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LINCOLN WAR MEMORIAL
WORLD WAR 1
SURNAMES STARTING WITH S

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

SALMON

George

[Spelt SABNON on SDGW] Private 3362, 1st/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 13th October 1915. Enlisted Lincoln. Son of Mary Salmon, of 14, Burton Rd., Lincoln, and the late John Salmon. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 31 to 34. See also Lincoln St Mary Magdalene.

SAMPSON Frank
Lance Corporal 39597, 2nd Battalion, Essex Regiment.

SAMPSON

Walter Sidney Ostick

[Cannot locate on SDGW] Private 16641, 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died 1st July 1916. Buried in SERRE ROAD CEMETERY No.2, Somme, France. Plot V. Row B. Grave 8. See also Lincoln St Mary Magdalene.

SANDELL Albert Victor
Private 50265, 3rd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. - Exactly the same details for Albert Victor SANDERS in Lincs ROH Book
SANDELL F R
No further information currently available
SANDERS Albert Victor
Private 50265, 3rd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. - Exactly the same details for Albert Victor SANDELL in Lincs ROH Book
SANDERS Percy William
Goods Dept. Sapper 266970, Royal Engineers. His medal card gives him as Gunner 23419, Royal Field Artillery, 248054, Royal Engineers and WR/266970, Royal Engineers. He was entitled to the Victory Medal. cannot locate on CWGC or SDGW. According to Lincoln Book of Memory was Sapper 266970, Royal Engineers, who died 16 th May 1920. Aged 31. See also Lincoln Railway Station.
SANDERSON Charles
Lance Corporal 201037, 2nd/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 26th September 1917. Aged 22. Born Nettleham, Lincolnshire, enlisted Lincoln. Son of Charles and Rose Sanderson, of 1st New House, Lark Lane, Newport, Lincoln. Buried in DOCHY FARM NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, Langemark-Poelkapelle, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot V. Row D. Grave 6. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
SANDERSON Thomas Edward
Private 1774, "D" Company, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 30th June 1916. Aged 19. Born Hull, enlisted Lincoln. Son of Thomas Albert and Rosa Sanderson, of 6, Sherbrooke St., Monk's Rd., Lincoln. Buried in FONCQUEVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row L. Grave 41. See also Lincoln All Saints
SARGENT Charles
Private 40644, 1st Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 23rd August 1918. Born and resident Bracebridge, Lincoln, enlisted Lincoln. Formerly 5836, Lincolnshire Regiment. Buried in BUCQUOY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Pas de Calais, France. Plot/Row/Section A. Grave 24. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
SARGENT George Edward
Private 40913, 10th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
SAUNDERS Arthur
Private 200334, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
SAXBY P
Name not in Lincs ROH Book. No further information currently available
SCARBOROUGH Charles William
Sapper 33515, 9th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died 9th Februry 1916. Aged 19. Born and enlisted Lincoln. Son of William and Ada Scarborough, of Thornton Rd., Barrow-on-Humber, Hull. Native of Lincoln. Buried in ST. SEVER CEMETERY, ROUEN, Seine-Maritime, France. Plot A. Row 17. Grave 13. See also Lincoln St Swithins.
SCARFE Frank
Private 242528, 5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
SCATCLIFFE F S N
No further information currently available. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
SCHOLEY Henry
Private 201059, 2nd/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 26th September 1917/Born and enlisted Lincoln. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 35 to 37 and 162 to 162A. See also Lincoln All Saints
SCOTT Albert
Private 10166, 1st Battalion, Lincolsnhire Regiment. See also Lincoln St Swithins.
SCOTT Eric Farrow
Second Lieutenant, Royal Field Artillery.
SCOTT George Charles
Private 10158, 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
SCOTT George Henry
Private 10347, 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. See also Lincoln St Swithins.
SCOTT John Henry

Private 11054, 9th Battalion, Serwood Foresters (Notitnghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment). Killed in action 6th August 1916. Aged 32. Born and resident Lincoln, enlisted Newark, Nottinghamshire. Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. S. Scott, of 4, Mildmay St., Lincoln. Buried in PERONNE ROAD CEMETERY, MARICOURT, Somme, France. Plot IV. Row C. Grave 30.

