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KETTERING WORLD WAR 1

World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2004 Martin Edwards; Research David Goble & Chris Comber
additional information John Stanyard

SURNAMES S
1914-1919

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SADDINGTON
Joseph Robert
Private 8971 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment 5th Division. Killed in action on the Somme 27 July 1916. Aged 27. Son of Mr & Mrs Saddington of Kettering. Born and enlisted in Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial
SADLER
Arthur Ernest
Private 22080 1st Garrison Battalion, Norfolk Regiment Died at home 19 February 1919. Buried in Kettering (LondonRoad) Cemetery
SALE
Ernest Walter
Private 40604 4th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment 63d. Royal Naval Division. Died of wounds in base hospital at Etaples 26 April 1917. Aged 24. Son of Walter & Annie Sale of 34, Thorngate Street, Kettering. Born in Broughton & enlisted in Kettering. Formerly with the Northamptons. Buried in Etaples Military Cemetery
SALE
Frederick John
Private TF.202 841 1st Battalion, Norfolk Regiment 5th Division Died 9 October 1917. Aged 24. Son of Frederick & Helen Sale of Kettering, formerly of Broughton. Born in Warkton and enlisted in Kettering. Commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial
SCOUSE
Frederick
Private 40237 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 8th Division. Killed in action 7 October 1917. Aged 19. Son of Mr & Mrs George Scouse formerly of Wellingborough. Born in Wellingborough and enlisted in Kettering. Commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial
SCULTHORPE
Berrythorpe
[SCULTHORP on CWGC] Rifleman 5544 2/18th Battalion, London Regiment (The London Irish Rifles) 60th London Division Died of wounds 9 August 1916. Aged 19. Son of William Henry & Eliza Elizabeth Sculthorpe of 57. Stamford Road, Kettering. Born in Kettering and enlisted in Northampton Formerly RAMC. Buried in Ecoivres Military Cemetery Mount St Eloi
SEARS
Horace
Private 70092 16th Battalion, Notts & Derby Regiment (The Sherwood Foresters) 39th Division. Killed in action near Ypres 31 August 1917. Aged 19. Son of Mr Sears and Mrs L. Sears of 7, Carey Street, Kettering. Born in Northampton and enlisted in Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial
SEDDON
Max Hugo
Lieutenant Royal Army Service Corps (Mechanical Transport) Died in France 4 November 1918. Aged 26. Son of Thomas & Elizabeth Seddon of “The Nook” Rockingham Road, Kettering. Buried in Romeries Communal Cemetery Extension
SEWARD
Maydwell Ernest
Private 125183 11th Battalion, Labour Corps. Trans. From the Royal Engineers. (295911) Died of wounds During the March Retreat 28 March 1918. Born in Kimbolton, Hunts and enlisted in Whitehall. Resident of Kettering. Bur, Doullens Communal Cemetery Extension No 1.
SECTON
Bertram Harris aka Bertie
[SEXTON on CWGC and SDGW] Staff Sergeant (Farrier) 1415 48th Battery The Royal Field Artillery 3rd Division. Killed in action on the Aisne 14 September 1914. Aged 34. Son of Mr & Mrs Arthur Sexton. Husband of Mrs Emily Kate Sexton of 119, King Street, Kettering. Born in Bury St.Edmunds. Buried in Vailly Sur Aisne, British Cemetery.
SHARP
Frederick Sidney
[SHARPE on CWGC] Private 3/9948 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 1st Division. Killed in action on the Somme 20 August 1916. Born in Kettering & enlisted in Northampton. Buried in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval
SHARPE
George
Lance Corporal 8950 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 8th Division. Killed in action 27 August 1915. Born and enlisted in Kettering Bur Y Farm Military Cemetery, Bois Grenier
SHARPE
Harold
[SHARP on CWGC and SDGW] Private 82640 1st, Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action 27 October 1918. Aged 25. Husband of Mrs E.Sharp (remarried Deakin) later of 64, Church Street, Langwith, Mansfield. Born Aldwinckle and enlisted in Northampton. Resident of Kettering. Formerly with the Northamptons. Buried in Busigny Communal Cemetery Extension.
