Wolverhampton Railway Station Memorial.

Wolverhampton Railway Station Memorial.

This memorial is to men who were employed in the Goods Department of the London & North Western Railway.

The memorial is located inside the footbridge which links platform 1 to platform 2.

World War 1 Roll of Honour

 
BAKER LESLIE REDVERS Ordinary Seaman Bristol Z/12036
Depot, Crystal Palace, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve.
Died - 13 October 1918. Aged - 17.
Worked as a clerk
Son of James and Gertrude P Baker of 6 Crowther Street, Park Village, Wolverhampton.
Heath Town (Holy Trinity) Churchyard - Wolverhampton. NG 3.11

BEECH JAMES CLEMENT Pioneer 156639
"N" Special Coy.Royal Engineers
Born Walsall, employed as a goods porter
Died of Wounds 17/04/1917
ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY XIX.B. 8.

BROMLEY CHARLES Corporal 8565
1st Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Walsall,employed as a carter.
Died of Wounds31/10/1914
Panel 35 and 37.
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

H. Cartwright*

CLEWS JOSEPH THOMAS Private 14170
11th Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Born Walsall,employed as a goods porter.
Killed in Action 15/09/1918
Grave Reference:B. 243.
KARASOULI MILITARY CEMETERY

COOPER THOMAS Lance Serjeant 11639
2nd Bn Worcestershire Regiment
Born Willenhall,worked as a Saddler.
Killed in Action 17/04/1918
Grave Reference:II. I. 5.
LE GRAND BEAUMART BRITISH CEMETERY, STEENWERCK

W. Cotterill*

COX FRANK Private 38428
4th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Wolverhampton,employed as a Weighbridgeman.
Died of Wounds 06/05/1918
Grave Reference: Plot IIa, 7.
SCHOONSELHOF CEMETERY

DALLOWAY JOSEPH Serjeant 9202
1st Bn The King's (Liverpool Regiment)
Born Walsall, employed as a Vansetter.
Killed in Action 27/10/1914
Memorial Reference: Panel 4 and 6.
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

DANCER WILLIAM Private 32615
1st/5th Bn King's Own Scottish Borderers
Born West Bromwich, employed as a goods porter. Killed in Action 10/10/1918
Grave Reference: I. G. 13.
ZANTVOORDE BRITISH CEMETERY

DAVENPORT WILLIAM Gunner 154413
233rd Siege Bty Royal Garrison Artillery
Born Wolverhampton, employed as a Vansetter.
Died of Wounds 31/10/1917
Husband of A. M. Davenport, of 5 Westminster Terrace Landon St. Birmingham.
Grave/Memorial ReferenceVIII. I. 93.
Cemetery:BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY

DOWNING REGINALD Private 24945
91st Coy Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Formerly 9884South Staffordshire Regiment.
Born Walsall,employed as a goods porter.
Killed in Action 04/10/1917 Age:26
Husband of Elizabeth Hargreaves (formerly Downing) of 7 Council Houses Huntington Stafford.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 154 to 159 and 163A.
Cemetery:TYNE COT MEMORIAL

EASTELOW JOSEPH Private 29918
1st Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment)
Born Darlaston,employed as a goods porter.
Killed in Action 31/07/1917 Age:30
Husband of Lily Rhodes (formerly Eastelow) of 55 Coventry St. Willenhall Rd. Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 39 and 41.
Cemetery: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

FAIRCLOUGH FREDERICK WILLIAM Sapper 284262
98th Light Railway Train Crew Coy Royal Engineers
Born Wolverhampton,employed as a goods porter
Died at Sea 31/12/1917 Age:27
Son of Fredrick W. Fairclough of 6 Wyrley St. Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference:E. 189.
Cemetery:ALEXANDRIA (CHATBY) MILITARY AND WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY

J. Farroll*

FORRESTER SAMUEL Lance Corporal 2688
1st/6th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Wolverhampton,employed as a goods porter.
Killed in Action 13/10/1915
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 73 to 76.
Cemetery:LOOS MEMORIAL

FOSTER WILLIAM CORBETT Gunner 845
V/46th Heavy Trench Mortar Bty
Royal Field Artillery
Born Wolverhampton,employed as a carter.
Killed in Action 08/01/1917 Age:20
Son of George Henry and Eliza Jane Foster, of Corbett House Bushbury Rd. Fallings Park Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference:I. H. 35.
Cemetery:FONCQUEVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY

