Bilston,Priestfield.

The Memorial is located on the corner of Ward Street and George Street, Ettingshall.

Bilston,Priestfield Memorial


ROLL OF HONOUR

FIRST WORLD WAR
Inscribed on the memorial are the words:
"In memory of those who sacrificed their lives in the great war 1914-1918"

 

 
   
ARNOLD, Clarence Private 15342 15th (The King's) Hussars
Died of Wounds 01/08/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference:II. E. 62.
Cemetery:HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L'ABBE

BAKER, EDWARD Private 52076 4th Bn.North Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 28/09/1918 Age:18
Son of Edward and Emily Baker, of 53, Parkfield Rd., Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 124 to 125 and 162 to 162A
Cemetery:TYNE COT MEMORIAL

BANNER, ALBERT Private 31105 2nd Bn.York and Lancaster Regiment
Killed in Action 15/09/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference:Pier and Face 14 A and 14 B
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

BEDDOWS, JOHN THOMAS Private 59617
8th Bn West Yorkshire Regt.(Prince of Wales's Own)
Killed in Action 26/05/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference:XX. C. 5.
Cemetery:BIENVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY

BEEBEE,Thomas Frank Private 41936
5th Bn Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Died 16/10/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference:A. 2400.1.
Cemetery:BILSTON CEMETERY

BENNETT, GEORGE VERNON Private
10911 6th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment
Killed in Action 17/07/1916
Son of John and Sarah Bennett, of Parkfield Rd., Wolverhampton. Enlisted, Aug., 1914.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Pier and Face 2C and 3A
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

BRYAN, FREDERICK Private 15574
8th Bn.South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 11/02/1916 Age:22
Son of Mark Bryan; husband of Ethel Seabridge (formerly Bryan), of 12, New St., Ettingshall, Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 35 and 37
Cemetery:YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
 
BURGESS, Cyril Robert Private 53382
15th Bn West Yorkshire Regt(Prince of Wales's Own)
Died of Wounds 14/08/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: V. D. 51.
Cemetery: LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY

CALDICOTT, John Henry Lance Corporal 15963
17th Bn The King's (Liverpool Regiment)
Died at Home 30/10/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: A. 13. 3.
Cemetery: ELLESMERE PORT (CHRIST CHURCH) CHURCHYARD

CALDICOTT, WILLIAM Private 15962
17th BnThe King's (Liverpool Regiment)
Killed in Action 10/07/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference:Pier and Face 1D 8B and 8C
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEM

CARTWRIGHT, William Lance Corporal 20778
12th Bn Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regt.)
Died 03/10/1916 Age: 31
Son of William and Elizabeth Cartwright, of 44, Wolverhampton Road, Priestfield, Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Plot 2.Row E.Grave 43.
Cemetery:CORBIE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

CHARLES,JOSEPH ERNEST Rifleman 38884
1st/8th Bn Hampshire Regiment
Killed in Action(Palestine)15/07/1917 Age: 29
Son of John and Margaret Charles, of 11, Mathew St.,Ettingshall,Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panels 28 and 29
Cemetery:JERUSALEM MEMORIAL

COLLINS,ALFRED HENRY Private 15549
8th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 18/02/1916 Age: 23
Son of Alfred and Rachel Collins, of Ettingshall, Wolverhampton,Staffs Grave/Memorial Reference: IV. D. 17A.
Cemetery: LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY

COLLINS,JOSEPH WILLIAM WALTER Private 10521
"A" Coy. 2nd Bn Border Regiment
Killed in Action 18/12/1914 Age:22
Son of Walter and Emily Collins, of Victoria Rd., Fallings Park, Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 6
Cemetery: PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

COOPER, JOHN Private 3609
1st/6th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 03/07/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference: I.D.5.
Cemetery: FAVREUIL BRITISH CEMETERY

DAVIES, ARTHUR Private 4946
6th Dragoons (Inniskilling)
Killed in Action 30/10/1914
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 5
Cemetery: YPRES(MENIN GATE)MEMORIAL

