PETERBOROUGH WAR MEMORIAL

British Tank
First World War
ARMY A to B

ABBOTT, ALBERT EDWARD, 203 Lincoln Road, New England, Peterborough. 17271, Private, 3rd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed, aged 39, through an accident 30 January 1916, at Strood. The husband of Mrs Abbott of 203, G.N.R. Cottages, New England, Peterborough. Buried at Fort Pitt Military Cemetery, Kent, Grave 1357.

ABBOTT, FRANK CULVER, Princes Street, 744, Wheeler, Royal Army Service Corps. Died, aged 39, on the 29.7.20. The Son of Mr and Mrs S. Abbott and the husband of Elsie Abbott of 99 Princes St, Peterborough. Born at Leyton, Essex. Buried in Peterborough (Eastfield) Cemetery, Grave 4.I.198

ABREY, WILLIAM, 80 Russell Street, Peterborough. 24255, Lance Corporal, 10th Royal West Kent Regiment. Died, aged 23, of wounds 19.1.17 at No. 3. Canadian C.C.S. France. The eldest son of the late Mr and Mrs William Abrey of High St, Ingatestone, Essex and the husband of Agnes M. Abrey of 80, Russell St, Peterborough. Interred at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Poperinghe, Belgium. Grave X.D.26A.

ADAMS, ARTHUR, 50 Clarence Road, Peterborough. 301802, Lance Corporal, Staffordshire Yeomanry. Died, aged 36, of sickness 19.10.18, at No. 19. General Hospital, Alexandria, Egypt. The son of the late George and Emily Adams of Peterborough and the husband of Lizzie Adams of Black Horse Inn, Ludford, Lincoln. Buried in Alexandria War Memorial Cemetery, Grave E.29.

ADAMS, CHARLES ERNEST, 104 Queens Walk, Woodston, Peterborough. 183957, Gunner, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action, aged 30, 20.10.17 at Ypres, Belgium. The son of Charles and Rose Adams of 104, Queen's Walk, Peterborough and the husband of Amy Adams of 50, Northfield Rd, Coventry. No known grave he is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 4/6.

ADAMS, PERCY WILLIAM, 136 Palmerston Road, Peterborough. 235120, Private, 7th Royal Worcestershire Regiment. Reported missing presumed killed in action, 26.8.17 during a bombing raid near Ypres, Belgium. Aged 18.  The son of Sam William Adams. No known grave he is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Panel 75/77.

ADCOCK, FRANK, Peterborough, 17273, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 9.5.15 at Aubers Ridge. No known age or next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

AFFORD, GEORGE, 239 Rogers Street, Peterborough. 8477, Sergeant, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 9.5.15 at Aubers Ridge, France. 1914 Star. No known age or next of kin.  No known grave he is commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial, Panel 7.

Afford G      George Afford

AFFORD, SAM, 70 New Road, Woodston, Peterborough. 40617, Private, 9th Norfolk Regiment. Killed, aged 28, in action 17.7.18 at Dickebush, Belgium. The son of Thomas and Betsy Afford of 70 New Rd, Woodston, Peterborough and the husband of Grace Afford. Buried at La Clytte Military Cemetery near Ypres. Grave V.F.14.  

ALDERMAN, ALFRED, 43 Eastgate, Peterborough. 8551, Private, 2nd Leicestershire Regiment. Killed in action 13.5.15 at Aubers Ridge, France. No known age or next of kin.  Buried in Le Touret Military Cemetery, Grave I.H.7.

Alderman A      Alfred Alderman

ALLDAY, FRANK LESLIE, 32 Thorpe Lea Road, Peterborough. 14735, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed, age unknown, in action 25.9.15 at Loos, France. The son of Richard and Adelaide Allday of "Braeside," Thornhill Rd, Streetley, Birmingham. No known grave he is commemorated on the Loos Memorial, Panels 91/93.

Allday F. L.      Frank Leslie Allday

ALLEN, EDWARD, Peterborough, 7665, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed, aged 28, in action 9.5.15 at Aubers Ridge. The son of Read and Emma Allen of Parkfield, Doddington, Cambs and the husband of Rose Hannah Allen of 77, The Avenue, Ramsey, Hunts. No known grave he is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

ALLEN, HENRY THOMAS, Peterborough, 3758, 4th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 31.8.15 in Gallipoli. No known age or next of kin. Buried in 7th Field Ambulance Cemetery, Turkey, Special Memorial B.48.

ALLEN, NORMAN, 'Sharsted', Thorpe Road, Peterborough. Captain, 14th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 25, on the 14.4.18 near Foret de Nieppe, France. The son of Charles and Marian Allen of "Sharsted," Thorpe Rd, Peterborough and the husband of Genevieve Marie Alice Maurette Allen (nee Frebourg) of 15, Rue Cemuschi, Paris. Buried in Merville Communal Cemetery, Special Memorial IV.D.08.

 Allen N      Norman Allen

ALLEN, SAM, 40 Clifton Avenue, Peterborough. 6910, Company Quartermaster Sergeant, 7th Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action aged 35, on the 10.12.17. The son of Mrs Mary Allen of 26 Church St, King's Lynn and the late Edward Allen. Buried in Le Cateau Military Cemetery, Grave V.E.21.

ALLIES, FREDERICK ARTHUR, 69 Eastfield Road, Peterborough. 14277, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed, aged 21, on the 14.7.16 in the battle of Trones Wood, on the Somme, France. The son of Frederick and Emmeline Allies of 69 Eastfield Rd, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11a/11d.  

ALLUM, WILFRED, 22 New Road, Woodston, Peterborough. 30201, Private, 14th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 18, on the 3.9.16 at Falfemont Farm, Somme, France. The son of Walter and Kate Allum of 22 New Rd, Woodston, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 9a/9b.

ALTON, WILLIAM MILLEY, 1 Sheldon Villas, Dogsthorpe Road, Peterborough. 42566, Private, 2nd Essex Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 23, on the 9.8.18 in hospital at Amiens, France. The only son of William and Jessie Alton of 1Sheldon Villas, Dogsthorpe, Peterborough. Born at Peterborough. Buried in Gonneheim British Military Cemetery, Grave G.24.

AMOUR, HERBERT E, 47 Hankey Street, 33963, Driver, Royal Field Artillery. Died 5.4.19 at home as a result of sickness caused through active service. Buried in Peterborough (Broadway) Cemetery.    

