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RICHMOND WAR MEMORIAL
NAMES A-B WORLD WAR 1

World War 1 - Detailed information
Compiled & Copyright © Chris Comber 2007

ABELL

Robert William

Private TF/426105, 2/10th Battalion, London Regiment. (Hackney) 60th Division. Killed in action 27th August 1918. Born in Richmond and enlisted in London. Next of kin residents of Richmond Hill. Buried in Peronne Road Cemetery, Maricourt. F. 630

AKERLEY

Peter Roger

Lieutenant, 8th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. 18th Division. Killed in action 7th August 1918. Aged 23. Son of Mr & Mrs Roger Ackerley of Grafton House, Richmond Hill. Buried in Querrieu British Cemetery F. 116

ALDRIDGE

James

Private 333, 7th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. 12th Division. Died in Armentiers 5th August 1915. Aged 33. Husband of Mrs Lily Aldridge of 8, Dancer Road, Richmond. Born in Chiswick and enlisted in Richmond Buried in Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres. F. 921

ALLUM

Francis [Gerard Henry]

Private 3445, ‘D’ Company, 1st Battalion, Honourable Artillery Company (Infantry). 63rd Royal Naval Division. Died of wounds near Arras 29th May 1917. Aged 20. Son of Alfred & Annie Allum of Bute Lodge, Petersham. Enlisted in Armoury House, Tower of London. Buried in St. Catherine’s British Cemetery F. 96

AMOR

Charles Ernest

Corporal 11944, 7th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action at Arras 3rd May 1917. Son of William & Mary Amor of 2, Lorne Road, Richmond. Husband of Mrs Ellen Amor (remarried) of 25, St. Johns Grove, Richmond. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Kingston on Thames. Commemorated on Arras Memorial MR. 20

AMSDEN

Hugh Lawrence

Private 1772, 1/16th Battalion, London Regiment. (The Queens Westminsters) 6th Division. Killed in action near Festubert 27th May 1915. Aged 26. Son of Ernest & Emma Beatrice Amsden of Norwood. Not included in SDGW. Buried in Houplines Communal Cemetery Extension F. 1140 B. (92)

ANGEL

Alfred James

Sergeant 4331 7th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment. (Pioneers) 17th Division. Killed in action near Ypres 26th September 1917. Aged 42. Son of James & Mary Angel of 42, Grosvenor Road, Richmond. Born in Paddington and enlisted in Pontypridd, Wales. Buried in Bleuet Farm Cemetery, Belgium. B. 13.

ARCHER

Ernest James

Private, 8th Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. 17th Division. Killed in action 7th January 1918. Born in Great Wakering, Essex and enlisted in London. Next of kin residents of Richmond Formerly 23038 Royal Flying Corps. Buried in Hermies Hill British Cemetery F. 530

ARIS

Sydney Victor

Pioneer 129186, . 4th Special Brigade, Royal Engineers. Killed in action on the Somme 5th September 1916. Aged 19. Son of George & Kate Aris of Richmond. Born in Richmond and enlisted ‘in the field’. Buried in Foncquevillers Military Cemetery F. 281

ARNOLD

George H

Private G/3349, 8th Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment. 24th Division. Killed in action at Loos 26th September 1915. Aged 23. Son of Henry James & Alice Emma Arnold of 23, Haverfield Gardens, Kew. Born in Chiswick and enlisted in Richmond Commemorated on Loos Memorial MR. 19

ARTHY

Reginald Rookwood

Private TF/391299, 2/7th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers. 11th Division. Died of Wounds near Ypres on the 6th October 1917. Aged 19. Only son of Frank & Dorcas Arthy of 14, Ruskin Avenue, Kew. Born in Putney and enlisted in Richmond Buried in Ypres Reservoir Cemetery, Belgium B. 84

ARUNDEL

B

No further information currently available

ASTON

William A

Sergeant. TF/373411, 1/8th battalion London Regiment (The Post Office Rifles). 56th London Division. Killed in action at Messines 7th June 1917. Aged 20. Son of William & Rebecca Aston of 10, St. Georges Road, Richmond. Born and enlisted in Richmond Formerly with the East Surreys. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium MR. 29

