Bradley Memorial Bilston

Bradley Memorial Bilston

A Celtic style cross,this memorial is set on a hill in the recreation ground Bradley. The memorial commemorates the fallen of both world wars.

ROLLS OF HONOUR.

First World War

 

BAKER JOHN ROLAND Private 235123
13th Bn The King's (Liverpool Regiment)
Killed in Action 27th September 1917 Age: 31
Son of Mrs. Mary Ann Baker of 8 Bank St. Bradley Bilston Staffs.

His brother William Edward Norman also fell.
TYNE COT MEMORIAL - ZonnebekeWest-Vlaanderen Panel 31 to 34 and 162 and 162A and 163A

BAKER Norman Private 60708. 15th Bn. West Yorkshire Regt. (Prince of Wales's Own)
Killed in Action 20th October 1918. Age 19. Son of Mary Ann Baker, of 8 Bank StBradley Bilston, Staffs.
In the South West part
NECHIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY -Estaimpuis Hainaut

BENNETT GEORGE HENRY Rifleman 43511
King's Royal Rifle Corps
Posted to London Regt (Queen's Westminster Rifles)
Killed in Action 27/09/1918 Age:20
Son of George and Sarah Bennett of 20 Bank St. Bradley Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: A. 16.
Cemetery: SAUCHY-CAUCHY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

Brown W.*

Brown D.*

BATES WILLIAM Private 5918
6th Bn East Lancashire Regiment
Born Whennington,Huntingdon
Died at Sea 19/07/1915
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 113 to 117.
Cemetery:HELLES MEMORIAL

BANKS THOMAS Private 13820
8th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 10/07/1916 Age:21
Son of Mrs. E. Banks of 59 Cross St. Bradley, Bilston, Staffs.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Pier and Face 7 B
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

BRATT,JOHN Private 30141
1st Bn.Sherwood Foresters(Notts and Derby Regiment)
Died 15/04/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 52 to 54.
Memorial: POZIERES MEMORIAL

CARTWRIGHT, ALFRED HENRY Private 25223
"A" Coy. 1st/5th Bn.South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 09/06/1917
Son of Mrs. Emma Cartwright, of 57, Bank St., Bradley.
Grave/Memorial Reference: II. A. 6.
Cemetery: NOEUX-LES-MINES COMMUNAL CEMETERY

CARTWRIGHT, BENJAMIN Private 8495
1st Bn. South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 26/10/1914 Age:29
Son of Mary Freeman (formerly Cartwright), of 6, Back 36, Salop St., Bradley,and the late Joseph Cartwright.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 35 and 37.
Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

CARWAY W. H. Private 27789
2nd Bn. Norfolk Regiment
Died 08/02/1919
Husband of Ida May Carway,of 22,King St., Bradley.
Grave/Memorial Reference: 1262.
Cemetery: MIKRA BRITISH CEMETERY, KALAMARIA

CLARKE W.

CLARKE WILLIAM ABRAHAM Gunner 53018
66th Siege Bty Royal Garrison Artillery
Killed in Action 04/10/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference: II. B. 17.
Cemetery:WHITE HOUSE CEMETERY

CADDICK THOMAS Private 21647
Worcestershire Regiment Depot
Died at Home 31/08/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: A. 799. 2.
Cemetery:BILSTON CEMETERY

COX,GEORGE Private 25391
10th Bn. East Yorkshire Regiment
Killed in Action 07/09/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 4.
Memorial:PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

COLBOURNE W. 7th Canadians.

CHALLENGER JOHN Private 50208
9th Bn Essex Regiment
Formerly 17482 Lincoln Regiment
Killed in Action 13/10/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: XVII. F. 9.
Cemetery:LOOS BRITISH CEMETERY

CARTWRIGHT JOSEPH HENRY Lance Corporal 240330
1st/5th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 29/04/1918 Age:22
Son of Harry and Martha Cartwright of 49 Salop St. Bradley Bilston Staffs.
Grave/Memorial Reference: III. B. 23.
Cemetery:BEUVRY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

DARBY,LEVI JOSEPH Serjeant 240839
2nd/6th Bn. South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 21/03/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: Bay 6.
Memorial:ARRAS MEMORIAL

DAVIES,ARTHUR Private 9944
2nd Bn. Cheshire Regiment
Killed in Action 03/10/1915
Born in Bilston.Son of Jack and Jane Davies, of 33, Ashfield Rd., Ellesmere Port, Birkenhead.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 49 and 50.
Memorial: LOOS MEMORIAL