G.A. Cobourn*

GREENFIELD FRANK Private SPTS/3725
23rd Bn Royal Fusiliers
Born Pedmore,employed as a clerk.
Killed in Action 17/02/1917 Age:21
Son of Thomas Age R. Greenfield and Elizabeth Phoebe Greenfieldof I Ham Lane Pedmore Stourbridge.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Pier and Face 8 C 9 A and 16 A.
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

GRIFFIN JAMES Lance Corporal 10114
3rd Bn Worcestershire Regiment
Born Dudley,emplyed as a stableman.
Killed in Action 30/10/1914
Grave/Memorial Reference:Sp. Mem. 29.
Cemetery:VAILLY BRITISH CEMETERY

HARRINGTON PERCY Private 82045
53rd Coy Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Formerly 30605 South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Tipton,employed as a clerk.
Killed in Action 20/10/1917 Age:20
Son of Albert Henry and Mary Harrington of 23 Church Lane Tipton.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 154 to 159 and 163A.
Cemetery:TYNE COT MEMORIAL

HAYNES THOMAS Private 11554
1st Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Monmore Wolverhampton,employed as a goods porter.
Killed in Action 25/09/1915
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 73 to 76.
Cemetery:LOOS MEMORIAL

HENDY ARTHUR Private 9992
2nd Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Walsall employed as a goods porter
Killed in Action 29/07/1916 Age:26
Son of William and Sarah Hendyof 27 Raleigh St. Walsall.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Pier and Face 7 B.
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

HICKMAN JOHN HOWARD Private 260013
2nd/4th Bn Leicestershire Regiment.
Formerly 203264 South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Sedgley,employed as a goods porter.
Son of Josiah and Eliza Ann Hickman of 52 Gospel End Sedgley Dudley.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Bay 5.
Cemetery:ARRAS MEMORIAL

S. Hill*

HOPWOOD ERNEST HENRY Private 18753
2nd Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Wolverhampton,employed as a goods porter.
Killed in Action 30/05/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference:III. C. 15.
Cemetery:CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ

HOUGHTON ALFRED HERBERT Private 27639
1st Bn Worcestershire Regiment
Born Redditch,employed as a clerk.
Killed in Action 22/10/1916
Grave/Memorial Reference:Pier and Face 5 A and 6 C.
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

H. Humphries*

HUSKISSON FREDERICK Private 6664
1st Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Born Walsall,employed as a carter.
Killed in Action 10/01/1917
Grave/Memorial Reference:VIII. E. 11.
Cemetery:ANCRE BRITISH CEMETERY, BEAUMONT-HAMEL

INSULL SIDNEY GILBERT Private 260034
11th Bn South Wales Borderers
Born Wolverhampton,employed as weighbridgeman.
Died at Home of Wounds 06/12/1918 Age:23
Son of John and Mary Ann Insullof 38 Vernon St.Wolverhampton.
Grave/Memorial Reference:14032.
Cemetery:WOLVERHAMPTON BOROUGH CEMETERY

JOHNSON ARTHUR JAMES NOURSE Private 41731
4th Bn Bedfordshire Regiment
Formerly 39859 South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Hednesford,employed as a clerk.
Died of Wounds at Home 09/08/1918 Age:21
Son of Sarah Ann Johnson of II Market St. Hednesford and the late James Nourse Johnson.
Grave/Memorial Reference:B. 3. 35.
Cemetery:HEDNESFORD (ST. PETER) CHURCHYARD EXTENSIONS

J. Jones*

JONES STEPHEN Private 70510
58th Coy Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Formerly 2264 South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Brownhills,employed as a loader.
Killed in Action 24/03/1918
Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 90 to 93.
Cemetery:POZIERES MEMORIAL

KEOUGH JOSEPH Lance Corporal 8562
1st Bn King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)
Born Walsall,employed as a goods porter
Killed in Action 01/07/1916 Age:31
Son of the late James and Catherine Keough; husband of Florence Edith Keough of 30 Scarborough Rd. Pleck Walsall Staffs.
Grave/Memorial Reference:Pier and Face 5 D and 12 B.
Cemetery:THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

LAWLESS MARTIN Private G/7027
1st Bn The Buffs (East Kent Regiment)
Born Wolverhampton,employed as a porter goods guard.
Died of Wounds 02/01/1916 Age:25
Son of Martin and Jemima Lawless of Wolverhampton; husband of Leah Stone (formerly Lawless) of 19 Herbert St. Wolverhampton.
Grave Reference: IV. B. 33.
LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY


LLOYD F.T. Able Seaman R/5643
Drake Bn. R.N. Div. Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Employed as goods porter.
Died 25/03/1918
Memorial Reference: Addenda Panel.
ARRAS MEMORIAL

