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WELLINGBOROUGH WAR MEMORIAL
WORLD WAR 1 - SURNAMES W

World War 1
Compiled and copyright © 2009 - Chris Comber

WALDEN

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WALDEN

Edwin
Able Seaman 224196, H.M.S. "Hampshire.", Royal Navy. Died 5 June 1916. Aged 29. Son of Thomas and Mary Walden, of go, Alexandra Rd. Wellingborough, Northants. No known grave. Commemorated on PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, United Kingdom. 14

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WALES

Hubert [John]
Private 109249, 43rd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. Died 21 December 1919. Aged 29. Son of John and Lockham Wales; husband of Agnes Wales, of Roade. Born at Wellingborough. Buried in ROADE CEMETERY, United Kingdom. 358

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WALKER

John Thomas
Private 764355, 1st/28th Battalion, London Regiment (Artists' Rifles). Died 16 July 1918. Aged 22. Son of John Knight Walker and Alice Eliza Walker, of Knighton House, The Avenue, Wellingborough. Buried in EUSTON ROAD CEMETERY, COLINCAMPS, France. V. E. 4.

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Norman Phillip
Private 4950, "D" Company, 1st/15th Battalion, London Regiment (Prince of Wales' Own Civil Service Rifles). Died 15 September 1916. Aged 19. Son of John Knight Walker and Alice Eliza Walker, of Knighton House, The Avenue, Wellingborough, Northants. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, France. Pier and Face 13 C.

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Private 41476, 6th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died 2 April 1918. Aged 19. Son of John and Sarah Walker, of 8, High St. Place, Wellingborough. Buried in GOMMECOURT BRITISH CEMETERY NO.2, HEBUTERNE, France. IV. D. 24.

WALLIS

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WALLIS

Frederick William
Lance Corporal 15733, 34th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Died 23 July 1918. Aged 21. Son of Mrs. E. Wallis, of 41, Ferrestone Rd. Wellingborough, Northants. No known grave. Commemorated on SOISSONS MEMORIAL, France.

WARBOYS

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WARD

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WARNER

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Private 8995, 20th Hussars. Died 6 May 1915. Son of Ann Maria Warner, of 7, Hill St. Wellingborough, Northants. Buried in BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, NORD, France. II. A. 146.

WARNER

Horace
Private 8834, "D" Company, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died 21 November 1914. Aged 23. Son of James and Mary Ann Warner, of 19, Regent St. Finedon, Wellingborough. No known grave. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, France. Panel 28 to 30.

WASWICK

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WATSON

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WATTS

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WESLEY

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WEST

Albert Edward
Private 25418, 1st Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment. Died 29 August 1916. Aged 26. Son of John Ellis West and Mary Ann West, of 13, Old Farm Yard, Wellingborough, Northants. Native of Wellingborough. Buried in ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY, France. X. A. 11.

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WEST

George Harry
Corporal 15320, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died 2 August 1916. Aged 21. Son of Lizzie Annie West, of 113, Finedon Rd. Wellingborough. Buried in CAMBRIN CHURCHYARD EXTENSION, France. P. 17.

WESTNUTT

George Albert
Private 5505, 1/6th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. Killed in action 1 October 1916. Aged 25. Born and enlisted Wellingborough. Son of Mrs. Eliza Ann Westnutt, of 76, Mill Rd., Wellingborough, Northants. Formerly 3368, Northamptonshire Regiment. Buried in WARLENCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, FRance. Plot III. Row D. Grave 38.

WESTNUTT

Thomas
Private 8394, 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 3 November 1914. Aged 28. Born Cambridge, enlisted Northampton. Son of Mrs. Eliza Ann Westnutt, of 76, Mill Rd., Wellingborough. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 43 and 45.

WHARTON

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WHITNEY

Arthur William
Private 28231, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died 19 December 1918. Aged 37. Husband of Emma Jane Whitney, of 9, Gordon Rd. Wellingborough. Native of Wellingborough. Buried in CHARMES MILITARY CEMETERY, ESSEGNEY, France. I. G. 9.

WHYMANT

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WIBBEERLEY

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Private 20864, 14th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. Died 21 July 1916. Aged 22. Son of Mrs. E. Wibberley, of II, Compton Rd. Wellingborough, Northants. Buried in LA NEUVILLE BRITISH CEMETERY, CORBIE, France. I. D. 16.

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WILLENS

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WILSON

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Rifleman A/203357, 1st Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died 2 February 1917. Aged 25. Son of Thomas and Rose Hannah Wilson, of 59, Havelock St. Wellingborough. Buried in COURCELETTE BRITISH CEMETERY, France. I. D. 1.

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WILSON

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WOOD

Frederick James
Serjeant G/10709, "D" Company, 10th Battalion, The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment). Died 13 June 1917. Aged 23. Son of the late Frank and Amelia Wood; husband of Alice Edith Boyce, (formerly Wood), of 131, Albert Rd. Wellingborough, Northants. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Belgium. Panel 11 - 13 and 14.

WOOD

George Henry
Private 97530, 51st Battalion, Machine Gun Corps. Died 28 March 1918. Aged 32. Husband of P. Wood, of 21, Grove St. Wellingborough. Buried in MONT HUON MILITARY CEMETERY, LE TREPORT, France. VI. G. 1A.

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WOODHAMS

Frederick [Letts]
Private Deal/3739(S), R.M. Medical Unit, Royal Naval Division, Royal Marines. Died 26 October 1917. Aged 25. Son of Mary Jane Reading (formerly Woodhams), of 107, Finedon Rd. Wellingborough, Northants. and the late Frederick Woodhams. Native of Pytchley, Kettering, Northants. Buried in ST. JULIEN DRESSING STATION CEMETERY, Belgium. II. A. 5.

WOODING

Arthur [George]
Private 59, West Riding Mobile Sect. Army Veterinary Corps. Died 9 March 1915. Aged 25. Son of Mrs. Mary Ann Wooding, of 13, Havelock St. Wellingborough. Buried in WELLINGBOROUGH (DODDINGTON ROAD) CEMETERY, United Kingdom. G. 484.

WOOKEY

George William
Private 15075, 11th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Died 12 November 1915. Aged 21. Son of John Francis and Emma Wookey, of Red House, Finedon Rd. Wellingborough, Northants. Born at Great Doddington, Northants. Buried in POTIJZE BURIAL GROUND CEMETERY, Belgium. K. 5.

WOOLSTON

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WORLEY

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WORTH

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WORTLEY

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WRIGHT

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WRIGHT

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Private 18263, 1st Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died 10 April 1916. Aged 39. Husband of Agnes Mary Wright, of 41, Wood St. Wellingborough. Buried in ST. PATRICK'S CEMETERY, LOOS, France. III. G. 7.

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WYKKES

Colin Frederick
Private 41215, 9th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Died 15 April 1918. Aged 19. Son of Frederick Hensman Wykes and Emily Wykes, of 59, Midland Rd. Wellingborough, Northants. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Belgium. Panel 34 to 35 and 162A.

WYLDES

Herbert Jabez
Lance Corporal 1113, 3rd/1st, Northamptonshire Yeomanry. Died 3 September 1915. Son of Frederick and Sarah Priscilla Wyldes, of 41 Cambridge Street, Wellingborough. Buried in WELLINGBOROUGH (DODDINGTON ROAD) CEMETERY, United Kingdom. F. 1.

WYMAN

Olave John
Private 200213, 1st/4th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died 2 November 1917. Aged 21. Son of George and Susan Wyman, of 23, Grove St. Wellingborough. Buried in GAZA WAR CEMETERY, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza). XV. A. 13.

Last updated 12 February, 2017

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