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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

MACE

Robert Sydney

Private. G. 17709 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action 5 October 1916. Aged 19. Son of Wallace & Fanny Mace of 75, Springfield Road, Brighton. Born in Hove and enlisted in Brighton. Included on Brighton War Memorial. Commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial

MACRO

Arthur Reginald

Private G. 23754 8th Battalion, Royal West Surrey Regiment. 24th Division. Killed in action during the March Retreat 26 March 1918. Born in Bolney and enlisted in Brighton Resident of Hove Commemorated on The Pozieres Memorial

MAJOR

John Oliver

Lance Corporal TF. 242313 2nd Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borderers 5th Division. Killed in action 14 April 1918. Formerly Royal Sussex. Born and enlisted in Hove. Hove resident Commemorated on The Ploegsteert Memorial Belgium

MANFIELD

William

Private. 108448 11th Battalion, Notts & Derby Regiment (The Sherwood Foresters) 25th Division. Died of wounds near Landrecies 6 November 1918. Aged 38 Husband of Mrs Daisy Manfield of 37, Byron Street, Hove. Born in Pulborough and enlisted in Brighton. Formerly Royal West Surreys. Buried in Landrecies Communal Cemetery.

MARCHANT

Charles Frederick

Private. 31378 1/7th, Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers 42nd Division. Killed in action 27 September 1918. Aged 28 Husband of Mrs Violet Marchant of 54, Montgomery Street, Hove. Born and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Ribecourt Road Cemetery, Trescault.

MARE

Cyril Ronald Charles John

Private. TF. 315265 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. (Attached to and serving with the 16th Battalion. ). Killed in action 6 October 1918. Aged 24. Son of Charles John Salmon Peter & Clara Egerton Mare of "Rothesay" 24, Hartington Villas, Hove. Born in Littlehampton and enlisted in Hove. Territorial. Buried in Sucriere Cemetery Ablain St. Nazaire.

MARKS-WARDLAW

Alfred Penrose

Major 9th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 24th Division. Regular Officer wounded in 1915. Served with the Battalion fron 1914/17 Discharged and died at home 14 May 1917. Aged 49 Educated at Radley College. Radley College Memorial. Commemorated Golders Green Crematoriam

MARSHALL

Arthur

Trooper GS. 11088 16th Lancers (Stationed in Ireland) Died on active service 12 December 1914. Aged 44 Husband of Mrs Elizabeth Marshall of 83, Goldstone Road, Hove. Born in Winchester and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Curragh Military Cemetery, Kildare, Ireland

MARTINEAU

Alfred John

Major 19th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action 17 April 1917. Aged 46 Sopn of Alfred & Maria Martineau of Hove, Husband of Louisa Martineau of 6, Evelyn Terrace, Brighton. Buried in Bully-Grenay Communal Cemetery British Extension.

MASLEN

George Alfred

Private. G. 9419 13th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action at Third Ypres near St. Julien 31 July 1917. Aged 23. Son of George & Ellen Maslen of 76, Livingstone Road, Hove. Born in Hove and enlisted in Haywards Heath Included on Bolney Parish War Memorial. Buried in Buffs Road Cemetery, Ypres.

MASLIN

George Henry John

Private. L. 10771 13th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action at St,. Julien 31 July 1917. Aged 18. Son of George & Alice Maslin of 119, Wordsworth Road, Hove. Born and enlisted in Hove. Commemorated on The Menin Gate Memorial Ypres, Belgium.

MASLIN

Herbert J

Sergeant G. 40160 1st Battalion, Middlesex Regiment. 33rd Division. Formerly Sussex Yeomanry. Killed in action near Ypres 26 September 1917. Aged 28. Son of Mary Annie Maslin, husband of Mrs Nellie Maslin of 58, Goldstone Road, Hove. Born in Wiston near Steyning and enlisted in Brighton. Commemorated on The Tyne Cot Memorial Belgium

MASON

Algernon Douglas Hamilton D

Private 45526 The Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 156 Company Died of wounds in base hospital at Rouen 3 October 1916. Aged 21. Son of Robert Farrer & Elizabeth North Mason of 18, Lansdowne Street, Hove. Born in Milford Haven and enlisted in Chichester. Hove resident. Formerly Royal Fusiliers. Buried in St. Sever Cemetery Rouen.