DAVIES,WILLIAM EDWARD Private 285259
8th Bn Seaforth Highlanders
Killed in Action 28/07/1918 Age:34
Son of John Joseph Davies, of 16,Wolverhampton Rd., Bilston, Staffs.
Grave/Memorial Reference:II.C.6.
Cemetery:BUZANCY MILITARY CEMETERY

DAVIES, HERBERT Serjeant 9321
4th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 23/04/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference: IV. B. 31.
Cemetery: FAUBOURG D'AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRAS

EDWARDS,JOHN Private 30364
2nd Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 28/04/1917 Age:20
Son of Mrs. Caroline Edwards,of 12/14 Queen St.,Bilston, Staffs.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Bay 6
Cemetery:ARRAS MEMORIAL

EVANS,SAMUEL Lance Corporal 9196
4th Bn King's Royal Rifle Corps
Died of Wounds 02/03/1915
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 51 and 53
Cemetery: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIA

FARLEY,EDWIN Private 5672
4th Bn Worcestershire Regiment
Killed in Action (Gallipoli) 28/04/1915 Age: 36
Son of the late John and Margaret Farley.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 104 to 113
Cemetery: HELLES MEMORIAL

FORRESTER,SAMUEL Private 89935
15th Bn Regiment: Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.)
Killed in Action 22/03/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 52 to 54
Cemetery:POZIERES MEMORIAL

FROST,HERBERT Private 235395
2nd Bn Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Killed in Action 03/10/1918 Age: 20
Son of Henry and Kate Frost, of 5, Ash House, Parkfield Rd., Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference: VI.A.9.
Cemetery: SUCRERIE CEMETERY,ABLAIN-ST.NAZAIRE

GORDON,DENIS ANTHONY Private 46422
Royal Army Medical Corps
attd to Director of Medical Services,Lines of Communication.
Died 02/10/1917 Age: 22
Son of Stephen and Jane Gordon, of 30, Stowheath Lane, Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference: III.C.19.
Cemetery:ABBEVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

GUY,WILLIAM THOMAS Private 24475
15th Bn Regiment: Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.)
Killed in Action 17/07/1916 Age: 27
Son of Mr. and Mrs. William Guy, of Council Houses, Green Lanes, Bilston, Staffordshire; husband of Jane Guy, of Smith's Buildings Back of the Gate Inn, Priestfield, Staffordshire.
Grave/Memorial Reference: 5.E.12.
Cemetery:LONDON CEMETERY AND EXTENSION, LONGUEVAL

HALE, ANDREW Gunner 2503
241st (South Midland)Bde Royal Field Artillery
Died of Wounds 28/06/1916
Husband of B. Hale, of 13, Bilston Rd., Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. B. 10.
Cemetery: COUIN BRITISH CEMETERY

HALL,THOMAS Private 20052
20th (Tyneside Scottish)Bn Northumberland Fusiliers
Killed in Action 09/04/1917
Son of Mrs.Phoebe Holmes,of 84,Ward St.Priestfield,Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference: III. A. 14.
Cemetery:ROCLINCOURT MILITARY CEMETERY

HALL,WILLIAM JOHN Rifleman 8261
7th Bn Royal Irish Rifles
Killed in Action 16/08/1917 Age:26
Son of Mrs. Phoebe Holmes (formerly Hall),of 84, Ward St.,Priestfield,Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 138 to 140 and 162 to 162A and 163A
Cemetery:TYNE COT MEMORIAL

HAMPTON,ARTHUR ERNEST Private 44822
10th Bn Essex Regiment
Killed in Action 27/08/1918 Age: 18
Son of Mrs. Charlotte Hampton, of 119, Parkfield Rd.,Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference:II.B.20.
Cemetery:BECOURT MILITARY CEMETERY,BECORDEL-BECOURT

HANSTOCK,THOMAS Private 2818
1st/6th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 13/10/1915
Grave/Memorial818 Reference:Panel 73 to 76
Cemetery:LOOS MEMORIAL

HASLETT,STANLEY Private 8422
1st Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 07/11/1914
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 35 and 37
Cemetery:YPRES(MENIN GATE)MEMORIAL

