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World War 1 - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2000 Dave Edwards

The church at Little Ouse has been converted in to a private house. The memorial from Little Ouse church is now in Littleport (St George's) church.

Pro Deo : Pro Rege : Pro Patria

In Memory of the men of the
Parish of Little Ouse
who gave their lives in
the Great War
1914 - 1919


No information currently available



Sgt. 1st/4th Bt. King’s Shropshire Light Infantry, d 12/8/1918, age 24, buried: Sandpits British Cemetery, Fouquereuil, Pas de Calais, France. Son of William George and Rosina Brooks, of Littleport, Cambs. DCM London Gazette 3/10/1918. See also Littleport.


Jacob Charles

[CJ in CWGC] Pte. 2nd Bt. Suffolk Reg., d 26/12/1917, age 24, buried: Littleport New Cemetery, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom. See also Littleport.


Albert Edward

Pte. G/18067, 7th Battalion Royal Sussex Reg., died of wounds 17th May 1917, age 20, buried: Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Son of William and Eliza Crabb, of Black Horse Drove, Littleport, Cambs. Native of Littleport. Born Blackhorse Drove, enlisted Bury St. Edmunds. See also Littleport.


Sidney [Herbert]

Cpl. 2nd Bt. Suffolk Reg., d 30/8/1918, buried: Ecoust-St. Mein Britishe Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Of Little Ouse. See also Littleport.

FROST Arthur Ernest

Pte. 1st Bt. Cambridgeshire Reg., d 22/3/1918, age 34, buried: Bellicourt British Cemetery, Aisne, France. Husband of Mabel Mary Frost, of 11, Smarts Row, Cambridge. See also Redmere.

FROST George Thomas

Pte. 11th Bt. Suffolk Reg., died 1/7/1916, age 22, commemorated: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Son of Arthur and Rebecca Frost, of Ely Rd., Littleport, Cambs. Born Brandon Creek, Norfolk. See also Littleport.



Pte. 43950, William Hodson, 11th Bt. Suffolk Reg., d 22/3/1918, commemorated: Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Enlisted, Littleport, born Feltwell Fen, Norfolk. Formerly 4470, Suffolk Regiment.

KEY David

Pte. 7th Bt. Leicestershire Reg., died 24/9/1916, age 38, commemorated: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Son of David and Louisa Key, of Brandon Banks, Southery, King's Lynn, Norfolk. Brother of Jacob. See also Littleport.

KEY Frederick

Pte. 11th Bt. Suffolk Reg., d 8/8/1918, age 24, commemorated: Ploegsteert Memorial, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium. Son of David and Louisa Key, of Little Ouse, Downham, Norfolk. See also Redmere.

KEY Jacob

Pte. 1st Bt. Suffolk Reg., died 8/5/1915, age 30, commemorated: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Son of David and Louisa Key; husband of Louisa Key, of Brandon Bank, Southery, King's Lynn, Norfolk. Brother of David. See also Littleport.


Charles H

Pte. Charles Henry Nicholas, 7th Bt. Suffolk Reg., d 3/7/1916, commemorated: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Lived Brandon Creek. See also Littleport.


[James] William

Pte. 24th Bt. Northumberland Fusiliers, d 1/7/1916, age 19, commemorated: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Son of Mrs. E. Palmer, of Lynn Rd., Littleport, Cambs. Formerly Suffolk Reg., 34th Divisional Cycle Company. See also Littleport.



Pte, 3679, 1st Welsh Guards. Died on 15th September 1918. Lived Prickwillow. Lagnicourt Hedge Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.See also Ely and Prickwillow


Possibly: Lt John Luddington Peacock, 150th Field Coy., Royal Engineers, d 1/7/1916, age 35, buried: CONNAUGHT CEMETERY, THIEPVAL Somme, France. Son of John Luddington Peacock and Mary Peacock, of Southery Manor, Downham Market, Norfolk.


Arthur [James]

Probably: Pte. 1st Bt. Middlesex Reg., d 6/12/1917, buried: Tyne Cot Cemetery, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Born Witchford, lived in Littleport. See also Witchford and Littleport.



See also Littleport.


H [E]

Pte. 1st/5th Bt. Bedfordshire Reg., d 7/2/1917, age 24, buried: Kantara War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt. Son of Henry and Edith Rudderham; husband of Florence Minnie Rudderham, of Pymoor Lane, Pymoor, Ely.


John William

Pte. 4th Bt. Middlesex Reg., d 23/4/1917, commemorated: ARRAS MEMORIAL Pas de Calais, France.



Pte. 7th Bt. Norfolk Reg., d 13/10/1915, age 18, commemorated: LOOS MEMORIAL Pas de Calais, France. Son of James Rutterford, of Little Ouse, Southery, Downham Market, Norfolk



Gnr. "O" Bty., Royal Horse Artillery, d 6/9/1915, age 19, buried: Merville Communal Cemetery, Nord, France. Son of Thomas and Harriet Taylor, of 10, Mile Bank, Littleport, Ely, Cambs. See also Littleport.


Horace [Franklin]

Probably: Pte. 1st/1st Bt. Cambridgeshire Reg., d 28/8/1916, buried: Knightsbridge Cemetery, Mesnil-Martinsart, Somme, France. Killed by British shell which fell short. See also Littleport.

11 September 2002

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