ATKINSON

Edward Arthur

Private TF/517503, 1/14th Battalion, London Regiment. (London Scottish) 56th London Division. Killed in action in Belgium 4th November 1918. Aged 22. Son of Mr & Mrs Arthur Atkinson of 21, Vinyard, Richmond. Enlisted in London. Buried in Vichte Military Cemetery, Belgium B. 143

ATTER

Harry [John]

Private 5301, 1/14th Battalion, London Regiment. (London Scottish). 56th London Division. Killed in action at Gommecourt on the Somme 1st July 1916. Aged 19. Son of Robert & Alice Atter of 118, Manor Grove, Richmond. Enlisted in London. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial MR. 21

AXBEY

Leslie [Charles]

Private 5488, 1/14th Battalion, London Regiment (London Scottish). 56th London Division. Killed in action on the Somme19th September 1916. Aged 19. Son of James Henry & Elizabeth Axbey of Kew Green. Enlisted in London. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial MR. 21

AYLETT

Alfred Arthur

Private 4814, 1st Battalion, Honourable Artillery Company (Infantry). 63rd Royal Naval Division. Killed in action on the Ancre, 8th February 1917. Aged 23. Son of Alfred & Eliza Aylett of Corporation Depot, Lower Mortlake Road, Richmond. Enlisted in Finsbury. Buried in Ancre British Cemetery, Beaumont Hamel. F. 339- (Rear Panel only)

BACKHURST

Harold Victor

Lance Corporal 8793, 1st Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. 5th Division. Died of wounds in military hospital at Rouen 26th July 1916. Born in Eastbourne and enlisted in Kingston on Thames. Buried in St. Sever Cemetery Rouen. F. 145

BADCOCK

Edmund George

Private TS/1644, Army Service Corps. Died at home on the 23rd of July 1916. Aged 42. Son of William & Ellen Badcock of Petersham. Husband of Mrs A. F. Badcock of 33, Salisbury Road, Richmond Buried in Richmond Cemetery (27th July 1916. )

BAILEY

Charles Herbert

Private 6424, 1st Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. 5th Division. Killed in action on the Somme 23rd July 1916. Aged 29. Husband of Mrs Harriett Ellen Neal Bailey of 42, Shaftesbury Road, Richmond. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Kingston on Thames. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial MR. 21

BAILEY

Frederick George

Private TF/3775, 1/8th Battalion, Middlesex Regiment. 4th Division. Killed in action on the Somme near Flers on the 15th September 1916. Aged 23. Son of Herbert & Emma Bailey of 33, Windsor Road, Richmond. Husband of Mrs Minnie Bailey (remarried) of 8, Windsor Road, Richmond. Born in Kew and enlisted in Hampton Court. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial. MR. 21

BAILEY

Henry Albert

Private 20584, 2nd Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment. 30th Division. Killed in action during the German Spring Offensive 21st March 1918. Aged 19. Son of Henry & Elizabeth Bailey of 20, Alton Road, Richmond. Born in Hoxton and enlisted in Shoreditch. Spent a year training at Knellar Hall. Commemorated on Pozieres Memorial MR. 27

BAKER

Arthur

Private 10272, 1st Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. 5th Division. Killed in action on the Somme 23rd July 1916. Aged 22. Husband of Mrs Ivy Baker of 80, Kew Road, Richmond. Enlisted in Kingston on Thames. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial. MR. 21

BAKER

P

No further information currently available

BALDWIN

George [Benjamin]

possibly Leading Seaman RFR/CH/B/2894, HMS "Queen Mary", Royal Navy. Husband of Edith Baldwin of 55, Railway Side, Barnes. Commemorated in Chatham Naval Memorial

BANCE

Arthur [Richard]

Lance Corporal TF/451129, 1/11th Battalion, London Regiment (The Finsbury Rifles). 60th London Division. Killed in action in Palestine 12th April 1917. Enlisted in London. Commemorated on Jerusalem Memorial Mr. 34

BANKS

Edward Cecil

Private 10435, 8th Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. 24th Division. Killed in action near Ypres, 19th June 1916. Aged 18. Son of Lt. H. C. & Mrs Banks of 15, Evelyn Terrace, Richmond. Born in Kensington and enlisted in Hertford Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium. MR. 29.

