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SWANTON NOVERS MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Detailed Information
Compiled and Copyright © Juanita Hadwin, Vancouver, Canada
- 2003
Additional research by Lynda Smith.

Swanton Novers is situated north east of Fakenham.

Copyright © Juanita Hadwin, Vancouver, Canada - 2003

Their Name Liveth For Evermore
To the Glory of God and in
Memory of

BULLOCK Hiwassee

(Hiwassa on CWGC & CD) Private 31888. 6th Bn., York and Lancaster Regiment. Formerly 25663 Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Wednesday 17 January 1917. Age 32. Born Swanton Novers. Lived Melton Constable. Enlisted Cromer. Husband of Ivy Elizabeth Mary Ducker (formerly Bullock), of Swanton Novers, Melton Constable, Norfolk. Commemorated: THIEPVAL MEMORIALSomme, France. Pier and Face 14 A and 14 B

COUSINS, DCM Sidney

Bombardier 314811. 5th/8th Heavy Trench Mortar Bty., Royal Garrison Artillery. Formerly 3030 Royal Bucks Hussars. Died of wounds on Tuesday 9 July 1918. Age 20. Born Swanton Novers. Enlisted St. Swithin's Lane, E.C. Son of Walter and Kezia Cousins, of Swanton Novers, Melton Constable, Norfolk. Buried: AIX-NOULETTE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Pas de Calais, France. Ref. II. G. 13.

EVERITT Morris Ethaniel

(Ethanuel on CWGC & CD) Private 204022. 1st/4th Bn., Northumberland Fusiliers. Died Friday 15 September 1916. Enlisted Norwich. Commemorated: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 10 B 11 B and 12 B.

FOX Edward William

Private 39010. 12th Bn., Bedfordshire Regiment. Died Monday 5 February 1917. Age 31. Born and lived Swanton Novers. Enlisted Norwich. Son of Robert and Georgianna Fox, of Bale, Melton Constable, Norfolk. Buried: CROYDON (QUEEN'S ROAD) CEMETERY, Surrey, United Kingdom. Ref. G. 8. 16091.

GIDNEY Frederick Cyrus

Private 25806. 12th Bn., Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. Formerly 25806 Royal Fusiliers. Killed in action Friday 3 November 1916. Age 33. Born Swanton Novers. Enlisted King's Lynn. Son of Cyrus and Fanny Gidney, of Swanton Novers, Melton Constable, Norfolk. Buried: CARNOY MILITARY CEMETERY, Somme, France. Ref. W. 27.

ROLFE Philip

Captain attd. 7th Bn, Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action Saturday 24 August 1918. Age 27. Son of the late Rev. George Wilkinson Rolfe and of Edith Rolfe of 4, Admiralty Row, East Wittering, Chichester. B.A. Cantab. Born at Swanton Novers, Norfolk. Buried: MEAULTE MILITARY CEMETERY, Somme, France. Ref. G. 36.

Who Fell in the Great War
1914 - 1918
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MASSINGHAM James Ernest

Private 5777197. 5th Bn., Royal Norfolk Regiment. Died Sunday 14 November 1943. Age 27. Commemorated: KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY, Thailand. Ref. 2. H. 42.

PHILLIPO Norman Robert Charles

Lance Corporal 5775845. 2nd Bn., Royal Norfolk Regiment. Died Thursday 4 May 1944. Age 26. Son of George Edward and Kate Mabel Phillipo; husband of Phyllis Mary Phillipo, of Thursford, Norfolk. Buried: KOHIMA WAR CEMETERY, India. Ref. 2. A. 6.

WATSON Percival (Percy)

Private 5778551. 5th Bn., Royal Norfolk Regiment. Died Wednesday 3 February 1943. Age 28. Son of David James Watson and Elizabeth Watson, of Swanton Novers, Norfolk. Buried: KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY, Thailand. Ref. 8. K. 40.

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1939 - 1945

9 June 2003

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