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WORCESTER POSTAL DISTRICT (POST OFFICE)
WORLD WAR 1 & 2 WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2004 - Transcribed Sandra Taylor

The Postal District War Memorial can be found in the main post office in Foregate Street in the city centre..


Photographs Copyright © Sandra Tayor 2004

TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THE WORCESTER
POSTAL DISTRICT WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN
WORLD WAR I (1914 - 1918) AND WORLD WAR II (1939-1945)

BISHOP

F H

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BURFORD

William James

Private, 1st/7th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment. Service No 39659. Died aged 22 on 31st October 1918. Son of William and Martha Ainsworth Burford, of Caldewell Lodge, Stoulton, Worcester. Barenthal Military Cemetery Plot 3. Row C. Grave 11. Also appears on St Edmundís, Stoulton memorial and Stoulton Village Hall memorial.

CHANCE

William Herbert

Rifleman, 8th Battalion, London Regiment (Post Office Rifles). Service No 4127. Died aged 24 on 27th May 1916. Son of Herbert & Elizabeth Chance, 4 Bridge St, Worcester, husband of Beatrice Alice Prince (formerly Chance) 198 Marsh Lane, Erdington, Birmingham. Also appears on Worcester Guildhall & Worcester Barbourne memorials.

CROOKE

W C S

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DAVIES

D O T

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DUFTY

Herbert Henry

4th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment. Service No 39736. Died on 26th November 1916. Thiepval Memorial, Pier and Face 5A and 6C. Also appears on Worcester Guildhall memorial and Worcester St Clements memorial

EDWARDS

W

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HALL

A

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HARRIS

F J

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HARRISON

P

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HUBAND

G H

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JARVIS

W

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LEWIS

W H

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LOWE

J

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MASON

P

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MASON

T J

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MAYO

A

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PRICE

W J

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RATCLIFFE

Francis William

Lance Corporal, Imperial Signal Company (East Africa), Royal Engineers. Service No 76633. Died aged 34 on 22nd November 1918. Son of Francis Ambrose Ratcliffe and Ellen Ratcliffe, 16 Lambert Rd., Worcester, England. Dar Es Salaam War Cemetery, Grave 7. A. 6. Also appears on Worcester Guildhall memorial and Worcester St Celements memorial.

SPENCE

G

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TWIGG

C E

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WATKINS

E E

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WILLIAMS

F J

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1939 - 1945

BURSTON

H A

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HEEKS

B

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LAYTON

Maurice Roland

Lance Sergeant, 2nd Battalion, Grenadier Guards. Service No 2620029. Died aged 31 on 5th March 1945. Son of Frederick & Mary Jane Layton, husband of Eileen Mary Layton of Worcester. Reichswald Forest War Cemetery 43. A. 13. Also appears on Worcester Barbourne memorial.

LLOYD

W A

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MORRIS

F

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TYLER

E W

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WATTS

J R

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9 January 2006

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