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SPITALGATE (SPITTLEGATE) WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and Copyright © Michael Peck 2009

Spittlegate (Spitalgate) is both an ecclesiastical parish and a portion of the town of Grantham on the southeast corner of the town. It is at the intersection where the A52 trunk road crosses the B1174 south of Grantham. The aprish church is St. John the Evangelist. The church has a section set aside as a chapel that contains walled panels containing the names of those who gave their lives in both World War 1 and Wortld War 2.

Photographs Copyright © Michael Peck 2009

Remember those men from this parish and congregation who gave their lives in the Great War 1914 – 1918.

ARMSTRONG

Ernest

Corporal 40149. A Company, 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 27th November 1916, aged 33 years. Son of Mr and Mrs James Armstrong, husband of Mrs M.E Armstrong of 25 Oxford Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born Grantham, Lincs, enlisted Luton, Beds and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Queens Cemetery, Bucquoy. I.H.20.

AUCKLAND

George

Private 50413. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 18th September 1918, aged 20 years. Son of Mrs Emma Elmer of 9 Albert Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Vis-En-Artois Memorial. Panel 4.

AUCKLAND

Walter

Private 1629. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 17th September 1915. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery. II.A.30.

BAILEY

William

Private 30913. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 12th October 1917. Born Wilsford, enlisted Grantham and resident Wilsford, Lincs. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 35 to 37 and 162 to 162A.

BAKER

James William

Unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.

BARLOW

Raymond Keith

Possibly Airman 1st Class 331. 3 Squadron, Royal Flying Corps. Died 11th August 1914. Commemorated Bulford Church Cemetery. I.4.9.

BARNSDALE

Albert Edward

Sergeant 5611. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 16th September 1915, aged 32 years. Son of Henry and Ann Barnsdale of New Street, Grantham, Lincs. Leaves a widow and five children. Served South African Campaign. Born Grantham, enlisted Lincoln and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Le Treport Military Cemetery. Plot 1. Row H. Grave 4.

BOINTON

Norman Maltby

Private 21295. 10th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 28th April 1917. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Roeux British Cemetery. B.24.

BONSHOR

John

Second Lieutenant. 2/6th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment, formerly 2/1st Hunts Cyclists Battalion. Died of wounds in German hands 26th July 1918, aged 23 years. Son of William and Lucy Bonshor of 169 Harlaxton Road, Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Berlin South Western Cemetery. I.H.9.

BRADER

George

Possibly Private 6953. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 3rd July 1916. Husband of (the late) Fanny Brader. Born Pinchbeck and enlisted Gainsborough, Lincs. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 1C.

BRODRICK

William Alan

Private 249. 2nd Company, Australian Machine Gun Corps. Died 7th October 1917, aged 22 years. Husband of B.M Bradley (formerly Brodrick) of 14 Cecil Street, Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Menin Road South Military Cemetery. II.L.14.

BROOKS

George

Corporal 9216. 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 6th November 1918. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs and resident Port Clarence, Stockton on Tees, Durham. Commemorated Valenciennes (St Roch) Communal Cemetery. III.B.10.

BROWN

Leonard James

Private 32125. 15th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). Killed in action 20th July 1916. Born Grantham, Lincs, enlisted Nottingham, Notts and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10C, 10D and 11A.

BULLOCK

John William

Private 2029. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 13th October 1915, aged 19 years. Son of George and Sarah Bullock of 115 Stamford Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born Barrowby and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 31 to 34.

CARTER

William

Private 53102. 15th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers. Killed in action 2nd November 1918, aged 22 years. Son of Mrs Frances Smith pf 2 Jacksons Yard, Westgate, Grantham, Lincs. Born Grantham and enlisted Lincoln, Lincs. Commemorated Landrecies British Cemetery. A.49.

CASSWELL

Percy Edward

Private S4/070833. HQ, 3rd Echelon, Army Service Corps. Died Balkans 6th October 1915, aged 25 years. Son of Edward and Sarah Casswell of 14 Albert Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born Little Bytham (CWGC) or Grantham (SDGW), enlisted and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Lancashire Landing Cemetery. K.43.

CAWDRON

Alan West

Private G/22908. 6th Battalion, Royal West Surrey Regiment. Killed in action 7th September 1918. Born Skeyton, Norfolk, enlisted and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Vis-En-Artois Memorial. Panel 3.

CAWTHEN

Albert

Private 1668. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 16th October 1915. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Lillers Communal Cemetery. IV.C.52.

CHAMBERS

Alfred Henry

Private G/20561. 9th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. Killed in action 25th March 1918. Born Grantham, Lincs and enlisted Wisbech, Cambs. Commemorated Pozieres Memorial. Panel 46 and 47.

CHANTRY

George

Private 9815. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 4th March 1917. Born Grantham, enlisted Lincoln and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 1C.

CHARLESWORTH

Jesse

Private 55011. 15th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers, formerly 50617 Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds home 15th November 1918, aged 37 years. Husband of M.A Charlesworth of 31 Springfield Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born Newark, Notts and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Grantham Cemetery. 14.F.3.

CLARK

Charles Frederick

Unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.

COOK

George William

Corporal 11861. 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 26th September 1915, aged 28 years. Son of William and Mary Cook of 60 Cecil Street, Grantham, Lincs. Husband of Florence Cliffe (formerly Cook) of Station House, Hertingfordbury, Herts. Born New Somerby, enlisted Grantham, Lincs and resident East Barnet, Herts. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 31 to 34.