HAZELDINE Albert Daniel 17105 PTE
12th Btn Northumberland Fusiliers
Killed in Action 13/07/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference:Pier and Face 10B 11B and 12B
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

HICKMAN Charles 10618 PTE
2nd Btn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 13/11/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference:Pier and Face 7B
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

HOMFRAY Walter 302594 PTE
13th Btn Durham Light Infantry
Killed in Action 05/10/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference:G.13.
Cemetery:BEAUREVOIR BRITISH CEMETERY

HOWELL Alfred 16850 PTE 8th Btn Northumberrland Fusiliers

HOWELL Geofrey Linden 517253 Private
C' Coy 1/14th Btn London Regt (London Scottish)
Killed in Action 23/08/1918 Age:19
Son of Henry and Helen Howell, of 14, John St., Ettingshall, Wolverhampton.
Casualty Type:Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference:II.C.7.
Cemetery: HENIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

HUGHES WILLIAM Private 49701
23rd Bn Lancashire Fusiliers
Died: 19/11/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference:I. A. 36.
Cemetery:ST.ANDRE COMMUNAL CEMETERY

INSKIP,DANIEL Lance Corporal 6160
2nd Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 10/03/1915 Age:37
Native of Bilston. Husband of Maud Inskip of 2, Union St Millfield Rd Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference:IV.A.54.
Cemetery:BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY

JARVIS Alfred Lance Corporal M2/229320
593rd M.T. Coy Army Service Corps attd VIII Corps Heavy Artillery.
Killed in Action 12/04/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference:III.E.19.
Cemetery:YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY

JONES James Alfred Private 300547
2nd Royal Canadian Dragoons
James was born 22nd Oct 1880 in Bilston but emigrated to Canada. He was 5'7" with brown hair grey eyes and a fair complexion. He joined the Canadian Ex Force 31st Aug 1915 at this time James was a widower and was employed as a shipper, his next of kin was recorded as Alfred Jones of 19 Wolverhampton Rd Bilston.
Died:31/03/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference:Allied Sect.1141.
Cemetery:GUISE (LADESOLATION) FRENCH NATIONAL CEMETERY, FLAVIGNY-LE-PETIT
 
JONES James Alfred Private 300547
2nd Royal Canadian Dragoons
James was born 22nd Oct 1880 in Bilston but emigrated to Canada.He was 5'7" with brown hair grey eyes and a fair complexion.He joined the Canadian Ex Force 31st Aug 1915 at this time James was a widower and was employed as a shipper,his next of kin was recorded as Alfred Jones of 19 Wolverhampton Rd Bilston.
Died:31/03/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference:Allied Sect.1141.
Cemetery:GUISE(LA DESOLATION)FRENCH NATIONAL CEMETERY,FLAVIGNY-LE-PETIT

JONES,WALTER Private 240993
1st/6th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 01/07/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference Pier and Face 7 B
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

LEE,ALBERT Gunner 231411
21st Bty. 2nd Bde Royal Field Artillery
Died 21/03/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference:Bay 1
Cemetery:ARRAS MEMORIAL

MARSHALL,HERBERT WALTER Staff Serjeant (Armourer) 2210
Royal Army Ordnance Corps
Attached 1st Bn Coldstream Guards
Killed in Action 21/08/1918 Age:42
Son of William and Rosilda Marshall,of 44, Station RdHandsworth Birmingham; husband of Phoebe Marshall of 52 George St Ettingshall, Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference: III.A.27.
Cemetery:BAC-DU-SUD BRITISH CEMETERY, BAILLEULVAL

MILLWARD,THOMAS Private 3845
1st/6th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 13/10/1915
Husband of Ellen Millward of 7,Frost St Ettingshall
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 73 to 76
Cemetery:LOOS MEMORIAL

NIBLETT,ALFRED Gunner 167635
301st Siege Bty Royal Garrison Artillery
Killed in Action 21/03/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference:Bay 1
Cemetery:ARRAS MEMORIAL

