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SLINDON WAR MEMORIALS

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

Detailed Memorial in the Church, with a Memorial cross in the road outside. 14 names.

BLUNDEN

Harry [aka William Henry]

Private 4150, 13th Battalion (New South Wales), The Australian Infantry. 4th Australian Division. Killed in action 4th July 1918. Aged 31. Son of William & Ellen Blunden of Burnham Cottage, Dairy Lane, Walberton. Native of Slindon Common. Buried in Crouy British Cemetery, Crouy sur Somme F. 29

DEAN

Herbert

Private G/17811, 12th Battalion, The Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action near Becourt on the Somme 3rd September 1916. Aged 26. Son of Mr & Mrs James Dean of 47, Park Lane, Slindon. Born in Slindon and enlisted in Horsham Buried in Hamel Military Cemetery F. 701

FROST

Charles [William]

Private 26791, 2nd Battalion, The Wiltshire Regiment. 19th Division. Died of wounds in base hospital at Rouen 11th November 1918. Aged 40. Born in Kings Lynn, Norfolk and enlisted in Chichester. Son of Robert & Sarah Frost of Stanhoe, Norfolk. Husband of Edith Frost of Warsash, Southampton. Formerly with the Royal Sussex Regiment. Buried in St. Sever Cemetery Extension Rouen. F. 146

FRANCIS

Charles [Robert]

Able Seaman J/1961/PO, H.M.S. “Tipperary”, Royal Navy. Grand Fleet destroyers. Lost with the ship a during the night action 1st June 1916. Son of Frank & Eliza Annie Francis of Burtsowes Croft, Ewhurst, Surrey Commemorated on The Portsmouth Naval Memorial MR. 3.

GLOVER

Maurice

Royal Sussex – No further information currently

HOLDEN

George

Private G/487, 13th Battalion, The Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th. Division. Killed in action during the March Retreat 21st March 1918. Aged 20. Nephew of Elizabeth Burch of “Pine View”, Slindon Common, Slindon. Born in Lambeth and enlisted in Chichester. Commemorated on The Pozieres Memorial MR.27

HUBAND

Walter

Petty Officer 1st.Class 119178, H.M.S. “Viknor”, Royal Navy. Lost with the armed Merchant Cruiser off the Irish Coast 13th January 1915. Husband of Mrs Ellen Huband of Slindon. Commemorated on The Portsmouth Naval Memorial, MR.3.

HEATER

Charles [Frederick]

Stoker 2nd Class K/21440, H.M.S. “Bulwark”, Royal Navy. Lost when the battleship blew up at Sheerness 26th November 1914. Aged 19. Son of Mrs A. White, (formerly Heater) of 33 Prospect Cottage, Slindon. Commemorated on The Portsmouth Naval Memorial MR.3.

MILES

John [aka Jack]

Guardsman 34561, 5th (Reserve) Battalion, The Grenadier Guards. Depot. Killed in action at home 14th July 1918. No other details available. Buried in Brompton Cemetery, Chelsea.

PARROTT

John

Scots Guards – No further information currently

ROBERTS

William [Alfred]

Private. G/31, 7th Battalion, The Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action near Festubert 18th December 1915. Aged 22. Son of Charles & Emily Roberts of 58, Slindon Common, Slindon. Born in Slindon and enlisted in Chichester. Commemorated on The Loos Memorial MR. 19.

STILLWELL

Charles

Manchesters - probably Frederick Stillwell, Private 51213, 19th Battalion, The Manchester Regiment. 30th Division. Killed in action at Third Ypres 31st July 1917. Born in Graffham, Sussex and enlisted in Chichester. Next of kin, Slindon. Commemorated on The Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Belgium.

WHITE

George [Frederick]

Private 76746, 26th Battalion, The Royal Fusiliers. 41st Division. Killed in action 25th October 1918. Born in Walberton and enlisted in Chichester. Next of kin residents of Slindon Buried in Heerstert Military Cemetery, Belgium.

WHITTINGTON

Stephen

[Listed as Cyclist Corps on memorial] Lance Corporal 43342, 9th Battalion, The Essex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action 22nd July 1917. Aged 40. Born in Angmering and enlisted in Shepherds Bush, Middlesex. Husband of Mrs M. L. Whittington of 5, Council Cottages, Slindon. Next of kin residents of Slindon. Buried in Monchy British Cemetery, Monchy le Preux

3 June 2004

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