Photograph Courtesy & Copyright © Steve Charlesworth 2009

SCOTT William Henry
Private 6460, 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died at Gallipoli 19th November 1915. Born Gainsborough, enlisted Grantham, resident Lincoln. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey. Panel 44 to 46. See also Lincoln St Swithins.
SEAMAN Bruce
Acting Lance Sergeant 200133, "B" Company, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 30th July 1917. Aged 22. Born and enlisted Lincoln. Son of John and Mary Seaman, of 7, Eastfield St., Lincoln. No known grave. Commemorated on PHILOSOPHE BRITISH CEMETERY, MAZINGARBE, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row T. Grave 55. See also Lincoln All Saints
SEDGWICK J R
No further information currently available
SELBY Clifton Frederick

[Listed as F C on St Swithins] No further information currently available. See also Lincoln St Swithins.

SEMPER Ernest Frederick
Private 201769, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 5th May 1918. Aged 29. Born and enlisted Lincoln. Husband of Florence Semper, of 95, Newport, Lincoln. Buried in ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot LXVIII. Row A. Grave 1. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
SEMPER Leonard Claude
[Also listed as Leonard Charles SEMPER] Lance Corporal 21579, 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 28th April 1917. Born North Finchley, Middlesex, enlisted Lincoln. Buried in CHILI TRENCH CEMETERY, GAVRELLE, Pas de Calais, France. Plot/Row/Section C. Grave 6. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
SENDALL Frederick
Stoker 1st Class, Hood Battalion, Royal Naval Division, Royal Marine Light Infantry.
SEYMOUR E
No further information currently available

SHARP

Frank

Private 200180, 2nd/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 22nd March 1918. Born Langton, enlisted Woodhall Spa, resident Lincoln. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 3 and 4. See also Lincoln St Mary Magdalene.

SHARP Frederick
Private 19895, "A" Company, 9th Battalion, King's Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry). Killed in action 19th August 1916. Aged 33. Born Lincoln Town, Lincoln, enlisted Sheffield. Son of Thomas and Sarah Jane Sharp, of 139, Pitsmoor Rd., Sheffield. Buried in FAUBOURG D'AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRAS, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row F. Grave 31. See also Lincoln All Saints
SHARPE Clement
Private 23601, 7th Battalion, Duke of Corwall's Light Infantry. Died of wounds 25th September 1916. Aged 25. Born Lincoln, enlisted Coventry, Warwickshire. Son of Mary Sharpe, of Lincoln. Buried in ABBEVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot I. Row C. Grave 7. See also Lincoln St Swithins.
SHARPE William Askew
Rifleman 5342, Queen's Westminster Rifles, London Regiment.
SHARPE W C J
No further information currently available
SHAW Alfred
Lieutenant, Army Cyclist Corps.
SHILLAKER J M
No further information currently available
SHILLITO T A
No further information currently available
SHIPMAN Thomas
Private 241945, King's Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry). - Details in ROH book the same as Thomas William Shipman
SHIPMAN Thomas William
Private 241945, King's Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry). - Details in ROH book the same as Thomas Shipman
SHORT Frederick Albert
Private 8382, 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
SHORT Leonard
Private 41476, Norfolk Regiment.
SIMONS, DCM George Henry
Second Lieutenant, 10th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal (D.C.M.).
SIMPSON A
No further information currently available
SIMPSON John Robert
Lance Corporal 2163, 1st/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 14th December 1916. Born Ruskington, enlisted Lincoln. Buried in WARLINCOURT HALTE BRITISH CEMETERY, SAULTY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row H. Grave 5. See also Lincoln All Saints
SIMPSON Thomas
Private 53222, 2nd/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 15th April 1918. Aged 19. Born Sleaford, enlisted Lincoln. Son of Thomas and Fanny Turner Simpson, of 193 Winn St., Lincoln. No known grave. Commemorated on PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 3. See also Lincoln All Saints
SINGLETON L J
No further information currently available
SKELTON John Robert
Private 241396, 2nd/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 12th March 1917. Born and enlisted Lincoln, resident Leeds. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
SKELTON P H
No further information currently available
SKELTON Samuel aka Sam
Private 956, 1st/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 13th October 1915. Born and enlisted Lincoln, resident Clayton, Yorkshire. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAl, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 31 to 34. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
SLATER F W
No further information currently available
SLATER John W
No further information currently available. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
SLATTER Frederick
Stoker 1st Class SS/109395, HMS Good Hope, Royal Navy.
SMALLEY Frederick
Private 6279/7627, 22nd Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. See also Lincoln St Swithins.
SMALLEY Harry
Leading Stoker K7481, HMS Mary Rose, Royal Navy.
SMITH Alfred Horace
Private 13464, 1st or 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
SMITH A J
No A J SMITH in Lincs ROH Book. No further information currently available
SMITH Charles Robert
Private 46248, 16th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment).
SMITH E A
No further information currently available
SMITH Edward Roland
Private 23563, Royal Scots.
SMITH Frederick William
Second Lieutenant, 5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds received at Monchy-le-Prieux during the Battle of Arras 11th April 1917. Aged 33. Son of William and Mary Ann Smith of Dawsmere, Lincs; husband of Edith Mary Smith, Lincoln. Served with the Lincolnshire Regiment in the South African Campaign. Buried in DUISANS BRITISH CEMETERY, ETRUN, Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row E. Grave 41. See also Lincoln All Saints. He's also listed on the Immingham Memorial as he served as a policeman there before the Great War and on the Lincolnshire Police Museum roll of honour.
SMITH George William