BARBER

Arthur [Thomas]

Rifleman 47215, 12th Battalion, Kings Royal Rifle Corps. 37th Division. Died of wounds 5th October 1918. Aged 19. Son of George & Maria Barber of East Sheen. Born in Shepherds Bush and enlisted in Richmond Formerly with the 52nd Training Battalion. Buried in Houchin British Cemetery F. 106.

BARBER

Frank

Private 7730, 2nd Battalion, Border Regiment. 7th Division. Died in captivity in Belgium. 26th October 1914. Aged 33. Son of James & Lucy Barber of Richmond. Born in Richmond and enlisted in London. Buried in Zantevoorde British Cemetery, Belgium. B. 116

BARNES

Charles James

possibly Private 20664, 22nd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. 2nd Division. Killed in action at Arras. 29th April 1917. Aged 20. Son of Charles Baker & Elizabeth Eliza Barnes of 14, Watcombe Cottages, Kew. Born in Langley and enlisted in Shepherds Bush. Commemorated on Arras Memorial MR. 20

BARNES

Reginald William

Private 13681, Coldstream Guards. Guards Division. Killed in action at Cambrai 27th November 1917. Born in Chelmsford, Essex and enlisted in Southend. Next of kin, Richmond Commemorated on Cambrai Memorial MR. 17

BARNETT

William Sydney

Rifleman Z/2802, 13thBattalion, Rifle Brigade. 37th Division. Killed in action on the Somme 14th November 1916. Aged 22. Son of William George & Anna Louisa Barnett of 8, Manor Grove, Richmond. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Westminster. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial MR. 21

BARNFIELD

Arthur Ewart

Private TF/206126, 1st Battalion, Royal West Surrey Regiment. 33rd Division. Killed in action in Belgium 13th April 1918. Born in Newport, Monmouthshire and enlisted in Wandsworth Next of kin Southfields. Only A. E. Barnfield with CWGC records. Commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial Mr. 32

BARR

F W

Possibly Frank William BARR, Rifleman S/13046, 11th Battalion, Rifle Brigade. 37th Division. Killed in action 3rd September 1916. Born in Hoxton and enlisted in Belsize Park Next of kin residents of Clerkenwell. Connection with Richmond unknown. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial. MR. 21

BARR

William Arthur

Second Lieutenant, Royal Garrison Artillery. 328th Siege Battery. 56th Division. Killed in action at Croiselles 27th August 1918. Aged 36. Son of Robert & Eva Barr of "Hillhead" Woldingham, Surrey. Formerly with 4th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Buried in Croiselles British Cemetery F. 1489

BARRETT

Sidney

Private 37033, 1st Battalion, Royal West Surrey Regiment. 33rd Division. Killed in action at Villers Hill 21st September 1918. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Croydon. Next of kin residents of Croydon. Croydon Roll of Honour. Buried in Villers Hill British Cemetery. F. 407

BARRIER

John R

Rifleman 2644, 1/11th Battalion, London Regiment. (The Finsbury Rifles) 29th Division. Killed in action on Gallipoli 18th August 1915. Born in Finsbury and enlisted in London. Resident of Seven Kings. Commemorated on Helles Memorial, Gallipoli. Turkey MR. 4.

BARRY

Francis Renton

Captain, 1/5th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. (on attachment from) Killed in action in Belgium 4th September 1918. Aged 30. Son of Rev & Mrs F. Renton of 60, Mount Arrarat Road, Richmond Buried in Voormezeele Enclosure No 3. Belgium B. 111

BARTON

Reginald Frederick

Lieutenant, 2nd Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. 5th Division. Killed in action near Arras 17th June 1917. Commemorated on Arras Memorial MR. 20

BASS

Charles Richard

Gunner 95635, "B" Battery, 47th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action near Ypres 30th August 1917. Aged 37. Son of Mr & Mrs Frederick Bass of Petersham. Husband of Frances Mary Bass of 51, St. Johns Place, Kew. Born and enlisted in Richmond Buried in Perth Cemetery (China Wall) Zillebeke, Belgium B. 115

BATCHELOR

Archibald Walter

Sergeant 2233, 26th Battalion, Australian Infantry. (Queensland) 7th Brigade. 2nd Australian Division. Killed in action on the Ancre 13th November 1916. Commemorated on Villers Bretonneux Memorial MR. 26. See also Alexander Water Batchelor 4th South African Infantry. Connection with Richmond not established with either casualty.