SHARPE
Harry James aka Henry
Private 27424 10th Battalion, Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 31st Division Died of wounds 20 April 1917. Aged 40. Son of Charles & Sarah Jane Sharpe of Titchmarsh. Born in Titchmarsh. Buried in Wimereux Communal Cemetery
SHARPE
William
Private 23506 1st Battalon The Northamptonshire Regiment 1st Division Died of wounds 20 August 1916. Born and enlisted in Kettering. Bur Heilly Station Cemetery Mericourt L’Abbe
SHARMAN
Henry Rupert
Private 18828 7th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 24th Division. Killed in action at Ypres 31 July 1917. Aged 24. Son of Emma Hannah Core (Sharman) of 224, Kingsley Avenue, Kettering, and Henry Sharman Commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial
SHATFORD
Frederick Henry
Private 10435 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 18th Division. Killed in action 29 September 1918. Aged 36. Son of Mrs Lucy Shatford of 10, Victoria Street, Kettering. Born and enlisted in Kettering. Commemorated on the Vis En Artois Memorial
SHATFORD
George Henry aka Harry
Private TF. 201465 2/4th Reserve Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment No record with CWGC or SDGW Medal Rolls only
SHATFORD
Arthur [James]
Lance Sergeant 12/47869 The Royal Irish Rifles. Died at home 9 January 1919. Aged 29. Son of Reuben & Sarah Anne Shatford Husband of Edith Mary Shatford of 59, Alfred Street, Kettering. Buried in Kettering (London Road) Cemetery
SHATFORD
John Albert
Private 27702 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 1st Division. Killed in action 9 February 1917. Aged 38. Husband of Maria Shatford of 26, School Lane, Kettering. Born and enlisted in Kettering. Steam engine fitter. Buried in Assevillers New British Cemetery.
SHATFORD
Walter Warner
Private 682519 The Labour Corps. Formerly 182486 The Royal Field Artillery. No record with CWGC or SDGW Medal Rolls only
SHAW
Albert
No further information currently available
SHAW
Archibald Vernon
Private 49529 1st Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment 21st Division Died of wounds 3 November 1918. Aged 25 Only son of Mr Shaw and Mrs Annie Marie Shaw of 133, Rockingham Road, Kettering. Born in Northampton and enlisted in Loughborough. Buried in Beaulencourt British Cemetery, Ligny-Thilloy
SHIVERS
Harry Joseph
Born in 1894 Resident of Thrapston in 1911 & Burton Latimer in 1891 Family residents of Kettering ? No record with SDGW or CWGC. (Only SDGW) Pte.16449 Joseph Henry Shivers 2/5th York & Lancasters. Died of wounds 8 April 1917. Born Newcastle. En. Gateshead.
SHOCKLEDGE
Bert [Reginald]
[SHOCKLIDGE on CWGC] Lance Corporal 14431 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 18th Division. Killed in action 17 February 1917. Aged 21. Son of William & Ada Shockledge of Kettering. Born and enlisted in Kettering. Buried in Regina Trench Cemetery, Grandcourt.
SHORT
Frank Arthur
Private 2461 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment Died at home 28.10.20. Aged 41. Born at Cransley Lodge & enlisted in Northampton. Buried in Kettering (London Road) Cemetery (Not included on War Memorial)
SIMKIN
Harold Wright
Private 14401 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 18th Division. Killed in action at Montauban 1 July 1916. Aged 21. Son of George & Emma Simkin formerly of Hallaton. Born Horninghold, Leics and enlisted in Kettering. Buried in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery, Mametz
SIMMONS, MM
Arthur Facer

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Sergeant 3/19014, 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 17th February 1917 in France & Flanders. Born and enlisted Northampton. Awarded the Military Medal (M.M.). Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 11 A and 11 D.

