwehren Cemetery, Germany, Grave VIII.F.15.

COOK Charles Fred

Private, 51950, 17th Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derby Regiment). Killed in action 20 September 1917. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Market Deeping. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, Panels 099/102 and 162/162A.

CORNWELL Charles

L/Corporal, 12284, 8th Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 29 December 1915. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Market Deeping. Buried in Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave II.C.03.

CROWSON John

L/Corporal, 98677, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Died of wounds at home 26 April 1918. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Market Deeping. Son of William Arthur and Betsy Crowson. Buried in Deeping St. James Cemetery, Lincolnshire.

DAVIS Thomas William

Private, 22852, 1st Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 21 March 1918. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Market Deeping. Commemorated on Pozieres Memorial, Panels 23/24.

EDWARDS Arthur

Driver, T4/092780, Royal Army Service Corps attached 40th Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died at Sea 22 July 1916, aged 25. Born Postland, Lincs, enlisted Peterborough, resident Deeping St. James. Commemorated on Kirkee 1914-1918 Memorial, India, Panel F.

ELDRED John William

Private, 38671, 1st Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 04 October 1917, aged 22. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Market Deeping. Son of Mrs. Elizabeth Eldred, Deeping Gate. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 035/037 and 162/162A.

ELDRED R

Corporal, 3rd Lincolnshire Regiment. Believed to be: Corporal, 4820, John Richard Eldred, 2nd Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 12 March 1915. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Spalding, resident Colchester. Son of John Eldred; husband of Emily Minna Eldred, 31, John Street, Lincoln. Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, Panel 08.

FIELDING,MM A

L/Corporal, 129410, Arthur Fielding, 21st Bn. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action 13 September 1918. Formerly T/290216, Royal Army Service Corps. Born Deeping St. James, Lincs, enlisted Grantham, resident Billingborough. Buried in Gouzeaucourt New British Cemetery, Grave VI.G.11.

FREEMAN George Harry

Private, 241714, 5th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 30 April 1917, aged 25. Born Uxbridge, enlisted Market Deeping, resident Deeping St. James. Son of Henry and Annie Bessie Freeman, High Street, Deeping St. James. Buried in Maroc British Cemetery, Grenay, Grave II.P.20.

FREEMAN John

Gunner, 800895, 'A' Battery, 295th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 19 October 1917, aged 29. Born Uxbridge, enlisted Grimsby. Son of Mr. H. and Mrs. A. B. Freeman, High Street, Deeping St. James. Buried in Sucrerie Cemetery, Ablain-St. Nazaire, near Souchez, Grave I.B.14.

FRISBY Matthew Allen

Private, 52109, 1st Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds whilst prisoner of war 20 October 1918. Enlisted Market Deeping, resident Deeping St. James. Buried in Berlin South-Western Cemetery, Germany, Grave XVI.B.10.

HENFREY Walter

Sergeant, 8th Lincolnshire Regiment. Believed to be: Corporal, 10980, 2nd Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 23 October 1916, aged 21. Born and resident Deeping St. James, enlisted Spalding. Son of William and Emily Henfrey, Horsegate, Deeping St. James. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panel 01C.

LAMBERT Herbert James

[Listed as B LAMBERT on memorial] Private, 202966, 10th (Grimsby Chums) Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action Rouex 28 April 1917. Born and resident Deeping St. James, enlisted Grantham. Commemorated on Arras Memorial, Bay 03/04.

LENTON W

L/Corporal, 4th Lincolnshire Regiment. Believed to be: Private, 202161, Walter William Lenton, 2/4th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 08 June 1917. Born and resident Deeping St. James, enlisted Peterborough. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panel 01C.

LOAKES B F

L/Corporal, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Believed to be: L/Corporal, 3/9802, Bertie Frederick Loakes, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds whilst prisoner of war 09 August 1918. Born Oundle, enlisted Northampton. Only man of this name killed/died. Connection with Deeping St. James unclear. Also listed Oundle Memorial. Buried in Niederzwehren Cemetery, Germany, Grave VIII.F.08.

LUNN D

Private, 14779, 3rd Lincolnshire Regiment. Died 10 February 1919. Formerly 14779, 8th Lincolnshire Regiment. Husband of Mrs. S. Lunn, Hollies Cottages, Deeping St. Nicholas. Buried in Deeping St. James (St. James) Churchyard, Lincolnshire.

