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WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Detailed information
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SURNAMES - B

BAINES Francis Herbert
Gate Lad, Murrow - Private 20141, 11th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 1 July 1916. Aged 19. Born Murrow. Son of John and Ada Baines, of Alley Rd., Murrow, Wisbech, Cambs. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1912. Enlisted May 1915 in March, Cambridgeshire. No known grave. Commemorated at THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A. See also Parson Drove, Cambridgeshire
BAKER Sidney Lawrence
Porter Signalman, Buntingford - Private 202680, 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 28 June 1917. Aged 22. Born Westhall, Suffolk, resident Wangford, Suffolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1913. Enlisted November 1916 in Shoreditch, Middlesex. Buried in DICKEBUSCH NEW MILITARY CEMETERY EXTENSION, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot II. Row A. Grave 15.
BALDRY Alfred Harold
Gate Lad, Saxmundham - Lance Corporal 40231, 68th Company, Labour Corps. Died of wounds 7 July 1917. Aged 21. Born Kelsall, Suffolk. Enlisted September 1914 atb Saxmundham, Suffolk. Formerly 13451, Suffolk Regiment and Private 62364, 17th Battalion, King's (Liverpool Regiment). Buried in AIRE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row F. Grave 4.
BALDRY Bertie Charles
Pointsman, Ipswich - Gunner 163930, 6th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died of wounds 23 April 1918. Aged 25. Born and resident Wickham Market, Suffolk. Son of John George Baldry, of 53, Field Cottage, Campsea Ash, Wickham Market, Suffolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway November 1914. Enlisted May 1917 in Framlingham, Suffolk. Buried in HARINGHE (BANDAGHEM) MILITARY CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot V. Row B. Grave 19.
BALDWIN Arthur Samuel
Clerk, Norwich (Victoria) - Private 29749, "B" Company, 7th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action 30 November 1917. Aged 21. Born St. Paul's, Norwich. Son of Arthur and Clara Baldwin, of 1, Sprowston Rd., Norwich. Joined Great Eastern Railway February 1912. Enlisted 23 October 1915 in Norwich, Norfolk. No known grave. Commemorated at CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL, Nord, France. Panel 4.

BALL

Charles Francis
[Listed on memorial as BALLS] Porter, Goodman's Yard - Private L/10134, 2nd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). Killed in action at Gallipoli 6 June 1915. Aged 30. Born Walthamstow. Enlisted Tottenham. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey (including Gallipoli). Panel 38 to 42 or 328.
BALLS Frederick Leonard
Mechanic's Labourer, Beccles Shops - Private G/2842, 7th Battalion, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment). Died of wounds 3 July 1916. Aged 30. Born and resident Beccles, Suffolk. Son of Arthur and Emma Balls, of Beccles, Suffolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway 2 September 1913. Enlisted in Beccles, Suffolk. Buried in DAOURS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot II. Row B. Grave 3.
BALLS Harold Percy
Porter, Mistley - Private 325028, 1st/8th Battalion, King's (Liverpool Regiment) attached to 164th Trench Mortar Battery. Killed in action 19 November 1917. Aged 21. Born and resident Dorsham, Suffolk. Son of Stephen and Rose Anna Balls, of Darsham, Saxmundham, Suffolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway February 1913. Enlisted February 1916 in Colchester. Buried in VILLERS-FAUCON COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot I. Row D. Grave 23.
BARBER Charles Frederick Barbridge
Apprentice Coachmaker, Stratford Works - Sapper 548629, 510th (London) Field Company, Royal Engineers. Killed in action 24 June 1917. Aged 20. Born and resident Stratford, Essex. Son of Robert Barber, of 67, Chobham Rd., Stratford, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway August 1911. Enlisted October 1915 in London. Buried in DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot I. Row B. Grave 1.
BARBER Charles Stanley
Steward, Continental Steamers - Lance Corporal 16339, 8th Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment. Died of wounds 8 March 1916. Aged 24. Born Aldeburgh, Suffolk, resident Dovercourt, Essex. Son of John Samuel and Esther Alice Barber, of 40, Apsley Rd., Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway 28 July 1906. Enlisted September 1914 in Harwich. Formerly 25861, Hussars. Buried in LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot V. Row B. Grave 16.
BARBER James
Permanent Way Labourer, Pinchbeck - Private, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of consumption 12 May 1916. Aged 25. Joined Great Eastern Railway 23 January 1915. Admitted to as a Labourer, Railway Workers, to the Spalding Branch of the National Union of Railwaymen, aged 24, in 1915. Death registered in the Spalding Registration District, Lincolnshire in the April to June Quarter 1916. In the 1901 census he was aged 10, born Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire, resident with his parents, William J and Sarah A Barber, in Six House Bank, Pinchbeck, Spalding, Lincolnshire. In the 1911 census he was aged 20, place of birth given as Wiltmore, Cambridgeshire (cannot find this place), a Groom Domestic, resident with his parents, William Jones and Sarah Ann Barber, in Northgate Road, Pinchbeck, Lincolnshire. Place of burial unknown.
BARBER Leonard Frederick
Apprentice, Parkeston Quay Marine Shops - Private 235094, 12th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died as a prisoner of war in Germany 27 July 1918. Aged 20. Born Harwich, Essex. Son of Jessie S Richmond (formerly Barber) of 6 Third Avenue, Dovercourt, Essex and the late William Barber. Joined Great Eastern Railway 6 April 1914. Enlisted Dovercourt. Formerly 2102, Essex Regiment. Buried in MONS (BERGEN) COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Hainaut, Belgium. Plot VII. Row C. Grave 1.
BARBER Whitley [William Charles]
Pantry Boy, Continental Marine Staff - Mess Room Steward, H.M.S. "Newmarket", Mercantile Marine Reserve. Lost with his ship 17 July 1917. Aged 22. Son of Mrs. Richmond (formerly Barber), of 6, 3rd Avenue, Dovercourt, Essex, and the late William Barber. Joined Great Eastern Railway 3 April 1912. In the 1901 census he was aged 6, born Parkeston, resident with his mother and grandparents at 19, Tyler Street, Ramsely, Tendring, Essex. On 21 February 1902 he was admitted to Derby Railway Servants' Orphanage; he was eligble as his father had been a Fireman with the Great Eastern Railway and had been runover and killed 25 August 1895; he was discharged 18 January 1909. No known grave. Commemorated on PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Devon. Panel 26.
BARKER Archie Robert
Clerk, Cambridge, Divisional Commercial Superintendent's Office - Private 326727, 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 27 March 1918. Aged 23. Born Enfield. Son of Samuel and Frances E. Barker, of 27, Devonshire Rd., Cambridge. Joined Great Eastern Railway November 1910. Enlisted November 1915 in Cambridge. No known grave. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panel 25. See also Cambridge Guildhall
BARKER Basil Claud
Billiard Marker, Liverpool Street, Great Eastern Hotel - Private 422295, 10th (County of London) Battalion (Hackney), London Regiment. Died of wounds 13 June 1917. Aged 21. Born Stratford. Son of Mrs. Elizabeth Barker, of 42, Farringford Rd., Stratford. London. Joined Great Eastern Railway 12 January 1915. Enlisted January 1916 at Stratford. Buried in ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN, Seine-Maritime, France. Section P. Plot I. Row F. Grave 7B.
BARKER George
Washer and Lifter, Carriage & Wagon Department - Private 7176, "C" Company, 2nd Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 10 January 1915. Aged 28. Born November 1886 in Radwinter, Saffron Walden. Resident Stratford, Essex. Son of James and Martha Barker, of Radwinter, Saffron Walden, Essex; husband of Edith Barker, of 14, Manbey Grove, Stratford, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway February 1914. Enlisted Saffron Walden. Buried in Buried at CALVAIRE (ESSEX) MILITARY CEMETERY, Hainaut, Belgium. Plot I. Row D. Grave 7.
