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HOVE LIBRARY WORLD WAR 1 WAR MEMORIAL
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World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Chris Comber 2007

HAINES

Alfred Ernest

Gunner 178801 "A" Battery 82nd Brigade Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 21 August 1917. Aged 37. Son of Jane Haines of 1, Farm Road, Hove. Enlisted in Brighton. Formerly RAVC. Buried in The Huts Cemetery Belgium.

HALL

Ernest

Private. G. 51450 26th Battalion, Middlesex Regiment. Pioneer Battalion of the 27th Division, Salonika. Killed in action 15. 10, 18. Aged 33 Husband of Mrs Ellen Hall of 162, King Street, Arundel. Born in Brighton and enlisted in Chichester, Hove resident. Buried in Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria, Greece.

HALL

Arthur

Private. L. 10374 6th Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action at Ovillers 3 July 1916. Aged 21 Brother of Mr V. G. Hall of 14, Ingram Square, Hove. Born and enlisted in Brighton. Commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial

HALLETT

Arthur William

Private. 30541 13th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. Died in France 11 December 1917 and brought home for burial. Born in Rye and enlisted in Chichester. Hove resident. Formerly Royal Fusiliers. Buried in Exeter Higher Cemetery, Devonshire,

HAMBLY

Thomas Sutton

Private. 35155 9th Battalion, Loyal North Lancashire Regiment. 25th Division. Former Sussex Yeomanry Died of wounds 14 August 1917. Aged 35 Husband of Mrs E. M. Hambly of 28, Newtown Road, Hove. Born in Bristol and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium

HAMEL

Ernest

Gunner 901358 58th brigade T. M. Battery Royal Field Artillery Died of wounds 14 October 1917. Aged 33 Husband of Mrs Florence Hamel of 9, Brooker Street, Hove. Born and enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Dozinghem Military Cemetery, Belgium.

HAMMOND

Harry

Blacksmith 341183 Royal Navy HMS "Hogue" Lost with the Armoured Cruiser off the Dutch Coast 22 September 1914. Aged 40. Son of George & Anne Hammond of Hove. Husband of Mrs Alice Hammond of 15, Suffolk Street, Hove. Long Service & Good Conduct Medal Commemorated on The Chatham Naval Memorial

HAMMOND

Wilfred Albert

Private. 105333 Depot (Aldershot) Royal Army Medical Corps. Died at home 24 December 1916. Aged 31 Husband of Florence Hammond of 35, Shirley Street, Hove. Born and enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Hove Cemetery

HAMMOND

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Private Royal Army Medical Corps No other details found

HANDS

Robert Gilbert

Private G. 9056 2nd Battalion The Royal Sussex Regiment. 1st Division. Killed in action 7 August 1916. Aged 25. Son of Joseph & Annie Hands of 15, Blatcington Road, Hove. Born in Hove and enlisted in Bognor. Buried in Brewery Orchard Cemetery, Bois Grenier.

HANNAY

Herbert Thomas

Second Lieutenant 1/4th Battalion, London Regiment (The Royal Fusiliers). Killed in action 28 March 1918. Aged 24. Son of Albert George & Sarah Elizabeth Hannay. Commemorated on The Arras Memorial

HANSFORD

Reginald John

Private. L. 10157 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 1st, Division. Killed in action at Richebourg L’Avoue 9 May 1915. Aged 22. Son of John Hugh & Emily Mary Hansford of 13, Wordsworth Street, Hove. Born in Dulwich and enlisted in Hove. Commemorated on The Le Touret Memorial

HARDING

Edward John

Rifleman 373188 8th Battalion, London Regiment. (The Post Office Rifles). Killed in action 12 October 1917. Born in Dulwich and enlisted in Hove. Hove Resident. Buried in Albuera Cemetery, Bailleul Sire Bertholt

HARE

Alber

Private. G. 16787 11th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action near Ypres 9 March 1917. Aged 22. Son of Mr Hare and Mrs A. Constable (formerly Hare) of 29, Newtown Road, Hove. Born in Lewes. Buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium

HARMER

William F

Private TF. 26812 2/7th Battalion, Notts & Derby Regiment. 11th Division. Killed in action 5 June 1917. Formerly Royal Sussex. Born in Peckham and enlisted in Brighton. Resident of Hove. Buried in Metz En Couture Communal Cemetery British Extension

HARVEY

William Samuel

Gunner 806786 "C" Battery 296th Brigade. Royal Field Artillery Died of wounds 11 September 1917. Aged 32. Son of Samuel & Mary Anne Harvey of Hove. Husband of Mrs Edith Harvey of Pound Street, Petworth. Born and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Mendinghem Military Cemetery, Belgium

HAWKINGS

Claude Ernest Vincent

Lieutenant Royal Navy. HMS "Erin" Attached to HMS "Iris" for the Zeebrugge Raid. Killed in action during the assault on the mole 23 April 1918. Aged 22. Son of Percival & Leanore Hawkings of 21, Adelaide Crescent, Hove. Served on HMS "Orion" during the Battle of Jutland, Commemorated on The Zeebrugge Memorial, Belgium

HAZELDINE

Frederick

Private. G. 961 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action at Ovillers 7 July 1916. Born and enlisted in Hove Commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial

HEADLEY

Alfred Norman

Lieutenant Royal Naval Reserve H. M. Submarine E. 37 Lost when the submarine failed to return from a patrol 3 December 1916. Aged 32. Son od Alfred & Annie Headley of 7, Fourth Avenue, Hove. Born in Birmingham Commemorated on The Portsmouth Naval Memorial Southsea.

HEATH

James George

Private. L. 10583 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action 18 September 1918. Aged 20. Son of James & Mary Heath of 92, Clarendon Road, Hove. Born and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Epehy Wood Farm cemetery Epehy.

HEATHER

Frank

Lance Corpora TF. 320050 16th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 74th Division. Killed in action 10 October 1918. Aged 26. Born in Hove and enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Aubers Ridge British Cemetery, Aubers.

HENLEY

Alfred J

Gunner. 9165 "B" Battery. 83rd Brigade The Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 8 November 1917. Aged 23. Son of Mr & Mrs Harry Henley of 45, Addison Road, Hove. Born and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Duhallow A. D. S. Cemetery

HERBERT

Malcolm Cavagnari Norton

Lieutenant 1st Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment. 1st Division. Killed in action 2 January 1915. Aged 19. Son of Brig/Gen L. N. Herbert (CB) and Mrs Ida Louise Herbert of 112, Lansdowne Place, Hove. Buried in Lillers Communal Cemetery Extension

HESTER

Edgar Hazel

Captain 7th Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers. Killed in action near Ypres. 16 August 1917. Son of Mr & Mrs George Hester of Hove, Husband of Mrs H. L. Hester of 270 Bramham Gardens, Earls Court, London. Buried in Bedford House Cemetery, Belgium

HILL

Austen Shelbourne

Second Lieutenant 6th Battalion, London Regiment (City of London Rifles) Died of wounds 3 June 1917. Son of Mrs P. M. R. Hill of 26, Holland Road, Hove. Buried in Mory Abbey Military Cemetery, Mory.

HILL

Edwin Arundel

Major 8th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 18th Division. Died of wounds 26 October 1918 Resident of Hove. Buried in Villers Bretonneaux Military Cemetery.

HILLMAN

Leslie Harris

Lieutenant 2nd Battalion, Rifle Brigade 8th Division. Killed in action at Third Ypres 31 July 1917. Commemorated on The Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium.

HILLS

William

Private. G. 18610 7th Battalion The Royal West Kent Regiment. 18th Division. Killed in action 18 November 1916. Aged 39. Son of William & Hannah Hills Husband of Ellen Priscilla Hills of 43, Stoneham Road, Hove. Enlisted in Hove. Resident of Aldrington. Buried in Stump Road Cemetery, Grandcourt.