BATES

William

Private 31418, 11th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers. 25th Division. Killed in action 23rd March 1918. Aged 32. Son of Mr & Mrs W. Bates of 43, Raleigh Road, Richmond. Husband of Mrs Catherine Bates of Clifton Cottage, White Horse Road, Mitcham, Melbourne, Australia. Born in Richmond and enlisted in London. Formerly with the Royal Field Artillery. Commemorated on Arras Memorial. MR. 20

BATH

Albert J

Private 6840, 1st Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. 33rd Division. Killed in action on the Somme 29th July 1916. Born in Kew and enlisted in Kingston on Thames. Next of kin, Richmond Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial MR. 21

BATH

George Henry

Private 60419, 8th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. 12th Division. Killed in action at Arras 3rd May 1917. Aged 19. Son of George & Julia Bath of 104, Manor Grove, Richmond. Born and enlisted in Richmond Formerly with the East Surrey Regiment. Commemorated on Arras Memorial MR. 20

BAXTER

Albert George

Corporal 2099, 1/18th Battalion, London Regiment. (London Irish Rifles) 63rd Royal Naval Division. Killed in action on the Somme 9th October 1916. Aged 25. Son of William & Elizabeth Anne Baxter of "Erpingham" 88, Kings Road, Richmond. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Chelsea. Brother of Sydney & William Baxter. Buried in Ecoivres Military Cemetery. Mont St. Eloi F. 68

BAXTER

Kenneth Leslie

Private 45704, 2nd Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. 5th Division. Killed in action 28th March 1918. Aged 21. Son of William Edward & Alice Baxter of 17, Grosvenor Road, Richmond. Born in Balham and enlisted in Richmond Commemorated on Arras Memorial MR. 20

BAXTER

Sydney

Private 72498, 16th Battalion, Notts & Derby Regiment (The Sherwood Foresters). 39th Division. Killed in action near Ypres, 24th October 1917. Aged 40. Son of William & Elizabeth Anne Baxter of "Erpingham" 88, Kings Road, Richmond. Husband of Mrs Edith Baxter of 13, Jocelyn Road, Richmond. Born in Richmond and enlisted in London. Formerly with the Royal Flying Corps. Brother of Albert & William Baxter. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium MR. 30

BAXTER

William John

Corporal TF/590566, 1/18th Battalion, London Regiment. (London Irish Rifles). 63rd Division. Killed in action on the Somme 9th October 1916. Aged 25. Son of William & Elizabeth Anne Baxter of "Erpingham" 88, Kings Road, Richmond. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Chelsea. Brother of Sydney & Albert Baxter. Commemorated on Arras Memorial MR. 20

BEAGLEY

James

Private 21831, 1st Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. 5th Division. Killed in action near Ypres 6th November 1917. Aged 31. Son of James & Eliza Beagley of Richmond. Husband of Mrs Emily Beagley of 29, Crofton Terrace, Richmond. Born in Gunnersbury and enlisted in Kingston on Thames. Buried in Hooge Crater Cemetery, Belgium B. 112

BEARE

Ernest Charles William

Lance Corporal L/10210, 6th Battalion, Royal West Surrey Regiment. 12th Division. Died of wounds in base hospital at Boulogne 23rd July 1916. Born in Mortlake and enlisted in Kingston on Thames. Next of kin residents of Richmond Buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery F. 102

BEAVIS

Edgar

Lance Corporal TF/353392, 1/7th Battalion, London Regiment (City of London). 58th Division. Killed in action 9th June 1917. Aged 21. Son of Alice Jane Beavis of 22, St. Georges Road, Richmond. Enlisted in Kingston on Thames. Buried in Chester Farm Cemetery, Zillebeke, Belgium B. 56

BEDWARD

Alfred [Jesse]

Lance Bombardier 61720, Royal Field Artillery. 107th Battery, 23rd Brigade. Died at Premont 18th November 1918. Aged 26. Son of Jesse & Eliza Bedward of 6, Grove Terrace, Mitchels Row, Richmond. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Kingston on Thames. Buried in Premont British Cemetery F. 441

BEDWARD

George Hamilton

Driver 36893, 35th Brigade H. Q., Royal Field Artillery. Died in Italy 15th October 1918. Aged 30. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Kingston on Thames. Next of kin residents of Richmond Buried in Montecchio Precalcino Communal Cemetery Extension, Italy.

