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BOER WAR MEMORIAL, CHIEVELEY, SOUTH AFRICA

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Compiled and Copyright © Martin Edwards 2010

The Chieveley South African War memorial takes the form of a rough hewn stone obelisk holding the names of 134 men who gave their lives during the South African War from the British Contingent.

Photographs Copyright © Brian Kaighin 2010

1899 - 1902
IN MEMORY OF THE OFFICERS AND MEN
WHO DIED AT AND NEAR CHIEVELEY
DECEMBER 1899 MAY 1900

FOUR UNKNOWN BRITISH SOLDIERS

WOLFE  
Petty Officer, Naval Brigade, Royal Navy. Died, 8 April 1900,
ROLLS A P
Stoker, Naval Brigade, Royal Navy. Died, 7 April 1900,
DACEY J
Able Seaman, Naval Brigade, Royal Navy. Died, 9 May 1900,
DEWS J
Able Seaman, Naval Brigade, Royal Navy. Died, 14 April 1900.
READ W
Able Seaman, Naval Brigade, Royal Navy. Died, 7 April 1900.
WHITELOCK F
Bombardier, Royal Artillery. Died, 10 March 1900.
BENNETT F
Driver, Royal Artillery. Died, 20 May 1900.
McDERMOTT W
Driver, Royal Artillery. Died, 4 March 1900.
PHILLIPS C
Driver, Royal Artillery. Died, 11 March 1900.
McGRATH J
Private, 5th Lancers. Died, 24 March 1900.
WAIN J
Private, 5th Lancers. Died, 15 April 1900.
WEBBER J
Private, 5th Lancers. Died, 26 March 1900.
GILLAM J
Private, 13th Hussars. Died, 24 March 1900.
De CLIFFORD H
Corporal, 19th Hussars. Died, 19 March 1900.
ABECKITT T
Private, 19th Hussars. Died, 4 April 1900.
GREEN C
Private, 19th Hussars. Died, 27 March 1900.
MANNION J
Private, 19th Hussars. Died, 30 March 1900.
WILSON T
Private, 19th Hussars. Died, 27 March 1900.
DAVIDSON  
Lieutenant, Royal Lancaster Regiment. Died, 24 February 1900.
TARLINGTON W
Private, Royal Lancaster Regiment. Died, 26 February 1900.
JONES J
Private, Royal Lancaster Regiment. Died, 27 February 1900.
LODER G
Private, Royal Lancaster Regiment. Died, 24 February 1900.
POPE J
Corporal, Devonshire Regiment. Died, 24 February 1900.
BERRY W
Private, Devonshire Regiment. Died, 29 April 1900.
GRAY G
Private, Devonshire Regiment. Died, 17 December 1899.
GRAYDON H
Private, Devonshire Regiment. Died, 27 April 1900.
HOLLAND J
Private, Devonshire Regiment. Died, 22 April 1900.
NEWBERRY S
Private, Devonshire Regiment. Died, 22 April 1900.
PADDON E
Private, Devonshire Regiment. Died, 4 April 1900.
ALLSWORTH H
Lance Corporal, Somersetshire Light Infantry. Died, 28 February 1900.
CROKER G
Private, Somersetshire Light Infantry. Died, 24 February 1900.
FOLEY J
Private, Somersetshire Light Infantry. Died, 10 March 1900.
LEGG A
Private, Somersetshire Light Infantry. Died, 2 March 1900.
MATHERICK J
Private, Somersetshire Light Infantry. Died, 23 April 1900.
ROBINS C
Private, Somersetshire Light Infantry. Died, 6 April 1900.
TANNER J
Private, Somersetshire Light Infantry. Died, 10 March 1900.
THORNE T
Private, Somersetshire Light Infantry. Died, 6 April 1900.
DAWSON J H H
Lance Corporal, West Yorkshire Regiment. Died, 9 May 1900.
HEWETT J
Private, West Yorkshire Regiment. Died, 21 February 1900.
LOFTUS  
Private, West Yorkshire Regiment. Died, 21 February 1900.
STARKEY W J
Lance Sergeant, Leicestershire Regiment. Died, 1 May 1900.
WALSH E
Lance Corporal, Leicestershire Regiment. Died, 2 April 1900.
MARTIN G
Private, Leicestershire Regiment. Died, 2 April 1900.
SALTER T
