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WELLINGBOROUGH WAR MEMORIAL
WORLD WAR 1 - SURNAMES C

World War 1
Compiled and copyright © 2009 - Chris Comber

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CAMMELL

William George
[Listed as geoprge William on CWGC] Rifleman C/1135, 16th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died 29 July 1916. Aged 24. Son of Robert Charles and Annie Cammell, of Wellingborough. Buried in WELLINGBOROUGH (DODDINGTON ROAD) CEMETERY, United Kingdom. H. 262.
CAMPKIN Reginald
Lieutenant, "A" Company, 119th Battalion, Canadian Infantry. Died 27 August 1918. Aged 31. Son of Walter and Emily Campkin; husband of Elsie May Campkin, corner of Queen and Mary Streets, Brampton, Ontario. Born at Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England. Buried in LIGNY-ST. FLOCHEL BRITISH CEMETERY, AVERDOINGT, France. II. D. 17.
CAPON
Percy William
Private 16035, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 9th May 1915. Aged 21. Born St Luke's, Wellingborough, enlisted Rushden. Son of Arthur and Adelaide Mary Capon, of 82, Elsden Rd., Wellingborough. No known grave. Commemorated on PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 7.
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CARTER
George James
Private 12890, 25th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). Killed in action in East Africa 18 August 1917. Born and resident Ealrs barton, enlisted Wellingborough.

CARTWRIGHT

Leonard
Sapper 290787, 96th Railway Operating Company, Royal Engineers. Died at sea 30 December 1917. Born Shifnal, Shropshire, enlisted Kettering, resident Wellingborough.
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CASHMORE
George Herbert
Private 21387, 11th Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment. Killed in action 8 August 1916. Born Wellingborough, enlisted Leicester.
CHAMBERS
Sidney [Arthur]
Lance Corporal 9816, 2nd Battalion, Northqamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 27 May 1918. Aged 22. Born All Saints, Northampton, enlisted Wellingborough. Son of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Chambers, of 3, Midland Cottages, Finedon Rd. Wellingborough. No known grave. Commemorated on SOISSONS MEMORIAL, France.
CHARLES
Horace Herbert
Private 58136, 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 29 September 1918. Aged 22. Born Wellingborough, enlisted Northampton.
CHATFIELD Arthur
Private 9054, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died 9 May 1915. Aged 22. Son of Mrs. S.J. Chatfield, of 16, Mill Rd Wellingborough. No known grave. Commemorated on PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, Belgium. Panel 7.
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CHURCH
William Henry aka Harry
Private 30316, 1st Battalion, King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment). Killed in action 4 December 1917. Aged 20. Born Wellingborough, enlisted Northampton. Son of James and Charlotte Ann Church, of Poplar Cottages, West Street, Wellingborough. Formerly 6414, Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment). Buried in CALAIS SOUTHERN CEMETERY, France. Plot E. Row 1. Grave 5.
CLAPHAM
Alfred
Private 72833, 13th Field Ambulance. Royal Army Medical Corps. Killed in action 5 November 1917. Aged 26. Enlisted Wellingborough. Son of Henry and Margaret Clapham, of 36, North St. Wellingborough. Buried in MENIN ROAD SOUTH MILITARY CEMETERY, Belgium. Plot III. Row G. Grave 3.