HITCHENS

Henry William Ernest

Lieutenant Colonel 1st Battalion, Manchester Regiment. 3rd (Lahore) Indian Division. Killed in action at Wieltje near Ypres 26 April 1915. Aged 49 Only son of Major General & Mrs Hitchens of East Lodge, Belmont, Hove. Twice mentioned in Despatches. Buried in White House Cemetery, Ypres, Belgium.

HOBDAY

Archibald

Private. City of London Yeomanry. Killed in action in Palestine 21 November 1917. Aged 24. Son of Walter & Charlotte Hobday of 63, Worcester Villas, Hove. Born in Brighton and enlisted in Finsbury Park. Hove resident. Commemorated on The Jerusalem Memorial

HOBDEN

Ernest

Second Lieutenant 328th Siege Battery The Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action near Cambrai 20 October 1918. Buried in Quievy Communal Cemetery Extension.

HODGKINS

Percy William

Lance Corporal G 13617 6th Battalion, East Kent Regiment. Died of wounds at home 20 August 1917. Aged 21 Formerly Sussex Yeomanry. Son of Charles Henry & Louisa Irene Hodgkins of 75, Westbourne Street, Hove. Born in Hove and enlisted in Brighton Hove resident. Buried in Hove Cemetery

HOLDEN

Frederick John

Gunner 374414 122nd Siege Battery The Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action during the March Retreat 28 March 1918. Born and enlisted in Brighton. Commemorated on The Pozieres Memorial

HOLDSTOCK

Frederick William Tubbs

Ordinary Seaman. J/68480/PO Royal Navy HMS "Opal" Loat with the Destroyer when she was wrecked off the Orkneya 12 January 1918. Aged 18. Son of Charles & Mary Holdstock of 30, Linton Road, Hove. Born in Portslade,. Buried in Lyness Royal Naval Cemetery, Scotland

HOLLAND

Archibald

Private. G. 17934 12th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action 10 October 1916 Foster son of Mrs H. Wood of 88, Cowper Street, Hove. Born in Nottingham and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Euston Road cemetery, Colincamps

HOLLINGDALE

George Frederick

Lance Corporal 55520 197th Company The Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) Formerly the Middlesex Regiment. Killed in action at Arras 30 April 1917. Aged 35. Son of Thomas & Annie Hollingdale of Brighton. Husband of Mrs Annie Hollingdale of 10, Wordsworth Street, Hove. Born in Brighton and enlisted in Hove. Commemorated on The Arras Memorial

HOLMES

Ernest Henry Hugh

Private G. 23685 1st Battalion, Royal West Surrey Regiment. 33rd Division. Killed in action 13 April 1918. Aged 37 Husband of Mrs N. M. Holmes of 17, Westbourne Street, Hove. Formerly Royal Sussex. Born in Hangleton and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Outtersteene Communal Cemetery Extension Bailleul.

HOPKINS

Arthur William

Private 5078 1st/. Battalion The Honourable Artillery Company 63rd Division. Killed in action on the Ancre 14 November 1916. Son of Mr & Mrs A. R. Hopkins of 71, Carlisle Street, Hove. Enlisted Armoury House, London. Buried in London Cemetery & Extension, Longueval

HOPKINS

George Henry

Corporal 6658 The 7th (Princess Royals) Dragoon Guards Indian Cavalry Division. Killed in action 6 November 1914. Aged 28 Husband of Kate Hopkins of Bullfinch Cottage, Hurstpierpoint. Born in Lewisham and enlisted in London. Commemorated on The Le Touret Memorial

HOPKINS

John J

Private. 82470 11th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers 18th Division. Killed in action 25 June 1918. Aged 19. Son of Mr & Mrs G. H. Hopkins of 80, Rutland Road, Hove. Born in Brighton and enlisted in Chichester. Buried in Warloy Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension

HOPKINS

Percy A

Private G. 962 7th Battalion, The Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action at Loos 25 September 1915. Born in Kemp Town, Brighton and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Houplines Communal Cemetery Extension.

