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World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Chris Comber 2004

Incorporating the hamlets of Warningcamp and Crossbush, Lyminster War Memorial is in the form of a large bronze panel in the Parish Church of St. Mary Magdalene bearing 19 names with initials.


Edward James
Sergeant 16615, 2nd Battalion, The Royal Berkshire Regiment. 8th Division. Killed in action. 25th September 1915. Born in Liphook, Hampshire and enlisted in Reading, Berks. Next of kin Farnham, Surrey. Commemorated on The Ploegsteert Memorial MR. 32


George Albert
Private TF/200024, 1/4th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 53rd Division. Killed in action at the first battle of Gaza 26th March 1917. Aged 26. Son of Henry and Alice Hammond of 240 Calcetto Cottages, Crossbush. Born in Crossbush and enlisted in Arundel Commemorated on The Jerusalem memorial. MR. 34


George Hammond
Stoker 1st Class K/16213, H.M.S. “Redoubtable”, Royal Navy. Died in Royal Naval Hospital at Haslar 6th November 1918. Aged 24. Son of James and Ada Hammond of 240 Calcetto Cottages, Crossbush. Buried Haslar Royal Naval Cemetery.


Sydney Montague Hardwick
Petty Officer, Auxiliary, H.M.S. “Princess Irene”, Royal Navy. Lost when the ship blew up off Sheerness 27th May 1915. Aged 33. Son of Major Arthur and Mrs. Hill of Brighton. Arundel W. M. Commemorated on The Portsmouth Naval Memorial MR. 3


Ernest Edward
Private TF/210030, 1/4th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 53rd Division. Killed in action at the third battle of Gaza 6th November 1917. Aged 35. Son of William and Annie King of Crossbush. Born in Lyminster and enlisted in Arundel. Commemorated on The Jerusalem Memorial MR. 34


Edmund Joseph
Lieutenant, 175th Company, The Royal Engineers. Killed in action 26th April 1916. Aged 23. Son of Edmund and the Honourable Mrs Maxwell-Stuart late of Balworth Park, Arundel, later of Linden, East Lulworth, Dorset. Also listed on Arundel War Memorial and Arundel Cathedral special Memorial. Buried Poperinghe New Military Cemetery, Belgium B. 5.


Henry Joseph Ignatius
Second Lieutenant, 3rd Battalion, The Coldstream Guards. Guards Division. Killed in action near Ypres 9th October 1917. Aged 30. Next of kin and other details as above. Buried Artillery Wood Cemetery, Boesinghe, Belgium B. 106


Joseph Arthur
Second Lieutenant 1st Battalion, The Coldstream Guards. Guards Division. Died of wounds 24th August 1918. Aged 20. Details as above. Buried Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt. F. 84


J. J.
Lieutenant 9th Battalion, The Duke of Wellingtons (West Riding) Regimen. 17th Division. Killed in action 2nd March 1916. Aged 19. Details as above. Buried Reninghelst New Military Cemetery, Belgium B. 15.


Private G/4393, 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex. 1st Division. Killed in action at Loos 25. September 1915. Aged 35. Son of Charles and Eliza Misselbrook of 29, Easter Road, Bognor. Husband of Mrs Ada Misslebrook of 4, South Cottages, Wick. Born in North Berstead and enlisted in Chichester, Commemorated on The Loos Memorial MR. 19




Albert Thomas
Private 78193, 9th Battalion, The Royal Fusiliers. 37th Division. Killed in action 8th August 1918. Aged 18. Brother of Mrs L. E. Mills Lyminster Lane, Warningcamp. Born Crossbush and enlisted in Brighton. Arundel W. M. Buried Beacon Cemetery, Sailly Laurette F. 247


Private TF/ 320100, 16th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 74th Division. Killed in action 16th September 1918. Aged 22. Son of Arthur and Ellen Page of Fir Tree Cottage, Boxgrove. Born in Lyminster and enlisted in Arundel Boxgrove Priory War Memorial. Buried Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension F. 511


Private 20759, 8th Battalion, The Royal Fusiliers. 12th Division. Killed in action on the Somme 7th October 1916. Born in Lavant and enlisted in Chichester. Next of kin Lyminster. Commemorated on The Thiepval Memorial MR. 21


Francis Raleigh
Lieutenant, 9th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 24th Division. Killed in action at Loos 25th September 1915. Aged 27. Son of Mr and Mrs F. G. Pring of “Calcetto” Lyminster. Educated at Hurstpierpoint College. Born in Lyminster. Hurstpierpoint College Chapel W. M. Commemorated on The Loos Memorial MR. 19.


Charles Henry
Private 86040, No. 92 Company, The Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action 6th May 1917. Aged 36. Husband of Mrs Alice Rogers of “The Bungalow”, Warningcamp. Born and enlisted in Arundel. Arundel W. M. Formerly with the Royal Sussex. Buried Bailleul Road(East)Cemetery F. 64


Private TF/202828, 6th Battalion, The East Kent Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action 18th October 1918. Aged 20. Son of William and Louisa Talbot of Lyminster. Born in Warningcamp and enlisted in Worthing. Buried Dud Corner Cemetery. Loos F. 219


Ernest Edward
Private M2/222839, Mechanical Transport, Royal Army Service Corps. Died of wounds 5th April 1918. Aged 36. Son of Alfred and Mary Anne Wright of Stevenage, Herts. Husband of Mrs Henrietta Wright of Green Bank, Southwater near Horsham. Born in Walton, Surrey and enlisted in Chichester. Resident of Lyminster. Buried Querrieu British Cemetery. F. 116

20 June 2004

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