BARNARD John Frederick
Pit Cleaner - Sergeant 473300, 2nd/1st East Anglian Field Ambulance (Territorial Force), Royal Army Medical Corps. Killed in action in Palestine 20 July 1917. Aged 34. Born Ipswich 19 March 1884. Son of the late John Frederick Barnard; husband of Ethel E. R. Barnard, of 90, Croft St., Ipswich. Joined Great Eastern Railway 14 June 1902. Enlisted December 1914 in Ipswich, Suffolk. Buried at GAZA WAR CEMETERY, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza). Plot VIII. Row G. Grave 4.
BARNES Frederick Charles
Locomotive Coalman, Liverpool Street - Lance Corporal (Acting Corporal) 8478, 2nd Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 18 November 1914. Born 12 December 1886 in West Ham, Essex. Resident Plaistow, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway 31 March 1913. Enlisted Warley, Essex. No known grave. Commemorated on PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 7.
BARNES William
Porter, Bishopsgate Goods - Private 3310, 2nd [CWGC] or 7th [SDGW] Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. Killed in action 27 April 1915. Aged 22. Born Edmonton, Middlesex. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1914. Enlisted Ponders End, Middlesex. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 34.
BARNES William George
Clerk, Cambridge, Divisional Commercial Superintendent - Pioneer 253724, 2nd Field Survey Company, Royal Engineers. Killed in action 22 July 1917. Aged 27. Born Ely, resident Cambridge. Son of Walter Barnes, of Ely, Cambs; husband of Minnie Barnes, of Fir Tree House, Haconby, Bourne, Lincs. Joined Great Eastern Railway July 1904. Enlisted February 1916 in Huntingdon. Formerly 4015, 3rd/4th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Buried in CITE BONJEAN MILITARY CEMETERY, ARMENTIERES, Nord, France. Plot VIII. Row D. Grave 17. See also Cambridge Guildhall
BARNES Walter Herbert
[Listed on records as Herbert Walter] Goods Porter, Dereham - Private 49725, 16th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 12 September 1917. Aged 34. Born Watton Norfolk. Husband of Gertrude Barnes, of 54, Norwich St., East Dereham, Norfolk. Enlisted East Dereham. Formerly 6858, Norfolk Regiment. Buried in HARGICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, Aisne, France. Plot I. Row F. Grave 19.
BARNEY Harry
Donkeyman - Able Seaman (Donkeyman), "Copenhagen" (Harwich), Mercantile Marine. Killed at sea when his ship was torpedoed 5 March 1917. Aged 53. Born 8 June 1863 Worlingworth, Suffolk. Place of residence given as 31, Princes Street, Parkeston. Husband of Bessie Barney (nee Harvey), of 59, Muirkirk Rd., Catford, London. In the 1871 census he was aged 8, son of Elizabeth and stepson of William Hill, resident The Hall, Worlingworth, Hoxne, Suffolk. In 1874 he was admitted to Worlingworth Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School, stepson of William Hill. In the 1891 census he was aged 27, married to Bessie, born Worlingworth, Suffolk, a G E R Fireman, resident Princess Street, Ramsey, Tendring, Essex. In the 1911 census he was aged 47, married to Bessie, born Worlingworth, Suffolk, a Donkeyman Marine Deptartment, resident 31, Princes St Parkeston, Ramsey, Essex. No known grave. Commemorated on TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, London.
BARR William
Checker, Norwich (Thorpe) - Corporal 13347, 8th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action 21 March 1918. Aged 39. Born St. Albans, Herts. Husband of Frances Barr, of 28, Chalk Hill Rd., Norwich. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1894-1895. Enlisted 3 September 1914 in Norwich, Norfolk. No known grave. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panel 23.
BARRETT Raymond [Walter E]
Porter, Stepney - Private G/1722, 2nd Battalion, Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment). Died of wounds 12 March 1915. Born Caversham, Oxford. Joined Great Eastern Railway July 1912. Enlisted Bow, Middlesex. Buried in BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row D. Grave 9.
BARRETT William [George]
Office Attendant/Clerk, Divisional Civil Engineer's Office - Gunner 889507, "D" Battery, 149th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 17 May 1918. Aged 22. Born Ipswich. Son of George and Selina Barrett, of 163, Burrell Rd., Ipswich. Joined Great Eastern Railway 1 October 1913. Enlisted 9 October 1915 in Ipswich. Buried in METEREN MILITARY CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot IV. Row H. Grave 791.
BARRETT William Edward
Acting Fireman, King's Lynn - Private 2623, 1st/5th Battalion (Territorial Force), Norfolk Regiment. Died at sea 21 September 1915. Aged 22. Joined Great Eastern Railway 1911. Enlisted September 1914 in East Dereham, Norfolk. Buried in PORT SAID WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY, Egypt. Section K. Grave 8. See also King's Lynn
BARRY Edmund
Coalman, Enfield - Private 11279, 5th Battalion, Princess of Charlotte of Wales's (Royal Berkshire Regiment). Died of wounds 22 October 1915. Born and resident Battersea, Surrey. Joined Great Eastern Railway December 1908. Enlisted September 1914 in Hackney, Middlesex. Buried in BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VIII. Row C. Grave 50.
BARTON Charles Samuel
Telegraph Clerk, Newmarket, Electrical Engineer's Department - Sapper 29373, 'O' Cable Section, Royal Engineers. Died 15 July 1917. Aged 20. Peterborough, Northants. Resident March, Cambs. Son of Samuel and Ellen Barton, of 58, Norwood Side, March, Cambs. Joined Great Eastern Railway 17 July 1911. Enlisted 15 August 1914 in Newmarket, Cambs. Buried in DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot I. Row E. Grave 15. See also March
BARTRUM Harry
[Spelt BARTRAM in records] Permanent Way Labourer, Ipswich, Civil Engineering Department - Private 20297, 9th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 16 September 1916. Born Denham, Suffolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway 7 July 1914. Enlisted 26 May 1915 in Ipswich. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A
BASS Albert Edward
Goods Porter, Bishop's Stortford - Private 25966, 8th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. Died of wounds 11 August 1917. Aged 24. Born Bishop's Stortford. Son of George and Alice Bass, of 7, Bartholomew Rd., Bishop's Stortford. Joined Great Eastern Railway July 1914. Enlisted in March 1917 in Bedford. Formerly 36583, Essex Regiment. Buried in THE HUTS CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot II. Row B. Grave 17. See also Bishop's Stortford
BATES William Edwin
Clerk, Chief Traffic Manager's Office - Private 11557, 5th Battalion, Duke of Edinburgh's (Wiltshire Regiment). Killed in action in Mesopotamia 29 March 1917. Aged 20. Born Old Ford, Middlesex. Resident Mile End, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway August 1911. Enlisted 1914 in St. Paul's Churchyard, London. No known grave. Commemorated on BASRA MEMORIAL, Iraq. Panel 30 and 64.
BAXTER Francis Henry
Acting Fireman, Cromer - Private 41900, 8th Battalion, Prince of Wales’s (North Staffordshire Regiment). Killed in action in France & Flanders on 18th April 1918. Born 24 December 1897 in Cromer. Joined Great Eastern Railway 10 January 1915. Enlisted March 1917 in Cromer. Formerly 18296, 5th Lancers. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 124 to 125 and 162 to 162A. See also Cromer.
BAXTER Henry
Porter, Chelmsford (Goods) - Private 7245, 12th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died as a Prisoner of War 19 October 1918. Age 30. Born Bury St. Edmunds. Son of Alfred Baxter, of Bury St. Edmund's; husband of Ada Eleanor Baxter, of Pennyhouse Farm Cottage, Accrington, Lancs. Joined Great Eastern Railway 31 March 1913. Enlisted 5 August 1914 in Bury St. Edmunds. Buried in COLOGNE SOUTHERN CEMETERY, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Plot XVI. Row B. Grave 14.
BAXTER Stanley Walter
Porter, Barnby Siding, Carlton Colville - Private 76761, 1st Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). Killed in action 11 October 1918. Agd 19. Born Barnby, resident Beccles. Son of Mrs. M. Baxter, of Barnby, Beccles. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1915. Enlisted June 1917 in Lowestoft. Formerly TR/LON./75176, Royal Fusiliers (Barnby). Buried in ST. AUBERT BRITISH CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot V. Row B. Grave 20.