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CLARK
Charles Frederick
Private 33062, 11th Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment. Killed in action 12 May 1917. Born and resident Wellingborough, enlisted Northampton.
CLARK Charles Henry
[Listed as CLARKE on CWGC] Private 10855, 9th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Died 4 October 1918. Aged 23. Son of Allan W. Clark, of 23, Oxford St. Wellingborough. Buried in DADIZEELE NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, Belgium. V. C. 8.
CLARK
John [Thomas]
Private 31031, 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 29 September 1918. Aged 22. Born St Luke's, Wellingborough, enlisted Wellingborough. Son of Charles and Agnes Alice Clark, of 19, Chace Rd. Wellingborough, Northants. No known grave. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, France. Panel 7.
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CLARKE
Herbert Arthur
lance Corporal 86781, 170th Tunnelling Company, Royal Engineers. Killed in action 6 August 1915. Aged 33. Born Wellingborough, enlisted London.Son of Mary Ann Clarke, of 19, Hatton Park Rd. Wellingborough, Northants. Buried in CAMBRIN MILITARY CEMETERY, France. Plot/Row/Section B. Grave 11.
CLARKE
Walter Frederick
Private 43009, 11th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 19 April 1918. Born and enlisted Wellingborough. Formerly 39556, Northamptonshire Regiment.
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CLAYSON
Charles
Regimental Serjeant Major 429, 1/4th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died in Egypt 22 October 1915. Born St Luke's Wellingborough, enlisted Wellingborough.
CLEAVELEY
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CLEAVER
Frederick
Private 29221, 9th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Killed in action 11 July 1917. Aged 32. Born Pytchley, Northants., enlisted and resident Wellingborough. Son of the late Mr. W. and Mrs. E. Cleaver, of Wellingborough; husband of Mrs. A. E. Sturgess (formerly Cleaver), of 12, Milton Rd. Little Irchester, Northants. Buried in FEUCHY CHAPEL BRITISH CEMETERY, WANCOURT, France. Plot I. Row A. Grave 12.
CLEAVER
George
Private 24846, 5th Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 9 April 1917. Born Braybrook, Northants., enlisted Oxford, resident Wellinngborough.
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Private 10457, 1st Battalion, Royal Scots. Died 23 October 1918. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Clements, of 29, Knight St. Wellingborough. Buried in MIKRA BRITISH CEMETERY, KALAMARIA, Greece. 647
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COALES Stephen James
Second Lieutenant, 6th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). Died 18 September 1916. Aged 41. Son of John and Sarah Elizabeth Coales, of Wellingborough; husband of Annie E. K. Coales, of 7, Market Sq. Wellingborough. Buried in HABARCQ COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, France. VIII. C. 4.
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COBLEY
Harry
Private 16911, 7th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 27 September 1915. Aged 25. Born Wellingborough, enlisted Northampton. Son of George and Sarah Arm Cobley, of 31, Falk Rd. Wellingborough; husband of Annie Evelyn Cobley, of 17, Stanley Rd. Wellingborough. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, France. Panel 91 to 93.
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COLDICOTT
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COLEBURT George Thomas
Private S4/143424, 31st Field Butchery, Army Service Corps. Died 16 July 1917. Aged 24. Son of George and Elizabeth Colbert; husband of Ida Colbert, of Huntingdon St. St. Neots, Hunts. Born at Wellingborough. Buried in BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY, Iraq. XX. K. 1.
COLES
Frank
Private 27215, 5th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 26 September 1918. Born Wellingborough, enlisted Northampton.
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CONHAM

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CONROY
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COOCH