COY

George

Private 42382. 3rd Battalion, Manchester Regiment. Died home 8th November 1918, aged 26 years. Son of Thomas and Hannah Coy of 19 Rycroft Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Grantham Cemetery. 16.B.34.

DAVEY

Ronald Ablard

Private 81002. 7th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. Died 14th October 1918. Born Rotherham, Yorks and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Niederzwehren Cemetery. VIII.K.9.

DAWSON

Oswald George Edward

Private 41827. 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment, formerly 101784 Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). Died of wounds 7th August 1918, aged 18 years. Son of Edward and Agnes Mary Dawson of Grantham, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Vignacourt British Cemetery. IV.C.1.

DAWSON

Sidney

Sapper 108878. 416th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died of wounds 30th August 1918. Born Ranconby (?) and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Bac-Du-Sud British Cemetery, Bailleulval. III.C.23.

DICKINSON

George Henry

Rifleman R/37003. 16th Battalion, King’s Royal Rifle Corps. Killed in action 23rd April 1917, aged 19 years. Son of George Henry and Sarah Jane Dickinson of 160 Alexandra Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born Loftus Gate, York, enlisted and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 7.

DONCASTER

Ernest Sidney

Private 91859. 5th Battalion, Tank Corps, formerly 39016 Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 22nd March 1918. Enlisted Richmond, Yorks. Commemorated Pozieres Memorial. Panel 94.

DONCASTER

Henry Mason

Appears to be Henry M Doncaster, born c 1895 at Grantham, Lincs, the son of William M and Eliza J Doncaster but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.

DOUGLAS

William Aubrey

Sapper 152254. 24th Div Signal Company, Royal Engineers. Died of wounds 21st March 1918, aged 21 years. Son of William and Amy Douglas of 2 Belvoir Avenue, Grantham, Lincs. Born Woolwich, Kent and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Pozieres Memorial. Panel 10 to 13.

DOWNES

Frederick Ambrose

Private 137017. Royal Army Medical Corps, formerly 3/7893 3rd Battalion Lincolnshire Regiment. Died home 10th June 1918, aged 44 years. Son of William Pointon and Mary Ann Downs of Grantham, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Wareham Cemetery. B.F.23.

DRAKE

Herbert Francis

Drummer 2399. B Company, 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 1st June 1915. Son of Mr and Mrs J Drake of 23 Harrow Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born Grantham, Lincs, enlisted Luton, Beds and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Nord). I.B.74.

FILING

William

Private 2401. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 29th July 1916, aged 23 years. Son of William and Mary Jane Filing of 69 Stamford Street, Grantham, Lincs. Enlisted Luton, Beds and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Berles Position Military Cemetery. D.12.

FOSTER

George

Unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.

FOWLER

James William

Military Medal. Lance Corporal 21585. 14th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Killed in action 3rd June 1917, aged 20 years. Son of (the late) C.E Fowler and Annie Walter (formerly Fowler) of Marston, Lincs. Born Weston St Mary, Lincs (as CWGC) or Leeds, Yorks (as SDGW) and enlisted Salisbury, Wilts. Commemorated Heudicourt Communal Cemetery Extension. B.5.

FRECKINGHAM

Harry

Private 2405. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 15th May 1815, aged 29 years. Son of (the late) Harry and Fanny Freckingham of 31 Bridge End Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born Grantham, Lincs, enlisted Luton, Beds and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Lindenhoek Chalet Military Cemetery. I.C.13.

GANLEY

Peter

Private 9025. 1st Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers. Killed in action Gallipoli 28th June 1915. Son of (the late) Henry and Elizabeth Ganley. Husband of Mary A.E Ganly of Bockhanger Lodge, Kennington, Kent. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 58 to 72 or 218 to 219.

GARNHAM

Herbert

Corporal 64432. 136th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died of wounds 23rd September 1918, aged 23 years. Son of Mrs Annie Pougher of 62 Commercial Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Grevillers British Cemetery. XIII.E.3.

GARRATT

James Raven

Private 508147. 29th General Hospital, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died Salonika 4th October 1918, aged 26 years. Son of Richard Garratt of Barrowby, Lincs. Born Alford, Lincs and enlisted Chelsea, Mdx. Commemorated Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria. 499.

GENT

Charles William

Lance Corporal 12237. 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 30th December 1915. Born London and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Nord). II.C.9.

GIBSON

Robert

Private 9419. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 4th June 1915. Born Gonerby and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 21.

GOODLEY

John William

Private 15197. 1st Battalion, South Staffordshire Regimen, formerly 9295 Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 14th July 1916. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Flatiron Copse Cemetery, Mametz. I.H.54.

GOODLEY

Walter

Private DM2/209225. 895th Mechanical Transport Company, Army Service Corps. Died Egypt 26th May 1917. Born Grantham, Lincs, enlisted Peterborough, Northants and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Deir-El-Belah War Cemetery. A.213.

GREGORY

Charles Edwin

Private 9510. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 10th March 1915. Born Grantham, enlisted Lincoln and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Le Touret Memorial. Panel 8.

HALL

Thomas

Unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.

HARDY

William

Private 21657. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 8th August 1916, aged 27 years. Son of John Hardy of 18 Portland Place, Grantham, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Serre Road Cemetery No: 2. XVII.H.16.

HARRIS

Albert Victor

Corporal 5155. 12th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. Killed in action 28th September 1915. Born Somerby, Grantham, Lincs, enlisted London and resident Park Lane, London. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 25 to 27.

HARRIS

Frank Quinton

Gunner 97921. 25th Battery, 35 Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died of wounds 6th November 1917, aged 23 years. Son of Francis and Catherine Ann Harris of 51 Grantley Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born Hunstanton and enlisted Norwich, Norfolk. Commemorated Boulogne Eastern Cemetery. VIII.I.107.