NORTON JOHN JAMES Private 2672
6th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 21/04/1915
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. F. 7.
Cemetery:ST.QUENTIN CABARET MILITARY CEMETERY

PINNEGAR, JOHN ARTHUR Military Cross Captain
16th Bn Rifle Brigade
Killed in Action 23/03/1918 Age:28
Son of Alice C. Pinnegar,of "Avondale", Ettingshall,Wolverhampton,and the late J. H. Pinnegar.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 81 to 84
Cemetery:POZIERES MEMORIAL
He was awarded the Military Cross 16th October 1917,the citation reads-"For conspicuous gallentry and devotion to duty when in command of a company in attack. On being checked by an enemy machine gun,he rushed forward with his orderly,captured the gun and killed the entire garrison of the strong point. For five days he kept his men efficient and cheerful under most difficult conditions and his personal pluck and courage inspired the whole company."
 
PITCHFORD,JOSEPH Private 8882
1st Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 16/05/1915 Age: 20
Son of Joseph and Annie Pitchford of 20 Hinck St Ettingshall Rd Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 21 and 22
Cemetery:LE TOURET MEMORIAL

POUND,ALBERT Private 48233
1st/4th Bn Northamptonshire Regiment
Died 11/12/1918 Age:23
Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Pound, of 17, Hall Park St., Bilston, Staffs.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Q.176.
Cemetery:CAIRO WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY

POWELL,HORACE WALTER Private 241481
2nd/6th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 11/04/1917 Age: 21
Son of Christianna Powell, of 30, John St., Ettingshall Wolverhampton and the late Thomas Powell.Born at Bilston, Staffs.
Grave/Memorial Reference:II. F. 8.
Cemetery:JEANCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

PRICE, ISAIAH Private 97336
25th Bn The King's (Liverpool Regiment)
Died 14/05/1919 Age: 19
Son of Albert J.Price of 13 Ward St Priestfield, Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference:A.2791.3.
Cemetery:BILSTON CEMETERY

PRICE,WILLIAM EDWARD Able Seaman SS/7118
H.M.S. "Narbrough." Royal Navy
Died 12/01/1918 Age:20
Son of Edwin Shaw Price and Emma Price of 8 Sparrows Buildings Millfields Rd Bilston, Staffs.
Grave/Memorial Reference: 29.
Cemetery:PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
HMS Narbrough was wrecked outside Scapa Flow during a violent gale and snowstorm,she ran ashore on South Ronaldsay Orkney there was 93 casualties,no survivors.

PUGH, BERTIE Private 13660
102nd Coy Machine Gun Corps (Inf)
Killed in Action 01/07/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference:Pier and Face 5C and 12 C
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

PUMPHREY John T. Private 18507 5th Bn Northumberland Fusiliers
 

ROBERTS,JOHN CHARLES Private 12820
8th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 10/07/1916 Age: 26
Son of John and Mary Roberts of 48 Hall Park St Bilston Staffs.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Pier and Face 7B
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

 

ROGERS George Private 187181

Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)

Died 11/11/19 age 22

Son of Arthur and the late Sarah Jane Rogers.

Bilston Cemetery. Grave reference A. 804. 1.

 

ROGERS,WILLIAM EDWARD Acting Bombardier 77418
"D" Bty. 242nd Bde Royal Field Artillery
Killed in Action 20/09/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 4 to 6 and 162
Cemetery:TYNE COT MEMORIAL

SEAGER J Driver 62118
"T" Bty 14th Bde Royal Horse Artillery
Died 27/11/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: S.III.K.11.
Cemetery:ST.SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN

SEAGER,ROBERT THOMAS Private 3250
1st/6th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 13/10/1915
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 73 to 76
Cemetery:LOOS MEMORIAL

SHEPHERD GEORGE Private 28377
18th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.)
Transfered to(160784)681st Agricultural Coy Labour Corps
Died (Home) 26/10/1918 Age:21
Son of George Shepherd of 10, Pinfold St., Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: III. Middle.
Cemetery:SEDGLEY (ALL SAINTS) CHURCHYARD WEST EXTENSION

SHINTON, ALBERT Private 56129
17th Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Killed in Action 13/08/1918 Age:23
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Elizabeth Shinton, of 73, Parkfield Rd Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference: IV. A. 3.
Cemetery:BOUZINCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

Smith Arthur Private 8393
2nd Bn Worcestershire Regiment
Died of Wounds 20/9/14 Aged:29
Husband of Mary Ann Smith of 28 Ward St Priestfield Wolverhamtpon.
Memorial La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial,Seine-et-Marne France.

