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HADENHAM George
No further information currently available
HADENHAM Lawrence [George]
[Memorial Book states Second Lieutenant, 8th Battalion] Temporary Second Lieutenant, 9th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. Killed in action in France 18 July 1916. Baptised 31 March 1895 in Little Wenlock, Shropshire, resident with his parents Samuel and Harriet Hadenham in Little Wenlock. In the 1901 census he was aged 6, born Little Wenlock, Shropshire, son of Samuel and Harriet Hadenham, resident 91, Queens Road, Lowestoft, Mutford, Suffolk. Formerly Sergeant 4769, East Surrey Regiment. Buried in BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, NORD, Nord, France. Plot II. Row F. Grave 60. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HADINGHAM Stanley E J
Private G/2909 [SDGW] or C/2909 [CWGC], 7th Battalion, Buffs (East Kent Regiment). Killed in action 13 October 1917. Aged 20. Born Bungay, Beccles, Suffolk, enlisted Lowestoft, resident Oulton Broad, Suffolk. Son of James and Alice E. Hadingham, of Park Road Cottages, Rock Estate, Oulton Broad, Lowestoft, Suffolk. In the 1901 census he was aged 6, born Ditchingham, Norfolk, resident with his parents James and Alice E, at Cyprus Cottage, Oulton, Mutford, Suffolk. In th 1911 census he was aged 16, born Ditchingham, Norfolk, a Carter by trade, son of James and Alice, resident with his parents at 4 Park Road Rock Estate, Oulton Broad, Suffolk. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 17. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HAGG Arthur William
Private 13886, 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 23 March 1918 in France & Flanders. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Lowestoft. In the 1911 census he was aged 18, born Lowestoft, a Barker's Assistant, resident with his parents, William Thomas and MAry Ann Hagg, at 21 Anguish Street, Lowestoft, Suffolk. No known grave. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panel 25. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HALL George Henry
Private 353231, 12th Battalion, Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Killed in action 20 September 1917 in France & Flanders. Born Lowestoft, Suffolk, enlisted Lowestoft. Formerly TR/9/4141, Training Reserve Battalion and 13831, Suffolk Regiment. Buried in TYNE COT CEMETERY, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot LIV. Row G. Grave 4. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HALL Robert
Born Lowestoft 27 September 1867. Deck Hand in the Royal Naval Reserve on HM Drifter Dewey, his service number was 775SA (Ch). He was killed or died by means other than disease, accident or enemy action on 12 August 1917, his body was not recovered for burial. His next of kin was his widow Elizabeth A Hall, living 11 Princes Street, Ramsgate. His name is also on the Chatham Naval Memorial, Panel 25. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HALL Walter Charles
Private 12635, "D" Company, 2nd Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 23 September 1918 in France & Flanders. Aged 33. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Lowestoft. Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Hall, of 2, Spurgeon's St., Lowestoft. Buried in BEAUMETZ CROSS ROADS CEMETERY, BEAUMETZ-LES-CAMBRAI, Pas de Calais, France. Plot/Row/Section B. Grave 1. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HANTON Ernest Isaac
Private G/21878, 1st Battalion, Buffs (East Kent Regiment. Killed in action 7 December 1917. Aged 19. Born, resident and enlisted Lowestoft. Son of Isaac and Louisa Hanton, of The Lodge, Sanatorium, Lowestoft. Formerly 3859, 9th Kent Yeomanry Cyclist Regiment. Buried in FINS NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, SOREL-LE-GRAND, Somme, France. Plot II. Row G. Grave 7. See also Lowestoft St Andrews and Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HARBORD George Henry
Private 44869, 10th Battalion, Essex Regiment. Died of wounds in France 3 September 1918. Agd 19. Born and resident Outlon, Suffolk, enlisted Ipswich. Son of Mr. and Mrs. George Harbord, of "Hope Cottage," Hall Lane, Oulton, Lowestoft, Suffolk. Formerly 51840, Suffolk Regiment. Buried in DERNANCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot VIII. Row A. Grave 16. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HARDEN Harry Henry
Private 320720, 15th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action in France 2 September 1918. Aged 28. Born Yarmouth, Norfolk, enlisted Culford, Suffolk. Son of Edward Harden; husband of Rosetta Olive Harden, of 192, Greenstead Rd., Colchester. Born at Lowestoft although SDGW states Yarmouth (above). Formerly 2223, Suffolk Regiment. Buried in PERONNE ROAD CEMETERY, MARICOURT, Somme, France. Plot II. Row A. Grave 6. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HARDINGHAM William
