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LOWESTOFT WAR MEMORIAL, SURNAMES M

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Compiled and copyright © Transcribed and researched Martin Edwards 2017

MALLETT Cecil [Horace]
[Listed in book as Second Lieutenant, 6th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in France.] Sub-Lieutenant, Anson Battalion, Royal Naval Division, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Died 12 April 1918. Son of Frank Cecil and Edith Mary Mallett, of "Ardgowan " Yarmouth Rd, Lowestoft. Buried in WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot IV. Row C. Grave 1. See also Lowestoft St Andrews and Lowestoft St Margaret's
MALLETT John Edward
Private 320243, 15th (Suffolk Yeomanry) Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action in France 5 September 1918. Enlisted Culford. Formerly 2182, Suffolk Yeomanry. No known grave. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 4. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MANN Bernard J
Corporal 320836, 15th (Suffolk Yeomanry) Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 5 September 1918 in France & Flanders. Aged 20. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Lowestoft. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Mann, of 103, Clapham Rd., Lowestoft, Suffolk. Formerly 20308, Suffolk Regiment. Buried in PERONNE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Somme, France. Plot III. Row N. Grave 24. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MANNING Bertie [Wilfred Theodore]
Private 34269, 9th Battalion, Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own (Yorkshire Regiment). Killed in action 5 October 1918 in France & Flanders. Aged 26. Born Lowestoft, Norfolk, enlisted Lowestoft. Son of George and Matilda Frances Manning, of 10, Severn Terrace, Kirkley Run, Lowestoft. Formerly 249256, 5th Labour Battalion. Buried in BEAUREVOIR BRITISH CEMETERY, Aisne, France. PLot/Row/Section BB. Grave 14. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MANNING Charles
No further information currently available. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MANNING George T B
Private 9184, 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died of gas poisoning. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MANTRIPP G
Lance Corporal 5378, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in France. Probably duplicate entry in memorial book.
MANTRIPP George [William]
Lance Corporal 8376 [SDGW] or 5376 [CWGC], 2/1st Buckinghamshire Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action 19 July 1916 in France & Flanders. Aged 22. Enlisted Walthamstow, Essex, resident Lowestoft, Suffolk. Only son of George and Anna Mantripp, of 458, London Rd., South Lowestoft. Formerly 1868, Suffolk Regiment. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 83 to 85. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MANTRIPP

Ramsey Walter

Private 16068, 1st Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died of wounds 7th May 1915. Born and enlisted Lowestoft. Buried in BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VIII. Row C. Grave 4. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's

MARKHAM

Oliver Saunders

Lance Corporal 2208, 4th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died of wounds 11th March 1915. Aged 28. Born Godmanchester, Huntingdonshire, enlisted Ipswich. Son of William Henry and Hannah Elizabeth Markham, of Letwell House, Godmanchester, Hunts. Buried in ESTAIRES COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot II. Row V. Grave 1. Note: Although his connection with Lowestoft is unsure he is the only possible fit for this man. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's