BAYFORD Peter Charles
Porter/Signalman, Mardock - Private 59891, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died in Sheerness Military Hospital 3 November 1918. Aged 28. Husband of Ethel V. Bayford, of 15, Croft Rd., Ware. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1911. Enlisted July 1918 in Hartford. Buried in WARESIDE (HOLY TRINITY) CHURCHYARD, Hertfordshire.
BAYLEY Charles
[Listed as BAILEY in all records] Fireman (Fire Brigade), Lowestoft - Able Seaman 235181, H.M.S. "Goliath", Royal Navy. Drowned 13 May 1915. Aged 25. Born 31 January 1888 in Bethnal Green, London. Son of Caroline Ricketts, 68, Hackney Rd., London. N.E. Joined Great Eastern Railway 19 March 1914. Naval Reservist having previously served with Royal Navy. No known grave. Commemorated on PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Devon. Panel 6.
BEAGLE John [Henry]
Messenger, Printing Department - Private 2685, 3rd (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers), London Regiment. Killed in action at Gallipoli 28 November 1915. Resident Walthamstow. Joined Great Eastern Railway January 1910. Enlisted September 1914 in Edward Street. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey (including Gallipoli) . Panel 197 to 198.
BEAMISS Herbert
Acting Fireman, Cambridge - Private 21776, 5th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Drowned on the way to Egypt when the troopship Aragon was torpedoed off Alexandria 30 December 1917. Aged 19. Born and resident Ely, Cambs. Joined Great Eastern Railway April 1916. Enlisted April 1917 in Bury, St. Edmunds. No known grave. Commemorated on CHATBY MEMORIAL, Egypt. See also Ely, Cambridgeshire
BEAR Lawrence Frederick
Shunter, Loughton - Private 26664, 10th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 20 July 1916. Aged 24. Born Warley, Essex. Resident Loughton, Essex. Son of Charles and Ann Beasy. Husband of F. M. Bear, of 122, Smart's Lane, Loughton, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway July 1912. Enlisted February 1916 in Epping, Essex. Buried in Buried at DELVILLE WOOD CEMETERY, LONGUEVAL, Somme, France. Plot IX. Row F. Grave 7. See also Loughton, Essex
BEASY John
Fish Canvasser - Private 12/604, 12th Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment. Died in United Kingdom 1 February 1915. Aged 46. Born Cromer, Norfolk. Resident Withernsea. Son of Charles and Ann Beasy; husband of Harriet A. Beasy, of 53, Walliker St., Anlaby Rd., Hull. Joined Great Eastern Railway 1883. Enlisted Hull. Buried in WITHERNSEA CEMETERY, Yorkshire. Grave 92. See also Withernsea, Yorkshire and also Withernsea St Nicholas
BECKER George Ernest
Assistant Signalman, Peterborough - Lance Corporal 14273, "C" Company, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 14 March 1915. Aged 21. Born Beckenham, Kent. Son of Susannah Becker, of Bury, Hunts., and the late George Becker. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1908. Enlistd September 1914 in Peterborough, Northants. No known grave. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 28 to 30.
BEECHEY Frederick Henry
Porter, Rectory Road - Private 300239, 1st/7th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action in Palestine 2 November 1917. Aged 23. Born and resident Walthamstow, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway April 1913. Territorial. Enlisted Walthamstow, Essex. Buried in GAZA WAR CEMETERY, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza). Plot XXIX. Row F. Grave 3.
BEETON Edgar [George]
Platelayer, Stratford - Private 181207, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Died of pneumonia in United Kingdom 18:05 on 26 October 1918. Aged 28. Born 4 December 1889 Cavendish, Suffolk, resident Leytonstone, Essex. Baptised 3 September 1890 at St Mary, Glemsford, son of William and Sarah Beeton. Joined Great Eastern Railway November 1913. Attested 15 November 1915, called to the colours 17 October 1918 by Central London Recruiting Depot, Whitehall, S.W. Attested aged 25, resident Kingston Road, Leytonstone, Essex, occupation Platelayer, GER, unmarried, son of William Beeton, of Cavendish, Suffolk. Height 5 feet 5¼ inches, weight 133lbs, chest 35½ inches, brown hair, brown eyes, clear complexion. Married Rosina Maud Woodcock in Leyton, Essex, 16 September 1917, resident 7 Ashville Road, Leytonstone. Buried in MANOR PARK CEMETERY, Essex. Probably cremated and listed on Screen Wall. 127. 103.
BELCHER Arthur George
Van Guard, Bishopsgate - Gunner 83052, 64th Brigade Ammunition Column, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 5 October 1915. Aged 19. Born Forest Gate, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1908/1909. Enlisted August 1914 in Stratford, Essex. Buried in FOSSE 7 MILITARY CEMETERY (QUALITY STREET), MAZINGARBE, Pas de Calais, France. Plot II. Row F. Grave 1.
BELDING Frederick Ernest
Parcels Clerk, King's Lynn - Private 2416, "B" Company, 1st/5th Battalion (Territorial Force), Norfolk Regiment. Died at Gallipoli 28 August 1915. Aged 31. Son of Mrs. E. J. Belding, of "Thetis," Victoria Avenue, Hunstanton, Norfolk, and the late Rawston Belding. Enlisted September 1914 in East Dereham, Norfolk. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey (including Gallipoli). Panel 43 to 45. See also King's Lynn

Extract from Probate Calendars of England & Wales 1858-1959:

BELDING Frederick Ernest of Lincoln Inn Mill Fleet King's Lynn Norfolk private Norfolk regiment died on or since 28 August 1915 at gallipoli in Turkey Administration Norwich 23 October [1918] to Eliza Jane Belding widow.
Effects £119 4s 5d.

BELL Amos John
Porter, Norwich (Thorpe) - Private G/60360 [SDGW] or 66360 [SDGW], 10th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). Died of wounds 19 May 1918. Aged 25. Born East Dereham, resident Lakenham. Son of Mr G Bell of the Electrical Engineering Dept at Dereham. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1913. Enlisted March 1917 in Norwich. Formerly 46001, Northamptonshire Regiment. Buried in ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN, Seine-Maritime, France. Section Q. Plot III. |Row K. Grave 25.
BELL Charles James
Labourer, Stratford, Chief Mechanical Engineer's Department - Acting Sergeant 3/2558, 2nd Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 9 August 1917. Aged 41. Born Mile End, Middlesex, resident Straford, Essex. Husband of Laura Bell, of 3, Dore Avenue, Manor Park, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway March 1914. Enlisted August 1915 in Bow, Middlesex. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 7.
BELLWARD Victor Joseph John
Clerk, Beccles, Goods Office - Sergeant 14503, 8th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died in Wharncliffe War Hospital, Sheffield, 10 August 1917 from shrapnel wounds. Aged 30. Born Gildiston, Suffolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1902. Enlisted 31 August 1914 in Lowestoft. Buried South-East of the church in GELDESTON (ST. MICHAEL) CHURCHYARD, Norfolk.
BEMAN Percival
Extra Porter, Norwich, Goods - Private 14794, 8th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Died of wounds 1 July 1916. Aged 19. Born Leeds, Yorkshire. Son of Mrs. E. R. Hirst (formerly Beman), of 3, Ashville Terrace, Cardigan Rd., Leeds. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1913. Enlisted Norwich, Norfolk. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 1 D.
BENSTEAD Herbert Matthew
Clerk, Hunstanton - Lance Corporal 24066, 1st Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Died of wounds 4 August 1916. Aged 19. Born Headham, Norfolk.Son of Thomas and Margaret Benstead, of Hillside Cottages, Heacham, Norfolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1913. Enlisted February 1916 in King's Lynn, Norfolk. Buried at LA NEUVILLE BRITISH CEMETERY, CORBIE, Somme, France. Plot I. Row E. Grave 64. See also Heacham, Norfolk
BENTON John Walter aka Jack
Clerk, Peterborough - Formerly Cadet then Second Lieutenant, Royal Air Force. Died of wounds received in action at Épernay, France, 31 May 1918. Born 24 August 1898. Address given as Cowgate, Peterborough. in the 1911 census he is aged 12, grandson of John and Fanny Noble, at school, resident 5 Cowgate, Peterborough. Joined Great Eastern Railway November 1912. Enlisted 1917. Buried at TERLINCTHUN BRITISH CEMETERY, WIMILLE, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VII. Row A.C. Grave 20.
