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WELLINGBOROUGH WAR MEMORIAL
WORLD WAR 1 - SURNAMES G

World War 1
Compiled and copyright © 2009 - Chris Comber

GADD Horace Stanley
Private 46314, 143rd Company, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Died 26 August 1917. Aged 20. Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Gadd, of 121, Knox Rd. Wellingborough. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Belgium. Panel 154 to 159 and 163A.

GARDNER

Horace Herbert
Able Seaman London Z/2998, H.M.S. Queen Mary, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Lost with his ship at the Battle of Jutland 31 May 1916. Aged 20. Son of William and Fanny Gardner, of Pytchley Lodge, Isham Rd., Kettering, Northants. No known grave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 20.

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GARNER

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GARNER

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GARNER

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GARRETT

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Private 13469, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died 1 October 1917. Aged 21. Son of William and Emily Alice Garrett, of Willye Grange Cottage, Wellingborough. Buried in PROWSE POINT MILITARY CEMETERY, Belgium. IV. B. 1.

GAUNTROOY

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Private G/66955, Royal Fusiliers. Died 11 March 1919. Aged 38. Husband of Lilley Maria Gent, of 122, Midland Rd. Wellingborough. Buried in WELLINGBOROUGH (DODDINGTON ROAD) CEMETERY, United Kingdom. E. 367.

GENT

Frank Ernest
Lieutenant, "A" Company, 9th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own). Died 9 August 1915. Aged 22. Son of Maria Ann Gent, of Park Rd. Wellingborough, and the late Albert William Gent, J.P. An Undergraduate at King's College, Cambridge. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey (including Gallipoli). Panel 47 to 51.

GIBBINS

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GLOVER

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GLOVER

Edwin Thomas
Rifleman R/21400, 4th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died 6 October 1918. Aged 36. Son of Fanny and the late Alfred John Glover, of Wellingborough. Buried in GUIZANCOURT FARM CEMETERY, GOUY, France. C. 12.

GLOVER

Fred
Private 99202, 37th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Died 10 March 1918. Aged 28. Son of John Thomas and Angela Glover; husband of Edith Glover, of "Ker Even," Finedon Rd. Wellingborough. Buried in THE HUTS CEMETERY, Belgium. XV. B. 14.

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GOOD

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GOODES

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[Listed as A J GOODES on CWGC] Lance Corporal 55055, 21st Battalion, Manchester Regiment. Died 25 October 1918. Aged 21. Son of John Alfred and Annie Louise Goodes, of 67, Winstanley Rd. Wellingborough. Buried in PREMONT BRITISH CEMETERY, France. I. D. 19.

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GOODMAN

Charles John
Private 14514, 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died 10 August 1917. Aged 23. Son of John Goodman, of 4, Rockfield Cottages, Rock St. Wellingborough. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Belgium. Panel 43 and 45.

GOODNEY

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GOOSEY

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GOWER

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GRAY

Harris [Arthur William]
[CWGC and SSDGW list him as Harry] Private 270933, Hertfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 21st September 1917 in France & Flanders. Enlisted and resident Hertford. Formerly 2402, Hertfordshire Yeomanry. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 153.

From Andy Pay's research into the Marquis de Ruvigny's Roll of Honour the following:

Volume 2, Part 4, Page 68 - GRAY, Harris Arthur William - Private, No 270933,1st Battalion, The Hertfordshire Regiment(T.F)

Son of Frederick Gray, of 61, Knox Road, Wellingborough, by his wife, Katherine, dau. of Henry Harris of Hardingstone, co.Northants. Born Wellingborough, co.Northants, 14th May,1888; educated All Saints School there; was a Grocers Assistant; joined the Herts Yeomanry in May 1915; was transferred to the Hertfordshire Regiment Dec 1916; served with the Expeditionary Force in France and Flanders from the 24th of that month, and was killed in action 24th Sept,1917. Buried where he fell. His Commanding Officer wrote: " He was instantaneously killed by a shell whilst doing his duty, and made one supreme sacrifice for his King and Country. He was a brave man, and will be missed very much by all that knew him." Unm

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GREEN

Holman Leslie
Private 30296, 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died 3 May 1917. Aged 19. Son of Mr. and Mrs. T. A. Green, of 21, Silver St. Wellingborough. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, France. Bay 7.

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