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NEWBOROUGH - Roll of Honour

World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2001 Paul Cooper

Harry BARLOW

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Newborough, Northants.
8th Bn Lincolnshire Regiment.
Market Deeping, Lincs.
Peterborough.
Wednesday 21/08/1918 aged 30 years
Killed in Action, France.
No Known Grave Commemorated on Vis-en-Artois Memorial.
Pas de Calais, France, Panel 4.
11948
Private
Son of Mary Ann Barlow and the late William Barlow of Milking Nook, Newborough, Peterborough.

Horace BARLOW

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Peakirk, Lincs.
1st Bn East York's Regiment.
Peterborough.
Glinton, Northants.
09/04/1917 aged 28
Killed in Action, France.
Cojeul British Cemetery, St Martin-sur-Cojeul, Pas de Calais.
France. Ref C .39.
31452
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Killed on 9th April on the day that the 30th Division capture the village of Cojuel. Son of William and Mary Barlow of Milking Nook, Glinton. Peterborough. Native of Newborough.

Frederick William BARNES

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Newborough, Northants.
"C" Coy 7th Bn Northamptonshire Regiment
Peterborough.

Thursday 17/08/16 aged 19 years
Killed in Action, France.
No known grave. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial.
Somme, France. Panel 11A and 11D
14940
Private
Son of Charles and Mary Elizabeth Barnes of Newborough, Peterborough.

John BARNES


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possibly John William Barnes
Witchford, Cambridgeshire
11th Bn., Suffolk Regiment
Ely

Saturday, 20/05/16
Died at home
Witchford St Andrew Churchyard, Witchford, Cambs

13685
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Thomas Henry BARNES

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Newborough, Northants.
1st Bn Northamptonshire Regiment.
Northampton.

Tuesday 10/07/17 aged 22
Killed in Action, France.
No known grave, commemorated on Nieuport Memorial.
Nieuwpoort, West Vlaanderen. Belgium
9794
Corporal
Son of Rose Ann Barnes and the late Thomas Barnes of School Road, Newborough, Peterborough.

Robert CAVE, MM

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Newborough, Peterborough.
6th Bn Northamptonshire Regiment.
Northampton.
Bull Bank, Newborough
Friday 05/04/18 aged 27
Died of Wounds, France.
St Pierre Cemetery, Amiens, Somme, France. Ref IX.F.I
15092
Private.
Winner of Military Medal (MM). Son of John William and Emily Cave of Bull Bank, Newborough, Peterborough.

William Albert DYSON

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Newborough, Northants.
2nd reserve Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery.
Stratford.
Peterchurch, Northampton.
26/10/18
Died, England.
Newborough Churchyard.
142497
Corporal

John HILLSON

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Marston Moreteyne, Beds.
1st Bn Cambridgeshire Regiment.
Thorney, Lincs.

Wednesday 26/09/17 aged 23
Killed in Action, France.
No known grave, Commemorated of Tyne Cot Memorial,
Zonnebeke, West Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Panel 148.
325667
L/CPL
Formerly 2349 Cambs Regiment. Son of Mary Ann Wright
of Willow Drove, Newborough, Peterborough.

David Henry HOPKINS

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Newborough, Northants
"C" Coy 5th Bn Northamptonshire Regiment.
Peterborough.
Newborough
04/10/15 aged 21
Killed in Action, France
No known grave. Commemorated on the Loos Memorial,
Pas de Calais, France. Panel 91 to 93.
16263
Private
Son of Robert and Charlotte Hopkins of St Martins Road, Newborough.

Henry JEFFRIES

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Newborough, Northants.
178th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery.
Peterborough.
Crowland, Peterborough.
Friday 08/03/18
Killed in Action, France.
Hermies Hill British Cemetery. Pas de Calais. France
Grave Ref: I.G.16
157142
Gunner
Brother of William Jeffries

William JEFFRIES

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Newborough, Northants.
4th Bn Lincolnshire Regiment.
Spalding, Lincs.
Borough Fen, Newborough, Northants.
26/02/17
Killed in Action, France

202076
Private.
Brother of Henry Jeffries

Alfred G LANE


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possibly Alfred George Lane:

5th Battery, 45th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery
West London
Paddington, West London
Monday, 14/10/18
Died
Niederzwehren Cemetery, Germany Grave III. B. 7.
233775
Gunner

Frederick John LANE

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Thorney, Peterborough.
4th Bn Lincolnshire Regiment.
Lincoln.
Newborough.
29/04/17 aged 25.
Died of Wounds, France.
Bethune Town Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France
Grave Reference; VI. E. 17.
201334
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Son of John and Eliza Lane of School Road, Newborough. As George Alfred Lane was also born in Thorney it is possible that these two were brothers.