W.J. Lloyd*

LOCKLEY FREDERICK JOHN Corporal 20108
1st Bn Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment)
Formerly 37815,3rd Reserve Cavalry Regiment
Born Wolverhampton, employed as a claims inspector.
Killed in Action 27/09/1918
Grave Reference:VIII. A. 4.
GOUZEAUCOURT NEW BRITISH CEMETERY

LOVER CHARLES Lieutenant
North Staffordshire Regiment
Attached to York and Lancaster Regiment.
Employed as a clerk at Stafford.
Died 01/09/1918
Grave Reference: In West part.
VER PEOVER (ST. LAWRENCE) CHURCHYARD

MARTIN SIDNEY BERT Private 59213
16th Bn Manchester Regiment
Formerly S4/218685 R.A.M.C.
Born Wolverhampton, employed as a clerk.
Killed in Action 21/03/1918 Age:20
Son of William and Agnes Martin of 157 Owen Rd. Wolverhampton.
Memorial Reference: Panel 64 to 67.
POZIERES MEMORIAL

MASON CHARLES EDWARD Private 38175
4th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Wolverhampton, employed as a goods porter.
Died of Wounds 20/05/1918 Age:27
Son of Jeremiah and J. Mason of 17 Wryley St. Wolverhampton.
Grave Reference: D. 3.
GENT CITY CEMETERY

W. Mason*

Molineaux Leonard William Private 7290

"A" Coy 8th Bn Royal Fusiliers. Born in Smethwick son of William and Alice M. Molineaux, of 7 Cutler St., Smethwick.

Killed in Action 8/7/16.

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL France. Pier and Face 8C 9A and 16A.

 

MORGAN WILLIAM ROBERT Private 37048
"D" Coy. 8th Bn Gloucestershire Regiment
Formerly 9922 South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Chasetown, emplyed as a clerk.
Killed in Action 12/11/1916 Age:20
Son of M. A.  Morgan of 2 Rosamond St.Walsall and Robert Morgan.
Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 5 A and 5 B.
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

NABBS WILLIAM JOSEPH Private 8494
2nd Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Claverley, employed as a carter.
Killed in Action 07/02/1915
Grave Reference: IV. A. 34.
GUARDS CEMETERY, WINDY CORNER, CUINCHY

NAYLOR ARTHUR EDWARD Private 49794
2nd/4th Bn Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)
Born in Wolverhampton, employed as a stableman.
Killed in Action 04/11/1918
Grave Reference: I. C. 13.
RUESNES COMMUNAL CEMETERY

NEALE, JOHN JOSEPH HOLLIDAY Private 1573
"E" Coy.1st/6th Bn North Staffordshire Regiment
Born Lichfield, employed as a goods porter.
Killed in Action 13/10/1915 Age:23
Son of John Neale of 6 Holmes Terrace Wade St. Lichfield.
Grave Reference: I. 63.
FOUQUIERES CHURCHYARD EXTENSION

PATRICK JOSEPH Driver 241415
"A" Bty. 84th Bde Royal Field Artillery
Born in Walsall, employed as a stableman.
Died 09/04/1918
Grave Reference:X. B. 13A.
WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY

PERRY HOWARD Private 36076
"D" Coy. 4th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Wednesbury, employed as a goods porter.
Died 19/11/1918 Age:24
Son of Timothy and Ellen Perry of 100 Albert St. Wednesbury.
Grave Reference: XII. G. 21.
COLOGNE SOUTHERN CEMETERY

PHILLIPS HARRY Private 203865
2nd/5th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Worcester, employed as a goods porter.
Died of Wounds 17/12/1917 Age:32
Half-brother of Miss E. Jeff of 33 York Place Worcester.
Grave Reference:VII. B. 16.
ROCQUIGNY-EQUANCOURT ROAD BRITISH CEMETERY, MANANCOURT

PRICE FRANK VICTOR Corporal 201688
2nd/5th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Walsall, employed as a clerk
Killed in Action 02/12/1917 Age:23
Son of Henry and Mary Eliza Price of Station House Hammerwich, Lichfield, Staffs.
Grave Reference: II. C. 34.
CORIVAL WOOD CEMETERY,FLESQUIERES

QUAGLIERI NICOLA Private 32054
8th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Rome, enlisted Wolverhampton, employed as a goods porter.
Killed in Action 16/05/1917
Memorial Reference: Bay 6.
ARRAS MEMORIAL

ROFFEY BERNARD Gunner 810330
"D" Bty. 232nd Bde Royal Field Artillery
Killed in Action 29/09/1918
Born in Wolverhampton, employed as a checker.
Grave Reference: III. I. 12.
ROISEL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
 