DAVIES, JOSEPH JAMES Private 200630
1st/5th Bn. South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 14/03/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 7 B.
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

DARBY JAMES WILLIAM Private 2881
1st/8th Bn Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Killed in Action 01/07/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 9 A 9 B and 10 B
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

DIBBLE JOHN FREDERICK Private 1823
1st/5th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 09/08/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference: Bay 6
Cemetery:ARRAS MEMORIAL

IRELAND DOWNES Private 204651
1st/4th Bn. Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)
Killed in Action 25/11/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference: VII. E. 1.
Cemetery: DOCHY FARM NEW BRITISH CEMETERY

DICKEN LEONARD Private 7/15649
7th Bn South Wales Borderers
Died 14/12/1918 Age:27
Son of John and Mary Ann Dicken of 11 Littleton Row Daisy Bank Bilston Staffs.
Grave/Memorial Reference: 977.
Cemetery: MIKRA BRITISH CEMETERY, KALAMARIA

DEAN HARRY Private 36336
3rd Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Died at Home 07/05/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference: A. 238. 7.
Cemetery: BILSTON CEMETERY

EDGE DAVID Corporal 11515
7th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action: 08/08/1915 Age:33
Son of Ryland Edge; husband of Ellen May Edge of 5 Daisy St. Daisy Bank Bilston Staffs. Served in the South African War.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 134 to 136
Cemetery:HELLES MEMORIAL

ELLIS JOSEPH Gunner 64872
41st Div. Ammunition Col. Royal Field Artillery
Killed in Action 21/03/1917 Age:23
Son of Joseph and Mercy Ellis of Moxley; husband of Winifred A. Ellis, of 3 Johnson's Buildings Church St.Moxley Wednesbury.
Grave/Memorial Reference: AA. 13.
Cemetery: DICKEBUSCH NEW MILITARY CEMETERY

ELWELL,DAVID Private 11806
1st Bn. South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 01/07/1916 Age:20
Son of Sarah Elwell, of 11, Cross St., Bradley, and the late Joseph Elwell, who also fell.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 7 B. Memorial:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL


ELWELL,JOSEPH Private 15135
7th Bn. South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 09/08/1915 Age:38
Son of David and Sarah Ann Elwell, of Coseley; husband of Sarah Elwell, of 11, Cross St., Bradley.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 134 to 136.
Memorial: HELLES MEMORIAL


EVANS DAVID EDWIN Rifleman 4816
4th Bn King's Royal Rifle Corps
Died of Wounds 09/05/1915
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 51 and 53
Cemetery:YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

EVANS ERNEST Gunner 33055
88th Bde Royal Field Artillery
Formerly 19822 South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 02/06/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: VII. D. 8.
Cemetery: MARFAUX BRITISH CEMETERY

EVANS JOSEPH Private 241040
1st/5th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 10/06/1917 Age:33
Son of Mary Ann Evans; husband of Catherine Woolley (formerly Evans) of 23 High St. Moxley, Wednesbury.
Grave/Memorial Reference: II. A. 16.
Cemetery: NOEUX-LES-MINES COMMUNAL CEMETERY

FIELDHOUSE, CHARLES Driver 31862
76th Bde. Royal Field Artillery
Died at Home 10/03/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference: D. I. 70.
Cemetery:COSELEY (CHRIST CHURCH) OLD CHURCHYARD

FREETH ABRAHAM Serjeant 11516
8th Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Died of Wounds 18/04/1916 Mesopotamia
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 15.
Cemetery: BASRA MEMORIAL

GOODREID ARTHUR JUBILEE Private 16820
1st Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 25/09/1915
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 73 to 76.
Cemetery: LOOS MEMORIAL

Green G. South Staffordshire Regiment*

GRINSELL ERNEST JOB Lance Corporal 140749
9th Bn Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Formerly 26117 South Staffordshire Regiment.
Killed in Action 26/03/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: Bay 10.
Cemetery:ARRAS MEMORIAL

GREEN THOMAS Serjeant 493
1st/6th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 03/07/1916 Age:28
Awards: Military Medal
Husband of Florence Randle (formerly Green)of 25, Slater St. Bradley Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. F. 3.
Cemetery: WARLINCOURT HALTE BRITISH CEMETERY, SAULTY

GAUNT HARRY Private 12833
2nd Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 18/05/1915
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 21 and 22.
Cemetery: LE TOURET MEMORIAL

Hawkes W.*

HALE WILLIAM Private 3287
1st/6th Bn. South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 23/11/1915
Grave/Memorial Reference: II. D. 43.
Cemetery: RUE-DES-BERCEAUX MILITARY CEMETERY, RICHEBOURG-L'AVOUE