SIMMONS
Arthur [Thomas]
Private 37958 1st Battalion, Esssex Regiment 37th Division. Killed in action 23 August 1918. Aged 28. Born in Seaton, Rutland and enlisted in Kettering Kettering resident. Buried in Bucquoy Communal Cemetery Extension
SINDALL
Edwin Gadsby
Private 55187 1st Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment 24th Division. Killed in action 9 October 1918. Aged 19. Son of Mr T W Sindall & Elizabeth Sindall of 37, Lower Street, Kettering. Born and enlisted in Kettering. Commemorated on the Vis En Artois Memorial
SKELHAM
Walter
[SKELLHAM on CWGC and SDGW] Private 23562 8th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment 18th Division. Died of wounds 5 February 1917. Aged 18. Son of Isaac & Minnie Skellham of Kettering. Born and enlisted in Kettering. Buried in Regina Trench Cemetery, Grandcourt.
SLATER
Alfred William
Acting Corproal 7338, 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 24th September 1918. Born St. Mary's Bedford, enlisted Kettering. Buried in BERTHAUCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY, PONTRU, Aisne, France. Plot/Row/Section A. Grave 15.
SLATER
James
Private 3/9209, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 9th May 1915. Aged 23. Born Broughton, Northamptonshire, enlisted Kettering. Son of Joseph and Ann Ellen Slater, of Manbys Cottages, Bucleuch St., Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 7.
SLEET
Algie James
Private 19700 24th Company The Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action 8 November 1916. Aged 25. Son of C.J.& S A Sleet of 69, Albert Street, Kettering,. Born in Kettering & enlisted in Northampton. Formerly Northamptons. No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial
SLEET
Charles
Private 6907 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 1st Division. Killed in action on the Marne 14 September 1914. Aged 29. Son of Frederick & Hannah Sleet of 142, Bedford Road, Kempton, Bedford Husband of Maggie Sleet) remarried) of 2, Spring Gardens, Northall, Kettering. Born St Marys, Bedford and enlisted in Northampton. Commemorated on La Ferte Sous Jouarre Memorial
SMALL
Bert
Private 18278 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 18th Division. Killed in action on the Somme 14 July 1916. Aged 26. Son of William & Ann Small of 21, Field Street, Kettering. Born and enlisted in Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial
SMART
Bertie William
Sergeant 7379 The Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) Formerly with the Northamptons. Died at home 14 May 1918. Aged 29. Son of Arthur & Clara Smart. Husband of Grace Smart of 18, Eskdale Street, Kettering. Born & enlisted in Kettering. Buried in Kettering (London Road) Cemetery
SMART
Charles Edward
Private 106808 1st Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment) 1st Canadian Division. Killed in action near Ypres 13 June 1916. Aged 19. Son of William Walter & Rose Hannie Smart of New Road, Thrapston. No known grave. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial (Canadian Section)
SMEDLEY
George
Private 8669 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 8th Division. Killed in action 14 March 1915. Aged 23. Son of Mrs Charlotte Emma.Smedley of 33, Grafton Street, Kettering. Born in Bulwell ,Notts. & enlisted in Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial
SMEDLEY
Herbert
Private 12599 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 8th Division. Killed in action 8 October 1917. Aged 27. Son of Mrs Charlotte Emma Smedley of 33, Grafton Street, Kettering. Born in Bulwell Notts & enlisted in Kettering. Buried in Prowse Point Military Cemeter
SMITH
Percy
Private 20497 5th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 12th Division (P). Killed in action at Cambrai 20. 11.17. Aged 24. Born in Chipping Norton and enlisted in Kettering. Kettering resident. No known grave. Commemorated on Cambrai Memorial
SMITH
Albert William
Private 18818 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 18th Division. Killed in action 21 March 1916. Born and enlisted in Kettering. Buried in Carnoy Military Cemetery
SMITH
Alfred Ernest
Private 48080 10th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers 12th Division. Died of wounds 27 May 1918. Aged 20. Son of George & Ada Augusta Smith of Kettering. Born and enlisted in Kettering. Buried in Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport
SMITH
Arthur
Private 43943 1st Battalion, Essex Regiment 29th Division. Killed in action on the Somme 12. 10.16. Born & enlisted in Kettering. Formerly with The Northamptonshire Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial
SMITH
Arthur Roughton
Second Lieutenant 1/6th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment 48th South Midland Division Died of wounds on The Somme 22 July 1916. Aged 23. Son of Frank & Annie Smith of Kettering. Born in Kettering. Buried in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension.
