PETERBOROUGH WAR MEMORIAL

British Tank
First World War
ARMY R to S

RANDALL, SIDNEY JAMES, 'Granville House', Lincoln Road East, 2898, Trooper, 2nd Life Guards. Killed in action, aged 22, on the 6.11.14 at Klein Zillebeke, Belgium.  The son of Mr J.G. Randall of Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Panel 3. 1914 Star.

RANDLE, PERCY GLENMORE, 26 Brookdale, Stanground, 27082, Private, 2nd Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action, aged 31, on the 18.8.16. The son of William Henry Randle of 2 Betah Cottages, Church Rd, Sandy, Beds. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11a/11d.

RANDS, BERTIE, 82 Gilpin Street, 128674, Pioneer, Royal Engineers. Died at Boscombe Hospital, aged 22, on the 23.9.18 as a result of gas poisoning received in action. The son of William Rands of 82 Gilpin St, New England, Peterborough. Buried in Peterborough (Broadway) Cemetery, Grave 6.2.517.

RANDS, HERBERT, 11 Globe Street, 307722, Sergeant, 8th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 4.10.17 in the Ypres Salient. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 23/28.

RASBERRY, JOHN, 510704, Pioneer, Railway Transport Section, Royal Engineers. Died, aged 31, on the 4.7.17. Born in Peterborough. The son of John and Louisa Rasberry. Buried in Mikra British Cemetery, Greece. Grave 43

RAWDEN, ERNEST, Peterborough, 9204, Private, 1st 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 Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

RAWLINGS, ALFRED, 6 St. Johns Street, 14812, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 27.9.15 at the Battle of Loos, France. The son of Mr and Mrs Rawlings of 6 St. Johns Street, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Loos Memorial, Panels 91/93.

Rawlings A      Alfred Rawlings

RAWLINGS, HARRY WILLIAM, MM, Goodyers Yard, 3238, Private, 12th Middlesex Regiment. Killed in action, aged 21, on the 22.10.17 near Ypres. The son of Henry and Matilda Rawlings of 6 Kent’s Cottages, High St, Highgate Village, London. Awarded the Military Medal for conspicuous bravery. No known grave he is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 113/115.

RAWLINGS, ROBERT, 6 St. Johns Street, 260083, Private, 12th Yorkshire Regiment. Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 3.7.18 while a prisoner of war. The son of Mr and Mrs Rawlings of 6 St. Johns Street, Peterborough. Buried in Tournai Communal Cemetery, Allied Extension, Belgium, Grave III.H.16.  

RAWLINSON, GEORGE SELLARS, 43 New Road, Woodston, 154592, Sergeant, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died of sickness, aged 47, on the 16.1.20 at the 1st London General Hospital, Camberwell. The son of George Sutton Rawlinson and Jane Rawlinson and the husband of Harriett Rawlinson of 46 New Rd, Woodston, Peterborough. Born at Peterborough. Buried in Peterborough (Woodston) Cemetery, Grave 3.149.A1.

RAYMOND, ARTHUR SIDNEY, 16 Brookdale, Stanground, 30226, Private, 14th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 3.9.16 at Falfemont Farm on the Somme. The son of Mrs Elizabeth Raymond of 1 Neal's Yard, Stanground and the husband of Ethel Beatrice Raymond of 16 Brookdale Terrace, Stanground, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 9a/9b.

REAM, ROLAND, 27 Lincoln Road East, 16240, Private, 5th Northamptonshire Regiment. Died, aged 31, at the 2nd Western General Hospital, Stockport on the 12.10.17 from tuberculosis following Scarlet Fever. The son of John and Mary Ream of 27 Lincoln Road East, Peterborough. Buried in Peterborough (Broadway) Cemetery, Grave 8.2.536.

REDDING, BERTIE, 50 Queens Road, Old Fletton, 29761, Private, 7th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 15.11.16 on the Somme, France.  No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panel 2C.

REDSHAW, ALBERT HENRY, 13 Dickens Street, 40484, Corporal, 16th Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 3.4.17. The son of Mr H. Redshaw of Dickens Street, Peterborough. Buried in Savy British Cemetery, Grave I.C.1.  

REID, DAVID, Lime Works, Fengate, 21431, Private, 19th Kings Liverpool Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 33, on the 22.3.18. The husband of Dora Ethel Reid of Lime Works, Fengate, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Pozieres Memorial, Panels 21/23.

REIGATE, ARTHUR, 25 Buckle Street, 210807, Pioneer, Royal Engineers. Killed in action, aged 33, on the 3.12.17 at Cambrai. The husband of Mrs Charlotte Reigate of 25 Buckle St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, Panels 1 and 2.  

REMNANT, ALFRED EDWARD, MM, St. Johns Street, 891218, Bombardier, 270th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died of wounds, aged 20, on the 4.12.17 (this is cwgc date, there is a plaque in the Peterborough town hall that gives the date as 12.12.17) at Ramleh, Palestine. The son of Mrs S. Clements of Vineyard Cottage, St. Mary St, Peterborough. Buried in Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel, Grave AA.62.

REMNANT, ERNEST LEONARD, St. Marys Street, 2602, Private, Leicestershire Regiment. Died at home 2.8.17 (after discharge) from Consumption contracted whilst on active service.  

REYNOLDS, EDWARD CHARLES, 313 Gladstone Street, 515361, Private, 14th London Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 36, on the 21.12.17 whilst a prisoner of war at Seigburg, Germany. The son of Mr and Mrs Alfred Reynolds of Peterborough and the husband of Edith Annie Reynolds of 19 Clausentum Rd, St. Cross, Winchester. Buried in Cologne Southern Cemetery, Grave VIII.E.11.

REYNOLDS, ERNEST ABBISS, 19 Gladstone Street, 209355, Driver, Royal Engineers. Died of wounds caused through an accident, age unknown, on the 16.2.20. No known next of kin. Buried in Peterborough (Eastfield) Cemetery, Grave 4.272.

REYNOLDS, JOHN THOMAS, 31 Churchfield Road, Walton, 4313, Private, 2nd Coldstream guards. Killed in action, aged 38, on the 31.7.17 at Pilckem Ridge, Ypres, Belgium. The son of Joseph and Charlotte Reynolds of Manor Lodge, Otley, York’s and the husband of Lilian Reynolds of 214 Lincoln Rd, Walton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Panel 11.

REYNOLDS, WALTER, 209 G.N.R. Cottages, 24302, Private, 13th Royal Sussex Regiment. Killed in action, aged 19, on the 16.3.18 on the Somme. The son of Walter and Mary Ann Reynolds of 209 Great Northern Railway Cottages, New England, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panel 7c.  

