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KENDAL WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2 - Detailed information
Compiled & Copyright © Martin Edwards and Danielle Wilson 2008

WORLD WAR 1 - SURNAMES A-D
ABBATT Edward Leslie
Airman 1st Class 65535, Royal Flying Corps. Died 8th September 1917. Aged 22. Mr and Mrs Edward James Abbatt (Parents). Home town was Heversham, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Karachi 1914-1918 War memorial.
AINSWORTH John
No further information currently available.
AIREY George Benson
Lance Corporal 2046, 1st/5th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 16th October 1916. Aged 28. Samuel and Annie Airey (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Meaulty Military Cemetery.
AIREY William Henry
Private 14343, 8th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 10th April 1918. Aged 26. Mr and Mrs Edward Airey (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Ploegsteert Memorial.
ALEXANDER George Birkett
Private 18613, 1st Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment). Died 22nd June 1915. Aged 53. Jonas and Elizabeth Alexander (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated St. Sever Cemetery, Rouen.
ALLEN M E
Private 200999, 2nd Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment. Died 22nd August 1918. Buried/Commemorated Klein-Vierstraat British Cemetery.
ALLEN P
Serjeant 6931, Scots Guards. Died 14th March 1919. Buried/Commemorated Kendal (Parkside) Cemetery.
ANDERSON T
Lance Corporal 12892, 8th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 6th June 1917. Buried/Commemorated St Quentin Cabaret Military Cemetery.
ARMER John William
Serjeant 5464, 7th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 15th December 1915. Aged 35. E J Armer (Wife). Home town was Barrow-in-Furness. Buried/Commemorated Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery.
ARMER M B
Lance Corporal T4/186717, Army Service Corps. Died 21st July 1917. Buried/Commemorated Kendal (Parkside) Cemetery.
ARMSTRONG Frederick Wilson
Private 14859, 8th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 30th July 1916. Aged 25. Ann and Frederick Armstrong (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated St. Sever Cemetery, Rouen.
ARMSTRONG Stephen
Private 14717, 8th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 16th July 1916. Aged 19. Stephen and Annie Armstrong (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension.
ARMSTRONG Thomas Herbert
Second Lieutenant, 13th Battalion, Northumberland Fusiliers. Died 15th May 1917. Aged 32. Ann and Frederick Armstrong (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Etaples Military Cemetery.
ATKINSON Thomas
Private 3/13971, 2nd Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Died 13th December 1916. Aged 33. Edward and Jane Ann Atkinson (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Thiepval Memorial.
BAILEY T W
Private 14725, 8th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 4th October 1915. Buried/Commemorated London Rifle Brigade Cemetery.
BAINES Fred
Private 23904, 2nd Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 26th October 1917. Aged 27. Joseph and Margaret Ann Baines (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial.
BAINES Stanley
Private 23323, 11th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 1st July 1916. Buried/Commemorated Thiepval Memorial.
BANKS George Ernest
Private 15084, 8th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 21st October 1916. Aged 23. William and Hannah Banks (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Thiepval Memorial.
BATEMAN Charles William
Private 32905, 2nd Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died 2nd February 1917. Aged 18. Joseph and Mary Bateman (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Thiepval Memorial.
BATEMAN Joseph Charles
Private 22355, 2nd Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 1st July 1916. Aged 22. Grace Bateman (Mother). Home town was Settlebeck, Sedbergh, Yorks. Buried/Commemorated Thiepval Memorial.
BATES John Richard
Lieutenant, 1st R.M Battalion, Royal Naval Division, Royal Marine Light Infantry. Died 5th September 1918. Aged 23. George F and Alice M.B. Bates (Parents). Home town was Perth, Scotland. Buried/Commemorated Queant Road Cemetery, Buissy.
BEARD Harold
No further information currently available.
BEATTIE G
Private 37109, 1st/4th Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. Died 9th April 1918. Aged 18. Agnes H Nevinson (Mother). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Ramleh War Cemetery.
BECKETT William
No further information currently available.
BELL James
No further information currently available.
BELL Richard Robert
Private G/31652, 6th Battalion, Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). Died 24th August 1918. Aged 33. John Bell (Father). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Vis-En-Artois Memorial.
BELL S J
No further information currently available.
BENSON Joseph
Private 10971, 6th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 7th August 1915. Aged 19. Mrs J Benson (Mother). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Helles Memorial.
BIRKETT J W
Serjeant 10736, 2nd Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 26th October 1917. Buried/Commemorated Perth Cemetery (China Wall).
BIRKETT Robert George
Private 201559, 2nd/4th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 22nd October 1918. Aged 35. David and Margaret Birkett (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Delhi Memorial.
