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WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Detailed information
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NEALE John Sidney
Porter, North Walsham - Sergeant 331019, 1st/7th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers. Killed in action 27 September 1918. Aged 23. Born Beetley, Norfolk. Resident Sheffield. Joined Great Eastern Railways between 1912 and 1913. Enlisted 1914 in East Dereham, Norfolk. Formerly 2548, Norfolk Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 5 and 6. See also Swaffham
NEDD William [Christopher]
General Labourer, Chief Civil Engineer's Department, Ipswich - Private 20620, 9th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. Killed in action 3 December 1916. Aged 22. Born Ipswich, Suffolk. Son of Mrs. D. Nedd, of 9, Potter St., Ipswich. Joined Great Eastern Railway November 1913. Enlisted Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 65 to 67.
NEGUS H Arthur
Porter, Spitalfields Granary - Private 3/5898, 1st Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment. Killed in action 22 October 1914. Born 2 February 1892 in Edmonton, Essex. Resident Ponders End, Middlesex. Joined Great Eastern Railway September 1913. Reservist called up September 1914, enlisted Stratford, Essex. No known grave. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 22 and 23.
NEVE Thomas [Bert]
Assistant Porter, Bishopsgate Goods - Private 31607, 8th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Killed in action in Mesopotamia 5 April 1916. Aged 22. Born Bethnal Green, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway May 1907. Enlisted 3 September 1915 in Stratford, London. Formerly 18927, 12th Reserve Cavalry Regiment (11th Hussars). No known grave. Commemorated on BASRA MEMORIAL, Iraq. Panel 15.
NEVILLE Bernard
Clerk, Audit Office - Lance Corporal 2113, 3rd (City of London) Battalion (Royal Fusiliers), London Regiment. Killed in action 26 April 1915. Born Leyton, resident Stratford, enlisted Edward Street. Buried in RUE-DES-BERCEAUX MILITARY CEMETERY, RICHEBOURG-L'AVOUE, Pas de Calais, France . Plot I. Row A. Grave 3.
NEVILLE George
Platelayer, Wickford- Private 13297, 4th (Reserve) Battalion, Coldstream Guards. Died while on leave of Scarlet Fever 7 May 1915. Aged 25. Born and resident Wickford, Essex. Son of George and Laura Ann Neville, of Gate House, Wick Lane, Wickford. Joined Great Eastern Railway 28 February 1907. Enlisted 26 October 1914 in Stratford. Buried South-West of the Church in WICKFORD (ST. CATHERINE) CHURCHYARD, Essex.
NEWBERY C H
Clerk - Private - No further information currently available
NEWMAN Albert Edward
Messenger, Liverpool Street, Chief Traffic Manager's Office - Private 29368, 10th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Died of wounds 31 October 1918. Aged 21. Resident Manor Park, Essex. Son of George and Louisa Newman, of 70, Dersingham Avenue, Manor Park, Essex. Native of Bethnal Green, London. Enlisted January 1915 in Ilford, Essex. Buried in MAUROIS COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Nord, France. Grave 61.
NEWSON Arthur John
Coalman, Ilford - Stoker 295739, H.M.S. "Proserpine", Royal Navy. Died from pyrexia and heat exhaustion 20 June 1916. Aged 36. Born 30 September 1879 in Tottenham, London. Son of William and Jessie Hannah Newson, of 61 Beulah Road, Walthamstow, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway March 1913. Naval Reservist called up 1914, originally enlisted 13 July 1900 for 12 years. Height 5 feet 2½ inches, light brown hair, blue eyes, pallid complexion. In the 1891 census he was aged 11, born London, resident with his parents, William and Jessie Newson, in Collard Road, Walthamstow, West Ham, London. Admitted as a Coalman, aged 33, to the Ilford, Essex, branch of the National Union of Railwaymen 1913. Grave lost. Buried in BASRA WAR CEMETERY, Iraq. Plot VII. Muhammerah Cemetery Memorial.
NEWSTEAD Arthur James
Porter, Silvertown - Private 17744, 2nd Battalion, Princess Charlotte of Wales's (Royal Berkshire Regiment). Killed in action 10 April 1916. Aged 21. Born Silvertown, Essex, resident Manor Park, Essex. Son of Alfred and Ellen Newstead, of 44, Greenhill Grove, Manor Park, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1910. Enlisted April 1915 in London. Buried in BECOURT MILITARY CEMETERY, BECORDEL-BECOURT, Somme, France. Plot I. Row H. Grave 5.
NICE Edward Charles Albert
Acting Fireman, Stratford - Private 43277, 10th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 26 September 1916. Aged 20. Born Forest Gate, Essex, resident Leyton. Son of Albert and Louisa Nice, of 79, Newport Rd., Leyton, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1912. Territorial, mobilised August 1914, enlisted Leyton, Essex. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 10 D.
NICHOLLS Albert Henry
Goods Porter, Bishopsgate - Gunner 154167, 144th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action 6 November 1917. Aged 33. Born Sydenham, Kent. Joined Great Eastern Railway December 1914. Enlisted Ilford, Essex. Buried in BARD COTTAGE CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot VI. Row B. Grave 8.