SMITH
Arthur William
Corporal TF. 267451 1/1st Bucks Battalion, Ox & Bucks Light Infantry 61st Division. Killed in action at Ypres 16 August 1917. Aged 21. Son of Samuel & Annie Smith of 10, Channing Street, Mill Road, Kettering. Born in Kettering and enlisted in Huntingdon. No known grave. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial
SMITH
Ernest William
Private R4/108872 The Royal Army Service Corps. No2 Advanced Remount Squadron. Died in France 30 August 1916. Aged 23 Brother of Dorothy Smith of 25, Edgell Street, Mill Road, Kettering. Buried in Abbeville Communal Cemetery
SMITH
Frank
Private G.10239 10th Battalion, Royal West Surrey Regiment 41st Division. Killed in action 30 June 1916. Aged 26. Son of Charles & Harriett Smith of Cransley. Born in Cransley and enlisted in Kettering. Buried in London Rifle Brigade Cemetery
SMITH
Frederick Henry
Rifleman 592917 2/18th Battalion, London Regiment (London Irish Rifles) 60th Division EEF Died of wounds in General Hospital in Cairo 30 January 1918. Aged 21. Son of Charles & Harriett Smith of Cransley. Born in Cransley and enlisted in Kettering Formerly RAMC. Buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery
SMITH
Frederick William
Private 42333 12th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment 40th Division. Killed in action 10 April 1918. Aged 30. Son of William & Bertha Smith of 27, Northall Street, Kettering. Born in Cransley and enlisted in Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial
SMITH
George
Covered
SMITH
George Edward
Private 4941 1/15th Battalion, London Regiment 47th London Division. Killed in action on the Somme near Courcelette 15 September 1916. Aged 22. Son of Albert Edward & Avis Allen Smith of “Verda Stelo” Queensberry Road, Kettering. Enlisted in Somerset House, London. No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial
SMITH
George Smedley
No further information currently available
SMITH
Harold
Private G.15686 7th Battalion, East Kent Regiment 18th Division Died in France 20 January 1919. Aged 23. Son of Samuel and Jane Smith of 185, King Street, Kettering. Born in Kettering and enlisted in Tonbridge, Kent. Buried in Caudry British Cemetery
SMITH
Herbert
No further information currently available
SMITH
James
Private 9396 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 1st Division. Killed in action near Ypres 24 October 1914. Born in Kettering and enlisted in Northampton. No known grave. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial
SMITH
John Samuel
Second Lieutenant 1/5th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment att. To the 2nd Battalion 2nd Division. Killed in action near Arras 28 April 1917. No known grave. Commemorated on Arras Memorial
SMITH
Richard
Private 38537, 9th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 5th April 1918 in France & Flanders. Aged 41. Born Ringstead, enlisted and resident Kettering. Son of William and Annie Smith, of Raunds, Wellingborough; husband of Lucy Ellen Smith, of 38, Albert St., Kettering. Buried in RIBEMONT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION (SOMME), Somme, France. Plot II. Row K. Grave 1.
SMITH
Sidney George
Private TF. 267236 1/9th Battalion, Black Watch (The Royal Highlanders) 15th Scottish Division. Killed in action at Ypres 26 August 1917. Aged 25. Son of Mr & Mrs George Smith of 67, Princes Street, Kettering. Born Common Farm,Weekley,& enlisted in Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial
SMITH
Thomas aka Tom
Private 9819 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 1st Division. Killed in action at Richebourg L’Avoue 9 May 1915. Born in Kettering and enlisted in Northampton. No known grave. Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial
SMITH
William James [Askham]
Private 89350 107th Company The Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action at Ypres 10 August 1917. Born in Kettering and enlisted in Raunds Formerly with The Northamptonshires. Buried in New Irish Farm Cemetery.
SMITH
William Thomas
Gunner 111117 “A” Battery 330 Brigade Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action near Ypres 11 November 1917. Aged 20. Son of Senger and Elizabeth Smith of 5, Hawthorne Road, Kettering. Born in Kettering and enlisted in Wellingborough. No known grave. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial
SNART
William Henry
Private 12968 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 8th Division. Killed in action on the Rue De Bois 9 May 1915. Aged 17. Son of John Henry & Mary Snart of 10, Melton Street, Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial.