BISHOP Charles H
No further information currently available.
BLACKSHAW Charles
No further information currently available.
BLAND Percy
No further information currently available.
BLENKHARN Frederick Robinson
Gunner 172065, "A" Battery 251st Bde Royal Field Artillery. Died 21st November 1918. Aged 33. Beatrice Blenkharn (Wife). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Cologne Southern Cemetery.
BLENKHARN Thomas
Private 13010, 6th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 10th August 1915. Buried/Commemorated Helles Memorial.
BLEZARD J
Private 9975, 2nd Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 1st December 1914. Buried/Commemorated Zantvoorde British Cemetery.
BLEZARD James
Corporal 10737, 2nd Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 26th October 1917. Buried/Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial.
BOLTON Herbert
Lance Serjeant 30398, 60th Field Ambulance, RAMC. Died 7th December 1917. Aged 28. Nicholas and Elizabeth Ann Bolton (Parents) and Priscilla Bolton (Wife). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport.
BOREHAM L M
Serjeant 54130, 23rd Company. Royal Engineers. Died 21st May 1915. Aged 32. Alfred Boreham. Home town was Braintree, Essex. Buried/Commemorated Canterbury Cemetery, Kent.
BORWICK Hy
No further information currently available.
BOWNESS John Henry
Corporal 27440, Egyptian Reinforcements, RAMC. Died 15th April 1917. Aged 33. George Bowness and Henrietta (Parents) and Sarah Ann Bowness (Wife). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Mikra Memorial.
BRITTON Adam
Private 6543, 1st Battalion, East Lancashire Regiment. Died 13th May 1915. Buried/Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial.
BROWN J E
No further information currently available.
BRUMWELL Edwin
Private 3184, 150th Company Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Died 3rd November 1916. Buried/Commemorated Bazentin-Le-Petit Communal Cemtery Extension.
BRUNSKILL H
Gunner 118, 1st/1st East Lancs Bde. Royal Field Artillery. Died 19th August 1915. Buried/Commemorated Helles Memorial.
BURNS George
No further information currently available.
BURROW Frederick Wilson
Private 24917, 9th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 4th October 1918. Aged 25. Mrs Elizabeth Burrow (Mother). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria.
BURROWS Samuel
Lance Corporal 158059, 257th Tunnelling Company. Royal Engineers. Died 24th March 1918. Aged 38. Charles and Elizabeth Ann Burrows (Parents) Margaret Hornsby Burrows (Wife). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Duisans British Cemetery, Etrun.
BURTON Charles
Lance Corporal 277577, "D" Company. 2nd/7th Battalion, Manchester Regiment. Died 9th October 1917. Aged 26. Septimus and Margaret Ann Burton (Parents) Elizabeth Ann Barton (Wife). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial.
CAMPBELL Alexander Bruce
Private 84053, 52nd Battalion, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Died 19th September 1918. Aged 31. Alexander William and Elizabeth Campbell (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Queant Communal Cemetery British Extension.
CANNON Frank William
Private 435653, 50th Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment). Died 18th November 1916. Mrs T F Cannon and Mr T F Cannon (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland and South Vancouver, British Columbia respectively. Buried/Commemorated Vimy Memorial.
CANNON John Charles
Private 65538, 13th Battalion, Welsh Regiment. Died 27th August 1918. Aged 19. Mrs Elizabeth H Cannon (Mother). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Vis-En-Artois Memorial.
CARRADICE Robert Alexander
Sapper WR/327227, Royal Engineers. Died 8th February 1919. Aged 29. Alec Carradice (Father). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Kendal (Parkside) Cemetery.
CARRADUS Herbert
Private 17357, 11th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 1st July 1916. Aged 35. Mrs Emmeline Carradus (Mother). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Thiepval Memorial.
CARRADUS J W
Private 432631, 49th Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment). Died 28th August 1918. Aged 28. William and Isabella Carradus (Parents). Home town was Manchester. Buried/Commemorated Vis-En-Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt.
CARRADUS John
Private 48942, 13th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Died 3rd August 1917. Aged 35. Agnes Jane Carradus (Wife). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial.
CARTMEL George Musgrove
Lieutenant, 205th Sqdn. Royal Air Force. Died 6th April 1918. Aged 19. George Edward and Ruth Cartmel (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Millencourt Communal Cemetery Extension.
CASSON Robert Dirkin
Lance Corporal 12538, 6th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 26th September 1916. Aged 24. Robert and Alice Casson (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Thiepval Memorial.
CHAMBERS Walter
Private 15095, 8th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 31st October 1916. Aged 31. Thomas and Agnes Chambers (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Wimereux Communal Cemetery.
CLARKE H H R
No further information currently available.