HISSITT

Charles Henry

Private 42539. 2nd Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. Died of wounds 26th April 1917, aged 35 years. Son of Joseph Henry and Mary Ann Hissitt, late of Great Ponton, Lincs. Born Sleaford and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Bethune Town Cemetery. VI.E.3.

HOLLINGSWORTH

William

Private 8194. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 6th August 1917, aged 34 years. Son of Frederick and Ann Hollingsworth of Great Ponton, Lincs. Husband of Ethel Hollingsworth of 95 Commercial Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born Great Ponton, enlisted Lincoln and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Croisilles British Cemetery. I.C.25.

HOUSDEN

Harry Francis

Private 9875. 3rd Regiment, South African Infantry. Died 9th April 1917. Commemorated Point-Du-Jour Military Cemetery, Athies. II.A.1.

HUBBARD

Robert

Private 1962. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 19th June 1915, aged 18 years. Son of William and Annie Hubbard of 55 Stamford Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Lindenhoek Chalet Military Cemetery. I.D.12.

INGLETON

Arthur

Private 46873. Bedfordshire Regiment, posted to Hertfordshire Regiment and formerly M/302083 Army Service Corps. Killed in action 22nd March 1918. Born Grantham, Lincs, enlisted Chiswick, Mdx and resident Louth, Lincs. Commemorated Pozieres Memorial. Panel 28 and 29.

JEFFREYS

Walter Mason

Unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.

KAY

William Henry

Private 40486. 18th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment, formerly 25204 3/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 29th April 1917. Enlisted and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 4.

KEMP

Talbot William George

Private 36424. 6th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers, formerly 4556 Durham Light Infantry. Killed in action 17th October 1918, aged 34 years. Brother of Miss Fanny Kemp of 6 Bridge End Yard, Bridge End Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Vis-En-Artois Memorial. Panel 5 and 6.

KETTLE

Horace William

Private 591. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 13th October 1915. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 31 to 34.

KETTLE

John William

Private 15736. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 15th August 1917. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 21.

KIRK

Hercy Archibald

No Hercy Archibald or Percy Archibald Kirk identified. Possibly should read Henry Archibald Kirk. Private 55124. 15th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers. Killed in action 2nd November 1918, aged 20 years. Son of Henry Kirk of 48 George Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born Grantham, enlisted Lincoln and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Landrecies British Cemetery. A.58.

LATTER

George Ernest

Private 1669. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 13th October 1915. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 31 to 34.

LAWSON

John Henry

Corporal 14650. 2nd Battalion, West Riding Regiment. Killed in action 24th October 1918. Son of Mr and Mrs H Lawson of ‘Birkholms’, Corby, Lincs. Born Sproxton, Leics and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Verchain British Cemetery, Verchain-Maugre. B.18.

LIGHTFOOT

John Edward

Corporal 14650. 2nd Battalion, West Riding Regiment. Killed in action 24th October 1918. Son of Mr and Mrs H Lawson of ‘Birkholms’, Corby, Lincs. Born Sproxton, Leics and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Verchain British Cemetery, Verchain-Maugre. B.18.

LIGHTFOOT

Sidney

Lance Corporal 4448. 1st Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). Died of wounds 26th April 1918, aged 26 years. Son of Elijah and Maria Lightfoot. Husband of Beatrice Annie Lightfoot of Burrows Farm, High Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born Grantham, Lincs, enlisted Nottingham, Notts and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Crouy British Cemetery, Crouy-Sur-Somme. I.B.22.

LOCK

William Albert John

Corporal 9850.5th Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment. Killed in action 26th September 1916, aged 28 years. Son of (the late) Mr Lock of Dorset, husband of Mary E MacKay (formerly Lock) of 15 Queen Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born Piddletrenthide, enlisted Dorchester and resident Blandford, Dorset. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 7B.

MacDONALD

Thomas Henry

Private 7756. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died 9th March 1915, aged 30 years. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Wimereux Communal Cemetery. I.D.21.

MASON

Charles Alfred

Private 40920. 8th Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment, formerly 38122 Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 30th December 1917, aged 23 years. Son of Charles and Elizabeth A Mason of 87 Alexandra Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born Sleaford and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Ribecourt British Cemetery. I.E.7.

MEARS

Lawrence Edlin

Private 12226. 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action Gallipoli 7th August 1915, aged 22 years. Son of Mr and Mrs E.F Mears of 78 Brewery Hill, Grantham, Lincs. Born Barrowby and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Helles Memorial. Panel 44 to 46.

MITTON

George Robert

Sergeant 27981. South Staffordshire Regiment, transferred to 217484 26th Company, Labour Corps. Died 19th December 1918, aged 42 years. Husband of Agnes Stow (formerly Mitton) of 1 Agnes Street, Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Grantham Cemetery. 14.T.25.

MURR

John

Private 58828. 4th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. Killed in action 14th December 1917, aged 24 years. Son of George Henry and Mary Murr of 32 Commercial Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born Grantham, Lincs, enlisted and resident Coventry, Warwicks. Commemorated Mory Abbey Military Cemetery, Mory. II.F.3.

PALEY

John Robert

Private 5432. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 1st November 1914, aged 34 years. Husband of Elizabeth Paley of 19 Norton Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born Billinghay, enlisted Lincoln and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 21.

PARKER

Arthur Chapman

Private 2107. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 13th September 1917. Son of Francis Parker of 111 Stamford Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun. VI.A.23.