MARTIN James Ernest
[Listed as Ernest James MARTIN on SDGW & CWGC] Private 18265, 7th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Died of wounds 9 August 1916 in France & Flanders. Aged 30. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Lowestoft. Father of Doris L. Martin, of 2, Beccles Rd., Lowestoft. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MARTIN Joseph Henry
Born Lowestoft 22 January 1881. Deck Hand in the Royal Naval Reserve on HM Trawler New Comet, his service number was 7534DA (Ch). He was killed or died as a direct result of enemy action on 20 January 1917 and was buried in Grave reference 13. 373. at North Lowestoft Cemetery, Beccles Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk. His next of kin was his wife Susannah Margaret Martin, living 30 Jacob Street, Lowestoft, Suffolk, she was formerly Francis, later married in 1919 Charles White. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MASON Arthur William Stevens
Private 235450, 2nd Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers. Killed in action 2 September 1918 in France & Flanders. Aged 33. Born Lowestoft, Suffolk, enlisted Chester. Son of Arthur and Charlotte Mason; husband of Alice Mason, of 54, Gladstone Rd., Chester. Formerly 42719, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. No known grave. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 5 and 6. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MASON Stanley Arthur Robert
Private 357927, 1/10th Battalion, King's (Liverpool Regiment). Killed in action 2 December 1917 in France & Flanders. Aged 19. Born Lowestoft, Suffolk, enlisted Chester, resident Chester. Son of Charlotte Britteon Mason, of Lowestoft, and the late Arthur William Mason. Buried in HONNECHY BRITISH CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot II. Row C. Grave 39. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MASTERSON William Henry [Free]
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Private 34577, 2nd Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 28 April 1917 in France & Flanders. Aged 28. Born Lowestoft, enlisted Bury St. Edmunds. Husband of Mrs. K. M. Masterson, of The Elms, Gordon Rd., Lowestoft. Born at Lowestoft. Buried in VIS-EN-ARTOIS BRITISH CEMETERY, HAUCOURT, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VII. Row E. Grave 18. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MERCER Alfred Victor
Private 3707, 123rd Company, Machine Gun Corps. Injured in railway accident at Modane 4 March 1918. Formerly Private 21191, Suffolk Regiment. In the 1901 census he was aged 3, son of Alfred and Marha Mercer, born Lowestoft, resident 19 Princes Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk. In the 1911 census he was aged 13, son of Alfred and Martha E Mercer, born Lowestoft, at school, resident 19 Princes Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
METCALF Charles
Private 12680, 9th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action in France 16 September 1916. Aged 22. Born Ely, Cambridgeshire, enlisted Lowestoft. Son of Charles Thomas and Nelly Jane Metcalf, of 223, London Rd., Lowestoft. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MIDDLETON

Robert

Air Mechanic 1st Class F/13464, Air Station (Eastchurch), Royal Naval Air Service). Died 7th July 1917. Aged 33. Husband of Evelyn Emma Middleton, of 250, London Rd., Lowestoft. Buried in KIRKLEY CEMETERY, LOWESTOFT, Suffolk. PLot/Row/Section N. Grave 102. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's and Lowestoft St John's