RUDGE FREDERICK OSBORN WHALE Private 40772
2nd Bn Bedfordshire Regiment
Formerly 36303 South Staffordshire Regiment.
Born Tipton, employed as a carter.
Killed in Action 22/08/1918 Age:22
Son of Mrs. Harriett Kate Rudge of 111 Kent St., Upper Gornal Dudley.
Grave Reference: II. D. 7.
ALBERT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

SHINTON FRANK STANLEY Private DM2/224141
M.T. Army Service Corps
Born Wolverhampton, employed as a clerk.
Died 05/06/1918 Age:28 East Africa
Son of Arthur and Harriet Shinton of 18 Wanderers Avenue Wolverhampton.
Grave Reference: VIII. D 7.
DAR ES SALAAM (UPANGA ROAD) CEMETERY

SIMKINS FREDERICK Private 7901
2nd Bn South Staffordshire Regiment.
Born Wednesbury, employed as a goods porter.
Killed in Action 14/7/16

Skidmore Frank*

SMITH EDWARD CHARLES Gunner 117846
256th Siege Bty Royal Garrison Artillery
Born Stourbridge, employed as a clerk.
Killed in Action 04/10/1917 Age:20
Son of Edward Henry and Alice Mary Smith of 4 Vale St. Amblecote Stourbridge.
Grave Reference:E. 2.
BUFFS ROAD CEMETERY

STANT JACK ROLAND Private 19640
7th Bn Gordon Highlanders
Born Wolverhampton, employed as a clerk.
Killed in Action 26/07/1918 Age:19
Son of Mrs. A. D. Stant of 164 West Bromwich Rd. Walsall, Staffs. and the late T. Stant.
Grave Reference: V. B. 5.
CHAMBRECY BRITISH CEMETERY

Walker E.*

WALKER FREDERICK EDGAR Private 203623
4th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Wolverhampton, employed as a porter.
Killed in Action 10/04/1918 Age:19
Memorial Reference: Panel 6.
PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

WARD GEORGE WILLIAM Private 21063
2nd Bn Bedfordshire Regiment
Formerly 52531 Royal Garrison Artillery
Born Backbury Shropshire, employed as a loader.
Died of Wounds 14/08/1916
Grave Reference:22888.
WOLVERHAMPTON BOROUGH CEMETERY

WHITEHOUSE ALBERT VICTOR Private 12357
11th Bn Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Formerly 55785 Royal Garrison Artillery.
Employed as a porter goods guard.
Killed in Action 27/04/1917
Memorial Reference: Bay 3.
ARRAS MEMORIAL

WILLIAMS THOMAS Corporal 16215
7th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Bilston, employed as a carter
Killed in Action 11/01/1917 Age:36
Husband of Mary Elizabeth Williams of 17 Portway Rd. Wednesbury.
Grave Reference:VII. A. 9.
CONNAUGHT CEMETERY, THIEPVAL

WILLIS WILLIAM Private 203767
2nd/5th Bn Lincolnshire Regiment
Born Tipton, employed as a goods porter.
Killed in Action 26/09/1917 Age:23
Son of Joseph and Eliza Willis of 1 Wood St. Tipton; husband of May Willis of 12 Union St. Princes End Tipton.
Memorial Reference: Panel 35 to 37 and 162 to 162A.
TYNE COT MEMORIAL

WINFIELD JOHN Serjeant 201671
2nd/5th Bn South Staffordshire Regiment
Born Walsall, employed as a clerk.
Killed in Action 26/09/1917
Memorial Reference: Panel 90 to 92 and 162 to 162A.
TYNE COT MEMORIAL

WRAGGE GEORGE ALBERT Rifleman 49979
1st 6th Bn The King's (Liverpool Regiment)
Formerly 30546 North Staffordshire Regiment.
Born Wolverhampton, employed as a goods porter.
Killed in Action 31/07/1917 Age:21
Son of Frank and Amy Vesta Wragge of 87 Leicester St. Whitmore Reans Wolverhampton.
Memorial Reference: Panel 4 and 6.
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

WRIGHT ALBERT ERNEST Private 50149
56th Field Amb Royal Army Medical Corps
Born Coseley, employed as a goods porter.
Died of Wounds 15/10/1917 Age:25
Son of Edward and Mary Ann Wright of 6 Flavell St. Woodsetton Dudley.
Grave Reference: VI. A. 21.
BARD COTTAGE CEMETERY


 

 


 

 

 


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