George Alfred LANE

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Thorney, Cambs.
6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment.
Spalding, Lincs
Newborough, Northants.
09/08/15
Killed in Action, Gallipoli.
No known grave. Commemorated on panels 44-46
or 331 of Helles Memorial, Turkey.
12861
Private.
Inscription on memorial is of G.W.Lane. Could be a mistake.

Harry LANE

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Peterborough, Northants.
1st Bn Northamptonshire Regiment
Northampton.

09/05/15
Killed in Action, France.
No Known Grave. Commemorated panel 28-30 on
Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
9799
Private

Langley LILLEY

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Newborough, Peterborough.
1/8th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt)
Peterborough.
Glinton, Northants.
Thursday 13/09/17 aged 21
Killed in Action, France.
Cambrin Military Cemetary, Pas de Calais,
France. Ref L.15.
306883
Private.
Son of George and Elizabeth Lilly.

Percy James REEDMAN

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Newborough, Northants
1st Bn Northamptonshire Regiment.
Peterborough, Northants.
Newborough.
09/11/14
Killed in Action, Flanders, Belgium
No Known Grave. Name on Ypres (Menin Gate)
Memorial. Panel 43 and 45
39464
Private

John Herbert SHARPE

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Newborough, Northants
7th Bn Lincolnshire Regiment.
Lincoln.
Newborough.
03/11/16
Killed in action. France.
No known grave, commemorated on Thiepval
Memorial, Somme, France.
22872
Private.
Brother of Joseph W Sharpe below. Son of Edward and Eliza Sharpe, Jessons Cottages, Newborough. Both buried in Newborough Church Yard.

Joseph Walter SHARPE

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Newborough, Northants.
7th Bn Lincolnshire Regiment.
Spalding, Lincs.
Newborough.
Thursday. 02/03/16 aged 22
Killed in Action, Flanders.
No known grave, commemorated on Ypres
(Menin Gate) memorial, Belgium. Panel 21.
14844
Private.
Brother of John H Sharpe above. Son of Edward and Eliza Sharpe, Jessons Cottages, Newborough. Both buried in Newborough Church Yard.

John William SMITH

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Newborough, Northants.
6th Bn Northamptonshire Regiment.
Northampton.
Thorney Road, Newborough.
Monday 13/05/18 aged 27
Killed in Action, France.
Ribemont Communal Cemetery Extension,
Somme France. Ref IV.B.1
27511
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Son of John William and Betsy Smith of Newborough. Husband of Hettie Smith of Thorney Rd Newborough.

Jarvis Jesse STACEY

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Newborough, Northants.
1st Bn Northamptonshire Regiment.
Peterborough.

Tuesday 10/07/17
Killed in Action, France.
No known grave, commemorated on Nieuport Memorial.
Nieuwpoort, West Vlaanderen. Belgium
28060
Private.
Killed on same day as Thomas Barnes. See also Harold Goodliffe story. He was taken prisoner in the same action.

Walter SUTTON

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Peterborough
13th Bn Essex Regiment.
Northampton.
Peterborough?
Wednesday 20/11/18
Died, France.
Hamburg Cemetery, Germany. Ref I.F.8.
43491
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Formerly 9885, Northamptonshire Regiment. Date of death given as 9 days after hostilities ceased. Died whist a prisoner of war.

Harry WOODCOCK

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Farcet Fen, Huntingdonshire.
Queens Own (Royal West Kent) 2/20thLondon Regiment.
Northampton.

Friday 08/11/18 aged 20
Died of wounds, France.
St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, France.
S.III.DD.10
G/39298
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Son of George and Sarah Woodcock of Guntons Road, Newborough. Both buried in Newborough Church Yard. Inscription on grave stone says "Sarah Woodcock 6.7.31 Mother of Harry Woodcock, Died of wounds, Rouen, November 9th 1918.

Charles WRIGHT

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Newborough, Northants.
1st Bn Northamptonshire Regiment.
Peterborough.

12/11/18
Died, France.
Unknown
14876
Private.
Date of death given as the day after hostilities ceased.

Frederick WRIGHT

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Newborough, Northants.
2nd/5th Bn Lincolnshire Regiment.
Spalding, Lincs.
Newborough.
Thursday 21/03/18 aged 23
Killed in Action, France.
No known grave. Commemorated on Arras Memorial,
Pas de Calais, France. Panel 3 and 4.
11611
Private
Son of George and Eliza Wright of Willow Drove, Borough Fen, Newborough, Peterborough.

10 June 2001

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