AMOUR, JAMES SHARP, DCM, 47 Hankey Street, Peterborough. 8937, Sergeant Major, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 9.5.15 at Aubers Ridge, France. Age and next of kin unknown. No known grave he is commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial, Panel 7.

Amour J. S.      James Sharp Amour

ANCOTT, THOMAS, 56 Orchard Street, Woodston, 12410, Private, 2nd Gloucester Regiment. Killed in action, aged 24, on the 4.5.15 in the Ypres Salient. The son of Joseph and Elizabeth Ancott, of 56 Orchard St, New Fletton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Panels 22/34.

ANDERSON, JAMES, Bright Street, 22684, Private, 5th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 20, on the 15.7.17 at Arras. The son of Mrs Emily Anderson of 53 St. John's Rd. Waterloo, Liverpool originally of Peterborough. Buried in Monchy British Cemetery, Monchy-le-Preux, Grave I.A.10.

ANDREWS, CHARLES ERNEST, 216 Gladstone Street, 44362, Rifleman, 16th Kings Royal Rifles. Died of wounds, aged 19, on the 30.9.18 at No.8 Casualty Clearing Station near Cambrai. The son of Charles and Caroline Andrews of 216 Gladstone Street, Peterborough he is buried at La Kreule Military Cemetery, Hazebrouck, Grave V.A.24.

ANKER, ERNEST, Peterborough, 22649, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed, age unknown, in action 16.6.17 in Ypres Salient. No known next of kin or grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Panels 43/45.

ANKER, JACK, 25, Milton Road, 14275, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed, aged 19, in action 9.5.15 at Aubers Ridge, France. The son of Mrs Alice Anker of 25 Milton Rd, Old Fletton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

Anker J.      Jack Anker

ANKER, JAMES, 25 Milton Road, Old Fletton, 9373, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 5.1.15 near Armentieres, France. The son of Mr J. Anker of Sealgate, Whittlesey, Cambs. Buried in Royal Irish Rifles Cemetery, Laventie, Grave III.E.02.

ANTHONY, FREDERICK ARTHUR, 22 Victoria Place, Old Fletton, 203415, Private, 15th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed, age unknown, in action 26.10.17 in Ypres. No known next of kin he is buried in Hooge Crater Cemetery, Grave IX.B.01

ANTHONY, HERBERT, 22 Victoria Place, Old Fletton, 8313, Private, 3rd Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of sickness at home after discharge 23.2.16. 1914 Star. Buried in Peterborough (Broadway) Cemetery.

ANTON, ALBERT EDWARD, 2 Chapel Street, 13482, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 6.5.18 at No.47 Casualty Clearing Station, France. No known next of kin he is buried in Crouy British Cemetery, Grave II.B.05.

ARCHER, CHRISTOPHER B, 4, Woodland Terrace, Wood Street, 9067, Private, 9th Norfolk Regiment. Reported missing believed killed in action 15.4.18 near Ypres. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 34/35. (There is an alias name, see Biggs C. below).

ARDEN, JOHN, 52 Windmill Street, 202360, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 25.3.18 in France. No known next of kin or known grave he is commemorated on Pozieres Memorial, Panels 54/56.  

ARMSTRONG, JOHN LOCKWOOD, Cowgate, 14652, Corporal, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 26, on the 28.10.15 in hospital at Wesel, Germany, whilst a prisoner of war. The son of Charles and Margaret Armstrong of Cowgate, Peterborough. Buried in Cologne Southern Cemetery, Germany, Grave XI.E.11.

Armstrong J. L.      John Lockwood Armstrong

ARNALL, ROBERT ASHLIN, 600 Gladstone Street, 34851, Lance Corporal, 1st Essex Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 16.8.17 at Langemarck, Belgium. No known next of kin he is commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 98/9. 

ARNOLD, PERCY JAMES FRANKLIN, 'Woodstock', 111 Park Road, 8772, Private, 4th South African Infantry. Killed in action, aged 37, on the 9.4.17 at Blangy, Arras. The son of Henry Asher Arnold and Mary Ann Arnold of "Woodstock," 111, Park Rd, Peterborough. He is buried in Cabaret Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, France, Grave XV.L.20.

ASHTON, WALTER COLES, 145 Star Road, 15809, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 34, on the 9.5.15 at Aubers Ridge, France. The husband of Alice Ashton, of 11, Florence Rd., Northampton. No known grave he is commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial, Panel 7.

ASHWELL, FRANK HOPKINS, 4 Field Street, 20265, Private, 2nd Norfolk Regiment. Died of sickness, age unknown, on the 26.8.17 at Basra. No known next of kin he is buried in Basra War Cemetery, Iraq, Grave III.A.20.

ASKEW, TOM SIMMONDS, 33 Craig Street, 17194, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 27.9.15 at Loos. No known next of kin. Buried in Cabaret Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, France, Grave VIII.J.18.

Askew T. S.      Tom Simmonds Askew

ASPLEN, ALBERT, 137 Crown Street, 16653, Private, 1st Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 1.10.15 near Loos, France. No known next of kin he is buried in Cabaret Rouge British Cemetery, Grave VII.0.2.

Asplen A.      Albert Asplen

ATKINS, JOHN GOODLIFFE, 119 High Street, Old Fletton, 26902, Private, 2nd Wiltshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 9.4.17 at Arras, France. No known next of kin he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Panel 7.  

ATKINSON, ARTHUR, Reform Street, Private, Northamptonshire Regiment. Died at home after discharge as a result of war service 1.4.19.  

AVELING, JOHN WILLIAM, 57, Rogers Street, 8248, Private, 9th East Surrey Regiment. Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 31.3.16 in France. No known next of kin he is buried in Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave II.B.51.

AYRES, FRED, The Wheel Inn, Midgate, 25155, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 17.2.17 at Boom Ravine. No known next of kin he is buried in Regina Trench Cemetery, Grave VI.A.28.

BAINS, WALTER EDMUND, 10, Cromwell Road, 20421, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 30.4.18 at the Duchess of Connaught's Hospital, Taplow, Bucks. Next of kin unknown he is buried in Peterborough (Broadway) Cemetery, Grave 6.2.2884.

Bains W.      Walter Edmund Bains

BAKER, ARTHUR, Peterborough, 16229, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 9.5.15 at Aubers Ridge. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial, Panel 7.

BAKER, BERTIE, 8, Cobden Street, 18736, Private, 6th Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 30.8.18 on the Somme, France. No known next of kin he is buried in Combles Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave II.B.21.