SOLOMON
Joseph aka Joe
Trooper 2391 11th Battalion, Australian Light Horse. EEF. Australian Mounted Division. Killed in action in Palestine 4 October 1918. Aged 38. Son of Samuel and Elizabeth Solomon. Husband of Eliza Solomon of Banyo, Queensland, Australia. Born in Kettering. Commemorated on the Jerusalem Memorial.
SOUTHWELL
Herbert
Private 17336 7th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 24th Division. Killed in action at Loos 27 September 1915. Aged 23. Son of William & Elizabeth Southwell of 9, Charles Street, Kettering. Born & enlisted in Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on Loos Memorial
SPENCE
Henry
Private 10170 10th Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment 41st Division. Killed in action on the Somme 21 June 1916. Aged 21. Son of Mr & Mrs Owen Spence of 14, Granville Street, Kettering. Born and enlisted in Kettering. Formerly with the Northamptons. Buried in London Rifle Brigade Cemetery.
SPENCER
George
Private 24052 7th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 24th Division. Killed in action 22 July 1918. Aged 36. Son of John & Sarah Anne Spencer of 27, Gas Street, Kettering. Husband of Ivy Spencer of 30, Water Street, Kettering. Born Windmill End, Dudley,Worcs. & enlisted in Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on Arras Memorial
SPENCER
Jonathan
Lance Corporal 13256 5th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 12th Division (Pioneer Batt). Killed in action at Arras 4, 5.17. Aged 21. Son of Mr & Mrs Jonathan Spencer of 37, Edmund Street, Kettering. Born and enlisted in Kettering. Buried in Canadian Cemetery No2, Neuville St.Vaast
SPENCER
Samuel
Private TF.200997 1/4th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 54th Division EEF. Died of wounds in Mesopotamia 24 May 1917. Aged 25. Son of John & Sarah Anne Spencer of 27, Gas Street, Kettering. Enlisted in Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on Basra Memorial Iraq.
SPENCER
Sidney
Private 464013 Labour Corps. 660th Agricultural Company Previously 3rd Res. Batt. Northamptons. Died at home 21 February 1919. Aged 28. Husband of Mrs A.F.Spencer (remarried) (Peacock) of Barnwell. Born in Kettering. Buried in Barnwell St Andrews Churchyard
SPENCER
William
Private 3/11109 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 1st Division. Killed in action 12 April 1915. Aged 32. Son of John & Sarah Anne Spencer of 27, Gas Street, Kettering. Born Windmill End, Dudley, Worcs. & enlisted in Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial
SPRIGGS
Benjamin Daniel
Private 306888 2/6th Battalion, Notts & Derby Regiment (The Sherwood Foresters) 59th Division. Killed in action during the March Retreat 21 March 1918. Aged 37. Son of William & Caroline Spriggs of Kettering. Born in Kettering and enlisted in Northampton. Formerly RASC & Labour Corps. No known grave. Commemorated on Arras Memorial
SPRIGGS
Walter
Private 17907 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 8th Division. Killed in action during the German Spring offensive 24 March 1918. Born and enlisted in Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on Pozieres Memorial
STANLEY
Frank
Bombardier 95952 “A” Battery 4th Brigade Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action near Ypres 11. 8. 17. Aged 28. Son of Henry & Elizabeth Stanley of 1, Warren Hill Cottages, Kettering. Born in Kettering and enlisted in Newark, Notts. Buried in The Huts Cemetery, Belgium
STARMER
Frederick [John]
Private TF.205697 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 18th Division. Killed in action 25 April 1918. Aged 36. Son of John & Julia Starmer of 51, Rockingham Road, Kettering. Husband of Esther Starmer of School Hill, Broughton, Kettering. Born & enlisted in Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on Pozieres Memorial
STARMER
George
Private 14659 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 18th Division. Died of wounds in No 8 General Hospital, Rouen 6 February 1916. Aged 21. Son of Joseph & Mary Anne Starmer of Kettering. Born in Kettering and enlisted in Northampton. Buried in Bois Guillaume Communal Cemetery.