BELSHAW

Henry

Sergeant 5668, 8th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. 12th Division. Killed in action at Arras 3rd May 1917. Born in Kew and enlisted in Hounslow. Next of kin residents of Kew. Commemorated on Arras Memorial MR. 20

BELSHAW

James

Lance Corporal 2092, 1st Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. 24th Division. Killed in action near Ypres 31st July 1917. Born and enlisted in Brentford Next of kin residents of Kew. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium MR. 29

BENNETT

John Charles [Hilton]

Private TF/632837, 1/20th Battalion, London Regiment. (Blackheath & Woolwich) Died at home 15th December 1917. Aged 24. Son of Mr Bennett & Mrs Marian Bennett of 37, Onslow Road, Richmond. Born in Wandsworth and enlisted in Richmond Formerly with the East Surreys. Buried in Richmond Cemetery.

BENNETT

William

Private L/9992, 4th Battalion, Middlesex Regiment. 3rd Division. Killed in action near La Basse 15th October 1914 Regular Soldier. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Hounslow. Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial MR. 22

BENSON

Arthur

Private 18157, 12th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. 41st Division. Killed in action at Ypres 21st September 1917. Aged 28. Husband of Mrs Lilian Benson of Chapel Cottages, Kew Foot Road, Richmond. Son of Mr & Mrs Arthur Benson of 12, Lorne Road, Richmond. Enlisted in Kingston on Thames. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial Belgium MR. 30

BENTLEY

W C M B

No further information currently available

BESWICK

John Charles

Lieutenant, 11th Battalion, Kings Own (Royal Lancaster) Regiment. 40th Division. Taken prisoner at Arras and died in captivity 22nd April 1917. Buried in Cambrai (East) Military Cemetery F. 403

BETTSWORTH

Alfred Edwin

Private G/25169, 1st Battalion, Royal West Surrey Regiment. 33rd Division. Killed in action 14th April 1918. Aged 19. Son of Charles Edwin & Florence Bettsworth of 41, Lower Mortlake Road, Richmond. Born and enlisted in Richmond Commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial MR. 32

BEX

William Luke

Boy. 1st Class J. 31809 (C), HMS. "Hampshire", Royal Navy. Lost with the armoured cruiser off the Orkneys. 5th June 1916. Aged 17. Son of William & Rebecca Bex of 135, Sheen Road, Richmond Commemorated on Chatham Naval Memorial MR. 1.

BIDDULPH

Victor Roundell George

Second Lieutenant, 8th Battalion, Rifle Brigade. 14th (Light) Division. Killed in action on the Somme near Flers, 15th September 1916. Aged 19. Son of Sir George & Lady Wilfreda Biddulph of Douglas House, Petersham Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial MR. 21

BILES

Edgar Luffman

Signaller J. 14416 (PO), HMS. "Tipperary", Royal Navy. Lost with the destroyer during the Battle of Jutland 1st June 1916. Aged 20. Son of Ernest Luffman and Agnes Clara Biles of 42, Grosvenor Road, Richmond. Born in Worthing, Sussex. Commemorated on Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea MR. 3.

BILLING

Walter [Henry]

Rifleman R/16679, 1st Battalion, Kings Royal Rifle Corps. 2nd Division. Taken prisoner and died in captivity in Germany 2nd October 1916. Aged 21. Son of Walter John & Amy Billing of 19, Downshire Hill, Hampstead. Born and enlisted in Hampstead. Buried in Neiderzwehren Cemetery, Germany

BIRD

Albert Rowland

Lance Corporal 14016, 1st Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment. 32nd Division. Killed in action near Amiens 11th August 1918. Born and enlisted in Richmond Formerly a cavalryman with the Hussars (12353) Buried in Bouchoir New British Cemetery F. 360