HOPKINS

William Strickles

Private TF. 228200 1st Battalion, London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers) Formerly The Royal West Kent Regiment. Killed in action near Ypres. 20 September 1917. Aged 20. Son of William & Elizabeth Hopkins of 35 Bolsover Road, Hove. Born and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Tyne Cot Cemetery, Belgium.

HOW

Richard Henry

Leading Stoker K/14724 Royal Navy. HMS "Queen Mary" Lost with the battlecruiser at the Battle of Jutland 31, 5. 16. Son of Mrs E. Kirkman of 7, Ruskin Road, Hove. Commemorated on The Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea.

HOWARD

James Frederick

Private. 43556 5th Battalion, Royal Berkshire Regiment. 12th Division. Formerly with the Gloucesters. Killed in action 5 April 1918. Aged 19. Son of Henry John & Rosina Howard of 119, Westbourne Street, Hove. Born in London and enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Bouzincourt Ridge Cemetery, Albert.

HOWICK

Lancelot Percy

Gunner 73514 "C" Battery 283rd Brigade. Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action 21 October 1916. Aged 20. Son of Eliza Howick of 172, Westbourne Street, Hove. Born in Brighton and enlisted in Worthing. Buried in Guards Cemetery Lesboeufs

HUGHES

William Henry

Trimmer 2431/ST Royal Naval Reserve H. M. Paddle Minesweeper "Queen of the North" Lost when the minesweeper was mined off Orfordness 20 July 1917. Aged 39. Son of James & Emily Hughes of 19, Windmill Road, Brighton. Husband of Mrs Florence Hughes of 2, Conway Place, Hove. Commemorated on The Portsmouth Royal Naval Memorial, Southsea.

HUMPHREY

William

Private. 27151 8th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers 12th Division. Killed in action 7 September 1917. Son of John & Clara Humphreys of HoveBorn in Brighton and enlisted in Hove. Hove resident. Buried in Monchy British Cemetery, Monchy Le Preux

HUMPHRY

Alfred Walter Martin

Lance Corporal 26919 15th Battalion, Hampshire Regiment. 41st Division. Killed in action 10 January 1917. Aged 29. Son of Alfred & Eugenia Humphry of 3, Seafield Road Hove. Born in Hove and enlisted in Winchester. Hove resident. Buried in Dickebusch New Military Cemetery, Belgium

HUMPHREY

George

Private 51184 2/. 5th The Manchester Regiment. 66th Division. Died 9 October 1918. Aged 38 Husband of Maggie Caroline Humphrey (remarried) of 20, Payne Avenue, Hove. Former Royal West Kents. Born in Brighton and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Hautmont. Communal Cemetery

HUNT

Arthur Edwin

Private. T/39163 Royal Army Service Corps. Egypt. Died in military hospital in Port Said 3 November 1918. Aged 30. Son of William & Susan Hunt of Hove. Born in Hove and enlisted in Woolwich. Formerly Duke of C. L. I. Buried in Port Said War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt.

HUNT

Cecil Alfred

Lance Corporal TF. 320126 16th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 74th Yeomanry Division. Died in military hospital in Egypt 19 November 1917. Aged 21. Son of Arthur Edward and Grace Alice Hunt of 75, Green Lane, Addlestone, Surrey. Born in Rhyll, Flintshire and enlisted in Chichester. Resident of Hove. Included on the Welsh National War Memorial in Cathays Park, Cardiff. Buried in Kantara War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt

HURST

Harry M

Private. G. 10958 13th Battalion, Middlesex Regiment. 24th Division. Killed in action at the Battle of Loos 28 September 1915. Born Cleppywind, Glamorgan, and enlisted in Hove. Commemorated on The Loos Memorial

INWOOD

Charles Hawkins

Second Lieutenant The Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) Number 145 Company. Killed in action 19 November 1917. Aged 26. Son of The Rev. Charles & Emma Jane Inwood of 14, Hove Park Villas, Hove. Official of the Pennsylvania Railroad, Alatoona. U S. A. Came home to enlist in August 1914. Commemorated on The Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium.

