PETERBOROUGH WAR MEMORIAL

British Tank
First World War
ARMY T to V

TALBOT, ROBERT WILLIAM, 16641, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Born Peterborough. 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.

TAYLOR, CHARLES WILLIAM, Cumbergate, 146339, Gunner, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action, aged 20, on the 2.8.17. The son of Richard and Miriam Taylor of Malting House, Ailesworth, Peterborough. Buried in Menin Road South Military Cemetery, Special Memorial 1. 1914 Star.

TAYLOR, ERNEST, 81 Mayors Walk, Second Lieutenant, 7th Lincolnshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 23, on the 7.9.18 at the 59th Casualty Clearing Station, France. The son of Charles and Annie Elizabeth Taylor of 81 Mayor's Walk, Peterborough. Buried in Varennes Military Cemetery, Grave III.M.11.

 Taylor E      Ernest Taylor

TAYLOR, ERNEST EDWARD, Marine House, 5 St. Johns Street, 48590, Private, 23rd Queens Royal Surrey Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 36, on the 25.9.17 at the 2nd Australian General Hospital, Wimereaux. The son of John and Mary Taylor of Abbots Ripton, Hunts and the husband of Elizabeth Annie Taylor of 94 St. John's St, Peterborough.  Buried in Wimereux Communal Cemetery, Grave VI.B.10.

TAYLOR, GEORGE HENRY, Peterborough, 17011, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 21, on the 3.10.15. Born in Whittlesey. The son of James and Julia Taylor. Buried in Point 110 Military Cemetery, Fricourt, Grave F.2.

TAYLOR, HORACE JAMES, 19, Stone Lane, Millfield, 33449, Corporal, 4th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 14.2.17. The son of Mr and Mrs A. Taylor of 24 All Saints Rd, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panel 2c.

TAYLOR, STANLEY GEORGE, Peterborough, 16932, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 19, on the 21.1.16 in the Ypres Salient. The son of William and Flora Emily Taylor of 70 Rosebery Avenue, Farringdon Rd, London. Buried in Menin Road South Military Cemetery, Grave I.F.3.

TAYLOR, THOMAS, 49 Silver Street, 20725, Private, 1st Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire light Infantry. Killed in action, aged 17, on the 23.8.16. The son of Mrs Sarah Taylor of 49 Silver St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panels 10a/10d.

THAXTER, GEORGE SAMUEL, 2 Victoria Place, Fletton, 39439, Private, 1st Royal Berkshire regiment. Died of wounds, aged 26, on the 4.9.17 at King George's Hospital. The son of Samuel and Elizabeth Thaxter of 2 Victoria St, St. Margaret's Rd, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Buried in Peterborough (Fletton) Cemetery, Grave NC.219.

THICKNESSE, JOHN AUDLEY, Minster Precincts, Lieutenant Colonel, Somerset Light Infantry. Killed in action, aged 46, on the 1.7.16 at the Quadrilateral, Somme, France. The son of the Right Rev. Dr F. H. Thicknesse, D.D., late Bishop of Leicester, and Anne Thicknesse and the husband of Phyllis Margaret Thicknesse of Bishops Hull, near Taunton. Born at Middleton Cheney, Northants. Also served on the North-West Frontier of India and in the South African War. Buried in Sucrerie Military Cemetery, Grave I.H.15.

THOMAS, HAROLD, Peterborough, 7400, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 5.11.14 in Ypres Salient. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Panels 43/45.

THOMPSON, ARTHUR, Westwood Street, 26129, Private, 12th West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales Own). Killed in action, aged 29, on the 3.5.17. The son of William Thompson of 39 Westwood Street, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial. Bay 4.

THOMPSON, BERTRAM, 36 North Street, Stanground, 56598, Private, 18th Lancashire Fusiliers. Died of wounds, aged 19, on the 23.6.18 in hospital at Rouen. The son of Harry Thompson of Littleport, Ely. Buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Grave Q.I.G.10.

THOMPSON, CHARLES EDWARD, 10 Reform Street, 290187, Private, 4th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 20, on the 25.8.18 at Cambrai. The son of Richard Thompson of 10 Reform St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Panels 4/5.