MASON

Walter John Dart

Private. 40965 1st Batttalion Duke of Cornwall’s Light Infantry 5th Division. Died of wounds 29 June 1918. Aged 19. Son of Stephen John & Mabel Mary Mason of 5, Queens Mews, 2nd Avenue, Hove. Born in Marylebone and enlisted in Piccadilly. Buried in Aire Communal Cemetery

MATTHEWS

Clement Henry

Private TF. 1197 1/4th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 53rd Division. Killed in action at Suvla Bay 15 August 1915. Aged 26. Son of Thomas Clement & Mary Anne Matthews of Mill Farm, Kings Road, Horsham. Born in Falmer and enlisted in Horsham. Half back for Brighton & Hove Albion. Included on Horsham War Memorial. Buried in Green Hill Cemetery, Suvla, Gallipoli

MATTHEWS

Harold Edward

Gunner 164101 146th Heavy Battery The Royal Garrison Artillery Died of wounds near Ypres 30 October 1917. Aged 37 Husband of Mrs L. E. Matthews of 116, Cowper Street, Hove. Born in Addlestone, Surrey and enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery Belgium

MAUGHAN

Alfred William

Second Lieutenant 285th Heavy Battery The Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action 24 June 1917. Aged 37. Son of The Rev. John Archibald Collingwood Maughan (BA) Un. Coll Oxford & Mrs Mary Maughan of Cliftonville. Born in Prudhoe, Northumberland Resident of Hove. Buried in Kemmel Chateau Military Cemetery.

MAXWELL

A E

No further information currently available.

MAY

John Edwin

Drummer 10966 2nd Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers 6th Division. Killed in action 2 November 1914. Born St. Pancras and enlisted in Portsmouth Next of kin Hove. Regular soldier. Buried in Pont Du Hem Military Cemetery, La Gorgue

MEAD

Frederick Thomas

Private. G. 17880 11th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action 29 April 1918 Enlisted in Hove. Hove resident Commemorated on The Tyne Cot Memorial Belgium

MEATON

Howard James (Pop)

Quartermaster Sgt TF. 202870 2/4th (Reserve) Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. Died of influenza in Beaufort Military Hospital 11 December 1918. Aged 28 Husband of Mildred Meaton of 72, Franklin Street, Brighton. Son of Mr & Mrs Meaton of 14, Richmond Place, Brighton. Included on Brighton Memorial. Buried in Brighton (Bear Road) Cemetery

MESSENGER

Herbert Sydney

Private 104681 25th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps Died of wounds 29 July 1918. Aged 32. Son of Sydney & Sophie Messenger of Croydon. Husband of Harriett Messenger later of Norbury. Born in Croydon and enlisted in Hove Formerly with the Royal West Kents. Buried in Bagneux British Cemetery Gezaincourt

MICHELL

Noel Burgess

Captain 11th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers. 18th Division. Killed in action during the March Retreat 22 March 1918. Aged 33. Son of Mr & Mrs G. B. Michell of 11, Sackville Gardens, Hove. B. A. (Cantab) Educated at Trinity College, Cambridge. Wounded and mentioned in Despatches. Included on the Cambridge University War List Commemorated on The Pozieres Memorial

MIDDLEDITCH

George William

Lance Corporal. 27451 12th Battalion, Suffolk Regiment. 40th Division. Killed in action 4 May 1917. Born Kings Cross & enlisted in Hove. Formerly with The Middlesex Regiment. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial

MILLS

D P

Gunner 1382 The Royal Field Artillery Died at home 15 June 1917. Aged 33. Son of David & Matilda Mills of Hove. Husband of Ellen Maria Mills 43, Florence Avenue, West Hove. Buried in Hove Cemetery

MILSOM

Harry W

Seaman 978/SD Royal Naval Reserve. H. M. Drifter "Cosmos". Killed in action when the "Cosmos" was one of 7 Drifters sunk when German T. B. D’s attacked the Folkestone/Griz Nez Barrage on 15 February 1918 Commemorated on The Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea.