RHODES, ALBERT, 'Nevada House', Dogsthorpe, 14436, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 26.9.16 at Thiepval. The son of John Rhodes of Nevada Houses, Dogsthorpe, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11a/11d.

Rhodes A      Albert Rhodes

RHODES, GEORGE, 'Nevada House', Dogsthorpe, 12952, Corporal, 7th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 3.11.16. The son of John Rhodes of Nevada Houses, Dogsthorpe, Peterborough.  No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panel 1c.  

Rhodes G      George Rhodes

RHODES, PERCY, 'Nevada House', Dogsthorpe, 61652, Private, 23rd Royal Fusiliers. Wounded near Boom Ravine on the 17.2.17 and died of those wounds on the 22.2.17. The son of John Rhodes of Nevada Houses, Dogsthorpe, Peterborough.   Buried at Varennes Military Cemetery, Grave I.I.41.

Rhodes P      Percy Rhodes

RICHARDSON, ERNEST, 8 St. Martins Street, 14253, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 23, on the 6.7.16. The son of Mr Leeds Richardson of 8 St. Martin's St, Millfield, Peterborough. Buried in Bethune Town Cemetery, Grave V.F.61.

 Richardson E      Ernest Richardson

RICHARDSON, JAMES, 460 Gladstone Street, 7603, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 25, on the 14.9.14 at the battle of the Aisne, France. The husband of Lilian Sharman (formerly Richardson) of 77 West Gate, Sleaford. No known grave he is commemorated on the La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial. 1914 Star.

RICHARDSON, JACK CHARLES, 22 Lincoln Road East, 16396, Private, 5th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 21, on the 20.9.17 at Arras. The son of Albert Edwin and Florence Richardson of 22 Lincoln Road East, Peterborough. Buried in Tilloy British Cemetery, Arras, Grave I.J.21.

RICHER, JOHN GEORGE LESLIE, Geneva Street, 28180, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 24, on the 10.7.17 Battle of the Dunes. The son of Mr and Mrs John George Richer of Geneva St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Nieuport Memorial.

Richer J G L      John George Leslie Richer

RIDLINGTON, BERTIE, 31 Glenton Street, 44152, Private, 2nd Essex Regiment. Killed in action, aged 19, on the 2.9.18 at Monchy, near Arras, France. The son of John Charles Ridlington of 31 Glenton St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Panel 7.

RIDLINGTON, CECIL HENRY, 31 Glenton Street, 125052, Lance Bombardier, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died of wounds, aged 38, on the 30.4.18 at Rouen. The husband of Elizabeth Mary Ridlington of 41 Darley St, Melbourne Rd, Leicester. A native of Northborough, Peterborough. Buried St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Grave P.XI.J.13A.

RILEY, LEONARD, 62 Orchard Street, New Fletton, 41238, Private, 10th Lincolnshire Regiment (Grimsby Chums). Died of wounds, aged 19, on the 28.8.17 at the 55th Casualty Clearing Station. Buried in Tincourt New British Cemetery, Grave I.E.22.  

RIMES, ALBERT SIDNEY, 32 Bread Street, 17723, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 25, on the 25.3.18 near Nesle. The son of Walter and Ethel Rimes of 32 Bread St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Pozieres Memorial, Panels 54/56.

Rimes A S      Albert Sidney Rimes

RIMES, MARTIN MANSFIELD, 16 Victoria Place, 13175, Lance Corporal, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 28.9.15. No known next of kin. Buried in Point 110 Military Cemetery, Fricourt, Grave F.3.

Rimes M M      Martin Mansfield Rimes

RINGROSE, WILLIAM HERBERT, 73 Dickens Street, 3474, Private, 5th Welsh Regiment. Killed in action, aged 46, on the 13.11.15 at Gallipoli. No known next of kin. Buried in Lala Baba Cemetery, Gallipoli, Grave II.F.6.

Ringrose W H      William Herbert Ringrose

RIPPIN, ANDREW, 139 Wellington Street, 12550, Private, 5th Northamptonshire Regiment, (pioneers). Died of appendicitis, aged 19, on the 7.10.15 at No.2 Stationary Hospital, Abbeville, France. The son of William and Flora Rippin of Peterborough. Buried in Abbeville Communal Cemetery, Grave III.A.15.

Rippin A      Andrew Rippin

RIPPIN, ARTHUR HAROLD, 16 Eastgate, 203063, Private, 17th Middlesex Regiment. Died at home on the 2.1.19 after repatriation on the 12.8.18 through privation whilst a prisoner of war in Germany.

 Rippin A H      Arthur Harold Rippin

RIPPIN, WILLIAM, 139 Wellington Street, 94372, 12th Sherwood Foresters (formerly 2593, Sapper, Royal Engineers). Died of wounds, aged 25, on the 6.11.17. The son of William and Flora Rippin of 139 Wellington St, Peterborough. Buried in Tincourt New British Cemetery, Grave II.D.7.

RIPPON, CHARLES WILLIAM, 8 South Street, Stanground, 17394, Lance Corporal, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 35, on the 12.8.16. The eldest son of John and Eliza Rippon of 8 South St, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Vermelles British Cemetery, Grave III.N.3.

RIPPON, GEORGE CECIL, 4 Field Street, 20228, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 6.4.16 in France. No known next of kin. Buried in Berkshire Cemetery Extension, Grave II.D.4.

RIPPON, JOHN GEORGE ALFRED, 8 South Street, Stanground, 60025, Lance Corporal, 101st Co. Labour Corps, (formerly 33715 Royal Fusiliers). Died of gas poisoning, age unknown, on the 14.5.18. The second son of Mr J. Rippon of South Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Grave P.VII.O.6B.  

RIPPON, VICTOR WILLIAM, 67 Dickens Street, 29230, Private, 6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 19, on the 4.10.17. The only son of William and Elizabeth Rippon of 67 Dickens St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 23/28.

ROBERTS, WILLIAM, 33 Taverners Road, 7453, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 30, on the 17.9.14 on the Aisne. The husband of Milliss Cooke (formerly Roberts) of 33 Taverners Rd, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial. 1914 Star.

ROBINSON, FRED, Priory Farm, Fengate, 6117, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 36, in hospital at Bethune on the 30.1.15. The son of James Edward and Sarah Elizabeth Robinson of Peterborough. Buried in Bethune Town Cemetery, Grave III.B.70.

ROBINSON, HORACE, 12 Silver Street, London Road, 231137, Private, 2nd London Regiment. Killed in action, aged 25, on the 15.9.16 on the Somme, France. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the France 1914-1918 Memorial on the Somme. 