Private, Leicestershire Regiment. Died, 29 April 1900.
OWEN A
Lance Sergeant, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died, 13 February 1900.
PICKWICK R J
Private, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died, 26 January 1900.
SMITH J
Private, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Died, 27 February 1900.
STROUD  
Private, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Died, 9 February 1900.
VIPOND E
Private, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Died, 14 February 1900.
WILLIAMS W
Private, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Died, 14 February 1900.
FRAMPTON  
Lance Corporal, Scottish Rifles. Died, 22 April 1900.
BROWN J
Private, Scottish Rifles. Died, 21 May 1900.
WATT N
Private, Scottish Rifles. Died, 22 May 1900.
CULLEY E
Private, Inniskilling Fusiliers. Died, 27 February 1900.
GIBBIN J
Private, Inniskilling Fusiliers. Died, 16 December 1899.
GRIBBEN J
Private, Inniskilling Fusiliers. Died, 16 December 1899.
HAMILTON R
Private, Inniskilling Fusiliers. Died, 1 March 1900.
JONES W T
Private, Inniskilling Fusiliers. Died, 2 March 1900.
MULLEN T
Private, Inniskilling Fusiliers. Died, 4 March 1900.
NESBITT G
Private, Inniskilling Fusiliers. Died, 1 March 1900.
POULTON C
Private, Inniskilling Fusiliers. Died, 4 March 1900.
REYNOLDS P
Private, Inniskilling Fusiliers. Died, 27 February 1900.
RORISON R
Private, Inniskilling Fusiliers. Died, 17 December 1899.
GRAINGER W
Private, Gloucestershire Regiment. Died, 23 April 1900.
HEALING A
Private, East Surrey Regiment. Died, 6 May 1900.
WOODEN F
Private, East Surrey Regiment. Died, 24 April 1900.
HERRING W
Private, Border Regiment. Died, 11 April 1900.
COOK T
Lance Corporal, Dorsetshire Regiment. Died, 16 March 1900.
DEWHURST J
Private, South Lancashire Regiment. Died, 22 April 1900.
STONE A
Lance Corporal, 2nd, Royal West Surrey Regiment (The Queen's). Died, 8 May 1900.
BARGE J
Private, 2nd, Royal West Surrey Regiment (The Queen's). Died, 9 May 1900.
BEVAN C
Private, 2nd, Royal West Surrey Regiment (The Queen's). Died, 5 May 1900.
CAPELL T
Private, 2nd, Royal West Surrey Regiment (The Queen's). Died, 17 December 1899.
LAY J
Private, 2nd, Royal West Surrey Regiment (The Queen's). Died, 28 February 1900.
TYLER A
Private, 2nd, Royal West Surrey Regiment (The Queen's). Died, 9 May 1900.
GIBBEN T
Private, Middlesex Regiment. Died, 14 May 1900.
MARWICK A
Private, Middlesex Regiment. Died, 11 March 1900.
STEPHENS  
Private, Middlesex Regiment. Died, 26 March 1900.
ROBERTS The Honourable F H S
Lieutenant, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died, 16 December 1899, Victoria Cross (VC)
PAYNE F W
Corporal, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died, 28 April 1900.
SMITH T G
Corporal, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died, 24 March 1900.
GREGORY W
Lance Corporal, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died, 15 April 1900.
EDDLESTONE G
Private, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died, 3 May 1900.
HAMMOND G
Private, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died, 22 March 1900.
JOHNSTON G
Private, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died, 22 March 1900.
McGUIRE G
Private, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died, 16 April 1900.
NORRIE B