CLARKSON Richard
Private 2461, 2nd/4th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 21st July 1915. Aged 19. Thomas and Margaret Clarkson (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Kirkee 1914-1918 Memorial.
CLEASBY Thomas
No further information currently available.
CLEGG Frank Cecil
Captain, 6th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 22nd August 1915. Aged 27. Calder Hurst Clegg (Father). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Helles Memorial.
CLEMENT Thomas
Private 15094, "B" Company 8th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 20th May 1916. Aged 43. Albert Clement (Father). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension.
COLBURN S A
Lance Corporal 25331, Royal Flying Corps and 10th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 25th September 1916. Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Kendal (Parkside) Cemetery.
COMPSTON Samuel
Private 1658, 1st Regt. South African Infantry. Died 3rd October 1916. Aged 35. Robert and Elizabeth Compston (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Kendal (Parkside) Cemetery.
CONNERTON Joseph
Private 265562, 1st/5th Battalion, King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment). Died 30th November 1917. Buried/Commemorated Cambrai Memorial, Louverval.
CONNERTON William
Private 11932, 2nd Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 16th May 1915. Aged 29. Jane and John Connerton. Home town was Lancaster, Lancashire. Buried/Commemorated Le Touret.
COOK J
No further information currently available.
COULTON William Alexander
Private 29154, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died 10th November 1916. Aged 24. Thomas and Margaret A Coulton. Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Kendal (Parkside) Cemetery.
CRONE, MM J H
Private 25171, 8th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 21st April 1918. Buried/Commemorated Gdewaersvelde British Cemetery.
CROSS T F
No further information currently available.
CROSSLEY F J
Lance Corporal 14983, 2nd Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 16th June 1915. Buried/Commemorated Hinges Military Cemetery.
DALZELL Walter
Private 32643, 11th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 2nd December 1917. Aged 32. Walter and Margaret Dalzell (Parents) Minnie Dalzell (Wife). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Tyne Cot Memorial.
DANSON Ed
Private 3848, Border Regiment. Died 22nd November 1918. Buried/Commemorated Kendal (Parkside) Cemetery.
DE ROME Fred
Private 10540, 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 3rd September 1916. Aged 24. Robert and Jane Ann De Rome (Parents). Home town was Glasgow, Scotland. Buried/Commemorated Hamburg Cemetery.
DENNINSON Alfred
Private 7108, 2nd Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 12th March 1915. Aged 28. Alfred and Margaret Denninson (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Le Touret Memorial.
DENNINSON E
No further information currently available.
DENT George Herbert
Private 72279, H.Q. (Observers) Company. 10th Battalion, Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiments). Died 24th August 1918. Aged 37. James and Mary Agnes Dent (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport.
DIRKIN George
Private 9976, 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died 9th August 1915. Aged 30. John and Annie Dirkin (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Helles Memorial.
DIXON Ernest
Lance Corporal 15116, 8th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 10th April 1918. Buried/Commemorated Ploegsteert Memorial.
DIXON Joseph
No further information currently available.
DIXON Oswald
No further information currently available.
DIXON Richard
No further information currently available.
DIXON Robert Drysdale
Private 15120, 7th (Westmorland and Cumberland Yeomanry) Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 15th September 1918. Richard and Margaret Annie Dixon (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Gauche Wood Cemetery, Villers-Guislain.
DIXON Walt
No further information currently available.
DIXON Walter
Serjeant 15122, 8th Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 3rd July 1916. Aged 26. John and Mary Ann Dixon (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorlamd. Buried/Commemorated Thiepval Memorial.
DOBSON Ernest
Private 78231, 107th Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died 1st December 1918. Aged 23. Mrs May Ann Dobson and Mr Richard Dobson (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Kendal (Parkside) Cemetery.
DOBSON Joshua
No further information currently available.
DOHERTY S
Serjeant 200050, Border Regiment. Died 30th August 1918. Buried/Commemorated Kendal (Parkside) Cemetery.
DOHERTY Thomas
No further information currently available.
DOUTHWAITE R H
Private 306963, "C" Company 2nd/8th Battalion, Lancashire Fusiliers. Died 17th October 1918. Aged 21. Robert and Margaret Douthwaite (Parents). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated Hautmont Communal Cemetery.
DUCKSBURY Charles
Private 34736, West Riding Regiment, attested to Yorkshire (Bantham) Regiment. Died 28th September 1918. Aged 29. Eleanor Ducksbury (Wife). Home town was Kendal, Westmorland. Buried/Commemorated.
DUCKSBURY John William
Private 51953, The King's Liverpool Regiment. Died 12th October 1916. Buried/Commemorated Thiepval Memorial.

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