ROBINSON, THOMAS, 157 Gladstone Street, 267573, Private, 1st Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action, aged 22, on the 15.8.16 on the Somme, France. The son of Mrs E. Robinson of 157 Gladstone St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 10a/10d.

ROGERS, JAMES, Peterborough, 20743, Private, 12th Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 22.11.17. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Cambrai Memorial, Panel 4.

ROLLINGS, ALFRED JOHN, 'Fern Dale', Fengate, 2955, Private, 4th Middlesex Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 28.4.17 in France. The eldest son of Mr T. Rollings of Fengate, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Panel 7.

ROLLINGS, THOMAS BAKER, 4 Harris Street, 147081, Private, Machine Gun Corps. Killed in action, aged 33, on the 28.7.18 near Soissons. The son of Charles Rollings of Gretton, Northamptonshire and the husband of Sarah Frances Rollings of 4 Harris St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Soissons Memorial.

ROOPE, FREDERICK JAMES LEWIS, 9 Park Street, London Road, 29633, Private, 1st Middlesex Regiment. Killed in action, aged 34, on the 23.4.17 near Arras, France. The husband of Emily Roope of 9 Park St, Peterborough. Buried in Heninel-Croisilles Road Cemetery, Grave I.C.19.  

ROWE, ERNEST CHARLES, 27 Orchard Street, 20646, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 21, on the 18.8.16 at Guillemont. The son of Thomas Henry and Alice Rowe of 27 Orchard St, New Fletton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11a/11d.

ROWE, HARRY, 84 Taverners Road, 47199, Private, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died of sickness, aged 31, on the 1.11.18 at Seafield Military Hospital, Blackpool. The son of Robert and Alice Rowe and the husband of Lilian Annie Rowe of 84 Taverners Rd, Peterborough. Born at King's Lynn. Buried in Peterborough (Broadway) Cemetery, Grave 8.2.704.  

RUDLAND, FREDERICK, Peterborough, 200826, Private, 4th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 19.4.17 in Palestine. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Jerusalem Memorial, Panel 40.  

RUSHBY, TOM, 8 Woodland Terrace, Wood Street, 60638, Private, 11th Bedfordshire Regiment. Died, aged 19, on the 28.11.18 at the General Hospital, Yarmouth, of sickness, (pneumonia). The son of James and Elizabeth Rushby of 8 Woodland Terrace, Wood St, Peterborough. Buried in Peterborough (Broadway) Cemetery, Grave 1.3.605.

RUSSELL, LEONARD, 15 Narrow Street, 145616, Trooper, Northants Yeomanry. Committed Suicide, (shot himself), aged 20, on the 22.2.18 in Italy. The foster son of Mrs G. Cracknell of 23 Glenton St, Peterborough. Buried Giavera British Military Cemetery, Italy, Grave 5.E.3.  

RYCRAFT, ALFRED BERTIE, 49 Pipe Lane, 51063, Private, 16th Manchester Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 29 on the 31.7.17. The son of John and Mary Rycraft of 49 Pipe Lane, Peterborough. Buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Grave XVI.G.22A.

SADDINGTON, JOHN WILLIAM, 1 Fitzwilliam Yard, City Road, 74541, Gunner, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 20.9.14. 1914 Star. The son of Mr and Mrs E. Saddington. No known grave he is commemorated on the La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial.

SALISBURY, JOHN, 13 Craig Street, 2851, Lance Corporal, 1/1st Cambridgeshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 26, on the 2.11.15 in hospital at Rouen. The husband of Eliza Kitching (formerly Salisbury) of 13 Craig St, Peterborough. Buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Grave A.14.45.

SALMON, JOHN CHARLES, 11 Eastgate, 16463, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 14.7.16 at Trones Wood. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11a/11d.  

SALMON, THOMAS, 11 Eastgate, 8341, Private, 2nd Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Killed in action, aged 29, on the 26.8.14. The son of Mrs Ellen Salmon of 11 Eastgate, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial. 1914 Star.

SANDALL, ARTHUR HAROLD, 23 Taverners Road, 42910, Private, 16th Middlesex Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 17.8.17 at Ypres, Belgium. The son of Mrs Sandall of 23 Taverners Rd, Peterborough. Buried in Artillery Wood Cemetery, Grave XI.A.12.

SAPEY, WILLIAM, 292 Oundle Road, Woodston, 43686, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 28, on the 27.5.18 at Juvincourt near Rheims. The son of Mrs A. F. Turner (formerly Sapey) of 292 Oundle Rd, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Soissons Memorial.

SAUNDERS, SIDNEY ROBERT, 175 Belsize Avenue, 267550, Private, Ox’s & Bucks Light Infantry. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 15.8.16 on the Somme. The youngest son of Mr & Mrs Charles Saunders. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial.

SAVAGE, ARTHUR, 118 Gladstone Street, 12402, Private, 7th York and Lancaster Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 6.12.15 at Ypres, Belgium. The youngest son of Mrs G. Savage of 118 Gladstone Street, Peterborough.  Buried in Menin Road South Military Cemetery, Special Memorial 33.

SAVAGE, CHARLES REGINALD, 97 Westwood Street, 203257, 5th York and Lancaster Regiment. Killed in action, aged 19, on the 27.11.17 at Cambrai. The son of Charles and Ellen Savage of 97 Westwood St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, Panels 9/10.

SAVIDGE, FURBANK, 50 Orchard Street, 6585, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 33, on the 10.11.14 in Ypres Salient. The son of Furbank and Elizabeth Savidge. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Panels 43/45. 1914 Star.

Savidge F      Furbank Savidge

SAWYER, HORACE EDWIN, 89 Belsize Avenue, Woodston, 13479, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 20, on the 14.7.16 at Trones Wood. The son of Mr and Mrs Sawyer of 89 Belsize Avenue, Woodston, Peterborough. Born Farcet, Peterborough. Buried in Bernafay Wood Cemetery, Grave O.85.

SCARBORO, JOSEPH BEDE, Peterborough, 23887, Private, 8th Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 21.10.16 on the Somme. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 1c/1d.  

SCARBOROUGH, RAYMOND JOSEPH, Peterborough, 714, Private, 14th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 24.9.16 on the Somme. No known next of kin. Buried in Flat Iron Copse Cemetery, Grave V.A.5.  

SCORER, HERBERT SELWYN, Fletton, Captain, 5th Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 29, on the 13.10.15 at the Hohenzollern Redoubt. The son of John and Susan Scorer of The Limes, Fletton Avenue, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Loos Memorial, Panels 31/34

SCOTHERN, SILVESTER, Peterborough, 16741, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 27, 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.