PARKER

Frank

Bandsman 7528. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action5th March 1915. Born Grantham, enlisted Lincoln and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Euston Post Cemetery, Laventie. B.4.

PEARCE

Albert Ernest

Sergeant 7410. 2nd Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Killed in action 30th September 1917, aged 19 years. Son of harry George and Phoebe Florence Pearce of 1 Station Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born Dawsholme, Lanarkshire, Scotland and enlisted Doncaster, Yorks. Commemorated Bard Cottage Cemetery. IV.I.13.

PINDER

Philip

One Philip Pinder only identified but connection with Grantham unknown. Possibly Gunner 202002. Heavy Battery, H Battalion, Tank Corps, formerly 21st Battalion, Liverpool Regiment. Killed in action 16th October 1917, aged 19 years. Son of Arthur and Florence E Pinder of 91 Hale Road, Walton, Liverpool, Lancs. Born and enlisted Liverpool, Lancs. Commemorated Voormezeele Enclosures No: 1 and No: 2. I.L.15.

PIZER

Leonard

Private 59733. B Company, 7th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 17th August 1918, aged 19 years. Son of (the late) Thomas Stanton and Elizabeth Ann Pizer of Grantham, Lincs. Born East Ardsley, Yorks and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Bertrancourt Military Cemetery. Plot 2. Row F. Grave 25.

POGMORE

Fred

Private 2021. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 13th October 1915. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 31 to 34.

POGMORE

Harry

Private 14950. 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 21st September 1916. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Boulogne Eastern Cemetery. VII.C.151.

PORTER

Edgar

Private 26980. 6th Battalion, Somerset Light Infantry, formerly 3/21469 Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 16th September 1916, aged 23 years. Son of Mr and Mrs W Porter of 144 Alexandra Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 2A.

PULFORD

Alfred Loughton

Private 203720. 2nd Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. Killed in action 11th May 1918, aged 19 years. Son of Frederick William and Elizabeth Pulford of 9 London Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born Spitalgate and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Barly French Military cemetery. II.A.1.

REANEY

Arthur

Corporal 646. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 13th October 1915. Born, enlisted and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Bailleul Eastern Cemetery, St Laurent Blangy. II.J.35.

REDDISH

William

Appears to be William S Reddish, born c 1897 at Grantham and son of William L and Sarah J Reddish but unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.

RICHARDSON

Harry

Unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.

ROBINSON

Arthur Cecil Cavendish

Private 202919. 10th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 28th April 1917. Born Barrowby and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 3 and 4.

ROSE

Charles

Lance Corporal 241398. 2/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 10th April 1917, aged 23 years. Brother of Mrs Florence L Franks of 6 Shipka Road, Balham, London. Born Lincoln and enlisted Grantham, Lincs, resident London. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 1C.

SCOTHERN

Frederick

Corporal 11060. 2nd Battalion, Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 9th February 1916, aged 19 years. Son of Joseph and Mary Ann Scothern of 35 Harrow Street, Grantham, Lincs. Brother of Silvester Scothern. Born Spitalgate and enlisted Lincoln, Lincs. Commemorated A.I.F Burial Ground, Flers. IV.H.20.

SCOTHERN

Silvester

Private 16741. 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 9th May 1915, aged 27 years. Son of Joseph and Mary Ann Scothern of 35 Harrow Street, Grantham, Lincs. Brother of Frederick Scothern. Born Grantham, Lincs and enlisted Thrapston, Northants. Commemorated Ploegsteert Memorial. Panel 7.

SHARPE

James William

Private 42482. 9th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action 8th October 1918, aged 19 years. Son of William Sharpe of St Johns Mission House, Springfield, Grantham, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Montbrehain British Cemetery. A.26.

SIMPSON

James Cecil

Corporal 2277. 8th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). Killed in action 15th October 1915, aged 24 years. Son of (the late) William Simpson and Florence Mary Earl (formerly Simpson) of 91 Commercial Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born New Somerby, Lincs, enlisted Newark, Notts and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 87 to 89.

SKERRITT

Harry

Private 6796. 4th Battalion, West Riding Regiment. Killed in action 3rd September 1916. Born Grantham, enlisted Lincoln and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 6A and 6B.

SLATER

Albert Winterton

Unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.

SLATER

Thomas

Private 8424. 2nd Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. Killed in action 28th October 1914. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Ploegsteert Memorial. Panel 8 and 9.

SMART

Frederick William

Private 32523. 5th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry, formerly 1601 Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). Killed in action 3rd May 1917, aged 23 years. Son of John and Sarah Smart of 66 Inner Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born Redmile, Leics, enlisted Newark, Notts and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 6 and 7.

SMITH

Daniel

Private 8457. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 25th September 1915. Born Manchester, Lancs and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated White City Cemetery, Bois-Grenier. B.9.

SMITH

Ernest

Private 50146. 2/5th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). Killed in action 2nd March 1918, aged 30 years. Son of John and Drusilla Smith of 10 Vera Court, Grantham, Lincs. Born Grantham, enlisted Lincoln and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Mory Abbey Military Cemetery, Mory. III.C.7.

SUDBURY

Charles

Lance Corporal 70115. 16th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). Killed in action 10th October 1916, aged 38 years. Son of (the late) Walter and Annie Sudbury. Born Grantham, Lincs, enlisted Newark, Notts and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Connaught Cemetery, Thiepval. X.C.1.

SUDBURY

George

Private 10629. 1st Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). Killed in action 12th March 1915, aged 28 years. Son of Mrs Sudbury of Nottinghamshire. Husband of Ruth Sudbury of 181 Front Street, Arnold, Notts. Born Sneinton, enlisted Nottingham and resident Arnold, Notts. Commemorated Le Touret Memorial. Panel 26 and 27.