LYON Thomas Amos

Private, 16537, 6th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 16 August 1917. Born Stamford, enlisted Stamford, resident Deeping St. James. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, Panels 035/037 and 162/162A.

MARKHAM Walter

Private, 51809, 4th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 15 April 1918. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Grantham, resident Market Deeping. Commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial, Panel 03.

MAYES Frederick Nickolson

Sergeant, 15833, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds 11 August 1916, aged 21. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Oundle, Northants. Son of George Nickolson Mayes and Fanny Mayes, Deeping St. James, Lincs. Buried in Deeping St. James (East Deeping) Cemetery, Lincolnshire.

MOORE Arthur

L/Corporal, 19288, 7th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 03 November 1916, aged 33. Born Market Deeping, enlisted Bourne, resident Deeping St. James. Son of Mrs. Sarah Ann Moore. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panel 01C.

PATCHETT T A

Driver, Royal Field Artillery. Believed to be: Driver, 895765, Thomas A. Patchett, 158th Brigade Ammunition Column, Royal Field Artillery. Died 21 February 1919. Buried in Etaples Military Cemetery, Grave LXXII.C.19.

PATMAN Harold

Private, 203078, 2/4th Royal Berkshire Regiment. Killed in action 22 August 1917, aged 31. Born Whaplode Drove, Lincs, enlisted Great Missenden, Bucks. Husband of Alice Mary Patman, The Cottage, Great Missenden, Bucks. Also listed on the Great Missenden, Bucks Memorial. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, Panels 105/106 and 162.

REED C F H

Sergeant, 2nd Suffolk Regiment. Believed to be: Sergeant, 2nd Suffolks. L/Corporal, 19042, Charles Frederick Handsley Reed, 2nd Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 14 June 1917. Formerly 15369, Suffolk Regiment. Born Hereford, enlisted Lakenheath. Connection with Deeping St. James unclear. Commemorated on Arras Memorial, Bay 04.

ROBINSON Henry

Private, 28142, 7th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 23 March 1918. Born and resident Deeping St. James, enlisted Lincoln. Buried in Sailly-Saillisel British Cemetery, near Rancourt, Grave IV.C.10.

ROBINSON Thomas

Private, 241362, 2/5th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 11 April 1917, aged 25. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Peterborough. Son of William and Betsy Robinson, Bridge Street, Deeping St. James, Lincs. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panel 01C.

RUSSELL James

Private, 22921, 6th Lincolnshire Regiment attached 33rd Trench Mortar Battery. Killed in action 21 November 1917, aged 26. Born Poynton, Lincs, enlisted Bourne, resident Deeping St. James. Son of Mrs. Ann Russell, The Goss, Deeping St. James, Lincs. Buried in Loos British Cemetery, Grave XX.B.19.

SANDERSON Frank

Private, 24857, 8th South Staffordshire Regiment. Killed in action 12 October 1917. Born and enlisted Market Deeping. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, Panels 090/092 and 162/162A.

SHERRARD Bertram

2nd Lieutenant, 'D' Battery, 92nd Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 22 May 1918, aged 25. Born Streatham, London. Son of Frank and Mary Sherrard, Eastgate, Deeping St. James, Lincs. Buried in Sucrerie Cemetery, Ablain-St. Nazaire, Souchez, Grave V.B.07.

SMITH Joseph

Private, 6th Lincolnshire Regiment. Private, 10884, 8th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 26 September 1915, aged 21. Born Maxey, enlisted Bourne, resident Deeping St. James. Son of Charles and Mary Ann Smith, Bells Farm, Deeping St. Nicholas. Commemorated on Loos Memorial, Panels 31/34.

SMITH Thomas

Private, 46666, 22nd Royal Fusiliers. Died of wounds 19 December 1917. Born and resident Deeping Gate, enlisted Northampton. Buried in Rocquigny-Equancourt Road British Cemetery, Manancourt, Grave VII.B.29.

SMITHERINGALE Herbert

Private, 19618, 7th Somerset Light Infantry. Killed in action 30 November 1917. Formerly 12128, Lincolnshire Regiment. Born Maxey, enlisted Bourne, resident Deeping St. James. Commemorated on Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, Panels 04/05.