BENTON Leonard Ernest
Engine Cleaner, Cambridge - Lance Corporal 2654, 1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Died of wounds 28 October 1915. Aged 19. Born 20 August 1896 in Ely, Cambs. Son of Henry and Mary Benton, of Station Road, Ely, Cambridgeshire. Joined Great Eastern Railway 6 April 1914. Enlisted 4 September 1914 in Cambridge. Buried in CORBIE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Somme, France. Plot I. Row B. Grave 35.
BERNEY James F
[Listed as BURNEY on all records] Sup. Porter, Stratford - Private 668, 17th (County of London) Battalion (Poplar & Stepney Rifles), London Regiment. Killed in action 16 May 1915. Aged 28. Born Stepney. Son of Mrs. Kathleen Burney; husband of Gertrude B. M. Burney, of 19, Perth St., Charles St., Stepney, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1914. Enlisted in Bow. Buried in WOBURN ABBEY CEMETERY, CUINCHY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot II. Row D. Grave 1.
BERRY W
Binder - Lance Corporal - No further information currently available. There are a large number of W BERRY's, who died as Lance Corporals, to choose from.
BERWICK Stanley
[Listed as E BERWICK on memorial] Stores Porter, Hotels Dept - Private 23600, 6th Battalion,King's Own (Yorkshire Light Infantry). Killed in action 31 August 1915. Born Stratford. Joined Great Eastern Railway 1911. Enlisted Stratford. Formerly Trooper 6932, Reserve of Cavalry. Buried in YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot X. Row D. Grave 30.
BESSEY John [Ernest]
Bargeman, Lowestoft, Chief Civil Engineer's Department - Deckhand (Able Seaman) 9029, H.M. Drifter "Pelagia", Royal Naval Reserve. Killed when his ship was sunk by a mine 28 November 1916. Born 21 February 1879 in Oulton, Suffolk. Next of kin Mrs. Rye, Thorpe Road, Haddiscoe, Norwich. No known grave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 18. See also Lowestoft and Lowestoft St Margaret's
BEST William
Quay Labourer - Private 2668, 2nd/5th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Died 11 January 1915 at Peterborough. Resident Harwich. Joined Great Eastern Railway 29 January 1914. Enlisted Colchester. Buried in Buried at PETERBOROUGH OLD (BROADWAY) CEMETERY, Northamptonshire. Grave reference 7. 3. 2334.
BIBBING William Charles
Machineman, Temple Mills - Private 322399, 6th (City of London) Battalion (Rifles), London Regiment. Died of wounds 20 May 1917. Born West Ham. Resident Leytonstone. Joined Great Eastern Railway July 1908. Enlisted January 1916 at Leyton. Buried in ACHIET-LE-GRAND COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row I. Grave 6.
BICKMORE Bertie
Platelayer, Chelmsford, Chief Civil Engineer's Department - Acting Corporal (Gunner) 116, "C" Battery, 83rd Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 22 July 1917. Aged 35. Born Witham, Essex. Husband of Sarah Ann Bickmore, of 51, Maldon Rd., Witham, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway January 1911. Enlisted Warley, Essex. Buried in PERTH CEMETERY (CHINA WALL), West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot I. Row L. Grave 8.
BIGGS William Robert
Clerk, Ipswich Goods - Sergeant 776384, "D" Battery, 310th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 6 March 1917. Aged 24. Born Ipswich. Son of Robert and Julia Biggs, of Ipswich. Joined Great Eastern Railway April 1906. Enlisted May 1915 in Ipswich. Buried in QUEENS CEMETERY, BUCQUOY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row F. Grave 8.
BIRD Edwin
Porter, Liverpool Street - Private 7639, "E" Company, 2nd Battalion, York And Lancaster Regiment. Died of wounds 29 October 1914. Aged 28. Born Chigwell, Essex. Son of Mrs. A. Bird, of 83, Green Lane, Hanwell, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway January 1907. Enlisted Woodford, Essex. No known grave. Commemorated on PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 8.
BIRD Robert [Henry]
Carman, Yarmouth - Deckhand (Able Seaman) 3046SD, H.M. Motor Launch "16", Royal Naval Reserve. Accidentally drowned whilst on patrol 5 June 1918. Aged 27. Born 25 October 1890 in St Peter, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Baptised 29 March 1891 in Great Yarmouth, St Nicholas with St Peter, St John, St Andrew, St James, St Paul & St Luke. Son of Peter and Naomi Bird, of Great Yarmouth; husband of Eleanor Maud Bird (nee Chittleburgh), of 6, West Road, Maygrove, Great Yarmouth, married 1912. Joined Great Eastern Railway October 1910. Enlisted 5 October 1915. In the 1911 census he was aged 20, unmarried, born Great Yarmouth, a Stable Manager, resident with his parents, Peter and Naomi Bird, at The Conge, 13, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Buried in DUNKIRK TOWN CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot IV. Row B. Grave 29. See also Great Yarmouth.
BISHOP George
Labourer, Parkeston Quay - Lance Corporal L/8133, 1st Battalion, Queen's (Royal West Surrey) Regiment. Killed in action 31 October 1914. Born Horley, Surrey. Resident Chippenham, Wiltshire. Joined Great Eastern Railway 14 September 1911. Reservist. Called to the Colours 4 August 1914. Enlisted Guildford, Surrey. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 11 - 13 and 14.
BLACKBURN Gilbert
Acting Fireman, Norwich - Lance Corporal 19522, 7th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action 28 April 1917. Aged 25. Born Besthorpe, Norfolk 25 October 1892. Baptised 11 December 1892 at Besthorpe, son of Samuel and Julia Blackburn. Joined Great Eastern Railway 1 July 1911. Enlisted 6 June 1915 in Norwich, Norfolk. In the 1911 census he was agd 18, born Besthorpe, a Labourer on Farm, resident with his parents, Samuel and Julia Blackburn, in Besthorpe, Norfolk. Buried in VIS-EN-ARTOIS BRITISH CEMETERY, HAUCOURT, Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row A. Grave 21.

Extract from De Ruvigny's Roll of Honour 1914-1918, volume 3, page 31:

BLACKBURN, GILBERT, L.-Corpl., No. 19522, 7th (Service) Battn. The Norfolk Regt., s. of Samuel Blackburn, of Besthorpe, Attleborough, by his' wife. Julia, dau. of James Eagling; b. Besthorpe, Attleborough, 25 Oct. 1892; educ. Board School there ; was a Fireman on the Great Eastern Railway; enlisted 6 June, 1915; served with the Expeditionary Force in France and Flanders from 30 Dec. following; was reported missing after the fighting at Arras 28 April, 1917, and is now assumed to have been killed in action on that date. He m. at Norwich, 25 Dec. 1915, Sarah Lucy, dau. of the late Albert Wicks ; s.p.

BLACKBURN Sidney George
Acting Fireman, Southend - Private 43030, 10th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 23 March 1918. Born 3 December 1895. Resident Prittlewell, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway 1913. Enlisted August 1915 in Colchester. No known grave. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panel 51 and 52.
BLACKNEY Arthur Francis
Parcels Porter, Liverpool Street - Private 19309, 2nd Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment. Killed in action 25 September 1915. Aged 19. Born Cambridge Heath, Middlesex, resident Tottenham, Middlesex. Son of William Richard and Elizabeth Ann Blackney, of 23, Westerfield Rd., South Tottenham, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway July 1909. Enlisted London. Formerly Trooper 18488, 19th (Queen Alexandra's Own Royal) Hussars. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 42 to 44.
