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HOCKERING WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Detailed Information
Compiled and Copyright © Lynda Smith 2003

Hockering is a village between East Dereham and Norwich. The War Memorial is inside the church. It takes the form of a Roll of Honour, recording all the men of the village who served in the First World War, as well as the casualties.

Photographs Copyright © Lynda Smith 2003
 

ARTHURTON

H

 
 

BLYTH

F

 
 

BLYTH

E

 
 

BLYTH

J

 

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BRAND

(Charles) Arnold

Private G/23472. 2nd Bn., The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regt.) Formerly 32883 Norfolk Regiment. Died of wounds Tuesday 16 April 1918. Age 19. Born Hockering Common, Norfolk. Lived Hockering. Enlisted Wroxham. Son of Sarah Brand, of "Thatch Cottage," Hockering. Buried: MAGNABOSCHI BRITISH CEMETERY, Italy. Ref. Plot I. Row A. Grave 4.

 

BRAND

P

 
 

BRIGHTY

A

 
 

BRIGHTY

O

 
 

BRIGHTY

P

 

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BROWN(E)

J

Private 29057. 1st Bn., Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action Thursday 4 October 1917. Born Southborough. Lived Hockering Heath. Enlisted Norwich. Buried: YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Ref. IX. D. 11.

 

BUCK

G

 
 

EARL

E

 

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ELLIOTT

Arthur

Private 29294. 8th Bn., Norfolk Regiment. Died of wounds Friday 9 November 1917. Age 29. Born Hockering Heath. Enlisted Downham. Son of the late Robert and Hannah Elliott, of Hockering Heath, East Dereham. Buried: DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Ref. XV. B. 6.

 

FLOOD

F

 

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FROST

Herbert

Private 133962. 47th Bn., Machine Gun Corps. Died of wounds Sunday 9 June 1918. Age 19. Born N. Elmham. Lived East Dereham. Enlisted Wrexham (poss. should be Wroxham). Son of F. W. and Lizzie Frost, of Hockering, nr. East Dereham, Norfolk. Buried: PERNOIS BRITISH CEMETERY, HALLOY-LES-PERNOIS, Somme, France. Ref. II. A. 19.

 

FROST

W

 

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HALL

James Chubbock

Private 29062. 3rd Bn., Essex Regiment. Died Wednesday 6 September 1916. Age 41. Born Swardeston. Lived Hockering. Enlisted E. Dereham. Husband of M. A. E. Hall, of Hockering, East Dereham, Norfolk. Buried: FELIXSTOWE NEW CEMETERY, Suffolk, United Kingdom. Ref. J. 10.

 

HUGGINS

C

 
 

HUGGINS

R

 
 

HUNTER

S

 
 

LAMBERT

R

 
 

MACK

P

 
 

MACK

T

 
 

RAMM

C

 
 

RYDER

J

 
 

SAPEY

E

 

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SAPEY

Arthur Charles

Private G/18316. Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). Killed in action Tuesday 20 November 1917. Born Hockering. Enlisted Norwich. Buried: FIFTEEN RAVINE BRITISH CEMETERY, VILLERS-PLOUICH, Nord, France. Ref. III. B. 14.

 

SAVORY

Arthur Ernest

 
 

SAVORY

George

 

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SAVORY

John (Jack) William

Private 43332. 6th Bn., Northamptonshire Regiment. Formerly 2410 Norfolk Yeomanry. Died of wounds Sunday 28 April 1918. Age 24. Born Hockering. Enlisted Norwich. Son of Sidney Robert and Esther Jane Savory, of Hockering, Norfolk. Buried: ABBEVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France, Ref. IV. A. 17.

Jack was brother to Arthur and George Savory (both listed above)

 

SCOTT

F

 
 

SCOTT

W

 
 

SENDALL

D

 
 

SENDALL

H

 
 

SENDALL

L

 
 

SENDALL

R

 
 

SHINGLES

D

 
 

TAYLOR

A

 
 

TAYLOR

J

 

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TAYLOR

R

No further information available at present

 

TAYLOR

W

 
 

VERGERSON

R

 
 

WYATT

I

 

5 June 2003 

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