War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Transcribed & researched Ronald James
memorial is carved on the oak lintel of the lych gate at the entrance
to St. Nicholas Church, Bamber. One side reads ‘In memoriam
1914-1918’. The reverse side lists the names, rank, and regiment,
of the eight servicemen who died serving their country. The one man
for World War 2 is listed a a separate brass plaque.
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Service No 14865 D Battery 70th Brigade Royal Field Artillery. Killed
in action 13th April 1917. Aged 24.Husband of Ellen May Jenner (formerly
Cluer) of Bramber, Sussex. He has no known grave and his name is
commemorated on the Arras Memorial, France.
Corporal. Service No SD/3772 13th Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment.
Killed in action, at the Battle of Boars Head 30th June 1916. Aged
21. Son of John Edward and Eliza Goldsmith of Upper Chaneton, Washington,
Sussex. John has no known grave, his name is commemorated on the
Service No10886 7th Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment. Died of wounds
18th July 1916. Aged 18. Son of Alfred James & Emily Charlotte Jenner
of Yew Tree Cottage, Bramber, Sussex. Native of Bramber. George
is buried at the Etaples Military Cemetery, France.
Service No 432755. Labour Corp. Previously G/13535 Royal Sussex
Regiment. Died 16th December 1917 at 2nd General Eastern Hospital,
Brighton. Son of Mrs E G Keywood of The Villas, Bramber, Sussex.Herbert
is buried in St Nicholas Churchyard, Bramber, Sussex.
Corporal Service No R/19587 2nd Battalion Kings Royal Rifle Corp.
Died of wounds 9th September 1916. Son of William Ling. Cecil is
buried at the Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longuevel, Somme, France.
Service No 3515 1/7th Middlesex Regiment. Died of wounds 14th September
1916. Aged 24. Son of William & Sarah Parsons. Francis is buried
at the La Neuville British Cemetery, Corbie, Somme, France
Sevice No G/16311 12th Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment. Killed in
action 17th October 1916. Aged 24. Husband of Mary Matilda Smith
of 31 Chapel Road, Fishersgate, Portslade, Sussex. James is buried
at the Connaught Cemetery, Thiepval, Somme, France.
3rd Battalion attached to 2nd Battalion Duke of Wellington (West
Riding Regiment) Killed in action 12th October 1916. The son of
Hatton Greenwood Sugden & Judith Elizabeth Sugden of Burletts, Bramber,
Sussex. Native of Hereford. Guy is buried at the Guards’ Cemetery,
Lesboeufs, Somme, France.
Lieutenant 98985, 57 Field Regiment, Royal Artillery. Killed in
the Battle of Dunkirk 24th May 1940. Aged 20. Son of Percy William
and Sarah Joan Felton, of Steyning, Sussex. Buried in Dunkirk Town
Cemetery, Nord, France. Plot 2 Row 7 Grave 41.
15 April, 2018