IRELAND

Charles

Private, SD. 3147 13th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action on the Rue De Bois 30 June 1916. Aged 29. Son of John & Elizabeth Ireland of Eaton Road, Hove Enlisted in Hove. Buried in St. Vaast Post Military Cemetery

JACKSON

Frederick William

Private. G. 419 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action at Ovillers 7 July 1916. Aged 22. Son of Charles & Charlotte of Derby. Born in Derby and enlisted in Hove. Buried in London Cemetery & Extension.

JARROLD

Frederick Arthur

Ordinary Seaman Sussex 1/296 RNVR HMS "Hawke" Lost when the Cruiser was torpedoed by U 9 in the North Sea 15 October 1914. Aged 20. Son of Alfred & Elizabeth Jane Jarrold of 15, Westbourne Street, Hove. Commemorated on The Portsmouth Naval memorial, Southsea.

JAY

Ernest Alfred

Private. L. 10755 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 1st Division. Killed in action at Hulluch 13 October 1916. Born in Shoreham and enlisted in Hove. Commemorated on The Loos Memorial

JAY

Herbert Charles

Private. L. 10754 3rd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. Died at home 19 August 1915. Aged 18. Son of George Matthias & Emma Elizabeth Jay of 36, St. Aubyns Road, Portslade. Born and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Brighton (Bear Road) Cemetery.

JESTICO

Frank William

Sergeant L. 9263 9th Battalion The Royal Sussex Regiment. 24th Division. Killed in action 3 August 1917. Son of Isaac & Annie Jestico of 132, Ellen Street, Hove. Husband of Mrs L. M. Jestico of 121, Westbourne Street, Hove. Born and enlisted in Brighton. Regular formerly with the 2nd Battalion. Buried in Ypres Reservoir Cemetery, Belgium

JESTICO

Herbert

Seaman Sussex S/2/259 Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. "Howe" Battalion The Royal Naval Division, Gallipoli. Killed in action on Gallipoli 21 May 1915. Aged 18. Son of Isaac & Annie Jestico of 132, Ellen Street, Hove. Buried in Lancashire Landing Cemetery, Gallipoli

JOHNSON

Derrick Siverwright

Lieutenant 25 Squadron The Royal Flying Corps (F E 2b’s). Killed in action 4 December 1916. Formerly Divisional Cyclist, Home Counties. Buried in Cabaret Rouge British Cemetery.

JOLLIFFE

Augustine

Private SD. 2419 11th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action 26 March 1918. Born in Swindon and enlisted in Worthing. Hove resident Commemorated on The Pozieres Memorial

JONES

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JOSEPH

Sidney herbert

Lance Corporal 11798 8th Battalion The East Surrey Regiment. 24th Division. Killed in action at Arras 5 May 1917. Born in Alfold, Surrey and enlisted in Kingston on Thames. Next of kin, Epsom. Commemorated on The Arras Memorial

JUKES

Louis

Private G. 17704 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Died of wounds 5 May 1917. Aged 42. Son of John & Elizabeth Jukes, of Railway Terrace, Gillingham, Dorset. Born in Gillingham and enlisted in Brighton. Gillingham War Memorial. Buried in Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun

JUPP

Herbert

Private SD. 2416 11th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action at Ypres 24 September 1917. Born in Brighton and enlisted in Hove. Hove resident. Buried in Bedford House Cemetery, Enclosure Number 4, Zillebeke, Belgium

KEKEWICH

George

Captain The City of London Yeomanry E. E. F. Killed in action in Palestine 28 October 1917. Aged 28. Son of Lewis Pendarves & Lilian Emily Kekewich Of 45, Brunswick Square, Hove. Educated at Eton. Included on Eton College War Memorial and Forest Row War Memorial and Parish Church. Buried in Bersheeba War Cemetery. Palestine. See also separate page about Kekewich family

