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WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Detailed information
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OAKLEY Cecil Arthur
Clerk, Theydon Bois - Private 26246, 1st Battalion Essex Regiment. Died as a German Prisoner of War 8 September 1917. Aged 21. Born Coopersale, Epping. Resident North Weald, Essex. Son of James and Elizabeth Oakley, of Station House, North Weald, Epping, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway May 1911. Enlisted February 1916 at Epping. Buried in DENAIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Nord, France. Row B. Grave 66.
OAKMAN George Edward
Carriage Washer, Stratford - Private 7937 [CWGC] or 7973 [SDGW], 2nd Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 1 July 1916. Born May 1888 in West Ham, Essex. Enlisted Warley, Essex. Resident Upton Park, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway July 1913. Buried in A.I.F. BURIAL GROUND, FLERS, Somme, France. Plot XV. Row O. Grave 4.
OAKMAN Henry George
Carriage Lifter - Private 11620, 1st Battalion,Princess Charlotte Of Wales's (Royal Berkshire Regiment). Killed in action 16 May 1915. Born January 1882 in Stratford, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway August 1902. Enlisted 1 September 1914 in Stratford. No known grave. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 30.
O’CONNOR W
No further information currently available.
OFFWOOD Henry A
Clerk, Chief Traffic Manager's Rates Office - Lance Corporal 2796, 1/15th (County of London) Battalion (Prince of Wales' Own Civil Service Rifles), London Regiment. Killed in action 19 September 1916. Aged 27. Resident Leytonstone. Joined Great Eastern Railway 21 July 1902. Enlisted 1 September 1914 at Somerset House. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 13 C.
OLIVER Philip Augustus
[Llisted as A P OLIVER on memorial] Assistant Porter, Bishopsgate - Lance Corporal T2/12361, 157th Heavy Transport Company, Royal Army Service Corps. Died of pneumonia in Military Hospital, Ludgershall, Wiltshire 21 January 1915. Aged 20. Born Walthamstow. Resident Chingford. Son of William and Alice E. Oliver, of 87, Fern Villas, Westwood Rd., South Chingford, Essex. Joined Great Eastern Railway September 1908. Enlisted Stratford. Buried 24 January 1915 in LUDGERSHALL (ST. JAMES) CHURCHYARD, Wiltshire. Plot/Row/Section M. Grave 10. See also Chingford
OLIVER Cyril Edward
Boilerwasher, Ipswich - Corporal R/13491, 10th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Killed in action 20 September 1917. Aged 23. Born Stratford, Essex. Son of Thomas and Ellen Oliver, of 101, Woodbridge Rd., Ipswich. Joined Great Eastern Railway March 1913. Enlisted 1915 in Ipswich. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 115 to 119 and 162A and 163A.
OLLEY William
Labourer, Stratford Works - Able Seaman 176879, H.M.S. "Raglan", Royal Navy. Died 20 January 1918. Aged 39. Husband of Edith Olley, of 1A, Waddington Road, Stratford, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway September 1904. No known grave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 28.
O'MALLEY Robert E
Waiter, Hotel Department - Private, Fench Army. Killed in action 4 May 1918. Aged 30. Awarded the Croix de Guerre Avec Palme. Joined Great Eastern Railway 27 July 1911. Enlisted French Army 27 November 1915.
OSBORNE Richard Thomas
Porter, Goods Department, Bishopsgate - Rifleman 2948, 17th (County of London) Battalion (Poplar & Stepney Rifles), London Regiment. Killed in action 30 October 1916. Aged 25. Resident Clapton. Son of Mrs. M. E. Osborne, of 160, Danteney Rd., Clapton Park, Clapton, London. Joined Great Eastern Railway May 1912. Enlisted September 1914 at Bow. Buried in WOODS CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot V. Row B. Grave 6.
OSBORNE William Horace
Porter, Yarmouth (South Town) - Private 7821, 1/12th (County of London) Battalion (The Rangers), London Regiment. Killed in action 9 September 1916. Aged 27. Born Gt. Yarmouth. Son of William and M. Osborne, of 33, Salisbury Rd., South Lowestoft. Joined Great Eastern Railway June 1914. Enlisted in March 1916 in Gt. Yarmouth. Formerly G/9284, 3rd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 9 C.

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