BLAKE Edgar Arthur
Fish Loader, Lowestoft Goods - Private 33221, Royal Army Medical Corps. Drowned when on Hospital Ship 'Asturias' when it was torpedoed by a submarine 5 miles south of Start Point 20 March 1917. Aged 33. Born St. John's, Suffolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway 10 October 1904. Enlisted September 1914 in Lowestoft. Buried in LOWESTOFT (BECCLES ROAD) CEMETERY, Suffolk. Section J. Grave 92. See also Lowestoft
BLAKE Henry [Charles]
Platelayer, Bishop's Stortford - Private 14726, 7th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds 25 October 1917. Born Great Hallingbury, Essex, resident Bishops Stortford. Joined Great Eastern Railway October 1909. Enlisted 8 September 1914 in Bishops Stortford. Formerly Sapper 53106, Royal Engineers. Buried in MENDINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot VII. Row F. Grave 42.
BLAKELEY Herbert
Goods Clerk, Manchester - Private 31945, "D" Company, 2nd Battalion, Manchester Regiment. Killed in action 27 February 1918. Aged 21. Born Hulme, Manchester. Son of Frederick James and Charlotte Blakeley. Joined Great Eastern Railway February 1911. Enlisted June 1916 in Manchester. Buried in ARTILLERY WOOD CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot V. Row C. Grave 8.
BLYTH William George
[Spelt BLYTHE in some records] Porter, Bishopsgate Goods - Private 6566, 2nd Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 1 July 1916 at the Somme. Aged 32. Born and resident Walthamstow, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway 24 July 1913. Enlisted 4 August 1914 in Stratford, Essex. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 10 D.
BOHANNON William George
[Also spelt BOHANNAN - CWGC] Carriage Washer, Southend-on-Sea - Private T/204310, 7th Battalion, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment). Killed in action 23 October 1918. Aged 33. Born Romford, Essex, resident Stratford, Essex. Son of William and Emma Bohannan, of Romford, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1913. Enlisted July 1917 in Southend, Essex. Buried in CROSS ROADS CEMETERY, FONTAINE-AU-BOIS, Nord, France. Plot IV. Row B. Grave 15.
BOLTON William John
Stable/Van Washer, London Cartage - Private 5075, 1st/23rd (County of London) Battalion (Battersea), London Regiment. Killed in action 16 September 1916. Born Bishops Stortford, Essex. Resident Leyton. Joined Great Eastern Railway May 1909. Enlisted Leyton. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 9 D 9 C 13 C and 12 C.
BOND Arthur Henry
Fireman - Rifleman 7029, 1st Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Killed in action 27 October 1914. Aged 30. Born St. Nicholas, Yarmouth, resident Harwich. Stepson of Mrs. Eliza Bond, of 2, Maria St., Bathside, Harwich, and the late Mr. H. R. Bond. Joined Great Eastern Railway 25 July 1913. Enlisted Ipswich. No known grave. Commemorated at YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 51 and 53.
BONE, MM, DCM Alfred Philip
Clerk, Harling Road - Acting Sergeant 85640, 34th Divisional Signal Company, Royal Engineers. Died of wounds 28 October 1917. Aged 26. Born and resident Wells, Norfolk. Son of Alfred and Elizabeth Mary Bone, of East End, Wells, Norfolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway July 1905. Enlisted July 1915 in Norwich. Awarded the Military Medal (M.M.) plus Bar and Distinguished Conduct Medal (D.C.M.). In the 1891 census he was newborn, born Wells, Norfolk, Alfred and Elizabeth Mary Bones, resident with his parents, in East End, Wells Next the Sea, Walsingham, Norfolk. In the 1901 census he was aged 10, born Wells, Norfolk, resident with his parents, Alfred and Elizabeth M Bones, in East End, Wells Next the Sea, Walsingham, Norfolk. Buried in Buried at MENDINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot VII. Row A. Grave 48. See also Wells Next The Sea.

Medal Citation:

DCM, MM and Bar (MM gazetted 23 August 1916; Bar 18 June 1917; DCM 26 January 1918. DCM Posthumous - For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He worked continuously for four days and nights during the operations maintaining communication with four battalions in the line. The wires were continually cut, and 110 remained in the open under very heavy fire repairing breakages and keeping up communication. He showed great coolness and skill. MM Bar awarded for work done during the operations from 9 April 1917 to 1 May 1917 by the Corps and Divisional Commanders.

BONE Arthur Frederick
Porter, Canning Town - Private 202848, 2nd/1st (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers), London Regiment. Killed in action 16 June 1917. Aged 20. Born and resident West Ham. Son of Mr. and Mrs. B. Bone, of 94, Rokeby St., West Ham, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway March 1911. Enlisted March 1916 in Canning Town. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 9.
BONES Frank Stanley
Porter, Newbury Park - Private 14296, 7th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. Died of wounds 7 September 1918. Aged 25. Born Forest Gate. Joined Great Eastern Railway March 1915. Enlisted 1915 in Ilford, Essex. Buried in BAGNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY, GEZAINCOURT, Somme, France. Plot VI. Row F, Grave 28.
BONSALL Reginald [Lockley]
Clerk, Chief Traffic Manager's Ledger Office - Private 2623, 17th (County of London) Battalion (Poplar & Stepney Rifles), London Regiment. Died of wounds 13 June 1915. Aged 19. Resident Buckhurst Hill. Son of James Frederick and Harriet Bonsall, of 11, Queen's Rd., Buckhurst Hill, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway October 1912. Enlisted September 1914 in Bow. Buried in NOEUX-LES-MINES COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row A. Grave 2.
BONSOR Alfred George
Porter, Bishopsgate Goods - Corporal 37755, 10th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 25 August 1917. Aged 31. Born Hackney, Middlesex, resident Walthamstow. Joined Great Eastern Railway 24 July 1914. Reservist. Recalled to the Colours 3 August 1914. Enlisted Stratford. Buried in POTIJZE CHATEAU LAWN CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot ?. Row D. Grave 18.
BOOKER Frederick
Clerk, Chief Traffic Manager's Ledger Accounts Office - Sergeant 3017, 44th Company, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action 1 September 1916. Aged 28. Born Notting Hill Gate. Son of the late Alfred and Eliza Booker. Joined Great Eastern Railway 24 May 1904. Enlisted Holborn. Formerly 12691, Northamptonshire Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 5 C and 12 C.
BOOTH Jesse Noel Clarke
[Listed as Noel on SDGW and CWGC] Clerk, Parkeston Quay - Private 3/3531, 1st Battalion, Essex Regiment. Died of heart failure at Gallipoli 12 November 1915. Aged 17. Born Sutton-In-Ashfield, Notts, resident Harwich. Son of Herbert and Florence Mary Booth, of Dovercourt. Full name Jesse Noel Clarke Booth. Joined Great Eastern Railway 29 July 1912. Enlisted Harwich. In the 1901 census he was aged 3, born Sutton, resident with his parents, Herbert and Florence at 4, Main Road, Fernlea Terrace, Harwich St Nicholas, Tendring, Essex. Booth, In the 1911 census he was aged 13, Born Sutton in a Notts, a Probationer, resident with his parents, Herbert and Florence Mary Booth, at Sea View, Main Road, Dovercourt, Essex. Buried in HILL 10 CEMETERY, Turkey (including Gallipoli). Plot V. Row C. Grave 3.
BORLEY William [J]
Permanent Way Labourer, Stowmarket - Private 59872, 3rd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of influenza at Sheerness Military Hospital 15 November 1918. Aged 29. Joined Great Eastern Railway 15 February 1915. Enlisted 18 July 1918. Joined the National Union of Railwaymen 1914, aged 24, as a Labourer, Railway Workers, in the Stowmarket Branch. Platelayer, Railway Workers, member of the Stowmarket Branch of the National Union of Railwaymen, 1916, aged 27. Buried South of the church in HESSETT (ST. ETHELBERT) CHURCHYARD, Suffolk.