No further information currently available. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HARPER Arthur [Frederick]
Guardsman 22918, 1st Battalion, Grenadier Guards. Killed in action 19 December 1916 in France & Flanders. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Lowestoft. Buried in COMBLES COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot VII. Row D. Grave 19. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HARPER Theophilus Norman
Private 3078, 4th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 1 November 1916 in France & Flanders. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Ipswich. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HARPER Walter
Deckhand 488DA, H.M. Trawler Senator, Royal Naval Reserve. Blown up off the Irish Coast by a mine 21 May 1917. Aged 31. Born 28 March 1884 in Ellough, Suffolk. Son of James Harper, of Warlingham, Beccles; husband of Amy Harper, of 64, Albany Cottage, Kirkley Row, Lowestoft. No known grave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 26. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HARPER Walter W
Seaman 3226A, Royal Naval Reserve. Died on service. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HART Albert [Townsend]
Private 30484, 4th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 24 March 1918 in France & Flanders. Aged 38. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Bury St. Edmunds, resident Lowestoft. Son of the late George and Mary Hart, of 46, Tonning St., Lowestoft. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 5. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HARVEY Henry George
Born Lowestoft 27 January 1896. Leading Deck Hand in the Royal Naval Reserve on HM Drifter Ocean Fisher, his service number was 10427DA (Ch). He was killed or died as a direct result of enemy action on 16 June 1918, his body was not recovered for burial. His next of kin was his wife Laura Harvey, formerly Doddington, living 48, Cornwall Road, Kirkley, Lowestoft, Suffolk. His name is also on the Chatham Naval Memorial, Panel 30. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HAWES Adrian Lancelot
Lieutenant, 52nd Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action in France 8 October 1918. Aged 26. Son of William Alfred and Jessie Farquharson Hawes, of 1, Pier Terrace, Lowestoft. Buried in CANTAING BRITISH CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot/Row/Section A. Grave 6. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HAWKES Henry Ernest
Private 681785, 75th Battalion, Canadian Infantry. Reported missing in action, pronounced killed in action 1 March 1917 during an attack near Vimy. Born 9 August 1884 in Suffolk. Husband of Agnes Hawkes, of 264 Queen St. West, Toronto, Canada. Machinist by trade. Attested and passed fit 29 April 1916 in Toronto, Canada, aged 31 years 8 months, height 5 feet 7 inches, chest 39 inches, fair complexion, blue eyes, light brown hair; religious denomination Church of England. Buried in LA CHAUDIERE MILITARY CEMETERY, VIMY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot X. Row A. Grave 11. National Archives of Canada Accession Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 4164 - 7 See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HAWKES Robert
No further information currently available. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HAYHOE Frederick Albert
Rifleman R/36743, 10th Battalion, King's Royal Rifle Corps attached to 59th Trench Mortar Battery. Died of wounds 20 September 1917 in France & Flanders. Aged 30. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Poplar, Middx., resident Lowestoft. Son of Mrs. F. Hayhoe, of 30, Mariners St., Lowestoft, and the late Mr. F. Hayhoe. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 115 to 119 and 162A and 163A. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HEATH Thomas Philip
Private 43023, 11th (Service) battalion (Cambridgeshire), Suffolk Regiment. Missing in action (presumed killed) in the Ypres sector, Belgium, between 9 and 19 April 1918. Aged 26. Born 11 April 1892, in Hertford, Hertfordshire, enlisted Lowestoft. Son of Thomas Philip Heath, tobacconist and news agent, and Louisa Anne (née Wright) Heath of 121, High Street, Lowestoft, Suffolk (later of 7, Wortley Terrace, Mundesley, Norfolk. He was christened 5 June 1892, in St. Andrew’s Church in Hertford and was unmarried. After the outbreak of war he enlisted in Lowestoft and originally served as 1441, Suffolk Cyclist Battalion. Later, he transferred to the 11th Suffolks. He was entitled to the War Medal 1914-1920 and the Victory Medal. No known grave. Commemorated on PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 3. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HEBBES