Private, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died, 28 April 1900.
STANNARD A
Private, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died, 2 May 1900.
WILSON H
Private, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died, 30 March 1900.
WOODCOCK M
Private, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died, 27 March 1900.
WOOLISCROFT F
Private, King's Royal Rifle Corps. Died, 9 April 1900.
SHARPLES F
Sergeant, Manchester Regiment. Died, 17 May 1900.
JAMES H
Lance Corporal, Manchester Regiment. Died, 24 March 1900.
BURGESS W
Private, Manchester Regiment. Died, 24 March 1900.
KELLY W
Private, Manchester Regiment. Died, 4 May 1900.
THOMPSON F
Private, Manchester Regiment. Died, 11 April 1900.
GREEN G A
Sergeant, York and Lancaster Regiment. Died, 30 March 1900.
JONES S
Private, Durham Light Infantry. Died, 17 April 1900.
DUNCAN A
Private, Gordon Highlanders. Died, 10 April 1900.
THOMPSON D E
Private, Gordon Highlanders. Died, 1 May 1900.
MAHONEY W
Private, Royal Irish Fusiliers. Died, 8 May 1900.
WARD T
Private, Royal Irish Fusiliers. Died, 1 March 1900.
McMEEKIN W
Private, Royal Irish Rifles. Died, 30 April 1900.
GIBSON  
Lance Corporal, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Died, 15 December 1899.
KEOGH P
Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Died, 5 May 1900.
MARTIN J
Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Died, 25 April 1900.
OLDHAM  
Private, Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Died, 2 March 1900.
NASH E
Sergeant, Connaught Rangers. Died, 10 March 1900.
WORROD G
Sergeant, Connaught Rangers. Died, 14 April 1900.
BRENNAN J
Private, Connaught Rangers. Died, 23 February 1900.
SMITH A E
Acting Corporal, Rifle Brigade. Died, 26 April 1900.
SWABEY W
Corporal, Rifle Brigade. Died, 13 May 1900.
GRIFFITHS F
Rifleman, Rifle Brigade. Died, 27 April 1900.
POLL H
Rifleman, Rifle Brigade. Died, 1 April 1900.
SHAW H
Rifleman, Rifle Brigade. Died, 17 May 1900.
SLOAN H
Rifleman, Rifle Brigade. Died, 28 May 1900.
WEBSTER J
Rifleman, Rifle Brigade. Died, 25 April 1900.
WOOD J
Sapper, Royal Engineers. Died, 11 April 1900.
BARRY R
Staff Sergeant, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died, 23 May 1900.
GRAY H
Corporal, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died, 20 May 1900.
PHILLIPS A
Private, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died, 20 April 1900.
FOGGO F
Quartermaster Sergeant, Army Service Corps. Died, 25 February 1900.
LAKE H
Sergeant, Army Service Corps. Died, 12 May 1900.
ROUTLEY G
Sergeant, Army Service Corps. Died, 7 May 1900.
PETTIFER T
Corporal, Army Service Corps. Died, 23 April 1900.
KING D
Driver, Army Service Corps. Died, 26 April 1900.
MAPLESON H
Trooper, Imperial Light Horse. Died, 16 April 1900.
ROUGEMONT C M De
Captain, South African Light Horse. Died, 24 January 1900.
MYALL P
Colour Sergeant, Thorney Croft's Mounted Infantry. Died, 16 December 1899.
LAVENDER C E
Private, Thorney Croft's Mounted Infantry. Died, 16 December 1899.
CATT G
Private, Imperial Light Infantry. Died, 22 March 1900.
HUNTER C
Private, Imperial Light Infantry. Died, 27 March 1900.
WARDEN W
Private, Imperial Light Infantry. Died, 10 March 1900.
HALL-OWEN W
Captain, Victorian Militia. Died, 5 April 1900.

Last updated 13 April, 2010

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