HAMMONDS HAROLD Private 260027
"C" Coy 2nd/5th BnLeicestershire Regiment
Killed in Action 28th September 1917 Age:19
Son of Rowland and Fanny Elizabeth Hammonds, of 46Field St.Bradley Bilston Staffs.
TYNE COT MEMORIAL-Zonnebeke West-Vlaanderen Panel 50 to 51

HARRIS EDWARD Private 15382
2nd Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 28/04/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference: Bay 6.
Cemetery: ARRAS MEMORIAL

HIGGINSON BENJAMIN Private 15500
8th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Died at Home 21/03/1916 Age:29
Grave/Memorial Reference: EB. 276E. 1.
Cemetery:BILSTON CEMETERY

HIGGINSON CHARLES WILLIAM Private 40726
7th Bn Bedfordshire Regiment
Formerly 36320 South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 12/11/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 48 to 50 and 162A.
Cemetery: TYNE COT MEMORIAL

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HORTON JOHN Private 40584
7th Bn.Suffolk Regiment
Formerly 3630 South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 10/08/1917
Son of Phoebe Marsh, of 53, Brierley Lane, Bradley, Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. H. 23.
Cemetery: MONCHY BRITISH CEMETERY, MONCHY-LE-PREUX

HOWELL THOMAS WILLIAM Private 15744
8th Bn. Lincolnshire Regiment
Killed in Action 28/04/1917 Age:19
Son of William and E. Howell, of 4, Adam St., Bradley.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sp. Mem. C. 23.
Cemetery: CHILI TRENCH CEMETERY, GAVRELLE

JAMES EDWARD Private 15379
1st Bn Lincolnshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 26/06/1916
Alternative Commemoration - buried in Coseley (Darkhouse) Baptist Chapelyard.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Spec. Memorial.
Cemetery: WOLVERHAMPTON BOROUGH CEMETERY

JONES EDWARD Private 30697
2nd Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 11/04/1918 Age:21
Grave/Memorial Reference: V. M. 12.
Cemetery: TOURNAI COMMUNAL CEMETERY ALLIED EXTENSION

LEE JOHN Private 21823
148th Bn Machine Gun Corps
Formerly 3248 South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 03/07/1917 Age:24
Son of William and Mary Lee of 20 Edward St.Bradley Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: IV. B. 17.
Cemetery: PONT-DU-HEM MILITARY CEMETERY, LA GORGUE

LLOYD CHARLES Private 15526
8th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 05/07/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 7 B.
Cemetery: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

MARSHALL WILLIAM Private 39564
2nd/6th Bn. South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 30/04/1918 Age:19
Son of William and Clara Marshall, of 9, Firey Holes, Greatbridge Road Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: X. A. 13.
Cemetery: NINE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY

MARTIN C.A.*

MEESE FREDERICK Gunner 46785
Royal Garrison Artillery
Died 26/11/1918 Age:25
Husband of Polly Meese of 16 Bankes Buildings Bank St. Bradley Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: EB. 1843E. 1.
Cemetery: BILSTON CEMETERY

MASON SIDNEY ROBERT Private 15249
"B" Coy 10th Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Died of Wounds 20th December 1915 Age:23
Son of Eva Elizabeth Mason of 67 Wesley St. Bradley Bilston Staffs YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL-Ieper West-Vlaanderen Panel 22

NEWNES ERNEST Private 45717
"D" Coy. 2nd Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 24/03/1918 Age:19
Son of James and Theresa Newnes of 54 Ash St. Bradley Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Bay 6.
Cemetery: ARRAS MEMORIAL

Onley Henry.*

OWEN JOHN EDWARD Private 12602
"A" Coy. 7th Bn. South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 22/03/1918 Age:44
Son of Owen and Mary Anne Owen; husband of Martha Owen, of Quai Straat, 22, Ostend, Belgium.
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. P. 1.
Cemetery: CHOCQUES MILITARY CEMETERY

PAUL ERNEST CLIFFORD Private 78350
19th Bn Durham Light Infantry
Killed in Action 29/03/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 68 to 72.
Cemetery:POZIERES MEMORIAL

PITT WILLIAM Private 18385
7th Bn. South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 06/10/1917 Age:32
Son of Phoebe Pitt; husband of Edith Peasley (formerly Pitt), of 7, Firely Holes, Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: V. H. 1.
Cemetery: DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY

ROWLEY PETER Private 40453
2nd/4th Bn Leicestershire Regiment
Formerly 37602 South Staffordshire Regiment
Died 28/05/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference: III. C. 10A.
Cemetery:LES BARAQUES MILITARY CEMETERY, SANGATTE

RANDALL E. ALBERT Private 40422
4th Bn Worcestershire Regiment
Formerly 24783 South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Acion 23/04/1917 Age:22
Son of Mrs. Sarah Ann Randle of 6 Edward St. Bradley Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Bay 6.
Cemetery:ARRAS MEMORIAL

RANDALL JAMES EDWARD Private 991
16th Bn Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Killed in Action 22/07/16 Age:23
Son of the late Henry James Randle and of Emma Randle (stepmother) of 5 Belmont St. Great Bridge Rd. Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 9 A 9 B and 10 B.
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

REEVES, JOHN THOMAS Private 177530
87th Bn Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)
Date of Death: 21/10/1916
Cemetery: VIMY MEMORIAL

RHODES,JOB B. Private 27578
1st Bn. Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Formerly 24766South Staffordshire Regiment.
Killed in Action 23/10/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 9 A 9 B and 10 B.
Memorial:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

RICHARDS ALBERT EDWARD Private 6453
2nd Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 29/10/1914
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 35 and 37.
Cemetery: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

RICHARDS JAMES Serjeant 4480
14th (King's) Hussars
Killed in Action 05/03/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 2.
Cemetery: BASRA MEMORIAL

STANLEY ARTHUR Private 6601
2nd Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 18/05/1915
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 21 and 22.
Cemetery: LE TOURET MEMORIAL

STOKES WILLIAM Private 16870
7th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 16/12/1916 Age:23
Son of Thomas and Eliza Stokes of 18 Steadman's Terrace Bradley Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: XI. F. 10.
Cemetery: CONNAUGHT CEMETERY, THIEPVAL

SHORTHOSE ARTHUR REGINALD Lance Corporal 20745
3rd Bn Grenadier Guards
Killed in Action between 14/09/1916 and 17/09/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 8 D.
Cemetery: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

SPITTLE JOHN Private 61308
12th Bn Manchester Regiment
Formerly 19261 South Staffordshire Regiment
Died of Wounds 27/05/1918 Age:23
Husband of Mary Ann Spittle of 15 Vernon St. Daisy Bank Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: II. F. 24.
Cemetery: BAGNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY, GEZAINCOURT

SWINNERTON WILLIAM Private 8655
2/5th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment.
Born Bradley,living in West Bromwich,enlisted in Wednesbury.
Died 02/02/1916 at the County of Middlesex War Hospital at Napsbury,near St.Albans
Grave/Memorial Reference: B. B. 47.
Cemetery: ST. ALBANS CEMETERY

SHERWOOD JOHN HENRY Private 4841
2nd/6th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Died 05/05/1916 (Ireland)
Grave/Memorial Reference: CE. 615.
Cemetery: GRANGEGORMAN MILITARY CEMETERY

TURNER SIMEON Private 3423
1st/6th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 13/10/1915
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 73 to 76.
Cemetery: LOOS MEMORIAL

THOMAS ALBERT Private 21292
9th Bn Lancashire Fusiliers
Formerly 15168 South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action Gallipoli 07/08/1915 Age:39
Husband of Sarah Bennett (formerly Thomas) of 7 Gorden Terrace Moxley Wednesbury.Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 58 to 72 or 218 to 219. Cemetery: HELLES MEMORIAL

TOWNSEND JOHN THOMAS Private 12471
4th Bn South Wales Borderers
Born Bradley
Killed in Action 09/04/1916 Age:28
Son of Mrs S. A. Townsend of 4 Rumford Place Chorlton-on-Medlock Manchester.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 16 and 62.
Cemetery: BASRA MEMORIAL

WALTERS ALFRED Private 202975
1st/5th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 30/08/1917
Brother of Mr. G. Walters of 5 Cross St. Bradley Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: D. 14.
Cemetery: SAILLY-LABOURSE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

WHITEHOUSE JABEZ DAVID Private 15334
2nd Bn Lincolnshire Regiment
Killed in Action 01/07/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference: IX. J. 3.
Cemetery: OVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY

WOODWARD HARRY Private 6064
9th Bn Northumberland Fusiliers
Died of Wounds 05/07/1916 Age:18
Son of George Henry and Louisa Woodward of 19 Lord St. Bradley Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 10 B 11 B and 12 B.
Cemetery: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Wood George Robert.*