BISHOP

Colville James

Lieutenant, Royal Army Service Corps attached to the Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action 22nd April 1918. Aged 23. Son of Agnes M. Thomas of" Glenteifi" Kew Gardens, Richmond Buried in Longuenesse Souvenir Cemetery, St. Omer F. 134

BISSHOPP

Cecil James

Sergeant 3573, 1/8th Battalion, London Regiment (The Post Office Rifles). 56th London Division. Killed in action on the Somme 7th October 1916. Enlisted in London. Next of kin residents of Richmond Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial MR. 21

BLACK

George Dudley Austin

Lieutenant, 22nd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (C Company) 2nd Division. Killed in action 21st June 1916. Aged 20. Son of George & Florence Black of Richmond Buried in Cabaret Rouge British Cemetery F. 924

BLAIR

Herbert Samuel Penny

Second Lieutenant, 2nd Battalion, Duke of Cornwall’s Light Infantry. 27th. Division. Died of wounds received on the Salonikan Front 31st October 1916. Aged 26. Son of Dr. Charles S. Blair & Mrs Bessie Blair of 51, Sheen Road, Richmond Buried in Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta.

BLAKE

Bertram Jack [Francis]

Airman 159637, 1st Southern Aircraft Repair Depot, Royal Air Force. Died at home 9th March 1919. Aged 17. Son of Mr & Mrs F. C. Blake of "Hopelands", Kew Gardens Road, Kew. Buried in Hastings (Ore) Cemetery, Sussex.

BLASBY

Jonathan Llewellyn

Rifleman 4435, 1/16th Battalion, London Regiment. (Queens Westminster’s) 56th London Division. Killed in action at Gommecourt on Somme 1st July 1916. Next of kin residents of Kew. Enlisted in Westminster. Buried in Hebuterne Military Cemetery F. 1327

BLECH

Evelyn [Louis]

Second Lieutenant, 73rd, Battalion, Machine Gun Corps Killed in action 18th August 1916. Aged 20 Son of Edward Charles Blech CMG and Mrs Helen Blech of 33, Bedford Gardens Campden Hill London W 8 Buried in Guillemont Road Cemetery, Guillemont

BLEWETT

James [W R]

Private TF/240224, 1/8th Battalion, Middlesex Regiment. Killed in action 6th November 1918. Next of kin Twickenham. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Twickenham Buried in Angreau Communal Cemetery, Mons

BODDY

Arthur J

Private TfF/235584, 1/9th Battalion, Kings Liverpool Regiment. 57th Division. Killed in action 28th August 1918. Aged 21. Born and enlisted in Richmond Next of kin residents of Richmond Formerly with the East Surreys. Commemorated on Vis en Artois Memorial MR. 16

BODDY

Herbert J

[Listed a J H on memorial] Private L/15369, 1st Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. 24th Division. Killed in action 15th January 1916. Aged 25. Born in Richmond and enlisted in London. Next of kin residents of Richmond Buried in Menin Road South Military Cemetery, Belgium B. 72

BODDY

O W A

Unidentified. No O. W. A. with CWGC records or SDGW.

BODDY

Oliver Albion

Rifleman 10522, 1/5th Battalion, London Regiment. (London Rifle Brigade) 56th London Division. Killed in action 9th October 1916. Aged 23. Enlisted in London. Next of kin residents of Richmond (No record with CWGC. details from SDGW (London Regiment)

BODSWORTH

John A

Private 10379, 7th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. 12th Division. Died of wounds in base hospital at Calais 27th April 1916. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Kingston on Thames. Buried in Calais Southern Cemetery. F. 8

BOND

[Alfred] William George

Ordinary Seaman J/33045, HMS. "Calypso", Royal Navy. (Chatham) 6th Light Cruiser Squadron. Killed in action off Heligoland 17th November 1917. Aged 18. Son of Arthur & Harriett Bond of 14, Adelaide Road, Richmond Commemorated on Chatham Naval Memorial MR. 1.

BOWGEN

Edgar John

Private 22882, 4th Battalion, South Wales Borderers. 13th Division. Died of disease in Mesopotamia 29th April 1918. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Finsbury. Next of kin residents of Richmond Buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery. Iraq 8.