BAKER, CHARLES, 142, Wellington Street, 14274, Lance Corporal, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 28.10.16 on the Somme, France. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11a/11d.

BAKER, CHARLES FREDERICK, Nene View, Woodston, 55373, Private, 3rd East Yorks Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 32, on the 20.8.18 in hospital at Hull. The son of Charles and Annie Baker of Nene View, Woodston Hill, Peterborough and the husband of Louie Baker of 8 Salisbury Terrace, Holderness Rd., Hull. Buried in Hull (Hedon Road) Cemetery. Grave 175.70.  

BAKER, CHARLES WRIGHT, Lincoln Road East, Corporal, Royal Army Medical Corps. Killed in action, age unknown, in Salonika on the 25.6.18. No known next of kin he is buried in Karasouli Cemetery, Greece, Grave D.812.

 Baker C. W.      Charles Wright Baker 

BAKER, FRANK, Nene View, Woodston, 10049, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 18, on the 6.1.15. The son of Mr and Mrs Charles Baker of 296, Woodston, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, France. Panels 28/30.

Baker F.      Frank Baker 

BAKER, LAURENCE FREDERICK, 169, Star Road, 40109, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment, (formerly 3785, Essex Regiment). Died of wounds, aged 22, on the 6.4.18 at the 41st Casualty Clearing Station. The son of Frederick Thomas and Fanny Baker of 169, Star Rd., Peterborough. He is buried at Namps-Au-Val British Cemetery, France. Grave I.G.26.

BAKER, RICHARD CHARLES, 128, Gladstone Street, 14479, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 22, on the 22.3.18 on the Somme, France. The son of George and Mary Baker of 128, Gladstone St., Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Pozieres Memorial, Panels 54/56.    

BALDWIN, AUSTIN PROVOST, 'Hawthorne Dean', Park Road, 2nd Lieutenant, 2nd Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action, aged 35, on the 27.9.18. The son of William and Anna Baldwin of 182, Park Rd., Peterborough. A native of Great Barton, Bury St. Edmund's. He is buried in Lowrie Cemetery, Havrincourt, France. Grave F.21.

BALL, ERIC JAMES Peterborough, 13893, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 22, on the 14.7.16 in Trones Wood, France. The son of James and Harriett Ball of 35, Meeting Lane, Burton Latimer, Northants. No known grave he is commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11a/11d.

BAMBRIDGE, E, W, 27564, L/Corporal, 13th York and Lancaster Regiment. Died, aged 31, on the 20.6.18. Born in Peterborough. The son of James and Julia Bambridge of 118 Woolmer Road, Nottingham. Buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery. Grave V.B.74

BANKS, SIDNEY ALFRED, 35 Eastfield, 3996, Rifleman, 6th London Rifles. Died, aged 29, on the 9.6.21. The son of Mrs Lily Walter of 35 Eastgate, Peterborough. Buried in Peterborough (Eastfield) Cemetery, Grave 4.I.480

BARBER, SIDNEY HAROLD, All Saints Road, 21876, Private, 8th York and Lancaster Regiment. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 1.7.16 on the Somme. The son of John and Eliza Barber of 30 All Saints Road, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial. Panel’s 14a/14b 

BARKER, FRANCIS ARTHUR, Park Road, Sergeant, MS658, Royal Army Service Corps (Motor Transport). Died of wounds, aged 24, on the 30.9.16 in Belgium. The youngest son of the Rev. G. Heathcote Barker of The Manse, Stoke Ferry, Norfolk. He is buried in Vlamertinghe New Military Cemetery, Grave IV.F.03.

BARKER, STANLEY EUSTACE, 69 Granville Street, 20904, Lance Corporal, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 29.9.18 at The Knoll. No known next of kin he is buried in Unicorn Cemetery, Vendhuile, France. Grave I.A.07.  

BARLEY, ALLEN GEORGE, 87 Taverners Road, 424547, Corporal, 43rd Bn. (Manitoba Regiment) Canadian Expeditionary Force. Accidentally killed, aged 22, on the 6.4.17 by an explosion whilst attached to the 2nd Army Headquarters Gas School. The son of Alfred George Barley of 87 Taverners Road, Peterborough. Buried in Hazebrouck Communal Cemetery, Grave I.E.11.

Barley A.      Allen George Barley

BARLEY, HORACE SAMUEL, 91 GNR Cottages, New England, 45028, Private, 1st Hampshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 2.9.18 near Arras, France. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Panel 6.  

BARNABY, ALBERT, W, 29844, Private, 7th The Queens (Royal West Surrey Regiment). Killed in action, aged 20, on the 10.10.18. The son of Margaret Barnaby of 136 Rogers St, Peterborough. Buried in St. Sever Cemetery, Rouen, Grave S.II.Q.3

BARNES, CHARLES HENRY, Stanground, 15274, Private, 11th Sussex Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 29, on the 7.12.17. The son of George and Harriett Barnes of Hardwick, King's Lynn. Buried in Nine Elms British Cemetery, Poperinghe, Belgium. Grave IX.D.07.

BARNES, ROBERT, Hall Lane, Werrington, 17216, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 25.3.18 near Nesle. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Pozieres Memorial, France. Panels 54/56.

BARNETT, WALTER, Newborough Road, Werrington, 170369, Sapper, 126th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 22.3.18 on the Somme. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Pozieres Memorial, Panels 10/13.  

BARRELL, CHARLES WILLIAM, 48 Lincoln Road, 7570, Rifleman, 21st London Regiment. Died, age unknown, of wounds received on the Somme 23.9.16. No known next of kin. Buried in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery, Grave III.C.43.  

BARRETT, ARTHUR, 27 Coneygree Road, Stanground, 9568, Private, 2nd Bedfordshire Regiment. Died, age unknown, of wounds 1.5.17 at No.20 Casualty Clearing Station, France. No known next of kin. Buried Warlincourt Halte British Cemetery, Grave X.E.05.

BARRETT, FREDERICK, 214 GNR Cottages, New England, 203365, Private, 7th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 29, on the 17.6.18 at No.9 Casualty Clearing Station, Italy. The husband of Annie Barrett of 214 G.N.R. Cottages, New England, Peterborough. He is buried in Dueville Communal Cemetery, Italy, Grave I.D.10.

BARRETT, GEORGE ARTHUR, 2 Towler Street, 8940, Lance Corporal, 1st Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 34, on the 5.9.16 at Falfemont Farm on the Somme, France. Mons Star and Clasp. The son of Mr and Mrs S. G. Barrett of 77 Grange Rd, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panel 2C.  