KEKEWITCH

Hanbury Lewis

Captain 16th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 74th Yeomanry Division. Killed in action near Sheria 6 November 1917. Aged 32. Son of Lewis Pendarves & Lilian Emily Kekewich of 46, Brunswick Square, Hove. Husband of Mrs Dorothy Kekewich (remarried) of Bicester, Oxfordshire. Educated at Eton. Eton College Memorial and Forest Row Parish Memorials. Buried in Bersheeba War Cemetery. See also Lord's Memorial and separate page about Kekewich family

KEKEWITCH

John

Captain 8th Battalion, East Kent Regiment. 24th Division. Killed in action at the Battle of Loos 25 September 1915. Aged 24. Son of Lewis Pandarves & Lilian Emily Kekewich of 46. Brunswick Square, Hove. Educated at Eton College. Eton College and Forest Row War Memorials. Commemorated on The Loos Memorial. See also separate page about Kekewich family

KERLY

Ernest Leonard

Private 14803 49th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps Died of wounds 16 April 1918. Aged 21. Son of Marion Russell of 105, Clarendon Road, Hove. Formerly Royal Sussex. Born and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Haringhe (Bandaghem) Military Cemetery, Belgium

KERRUISH

Harry Ramsey

Private. Tf. 265744 2/6th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment, Indian Army Died in India 3 March 1917. Aged 21. Son of Moss Henry & Margaret Duncan Kerruish of Hove. Born in Hove and enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Campbellpore Cemetery. Commemorated on The Karachi Memorial, Pakistan.

KIDD

John Newman

Captain 6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers). Killed in action 9 January 1916. Aged 35. Son of Frederick James & Alice Kidd of 3, Harrington Road, Preston Park, Brighton. Buried in Vermelles British Cemetery

KING, MM

Cecil Charles

Corporal 44630 98th Field Company, Royal Emgineers Died of wounds 6 November 1917. Aged 28. Son of John & Elizabeth King. Husband of Mrs Edith King (remarried) of 102, Tamworth Road, Hove. Born Paddock Wood, Kent and enlisted in Brighton. Hove resident. Buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium

KING

Thomas

Private 30485 1st Battalion The Royal Warwickshire Regiment. 4th Division. Killed in action 30 August 1918. Formerly RASC. Born and enlisted in Hove. Commemorated on The Vis En Artois Memorial

KINGSBOROUGH

Wakeford

Private. M2/020817 Royal Army Service Corps attached to 8th Light Armoured Car Battery of the Machine Gun Corps. Died in Mesopotamia 22 June 1918. Aged 31 Husband of Mrs L. E. Kingsborough (remarried) of 84, Cowper Street, Hove. Born in Brighton and enlisted in London. Buried in Baghdad (North Gate) Cemetery, Iraq.

KIRK

Charles Edward

Private TF. 202280 1/9th Battalion The Royal Scots 15th Scottish Division. Died of wounds 23 October 1918. Aged 18. Son of Arthur & Jessie Kirk of 16, Cambridge Grove, Hove. Born in London and enlisted in Brighton. Formerly Sussex Yeomanry. Buried in Arras Road Cemetery, Roclincourt.

KNEE

George

Lance Corporal G. 9165 12th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action at Ypres 25 September 1917. Born in Brighton and enlisted in Hove. Commemorated on The Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium

KNEE

Harry

Petty Officer 1st Class 177250 Royal Navy HMS "Macedonia" (Armed Merchant Cruiser) Died at sea 1 November 1916. Aged 42. Son of John & Mary Knee of Brighton. Awarded the China Medal/Long Service and Good Conduct Medal, 1900. Commemorated on The Chatham Naval Memorial

KNIGHT, DSO

John Peake

Captain Royal Horse Artillery. Killed in action 31 August 1916. Aged 26. Son of James & Ellen Knight of 17, Castle Hill, Folkestone, Kent. Husband of Mrs Olive Knight (remarried) of Hampstead. Born in Hove. Buried in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery, Mametz

KNIGHT

Leonard Gann

Lance CorporalG. 24530 7th Battalion, Royal West Surrey Regiment. Killed in action 28 September 1916. Aged 25. Son of Thomas & Alice Knight of Lewisham. Born in Lewisham and enlisted in Hove. Hove resident Formerly Royal Sussex. Commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial.