MINALL

Edward George

Sergeant L. 10457 7th, Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action during the March Retreat. 27 March 1918. Aged 21. Son of Elizabeth Kate Sharp (formerly Minall) & Walter Sharp (stepfather) of 48 Ingram Crescent, Portland Road, Hove. Born and enlisted in Hove Commemorated on The Pozieres Memorial.

MINALL

William John

Private, 9559 Number 17 Company The Machine Gun Corps, Formerly Royal Sussex. Killed in action on the Somme 18 August 1916. Born and enlisted in Hove Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial.

MITCHELL

William Henry Alfred

Private. 19167 2nd Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment. Killed in action 22 August 1915. Aged 20. Son of William & Elizabeth Mitchell of 41, Compton Road, Brighton. Born and enlisted in Brighton. Resident of Hove. Former Cavalryman. Included on Brighton War Memorial. Buried in Rue De Bacquerot No1 Military Cemetery, Laventie

MITCHELL

Alfred James

Private. G. 16052 13th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action 20 3. 17. Aged 34. Son of Mr & Mrs F. Mitchell of Brighton. Born in Eastbourne and enlisted in Brighton. Resident of Hove. Buried in Railway Dugouts Transport Farm Cemetery, Zillebeke, Belgium

MONTAGUE

Reginald Marcus Henry Cruise

Second Lieutenant 8th Battalion, South Wales Borderers 22nd Division (Greece). Killed in action in Salonika 8 May 1917. Aged 31 Formerly with the East Kents. Only. Son of Frances Armitage Montague of 74, Osborne Villas, Hove. Husband of Mrs Gladys Montague of "Glengarrif", Horn Lane, Acton. Buried in Karasouli Military Cemetery, Greece.

MOORE

Sydney Victor V

Boy 1st Class J/22012 Royal Navy HMS "Bulwark" Lost when the battleship blew up off Sheerness Dockyard 26 November 1914. Commemorated on The Portsmouth Naval Memorial Southsea,

MOORE

Walter Louis

Stoker Petty Officer 3000013 Royal Navy HMS "Genista". Killed in action when the Flower Class Sloop was torpedoed in the North Sea 23 October 1916. Aged 34. Son of Mr & Mrs Walter Moore of Hove. Husband of Florence Emily Moore of Wood View Terrace, Nailsea, Somerset. Commemorated on The Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea

MORLEY

William Leonard

Sergeant G. 693 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action near Nurlu 5 September 1918. Aged 25. Son of Martin & Louisa Morley of 60, Western Road, Hove. Born and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension.

MORTON

Herbert Charles

Private. TF. 320309 16th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 74th Division. Died of wounds 4 September 1918. Born in Annerley, Surrey and enlisted in Brighton. Resident of Hove. Buried in Heath Cemetery, Harbonnieres

MUNN

William Harold

Rifleman 46307 13th Battalion, Rifle Brigade 37th Division. Died of wounds 28 August 1918. Aged 19. Son of George & Caroline Munn of 70, Coleridge Street, Hove. Born in Hove and enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension.

MURDOCH

James Francis

Private M2/181729 688 Motor Transport Company The Royal Army Service Corps (Salonika) Died in Macedonia 27 October 1918. Aged 42. Son of David Colin & Murial Murdoch of Brighton. Husband of Lucie Murdoch of 43 Bolsover Road Hove. Buried in Skopje British Cemetery, Macedonia.

MURPHY

Richard George

Private M2/114149 The Royal Army Service Corps (Motor Transport) Attached to 80th A. A. Section. Died in Mesopotamia 12 July 1917. Aged 36. Son of Mr & Mrs Richard Murphy of 2, Hove Street, Hove. Husband of Mrs Florence Murphy of 45, St. Leonards Avenue, Hove. Born in Bermondsey and enlisted in London. Buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, Iraq.