BOTELER Frederick George
Porter, Waltham Cross - Private 51334, 2nd Battalion, Manchester Regiment. Killed in action 7 October 1917. Agd 26. Born Islington, Middlesex, resident Woodford Green, Essex. Son of Frederick George and Florence Boteler (nee Gray), of 134, West Grove, Woodford Green, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway May 1913. Enlisted April 1917 in Hertford. Formerly 33808, East Surrey Regiment. Buried in COXYDE MILITARY CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot IV. Row E. Grave 19.
BOUFFLER James George Charles
Fitter's Labourer - Private G/34028, 17th Battalion, Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment). Died of wounds 11 September 1917. Residdent Plaistow, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway 11 February 1913. Enlisted 12 January 1915 in West Ham, Essex. Buried in CHOCQUES MILITARY CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row M. Grave 11.
BOULDEN Frank Richard
Clerk, Cockfield - Sergeant 12150, 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 18 October 1918. Aged 20. Born 26 December 1887 in either Market Harborough [SDGW] or Felthorpe, Norfolk [CWGC]. Son of Frank and Beatrice Boulden, of Mersea House, Church Row, Long Melford. Suffolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1911. Enlisted August 1914 in Burt St. Edmunds. Admitted to Felthorpe School, Norfolk in 3 April 1905 and maked as abset twice on 2 August 1907. Buried in ARRAS ROAD CEMETERY, ROCLINCOURT, Pas de Calais, France. Plot II. Row P. Grave 16. See also Long Melford.
BOULTWOOD Percy John
Porter/Signalman, Southminster - Corporal 14538, 10th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Died of wounds and pneumonia in hospital at Torquay 2 August 1916. Aged 23. Born and resident Southminster, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway May 1911. Enlisted September 1914 in Stratford, Essex. Buried in TORQUAY CEMETERY AND EXTENSION, Devon. Plot M. Row 6. Grave 14290. See also Southminster, Essex
BRADLEY George
Boilermaker's Assistant, Stratford - Private 8533, 2nd Battalion, Essex Regiment. Died as Prisoner of War in Germany 18 December 1916. Born Romford, resident Woodford, Essex. Enlisted Romford. Buried in COLOGNE SOUTHERN CEMETERY, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Plot XVII. Row B. Grave 21.
BRAND Edward John
Greaser/Engine Cleaner, Whittlesford - Sapper WR/290183, 96th Light Railway Company, Royal Engineers. Died of influenza in 10 Can. Stationary Hospital, Calais, 4 February 1919. Aged 21. Son of Jennifer Abigail Brand, of Heath Cottages, Duxford, Cambs. Admitted as a Greaser, Railway Workers, to Cambridge Branch, National Union of Railwaymen 18 April 1915, aged 17. In the 1901 census he was aged 3, born Littlebury Essex, resident with his grandparents, Jonathan and Mary Ann Mynott, in Yan Hall Cottages, Strully End, West Wickham, Linton, Cambridgeshire. In the 1911 census he was aged 13, at school, born Littlebury Essex, resident with his grandparents, Jonathan and Mary Ann Mynott, in Health Cottages, Duxford, Cambridgeshire. Joined Great Eastern Railway 1915. Enlisted 23 February 1916 at Cambridge, profession was Engine Cleaner G.E.R., born Littlebury, Essex, aged 19, height 5 feet 4¼ inches, weight 130 lbs, chest 35½ inches, called up 24 April 1917. Buried in LES BARAQUES MILITARY CEMETERY, SANGATTE, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VIII. Row A. Grave 13A. See also Duxford
BRAY Frederick
Track Horse Driver, Wymondham - Private 14221, 1st Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action. 4 June 1916. Aged 28. Born Brandon Parva, Norfolk. Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Bray. Joined Great Eastern Railway September 1913. Enlisted Wymondham, Norfolk. Buried in FAUBOURG D'AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRAS, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row C. Grave 19. See also Wymondham
BREWSTER Arthur Henry
Clerk, Hertford (Goods) - Lance Corporal 16499, 2nd Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 22 March 1918. Aged 22. Born and resident Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire. Joined Great Eastern Railway January 1912. Enlisted September 1914 in Hertford. In the 1911 census he was aged 14, born Hertfordshire, a Paper Boy, resident with his parents, Arthur and Harriet Brewster, in Admirals Walk, Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire. No known grave. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panel 28 and 29.
BREWSTER Ernest
Steel Frame Maker, Temple Mills Wagon Shops - Private 8852, 3rd Battalion, Essex Regiment. Died at sea 4 May 1917. Aged 28. Born Forest Gate, Essex, resident Leytonstone, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway 29 June 1914. Reservist. Called to the Colours August 1914. Enlisted in Stratford, Essex. In the 1911 census he was aged 22, born Forest Gate Essex, a soldier, a Private in the Essex Regiment, serving in Quetta-Baluhistan, India. Buried in SAVONA TOWN CEMETERY, Italy. Section E. Grave 5.
BREWSTER Ernest [John]
Labourer, Stratford, Chief Civil Engineer's Department - Gunner 24944, 5th Battery, 45th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 11 November 1916. Aged 31. Born Romford, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1911. Enlisted in Stratford, Essex. Buried in GUARDS' CEMETERY, LESBOEUFS, Somme, France. Plot IX. Row S. Grave 1.
BREWSTER Walter
Carriage Washer, Wood Street - Private 18903, 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died of wounds 26 April 1915. Born Glemsford, Suffolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway May 1912. Enlisted April 1915 in Stratford. In the 1901 census he was aged 9, born Glemsford, at school, resident with his parents, Devid and Sarah Brewster, in Bells Lane, Glemsford, Sudbury, Suffolk. Buried in LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row B. Grave 6.See also Glemsford
BRIDGES Alfred John
Port Ticket Taker, Ipswich - Lance Corporal G/21098, 2nd Battalion, Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment). Killed in action 2 April 1917. Aged 22. Born Little Holland, Essex, resident Ipswich. Son of Alfred John and Annie Bridges, of The Haven, Little Holland, Clacton-on-Sea. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1912. Enlisted January 1916 in Ipswich, Suffolk. Formerly 24296, Suffolk Regiment. Buried in CROISILLES BRITISH CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot IV. Row C. Grave 28.
BRIDGES William
Horse Lad, Elmswell - Private 12942, 2nd Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 25 September 1915. Aged 17. Born Elmswell, Suffolk. Son of William and Eliza Bridges, of Elmswell, Suffolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway 1914. Enlisted 1 September 1914 in Elmswell, Suffolk. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 21.
BRIGGS Thomas [Henry]
Permanent Way Labourer, Chief Civil Engineer's Department - Private 2732, 1st/4th (Territorial) Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action at Gallipoli 26 August 1915. Aged 35. Born 28 August 1879. Baptised 9 November 1879 in Wymondham, Norfolk. Son of John and Hannah Briggs, of Norwich Rd., Wymondham; husband of Florence Briggs (nee Howard), of Damgate St., Wymondham, Norfolk, married 1906. Joined Great Eastern Railway July 1899. Enlisted September 1914 in Norwich, Norfolk. In the 1911 census he was aged 31, married to Florence, born Wymondham, a Railway Labourer, resident Damgate Street, Wymondham, Norfolk. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey (including Gallipoli). Panel 43 to 45. See also Wymondham
BRIGHTWELL John Henry
Clerk, Bishopsgate Goods - Private 3832, 1st/15th (County of London) Battalion (Prince of Wales' Own Civil Service Rifles), London Regiment. Killed in action 15 September 1916. Aged 36. Resident Romford. Son of the late Walter and Caroline Brightwell, of Norwich; husband of Caroline Minnie Brightwell, of 39, Burnham Rd., Highbridge, Somerset. Joined Great Eastern Railway 9 April 1894. Enlisted May 1915 in London. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 13 C.
