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WISTON WAR MEMORIAL

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

The old Parish Church is in the grounds of Wiston Place and difficult to find without directions. There are 11 names. Surnames and initials only.

Photographs Copyright © Chris Comber 2006

1914-1918

ALLEN

Peter

Private G/20686, 1st Battalion, The Royal West Kent Regiment. 5th Division. Died of wounds 19th April 1918. Aged 25. Son of Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Allen of Hole Street, Wiston. Born in Wiston & enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Aire Communal Cemetery. F.31

ALLEN

Frederick Charles

Private G/522, 8th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment. 18th Divisional (Pioneers). Killed in action 9th May 1918. Son of Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Allen of Hole Street, Wiston. Born in Wiston & enlisted in Brighton. Buried in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension F. 44

CARTER

Raymond

Driver 102567, 'J' Battery, The Royal Horse Artillery. Died of wounds 3rd December 1917. Aged 21. Son of Arthur & Emily Carter of Polecats Cottage, Wiston. Born in Washington & enlisted in Hove. Included on Washington Parish Church War Memorial. Buried in Rocquigny-Equancourt Road British Cemetery, Manancourt F. 398

CLEMENTS

Peter

Sergeant TF/203346, 1/4th Battalion, The Duke of Wellington's Regiment. 49th Division. Died of wounds 26th April 1918. Aged 26. Son of James & Emily Clements of Yew Tree Cottage, Wiston. Born in Wiston & enlisted in Hove. Buried in Haringhe (Bandaghem) Military Cemetery, Belgium B.38

DALMON

Charles

Gunner 97954, 'C' Battery, 112th Brigade, The Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action near Ypres 8th July 1917. Aged 22. Son of David & Sarah Dalmon. Husband of Mrs. Sarah Dalmon, of Malthouse, Wiston. Born in Steyning & enlisted in Hove. Buried in Dickebusch New Military Cemetery Extension. Belgium B.29

MAPLE

Frederick Charles

Private SD/1639 12th Battalion, The Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division Killed in action on the Menin Road 1st September 1917. Aged 27. Son of Mr. Maple & Mrs. Jane Maple of 'Robin Round', Wiston later of Dunvegan Gardens, Eltham. Born in Wiston & enlisted in Hove. Commemorated on The Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium MR.30.

MEETEN

Harry

Lance Corporal G/718, 7th Battalion, The Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Died of wounds 10th July 1916. Aged 20. Son of Mr. Meeten & Mrs. Alice Meeten of 'Yew Tree Cottage' North Lane, Wiston. Born in Wiston & enlisted in Hove. Employee of Mr. C. Goring, M.P. Buried in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension F. 44

MEETEN

George

Private G/775, 7th Battalion, The Royal Sussex Regiment. 12th Division. Killed in action near Hulluch 17th October 1915. Son of Mr. Meeten & Mrs. Alice Meeten of 'Yew Tree Cottage', North Lane, Wiston. Born in Wiston & enlisted in Hove Commemorated on The Loos Memorial Mr.. 19

MESSAGE

George Ernest

Private G/16186, 12th Battalion, The Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Died of wounds 29th October 1917. Aged 29. Son of Mr. & Mrs. R. Message of 'The Post Office', Wiston. Enlisted in Chichester. Buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium B.11.

PUNCH

Edward

Private SD/3182, 13th Battalion, The Royal Sussex Regiment. 39th Division. Killed in action near Cambrin 29th May 1916. Enlisted in Worthing. Included on Worthing War Memorial. Buried in Cambrin Churchyard Extension F. 114.

TERRY

William

Lance Corporal 6925, 3rd Battalion, The Coldstream Guards. The Guards Division. Killed in action near Cuinchy 11th August 1915. Born in Wiston & enlisted in Steyning. Next kin residents of Cranleigh, Surrey. Buried in Guards Cemetery, Windy Corner, Cuinchy.F.279

Last updated: 11 January, 2006

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