MURRAY, DSM

James Hamilton Gordon

Sergeant 200/5/Deal Royal Marines Divisional Engineers. 63rd Royal Naval Division. Killed in action at Beaumont Hamel 14 November 1916. Aged 32. Son of The Hon. Huntley & Mrs Margaret Gordon-Murray of Alloa, Scotland. Buried in Beaumont Hamel British Cemetery

MUSTCHIN

Joseph

Corporal L. 8847 2nd Battalion The Royal Sussex Regiment. 1st Division. Regular. Killed in action near Troyon 7 October 1914. Born in Steyning & enlisted in Brighton. Hove resident. Buried in Vendresse British Cemetery,

NEVILL

R W

Captain. The Rifle Brigade Died at home 3 November 1918. Son of Lord & Lady George Nevill of 22, Palmiera Square, Hove. Educated at Eton. Eton College Roll of Honour. Buried in Eridge Green (Holy Trinity) Churchyard

NEWELL

Stanley Fullalove

Guardsman 27369 2nd Battalion The Grenadier Guards Gaurds Division. Killed in action at Third Ypres 31 July 1917. Aged 19. Son of Thomas Stephen & Louisa Newell of 33, New Church Road, Hove. Born in Surbiton, Surrey and enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Artillery Wood Cemetery, Belgium

NICHOLAS

Gerald Arthur

CSM SD. 1418 "B"Company, 12th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action on the Rue De Bois 30 June 1916. Aged 25. Son of Arthur & Adelaide Mary Nicholas of Brighton. Born in Brighton & enlisted in Hove. Included on Brighton War Memorial. Buried in Cabaret Rouge British Cemetery.

NICHOLSON

Eric N

Captain 12th Royal Lancers (Prince of Wales’s) Died at home 20 June 1917. Aged 29. Son of Dr Arthur & Mrs Nicholson of Hove. Husband of Mrs Eric Nicholson, Countess of Ereadalblane & Holland of Daneholme House, Daventry. Born in Peebles, Educated at Eton. Eton College Roll of Honour. Buried in St. Michaels Churchyard Newnham Northamptonshire.

NICHOLSON

N W

No further information currently available. with these initials from CWGC data base.

NORMAN

A G B

Lieutenant Royal Air Force No other details found

NORRIS

W

Private. The Royal Fusiliers Not positively identified

NORTH

Edwin Joseph Sharp

Gunner 900645 "A" Battery 337th Brigade Royal Field Artillery Mesopotamia. Killed in action 3 November 1918. Aged 24 Gunner North was the only casualty when the Army entered the City of Mosul. He was killed by a shell outside the French Dominican Church and was buried in the crypt. Son of James Sharp North and Lilian Egerton North of 44, Market Street, Brighton. Born and enlisted in Brighton. Included on Brighton War Memorial. Buried in Mosul War Cemetery

NOVERRE

Arthur Kerr

Major Royal Army Service Corps 6th Armoured Car Division. Egyptian Expeditionary Force, Died in military hospital in Alexandria 18 April 1918. Aged 37. Son of Colonel and Mrs Noverre of Hove. Husband of Mrs Beatrice Noverre of 2, Westbourne Street, Hyde Park, London. Buried in Alexandria (Hadra) War Cemetery Egypt.

NUNNE

Ernest William

Private. SD. 4939 11th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action on the Rue de Bois 30 June 1916. Born in Battersea and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Rue Des Barceaux Cemetery, Richebourg L’Avoue

NYE

Walter

Able Seaman 193170 Royal Fleet Reservist POP/2099 Royal Navy HMS "Alert" Mesopotamian River Boat Flotilla. Killed in action 13 August 1916. Aged 38. Son of Mr & Mrs Henry Nye. Husband of Mrs Jane Nye of 27, Franklin Road, Portslade. Born in Brighton. Included on Brighton War Memorial and Portslade and West Hove Memorial. Buried in Baghdad North Gate Cemetery