Scothern S     Silvester Scothern

SCOTNEY, HAROLD LOUIS, Peterborough, 307925, 16th Bn. Tank Corps. Killed in action, aged 25, on the 29.9.18. The son of Elizabeth and Robert Scotney of Mansfield and the husband of Ida Ethel Scotney of 21 Colsterworth Terrace, Glebe St, Nottingham. Buried in Unicorn Cemetery, Vendhuile, Grave IV.C.27.  

SCOTNEY, THOMAS WILLIAM, 25 Swans Place, 18667, Private, 7th (The Buffs) East Kent Regiment. Died of wounds, age unknown, as a prisoner of war on the 4.2.17. No known next of kin. Buried in Cologne Southern Cemetery, Grave VIII.F.3.

SCOTT, CHRISTOPHER SIDNEY, 20 Crawthorne Street, 72066, Private, 11th Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment (Sherwood Foresters). Killed in action, aged 19, on the 30.9.17 at the Menin Road. The son of Mr and Mrs C.G.Scott of Crawthorne Street, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 99/102.

SCOTT, JIM, Orton Longueville, 240659, Corporal, 4th Leicestershire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 25, on the 3.10.18. He was the son of Simon Whittaker and Elizabeth Middleton Scott. Buried in Vadencourt British Cemetery, Maissemy, Grave III.C.5  

SCRUTON, LESLIE ARTHUR, Deacon Street, 69193, Private, 6th Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action, aged 18, on the 11.4.18 at Estaires. The son of Tom Edwin and Agnes Scruton of 56 Birrell Rd, Sherwood Rise, Nottingham. No known grave he is commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial, Panel 2.

SEARSON, FRANK, St. Marys Street, 9596, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Died from appendicitis, age unknown, on the 7.12.14. Fought during the retreat from Mons. No known next of kin. Buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Grave III.B.56. 1914 Star.

Searson F      Frank Searson

SEARSON, W, 50 St. Johns Street, 37428, Private, 2nd Royal Berkshire Regiment. Died of wounds (wounded in the back), aged 18, on the 25.8.17 at Soltau whilst a prisoner of war. The brother of Mrs Jepson of 5 Bright St, Peterborough. Buried in Hamburg Cemetery, Grave IV.G.1.

SEATON, ARTHUR EDWARD, 29 Wellington Street, 9577, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 24, on the 14.3.15. The son of George and M. Seaton of 22a Wellington St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

SEATON, ERNEST HARRY, 119 Crown Street, 500252, Corporal, Canadian Expeditionary Force (Engineers). Killed in action, aged 32, on the 21.8.16 on the Somme. The son of John and Mary Seaton of Crown St, Peterborough and the husband of Bessie Seaton of 64 Manchester Rd, Mossley, Manchester. Buried in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave G.31.  

SEATON, FREDERICK, 7 Wellington Street, 9302, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 21, on the 28.1.15. The son of Mr G. F. and Mrs M. A. Seaton of 6 Marriett's Yard, City Road, Peterborough. Buried in Merville Communal Cemetery, Grave I.L.10. 1914 Star.

SECKER, GEORGE SPENCER, 55 Orchard Street, 4679, Gunner, Royal Field Artillery. Died of sickness (pneumonia), aged 24, on the 20.4.16 at the Red Cross Hospital, Thetford. The son of George and Sophia Secker of 55 Orchard St, Peterborough. Buried in Peterborough (Broadway) Cemetery, Grave 8.3.3674.

SERGEANT, WILLIAM ERNEST, 15 Hills Yard, 7671, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 30, on the 17.9.14 at Moulins. The husband of Elizabeth Sergeant of 2 Hill's Yard, Broad Bridge St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial. 1914 Star.

SETCHFIELD, ALBERT, 8 Brawns Yard, Bridge Street, 17547, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 30.11.17. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Cambrai Memorial, Panel 8.

SHARMAN, LEONARD, 12 Stone Lane, 891380, Gunner, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action, aged 21, on the 9.12.17 in Palestine. The son of Jesse and Letitia Sharman of 12 Stone Lane, Peterborough. Buried at Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel, Grave J.22.

SHARMAN, WALTER, 22 Dogsthorpe Road, 350649, Private, 7th London Regiment. Died of sickness, aged 24, on the 17.3.18 whilst a prisoner of war in Germany. The eldest son of Mr and Mrs A. Sharman of Dogsthorpe Road, Peterborough. Buried in Cologne Southern Cemetery, Grave XI.E.17.

SHARP, SAMUEL, 64 St. Johns Street, 24214, Private, 7th Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 21.8.16. The son of Mr and Mrs Sharp of 64 St. Johns Street, Peterborough. Buried in Agny Military Cemetery, Grave E.44.

SHARP, WILLIAM, 64 St. Johns Street, 9096, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 14.3.15 at Neuve Chapelle. The son of Mr and Mrs Sharp of 64 St. Johns Street, Peterborough.  Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30. 1914 Star.

SHARPE, JAMES WILLIAM, 1 Victoria Place, St. Margarets Road, Old Fletton, 1946, Rifleman, 1st Kings Royal Rifle Corps. Died from heart failure, aged 30, on the 18.3.15. The son of Herbert and Emma Sharpe and the husband of Rose Pelling (formerly Sharpe) of 72 Preston Rd, Brighton, previously of Peterborough. Buried in Bethune Town Cemetery, Grave IV.A.82.  

SHAW, ERNEST SAMUEL, 38 Crawthorne Road, 202996, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Died, aged 36, on the 23.7.18 as a prisoner of war. The husband of Martha Anne Shaw of 38 Crawthorne Rd, Peterborough. Buried in Valenciennes Communal Cemetery, Grave V.D.11.

SHAW, JONATHAN, 1 Pleasant Cottage, Walpole Street, 34074, Lance Corporal, Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 42, on the 13.12.18 at Didsbury Hospital, Manchester. The husband of Edith Shaw of 15 Cheshire Rd, Doncaster. Buried in Doncaster Hyde Park Cemetery, Grave IX.210.

SHEPHERD, FRANCIS WILLIAM, 60 Alderman’s Drive, 202828, Private, 11th Essex Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 28.6.17 near Loos, France. The son of Francis and Catherine Shepherd of Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Loos Memorial, Panels 85/87.

SHEPHERD, VICTOR PERCY, 'Beachholme', Eastfield, 40231, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 25.10.16 on the Somme. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11a/11d.