Loco Dept. Private 2552, 1st/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 13th October 1915. Aged 22. Born and resident Lincoln, enlisted Luton, Bedfordshire. Son of Mr. and Mrs. H. V. W. Smith, of 7, Reservoir St., Westgate, Lincoln. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAl, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 31 to 34. See also Lincoln Railway Station Memorial

SMITH James Arthur
Private 9459, 3rd and 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
SMITH J E
No further information currently available
SMITH Preston Edward
Private G/66012, 2nd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers.
SMITH Robert William
Private 50333, 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
SMITH Thomas
Private 10343, 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds at Gallipoli 25th July 1915. Aged 28. Born and enlisted Lincoln. Husband of Edith Smith, of 14, City Court, Lincoln. Commemorated on Special Memorial B. 38. in SKEW BRIDGE CEMETERY, Turkey. Note: 351 of the burials are unidentified but special memorials commemorate a number of casualties known or believed to be buried among them. See also Lincoln St Swithins.
SMITH W E
No further information currently available
SMITH W G
No further information currently available
SMITH W J illiam Jordan
Sergeant 5302, 1st Battalion, Lincolsnhire Regiment.
SMITH Walter
Private A/1950, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
SMITH William
Private 27026, 7th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment.
SNELL Septimus James
Staff Sergeant T/631, Royal Army Ordnance Corps attached 32nd Brigade H.Q., Royal Field Artillery. Died of wounds 11th August 1917. Born Lincoln, enlisted Woolwich, Kent. Buried in ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN, Seine-Maritime, France. Section P. Plot II. Row D. Grave 13A. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
SNELLING Thomas Ernest
Corporal 8798/8998, 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
SPALDING Frank
Sergeant 6896, Coldstream Guards.
SPENDLOW J J
No further information currently available
SPINK A
No further information currently available
SPINK Alfred Charles
Sergeant 966, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
SPINK Clifford Isaac
[Listed as SPINKS on SDGW] Private 9035, 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 3rd August 1915. Aged 16. Born and enlisted Lincoln. Son of Isaac and Emma Spink, of 10, Brook St., Lincoln. Buried in WHITE CITY CEMETERY, BOIS-GRENIER, Nord, France. Row C. Grave 9. See also Lincoln St Swithins.
SPINK John William
Acting Sergeant 7994, 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
SPURR Hedley
Private 22766, 16th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment.
SPURR Leonard aka Len
Sergeant 15630, 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 22nd March 1918. Born and enlisted Lincoln. No known grave. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panel 23 and 24. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.

Photograph Copyright © Ron Spurr 2016

STANNEY Charles Albert
Air Mechanic 3rd Class, Royal Air Force. Died 1st December 1918. Aged 26. Son of the late Frederick and Agnes Stanney. Formerly 146795, 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire. Buried in St SWITHIN's CEMETERY, LINCOLN, Lincolnshire. Plot/Row/Section O. Grave 86. See also Lincoln All Saints
STEEL Frank
Private 2140, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
STEPHEN D J S
Not in the Lincs ROH Book. No further information currently available
STEVENS A
No further information currently available
STEVENSON Thomas Laurence
Private 31079, 4th and 1st Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment.
STEVENSON Herbert William
Private (Gunner?) 9836, Royal Garrison Artillery.
STIFF John
Lance Corporal 49680, 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
STILES Harry
ERA 27117, Royal Navy.
STOW Joseph
Private 43165, 10th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 12th January 1919. Aged 31. Born and enlisted Lincoln. Son of Mrs. Sarah Jane Stow, of Wilson St., Lincoln; husband of the late Millicent Stow, of Lincoln. Buried in FOURMIES COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot.Row.Section D. Grave 15. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
STRAW W H
No further information currently available
SUMMERFIELD J W
No further information currently available. Also see Lincoln St Nicholas.
SWAIN John William
Rifleman 1694, 2nd or 1st Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps.
SWALLOW Richard percy Stewart
lance Corporal 2209, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
SWIFT Robert
Private 40672, 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.

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