ODDIE

Francis Arthur Joseph

Lieutenant 2nd Battalion, Royal Berkshire Regiment. 8th Division. Killed in action 23 October 1916. Aged 37 FormerlyThe Middlesex Regiment. Son of Arthur Campbell & Hilda Margaret Oddie of North Lodge, Horsham. Husband of Mrs Lilian Oddie of North Lodge, Horsham. Included on Horsham War Memorial. Commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial

ODEN

Thomas Charles

Gunner130437 The Royal Field Artillery Trench Mortar Batteries Died of wounds 3 February 1917. Aged 21. Son of Thomas Pridger & Harriett Oden of 55 Clarence Square, Hove, Enlisted in Brighton. Brighton War Memorial. Buried in Bethune Town Cemetery

OKE

Robert William Leslie

Captain 2nd Battalion, Royal Berkshire 8th Division. Killed in action 25 September 1915 Commemorated on The Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium.

OLIVER

Thomas Frederick

Second Lieutenant 12th Battalion, Notts & Derby Regiment. (Sherwood Foresters) Died of influenza at home 26 October 1918. Aged 32. Son of Thomas William & Florence Oliver of 26, Brunswick Terrace, Hove,. Buried in Hove Cemetery. See also Lord's Cricket Members' World War 1 Memorial

ORAM

Albert James

Private G. 14303 12th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action at St. Julien 31 July 1917. Born and enlisted in Hove. Born New Irish Farm Cemetery, Yores, Belgium

ORAM

George Henry

Private G. 1583 13th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action near Ypres 26 September 1917. Aged 21. Son of Elizabrth Oram of 13, Molesworth Street, Hove. Born and enlisted in Hove. Commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial Belgium

PAGE

Thomas

Trooper 9/516 The Otago Mounted Rifles New Zealand Ex. Force. Died of wounds 20 September 1915. Aged 28. Wounded on Gallipoli on the 14th of August. Son of Edward & Elizabeth Page of 61, Tamworth Road, Hove. Buried in Hove Cemetery.

PAISH

Alfred Victor

Private. G. 1798 8th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 18th Division. Killed in action 5 May 1917. Aged 19. Son of Henry & Mary Anne Paish of 38, Belfast Street, Hove,. Born in Hove and enlisted in Horsham Buried in , St. Martin Calvaire British Cemetery St. Martin Sur Cojuel

PAISH

Albert Walter

Private 1082 4th Australian Army Medical Corps. ANZAC Corps, Gallipoli. Died in Malta 12 July 1915. Aged 35. Son of Henry & Mary Anne Paish of 38, Belfast Street, Hove, Husband of Mrs S. E. Paish of Aldgate, South Australia. Born in Hove. Brother of Alfred Victor Paish Buried in , Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta.

PAISH (PARISH)

T John Turley

Probably Corporal 40027 1st Battalion, Wiltshire Regiment. 21st Division. Killed in action 18 September 1918. Aged 21. Son of Alfred James & Mary Elizabeth Parish of "Kinross" 27, Stafford Road, Hove. Born in Eastbourne and enlisted in Lewes. Formerly Royal Sussex Regiment. Buried in Targelle Ravine British Cemetery, Villers Guislain

PANNELL

Frederick Lawrence

Lance Sergeant G. 17664 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action 1 October 1917. Aged 29 Husband of Mrs E. J. Pannell of 16, Molesworth Street, Hove. Born in Portsmouth and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Monchy British Cemetery, Monchy Le Preux

PARFETT

John William

Sergeant S. 6120 2nd Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. 4th Division. Died of wounds at home 6 June 1917. Aged 21. Son of Mr & Mrs W. A. Parfett of Waterloo Street, Hove. Born in Battersea and enlisted in London. Buried in All Saints Cemetery, Nunhead.

PARKER

(A) H A

Sergeant 22344 "C" Battery 162nd Brigade The Royal Field Artillery Mentioned in Despatches Died of influenza 29 November 1918. Aged 33. Son of Mr & Mrs H. W. Parker of 30, Kendall Road, Hove. Buried in Hove Cemetery.