THOMPSON, FREDERICK, 5 Brook Street, 10052, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 19, on the 9.5.15 at Aubers Ridge, France. The son of Mr and Mrs W. Thompson of 5 Brook Street, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

 Thompson F      Frederick Thompson

THOMPSON, HARRY, 9 St. Leonards Street, Private, Labour Corps. Died of sickness, age unknown, on the 16.2.19 at home, result of war service. No other details known. 

THOMPSON, ISAAC WILLIAM, 2 Buckle Street, 35964, Private, 4th Bedfordshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 30, on the 3.5.17 in hospital at Boulogne. The son of William Thompson of Gladstone St, Peterborough and the husband of Eva Thompson of "The Limes," 2 Buckle St, Peterborough. Buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Grave IV.C.49.

THOMPSON, JOHN CECIL CASTER, 'The Lindens' Lincoln Road, Second Lieutenant, 1st London Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 25.1.15 near Neuve Chapelle. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial, Panels 3 and 4.

THOMPSON, SILAS JAMES, Peterborough, 157808, Private, 41st Bn Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 1.11.18. No known next of kin. Buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Grave, XXXV.B.11.

THOMSON, WALTER, 24 Bedford Street, 67359, Private, 7th Royal West Surrey Regiment. Killed in action, aged 18, on the 8.8.18 near Morlancourt, France. The son of Walter and Emma Thomson of 24 Bedford Street, Peterborough. Buried in Beacon British Cemetery, Grave III.H.14.  

THORPE, WILLIAM HARRY, 95 Gladstone Street, 14270, Private, 2nd Grenadier Guards. Killed in action, aged 23, on the 4.9.14. The son of Samuel and Rose Thorpe of 95 Gladstone St, Peterborough. Buried in Guards Grave, Villers Cotterets, Grave 3. 1914 Star.

THROSSELL, JACK ARTHUR, 165 High Street, Old Fletton, 104464, Gunner, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 5.6.17. The husband of Mrs E. Throssell of 46 High St, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Buried in Pont-D'Achelles Military Cemetery, Grave I.B.18. 

THURLEY, PERCY ARTHUR, 92 High Street, Old Fletton, 139717, Private, Machine Gun Corps. Died of wounds, aged 24, on the 8.8.18 in hospital at Rastatt, Germany, whilst a prisoner of war. The son of John Thomas and Eliza Ann Thurley of "Rosie Kot," Fletton Avenue, Old Fletton, Peterborough. Buried in Niederzwehren Cemetery, Grave II.K.2.

TILLEY, REGINALD EDWIN, 41 Charles Street, 31335, Private, 2nd Essex Regiment. Killed in action, aged 20, on the 9.8.17. The son of Edwin and Frances Tilley of 41 Charles St, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Panel 7.

TILSON, THOMAS, 12 Church Street, Stanground, 17009, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Wounded on the 1.7.16 at Pommiers Redoubt, Somme and died aged 20, on the 2.7.16. The son of William and Fanny Tilson of Church St, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery, Grave V.S.8.  

TIPLER, THOMAS ARCHIBALD, 3 Parliament Street, 80341, Private, Army Service Corps, (Motor Transport). Died of sickness, age unknown, on the 14.9.20 as a result of war service. Buried in Peterborough (Eastfield) Cemetery.

Tipler T. A.      Thomas Archibald Tipler

TITMAN, SIDNEY WILLIAM, 'Cambridge Villa', St. Pauls Road, 31028, Private, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Died, aged 25, on the 13.4.18 of wounds in hospital at Etaples. The son of William and Caroline Titman of Peterborough. Buried in Etaples Military Cemetery, Grave XXIX.B.11.

TOLLIDAY, SYDNEY BRICE, Peterborough, 554322, Rifleman, London Regiment (Queens Westminster Rifles). Killed in action, aged 28, on the 16.8.17. Born Peterborough. The son of Mr and Mrs Tolliday of Peterborough and the husband of Edith Tolliday of 1 Manor Park, Richmond. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate. Panel 29.