BOWGEN

William Henry

Sergeant 3383, 1st Battalion, Royal Munster Fusiliers. 16th Irish Division. Killed in action on the Somme 9th September 1916. Born in Battersea and enlisted in Richmond Next of kin residents of Richmond Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial MR. 21.

BOWLES

Alfred John

Private G/17241, 8th Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment. 24th Division. Killed in action during the March Offensive 22nd March 1918. Aged 41. Enlisted in Richmond Next of kin, residents of Richmond . Commemorated on Pozieres Memorial MR. 27

BOXALL

L

possibly Caryl Lermitte Boxall Captain, 2nd, Battalion, Hampshire Regiment. 29th Division. Killed in action on Gallipoli 27th April 1915. Aged 27. Son of Sir Alleyne Alfred Boxall & Lady Boxall of 14, Cambridge Square London. Commemorated on Helles Memorial

BREADMORE

James Musgrove

Private TF/204889, 2nd Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment. 8th Division. Killed in action 28th February 1918. Aged 37. Son of John & Mary Breadmore of 8, Dunstable Road, Richmond. Born and enlisted in Richmond Formerly with the Essex Regiment. Buried in Tyne Cot Cemetery, Passchendaele, Belgium B. 125

BRISCO

Harold George H

Private 1200, 28th Battalion, Australian Infantry (Western Australia. ) 2nd Australian Division. Killed in action 29th July 1917 Possibility only. Connection with Richmond not established. Commemorated on Vilers Bretonneaux Memorial MR. 26

BRISTOW

David

Corporal 13534, 2nd Battalion, Essex Regiment. 4th Division. Killed in action 9th August 1917. Aged 26. Son of Benjamin & Eliza Bristow of Richmond. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Westminster. Commemorated on Arras Memorial MR. 20

BRISTOW

Frederick [Victor] Thomas

Private 70062, 16th Battalion, Notts & Derby Regiment. (The Sherwood Foresters) 39th Division. Killed in action at Ypres 22nd August 1917. Aged 20. Born in Tottenham and enlisted in Richmond Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium MR. 30.

BROWN

Alfred Holdsworth

Lance Corporal 11189, 1/14th Battalion, London Regiment. (London Scottish) 1st Division. Killed in action at Ypres 1st November 1914. Aged 30. Son of Mr & Mrs Alfred Brown of 3, Avenue, Kew Gardens, Richmond. Born in Hammersmith and enlisted in Kew, Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium MR. 29.

BROWN

Benjamin William

Corporal 9955, 3rd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. 28th Division. Killed in action in Greece 17th May 1917. Aged 27. Son of Edwin & Harriett Brown of 14, Haggard Road, Twickenham. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Hampton Hill. Resident of Teddington. Buried in Struma Military Cemetery, Greece G. 3.

BROWN

Clement Charles

Driver 15371, "D" Battery 17th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action in Belgium 28th April 1918. Aged 35. Husband of Mrs A. Brown of 13, Wilton Avenue, Richmond. Born in Richmond and enlisted in London. Buried in Gwalia Cemetery, Belgium B. 36.

BROWN

F H

No further information currently available

BROWN

William

Private 2160, 2nd Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. 28th Division. Killed in action in Belgium 30th March 1915. Born in Mortlake and enlisted in Richmond Buried in Voormezeele Enclosure No. 3. Belgium B. 111.

BROWNE

Wilfred John

Private 80563, 13th Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps. Killed in action near Ypres on the 6th November 1917. Aged 23. Son of William Joseph & Martha Ellen Browne of 7, King Street, Richmond. Born and enlisted in Richmond Buried in Menin Road South Military Cemetery, Ypres, Belgium B. 72

BRUELL

S

Lieutenant, S. S. "Transylvania", Royal Navy (retired). Lost when the transport was torpedoed in the Gulf of Genoa on the 4th May 1917. Buried in Savona Town Cemetery, Italy.