SWAIN

Tom

Private 6990. D Company, 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 8th September 1914, aged 29 years. Son of John and Elizabeth Swain of Grantham, Lincs. Born Spitalgate, enlisted Lincoln and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Bezu-Le-Guery Communal Commentary. Spec Mem 1.

SWALLOW

Alfred Bailey

Company Sergeant Major 2763. 470th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Killed in action 21st March 1918, aged 37 years. Son of (the late) Frederick William and Annie Swallow of Barrowby Mill, Lincs. Husband of Ethel Martha Swallow of 46 Houghton Road, Grantham, Lincs. Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, King Georges Delhi Durbar Medal. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 1.

SWALLOW

Lawrence Frederick

Corporal 7680. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died 1st July 1916, aged 19 years. Son of Mr and Mrs Lawrence Herbert Swallow of 59 Bridge End Road, Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Addenda Panel 1. Front Terrace.

TAYLOR

John Henry Reuben

Private 40676. 10th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 23rd December 1916, aged 19 years. Son of Robert and Mary Ellen Taylor of 26 East Street, Grantham, Lincs. Enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Brewery Orchard Cemetery, Bois-Grenier. IV.F.21.

TINKLER

Robert

Private 40183. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 4th March 1917. Enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 1c.

TOPLISS

John Cecil

Private 38848. 2/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 22nd March 1918. Born Sheffield, Yorks and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 3 and 4.

TROTTER

Herbert Sydney

Medal of St George 4th Class (Russia). Lance Corporal 1805. Leicestershire Yeomanry. Killed in action 13th May 1915, aged 22 years. Son of Fred and Fanny Trotter of Grantham, Lincs. Born Grantham, Lincs, enlisted Leicester, Leics and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Bedford House Cemetery. Enclosure No: 4. XII.D.5.

TWYCROSS

Percy

Private 1752. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 13th October 1915, aged 21 years. Son of Mr F Twycross of 67 Stamford Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born Crayford, Kent and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 31 to 34.

WADE

Henry

Private 40131. 2/5th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 21st March 1918. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 3 and 4.

WALTON

George

Unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.

WALTON

Robert William

Lance Sergeant 6/12275. 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds Gallipoli 29th July 1915. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Redoubt Cemetery, Helles. Sp Mem B.160.

WELBAND

Norman Kennington

Private G/15708. 7th Battalion, East Kent Regiment. Killed in action 3rd May 1917, aged 21 years. Only son of Harry Thompson and Mary Ellen Welband of 4 St Catherines Road, Grantham, Lincs. Clerk at Barclays Bank, Melton Mowbray, Leics. Born Grantham, Lincs, enlisted Tonbridge, Kent and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Arras Memorial. Bay 2.

Also commemorated on the altar front:

In memory of Norman Kennington Welband. 3rd May 1917.

WHINCUP

George

Unable to identify CWGC/SDGW and no further information currently.

WIGGINTON

Albert

Private 2008. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 28th November 1915, aged 18 years. Son of Mrs Clara Locking of 13 Portland Place, Grantham, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Rue-Des-Berceaux Military Cemetery, Richebourg-L’Avoue. I.C.16.

WILLMER

Charles Edward

Private 9297. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 14th May 1915, aged 23 years. Son of Charles Willmer of 32 Oxford Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born Grantham, enlisted Lincoln and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Boulogne Eastern Cemetery. VIII.D.25.

WILSON

Albert

Private 8336. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 14th September 1914, aged 30 years. Son of (the late) Thomas and Mary Wilson of Grantham, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial.

WILSON

Alfred Ernest

Private 203635. 2/4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died 9th January 1918, aged 28 years. Son of Thomas Wilson of Grantham, husband of Ada Wilson of 23A Springfield Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated St Hilaire Cemetery, Frevant. IV.A.21.

WILSON

Thomas Albert

Possibly Private 3367 Thomas Albert Wilson. 6th Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment. Killed in action 13th October 1915. Enlisted Burton on Trent, Staffs. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 103 to 105.
Or Possibly mistaken name, should read?
Private 10836 Thomas Alfred Wilson. 1st Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment, formerly 16th Lancers. Killed in action 10th February 1917, aged 19 years. Son of Henry and Mary Ann Wilson of 10 Harrow Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born Spitalgate and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Gorre British and Indian Cemetery. III.C.9

WINDRUSS

John William

Rifleman 5027. 8th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 3rd September 1917. Born and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 2A, 2C and 2D.

WING

Amos William

Stoker 1st Class SS/113794. HMS ‘Princess Royal’, Royal Navy. Died 22nd October 1918, aged 23 years. Son of Robert and Elizabeth Wing of 32 Oxford Street, Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Grantham Cemetery. 14.T.11.

WINTER

William Arthur

Private 204154. C Company, 6th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Killed in action 9th April 1918, aged 28 years. Son of (the late) Thomas Bethuel and Rebecca Winter of 7 London Road, Grantham, Lincs. Born Mitcham, Surrey and enlisted Lincoln, Lincs. Commemorated Loos Memorial. Panel 112 to 115.

WINTERTON

Albert

Sergeant 8372. 7th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 20th September 1915, aged 23 years. Husband of D.G Barratt (formerly Winterton) of 12 Willoughby Street, Gainsborough, Lincs. Born and enlisted Grantham, resident Gainsborough, Lincs. Commemorated Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery. III.A.31A.