BRINDED George
Acting Fireman, Lowestoft - Engineman (Able Seaman) 9242/DA, H.M. Trawler "Boy Roy", Royal Naval Reserve. Died accidentally 9 May 1916. Born 12 December 1891 in Norwich. Son of William and Harriet Brinded, of 74, St. Margarets Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk. Joined Great Eastern Railway August 1910. Joined Royal Naval Reserve 20 October 1915. In the 1901 census he was aged 9, born Norwich, resident with his parents, William and Harriet Brinded, at 149, St Margarets Road, Lowestoft, Mutford, Suffolk. In the 1911 census he was aged 19, born Norwich, an Engine Cleaner, resident with his parents, William and Harriet Brinded, at 74, St Margarets Road, Lowestoft, Mutford, Suffolk. Buried in LOWESTOFT (BECCLES ROAD) CEMETERY, Suffolk. Section 13. Grave 371.
BRINICOMBE James Henry
Carman, Bishopsgate Station - Private 203111, 1st (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers), London Regiment. Killed in action 9 April 1917. Born Newton Abbot in 1888, resident Walthamstow. Joined Great Eastern Railway 1903. Enlisted Walthamstow. In the 1911 census he was aged 23, born Ilsington, Devon, a Railway Goods Carmen, resident with his brother-in-law and sister, Lawrence John and Martha Hudson, at 75, Clacton Road, Walthamstow, London & Essex. Buried in LONDON CEMETERY, NEUVILLE-VITASSE, Pas de Calais, France. Grave lost - Wancourt Road Cemetery No. 2 Memorial Panel 3.
BRITTAIN Charles Alfred
Number Taker, Whitemoor - Lance Corporal 325510, "D" Company, 1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Killed in action 14 October 1916. Aged 21. Born March. Son of Mrs. S. A. Brittain, of 102, West End, March, Cambridgeshire. Enlisted March. Formerly 2094, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Buried in CONNAUGHT CEMETERY, THIEPVAL, Somme, France. Plot X. Row J. Grave 7. See also March, Cambridgeshire
BROADBENT Ernest Arthur
Turner, Stratford Locomtoive Shops - Corporal 16924, 8th Battalion, Prince Albert's (Somerset Light Infantry). Killed in action 25 August 1918. Born October 1895 in Stratford, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway March 1910. Enlisted January 1915 in Stratford, Essex. Buried in ACHIET-LE-GRAND COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row G. Grave 27.
BROTHERS Fred Cecil
Clerk, London, Divisional Commercial Superintendent's Office - Sergeant 200493, 2nd/1st (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers), London Regiment. Killed in action 18 May 1917. Aged 20. Born Stoke Newington, resident Edmonton. Son of Frederick S. P. and Gertrude A. Brothers, of 34, Church St., Edmonton, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway October 1911. Enlisted 27 August 1914 at St. Pancras, London. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 9.
BROWN Arthur [William]
Permanent Way Labourer, Woodham Ferrers - Private 18361, 2nd Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 2 May 1915. Aged 34. Born and resident Woodham Ferrers, Essex.Son of Mrs. William Brown, of High St., Woodham Ferrers; husband of Alice Lavinia Cook (formerly Brown), of Ivy Cottages, Woodham Ferrers, Chelmsford. Joined Great Eastern Railway October 9 May 1914. Enlisted November 1914 in Chelmsford. Served in the South African (Boer) War. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 39.
BROWN A E
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BROWN H
Coal Picker, Peterborough. Killed in action 4 October 1918. Joined Great Eastern Railway October September 1914. Enlisted May 1917.
BROWN Robert
Platelayer, Witham - Private 21302, 11th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Died of wounds 18 May 1916. Aged 37. Born and resident Witham, Essex. Husband of Mrs. A. Brown, of Church St., Chipping Hill, Witham, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway 14 July 1900. Enlisted 27 August 1915. Buried in WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row M. Grave 23.
BROWN Walter [Thomas]
Goods Clerk, Bishopsgate - Corporal 570886, 17th (County of London) Battalion (Poplar and Stepney Rifles), London Regiment. Killed in action 1 September 1918. Aged 26. Resident Walthamstow. Joined Great Eastern Railway 17 December 1906. Enlisted September 1914 in Bow. Buried in GUARDS' CEMETERY, COMBLES, Somme, France. Plot II. Row C. Grave 19.
BRUCE Charles James
Telephone Operator, Hotel Department - Private G/43550 [43559 on CWGC], 9th Infantry Labour Company, Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment). Died in hospital in Rouen 10 April 1917. Aged 19. Born and resident Mile End, Middlesex. Son of Mrs. E. E. Bruce, of 24, Rowsell St., St. Paul's Rd., Bow, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway 14 May 1912. Enlisted 13 February 1917 in Stepney, Middlesex. Buried at ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN, Seine-Maritime, France. Section O. Plot VIII. Row N. Grave 7.
BRUCE Ernest John
Porter, Bishopsgate Goods - Private 12363, 6th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds 31 July 1916. Aged 28. Born Shoreditch, Middlesex. Resident Hoxton, Middlesex. Son of George and Ann Maria Bruce, of 31, Nicholas St., St. John's Rd., Hoxton, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway 30 April 1912. Enlisted London. Buried in ST. SEVER CEMETERY, ROUEN, Seine-Maritime, France. Plot B. Row 32. Grave 15.
BRUCE Ernest W O
Vanguard (Vanshifter), Bishopsgate, London Cartage Committee - Private 13383, 10th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 20 July 1916. Born Leyton, Essex. Resident Leytonstone, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway 6 December 1909. Enlisted 1914 in Shoreditch, Middlesex. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 10 D.
BRUCE Herbert Arthur
Porter, Spitalfields - Private G/5991, 2nd Battalion, Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment). Killed in action 1 July 1916. Aged 29. Born Tottenham, Middlesex. Resident Edmonton, Middlesex. Husband of Annie Elizabeth Deckmyn (formerly Bruce), of 56, Joseph II Straat, Ostend, Belgium. Joined Great Eastern Railway 6 August 1914. Enlisted 14 November 1914 in Mill Hill, Middlesex. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 12 D and 13 B.
BRUNDISH Reginald Victor
Police Constable, Stratford - Acting Bombardier 6942, 35th Division Ammunition Column, Royal Field Artillery. Died in Northampton Military Hospital 17 July 1916. Aged 35. Born Norwich. Joined Great Eastern Railway March 1910. Reservist. Enlisted Norwich, Norfolk. Buried in NORWICH CEMETERY, Norfolk. Section 27. Grave 242.
BRUNDLE Charles
Fireman - Fireman (Able Seaman), "Copenhagen" (Harwich), Mercantile Marine. Killed at sea when his ship was torpedoed 5 March 1917. Aged 41. Husband of Agnes Brundle (nee Gray), of 2, Myrtle Cottages, Bathside, Harwich. In the 1901 census he was aged 25, married to Agnes, with one son and one daughter, born Occold, Suffolk, a Bricklayer, resident Jubilee Houses, 5, Maria Street, Harwich St Nicholas, Tendring, Essex. No known grave. Commemorated on TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, London.
BRUNWIN-HALES Henry Tooke
Clerk, General Manager's Office - Second Lieutenant, 1st/4th Battalion (Territorial), Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action 13 October 1915. Aged 22. Born Ardleigh, Essex. Educated Winchester. Son of Canon and Mrs. Brunwin-Hales, of St. Mary's Rectory, Colchester. Educated at Winchester. Born at Ardleigh, Essex. His brother Greville Oxley Brunwin-Hales also fell. Buried in VERMELLES BRITISH CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row H. Grave 12. Also commemorated at Bradwell Juxta Coggeshall, Essex and Woodham Mortimer, Essex
BUGG Horace George
Pointsman, Ipswich - Private 21918, 8th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 18 August 1916. Aged 27. Born Newcastle-On-Tyne. Son of James and Jane Bugg, of Crapes Cottage, Aldham, Colchester. Joined Great Eastern Railway May 1907. Enlisted May 1915 in Newcastle-On-Tyne. Buried in WAILLY ORCHARD CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row G. Grave 1.
BUGG Robert Edward
Porter/Shunter, Hoe Street - Private G/40612, 12th Battalion, Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment). Killed in action 27 October 1916. Aged 19. Born Chelsea, Middlesex. Resident Walthamstow, Essex. Son of James and Emma Bugg, of White House, Monks Eleigh, Ipswich. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1913. Enlisted November 1915. Formerly 4751, 1st County of London Yeomanry. Buried in REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY, GRANDCOURT, Somme, France. Plot III. Row F. Grave 11.
