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LINCOLN WAR MEMORIAL
WORLD WAR 1
SURNAMES STARTING WITH L

Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and Copyright © Transcribed Bill Ball 2005

LACY George William
Private 38309, 9th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment.
LACY Walter Charles
[Listed as Walter LACEY on Lincoln St Nicholas memorial] Private 2796, 4th Battalion, Lincoilnshire Regiment. Died 2nd August 1915. Buried in ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot II. Row B. Grave 29A. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
LAMMING Albert
Private 202144, 2nd/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
LANE Fred
Pioneer 48887, 3 Railway Telegraph Company, Royal Engineers.

LANE

Harold

Private (Signaller) 781, "A" Company, 1st/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 13th October 1915. Aged 23. Born and enlisted Lincoln. Son of George and Emily Lane, of Railway Cottages, Tumby Wood Side, Boston, Lincs. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 31 to 34. See also Lincoln St Mary Le Wigford

LARKINS Arthur
Private 201144, 4th Battalion, Lincolsnhire Regiment.
LARKINS Herbert
PO 216344, HMS Hampshire, Royal Navy.
LAWSON, MBE Harold
Captain, H.Q. North-West Africa, Royal Air Force. Died 15th February 1919. Aged 24. Son of Fredrick Erwin and Ada Sophia Lawson, of 22, Belmont St., Lincoln. Awarded the Memberr of the British Empire (M.B.E.). Buried in NEWPORT CEMETERY, LINCOLN, lincolnshire. Grave Ref: C. D Red. 18. See also Lincoln All Saints
LAWSON Lewis
Private 70080, Cheshire Regiment.
LAWSON William Henry
Acting Sergeant 6008, 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 26th October 1914. Born St Andrew's, Lincoln, enlisted Manchester, resident Lincoln. Husband of E. Lawson, of 22, Belmont St., Lincoln. Formerl 5093, 21st Lancers. Buried in BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row B. Grave 1. See also Lincoln All Saints
LE TALL Cyril Herbert
Captain, London Regiment.
LEAMY Ernest James
[Listed as Edward on St Nicholas memorial] Private 1680, "D" Company, 1st/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 21st April 1915. Aged 21. Born and enlisted Lincoln. Son of James and Ellen Leamy, of 65, Rasen Lane, Lincoln. Buried in LINDENHOEK CHALET MILITARY CEMETERY, Heuvelland, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot II. Row L. Grave 5. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
LEAMY R B
No further information currently available
LEARY Walter Ernest
Private 62386, 2nd Battalion, King's Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry).
LEE Harry
[Listed as Edward on St Nicholas memorial] Private 1680, "D" Company, 1st/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 21st April 1915. Aged 21. Born and enlisted Lincoln. Son of James and Ellen Leamy, of 65, Rasen Lane, Lincoln. Buried in LINDENHOEK CHALET MILITARY CEMETERY, Heuvelland, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot II. Row L. Grave 5. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
LEE Thomas
Private 7670, 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 6th July 1916. Age 31. Born and enlisted LIncoln. Son of Thomas and Ann Lee of 90 Gray Street, Lincoln; brother of Walter (below). Mentioned on the parents headstone in Newport (Lincoln) Cemetery. Buried in HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L'ABBE, Somme, France. Plot I. Row F. Grave 36. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
LEE Walter
Able Seaman KW/319, Drake Battalion, Royal Naval Division Royal Navy Volunteer Rerserve. Killed in action at Gallipoli 6th May 1915. Age 26. Served as CONEY. Home town Lincoln. Son of Thomas and Ann Lee of 90 Gray Street, Lincoln; brother of Thomas (above). Mentioned on the parents headstone in Newport (Lincoln) Cemetery. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey. Panel 8 to 15. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
LEEK Mark
Private 7276, 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
LENYGON Edward
Private 21709, 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
LENYGON Frank
Sergeant 19448, 10th Battalion, King's Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry). Died of wounds 9th April 1917. Born Lincoln, enlisted Grimsby. Buried in BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY, FICHEUX, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VI. Row A. Grave 24. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
LEWTAS William aka Will
Private 147184, 78th Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment). Died 8th August 1918. Aged 39. Born 13th July 1878 at Blackpool. Son of Francis and Grace Lewtas; husband of Ethel G. B. Lewtas, of 77, Newport, Lincoln. Carpenter by trade. Enlisted and passed fit 1st July 1915 at Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Height 5 feet 6½ inches, girth 35½ inches, complexion light, eyes grey, hair auburn (thin); religion Church of England. Buried in CAIX BRITISH CEMETERY, Somme, France. Plot II. Row F. Grave 17. National Archives of Canada Accession Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 5633 - 5. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
LINCOLN William
Private G/23113, 6th Battalion, Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment). Killed in action 19th September 1918. Born Grimsby, enlisted and resident Lincoln. Formerly 31795, Lincolshire Regiment. Buried in EPEHY WOOD FARM CEMETERY, EPEHY, Somme, France. Plot I. Row I. Grave 20. See also Lincoln St Swithins.
LINNELL Clarence
Private 2799, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
LINNELL Percy
Private 1638, "A" Company, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
LINTIN Francis 'Frank' Walter
Gunner 163, 164th (East Riding RGA) Siege Battery (Territorial), Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action 9th November 1916. Aged 22. Born Lincoln, enlisted Hull. Son of Herbert and Mary Elizabeth Lintin, of 54, Oakfield St., Lincoln. Buried in MAILLY WOOD CEMETERY, MAILLY-MAILLET, Somme, France. Plot I. Row A. Grave 22. See also Lincoln All Saints
LINTON William Edwin
Private 7162, 1st Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment.
LISTER Ernest William
Private 25492, Labour Corps.
LOCK R
No further information currently available
LOFTS J P
No further information currently available
LONGDON A E
No further information currently available
LOWE Henry
Private 60123, 74th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps.
LOWE Thomas
Private 2133, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 13th September 1915. Born and enlisted Lincoln. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 21. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
LOWE T W
No further information currently available
LOWE Wilfred Chambers
Stoker 1st Class SS/112615, HMS Hampshire, Royal Navy.
LUDDINGTON George [Frederick]
Private 10037, 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
LUFF Arthur
Lance Corporal 201064 [CWGC] or 200373 [SDGW], 2nd/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died 23rd March 1918. Aged 35. Born and enlisted Lincoln. Son of the late Arthur and Annie Luff; husband of Jane Luff, of 15, Gray St. Terrace, Burton Rd., Lincoln. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
LUFF Thomas
Lance Corporal 200373, "A" Company, 1st/4th Battalion, lIncolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 10th October 1917. Aged 21. Born and enlisted Lincoln. Son of the late Arthur and Annie Luff, of Lincoln. Buried in LAPUGNOY MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VI. Row A. Grave 14. See also Lincoln St Swithins.
LUNN William Speed
Private G/21138, 7th Battalion, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment).
LYON Herbert Woodley
Corporal 146264, 112 Squadron, Royal Air Force.
LYON Walter Cyril
Lance Corporal 55627, 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Yeomanry.

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