PARKER

H A

No further information currently available.

PARKER

James Archibald

Lance Corporal 55017 110th Company The Royal Engineers. Died at home 11 March 1917. Buried in Hove Cemetery.

PARKER

Richard

Private. L. 6783 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 1st Division. Regular soldier,. Killed in action at Ypres 30 November 1914. Born in Hove and enlisted in Brighton. Commemorated on The Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium

PARKS

Ughfred Henry

Gunner 130365 110th Brigade The Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action at Ypres 11 August 1917. Enlisted in Hove. Hove resident. Buried in Railway Dugouts Transport Farm Cemetery

PARKS

Frank Ewart

Private 42759 1st Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers 36th Division. Died 16 November 1918. Born Brighton & enlisted in Hove. Formely with the RASC. Buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery Wimille

PARKS

John Henry

Gunner 178813 237 Siege Battery The Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action 30 August 1918. Aged 21. Son of John & Elizabeth Parks of 9, Byron Street, Hove. Born in Newhaven and enlisted in Chichester. Buried in Tilloy British Cemetery, Tilloy les Mofflaines

PARKS

W H

Gunner Royal Field Artillery No further information currently available

PARSONS

George

Sapper 183676 No 3 Depot Training Company The Royal Engineers. (Newark) Died at home 1 March 1917. Aged 41. Son of Mr & Mrs George Parsons. Husband of Annie Maud Parsons of 50. Walsingham Road, Hove. Born and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Hove Cemetery

PATCHING

Henry Marshall Arthur

Carpenter M/7806 Royal Navy HMS "Invincible" Lost with the Battlecruiser at the Battle of Jutland 31 May 1916. Commemorated on The Portsmouth Naval Memorial,

PATCHING

Richard George

Private. SD. 4065 13th Battalion The Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action on the Rue De Bois 30 June 1916. Born and enlisted in Hove. Hove resident. Buried in St. Vaast Military Cemetery.

PATCHING

Walter Mark

Sergeant. SD. 2993 13th Battalion The Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action at Becourt Ridge 3 September 1916. Born in Portslade and enlisted in Worthing. Next of kin Hove. Commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial

PATRICK

William

Driver 156343 Royal Field Artillery. "B" Battery 174 Brigade. Died of wounds 2 September 1918. Aged 24. Son of Mr & Mrs Patrick of Hove. Born in Hove and enlisted in Brighton. Formerly RAVC. Buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille

PAVEY

Francis James Valentine

Private. 41797. 1/1st Battalion, Hertfordshire Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action 26 April 1918. Aged 19 Brother of Charles F Pavey of 18, Stirling Place, Hove. Born in Hove and enlisted in Brighton. Hove resident. Commemorated on The Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium.

PAVITT

Reginald James

Lieutenant. 10th Battalion, East Kent Regiment. 74th Division. Killed in action 9 August 1918. Aged 23. Son of Henry & Emma Pavitt of 12, Cissbury Road, Hove. Husband of Mrs Olga Pavitt (remarried) Formerly with the Sussex Yeomanry. Buried in Beacon Cemetery Sailly-Laurette

PEACHEY

Edward Richard

Gunner. 901295 "B" Battery 165 Brigade. Royal Field Artillery Died 28 October 1918. Aged 29. Son of Richard & Julia Peachey of North Sydmonton, near Newbury, Berks. Husband of Florence Peachey of "Heatherlea" Wash Common, Newbury, Berks. Born in Sydmonton and enlisted in Hove. Buried in La Kreule Military Cemetery Hazebrouck

PEARCE, MC

Henry Goold

Captain 171st Tunnelling Company The Royal Engineers. Killed in action near Messines 15 July 1917. Aged 31. Son of Henry & Margaret Pearce of Hove. Husband of Mrs Ina Pearce of Balham, London. Born in Hurstpierpoint. Buried in Poperinghe New Military Cemetery

PEIRCE

Stanley

Private 30289 17th Battalion, Machine Gun Corps Formerly Royal Sussex. Killed in action 19 June 1917. Aged 21. Son of May Peirce of 62, Osborne Villas, Hove. Born and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Zantevorde British Cemetery.