BARRICK, JOHN, 208 Belsize Avenue, 7160, Sergeant, 5th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 30, on the 12.10.15 at Hulluch, near Loos. The son of John and Sarah Ann Barrick of Swineshead, Hunts and the husband of Florence Elizabeth Barrick of 5, Bedale Rd, Wellingborough. He served six years in India with 1st Bn. No known grave he is commemorated on Loos Memorial, Panels 91/93.

Barrick J.      John Barrick

BARRICK, WALTER ROBERT, 139 High Street, Old Fletton, 3038, Corporal, 57th Bn. Machine Gun Corps. Killed in action, aged 20, on the 18.11.16. The son of John Barrick, of 139 High St, Old Fletton, Peterborough. He is buried in Grandcourt Road Cemetery, France. Grave B.76.  

BARRON, THOMAS, 654 Lincoln Road, 8181, Private, 1st Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed, aged 42, on the 8.12.14 at Ypres. The son of the late Thomas and Charlotte Barron and the husband of Bertha Barron of 8 Coultham Terrace, Lincoln. No known grave he is commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, Panel 21.

BARRON, W, Woodston, Peterborough, 11845, Lance Sergeant, 17th Durham Light Infantry. Died at home, aged 29, on the 26.8.20. The son of David Barron of 8, Delavel Terrace, Blyth and the husband of Elizabeth Smith (formerly Barron) of 9, Westfield Avenue, Westfield, Woking. He is buried in Peterborough (Woodston) Cemetery, Grave 3.104.A.

BATES, CHARLES WILLIAM, 3 Holdich Street, 13116, Private, 6th (The Buffs) East Kent Regiment. Killed, aged 40, on the 3.5.17. at Monchy, near Arras, France. The son of William and Helen Bates of Westgate, Peterborough and the husband of Daisy Bates of 238, Willingham St, Grimsby, Lincs. A builder's draughtsman he was 27 years in the employ of Messrs’ Thompson & Co., 43, Wood St., Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Arras Memorial, Bay 2.

BATTEN, JOSEPH KEITH, Park Corner, Park Road, Captain, 4th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 25, on the 27.9.18 at Moeuvres, Cambrai, France. The son of Joseph and Katie Alice Batten of Park Corner, Peterborough. He is buried in Moeuvres Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave I.A.16.

Batten J, K.      Joseph Keith Batten

BAXTER, ARTHUR, Goodyers Yard, 17613, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 37, on the 16.1.16. The husband of Sarah Baxter of 6, Marsh Walk, Walsoken, Wisbech. A native of Peterborough. He is buried at Lillers Communal Cemetery, France. Grave IV.E.10.  

BAYES, HARRY, 506 Gladstone Street, 17623, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed, age unknown, in action 27.5.18. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Soissons Memorial, France.

BAYES, RICHARD, Reform Street, 18574, Lance Corporal, 7th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 15.2.16 in the Ypres Salient. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Panel 21.  

BAYNES, REGINALD SIBLEY, 11 Princes Street, 12549, Sergeant, 5th Northamptonshire Regiment (Pioneers). Died of wounds, aged 23, on the 10.3.16 at 33rd Casualty Clearing Station. The son of Mr H. Baynes of "Aboyne," Princes St, Peterborough. He is buried in Bethune Town Cemetery, Grave V.B.5.

Baynes R. S.      Reginald Sibley Baynes  

BEALL, ALBERT ERNEST, 59 Granville Street, Lieutenant, 5th Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Killed, aged 28, by a bomb in an air raid on Dunkirk 29.9.17. The son of George and Martha Beall of 12, Tewit Well Avenue, Harrogate, Yorks. He is buried in Zuydcoote Military Cemetery, Grave I.G.04.  

BEAN, CHARLES WILLIAM, 27 Westwood Row, 6895, Private, Machine Gun Corps. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 3.7.16. The son of Mrs H. Bean of 27, Westwood Row, Peterborough. He is buried in Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Extension, France. Grave I.D.04.

BEAN, DANIEL, 210 G.N.R. Cottages, New England, P13315, Lance Corporal, Mounted Military Police. Died, age unknown, as prisoner of war 14.11.18. No known next of kin. He is buried at Mouscron Communal Cemetery, Poland.

BEAN, WILFRED ERIC, MM. 481 Gladstone Street, 329279, Private, 1st Cambridgeshire Regiment, (formerly 6224, Essex Regiment). Killed in action, aged 22, on the 22.8.18. The son of William and Eliza Bean of 481, Gladstone St, Peterborough. He is buried in Meaulte Military Cemetery, France. Grave B.3.

BECK, ALBERT, 21 City Road, 9727, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 20.11.14 at Estaires. No known next of kin. Buried in Estaires Communal Cemetery, Grave I.A.06.  1914 Star.

 Beck A.      Albert Beck

BECKER, GEORGE ERNEST, 46 Palmerston Road, 14273, L/Corporal, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 21, on the 14.3.15 at Neuve Chapelle. The son of Susannah Becker of Bury, Hunts, and the late George Becker. No known grave he is commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, France. Panels 28/30. 1914-15 Star  

BEEBY, GEORGE HENRY, 83 Westgate, 10335, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 18, on the 17.10.18 at St. Quentin, France. The son of Mrs Sarah Bird of 83, Westgate, Peterborough. Buried in Busigny Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave IV.C.25.

BEEBY, HERBERT WILLIAM, Bodgers Yard, Stanground, 8772, Sergeant, 9th Black Watch. Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 14.4.17. No known next of kin. Buried in Aubigny Communal Cemetery Extension, France. Grave II.E.17.  

BELLAIRS, HORACE ARTHUR, 11 Star Road, Private, 202560, 4th Yorks and Lancs Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 12.3.17. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, France. Panels 14a/14b.

BELLAMY, ARTHUR, Rose Villa, Fengate, 202112, Private, 7th Middlesex Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 13.10.17. No known next of kin. Buried in Red Cross Corner Cemetery, Beugny, Grave I.F.04.

BELSON, MILES EDWARD, 'Coach and Horses', Eastgate, 13738, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 19.7.17 at Ypres. No known next of kin. Buried Larch Wood Cemetery, Ypres, Grave IV.F.11.

