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World War 1 & 2 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Transcribed & Researched Chris Comber 2004

Small Dole is a hamlet on the B2037 just South of Henfield. The memorial is a stone tablet on the wall of a small building in the High Street. There are 7 names for WW1 and just 1 for WW2, surnames and initial only

Photograph Copyright © Chris Comber 2005




Gunner 212568, "B" Battery, The Royal Field Artillery. 37th Brigade. Died in Palestine 6th October 1918. Aged 32. Son of George & Mary Brown of Small Dole. Enlisted in Hove. Buried in Ramleh War Cemetery, Palestine


Arthur Douglas

Lance Sergeant 1985, 1st.Battalion The Rifle Brigade, 4th Division. Died of wounds 28th April 1915. Born and enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Vlamertinghe Military Cemetery, Belgium


Frederick John

Gunner 37414, 122nd. Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery (Sussex TF). Killed in action during the March Retreat 28th March 1918. Born and enlisted in Brighton. Commemorated on The Pozieres Memorial



Stoker 1st Class 304770/PO, H.M.S. "Queen Mary", Royal Navy Lost with the Battlecruiser at The Battle of Jutland 31st May 1916. Aged 34. Son of Albert & Mary Lincer of Small Dole. Commemorated on The Portsmouth Naval Memorial.


Leslie Gordon

Gunner 2408, 80th Battery, The Royal Field Artillery. 15th Brigade, Died of wounds in base hospital at Rouen 15th September 1918. Aged 22. Son of Mr & Mrs Pointing of 37, Shanklin Road, Brighton. Buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen.


Charles Edward

Shoeing Smith 123947, "C" Battery, Royal Field Artillery. 187th Brigade. Died in Belgium 6th October 1918. Aged 26. Husband of Mrs F. S. F. Sheppard of Shaveswood Farm, Albourne. Bururied in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium.



[Listed on War Memorial as TULLETT] Leading Stoker 296909/C/, H.M.S. "Cressy", Royal Navy. Lost when the armoured cruiser was torpedoed by U9 off the Dutch coast 22nd September 1914. Commemorated on The Chatham Naval Memorial MR.1.



Stanley James

Sapper 2073051, 616th Field Squadron, The Royal Engineers. Killed in action in Italy 6th November 1943. Aged 24. Son of Mr & Mrs Albert Fish of Small Dole. Burired in Sangro River War Cemetery, Italy

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