SPRATT Samuel

Private, 1st Lincolnshire Regiment. Private, 13549, 2nd Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 01 July 1916. Born and resident Deeping St. James, enlisted Bourne. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panels 01C.

SPRATT Walter

Private, 2nd Lincolnshire Regiment. Private, 18040, 1st Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 24 December 1916, aged 23. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Bourne. Son of Samuel and Elizabeth Spratt, Horsegate Green, Horsegate, Deeping St. James. Buried in Bethune Town Cemetery, Grave VI.A.39.

SWIFT Alfred Arthur

Private, 23218, 2nd Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 23 October 1916, aged 35. Born and resident Deeping St. James, enlisted Lincoln. Son of Alfred and Annie Swift, Bridge Street, Deeping St. James. Buried in Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-l'Abbe, Grave V.C.02.

TOOKE John [Henry]

Private, 80931, 1/8th Durham Light Infantry. Killed in action 13 April 1918, aged 18. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Grantham, resident Deeping. Son of Mary Anne Tooke, Council House, Lindsey Cross Road, Deeping St. James, Lincs. Commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial, Panels 08/09.

TOOLEY Herbert

Private, 9513, 1st Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 23 June 1915, aged 19. Born Lincoln, enlisted Stamford, resident Deeping St. James. Son of William and Lucy Tooley, Frognall, Deeping St. James, Lincs. Buried in Calais Southern Cemetery, Grave A.1.11.

WEATHERILL Charles Albert

Sapper, 164741, 83rd Field Co. Royal Engineers. Killed in action 13 May 1918, aged 21. Born Bourne, enlisted Lincoln, resident Deeping St. James. Son of Mrs. Susan Williamson, Bridge Street, Deeping St. James. Buried in Sucrerie Cemetery, Ablain-St.Nazaire, Grave IV.B.10.

YORK Harry

Private, 15234, 2nd South Staffordshire Regiment. Died of wounds 01 August 1916, aged 33. Born and resident Deeping St. James, enlisted Spalding. Buried in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave II.A.26.

Not Recorded on Memorial:

BARSBY Bertie

Private, 29033, 1st East Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 28 May 1918. Born Deeping, enlisted Grantham, resident Deeping St. James. Commemorated on Soissons Memorial, Aisne, France.

BINGHAM John

Private, 9478, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 07 December 1914. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Northampton. Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

HARE Walter

Private, 8334, 1st Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 03 July 1916, aged 19. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Stamford. Son of Mrs. S. Lacey, Council Houses, Town Gate, Market Deeping. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panel 01C.

LUNN Charles Edward

Private, 12337, 8th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 26 September 1915, aged 21. Born Greatford, enlisted Stamford, resident West Deeping, Lincs. Son of the late Henry and Isabella Lunn. Commemorated on Loos Memorial, Panels 31/34.

LUNN Tom

L/Corporal, 12336, 8th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 26 September 1915, aged 20. Born and resident West Deeping, enlisted Stamford. Son of the late Henry and Isabella Lunn. Commemorated on Loos Memorial, Panels 31/34.

MOORE John William

Private, 201853, 8th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 05 April 1918. Enlisted Spalding, resident Deeping St. James. Commemorated on Arras Memorial, Bay 03/04.

PRATT William

Corporal, 11110, 8th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 18 November 1916, aged 20. Born Crowland, enlisted Spalding, resident Deeping St. James. Son of Mrs. E. Pratt, North Drone Bank, Spalding. Buried in Serre Road Cemetery No.2, Grave XIV.D.04.

TANSLEY James

Private, 7769, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 17 September 1914. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Peterborough. Buried in Chauny Communal Cemetery, British Extension, Aisne, Grave V.J.16.

WRIGHT James

Corporal, 11859, 8th Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Died of wounds 02 March 1917. Born Deeping St. James, enlisted Shotton, resident Deeping St. Nicholas. Buried in Amara War Cemetery, Iraq, Grave IV.C.12.

Last updated 5 April, 2008

Friends of the War Memorials
War Memorials Trust
Main page
Commonweath War Graves Commission
Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Copyright © Roll-of-Honour.com 2002-
Email: rollofhonour@ntlworld.com

See our on-line bookstore
Visit our bookstore