BEMROSE, HAROLD, DCM, 10 River Lane, 9388, Corporal, 1st Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 24, on the 13.4.18 at Wytschaete, Menin Road, Belgium. The son of Mrs M. A Pask of Peterborough. Buried in Nine Elms British Cemetery, Poperinghe, Grave XIV.F.12.

BENSON, JOE JOHN, 57 Taverners Road, 25729, Private, 4th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 30.10.17 in Ypres. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 48/50.  

BENSTEAD, ROBERT, 159 Westwood Street, 9949, Lance Corporal, 6th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 9.8.15, at Gallipoli. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Helles Memorial, Gallipoli.

BENTLEY, HENRY, 189 Persimmon Terrace, Old Fletton, 13026, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 26, on the 14.3.15. The nephew of Sarah Bentley of 189, High St, Old Fletton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated Le Touret Memorial, France. Panels 28/30.  

BERRESFORD, BERTIE, 26 Eastgate, 41792, Private, 5th North Staffordshire Regiment. Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 29.4.18 at No.44 Casualty Clearing Station. The husband of A. E. Berresford of 26 Eastgate, Peterborough. He is buried at Arneke British Cemetery, France. Grave II.A.8.

BERRIDGE, RICHARD SAUNDERS, Height Villa, Mayors Walk, 202097, Private, 8th North Staffordshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 30.12.17 at Cambrai, France. No known next of kin. Buried in Ribecourt British Cemetery, Grave I.E.4.

BESSON, GEORGE, 15, Westwood Row, 200626, Private, 7th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 12.10.17 at Ypres. The son of John Besson of 15 Westwood Row, Westwood St, Peterborough. A native of Lincoln. Buried in Cement House Cemetery, Ypres, Grave I.G.7.

BEX, PHILLIP FRANK, Peterborough, 9848, Private, 2nd Honourable Artillery Company. Killed in action, aged 29, on the 3.5.17 near Arras. The son of William and Rebecca Bex of 130 London Rd, Far Cotton, Northampton and the husband of Annie Thompson Bex of 7, Bridge St, Buckingham. No known grave he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, France. Panel 1.

BIGGIN, WILLIAM, 9 Bodgers Yard, Broad Bridge Street, 16188, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 38, on the 24.11.17 at No.3 Australian Casualty Clearing Station, France. The son of Mary Jane and William Biggin of Huntingdon. Buried in Nine Elms British Cemetery, Poperinghe, Belgium. Grave IX.C.5. 1914-15 Star  

BIGGS, C. Served as Christopher Archer (See Above).

BIGLEY, STEPHEN ALFRED, 87 Palmerston Road, 203014, Private, 7th Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action, aged 32, on the 9.8.17 at Monchy-le-Preux. The husband of B. E. Bigley of 28 High St, Winterton, Scunthorpe. No known grave he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Bay 4.

BILLINGTON, ARTHUR JAMES, 349 Gladstone Street, 267016, Sergeant, 102nd Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment). Killed in action, aged 23, on the 1.11.17 at Passchendaele, Belgium. The son of Edward and Annie Billington of 349, Gladstone St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Panels 18/30.

BINGHAM, FRANK OLDFIELD, 142 Huntley Grove, Lieutenant, 9th Royal Fusiliers. Died of wounds, aged 22, on the 14.9.18 at Rouen Hospital, France. The son of Elizabeth and William Bingham of 21 Delph, Whittlesey, Cambs. Volunteered at commencement of War. Buried in St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen. Grave C.7.2.

BINNS, MARK, Craig Street, 96705, Gunner, Royal Field Artillery. Wounded in the leg, died in Birmingham Hospital on the 14.6.15 and buried in Peterborough (Broadway) Cemetery. Grave 7.3.2339.

 Binns M. R.      Mark Binns

BINNS, ROBERT, 29 Craig Street, 7861, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of sickness, aged 33, on the 21.9.19 at home after discharge, result of war service. The son of Thomas Binns of 29, Craig St, Peterborough. Buried in Peterborough (Eastfield) Cemetery. Grave 4.305

BIRCH, WILLIAM, 33 Goodyers Yard, 6594, 9th Worcestershire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 35, on the 9.4.16. The husband of Gertrude Meadwell, (formerly Birch), of Thorpe Road House, Thorpe Rd, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Basra Memorial, Iraq. Panels 18/63

BIRD, ALFRED, 24 Crawthorne Road, 514684, Private, 14th London Regiment, (London Scottish). Killed in action, aged 31, on the 24.11.17 at Cambrai. The husband of Gertrude Meadwell, (formerly Birch), of Thorpe Road House, Thorpe Rd, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Cambrai Memorial, Louverval. Panels 11/12 

BIRD, SIDNEY, 11 Globe Street, 20747, Private, 5th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 22, on the 18.8.16 on the Somme, France. The son of Mr and Mrs Bird of 11 Globe Street, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial. Panel’s 9a/9b/10b.

BIRD, THOMAS RICHARD, 11 Globe Street, 14313, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 31.7.17 at Shrewsbury Forest, Ypres. The son of Mr and Mrs Bird of 11 Globe Street, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial. Panels 43/45. 1914 Star.  

BIRKBECK, GERVASE WILLIAM, Barclays Bank, Church Street, Captain, 5th Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action, aged 30, on the 20.4.17. The son of Henry and Ysabel Birkbeck of Westacre High House, Castle Acre, King's Lynn. No known grave he is commemorated on the Jerusalem Memorial. Panels 12/15

BLACKHAM, CLARENCE, 36 Huntley Grove, 3116, Private, 1st South Staffordshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 22, on the 25.9.15. Born Wolverhampton. The son of Frederick and Elizabeth Blackham of 36 Huntley Grove, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate. Panels 35/37.

BLACKHAM, FREDERICK ARTHUR, 36 Huntley Grove, 86642, Bombardier, 5th Brigade Canadian Field Artillery. Killed in action, aged 25, on the 3.11.16 at Regina Trench. Born Wolverhampton. The son of Frederick and Elizabeth Blackham of 36 Huntley Grove, Peterborough. Buried Pozieres, Grave II.F.32

BLAKE, CHARLES ROBERT, Peterborough, 43031, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 26.9.16 at Thiepval. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, France. Panel’s 11a/11d.

BLAKE, HENRY EDWARD, 82 Cowgate, 290134, Lance Sergeant, 1st/1st Huntingdonshire Cyclists. Died at Peterborough Infirmary, aged 24, on the 18.10.18 as a result of sickness caused by exposure on active service. The son of Mr and Mrs J. Blake of Cowgate, Peterborough. Buried in Peterborough (Broadway) Cemetery.