KNIGHT

Leslie Lempriere

Private S/255068 G. H Q. Royal Army Service Corps Died in military hospital at Etaples after the War 15 February 1919. Aged 20. Son of Walter Edward & Eliza Knight of 75, Addison Road, Hove. Buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

KNIGHT

Walter Wilson

Corpora 112945 Central Works The Tank Corps Died of pneumonia 15 February 1919. Aged 37. Son of Luke & Susannah Knight. Husband of Lucy Anne Knight of 17, Malvern Street, Hove. Born in Hove. Buried in Hove Cemetery.

LAKE

Percy Albert

Private. G. 695 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action at Cambrai 30 November 1917. Son of Eli & Clara Lake of 103, Wordsworth Road, Hove. Born and enlisted in Hove. Commemorated on The Cambrai Memorial

LAKE

Mark

Sapper 503809 Canadian Engineers 11th Field Company Died of wounds 23 December 1917. Aged 34 Husband of Mrs Elizabeth Lake (remarried ( of Rossburn, Manitoba. Buried in Bethune Town Cemetery

LAKER

Albert John

C. S. M SD. 2364 12th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Died 28 November 1916. Husband of Mrs Rose Laker (remarried) of 48, Goldstone Road, Hove. Born in Sundridge, Kent and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Mendinghem Military Cemetery Belgium

LALLYETT

Joseph

Private. GS. 312 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussesx Regiment. 1st Division. Killed in action at Givenchy 26 January 1915. Born in Portslade and enlisted in Brighton Hove resident. Commemorated on The Le Touret Memorial

LANE

Arthur Bloomfield

Captain 10th Battalion, Rifle Brigade. 20th Light Division. Killed in action at Cambrai 20 November 1917. Aged 43. Son of Wilmott & Martha Lane of 3, Eaton Gardens, Hove. Hove resident. Formerly with the K. O. Yorkshire L. I. Rancher in Rhodesia. Served with the South African Forces in German South West Africa and in France. Commemorated on The Cambrai Memorial

LANE

Frederick

Private. 1568 City of London Yeomanry Died on Gallipoli 29 October 1915. Aged 33. Son of Alfred & Emma Lane of "Helensburgh" Langdale Road, Hove. Born in Bayswater and enlisted in London. Hove resident. Buried in Green Hill Cemetery, Gallipoli

LANGTON

Patrick Francis

Private. SD. 2370 12th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action on the Rue De Bois 30 June 1916. Aged 19. Son of John & Ada Langton of 6, Hove Street, Hove. Born Teddington and enlisted in Hove. Commemorated on The Loos Memorial

LANGRISH

Charles William

Gunner 94555 260 Company The Machine Gun Corps (Formerly with the Royal Sussex) Died in India 1 November 1918. Born in Portslade and enlisted in Brighton. Resident of West Hove. Commemorated on The Karachi 1914/18 Memorial, Pakistan.

LARMAN

John

Corporal (Shoeing Smith) L. 44961 Royal Field Artillery Died 14 February 1917. Son of Reuben and Annie Larman of Hove. Husband of Kate Larman of 60, Southampton Road, Kentish Town. Enlisted in Finsbury. Served in the South African War 1899/1902. Buried in La Clytte Military Cemetery, Belgium

LARTER

Arthur Frederick

Private. 56012 13th Battalion, Welsh Regiment. Killed in action. 18 September 1918. Aged 25. Son of Mr Larter and Mrs Edith Larter of 137, Montgomery Street, Hove. Born in Hove and enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Gauzeaucourt New British Cemetery

LASLETT

Frank Roland

Officers Steward 2nd Class L. 1791 Royal Navy. HMS "Cressy" Lost with the armoured Cruiser 22 September 1914. Aged 21. Son of William & Minnie Laslett of 21, Bolsover Road, Hove. Commemorated on The Chatham Naval Memorial

LAWS

George Henry

Private. G. 17755 13th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action on the Somme 22 October 1916. Born and enlisted in Hove. Hove resident. Buried in Puchevillers British Cemetery