PELL

John Charles

Lance Corporal 68464 91 Field Ambulance The Royal Army Medical Corps Died of wounds 1 December 1917. Son of Mr & Mrs F. Pell of Tunbridge Wells. Husband of Mrs A. M. Pell of West View, Summerhill Road, Hove. Born in Tunbridge Wells and enlisted in London. Tunbridge Wells War Memorial. Buried in Mendighem Military Cemetery, Belgium.

PELLING

Edwin John

Private. G. 18615 7th Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment. 18th Division. (formerly The Royal Fusiliers) Taken prisoner and died in captivity in Germany 9 May 1917. Born and enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Hamburg Cemetery, Germany

PERKINS

John Henry

Private. SD. 3423 13th Battalion. The Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Died of wounds in base hospital at Boulogne 4 November 1916. Aged 19. Son of Roland Harry & Gertrude Perkins of 38, Payne Avenue Hove. Born in Hove and enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Boulogne East Cemetery

PERKINS

Osman

Private M2/119636 562 Motor Transport Company The Royal Army Service Corps, Att. X1 Corps Heavy Artillrey. Killed in action 26 October 1916. Aged 38 Husband of Ms Annie Perkins of 30, Newtown Road, Hove. Born in Saul, Gloucestershire and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Bazentin La Petit Military Cemetery

PERRIN

Dudley

Private. TF. 258155 21st Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment. Pioneer Battalion of the 4th Division. Formerly with The Royal Engineers. Killed in action 31 December 1917. Born and enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Tilloy British Cemetery, Tilloy Les Mofflaines

PETTITT

Arthur Charles

Private. G. 4956 9th Battalion The Royal Sussex Regiment. 24th Division. Killed in action 18 August 1916. Aged 26. Son of Mr Pettitt and Mrs E. J. Pettitt of 2, Westbourne Street, Hove. Born in Hove and enlisted in Portslade. Commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial

PHILLIPS

Arthur Albert

Private. 28131 8th Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. 18th Division. Died of wounds 29 November 1916. Aged 19. Son of Walter & Mary Jane Phillips of 94 Clarendon Road, Hove. Born and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Etretat Churchyard

PHILLIPS

Albert Gordon

Private. SD. 3184 13th Battalion The Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action on the Rue De Bois 30 June 1916. Aged 18. Son of Albert & Cecily Jane Phillips of 22, Stoneham Road, Hove. Born in Brighton and enlisted in Hove. Commemorated on The Loos Memorial

PHILLIPS

Percy John

Private. TF. 3721 12th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Transferred from the 2/4th T. F. Battalion. Killed in action 28 July 1916. Aged 21. Son of Mr & Mrs Harry Phillips of 124, Ellens Road, Hove. Enlisted in Hove. Buried in Browns Road Military Cemetery

PIMLOTT

Percy Enoch

Private. 41747 13th Battalion, Manchester Regiment. 66th Division. Killed in action 9 May 1917. Aged 37. Son of Enoch & Elizabeth Pimlott of 71 Church Road, Portslade. Husband of Annie Elizabeth Pimlott of 23, Alpine Road, Hove. Born in Dorking, Surrey & enlisted in Hove. Formerly Royal Sussex. Included on Portslade and West Hove Memorial. Buried in Mont Huon Military Cemetery Le Treport

PINCHIN

Charles Edward Richard

Private. 514009 The Royal Army Medical Corps. (TF) 63rd C. C. S. Killed in action 29 November 1917. Aged 23. Son of Charles & Mary Jane Pinchin of Hove. Born in Greenwich and enlisted in Chelsea. Buried in Haringhe Military Cemetery (Bandagehem) Poperinghe, Belgium.