SMITH CORNELIUS Private 241762
1st/6th BnSouth Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 29/09/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: II.L.1.
Cemetery:BELLICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY

SPRUCE, FREDERICK JOHN Corporal 203600
6th Bn King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
Attached to 3rd Bn London Regt(Royal Fusiliers)
Killed in Action 25/04/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 59 and 60
Cemetery:POZIERES MEMORIAL

STEWART, PETER DEUCHARS Serjeant 350117
9th Bn Royal Scots
Killed in Action 20/09/1917 Age:21
Son of Peter and Catherine Stewart of Bradley Villas Millfield Rd Ettingshall Wolverhampton. Native of Edinburgh.
Grave/Memorial Reference: IV. B. 29.
Cemetery:CEMENT HOUSE CEMETERY

SWATMAN, JAMES Private 48793
13th Bn The King's (Liverpool Regiment)
Killed in Action 03/05/1917 Age:30
Son of James and Mary Ann Swatman of Pump St Ettingshall husband of Emma L. Swatman of 33 John St Ettingshall Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Bay 3
Cemetery:ARRAS MEMORIAL

TAYLOR, ALFRED Private 10306
8th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 15/02/1916 Age:22
Son of Enoch and Annie Taylor of 2 Court 5 House Temple St Bilston Staffs.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 35 and 37
Cemetery:YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

THOMPSON BENJAMIN Lance Corporal 11761
2nd Bn Yorkshire Regiment
Killed in Action 18/10/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference: VII.H.7.
Cemetery:A.I.F.BURIAL GROUND, FLERS

THORNTON SYDNEY GEORGE Private 57101
1st/8th Bn Lancashire Fusiliers
Died of Wounds 21/10/1918
Son of Mr. G. Thornton, of 88 Granville St Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference:I.A.13.
Cemetery:AWOINGT BRITISH CEMETERY

TOMPKINSON,FRANK Private 38628
1st Bn Lancashire Fusiliers
Killed in Action 18/08/1917 Age:27
Son of Henry and Emily Tompkinson of 15 John St Ettingshall Wolverhampton husband of Alice Gertrude Reynolds (formerly Tompkinson of 20 Bissell St. Walbrook Coseley Bilston Staffs.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 54 to 60 and 163A
Cemetery:TYNE COT MEMORIAL

WALKER, WILFRED Rifleman 45776
London Regt (London Irish Rifles)Royal Irish Rifles
Formerly (T/36578) R.A.S.C.
Killed in Action 21/03/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: Bay 9
Cemetery:ARRAS MEMORIAL

WESTWOOD,WILLIAM Gunner 77411
135th Bty. 32nd Bde.Royal Field Artillery
Killed in Action 24/10/1917 Age: 21
Son of Ephraim and Ada Westwood of 4 Mars St. Priestfield Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference:I.F.17.
Cemetery:CEMENT HOUSE CEMETERY

WHITTINGHAM,BENJAMIN Private 8685
1st Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 07/11/1914
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 35 and 37
Cemetery:YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

WILLIAMS, DAVID Private 260134
9th Bn Royal Sussex Regiment
Died of Wounds 08/08/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference:XVII.D.14.
Cemetery:LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY

WILSON,FRANK Private 37127
1st/6th Bn Gloucestershire Regiment
Killed in Action 09/10/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 72 to 75
Cemetery:TYNE COT MEMORIAL

WORTON, JOHN Private 242464
1st/5th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 12/05/1918 Age: 20
Son of Caroline Worton of George St. Priestfield Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference: LXV. B. 2.
Cemetery:ETAPLES MILITARY CE