BLAND, HAROLD CHRISTOPHER, Glebe Road, 633802, Lance Corporal, 20th London Regiment. Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 18.12.17 at Gaza. No known next of kin. Buried in Cairo War Memorial Cemetery. Grave 0.71.

BLESSETT, JAMES, 6 Crawthorne Road, 25197, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 17.2.17. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11A and 11D

BLEWITT, GEORGE EDWARD, 39 Mayors Walk, 11259, Drummer, 10th Queens Royal West Surrey Regiment. Killed in action, aged 18, on the 20.5.18 at Ypres, Belgium. The adopted son of Samuel and Alice Blewitt of 39, Mayor's Walk, Peterborough. Buried in Ypres Reservoir Cemetery, Grave IX.E.8.

BLEWITT, JOHN WILLIAM, 29 Wellington Street, 9570, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 24.12.17 at Devonport Military Hospital. No known next of kin. Buried in Plymouth (Efford) Cemetery. Grave C.4885. 1914 Star.  

BODGER, ROBERT HENDRY, Lime Tree Avenue, Captain, 23rd Sikh Pioneers. Died of sickness, aged 22, on the 15.7.18 at Station Hospital, Murree, India. The son of Robert and Ada Bodger of Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Karachi War Memorial.  

BONESS, ARTHUR WILLIAM, 2 Myrtle Houses, St. Pauls Road, 57003, Private, 10th Lancashire Fusiliers. Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 19.9.18 at the 43rd Casualty Clearing station, France. Next of kin unknown. Buried Thilloy Road Cemetery. Grave A.16.

BONFIELD, GEORGE, 110 Cromwell Road, 30584, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age 39, on the 5.4.18 at Hangard Wood, Villiers Brettoneux. The brother of Miss E. Bonfield of 110 Cromwell Rd, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Pozieres Memorial, Panels 54/56.

BOREHAM, VICTOR DENNIS, MM, 87 Alma Road, 16046, Private, 5th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 20.9.18. No known next of kin. Buried in Epehy Wood Farm Cemetery, France. Grave III.A.16.

BOSSETT, FRED, 21 Swans Place, 9960, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 24, on the 9.5.15 at Aubers Ridge, France. The son of Thomas and Hannah Bossett of 21, Swans Place, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial, Panel 7.  1914 star.

 Bossett F.      Fred Bossett

BOTTERILL, JOHN, Peterborough, Private, 52718, 26th Royal Fusiliers. Killed in action, aged 41, on the 15.6.17 in the Ypres Salient. The husband of Emily Botterill of 23 Crag Path, Aldeburgh, Suffolk. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial. Panels 6/8.

BOUGHTON, ALBERT HENRY, Oundle Road, 285081, Private, 24th Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action, aged 33, on the 28.4.17. The son of William and Sarah Boughton of Oundle Road, Peterborough and the husband of Marie Boughton of 21 Peel Street, Broomhill, Sheffield.

BOWERING, A, E, 12392, Private, 13th York and Lancaster Regiment. Born in Peterborough. Died, aged 20, on the 1.8.18. The son of Mrs J. Surrey, Dorp Street, Cape Town, SA. Buried in Longuenesse (St Omer) Souvenir Cemetery. Grave V.D.25

BOYD, ROBERT COLIN, Lime Tree Avenue, Captain, 8th Devonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 14.7.16 near Bazentin-le-Petit, Somme, France. The son of Archibald and Gertrude Boyd of Bellvue, Westward Ho, Devon. Buried in Flat Iron Copse Cemetery, Grave XI.H.9.

BOYER, GEORGE WILLIAM, Cavendish Street, 52927, Private, 16th Nott’s and Derby Regiment, (Sherwood Foresters). Killed in action, age unknown, on the 13.11.16 on the Ancre, France. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial. Panel’s 10c/10d/11a  

BOYES, FRANCIS SIDNEY, 'Glencourt', Thorpe Lea Road, 13447, Lance Corporal, 7th Queens Own Cameron Highlanders. Killed in action, aged 26, on the 25.9.15 at Loos, France. The son of Walter Topham Boyes and Ada Florence Boyes of "Glencourt," Thorpe Lea Rd, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Loos Memorial. Panels 119/124.

 Boyes F. S.      Francis Sidney Boyes

BOYSON, MERVYN, 81 Dickens Street, 17096, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 22, on the 3.5.16 at a casualty clearing station near Messines Ridge. The son of John and Alice Boyson of Creaton, Northampton. Buried in Bailleul Cemetery Extension, Grave II.D.68.

BOYSON, WILLIAM, 81 Dickens Street, 17097, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 21, on the 26.1.17. The son of John and Alice Boyson of Creaton, Northampton. Buried in Maroc British Cemetery, Loos, Grave I.M.39.

BRADBURY, ERNEST GEORGE, 54 Huntley Grove, 6591, Private, 8th Royal Fusiliers. Killed in action, aged 29, on the 12.4.17 at Arras. The son of James and Hannah Bradbury of 54, Huntley Grove, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Arras Memorial, Bay 3.  

BRADLEY, ARTHUR, MM, 11Silver Street, 7731, Sergeant, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Accidentally shot and died of wounds, age unknown, on the 28.4.17 in a casualty clearing station at Cerisy. No known next of kin. Buried Cerisy-Gailly Military Cemetery, Grave I.C.7.

BRADLEY, CLEMENT, 116 Lincoln Road, 9754, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 20, on the 10.3.15 at Neuve Chapelle. The son of George and Arabella Bradley of 116, Lincoln Rd, Walton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30. 1914 Star.

 Bradley C.      Clement Bradley

BRADLEY, FRANK, 11 Silver Street, 7346, Lance Corporal, 5th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 29.11.17 at Cambrai, France. Believed to be the brother of Arthur Bradley. No known grave he is commemorated on the Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, Panel 8.

BRADLEY, FRANK, 18 Thistlemore Road, 9491, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 20, on the 2.11.14 at Ypres. The son of Frederick and Elizabeth Bradley of 18, Thistlemore Rd, New England, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Panels 43/45. 1914 Star.

Bradley F.      Frank Bradley

BRADLEY, FRANK, Peterborough, 33238, Private, 5th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 10.4.18 at Ypres. No known next of kin. He is buried in Nine Elms British Cemetery, Poperinghe, Grave XIV.F.2.  