Shepherd V. P.      Victor Percy Shepherd

SHEPPARD, ERNEST CECIL, 'Brunswick Villa', Walton, Lance Corporal, 7th Middlesex Regiment. Killed in action, aged 25, on the 28.3.18 near Arras, France. The husband of F. G. Sheppard of 30 King Edward's Rd, Ponders End, Middlesex. Buried in Maroeuil British Cemetery, Grave IV.J.5.

SHERGOLD, S, H, Westwood Street, 14998, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Died, aged 42, on the 7.11.18. Born St Neots. The son of Charles Shergold and the husband of E. J. Shergold of 71 Westwood Street, Peterborough. Buried in Abney Park Cemetery, London.

SHOREY, ERNEST JAMES, Garton End, 200663, Private, 4th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 19.4.17 in Palestine. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Jerusalem Memorial, Panel 40.

SHORT, CHARLES, New England, 7788, Lance Corporal, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 17.9.14. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial, France.

Short C      Charles Short

SHRIVE, JOHN BERNARD, Westwood Street, 42209, Private, 25th Royal Fusiliers. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 18.10.17 in German East Africa. The son of Thomas William and Jane Shrive of West St, Kings Cliffe, Peterborough. Buried in Dar-es-Salaam War Cemetery, Collected Grave 6.G.2-11.

SILK, CHARLES FREDERICK, 132 Huntley Grove, 31013, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 3.5.17. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Panel 7.

SIMMONDS, PERCY, Peterborough, 9562, Private, 5th Royal Berkshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 1.4.16 near Loos. No known next of kin. Buried in Vermelles British Cemetery, Grave II.K.18.

SIMMONS, HORACE, 99 Crown Street, 13763, Corporal, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Wounded on the 1.7.16 at Pommiers Redoubt and died of those wounds on the 2.7.16. No known next of kin. Buried at Daours Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave II.B.16.

SIMMONS, JAMES, Peterborough, 16250, Private, 1st 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 Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

SIMPSON, GEORGE, 177 Gladstone Street, 14807, 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 the Loos Memorial, Panels 91/93.

SIMPSON, HERBERT, 2 New Road, Woodston, 14582, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 25, on the 31.7.17 at Shrewsbury Forest, Ypres. The son of George and Sarah Simpson of 2 New Rd, Woodston, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Panels 43/45.

SIMPSON, WALTER, 5 Kings Road, Old Fletton, 30229, Private, 14th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 22, on the 3.9.16 at Falfemont Farm, France. The son of Mrs Martha Simpson of 5 King's Rd, Old Fletton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 9a/9b.

SIMPSON, ZACCHEUS, 5 Kings Road, Old Fletton, 269795, Private, 6th Sherwood Foresters. Killed in action, aged 35, on the 3.10.18 near Jeancourt. The son of James Simpson of 5 King's Rd, Old Fletton, Peterborough and the husband of May Winifred Simpson of 61a, Salford Rd, Streatham Hill, London.  Buried in Bellicourt British Cemetery, Grave V.P.8.

SIMS, EDWIN SIDNEY, 78 Clarence Road, 46647, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 20, on the 21.9.18. The son of Mr A. Sims of 67 Council Cottages, Drove Rd, Biggleswade. Buried in Doingt Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave I.E.6.

SKERRITT, WALTER, Peterborough, 17619, Private, 1st Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action, age unknown, on the 25.9.15 at Loos. No known next of kin. Buried in Cambrin Churchyard Extension, Grave C.6.  

Skerritt W      Walter Skerritt

SKIPP, ALBERT WILLIAM, 20 Cobden Street, 10084, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 20.1.15. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

SLACK, JOHN WILLIAM, 203282, Private, 7th Bedfordshire Regiment. Born Stanground, Peterborough, resident of Farcet. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 11.2.18. No known next of kin. Buried in Noyon New British Cemetery, Grave IV.E.3.

SLATER, HERBERT PERCY, Gunthorpe, 23742, L/Corporal, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 25, on the 11.12.16 in hospital. The son of Matthew and Beatrice Ellen Slater of Gunthorpe, Peterborough. Buried in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave IV.E.27.

SLAUGHTER, WILLIAM LEONARD, 'Sessions House', Thorpe Road, Second Lieutenant, 9th Essex Regiment, (formerly 1/1st Huntingdonshire Cyclists Battalion). Killed in action, aged 23, on the 6.9.18 at Nurlu. The son of William and Sarah Jane Slaughter of 12, Thorpe Lea Rd, Peterborough. Buried in Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave V.O.14.

 Slaughter W L      William Leonard Slaughter

SMART, J, L, Old Fletton, 22792, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 20, on the 3.7.16. Born Southwick, Sussex. The son of Thomas and Martha Smart of 58 St Margaret’s Road, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Buried in Ovillers Military cemetery. Grave VI.J.8

SMART, WALTER RICHARD, 62 Alderman’s Drive, 2206, Lance Corporal, 6th City of London Rifles, London Regiment. Died at home, aged 25, on the 29.6.15. The son of Richard Smart and the husband of Eliza Smart. Buried in Peterborough (Broadway) Cemetery, Grave 7.3.2253.

Smart W. R.      Walter Richard Smart

SMEDLEY, G, H, Old Fletton, 10025, Battery Quartermaster Sergeant, Royal Field Artillery. Died, aged 42, on the 6.3.21. The son of John and Elizabeth Smedley of Marine Villa, Old Fletton, Peterborough and the husband of Lily Ann Smedley of Mill House, Weston Street, Bolton. Buried in Great Lever (St Michael) Churchyard. Grave 5.38

SMEDLEY, ROBERT WILLIAM, 266 Lincoln Road, 267486, Private, 5th Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Killed in action, aged 22, on the 27.9.17. The husband of Hilda Smedley of 266 Lincoln Rd, Millfield, Peterborough. Buried in Westhof Farm Cemetery, Grave II.E.6.

SMITH, ALFRED CHARLES CANNAM, MM, 11 Field Street, 43660, Sapper, Royal Engineers. Killed in action, aged 27, on the 4.10.17 at Passchendaele Ridge. The son of Betsy Cannam Smith of 11 Field St, Peterborough. Awarded Military Medal for gallantry in the field. No known grave he is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 8/162.

SMITH, ARTHUR, 21 Monument Street, 70168, Private, 16th Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment (Sherwood Foresters). Killed in action, age unknown, on the 10.10.16 on the Somme. The youngest son of Mrs Smith of Church Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried Connaught Cemetery, Grave XI.C.8.