STARMER
George Henry aka Harry
Sergeant 65394 72 Battery 38th Brigade Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 11 October 1918. Aged 36. Born in Kettering and enlisted in Northampton. Buried in Zantevoorde British Cemetery
STARMER
William Wesley John
Private 32875 16th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment 5th Division. Killed in action at Ypres 9 October 1917. Aged 27. Son of Mr J T Starmer and Mrs Emma Dix (Starmer) of “Goodyear Cottage “ Havelock Street, Kettering. Enlisted in Kettering. Formerly RASC. No known grave. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial
STEVENTON
Benjamin George
Sergeant 16690 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 8th Division Died of wounds 1 June 1918. Aged 35. Son of Noah & Anne Steventon of Court 2, House 5,Gas Street, Kettering. Gas Fitter born in Dudley,Worcs.& enlisted in Kettering. Buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille
STOWE
Clarence Leslie
Private 13980 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 18th Division. Killed in action on the Somme 26 September 1916. Aged 18. Son of Frederick & Florence Louisa Stowe of 84, Park Road, Kettering. Born in Manchester and enlisted in Northampton. No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial
STRINGER
Wifred Reginald
Private 20823 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment 8th Division. Killed in action during the March Retreat 25 March 1918. Aged 19. Son of Mr & Mrs Stringer of 15, Ford Street, Kettering. Born and enlisted in Kettering. Buried in Ham British Cemetery, Muille-Villette
STURGESS
William
Private 43854 11th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment 61st Division Died of wounds 11 November 1918. Aged 29. Husband of Mrs Nellie Sturgess of 73, Fresham Street, Kettering. Born and enlisted in Kettering. Buried in Mont Huon Military Cemeter, Le Treport
STURMAN
Sidney
Private TF.242502 2/6th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment 61st Division. Killed in action 6 September 1917. Aged 19. Son of James & Annie Sophia Sturman of “Ferndale” Exeter Street, Kettering. Enlisted in Coventry. Resident of Whitley, Warwicks. No known grave. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial
SUMMERFIELD
Henry
Private 22766 Depot The Northamptonshire Regiment Died at home 26 December 1915. Aged 30. Son of Mrs S. Bearles of 73, Edmund Street, Kettering. Born in Ecton and enlisted in Kettering. Buried in Kettering (London Road) Cemetery
SUMMERS
Frank Bernard
Private 4217 55th Company The Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action near Arras 3 May 1917. Aged 22. Son of Mr & Mrs Summers. Born in Kettering and enlisted in Kettering. No known grave. Commemorated on Arras memorial
SUMPTER
Wilfred [Henry]
Lance Corporal TF.292577 1/7th Battalion, Black Watch (The Royal Highlanders) 9th Scottish Division. Killed in action during the German Spring Offensive 2 March 1918. Aged 21. Son of William Henry and Elizabeth Ann Sumpter of 185, Rockingham Road, Kettering. Born in Kettering and enlisted in Dunkeld, Perthshire. No known grave. Commemorated on Arras Memorial
SUTTON
William Henry
Lieutenant 2nd Battalion, Welsh Regiment 1st Division. Killed in action 23 October 1918. Aged 25 Only son of John & Mary Sutton of Blaina, Newport, Monmouthshire. BA. (Honours) London & Wales. Senior French Master at Kettering Grammar School. Buried in Vaux-Andigny British Cemetery.
SUTTON
[Thomas ] Stanley
Private 40534 9th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment 24th Division “D” Company Died 9 February 1917. Aged 22. Son of Mr A.W. & Mrs L.Sutton of 34, Granville Street, Kettering. Born in Oundle and enlisted in Kettering. Buried in Bethune Town Cemetery.
SYKES
Frederick James
Rifleman. 59866 8th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment 62nd Division Died of wounds 28 September 1918. Aged 19. Son of Alfred William & Miriam Sykes of 30, Wellington Street, Kettering. Enlisted in Kettering. Buried in Grevillers British Cemetery

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