MILLER Maurice Alfred
Lance Corporal 200983, 1/5th Battalion, Durham Light Infantry. Killed in action in France 16 August 1917. Aged 24. Born Norwood, London, enlisted Loestoft. Eldest son of Alfred and Alice Miller, of 17, Old Nelson St., Lowestoft, Suffolk. Formerly 24832, Essex Regiment. Buried in WANCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row A. Grave 36. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MILLS John [Thomas]
[Listed as Chief Engineer in book]. Engineman 3751ES, H.M. Drifter Pelagia, Royal Naval Reserve. Lost 28 November 1916. Aged 25. Son of H. W. and C. F. Mills of Lowestoft, husband of Ethel May Mills, of 286, Raglan St., Lowestoft, Suffolk. No known ghrave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 19. See also Lowestoft St Andrews and Lowestoft St Margaret's
MINGAY Fred [William]
Lance Corporal 13960, 8th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 26 September 1916. Aged 21. Born Carlton, Suffolk, enlisted Lowestoft. Son of James Mingay, of 39, Victoria Rd., Oulton Broad, Lowestoft. No known grave. Commemorted on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 C and 2 A. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MINGAY William Frank
Deckhand 10117DA, H.M. Drifter "Ocean Fisher", Royal Naval Reserve. Killed in action 16 June 1918. Born 6 July 1897 in Oulton Broads. Husband of Millie Maud Mingay. of 38, Lovewell Rd., Kirkley, Lowestoft. No known grave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 31. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MINISTER Clement
Skipper 974, H.M. Drifter "Ocean's Gift II", Royal Naval Reserve. Missing presumed killed 30 August 1917. He married Winifred M Castleton on 7 February 1911 in Varlton Colville, Suffolk; his father was William Benjamin Castleton. In the 1911 census he was aged 23, a Fisherman Drifter, married to Winifred, born Carlton Colville, Suffolk, resident Belvoir Cottages, Carlton Colville, Lowestoft, Suffolk. No known grave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 25. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MINISTER Clem
Duplicate of the above.
MONCKTON Christopher
Second Lieutenant, 13th Squadron, Royal Flying Corps and Princess Victoria's (Royal Irish Fusiliers). Killed in action 1 July 1916. Aged 18. Son of Arthur and Gertrude Monckton, of 29, Queen's Rd., St. John's Wood, London. Buried in MONS-EN-CHAUSSEE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Somme, France. Plot/Row/Section II. Grave 1. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MONEY Duncan Goff
Second Lieutenant, 4th Squadron, Royal Flying Corps. Killed in action in France 16 February 1918. Baptised 2 September 1898 in Suffolk, son of Frank and Jessie Money. Buried in RUE-PETILLON MILITARY CEMETERY, FLEURBAIX, Pas de Calais, France. Plot II. Row J. Grave 41. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MOORE Stanley Henry [John]
Private G/22644, 7th Battalion, The Buffs (East Kent Regiment). Died of wounds in Germany as a Prisoner of War 22 February 1918. Aged 19. Born, resident and enlisted Dover. Son of Henry George and Jane Moore, of 6, College Rd., Kirkley, South Lowestoft. Buried in HAMBURG CEMETERY, Hamburg, Germany. Plot I. Row C. Grave 1. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MOORE T
Private. Died in France. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MOORE Thomas Walter
Private 235064, 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds 11 October 1917. Aged 30. Born and enlisted Lowestoft. Son of the late George and Amy Moore. Husband of Florence Martha Moore, of 29, Roman Rd., Lowestoft. Formerly 7024, Hertfordshire Regiment. Buried in MONT HUON MILITARY CEMETERY, LE TREPORT, Seine-Maritime, France. Plot IV. Row O. Grave 3B. See also Lowestoft St Andrews and Lowestoft St Margaret's
MORRIS A
No further information currently available. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MORRIS John Henry
Private 15524, 9th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 13 September 1916. Aged 23. Born Dedham, Essex, enlisted Lowestoft. Son of Charles D. and Alice Morris, of 27, Culver Rd., Wokingham Rd., Reading, Berks. Native of Lowestoft. Buried in GUARDS' CEMETERY, LESBOEUFS, Somme, France. Plot X. Row S. Grave 2. See also Lowestoft St Andrews and Lowestoft St Margaret's
MORRIS Robert George
Lance Corporal 16547, 1st Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. Missing presumed killed in action 25 May 1915. Aged 19. Born Laxfield, Suffolk, enlisted Lowestoft. Son of Charles David and Alice Morris (nee Tann), of 79, Sussex Rd., Lowestoft. Volunteered Oct., 1914. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 21. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MOYSE Albert
Born Lowestoft 11 December 1886. Engineman in the Royal Naval Reserve on HM Trawler Dorothy Rose, his service number was 3862ES (Ch). He died from disease on 7 December 1918 and was buried in Grave reference 14. 356 or 355. at North Lowestoft Cemetery, Beccles Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk. He was the son of George & Sarah MOYSE, the next of kin was his wife Sarah Moyse, formerly Boardley, living 22 Hill Road, Lowestoft or 3 Volta Terrace, Norwich Road, Lowestoft. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MUMMERY Leonard Ralph
Born Lowestoft 20 April 1881. Deck Hand in the Royal Naval Reserve on HM Trawler Agile, his service number was 12099DA (Ch). He was killed or died as a direct result of enemy action on 13 May 1917 at the Royal Naval Hospital, Shotley, Suffolk and was buried at Grave reference 3 81. at North Lowestoft Cemetery, Beccles Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk. He was the son of Edward & Sophia Mummery, his next of kin was his wife Maud Eliza Mummery (formerly Claxton), living 70 St. Margarets Road, North Lowestoft or Eliza Golf Bungalow, Walmer Road, Pakefield, Suffolk. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MUNNINGS Maxwell [Philip]
Born Lowestoft 31 August 1898. Deck Hand in the Royal Naval Reserve on HM Drifter Lichen, his service number was 12098DA (Ch). He was killed or died by means other than disease, accident or enemy action on 3 September 1918 and was buried at Grave reference Section L 105 2540 at Kirkley Cemetery London Road, South Lowestoft. His parents were Isaiah & Annie Elizabeth Munnings, living 30 Payne Street, Kirkley, Lowestoft. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's
MYHILL Bradwell Robert Henry
Lance Corporal 354420, 7th (City of London) Battalion, London Regiment. Died 7 June 1917. Aged 27. Born Norwich, enlisted Loestoft, resident Ealing. Husband of Dorothy C. Myhill, of 4, Dene Rd., Lowestoft. Formerly 3657, 25th Battalion, London Regiment. Buried in VOORMEZEELE ENCLOSURE NO.3, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot XVI. Row A. Grave 1. See also Lowestoft St Margaret's

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