 


SECOND WORLD WAR
Inscribed on the memorial the words:
"World war II To 31 Dec 1957"
 
BLOWER, WILLIAM Able Seaman P/J 30874 H.M.S. Dunedin Royal Navy
Died 24/11/1941 Age: 44
Son of William and Ellen Blower; husband of Lily Belle Blower, of Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 47, Column 2.
Cemetery: PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL

BROOKER, FREDERICK CHARLES Bombardier 4912351
6 H.A.A. Regt.Royal Artillery
Died 29/07/1946 Age: 35
Son of Frederick John and Bertha Brooker, of Bilston; husband of Maud Brooker, of Ettingshall, Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. E.B. Old Portion. Grave 2093. 1.
Cemetery: BILSTON CEMETERY

JONES, CHARLES Private 5257777 1stBn.Worcestershire Regiment
Died 09/08/1944 Age: 34
Husband of Gladys Jones, of Dudley, Worcestershire.
Grave/Memorial Reference: VIII. F. 8.
Cemetery: ST. MANVIEU WAR CEMETERY, CHEUX

LARGE, GILBERT Private 14794892 2nd Bn.
Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow
30/04/1945 Age: 22
Grave/Memorial Reference: 4A. O. 5.
Cemetery: HAMBURG CEMETERY

LIPPITT, ERNEST CHRISTOPHER Gunner 14341597 83 Field Regt Royal Artillery
Died 13/10/1944 Age: 32
Son of Ernest and Annie Lippitt; husband of Kathleen Nora Lippitt, of Oxley, Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference: 1. G. 10.
Cemetery: UDEN WAR CEMETERY

MARKHAM, ERIC THOMAS
657257 Leading Aircraftman Royal Air Force
Died 22/01/1942 Age: 23
Service No: 657257
Son of Alfred John and Annie Elizabeth Markham, of Stow-Heath, Wolverhampton, England.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Lot 10. Block 139D. Sec. C.
Cemetery: MEDICINE HAT (HILLSIDE) CEMETERY
 
RAMSBOTTOM, JAMES Corporal 4916781 1/6th Bn.
South Staffordshire Regiment
Died 16/07/1944 Age: 25
Son of William Edward and Edith Ramsbottom; husband of Nellie Maud Ramsbottom, of Ettingshall, Staffordshire.
Grave/Memorial Reference: V. C. 17.
Cemetery: FONTENAY-LE-PESNEL WAR CEMETERY, TESSEL

ROBINSON, HARRY Driver 2002466292 Army Field Coy.
Royal Engineers Died 16/02/1941 Age: 23
Son of Arthur H. and Martha J. Robinson, of Ettingshall, Staffordshire.
Grave/Memorial Reference: 8. E. 11.
Cemetery: BENGHAZI WAR CEMETERY

SHELLEY,WILLIAM ARTHUR P/JX 333333 Able Seaman H.M.S. President III Royal Navy
Died 21/05/1942 Age: 19
Son of Isaiah and Sarah Shelley, of Ettingshall, Staffordshire.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 64, Column 3.
Cemetery:PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL

SHIRLEY, ERNEST Private 14730686 129 Coy.Pioneer Corps
Died 08/06/1944 Age: 27
Son of Elizabeth Shirley, of Ettingshall, Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 11, Column 1.
Cemetery:BAYEUX MEMORIAL

TAYLOR, JOHN DOUGLAS
Fusilier 6463291 2nd Bn.
Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regt.)
Died 24/04/1943 Age: 33
Son of Albert and Florence Taylor, of Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference:IV. M. 19.
Cemetery:MASSICAULT WAR CEMETERY

TENNANT, WILLIAM ERNEST Private 3967979 4th Bn.Welch Regiment
Died 26/10/1944 Age: 26
Grave/Memorial Reference:17. B. 8.
Cemetery:BERGEN-OP-ZOOM WAR CEMETERY

WARD W. E. L. PTE Seaforth Highlanders



 

 

 


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