NICHOLS Frederick [John]
[Also spelt NICHOLLS] Labourer, Electrical Engineer's Department, London District - Private L/13556, 2nd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City Of London Regiment). Died of wounds at Gallipoli 9 June 1915. Aged 26. Bon and resident Acton. Son of Mrs. F. E. Nichols, of 2, Colville Rd. South Acton, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1912. Reservist called up 1914, enlisted Hounslow. Buried in LANCASHIRE LANDING CEMETERY, Turkey (including Gallipoli). Section B. Grave 89.
NICHOLS William [Henry]
[Also spelt NICHOLLS] Platelayer, Ipswich Lower Yard - Stoker 1st Class 173115, H.M.S. "Aboukir", Royal Navy. Lost in action in the North Sea 22 September 1914. Aged 37. Born 21 June 1877 in Ipswich. Son of the late William Nichols, of Ipswich; husband of the late Agnes L. Nichols, of 38, Jurin Street, Ipswich. Joined Great Eastern Railway July 1908. In the 1911 census he was aged 33, born Ipswich, Suffolk, Labourer on Great Eastern Railway, resident with his wife, Agnes, and his father, William, at 32, Mumford Road, Ipswich. No known grave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 5.
NICHOLS William James
[Also spelt NICHOLLS] Parcels Porter, Liverpool Street - Private G/33454, 13th Battalion, Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment). Died of wounds 10 October 1918. Aged 20. Born Hoxton, Middlesex, resident Edmonton, Middlesex. Son of George and Flora Nichols, of 51, Salisbury Rd., Lower Edmonton, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1912. Enlisted 1916 in Mill Hill, Middlesex. No known grave. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 8-9.
NICKERSON Francis Henry aka Frank
Engine Cleaner, March, Locomotive Department - Private 307651, 1st/8th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action 6 October 1917. Aged 21. Born Woodstone, Northants, resident Old Fletton. Son of Mr. H. and Mrs. E. E. Nickerson, of Somerby Villa, 76, Wisbech Rd., March, Cambs. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1910. Enlisted Fletton, Northants. Formerly Huntingdonshire Cyclists. Buried in TYNE COT CEMETERY, Buried at TYNE COT CEMETERY. Plot XX. Row F. Grave 17. See also March War Memorial
NICKSON Bruce
Parcels Van Lad - Bugler 1582, 5th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died of wounds at Gallipoli 31 October 1915. Born August 1898 in Wood Ditton, Cambs. Joined Great Eastern Railway September 1913. Enlisted Newmarket. Buried in EMBARKATION PIER CEMETERY, Turkey (including Gallipoli). Grave lost. Special memorial. Section C. Grave 68. See also Newmarket
NIGHTINGALE Frederick [John]
Porter, Devonshire Street - Private 19611, 2nd Battalion, South Wales Borderers. Died when the "Royal Edward" Hospital Ship was sunk 13 August 1915. Aged 29. Born Walthamstow, Essex. Son of Mrs. J. Nightingale; husband of L. A. Nightingale, of 20, Chase Rd., South Woodford, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway circa 1911. Enlisted in April 1915 in Stratford, London. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey (including Gallipoli). Panel 80 to 84 or 219 and 220.
NIX Alfred
Permanent Way Labourer, Pinchbeck, Civil Engineering Department - Lance Sergeant 14274, 4th Battalion, Grenadier Guards. Killed in action 27 November 1917. Aged 27. Born Kilburn. Son of Arthur and Elizabeth Knowlman, of 132, Inverness Terrace, Hyde Park, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway 23 June 1913. Enlisted August 1914 in London. No known grave. Commemorated on CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL, Nord, France. Panel 2.
NOBBS Percival John
Goods Porter, Lakenheath - Private 28200, 6th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 16 November 1916. Aged 28. Born Hoveton St. Peters, Norfolk, resident Tasburgh, Norfolk. Son of John and Emily Nobbs, of Erpingham, Norwich. Joined Great Eastern Railway May 1914. Enlisted in March 1916 in Norwich. Buried at WAGGON ROAD CEMETERY, BEAUMONT-HAMEL, Somme, France. Row A. Grave 18.
NOBES Arthur Henry
Goods Clerk, Lowestoft (Central) - Private 20327, 1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Killed in action 8 August 1918. Aged 20. Born Letheringsett, Norfolk. Son of Mr. B. L. Nobes, of 9, The Green, Woodbastwick, Norwich. Joined Great Eastern Railway May 1912. Enlisted 26 May 1915 in Lowestoft. No known grave. Commemorated at VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 10.
NORMAN Gordon Henry
Bridgeman, Lowestoft Harbour - Private 25104, 8th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 28 September 1916. Aged 27. Born Lowestoft.Son of James and Margaret E. Norman, of 10, Reeve St., Lowestoft. Joined Great Eastern Railway February 1907. Enlisted 2 March 1916 in Lowestoft. No known grave. Commemorated at THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A. See also Lowestoft and also Lowestoft St Margaret's
NOTLEY Sidney [Charles]
Goods Clerk, Haverhill - Private 24286, 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 22 March 1918. Aged 22. Born Salhouse, Norfolk. Son of Mrs. Annie Emily Notley, of White House, The Green. Mistley, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1909. Enlisted January 1916 in Haverhill. Buried in ESTAIRES COMMUNAL CEMETERY AND EXTENSION, Nord, France. Plot V. Row C. Grave 1.

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