BUNDLE

Frederick Stephen

Private 2543, 9th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. 24th Division. Killed in action at the Battle of Loos. 26th September 1915. Aged 17. Son of Frederick & Alice Bundle of 143, Lower Mortlake Road, Richmond. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Kingston on Thames. Commemorated on Loos Memorial MR. 19

BURDON

Richard Frederick

Lance Corporal 24551, Royal Engineers. 5th Field Company. Killed in action in Belgium 18th January 1915. Aged 24. Son of Thomas & Eliza Burdon of 347, Sandycombe Road, Kew. Born in London and enlisted in Gosport , Hampshire. CWGC (Burden) Commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium MR. 32

BURGESS

Henry John James

Rifleman B/1062, 9th Battalion, Rifle Brigade. 14th Light Division. Killed in action near Flers on the Somme 15th September 1916. Born in Acton and enlisted in Brentford Next of kin residents of Richmond Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial MR. 21

BURGESS, MM

Alfred Herbert

Corporal 19745, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) No. 14 Company. Killed in action during the March retreat 21st March 1918. Aged 35. Son of Frederick William & Evaline Burgess of 11, Claremont Road, Twickenham. Born in Congleton, Cheshire and enlisted in Fulham Formerly with the Rifle Brigade. Commemorated on Pozieres Memorial MR. 27

BURNETT

Lionel Charles

Gunner 115627, 298th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action at Ypres 10th August 1918. Aged 31. Son of Surgeon General W. F. Burnett (AMS) & Mrs A. M. A. Burnett of "The Vinyard"24, Marlborough Road, Richmond Hill. Born in Dover and enlisted in Whitehall. Resident of Richmond Formerly a Lieutenant in the Royal Navy. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium MR. 29.

BURNETT

Maurice

Captain, Royal Army Medical Corps. Killed in action at Shaiba, Mesopotamia 14th April 1915. Aged 26. Son of Surgeon General W. F. Burnett (AMS) & Mrs A. M. A. Burnett of "The Vinyard" 24, Marlborough Road, Richmond Hill. Buried in Basra War Cemetery Iraq. 6

BURROWS

Henry James

Private 2504, 1/6th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. Indian Army. B Coy. Died if disease in India 27th April 1916. Aged 30. Son of Mr & Mrs Henry Burrows of 93, Manor Grove, Richmond. Enlisted in Maidstone, Kent. Resident of St. Clement Danes. Buried in Rawalpindi Cemetery. Commemorated on Delhi Memorial MR. 43

BURT

Arthur Edward

Sergeant 57502, 18th Battalion, Kings Liverpool Regiment. 7th Division. Killed in action at Ypres 31st July 1917. Born in Richmond and enlisted in Fulham Next of kin residents of Richmond Formerly with the London Cyclist Battalion. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium. MR. 29

BURT

George Henry

Corporal 533117, London Mounted Brigade Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps (T. F.). Died in Palestine 22nd March 1918. Enlisted in Chelsea Next of kin Residents of Richmond Buried in Ramleh War Cemetery, Palestine.

BURT

William James

Private 28903, 14th (Kings) Hussars. Indian Cavalry Division. Mesopotamia. Died of wounds 29th September 1917. Aged 31. Son of Mr & Mr William J. Burt of Richmond. Husband of Mrs. Edith Louise Burt of Leslie Cottage, Amy Road, Oxted, Surrey. (Oxted War Memorial). Born and enlisted in Richmond Buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, Iraq. 8

BURTENSHAW

Harry

Private SR/269, 4th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. 3rd Division. Killed in action 25th October 1914. Special reservist. Born in Pulborough and enlisted in Hounslow. Next of kin residents of Surbiton. Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial MR. 22.

BUTTER

J R

No further information currently available. No record with CWGC or SDGW.

BUTTERWICK

Alexander Middleton

Rifleman 3636, 1/9th Battalion, London Regiment. (Queen Victoria’s Rifles) 5th Division. Killed in action near Ypres 13th July 1915. Enlisted in London. Next of kin residents of Kew. Buried in Voormezeele Enclosure No. 3. Belgium B. 111

BYLES

Arthur Benzeville

Captain, 2nd Battalion, Notts & Derby Regiment. (The Sherwood Foresters) 6th Division. Died of wounds 11th December 1917. Aged 32. Son of Arthur & Fanny Byles of Richmond. Husband of Mrs Mabel Florence Byles of 7, Kidbrooke Park Road, Blackheath Buried in Tincourt New British Cemetery. F. 446

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