PINHEY

Kenneth Fleetwood Gordon

Lieutenant "A" Battery 83rd, Brigade The Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action near Ypres 2 August 1917. Aged 21. Son odf Lt. Col. Sir Alexander & Lady Pinhey of 27, Wilbury Road, Hove. Buried in , The Huts Cemetery, Ypres, Belgium

PINYOUN

Harry

Private. G. 1557 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 1st Division. Killed in action 26 June 1916. Aged 30. Son of Mr & Mrs Pinyoun of 16, Shirley Street, Hove. Born in Hove & enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Maroc British Cemetery

PIPER

Harry George

Private. M2/268816 Base Mechanical Transport Depot, Royal Army Service Corps (Salonika) Died in the Balkans 31 May 1917. Aged 30. Son of James & Jane Piper of Hove. Husband of Blanche Piper of 3 Hampstead Road, Preston Park, Brighton. Born in Hove and enlisted in Brighton Included on Brighton War Memorial. Buried in Mikra British Cemetery Kalamaria, Greece.

POCKNEY

Ernest James

Private G. 250 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Died of wounds 7 October 1915. Aged 18. Son of James & Sarah Anne Pockney of 23, Linton Road, Hove. Born and enlisted in Hove. Buried in Wimereux Communal Cemetery

POLLARD

Joseph W

Private. 25065 12th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers 24th Division. Killed in action at Messines 10 June 1917. Born in Hastings and enlisted in Hove. Hove resident Commemorated on The Menin Gate Memorial Ypres, Belgium

POOLE

E A

Private. Royal Army Veterinary Corps No other details found

POPLETT

Harold Harry

Lance Corporal 28003 1st Battalion, East Surrey Regiment. 5th Division. Killed in action at Arras 8 May 1917. Aged 20. Son of Mr & Mrs G. F, Poplett of 89, Livingstone Road, Hove. Commemorated on The Arras Memorial

POYNDER

Robert Hamilton

Lieutenant 2nd Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment. 2nd Division. Att, from 4th Battalion. Killed in action 24 March 1918 Commemorated on the Arras Memorial

PRESTON, MM

George William

Corporal G. 684 7th Battalion The Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action at Cambrai 20 November 1917. Son of Thomas & Edith Preston of 1, Drove Cottages, Patcham. Born in Merton Surrey and enlisted in Hove. Commemorated on The Cambrai Memorial

PRESTON

T W

Private. Royal Army Veterinary Corps No other details found

PRONGER

Leonard Edward

Stoker 1st Class K. 24718 Royal Navy HMS "Nubian". Killed in action when the destroyer was damaged in action with German units in the English Channel 27 October 1916. Commemorated on The Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Southsea.

PROWSE

Arthur Rowland

Able Seaman J. 3470 Royal Navy HMS "Pathfinder". Killed in action when the patrol cruiser was torpedoed by U 21 in the North Sea 5 September 1914. 259 men lost. Son of William & Lillian Prowse of "St. Kilda" 23, Tamworth Road, Hove. Born in London. Commemorated on The Chatham Naval Memorial.

POTTER

Walter Edward

Private. TF. 320485 16th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 74th Division. Killed in action at Quennet Copse 21 September 1918. Aged 27. Son of William & Emily Potter. Born in Epsom and enlisted in Brighton. Commemorated on The Vis En Artois Memorial

PULLEN

William

Corporal G. 3064 9th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 24th Division. Killed in action at Hooge 14 February 1916. Born in Brighton and enlisted in Hove. Included on Brighton War Memorial. Buried in Menin Road South Military Cemetery Ypres, Belgium

PUSEY

Alfred

Guardsman 21126 4th Battalion, Grenadier Guards The Guards Division. Killed in action 3 May 1916. Aged 26. Son of Mr & Mrs Harry Pusey of 32, Westbourne Place, Hove. Born in Hove and enlisted in London. Buried in Menin Road South Military Cemetery Ypres, Belgium

QUESTED

Alec William

Private. G. 20031 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action 24 September 1918. Born in Willesden and enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Epehy Wood Farm Cemetery, Epehy.

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