TOMBLIN, JOHN JAMES, Peterborough, 295247, Sergeant, 4th Royal Fusiliers. Killed in action, aged 26, on the 20.9.17 in the Ypres Salient. The son of William and Fanny Tomblin and the husband of Elizabeth Tomblin of 15 Mitford St, Filey, Yorks. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Panel 52.  

TOOGOOD, CHARLES JAMES, Alwalton, 180682, Private, 47th Canadian Expeditionary Force. Killed in action, aged 29, on the 11.11.16 near Courcelette. The son of Joseph and Mary Jane Toogood of Alwalton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Vimy Memorial.

Toogood C J      Charles James Toogood

TOOGOOD, FREDERICK GEORGE, Alwalton, 180683, L/Corporal, 7th Canadian Expeditionary Force. Killed in action, aged 29, on the 15.8.17 in the Ypres Salient. The son of Joseph and Mary Jane Toogood of Alwalton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Vimy Memorial.

 Toogood F. G.      Frederick George Toogood

TOOKE, WALTER WILLIAM, 17 New Road, Woodston, 31024, Private, 6th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 3.4.18. The son of Mrs Tooke of Bedford Street, Peterborough. Buried in Gommecourt British Cemetery No.2, Grave IV.D.27.

TOPHAM, PERCY TOYNTON, 40 Westwood Street, 24316, Private, 11th (Cambs) Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 28.4.17 at Roeux. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Panel 4.

TORY, JOHN THOMAS, Peterborough, 29745, Private, 8th Warwickshire Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 24.9.17 near Arras. No known next of kin. Buried in Brown's Copse Cemetery, Grave IV.B.53.

TOWNSEND, HARRY, 'The Bungalow', Woodston, 14801, 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 the Loos Memorial, Panels 91/93.

Townsend H      Harry Townsend

TRELIVING, TOM, 16 Hubbard's Passage, 8030, Private, 1st Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 27, on the 7.11.14 at Ypres, Belgium. The son of Frederick and Emma Treliving of 16 Hubbard’s Passage, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial, Panels 10/11.

 Treliving T      Tom Treliving

TROWELL, STANLEY, 164 GNR Cottages, New England, 290630, Private, 1/1st Huntingdonshire Cyclists Battalion. Died of pneumonia, aged 20, on the 9.5.17 at Skegness. The son of Mr and Mrs Trowell of New England, Peterborough. Buried in Peterborough (Broadway) Cemetery, Grave 7.3.3164.

TUPLING, WALTER, 48 Westwood Street, 89536, Private, 20th Middlesex Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 6.2.18 near Bapaume, France. The son of Mr F. Tupling of 48 Westwood St, Peterborough. Buried at Mory Abbey Military Cemetery, Grave III.J.5.

TURNER, HERBERT ARTHUR, 180 Dogsthorpe Road, 82462, Gunner, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died of sickness, age unknown, on the 16.8.19 in the Peterborough Infirmary, a result of war service. No other details known.

TURNER, HERBERT FREDERICK, 124 Cromwell Road, 51069, Private, 16th Manchester Regiment. Killed in action, aged 34, on the 31.7.17 in the Ypres Salient. The son of Albert and Fanny Turner of 138 Glenarm Rd, Clapton, London and the husband of Lizzie Turner of 64 Penshurst Rd, South Hackney. London. No known grave he is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial, Panels 53/5.

TURNER, HERBERT HARRY, 5 St. Margarets Place, Old Fletton, 43077, Private, 1st Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 38, on the 4.9.16 at Falfemont Farm, Somme, France. The husband of Mrs Turner of 5 St. Margaret’s Place, Fletton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Panel 2c.

TYLER, REGINALD THOMAS, 69 Percival Street, 14542, Private, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Wounded on the 27.9.15 and died of those wounds, aged 20, on the 30.9.15. The son of Mrs R. A. Sharp of 69 Percival St, Peterborough. Buried in Cabaret Rouge British Cemetery, Grave V III.J.10.

Tyler R T      Reginald Thomas Tyler

UNDERWOOD, SAMUEL, 36 Water End, Woodston, 7739, Private, 1st Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 35, on the 17.6.17 in France. No known next of kin. Buried in Orchard Dump Cemetery, Grave I.C.3.