SMITH, ARTHUR, Gladstone Street, 3072, Private, 12th Middlesex Regiment. Killed in action, aged 24, on the 26.9.16. The husband of Ethel Mabel Dixon (formerly Smith) of 93 Gladstone Street, Peterborough. Buried in Lonsdale Cemetery, Authuille. Grave III.V.9

SMITH, ARTHUR SIMPSON, 105 North Street, Stanground, 6259, Sergeant, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 10.7.17 in the Battle of the Dunes. The husband of Mrs Smith of North Street, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Ramscapelle Road Military Cemetery, Grave VI.D.37.

SMITH, CLIFFORD DAY, Barclays Bank, Church Street, Lieutenant, 5th Norfolk Regiment. Killed in action, aged 28, on the 23.10.18 at Le Cateau, France. Believed from Swaffham. No known next of kin. Buried in Highland Cemetery, Le Cateau, Grave IV.D.7.

SMITH, FRANK, 46 Princes Street, 40717, Private, 1st Essex Regiment. Died as a prisoner of war, aged 30, a result of sickness on the 16.10.17 at Sturumlager Limburg, Germany. The son of Thomas and Selina Smith of 46 Princes St, Peterborough. Born at Bury, Lancs. Buried in Conde-Sur-L'Escaut Communal Cemetery, Grave A.7.

SMITH, FRANK, Peterborough, 16562, Private, 1st 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 Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

SMITH, FREDERICK THOMAS, 51 Silver Street, 170901, Driver, Royal Field Artillery (48th D.A.C.). Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 10.11.18 at advanced operating centre, Gseg, Italy. No known next of kin. Buried in Cavalletto British Cemetery, Grave I.E.9.

SMITH, FREDERICK WARDALE, 38 Eastfield Road, 14810, Sergeant, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 25, on the 14.7.16 at Trones Wood, France. The son of Mrs Smith of Alms Rooms, Minster Precincts, Peterborough and fiancÚ of Miss A. M. Dobson of Charles Street, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11a/11d.

SMITH, GEORGE, Peterborough, 20414, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 11.9.16 near Loos. No known next of kin. Buried in Vermelles British Cemetery, Grave V.C.4.

SMITH, GEORGE CECIL, 79 Princes Street, Old Fletton, 14809, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 19, on the 27.9.15 at the Battle of Loos, France. The son of J.G. and Ann Smith of 79, Princes St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Loos Memorial, Panels 91/93.

SMITH, GEORGE WIMPSET, Peterborough, 58572, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 18.9.18. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Panel 7.

SMITH, JAMES, 118 Wards Lane, St. Johns Street, 5385, Private, 5th Royal Munster Fusiliers. Died of sickness, aged 46, on the 6.10.19 at home as a result of war service. The husband of Mary Smith of 118 Wards Lane, St. John's St, Peterborough. Buried in Peterborough (Eastfield) Cemetery, Grave 4.348.

SMITH, JOHN THOMAS, Peterborough, 13465, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 26.9.16 at Thiepval. Born Peterborough. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11a/11d.

SMITH, JOHN WILLIAM, Holywell, Longthorpe, 1352, Private, Royal Munster Fusiliers transferred to 527095 Labour Corps. Died of sickness, aged 28, on the 18.2.19 at Dunstan Hospital. The son of John and Emma Smith. Buried in Longthorpe Churchyard, Peterborough.

SMITH, JOSEPH HENRY, 10 Bread Street, 30236, Private, 14th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 3.9.16 at Falfemont Farm. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 9a/9b.  

SMITH, LESLIE JOHN CECIL, 26 St. Margarets Road, Old Fletton, 5754, Private, 22nd London Regiment. Died, aged 20, on the 4.8.16 of wounds sustained at Oppy Wood, near Arras, France. The son of John Thomas and Annie Alice Smith of 26 St. Margaret's Rd, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Buried at Louez Military Cemetery, Duisans, Grave I.F.3.  

SMITH, RICHARD, 'The Cottage' West Parade End, 17326, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 17.1.16 near Ypres. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Panels 43/45.  

SMITH, SYDNEY ALFRED, 157 Alderman’s Drive, 14631, Private, 4th Kings Liverpool Regiment. Killed in action, aged 24, on the 27.4.15 in Ypres Salient. The son of Alfred and Helen Smith of 157, Alderman Drive, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Panels 4/6.

Smith S. A.      Sydney Alfred Smith

SMITH, THOMAS EDWARD, 28 Albert Place, 806772, Driver, Royal Field Artillery. Died of wounds, aged 23, on the 3.9.18 in Salonica. The son of Mrs Cranfield of 28 Albert Place, Peterborough. A native of Oundle. Buried in Sarigol Military Cemetery, Greece, Grave D.711.

SMITH, TOM, Peterborough, 22291, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 32, on the 14.7.16 at Trones Wood. The son of Thomas Smith of 68 Denmark St, Diss. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11a/11d.

SMITH, WILLIAM, 43 Eastgate, 14928, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 21, on the 27.9.15 at Loos. The son of Mrs S. Smith of 43 Eastgate, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Loos Memorial, Panels 91/93.

Smith W      William Smith

SMITH, WILLIAM AMBROSE, 46 St. Johns Street, 267530, Lance Corporal, 1st Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry. Died of wounds, aged 24, on the 29.9.17. The son of James and Susannah Smith of 46 St. John St, Peterborough. Buried in Dozinghem Military Cemetery, Grave VIII.E.9.

SMITHERINGALE, GEORGE OWEN, Gladstone Street, 99484, Gunner, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died of wounds, aged 29, on the 22.11.17. The husband of Mrs Smitheringale of 86 King's Rd, Wheatley, Doncaster. Buried in Dozinghem Military Cemetery, Grave XV.C.13.

SMITHERINGALE, JAMES, Gladstone Street, 7302, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 17.9.14 on the Aisne. No known grave he is commemorated on the La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial. 1914 Star.

Smitheringale J      James Smitheringale

SNEESBY, GEORGE, 1 New Road, Woodston, 12292, Lance Corporal, 2nd Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 9.4.17 at Arras. The son of John and Mary Sneesby of Chatteris, Cambs and the husband of Ellen Elizabeth Sneesby of 100 New Rd, Woodston, Peterborough. Buried in Tilloy British Cemetery, Arras, Grave IV.B.26.

SNOW, CHARLES FOOTE, 21 Westgate, Second Lieutenant, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action, aged 28, on the 30.6.16. The son of William and Fanny Snow. Buried in London Rifle Brigade Cemetery, Ploegsteert. Grave II.C.30.