WITTY

Albert

Private 25606. 1st Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). Killed in action 27th October 1916, aged 25 years. Husband of Mary Elizabeth Witty of ‘The Cottage’, Bassingham, Lincs. Born Grantham, Lincs, enlisted Nottingham, Notts and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Pier and Face 10C, 10D and 11A.

WORMALL

Robert

Sergeant 6468. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died 29th August 1915, aged 31 years. Son of George Albert and Susannah Sarah Wormall of Grantham, Lincs. Husband of Mrs B Wormall of 104 Duke Street, Chiswick, London. Born Liverpool, Lancs, enlisted Grantham, Lincs and resident Chiswick, London. Commemorated Wimereux Communal Cemetery. I.J.21A.

WORSELL

Horace

Private 36269. 1st Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers, formerly 15757, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 23rd September 1917, aged 32 years. Son of James and Harriet Worsell of Four Elms, Kent. Husband of Catherine Worsell of 86 Victoria Street, Grantham, Lincs. Born Four Elms, Kent and enlisted Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 19 to 23 and 162.

WRIGHT

Cecil William

Private 9817. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 30th March 1915. Born Grantham, enlisted Lincoln and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Ramparts Cemetery, Lille Gate. F.8

WRIGHT

Frederick Richard

Private 9498. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 25th October 1914, aged 23 years. Son of Frederick and Sarah Elizabeth Wright of 1 Hands Yard, Grantham, Lincs. Born Spitalgate, enlisted Lincoln and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Le Touret Memorial. Panel 8.

WYMAN

Fred

2nd Corporal 62371. 142nd Army Troops Coy, Royal Engineers. Killed in action 5th August 1916. Born Grantham, Lincs, enlisted Poole, Dorset and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Carnoy Military Cemetery. D.32.

WYMAN

Reginald Harrison

Lance Corporal 9892. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died 12th July 1916, aged 21 years. Son of Emma Wyman of 54 Grantley Street, Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Thiepval Memorial. Addenda Panel.

WYMAN

Reginald Valrose

Private 9628. 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 23rd February 1915, aged 21 years. Son of Arthur Wyman of 5 Harrow Street, Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Guildford, Surrey, enlisted Lincoln and resident Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. Panel 21.

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BELLAMY

Annie

Civilian. Died 4th February 1941, aged 69 years. Resident and died at 20 Harrow Street, Grantham, Lincs. Widow of G Bellamy. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

BESKABY

Albert James

Civilian. Injured 31st September 1940 at London Road, Grantham and died 1st October 1940 at Grantham Hospital, aged 37 years. Son of William and Martha Beskaby of 49 Commercial Road, Grantham, Lincs. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

BILLS

James William

Sergeant 1305795, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. 78 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Died 29th August 1941, aged 25 years. Son of Rosemary Bills of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Runnymede Memorial. Panel 39.

BOLAM

Charles Sylvester

Gunner 4808296. 338 Battery, 102 (Northumberland Hussars) Light A.A Regiment, Royal Artillery. Died 18th September 1944, aged 33 years. Son of Robert and Daisy Bolam of Grantham, husband of Marjorie Bolam of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Ste Marie Cemetery, Le Havre. Divn 67. Row O. Grave 4.

BRETT

Patricia

Civilian. Injured 9th January 1941 at Commercial Road, died 11th January 1941 at Grantham Hospital, aged 12 years. Daughter of (the late) Mr A and Mrs L Brett of 72 Commercial Road, Grantham, Lincs. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

BREWSTER

Jack Adnitt

Private 4803314. 4th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died 25th June 1944, aged 23 years. Son of Thomas Beaumont and Maud Annie Brewster of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Ryes War Cemetery, Bazenville. VIII.H.8.

BROWN

Peter Campion

Pilot Officer (Pilot) 85677, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. 221 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Died 10th April 1941, aged 26 years. Son of Robert and E. Irene Brown of Tiverton, Somerset. Commemorated Grantham Cemetery. Sec 17. Row C. Grave 1.

BURGESS

Ernest

Civilian. Injured 9th January 1941 at 70 Commercial Road, Grantham, Lincs and died 11th January 1941 at Grantham Hospital, aged 56 years. Resident 70 Commercial Road, Grantham, Lincs. Son of Edward and Fanny Burgess of 5 Rugby Cottages, College Street, Grantham, husband of Ada Burgess. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

CAWTHERN

William

Civilian. Injured 30th September 1940 at ‘Joiners Arms’ Public House, Grantham, Lincs and died 1st October 1940 at Grantham Hospital, aged 55 years. Resident 26 Inner Street, Grantham, Lincs. Son of (the late) Tom and Kate Cawthern. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

CHAMBERS

Alice

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941, aged 49 years. Resident 62 Norton Street, died at 48 Norton Street, Grantham, Lincs. Wife of Thomas Edward Chambers. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

CHANCE

Harold James

Lance Corporal 2133397. 80 Chemical Warfare Unit, Royal Engineers. Died 25th October 1942, aged 27 years. Son of Francis and Gertrude Chance, husband of Ivy Doreen Chance of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Grantham Cemetery. Sec 17. Row N. Grave 13.

CHARITY

Arthur Eric

Able Seaman C/SSX28873. HMS ‘Dunvegan Castle’, Royal Navy. Died 28th August 1940, aged 19 years. Son of Thomas William and Elizabeth Charity of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Chatham Naval Memorial. 35.1.

CLARKE

Bernard Albert Campbell

Private 4801693. 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died 1st June 1940, aged 21 years. Son of Charles Rushbrooke and Barbara Catherine Clarke. Commemorated Dunkirk Memorial. Column 45.