Arthur Ernest

Lieutenant, 4th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment attached Nigeria Regiment, W.A.F.F. Killed in action 28th November 1917. Aged 41. Son of Henry and Elizabeth Hebbes, of Aspley Heath, Woburn Sands, Beds. No known grave. Commemorated on HOLLYBROOK MEMORIAL, SOUTHAMPTON, Hampshire. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's

HELLEN John
Private 320307, 15th (Suffolk Yeomanry) Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action in France 5 September 1918. Born 12 March 1898 in Kirkley, Suffolk, enlisted Lowestoft. Formerly 2301, Suffolk Yeomanry. Admiited to St John's School, Lowestoft in 1906, relative of Harry Hellen. In the 1911 census he was aged 13, at school, born Kirkley, Suffolk, son of James and Rosa Hellen, grandson of Harry and Louisa Hellen, resident Savoy Cottage St Johns Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk. Buried in PERONNE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot III. Row N. Grave 23. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HENRY

Charles Burrell

Leading Seaman 172972, H.M.S. Pathfinder, Royal Navy. Misisng when his ship was torpedoed 5th September 1914. Aged 37. Long Service and Good Conduct Medal. Son of the late Thomas Barclay Henry, R.N., and Susan Dougall Henry, of Leith; husband of Caroline Elizabeth Henry, of 21, Trafalgar St., Lowestoft. No known grave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 1. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's

Note: HMS Pathfinder was a Pathfinder Class Scout Cruiser. She was torpedoed by German submarine U-21 near St Abbs Head. A single torpedo hit the forward magazine causing it to explode, Pathfinder sank in 4 minutes. She was the first British warship sunk by a submarine in World War 1.

HERBERT

Frederick [Noel]

Corporal 8448, 8th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action 1st July 1916. Aged 23. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Norwich. Son of Susannah Herbert, of 7, Ontario Rd., Lowestoft, and the late John Herbert. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 1 D. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's

HERRIVEN George [William]
Seaman 5977, H.M.S. "Pembroke", Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Died in Chatham Hospital 21st November 1914. Aged 20. Son of Mrs. Agnes Nash (formerly Herriven), 93, Cambridge Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk. Buried in Woodlands Cemetery, Gillingham, Kent. - Grave No: 14.707. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HERRIVEN George
Deckhand, R.N.R.T. - probably a duplicate entry
HICKS Joe
No further information currently available. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HINES James
No further information currently available. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HINES John William
Private 29350, 1/8th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action 15 June 1918. Aged 39. Born Oulton Broad, Suffolk, enlisted Lowestoft. Son of John and Eliza Hines, of Oulton Broad, Lowestoft, Suffolk; husband of Agnes Hines, 108, St. Peter's Street, Lowestoft. Formerly 36503, Suffolk Regiment. Buried in MAGNABOSCHI BRITISH CEMETERY, Italy. Plot 2. Row D. Grave 5. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HINES Robert James
Private 260205, 2/8th Battalion, Worcestershire Regiment. Died 19 August 1917. Aged 34. Son of James and Mary Hines, of Victoria Rd., Oulton Broad; husband of Eleanor Marie Gooch (formerly Hines), of 1, Bridge Rd., Oulton Broad, Lowestoft. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 75 to 77. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HOLBROOK Maurice Frederick Whyth
Private 10835, Machine Gun Squadron, 20th Hussars. Killed in action 30 May 1917 in France & Flanders. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Great Yarmouth, resident Lowestoft. Son of Mr. F. A. Holbrook, of 80, Sussex Rd., Lowestoft. Buried in UNICORN CEMETERY, VENDHUILE, Aisne, France. Plot II. Row H. Grave 11. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HOLLAND Michael [Daniel]
Born Lowestoft 25 July 1893. Deck Hand in the Royal Naval Reserve on HM Drifter Waltham, his service number was 2788DA (Ch). He was killed or died as a direct result of enemy action on 10 October 1917, his body was not recovered for burial. His next of kin was his wife Winifred E Holland, living 23 Windsor Terrace, Bay Road, Larne, Ireland. He was awarded the Silver Medal "For Zeal" (Russia). No known grave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 26. See also Lowestoft, Sailors & Fishermen's Bethel and Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HOLLOWAY Arthur Grayston
Second Lieutenant, 6th Battalion (Territorial) attached to 16th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment). Killed in action 24 March 1918. In the 1911 census he was aged 14, at school, born Carborough, Yorkshire, resident with his parents, Arthur and MAggie Holloway, at 35 Queens Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk. No known grave. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panel 52 to 54. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HOOD George Harold
Private 43758, 15th (Hampshire Yeomanry - Service) Battalion, Hampshire Regiment. Killed in action 4 September 1918 in France & Flanders. Aged 21. Born Lowestoft, Suffolk, enlisted Lowestoft, Suffolk. Son of George and Matilda Hood, of 3, Payne St., South Lowestoft. Formerly 65151, Royal Army Medical Corps. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 88 to 90 and 162. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HOOK John Malcolm
Private 17728, 9th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 8 August 1916 in France & Flanders. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Lowestoft. Buried in AUCHONVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY, Somme, France. Plot II. Row G. Grave 2. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HORN Amos [Charles]
Private 43115, 6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 28 October 1916. Aged 23. Born Kirkley Run, Suffolk, enlisted Lowestoft. Son of Mrs. Soanes, of Kirkley Run, Lowestoft; husband of Mrs. H. Rose (formerly Horn), of 14, Marsh Rd., Oulton Broad, Lowestoft. Formerly 26346, Bedfordshire Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 11 A and 11 D. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HORNE S
Private, Norfolk Regiment. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HORTON