Snow C F      Charles Foote Snow

SNOW, JOHN HENRY, 177 High Street, Old Fletton, 4201, Lance Corporal, 4th Yorkshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 36, on the 21.10.16. The son of John and Mary Ann Snow of 177 High St, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Buried in Netley Military Cemetery, Yorks, Grave CE.1868.  

SNOWDEN, FREDERICK THOMAS, Exchange Street, 46691, Lance Corporal, 9th Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action, aged 34, on the 14.4.18 at Baileull (crucifix). The son of Edward and Harriett Snowden of Thorpe Lea Rd, Peterborough and the husband of Mabel Annie Snowden of Welby Lane, Melton Mowbray. No known grave he is commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial, Panel 2.

SOUTHWELL, LEWIS, 53 Silver Street, 31060, Corporal, 1st Royal West Kent Regiment. Killed in action, aged 20, on the 18.9.18 on the Somme. The son of Mr and Mrs Southwell of 53 Silver Street, Peterborough. Buried in Gouzeaucourt New British Cemetery, Grave V.D.6.

SOUTHWELL, REGINALD EDWIN, Peterborough, 15204, Company Quartermaster Sergeant, 9th South Staffordshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 21, on the 1.4.16. The son of John George and Catherine Southwell of the C. E. Schoolhouse, Horncastle, Lincs. Buried Lapugnoy Military Cemetery, Grave I.F.19.

SPARKES, HAROLD SAMUEL JOHN, 25 West Parade, 25256, Private, 1st Royal West Surrey Regiment. Killed in action, aged 21, on the 14.4.18. The son of John and E. A. Sparkes of 25 West Parade, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Ploegsteert Memorial, Panels 1 and 2.

SPOONER, JAMES, 19 Wood Street, 200289, Private, 11th Essex Regiment. Killed in action, aged 22, on the 21.3.18 near Arras. The husband of Mary Jane Spooner of 19 Wood St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Panel 7.

SPRECKLEY, ARTHUR, 187 Fletton Avenue, 99099, Private, Machine Gun Corps. Died of sickness, age unknown, on the 15.2.18 at Ismailia. No known next of kin. Buried in Ismailia War Memorial Cemetery, Grave A.130.

Spreckley A      Arthur Spreckley

SPRIDGEON, JOHN WILLIAM, School Lane, Werrington, 14826, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 26.9.16 at Thiepval. Born Werrington, Peterborough. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11a/11d.  

SPRIGG, JOHN WILLIAM, 46 Cobden Street, 41088, Private, 4th Essex Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 25.11.17 in Egypt. No known grave he is commemorated on the Jerusalem Memorial, Panels 33/39.

SPRIGGS, RICHARD, Peterborough, 7831, Private, 9th Sussex Regiment. Killed in action, aged 33, on the 28.9.15 at Loos. The husband of Mary Ann Follows (formerly Spriggs) of 21 Jarrom St, Leicester and formerly of 12 Shropshire Place, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Loos Memorial, Panels 69/73.

Spriggs R      Richard Spriggs

STAFFORD, W, Cromwell Road, 32117, L/Corporal, Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 27, on the 2.11.17. The son of William Stafford of Oundle and the husband of Mary Ellen Stafford of 6 Cromwell Road, Peterborough. He is buried in the Gaza War Cemetery. Grave XV.C.8

STALLERBRASS, WILLIAM, 85 Rogers Street, 8637, Sergeant, 6th Yorks Regiment. Killed in action, aged 29, at Gallipoli on the 11.11.15. No known next of kin. Buried in Hill 10 Cemetery, Gallipoli, Grave II.G.1. 1914 Star.

Stallerbrass W      William Stallerbrass

STANDISH, C, W, Fellowes Road, Fletton, 12533, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds (gas), aged 21, on the 13.7.16. The foster son of Mrs Ketteringham of 45 Fellowes Road, Fletton, Peterborough. Buried in Kensal Green (All Souls) cemetery, London, Grave 213.5.15

STANFORD, WALTER FREDERICK, 6 Council Houses, South Street, Stanground, 14805, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 25, on the 29.9.15 at Loos, France. The son of William and Sarah Stanford of Rock Rd, New England, Peterborough and the husband of Kate Rebecca Beeby (formerly Stanford) of 6 Council Houses, South St, Stanground, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Loos Memorial, Panels 91/93. 1914 Star. 

Stanford W. F.      Walter Frederick Stanford

STAPLETON, CHARLES WILLIAM, 86 Dogsthorpe Road, 50705, Lance Corporal, 11th Cheshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 26, on the 16.4.18 on the Somme. The son of J. Stapleton of Cotterstock, Oundle and the husband of Florence Stapleton of 86 Dogsthorpe Rd, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Pozieres Memorial, Panels 35/36.

STAPLETON, FRED, 47 Holdich Street, 17896, Private, 6th Royal West Kent Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 3.5.17 near Monchy. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Panel 7.

STARLING, ERNEST EXTON, 26 Star Road, 14396, Lance Corporal, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 22, on the 10.8.17. The son of Henry and Frances Starling of 26 Star Rd, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Panels 43/45.

STEAD, HAROLD FREDERICK, 118 Rogers Street, 16325, Private, 3rd Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of sickness caused through active service, age unknown, on the 13.9.16 at Peterborough Infirmary. No known next of kin. Buried in Peterborough (Broadway) Cemetery.

 Stead H. F.      Harold Frederick Stead

STEAD, JOSEPH, 118 Rogers Street, 15099, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 8.8.17 in the Ypres Salient. Born St Marys, Peterborough. The brother of John Stead of 118 Rogers Street, Peterborough who also served with the 6th Northampton’s. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Panels 43/45.

Stead J      Joseph Stead

STEEL, HORACE VICTOR, 23 Whalley Street, 17349, Private, 11th Royal Sussex Regiment. Killed in action, aged 19, on the 25.9.17 at Polygon Wood. The son of Mr and Mrs W. Steel of 23 Whalley St, Peterborough.  No known grave he is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 86/8.

STEELS, ALBERT, 19 School Place, Albert Place, 17172, Lance Corporal, 12th Royal Sussex Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 27.9.17 in Ypres Salient. No known next of kin. Buried at Hooge Crater Cemetery, Ypres, Grave XI.K.5.

STEELS, WILLIAM, 53 High Street, Old Fletton, 24798, Private, 1st Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 3.7.17 at Arras. The son of Robert and Harriett Steels of 53 High St, Old Fletton, Peterborough.  Buried in Crump Trench British Cemetery, Grave II.B.26.

STENSON, WILLIAM, 18 Milton Street, 268810, Private, 10th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 25.3.18. The eldest son of Mr and Mrs J. Stenson. No known grave he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Panel 3.