BULLING Alfred Edgar
Clerk, Funds Office - Sergeant 472098, 12th (County of London) Battalion (The Rangers), London Regiment. Died of wounds at Bath Hospital 5 November 1918. Aged 23. Resident Stratford. Son of Councillor Samuel Bulling, of 15, Crosby Rd., Forest Gate. Enlisted London. Awarded the Military Medal (M.M.) Buried in WEST HAM CEMETERY, Essex. Grave reference 123802 K.F.
BUNCE John
Porter, Bishopsgate Goods - Private 6/1205, 6th Battalion, Prince of Wales's Leinster Regiment (Royal Canadians). Died of wounds received at Gallipoli 25 August 1915. Aged 35. Born Somertown, Middlesex. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1900. Enlisted September 1914 in Stratford, Essex. Formerly 13380, Wiltshire Regiment. Buried in PIETA MILITARY CEMETERY, Malta. Plot A. Row X. Grave 1.
BUNFIELD William Charles
Accounts Clerk, King's Lynn Docks - Sapper 229779, Railway Operating Division, Royal Engineers. Died from spotted fever at the 25th Stationary Hospital, Rouen, 27 February 1917. Aged 38. Born King's Lynn, Norfolk. Son of Charles and Martha Bunfield, of "Grassendale," Gaywood, King's Lynn. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1892. Enlisted January 1917 in King's Lynn, Norfolk. In the 1911 ceneus he was the son of Martha Bunfield, a widow; he was aged 33, a railway clerk, born King's Lynn, living in Field House, Gaywood, Kings Lynn. Buried in ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN, Seine-Maritime, France. Section O. Plot IV. Row P. Grave 8. See also King's Lynn
BURFIELD George Charles Edward
Carriage Washer,Stratford - Private 23167, 7th Battalion, Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment). Died of wounds 24 October 1917. Aged 35. Born Bethnal Green, Middlesex. Enlisted February 1917 in Stratford, Essex. Formerly 292812, Royal Army Service Corps. Buried in DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot X. Row C. Grave 11.
BURFORD Richard Ellis
Clerk, Stores Department - Temporary Second Lieutenant, Essex Regiment attached to 9th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Died from wounds 8 October 1918. Aged 31. Son of the late Richard and Emily Burford; husband of Lucy M. Burford, of 64, Gordon Rd., South Woodford, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway February 1901. Enlisted August 1914. Buried in TINCOURT NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, Somme, France. Plot V. Row H. Grave 4.
BURGESS Albert Henry
Permanent Way Labourer, G.N. and G.E. Joint Committee - Private 15172, 6th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 15 July 1916. Born Somersham, Huntingdonshire. Resident Ridley, Huntingdonshire. Joined Great Eastern Railway 17 June 1913. Enlisted Huntingdon. Buried in POZIERES BRITISH CEMETERY, OVILLERS-LA BOISSELLE, Somme, France. Plot III. Row G. Grave 20. See also Pidley cum fenton, Huntingdonshire
BURLEIGH Walter Edward
Craneman's Mate, Parkeston Quay, Electrical Engineer's Department - Sergeant 340017, 166th Siege Battery (Essex and Suffolk. [RGA - (TF)]), Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action 2 October 1917. Born Dovercourt, Essex. Son of the late Walter and Alice Burleigh. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1911. Reservist. Enlisted Harwich. Buried in THE HUTS CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot VIII. Row D. Grave 18.
BURROWS Ernest Frank
Porter, Parkeston - Private 301192, 1st/7th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Died of wounds in Cairo 25 April 1917. Aged 22. Born Bures St. Mary, Suffolk. Resident Parkeston, Harwich. Joined Great Eastern Railway May 1914. Enlisted Colchester. Buried in CAIRO WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY, Egypt/ Section F. Grave 221.
BURROWS Frederick William
Porter/Under Goods Guard, London District - Private 115174, 29th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Died of wounds 22 August 1918. Aged 27. Born Sutton, Cambridgeshire. Son of Fred and Naomi Burrows, of Witchford, Isle of Ely, Cambs. Joined Great Eastern Railway January 1910. Enlisted May 1917 in Leyton. Formerly 595876, London Regiment. Buried in LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot V. Row D. Grave 83. See also Witchford, Cambridgeshire
BURTON H E
No further information currently available.
BUSH Arthur Edward aka Albert
Porter, Manor Park - Private 17614, 6th Battalion, Princess Charlotte of Wales's (Royal Berkshire Regiment). Killed in action 11 May 1917. Aged 20. Born Forest Gate, Essex. Resident Manor Park, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway December 1914. Enlisted April 1915 in East Ham, Essex. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 7.
BUTCHER Charles Henry
Labourer, Chief Civil Engineer's Department - Gunner L/1447, "C" Battery, 180th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died of wounds 25 September 1916. Aged 25. Born Bow, E. Husband of Nellie Butcher, of 72, Henniker Rd., Stratford, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway January 1913. Enlisted November 1915 in Stratford, Essex. Buried in HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L'ABBE, Somme, France. Plot IV. Row H. Grave 31.
BUTLER Henry George
Porter and Shunter, Southminster - Private 14539, 10th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 19 April 1916. Aged 25. Born and resident Witham, Essex. Son of James Butler, of London Rd., Rivenhall End, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway May 1906. Enlisted September 1914 in Stratford, Essex. Buried in CERISY-GAILLY MILITARY CEMETERY, Somme, France. Plot II. Row G. Grave 12.
BUTTERFIELD Walter Stanley
Clerk, London Divisional Superintendent's Office - Guardsman 24360, 4th Battalion, Grenadier Guards. Killed in action 12 October 1917. Aged 20. Born Loughton, Essex. Son of Walter George and Clara Butterfield, of 2, Forest Rd., Loughton, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway July 1912. Enlisted November 1915 in London. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 9. See also Loughton, Essex
BUTTERWORTH Ernest Ethelbert
Cellarman, Liverpool Street Hotel - Private 10070, 5th (City of London) Battalion (London Rifle Brigade), London Regiment. Died of wounds 12 October 1916. Aged 34. Son of John and Susan Butterworth; husband of Clara Butterworth, of 100, Winns Avenue, Forest Rd., Walthamstow, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway May 1906. Enlisted October 1914 in Walthamstow. Formerly 2909, 7th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Buried in GROVE TOWN CEMETERY, MEAULTE, Somme, France. Plot I. Row L. Grave 4.
BUTTON Sidney Samuel
Good Porter, Diss - 8th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. Died at Bury St. Edmunds 4 November 1919. Aged 26. No further information currently available.
BUXTON H
Assistant Track Horse Driver - Private - No further information currently avilable.
BYCROFT Frederick
Coalman, Cambridge - Pioneer WR/281209, 2nd Light Railway Company, Royal Engineers. Died of influenza 3 February 1919. Aged 34. Husband of Flora Bycroft, of 18, David St., Romsey Town, Cambridge. Joined Great Eastern Railway September 1911. Enlisted July 1917. Buried in LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France . Plot V. Row F. Grave 7. See also Cambridge Guildhall and Cambridge St Philips
BYE Christopher R
Goods Porter, Buntingford - Private 15476, 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 11 May 1916. Aged 23. Born Anstey, Herts. Resident Wydial (sic), Herts. Son of David and Mary Bye, of Cave Hall, Wyddiall, Buntingford, Herts. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1909. Enlisted 5 September 1914 in Royston, Herts. Buried in HABARCQ COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row J. Grave 2.
BYE Frederick John
Clerk, Burnt Mill - Sergeant 473147, 88th Field Ambulance (Territorial Force), Royal Army Medical Corps. Killed in action 30 November 1917. Aged 26. Born and resident Dullingham, Kent. Joined Great Eastern Railway April 1906. Enlisted Ipswich, Suffolk. No known grave. Commemorated on Commemorated at CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL, Nord, France. Panel 13.

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