UNGER, GEORGE, 'Wagon and Horses', Narrow Street, 50406, Bombardier, 98th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 17.1.16 in Salonica. No known next of kin. Buried in Mikra British Cemetery, Greece, Grave 1376.

Unger G      George Unger

UNWIN, HERBERT, 57 Queens Walk, 193800, Corporal, Royal Army Service Corps (Motor Transport). Died of pneumonia, aged 33, on the 18.12.18 at No.18 Casualty clearing Station. The husband of M. M. Unwin of Queen's Walk, London Rd, Peterborough. Buried in Doullens Communal Cemetery Extension No.2, Grave I.E.15.  

UPEX, PERCY B, 13 Princes Road, Old Fletton, 21667, Private, 5th Canadian Expeditionary Force. Killed in action, aged 31, on the 26.9.16 near Courcelette on the Somme. The son of J. W. and E. Upex of 13 Princes Rd, Old Fletton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Vimy Memorial.  

VARDER, ROBERT WILLIAM, 'Ivydale', 8 Lincoln Road, Walton, 13188, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Died from wounds and starvation, aged 22, on the 19.1.19 at Fulham Military Hospital, after being repatriated from Germany as a prisoner of war on the 1.1.17 after having been cruelly treated by the enemy. The son of Samuel and Jane Varder of 8 Lincoln Rd, Walton, Peterborough. Buried in Peterborough (Paston) Churchyard.

VARDER, SAMUEL LORIMER, 'Ivydale', 8 Lincoln Road, Walton, 7135, Sergeant, 1st Kings Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 26.4.15 at the landing on 'T' Beach, Gallipoli. The son of Samuel and Jane Varder of 8 Lincoln Rd, Walton, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Helles Memorial, Panels 84/92.  

VERGETTE, SAMUEL, Priestgate, Lieutenant, 1st Lincolnshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 19, on the 4.10.17 at Polygon Wood, Belgium. The son of Charles and Mary Vergette of Priestgate, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Tyne Cot Memorial, Panels 35/37.

Vergette S      Samuel Vergette

VINCENT, CHARLES HENRY, 2 Orton Avenue, Woodston, 2406, Private, 2nd Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 22, on the 17.5.15. The son of William and Annie Vincent of 2 Orton Avenue, Woodston, Peterborough. Buried in Bethune Town Cemetery, Grave IV.C.5.  1914 Star.  

VINCENT, WILLIAM JOSEPH, 59 Huntley Grove, 40005, Private, 11th Essex Regiment. Killed in action, age unknown, on the 21.3.18 near Arras. No known next of kin. No known grave he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Panel 7.  

VINE, FRED, 58 North Street, Stanground, 16944, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Wounded at Boom Ravine on the 17.2.17. Died of those wounds, aged 32, on the 25.2.17 at No.9 General Hospital, Rouen. The son of Mrs Fanny Vine of 58 North St, Stanground, Peterborough. Buried in St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Grave O.VI.L.1.

VINES, ALBERT, 106 Lincoln Road, Walton, 26484, Private, 8th Somerset Light Infantry. Killed in action, aged 35, on the 11.4.17 near Arras. The son of Mr George and Elizabeth Vines of Walton, Peterborough and the husband of Sarah Vines of 8 Lusty, Bruton, Somerset. No known grave he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial, Panel 4.

VINES, ARTHUR, 106 Lincoln Road, Walton, 9099, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds, aged 24, on the 9.1.15 in hospital at La Bassee. The son of George and Elizabeth Vines of 106 Lincoln Rd, Walton, Peterborough. Buried in the Royal Irish Rifles Cemetery, Laventie, Grave III.H.6. 1914 Star.

VINES, JACK, 2 Frank's Cottages, Dogsthorpe, 9140, Private, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action, aged 25, on the 14.3.15. The son of William Vines of 2 Franks' Cottages, Dogsthorpe, Peterborough. No known grave he is commemorated on the Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.  

Vines J      Jack Vines

VINES, LEONARD, 34 St. Marys Street, 18415, Private, 6th Northamptonshire Regiment. Died of wounds, age unknown, on the 18.8.19 at Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge. Buried in Peterborough (Broadway) Cemetery, Grave 6.3.3393.

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