George Humphrey

Engineman 376ES, H.M. Tralwer "Yucca", Royal Naval Reserve. Lost at sea 24th April 1918. Aged 42. Son of the late Thomas Bryant Horton, of 106, Lakedale Rd., Plumstead, London; husband of Florence Horton, of 70, Norwich Rd., Lowestoft. No known grave. Commemorated on PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Devon. Panel 29. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's

HOWARD Ben
No further information currently available. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HOWARD F W
Private 7285, Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action. Probably a duplicate entry of the man below.
HOWARD

Fred William

Private 3/7285, 8th Battalion, Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action 22nd October 1917. Aged 22. Born St Stephen's Norwich, enlisted Norwich. Son of Mr. and Mrs. F. Howard, of 7, Selby St., Lowestoft; husband of Bessie Mitchell (formerly Howard), of 7, Bruce St., South Lowestoft. No know grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 34 to 35 and 162A. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's

HOWE William
Private 40156, 8th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 18 April 1917. Born and resident Lowestoft, enlisted Bury St Edmunds. Formerly 28272, Essex Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 41. See also Lowestoft St Andrews, Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's
HOWLETT Ivan
[Memorial states Royal Naval Reserve] Leading Stoker K/1642, H.M.S. Queen Mary, Royal Navy. Died 31 May 1916. Brother of Harold Robert Howlett, of 22, Bevan St., Lowestoft, Suffolk. Awarded Africa General Service Medal (Somaliland Clasp) and Naval General Service Medal (Persian Gulf). No known grave. Commemorated on PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire. Panel 16. See also Lowestoft St Andrews, Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's
HOWLETT James Frederick
Skipper, H.M. Drifter "Datum", Royal Naval Reserve. Missing believed killed in action 26 October 1916. No known grave. Commemorated on CATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 18. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HUKE Alfred Watson
Private G/63278, 12th Battalion, Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment) posted to 19th Battalion, London Regiment. Died of wounds in France 1 September 1918. Aged 39. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Bury St Edmunds. Son of Mr. T. Huke, of Old Nelson St., Lowestoft; husband of Lilian A. Huke, of 3, Russell Terrace, Fir Lane, Oulton, Lowestoft. Formerly 400438, Essex Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, Pas de calais, France. Panel 8-9. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HULME Leslie
Private 43068, 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 30 November 1917. Aged 23. Enlisted Lowestoft. Son of Mrs. R. Hulme, of 1, Sunnyside Cottages, Oulton Broad, Lowestoft. Formerly 2055, Suffolk Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL, Nord, France. Panel 4. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HUNT Ephraim
2nd Hand 968SA, H.M. Drifter "Datum", Royal Naval Reserve. Missing believed killed in action 26 October 1916. In the 1901 census he was aged 32, married to Elizabeth F, a Smacksman, born Hopton, Suffolk, father of three, resident 5, Rant Score East, Lowestoft, Mutford, Suffolk. No known grave. Commemorated on CATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 18. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HUNT Francis R aka Frank
Deck Hand 7824DA, H.M. Drifter "Tuberose", Royal Naval Reserve. Missing when his ship was sunk by a mine 31 August 1916. In the 1901 census he was aged 3, born Lowestoft, son of Arthur A and Calara, resident 1, St Johns Road, Florence Place, Lowestoft, Mutford, Suffolk. No known grave. Commemorated on CATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 19. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's
HUNT Frederick [Alfred]
Private 66386, 12th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment). Killed in action 31 July 1917. Aged 19. Born Worcester, enlisted Northampton, resident Peterborough. 66386 Formerly 23955, Northamptonshire Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 6 and 8.See also Lowestoft St Andrews, Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's
HUNTER William
No further information currently available. See also Lowestoft, St Margaret's

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