COLES

Raymond Martin

Sergeant (Wireless Op/Air Gunner) 1332380, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. 15 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Died 27th September 1943, aged 21 years. Son of Albert Thomas and Violet Elizabeth Coles, husband of Cynthia Mary Coles of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Hanover War Cemetery. Coll Grave. 3.D.7-10.

DARNELL

Patricia Joy

Civilian. Died 24th October 1942, aged 9 years. Daughter of Mr and Mrs Frederick Darnell of 17 Stuart Street, died at Stuart Street Shelter, Grantham, Lincs. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

DICKINSON

Harriett

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941, aged 53 years. Resident and died at 73 Commercial Road, Grantham, Lincs. Daughter of (the late) William James and Sarah Jane Dickinson. See also Sarah Jane Dickinson. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

DICKINSON

Sarah Jane

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941, aged 77 years. Resident and died at 73 Commercial Road, Grantham, Lincs. Widow of William James Dickinson, mother of Harriett Dickinson. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

EALES

Alan John

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941, aged 3 months. Resident and died at 10 Brewery Hill, Grantham, Lincs. Son of J.A and F Eales. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

ENGLISH

Philip Frank

Civilian. Died 4th February 1941 at Ministry of Aircraft Production, Springfield Road, Grantham, Lincs, aged 18 years. Member of Home Guard. Son of Harold Frederick and Edith English of 40 Dudley Road, Grantham, Lincs. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

FOSTER

Agnes

Civilian. Died 24th October 1942, aged 57 years. Resident 39 Stuart Street, died at Stuart Street Shelter, Grantham, Lincs. Widow of Ernest Foster. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

FOSTER

Harry William

Civilian. Died 24th October 1942 at Stuart Street Shelter, Grantham, aged 24 years. Resident 39 Stuart Street, Grantham, Lincs. Son of (the late) Ernest and Agnes Foster. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

HELSTRIP

Thomas

Sergeant (Flight Engineer) 1594806, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. 467 (Royal Australian Air Force) Squadron. Died 17th March 1945, aged 34 years. Son of George Edward and Alice Helstrip, husband of Dorothy Mabel Helstrip of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Durnbach War Cemetery. Coll Grave. 2.A.2-6.

HEWERDINE

Edward James

Mentioned in Despatches. Flight Sergeant (Air Gunner) 566884. 228 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Died 3rd November 1943, aged 29 years. Son of James Edward and Amy Louise Hewerdine of Grantham, husband of Marjorie Vivien Hewerdine of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Grantham Cemetery. Sec 21.Row F. Grave 13.

HOYES

Thomas Henry

Private 14313767. 1st Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment. Died 19th July1944, aged 20 years. Son of William and Bertha Hoyes of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Brouay War Cemetery. III.F.12.

HUNT

Cecilia Lily

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941 at 48 Norton Street, Grantham, aged 60 years. Widow of H Hunt. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

ISAAC

Anthony Charles Frederick

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941, aged 13 years. Resident and died at 11 Brewery Hill, Grantham. Son of Charles William and Gladys Mary Isaac. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

ISAAC

Leonard John

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941, aged 15 years. Resident and died at 71 Commercial Road, Grantham. Son of H and Edith F Isaac. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

ISAAC

Stanley Edwin

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941, aged 9 years. Resident and died at 71 Commercial Road, Grantham. Son of H and Edith F Isaac. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

ISAAC

Violet Irene

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941 at 71 Commercial Road, Grantham, aged 13 years. Daughter of H and Edith Isaac of 71 Commercial Road, Grantham, Lincs. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

KNOTT

Raymond Laurence

Sub Lieutenant (A), Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. HMS ‘Saker’, Royal Navy. Died 16th May 1944, aged 19 years. Son of Laurence Henry and Matilda Rose Knott of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Lee-On-Solent Memorial. Bay 5. Panel 7.

NEAL

Norman Percy

Company Quartermaster Sergeant 1896523. 1010 Docks Operating Company, Royal Engineers. Died 21st November 1942, aged 33 years. Son of Percy and Florence Elizabeth Neal of Grantham, husband of Myrtle Neal of Grantham, Lincs. Brother of Richard Edwin Neal. Commemorated Dely Ibrahim War Cemetery. 3.H.7.

NEAL

Richard Edwin

Gunner 1569384. 81 Battery, 25 Light A.A Regiment, Royal Artillery. Died 8th December 1943, aged 29 years. Son of Percy and Florence Elizabeth Neal of Grantham, Lincs. Brother of Norman Percy Neal. Commemorated Cassino Memorial. Panel 2.

OWEN

Joseph Edward

Sergeant (Wireless Op/Air Gunner) 1223682, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. 434 (Royal Canadian Air Force) Squadron. Died 3rd November 1943, aged 29 years. Son of David and Caroline Owen, husband of Agnes Ruth Owen of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Rheinberg War Cemetery. 2.H.15.

PARKER

Harold James Edward

Ordinary Seaman LT/JX179248. HM Trawler ‘Hickory’, Royal Naval Patrol Service. Died 22nd October 1940, aged 22 years. Son of James and Florence Ethel Parker of Grantham, Lincs. Brother of William George Parker. Commemorated Lowestoft Naval Memorial. Panel 3. Column 1.

PARKER

William George

Fusilier 6985686. 1st Battalion, Royal Irish Fusiliers. Died 20th February 1943, aged 19 years. Son of James and Florence Ethel Parker of Grantham, Lincs. Brother of Harold James Edward Parker. Commemorated Medjez-El-Bab Memorial. Face 31.

RANBY

Benjamin

Unable to identify CWGC and no further information currently.

