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YARWELL WAR MEMORIAL

Compiled and copyright © 2004 Ernie Rusdale

ANDREWS William
Private, 16538, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Aubers Ridge 09-05-15, aged 21. Born Yarwell, enlisted Peterborough. Son of Mr. and Mrs. W. Andrews, Yarwell, Peterborough. Commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial, Panel 07.
BLADES Harry
Private, 245089, 1/6th Manchester Regiment. Killed in action 20-07-18, aged 26. Formerly 204453, Middlesex Regiment. Born Yarwell, enlisted Kings Cliffe. Buried in Bertrancourt Military Cemetery, Grave II.E.25.
BLADES William
Private, G/7834, 9th Royal Sussex Regiment. Killed in action Loos 25-09-15. Born Yarwell, enlisted Northampton. Commemorated on Loos Memorial, Panels 69/73.
CLIPSHAM Arthur Edward
Private, G/18340, 11th Queen’s Own, Royal West Kent Regiment. Killed in action 27-05-17. Born and resident Yarwell, enlisted Northampton. Buried in Dickebusch New Military Cemetery Extension, Grave III.A.07.
CLIPSHAM Thomas
Private, G/63261, 1/19th London Regiment. Died of wounds 01-09-18. Formerly G/14526, Northamptonshire Regiment. Born and resident Yarwell, enlisted Northampton. Buried in Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-L’Abbe, Grave VII.B.63.
DICKERSON W H
Believed to be: L/Corporal, 12916, William Henry Dickerson, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Aubers Ridge on 09-05-15, aged 20. Born Irthlingborough, enlisted Peterborough. Son of William and Martha Dickerson, 12, Castle Street, Northampton. Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.
ELLIS Charles
Private, 22938, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds 01-08-17, aged 21. Born Oakhampton, enlisted Oundle, Northants. Son of Charles and Ellen Ellis, Yarwell, Peterborough. Buried in Etaples Military Cemetery, Grave XXII.N.23A.
FELLOWES William
[Spelt FELLOWS on memorial] Rifleman 1088, 2nd Battalion, Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort's Own). Killed in action 9th May 1915. Born Merton [SDGW states Tooting], Surrey, in 1886, enlisted London, resident Wansford, Northamptonshire. A twin son of George Fellowes and Sarah Hammett who lived in Yarwell until post 1921. No known grave. Commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 10.
FIELDING James
Private, 33928, 1st Essex Regiment. Died of wounds 19-06-18, aged 29. Born Yarwell, enlisted Thrapston. Son of Mr. and Mrs. James Fielding, Yarwell, Peterborough. Buried in Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport, Grave V.K.85.
LONGFOOT Horace William
Private, 15515, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds on 05-01-15. Born Yarwell, enlisted Peterborough. Buried in Royal Irish Rifles Graveyard, Laventie, Grave III.H.05.
MANN A
No further information currently.
SHARPE William Harry
Private, 3/10074, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Wounded Aubers Ridge 09-05-15: died of wounds 12-05-15, aged 19. Born Kings Cliffe, enlisted and resident Peterborough. Son of Harry and Sarah Sharpe, Yarwell, Peterborough. Buried in Lillers Communal Cemetery, Grave III.A.39.
WEST Wilfred Scrimshaw
L/Corporal, 10886, 1st Coldstream Guards. Killed in action 22-12-14, aged 20. Born Wood Newton, enlisted Northampton. Son of Edward and Elizabeth West, Yarwell, Peterborough. Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, Panels 02/03.
Not Recorded on Memorial
BUSHBY Charles
Private, G/17974, 52nd The Queen’s, Royal West Surrey Regiment. Died at home 19-04-17. Born and resident Yarwell, enlisted Northampton. No Trace CWGC.
LONGFOOT Harry
Private, 88905, Machine Gun Corps. Killed in action 21-03-18. Formerly 45030, Suffolk Regiment. Born Yarwell, enlisted Peterborough. Buried in Grand-Seraucourt British Cemetery, St. Quentin, Grave II.F.12.
TURNILL Noel
Private, 204339, 12th East Surrey Regiment. Killed in action 21-09-17, aged 27. Formerly 9296, Bedfordshire Memorial. Born Yarwell, enlisted Peterborough. Son of Mr. C. Turnill, Barrowden, Stamford; husband of Ellen Kirby (formerly Turnill), Uffington, Stamford. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 79/80 and 163A.
UPEX James Albert Elijah
Private, 276208, 6th Essex Regiment. Died Palestine 13-09-17. Born Warmington, enlisted Northampton, resident Yarwell. Buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, Iraq, Grave XXI.G.38.
WESTON Charles William
Private, 20039, 5th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 03-03-16. Born Yarwell, enlisted Peterborough. Commemorated on Loos Memorial, Panels 91/93.

28 August 2005

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