STEVENETTE, BERTRAM, Charles Street, 2977, Rifleman, 12th Rifle Brigade. Killed in action, aged 22, on the 30.6.16. The son of Sydney and Charlotte Stevenette of West Lodge, Letchworth, Herts. A native of Newark.  Buried in Potijze Chateau Wood Cemetery, Grave D.9.

STEVENSON, ERNEST ROBERT, Palmerston Road, Woodston, 54740, Private, 8th Middlesex Regiment. Died of gas poisoning, aged 18, on the 19.10.18. The son of Robert Stevenson of Peterborough. Buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Grave VI.A.12.  

STEVENSON, THOMAS EDWARD, 66 Queens Road, Old Fletton, 30289, Private, 14th Royal Warwickshire Regiment. (Formerly Huntingdonshire Cyclists Battalion). Killed in action, age unknown, on the 26.10.17, shot by a sniper whilst carrying a wounded comrade. The only son of Mr and Mrs E. Stevenson of Queens Road, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 23/28.

STEWART, BERNARD, 23 Garton End Road, 73480, Gunner, Royal Field Artillery. Died of wounds and sickness, aged 22, on the 5.8.16 whilst a prisoner of war. Captured at Kut. The son of Charles and Sarah Stewart. Born in London. Buried in Baghdad War Cemetery, Iraq, Grave XXI.G.16.

STIMPSON, BERT CHARLES, MM, 30 Albert Place, 9569, Lance Corporal, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 20.8.16. The son of Mr and Mrs H. Stimpson of Globe Street, Albert Place, Peterborough. Buried in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Grave X.E.17. 1914 Star and Military Medal.

STIMPSON, DENMAN, Eastfield, 26406, Private, 9th Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Killed in action, aged 27, on the 26.4.18 near Kemmel Hill. The son of William and Lydia Stimpson of 4 Abbey Walk, Crowland, Lincs. No known grave he is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 108/111.

STIMPSON, SIDNEY JAMES, 30 Albert Place, 8769, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 14.3.15 at Neuve Chapelle. The son of Mr and Mrs H. Stimpson of Globe Street, Albert Place, Peterborough and the brother of Mrs H. Goodley of 30 Albert Place, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30. 1914 Star.

Stimpson S J      Sidney James Stimpson

STIMPSON, WALTER, Southwell Cottages, Werrington, 4278, Sergeant, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 14.9.14 at the Battle of the Marne. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial. 1914 Star, Long Service and Good Conduct Medals. Twenty years’ service with the Northampton’s.

STOCKER, WILLIAM JOHN, Westwood Farm, Westwood, 959, Lance Corporal, 12th Royal Fusiliers. Killed in action aged 31, on the 27.9.15 at Loos, France. The son of James and Emma Stocker of 1 Blunts Lane, Whittlesey, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Loos Memorial, Panels 25/27.

STOCKS, BENJAMIN, 16 Wellington Street, 6819, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 17.9.14 at the Battle of the Aisne. No known next of kin. Buried Vendresse British Cemetery, Grave I.A.12.  1914 Star.

STOCKS, RICHARD JOSEPH, MM, 20 Princes Road, Old Fletton, 241986, Sergeant, 5th Border Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 32, on the 30.3.18 at the 41st Casualty Clearing Station. The son of Mr J. Stocks of Eastfield Rd, Peterborough. Buried in Namps-au-Val British Cemetery, Grave I.B.23. Awarded the Military Medal for Bravery in the Field of Battle.

STOKES, SIDNEY, Peterborough, 20611, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 4.11.18. No known next of kin. Born Marholm, Peterborough. Buried in Preux-au-Bois Communal Cemetery, Grave A.32.

STRATTON, JOHN WILLIAM, Lincoln Road, Werrington, 34863, Driver, Army Service Corps. Died of pneumonia, age unknown, on the 9.11.18 in hospital at Etaples. The eldest son of Mr and Mrs Stratton of Werrington, Peterborough and the husband of E. Stratton of 6 Cambalt Rd, Putney Hill, London. Buried Etaples Military Cemetery, Grave XLIX.E.21.

STREETON, THOMAS GOODWIN, Eastfield Road, 553313, Rifleman, 16   London Regiment. Killed in action, aged 40, on the 14.4.17. The son of Thomas and Sarah Streeton of Croxton Kerrial, Leicestershire and the husband of Nellie Streeton of 62, Eastfield Rd, Peterborough. His brother James, no connection with Peterborough, was killed on the same day. Buried in Bootham Cemetery, Heninel, Grave A.11

STUBLEY, OSCAR CORNELIUS, Alma Road, 200710, Private, 4th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 19.4.17 in Palestine. The son of Oscar and Mary Stubley of Alma Rd, Millfield, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Jerusalem Memorial, Panel 40.

SUTTON, JAMES, 217 New England, 42753, Private, 8th Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 8.4.18 on the Somme. No known next of kin. Buried in Grevillers British Cemetery, Grave XII.E.12.  

SUTTON, WALTER JOHN, 34 Whalley Street, 17436, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 9.5.15 at Aubers Ridge. The son of Henry and Sophia Sutton of 49 Abbey Rd, Far Cotton, Northampton. No known grave he is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

SUTTON, W. New England, 41271, Private, 8th North Staffordshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 22.3.18. The son of Mr and Mrs W. Sutton of New England, Peterborough and the grandson of Mrs Sutton of Wellington Street, Peterborough. Buried in Red Cross Corner, Beugny, Grave I.K.14.

SWEPSON, CHARLES WILFRED, 153 Oundle Road, Woodston, 17079, Lance Corporal, 8th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 15.9.16 at the Quadrilateral, Ginchy. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panel 2c.

SWEPSON, GEORGE HARRY, 131 Oundle Road, 332, Private, 1st Labour Co., Royal Irish Regiment, transferred to 109023, 182nd Co., Labour Corps, Royal Irish Regiment. Killed in action, aged 40, on the 18.6.17. The son of George and Angeline Swepson of Peterborough and the husband of Sarah Swepson of 131 Oundle Rd, Woodston, Peterborough. Buried in Tilloy British Cemetery, Tilloy-les-Mofflaines, Arras, Grave I.H.23.

SYKES, JOHN THOMAS New Road, 775567, Private, 87th Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment). Killed, aged 26, on the 8/9.8.18. The son of Mrs Evelyn Sykes of 63 New Rd, Peterborough. A native of Ramsey St. Mary's, Hunts. Buried in Le Quesnel Communal Cemetery, Grave A.53.

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