WHITEHEAD JOHN THOMAS Private 308070
9th Bn Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)
Killed in Action 12/10/1918 Age:21
Son of Elizabeth Jane Lloyd (formerly Whitehead) and William Lloyd (stepfather) of 68 Salop St. Bradley Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: B. 25.
Cemetery: MAUBEUGE-CENTRE CEMETERY

WYNN FREDERICK Private 19115
10th Bn Lancashire Fusiliers
Killed in Action 12/05/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference: Bay 5.
Cemetery: ARRAS MEMORIAL

Ward I.*

WILLIAMS THOMAS WILLIAM Private 18023
2nd Bn Leicestershire Regiment
Killed in Action 06/04/1916 Age:32
Son of Thomas and Mary Williams; husband of the late Mary Williams (nee Sullivan).
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 12.
Cemetery: BASRA MEMORIAL

WEBB WILLIAM Private 17881
Labour Corps
Formerly 30749 Yorks & Lancs Regiment
Killed in Action 23/04/1918.

WEBB JOHN HENRY Private 57519
2nd/5th Bn Lancashire Fusiliers
Killed in Action 13/07/1918 Age:19
Son of Jane Webbof 4 Leigh St. Bradley Bilston. and the late William Webb.
Grave/Memorial Reference: II. D. 25.
Cemetery: HOUCHIN BRITISH CEMETERY

WOLVERSON EDWIN Corporal 17392
13th Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Died of Wounds 01/08/1917 Age:25
Son of John Wolverson of 8 Cross St. Bradley.
Grave/Memorial Reference: II. D. 1.
Cemetery: DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY

WOLVERSON JOHN HENRY Gunner 136418
"A" Bty. 160th Bde Royal Field Artillery
Died of Wounds 20/10/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 4 to 6 and 162.
Cemetery: TYNE COT MEMORIAL

Whitehouse J. Thomas.*
 
   
   

Second World War.

 
BERRY ERNEST Serjeant 1773133
269 Bty. 77 Lt. A.A. Regt. Royal Artillery
Died 04/09/1944 Age:28
Husband of Lilian Berry of Highfields Coseley Staffordshire.
Grave/Memorial Reference:5.F.12.
Cemetery:CHITTAGONG WAR CEMETERY

COPSON, HERBERT Serjeant S/2216309
Royal Army Service Corps
Died: 02/02/1940 Age:48
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. A. Old portion. Grave 1410.6.
Cemetery:BILSTON CEMETERY

Davies William. *

Hazelhurst Norman C.*

INSTON CHRISTOPHER Corporal 409408
Royal Armoured Corps
7th Queen's Own Hussars
Died:28/04/1942 Age: 20
Son of Edward and Florence Inston of Bradley, Bilston Staffordshire.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Face 1.
Cemetery: RANGOON MEMORIAL

INSTON GEORGE EDGAR Corporal 554055
22nd Dragoons Royal Armoured Corps
Died 14/10/1945 Age:29
Son of Edward and Florence Inston husband of Ethel Alice Inston (nee Asprey) of Bradley, Bilston Staffordshire.
Grave/Memorial Reference: 3. A. 1.
Cemetery:CELLE WAR CEMETERY

Jones William.

Pugh William.

 

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SHORTHOUSE JOHN JOSEPH Private 14703954
4th Bn King's Shropshire Light Infantry
Died 06/09/1944 Age: 19
Grave/Memorial Reference: II. H. 26.
Cemetery: SCHOONSELHOF CEMETERY

SIMPKINS SAMUEL LAURENCE Private 4917664
2nd (Airborne) Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Died 10/07/1943 Age:24
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 8.
Cemetery: CASSINO MEMORIAL

Slater William H.

SWINNERTON SAMUEL Guardsman 2618872
6th Bn Grenadier Guards
Died 17/03/1943 Age: 23
Son of Samuel Swinnerton and Edith Swinnerton, of Bradley Bilston.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Face 11.
Cemetery: MEDJEZ-EL-BAB MEMORIAL




WILTSHIRE JOSEPH WILLIAM Lance Corporal 4916982
1/6th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Killed in Action 16/07/1944 Age:34
Son of Joseph and Phoebe Wiltshire who lived in Lane Street and owned the Wiltshire drapers in Bilston and Great Bridge.Husband of Beatrice May Wiltshire of 6 King Street Bradley Bilston. Joseph was a member of Wolverhampton Wheelers cycling club and was involved in local politics.
Grave/Memorial Reference: V. C. 11.
Cemetery: FONTENAY-LE-PESNEL WAR CEMETERY, TESSEL

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