BRADSHAW, FREDERICK, 182 Eastfield Road, 14730, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 27.9.15 at the Battle of Loos, France. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Loos Memorial, Panels 91/93.

Bradshaw F.      Frederick Bradshaw 

BRANDHAM, GEORGE, 45 Duke Street, Old Fletton, 30171, Private, 14th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 4.10.17 at Ypres. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel’s 23/28.

BRANKER, ALBERT EDWARD, 3 Queens Drive West, 14312, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 9.5.15 at Aubers Ridge, France. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

BRANKER, ROBERT, 3 Queens Drive West, 20768, Corporal, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 3.5.17 at Cherisy, France. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Panel 7.  

BRAYBROOK, HARRY, 2 Princes Court, Albert Place, 5097, 4th Suffolk Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 22, on the 7.2.17 in hospital in France. The son of Henry and Mary Braybrook of 2, Princes Court, Albert Place, Peterborough. Buried in Hem Farm Military Cemetery, Grave I.F.12.

BREWIN, FREDERICK, 5, City Road, 17876, Sergeant, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 22.8.16 at Heilly Casualty Clearing Station. No known next of kin. Buried at Heilly Station Cemetery, Grave III.F.32.  

BRIAN, DAVID, 1 Church Lane, Old Fletton, 14651, Lance Corporal, 5th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 24, on the 27.3.18 near Albert, France. The son of Mary Brian of 1, Church Lane, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Buried in Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave I.J.7.  

BRIGHT, HARRY, 187 Fletton Avenue, 20702, 5th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action 22.8.16, age unknown, on the Somme. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Thiepval Memorial. Panel’s 9a/9b.

BRIGHT, RICHARD FOSTER, 48 Broad Bridge Street, 18903, Private, 5th Northamptonshire Regiment. Wounded 16.8.16 and died, age unknown, the same day. No known next of kin. Buried at Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension. Grave G.38.  

BRIGHT, THOMAS JOHN, 187 Fletton Avenue, 14972, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 27.9.15 at Loos, France. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Loos Memorial. Panels 91/93.

 Bright T. J.      Thomas John Bright

BROUGHTON, HERBERT, St. Margarets Road, Old Fletton, 12903, Corporal, 7th Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action, aged 26, on the 3.7.16 in the Battle of the Somme, France. The son of John and Jane Broughton of 36, Duke St, Old Fletton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Thiepval Memorial. Panel’s 1c/2a.

BROWN, ALBERT EDWARD, 159 Lincoln Road, 2nd Lieutenant, 1st Leicestershire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 25, on the 9.10.18 at St. Quentin. The son of Frederic George and Martha Emma Brown of 159, Lincoln Rd, Peterborough. Buried at Ramicourt Cemetery, France. Grave A.15.

Brown A.      Albert Edward Brown

BROWN, ALFRED, Lincoln Road, 37024, Private, 2nd Lancashire Fusiliers. Killed in action, aged 30, on the 12.10.16. The son of Thomas and Sophia Brown of Gosberton House, Lincoln Road, Peterborough and the husband of Edith Ellen Brown of 43 Sidney Street, Gloucester. No known grave he is commemorated on Thiepval Memorial. Panel 3c/d

BROWN, ERNEST GEORGE, 22 Lincoln Road, Walton, 6015, Company Quartermaster Sergeant, 1st Royal Scottish Fusiliers. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 11.11.14 at Ypres. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial. Panels 19.33. 1914 Star and mentioned in despatches for gallant and distinguished services in the field.

BROWN, ERNEST LEVI, 180 Star Road, 11396, Private, 2nd Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 23.5.16 on the Somme. No known next of kin. Buried Albert Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave I.D.23.  

BROWN, GEORGE HORACE, 44 St. Margaret’s Road, 54163, Private, 20th Manchester Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 4.10.18 in France. No known next of kin. Buried Beaurevoir British Cemetery. Grave G24.  

BROWN, HORACE FREDERICK, 320 Walpole Street, 156346, Sapper, Royal Engineers. Killed in action, aged 20, on the 1.6.17 in Belgium. The son of Alfred and Sarah Brown of 320, Walpole St, Peterborough. Buried Kemmel Chateau Military Cemetery. Grave A.60

BROWN, HAROLD PATEMAN, New Road, 2241, L/Corporal, 23rd London Regiment. Died, aged 24, on the 21.11.15. Born Leicester. The son of Gerald and Fanny Brown of 65 New Road, Peterborough. Buried in Lillers Communal Cemetery, France. Grave IV.D.50

BROWN, JOHN GORDON, DCM, 14 Cavendish Street, 12839, Corporal, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 32, on the 14.7.16 at Trones Wood, Somme, France. The husband of E. Brissenden (formerly Brown), of 8, Fen Lane, Sawtry, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial. Panels 11a/11d

BROWN, LEWIS, 180 Star Road, 26018, Private, 8th East Surrey Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 9.1.18 near Poperinghe, Belgium. No known next of kin. Buried at Dozinghem British Military Cemetery, Poperinghe. Grave XV.H.17.

BROWN, WILLIAM BOTTOMLEY, 171 High Street, Old Fletton, 31883, Private, 6th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 24, on the 29.4.17 near Arras, France. The husband of Millicent Brown of 7, Priestgate, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Arras Memorial. Bay 5.

BRYANT, FRANK, 145 Eastfield Road, 13746, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 37, on the 6.3.17. The husband of Amy Bryant of Littleworth, Wing, Leighton Buzzard. Buried in Ennemain Communal Cemetery Extension. Grave I.D.2.  

BUCKLEY, ABEL, 378 Lincoln Road, 14578, Corporal, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 26.9.16 at Thiepval, Somme, France. No known next of kin. Buried in Lonsdale Cemetery, Grave V.U.7.  

BULL, HAROLD WILSON, 86 Wellington Street, 34358, Private, Army Service Corps, Motor Transport (attached RE). Found drowned, aged 21, on the 29.1.17 at Albert, France. The son of H. J. and Helen B. Bull of 86 Wellington St, Peterborough. Buried Albert Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave I.R.34.

BULL, ROBERT JAMES, 100 Star Road, 13739, Lance Corporal, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 9.5.15 at Aubers Ridge, France. The son of Isaiah William and Emily Jane Bull of 100 Star Rd, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

 Bull R.      Robert James Bull

BULLIMORE, HARRY, 103 Westwood Street, 38314, Private, 1st Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action, aged 26, on the 2.9.18. The son of Mrs F. Bullimore of 103 Westwood St, Peterborough. Buried at Red Cross Corner Cemetery near Beugny, France, Grave II.B.19.  