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COOK Frederick
Mate, Royal Navy. Died 5 June 1916. Aged 28. Son of Mrs. Sarah Cook, of 131, Highfield Rd. Wellingborough, Northants. Buried in LYNESS ROYAL NAVAL CEMETERY, United Kingdom. F. 2.
COOK
George William
Private DM2/153962, 626th M.T. Company, Royal Army Service Corps. Died at sea 22 July 1918. Aged 25. Born and resident Wellingborough, enlisted Trowbridge. Son of George and Ellen Cook, of 11, Doddington Rd. Wellingborough. Buried in HOLLYBROOK MEMORIAL, SOUTHAMPTON, United Kingdom.
COOK
John William
Private 26457, 8th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 25 September 1916. Born and enlisted Northampton, resident Wellingborough.
COOMBS Bernard
Private 200080, 1st/4th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died 19 April 1917. Aged 25. Son of David and Harriett Coombs, of 3, Chequers Lane, Wellingborough, Northants. No known grave. Commemorated on JERUSALEM MEMORIAL, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza). Panel 40.
COOMBS
Ernest
Private 13430, 5th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 20 September 1918. Aged 22. Born Wellingborough, enlisted Northampton. Son of John and Mary Ann Coombs, of 26, Newcomen Rd. Wellingborough, Northants. Enlisted Aug. 1914. No known grave. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, France. Panel 7.
COOMBS
Frank
[Spelt COOMBES on CWGC] Private 17115, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 9 May 1915. Aged 31. Born Wellingborough, enlisted Northampton. Son of William Coombes and Eliza Coombes, of Wellingborough. No known grave. Commemorated on PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, Belgium. Panel 7.
COOMBS Josiah William
Lance Corporal 13310, 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died 11 October 1918. Aged 26. Son of Mrs. N. Coombs, of 70, Gold St. Wellingborough. Buried in LA VALLEE-MULATRE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, France. 1
COOPER
William
Private 146059, Northamptonshire Yeomanry. Died 23 March 1918. Aged 19. Son of Frederick and Ellen Cooper, of 155, Wellingborough Rd. Northampton. Buried in NORTHAMPTON (BILLING ROAD) CEMETERY, United Kingdom. Screen Wall. 51. A2/2433.
COPE
Thomas
Private 3/10021, 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 9 May 1915. Born Wellingborough, enlisted Northampton.
CORY
Bernard [Horace]
Private G/68499, 17th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). Died of wounds 18 April 1918. Enlisted Kettering, resident Wellingborough. Formerly 33838, East Surrey Regiment.
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COSFORD
Harry
Private 18783, 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 7 June 1916. Aged 19. Born and enlisted Wellingborough. Son of E. G. and Mary Cosford, of 10, Knox Rd. Wellingborough, Northants. Buried in MAROC BRITISH CEMETERY, GRENAY, France. Plot I. Row F. Grave 7.

COWPER

Harry [Pearson]
Private 24390, 8th Battalion, King's Own (Royal Lancashire Regiment). Killed in action 16 June 1917. Born Wellingborough, enlisted Blackpool.

COX

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Private 17852, "D" Company, 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died 29 September 1915. Aged 18. Son of H. J. and Annie Cox, of 6, Rock St. Wellingborough. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, France. Panel 91 to 93.

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CRADDOCK

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CRADDOCK

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CRAWLEY

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possibly Alfred James CRAWLEY, Private 45463, 16th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers. Died 23 August 1918. Aged 23. Son of Mr. and Mrs. A. Crawley, of 21, Albert Rd. Wellingborough. No known grave. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, France. Panel 5 and 6.

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CREIGHTON

Arthur Barton
Private 7035, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 10 February 1915. Born circa 1880 in All Saints, Wellingborough, enlisted Wellingborough. Son of Barton (died prior to 1901) and Charlotte Creighton, they lived at 31 Newcomen Road, Wellingborough. In the 1901 census he was a boot clicker, aged 20, born Wellingborough, resident with his brother Horace (see below) and his widowed mother, Charlotte Creighton, at 7, Broad Green, Gibbins Row, Wellingborough. Buried in GUARDS CEMETERY, WINDY CORNER, CUINCHY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot IX. Row C. Grave 41.

CREIGHTON

Horace John
Acting Serjeant 8336, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 14 March 1915. Born All Saints, Wellingborough, enlisted Wellingborough. In the 1901 census he was a errand boy, aged 14, born Wellingborough, resident with his brother Arthur (see above) and his widowed mother, Charlotte Creighton, at 7, Broad Green, Gibbins Row, Wellingborough. No known grave. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 28 to 30.

CROSS

Walter
Private 331097, "C" Company, 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 9 August 1917. Aged 31. Born and enlisted Wellingborough. Husband of Ellen Cross, of 5, Alexandra Rd. Wellingborough, Northants. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, France. Bay 4.

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