ESSEX FARM CEMETERY

Private Arnold Owen – 1st Battalion Coldstream Guards.  Regimental Service Number 15063.  Died 29 June 1916 Buried Essex Farm Cemetery, Ypres (Ieper), Arrondissement Ieper, West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium.   Grave Reference II.M.27 The inscription says “BLESSED IS HE WHO GAVE HIS … Read More

ORCHARD DUMP CEMETERY

Private William Walker 10TH Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment). Regimental Number was 201263 and 3930.  Died  1 July 1917 at France and Flanders. Buried at Orchard Dump Cemetery, Arleux-en-Gohelle VIII. D.46. Arleux-en-Gohelle is a village on the main Arras … Read More

ABLE SEAMAN WILLIAM SMITH

Private William Smith his one of the heroes whose name is on the Cenotaph in St Marks Church yard.   William Smith was born 20 August 1892 to Fipp Leonard and Mary Smith, according to 1901 Census, William was 9 … Read More

ADELAIDE CEMETERY

Private Rawson Mundy Prince of Wales’s Own (West Yorkshire) Regiment 2nd Battalion, Regimental number 202255. Died 24 April 1918, Buried Adelaide Cemetery, Villers-Bretonneux, Departement de la somme, Picardie, France.   His inscription says:  LORD GRANT HIM ETERNAL REST Villers-Bretonneux is … Read More

LOOS MEMORIAL

Lance Corporal William Jackson Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 1st / 6th Battalion.  Service number 240301.  Died 23/10/1917. Cemetery/memorial reference: Panel 87 to 89. Index No M R 19 Part six.   The Loos Memorial forms the sides and … Read More

CONTAY CEMETERY

Private Harry E Hayes 17th Battalion Notts and Derby (Sherwood Foresters) Regiment.  Regimental No 70002, formerly 5363 Lincolnshire Regiment.  Died 10 October 1916 in France and Flanders.   Contay is a village on the main road, Amiens to Arras. The … Read More

VIS-EN-ARTOIS CEMETERY

Private John Keeton died on 18 September 1918 at the age of 21.  He died at Vis-en-Artois British Cemetery, Haucourt Departement du Pas de-Calais, France.  Final resting place unknown. Name listed on the Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Panel 7.  Memorial ID 56668696. … Read More

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