ROBERTS

Arthur Stanley

Civilian. Died 27th January 1941 at Ministry of Aircraft Production, Springfield Road, Grantham, Lincs, aged 23 years. Husband of J Roberts of 40 Cambridge Street, Grantham, Lincs. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

ROBINSON

Carrie

Company Quartermaster Sergeant 1896523. 1010 Docks Operating Company, Royal Engineers. Died 21st November 1942, aged 33 years. Son of Percy and Florence Elizabeth Neal of Grantham, husband of Myrtle Neal of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Dely Ibrahim War Cemetery. 3.H.7.

ROLLINGS

Emily Ethel

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941, aged 24 years. Wife of G.E Rollings and mother of Joyce Emily Rollings. Died at 39 Commercial Road, Grantham, Lincs. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

ROLLINGS

Joyce Emily

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941, aged 2 years. Daughter of G.E Rollings and Emily Ethel Rollings. Died at 39 Commercial Road, Grantham, Lincs. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

RYAN

Patrick Douglas

Sergeant 1101871, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. 612 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Died 24th March 1942, aged 21 years. Son of Joseph and Kathleen Ryan, Grandson of Mrs A Douglas of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Runnymede Memorial. Panel 93.

RYDER

Kenneth

Civilian. Died 27th January 1941 at Ministry of Aircraft Production, Springfield Road, Grantham, Lincs, aged 17 years. Resident 57 Wharf Road, Grantham, Lincs. Son of Alfred Thomas and Eliza Ann Ryder. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

SALE

Blanche Pretoria

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941, aged 40 years. Resident and died 49 Norton Street, Grantham, Lincs. Wife of Henry Charles Sale. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

SALE

Henry Charles

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941, aged 13 years. Resident and died 49 Norton Street, Grantham, Lincs. Son of Henry Charles and Blanche Pretoria Sale. Brother of Walter Raymond Sale. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

SALE

Walter Raymond

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941, aged 8 years. Resident and died 49 Norton Street, Grantham, Lincs. Son of Henry Charles and Blanche Pretoria Sale. Brother of Henry Charles Sale. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

SANCTO

Norman Kenneth

Engine Room Artificer 4th Class P/MX502714. HMS ‘Howe’, Royal Navy. Died 14th January 1946, aged 20 years. Son of Edward and Mabel Sancto of Grantham. Lincs. Commemorated Grantham Cemetery. Sec 19. Row B. Grave 20.

STUBLEY

Edwin John

Flying Officer 152396, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. 148 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Died 29th October 1944, aged 23 years. Son of Henry and Hilda M Stubley of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Malta Memorial. Panel 13. Column 2.

SWAIN

Aubrey Charles

Trooper 14332722. 43rd (2/5th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment) Regiment, Reconnaissance Corps, Royal Armoured Corps. Died 24th June 1944, aged 20 years. Son of Harriett Brewster and stepson of William Brewster of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Bayeux Memorial. Panel 7.

VERNUM

Frederick

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941, aged 64 years. Resident and injured 44 Norton Street, died same date 119 Dysart Road, Grantham, Lincs. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

WALLHEAD

Grace

Civilian. Died 4th February 1941, aged 35 years. Resident and died 48 Norton Street, Grantham, Lincs. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

WEST

Stella Christine

Civilian. Died 4th February 1941, aged 6 years. Resident and died 20 Harrow Street, Grantham, Lincs. Daughter of Harry Colenso and Alice West. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

WHALEY

Annie

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941, aged 80 years. Resident and injured 44 Norton Street, died same date 119 Dysart Road, Grantham, Lincs. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

WILKINSON

William Hartley

Civilian. Died 9th January 1941 at 72 Commercial Road, Grantham, Lincs, aged 72 years. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

WILLEY

Leonard Charles

Sergeant (Nav/Bomber) 656396. 88 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Died 1st November 1942, aged 26 years. Son of Harry Ernest and Kate Willey of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Dunkirk Town Cemetery. Plot 2. Row 3. Grave 47.

WILSON

Thomas Albert Ernest

Bombardier 1659036. 121 (Leicestershire Regiment) Light A.A Regiment, Royal Artillery. Died 28th July 1944, aged 29 years. Son of Ada Wilson of Grantham and husband of Eileen Trixie Wilson of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Ranville War Cemetery. III.D.21.

WINCH

Dennis

Sergeant 1818452, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. 9 Squadron, Royal Air Force. Died 12th January 1945. Son of Mr and Mrs H Winch of Grantham, Lincs. Commemorated Runnymede Memorial. Panel 277.

Commmeorated on a separate panel within the church:

In loving memory of Sergeant Dennis Winch of the Royal Air Force. Killed in action January 12th 1945, aged 20 years. Per Ardua Ad Astra.

WORTH

Davies

Civilian. Died 10th January 1941 at Grantham Hospital, aged 61 years. Resident and injured 50 Norton Street, Grantham, Lincs on 9th January 1941. Husband of Mary Worth. Reported by Grantham Municipal Borough.

The Men of Our Parish.
We pray that these may in God’s keeping be.
Now and for ever till war’s shadows flee.

Undated (refers WW2).

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Clarence George

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William Stanley

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Cyril John

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Robert Ronald

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Eric

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Norman

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Derek Bonner

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Harry

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Frank Ernest

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Dennis Noel Hugh

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Harold James

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Thomas Aubrey

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John Haddon

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Geoffrey Arthur

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Derrick

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William

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Raymond

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Sydney Morris

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Luke

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Lewis

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Tom

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Edward

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Noel

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