LEE

Arthur Cyril

Corporal P. 705 16th Battalion, Rifle Brigade. 39th Division. Killed in action at Becourt Ridge 3 September 1916. Aged 21. Son of Henry & Laura Lee of 27, Princep Road, Hove. Born in Ipswich and enlisted in Holborn. Hove resident Commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial

LEE

Thomas

Sergeant 13/72 7th Battalion, Rifle Brigade. 14th Light Division. Killed in action on the Somme 18 August 1916. Born in Brighton and enlisted in Hove. Next of kin Hinton Ampner, Hampshire Commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial

LELLIOT

Ernest Stephen

Private. G. 40943 4th Battalion, Middlesex Regiment. 37th Division. Died of wounds in military hospital in Etaples 19 December 1916. Formerly Royal West Kents. Born in Twineham and enlisted in Brighton. Hove resident. Buried in Etaples Military Cemetery.

LIGHTFOOT

Ernest Joseph

probably Leading Stoker K/13165 Royal Navy HMS "Queen Mary" Lost with the battlecruiser at the Battle of Jutland 31 May 1916. Commemorated on The Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea

LINDEN

Walter

Corporal G. 128 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action 1 August 1916. Aged 30. Son of Trumpet Sgt. Major James Frederick Linden and Mrs Sarah Anne Linden of 2, St. Georges Cottages, Burgess Hill. Born in Brighton and enlisted in Hove Hove resident Commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial

LITTLEWOOD

Charles James

Private. 17247 18th Battalion, Kings Liverpool Regiment. 66th Division. Killed in action on the Somme 1 July 1916. Born in Gravesend and enlisted in Liverpool. Resident of Hove. Commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial

LIVERMORE

Frederick Owen

Private G. 2886 8th Battalion, Royal West Surrey Regiment. 24th Division. Killed in action 13 August 1916. Born in Hove and enlisted in Folkestone, Kent. Hove resident. Buried in Peronne Road Cemetery Maricourt

LOVE

Albert Charles

Private L. 10112 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 1st Division. Killed in action near Ypres 31 October 1914. Aged 23. Son of Mr Love& Mrs Jemima Love of 41, Shakespeare Road, Hove. Born in Ryde, I. O. Wight and enlisted in Brighton. Commemorated on The Menin Gate Memorial Ypres, Belgium.

LOVE

Percy George

Private. G. 41303 4th Battalion The Royal Fusiliers. 3rd Division. Killed in action at Arras 3 May 1917. Son of Mr Love & Mrs Jemima Love of 41, Shakespeare Road, Hove. Born in Ryde I O Wight and enlisted in Northampton. Commemorated on The Arras Memorial.

LOXLEY

Charles Eric Smart

Captain Essex Regiment. attached to The Machine Gun Corps Died in military hospital in Cairo, Egypt. 18 December 1918. Aged 22. Son of Herbert Charles Loxley & Frances Emily Bayliss (Formerly Loxley) of 15, Loudon Street, St. Johns Wood. Buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.

LUCAS

Percival Drewett

Second Lieutenant 2nd Battalion, Border Regiment. 7th Division. Died of wounds 6 July 1916. Aged 36. Son of Alfred & Jane Lucas of Hove. Husband of Madeline Lucas of 92, Brook Gardens, Hammersmith. Buried in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

LUSH

Charles William

Lance Corporal 146627 205th Field Company The Royal Engineers. Killed in action 18 September 1918. Aged 29 Husband of Mrs Edith Alice Lush of 11, Shelley Road, Hove. Born in Hendon and enlisted in Dorchester. Included on Sherborne Towm War Memorial, Dorset. Buried in Hagle Dump Cemetery

DE-LUSIGNAN

Raymond

Lieutenant 1st Battalion, Royal Dublin Fusiliers 29th Division. Killed in action during the Gallipoli landings at "V" beach 26 April 1915. Regular soldier. Buried in V Beach Cemetery, Gallipoli.

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