BUNGARD, ALBERT EDWARD, 185 Eastfield Road, 26574, Private, 2nd Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 18.11.16 on the Somme. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Thiepval Memorial. Panel’s 11c/12a.

BURCH, ALPHONSE PERCY, Broadway, 383, Trooper, Household Cavalry (Life Guards). Killed in action, age unknown, on the 12.10.17 at Ypres. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 3.  

BURCHNELL, GEORGE RICHARD (DICK), 7 Princes Road, Old Fletton, 10467, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 19, on the 3.5.17 at Cherisy. The son of Robert and Susan Burchnell of 7, Princes Rd, Old Fletton, Peterborough. His brother Harold also fell. No known grave he is commemorated Arras Memorial. Panel 7.

 Burchnell G. R.      George Richard Burchnell

BURCHNELL, HAROLD ROBERT, 7, Princes Road, Old Fletton, 13748, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 20, on the 9.5.15 at Aubers Ridge, France. The son of Robert and Susan Burchnell of 7, Prince's Rd, Old Fletton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial. Panel 7.

Burchnell H. R.      Harold Robert Burchnell

BURDOCK, CHARLES FREDERICK, Private, 10228, 7th (The Buffs) East Kent Regiment. Killed in action, aged 28, on the 12.10.17 at Ypres. The husband of Ann Elizabeth Turner (formerly Burdock) of 25, Halcroft Rd, Whittlesey, Cambs. No known grave he is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 17.

BURKS, CHARLES PERCY, The Firs, Eastfield, 1456, Private, 48th Australian Imperial Force. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 6.8.16 at Pozieres, France. The son of Charles and Martha Burks of "The Firs," Eastfield, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Somme.

Burks P.      Charles Percy Burks

BURKS, JACK VICTOR, The Firs, Eastfield, 14647, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 18, on the 25.9.15 at Loos, France. The son of Charles Wells Burks of Eastfield, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Loos Memorial. Panels 91/93.

 Burks J. V.      Jack Victor Burks

BURTON, ALFRED, MM, 14 St. Margarets Place, 42526, Corporal, 2nd Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action, aged 35, on the 30.8.18 at Ecoust near Bullecourt. The son of John and Harriet Burton of High St, Haddenham, Ely and the husband of Ellen Augusta Burton of 14, St. Margaret's Place, Old Fletton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Vis-en-Artois Memorial. Panel 4.

BURTON, ERNEST ALFRED, Princes Gardens, 1502, Private, Norfolk Yeomanry. Killed in action, aged 21, on the 5.12.15. The son of William and Amy Burton of 35 Princes Gardens, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Helles Memorial, Turkey. Panel 20.

BURTON, FRANCIS WILLIAM, 10 North Street, 13924, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 22, on the 9.5.15 at Aubers Ridge. The son of Henry and Frances Taylor Burton of 88, Nottingham Rd, Long Eston, Derbyshire. Buried in Merville Communal Cemetery, Grave II.T.4.  

BURTON, GEORGE, 74 Star Road, 35711, Private, Machine Gun Corps. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 6.10.16 on the Somme. The son of Mrs Emma Burton of 74, Star Rd, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Thiepval Memorial. Panel’s 5c/12c.

BURTON, JOHN WILLIAM, Ferry Boat Inn, Stanground, 30052, Private, 1/4th East Lancashire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 27.3.18. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Pozieres Memorial. Panels 42/43.  

BURTON, JOHN WILLIAM, 201 Oundle Road, 203424, Corporal, 5th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 9.8.18 on the Piave front, Italy. The son of Moses and Elizabeth Burton of Causeway, Thorney, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Giavera Memorial, Italy.  

BURTON, NELSON CHARLES, Princes Gardens, 39221, Private, 9th Norfolk Regiment. Died, aged 26, on the 25.10.18. The son of William and Amy Burton of 35 Princes Gardens, Peterborough. Buried in Vadencourt British Cemetery. Grave II.A.30

BUSBY, HENRY EDWARD, 51 St. Margarets Road, 3665, Private, 2nd Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 16.3.15. The husband of Mrs A. Busby of 51 St. Margaret’s Road, Peterborough. Buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery. Grave III.D.22.

 Busby H.      Henry Edward Busby

BUSBY, JAMES, 51 St. Margarets Road, 50508, Private, 2nd Middlesex Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 41, on the 1.9.17 at the 32nd Stationary Hospital, Wimereux, France. The son of George Busby of Stilton, Peterborough. Buried in Wimereux Communal Cemetery. Grave VI.A.8A.

BUTLER, ARTHUR, 17 Morris Street, 58002, Private, 17th Kings Liverpool Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 8.5.18 at Ypres. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial. Panels 31/34.

BUTLER, HORACE, 27 Garton End, 14269, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 22, on the 2.7.16. The son of Mrs W. Butler of 27, Garton End, Peterborough. Buried in Tranchee De Macknes Cemetery, France. Grave G.12.1914 Star.  

BUTLER, ROBERT, 1 Morris Street, 9529, Lance Corporal, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 14.9.14. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial, France.

 Butler R.      Robert Butler

BUTLER, WILFRED, 52 Cobden Street, 45924, Private, 1/1st Cambridgeshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 20, on the 23.8.18. The son of Charles Butler of 52, Cobden St, Peterborough. Buried in Daours Communal Extension, France. Grave V.A.15.

BUTTERISS, RICHARD HENRY, Victoria Terrace, Cobden Street, 7523, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 27, on the 17.9.14 at Moulins. The son of Josiah and Elizabeth Butteriss of 70, Star Rd, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial, France. 1914 Star.

BUTTERWICK, ALFRED, Orton Longueville, 25449, Private, 4th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action on the 11.2.17. The son of William and Betsy Butterwick. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial. Pier 2C.   

BUTTERWORTH, MARTIN HENRY, 11 Princes Road, Old Fletton, 33750, Private, 7th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 22, on the 22.3.18 near the Crozat Canal, St. Quentin. The son of Mrs E. Butters of 11, Princes Rd, Old Fletton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on Pozieres Memorial. Panels 28/29.  

BYE, FREDERICK JOHN, 161 Queens Walk, 473147, Sergeant, Royal Army Medical Corps, 88th Field Ambulance. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 30.11.17 near Cambrai, France. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on Cambrai Memorial, Louverval. Panel 13.

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