Saturday 30 December 2017

Roll of Honour - 30th December 1917

Killed in Action

6th Battalion: front line near Hollebeke
  • 39551 Private William COUTTS, 20, ex-MS/266593 Army Service Corps, son of Alexander Coutts  of 4 Lockland Street, Arbroath [Forfarshire] (Klein-Vierstraat British Cemetery)
  • 32129 Private Lawrence Ambrose HAYTER, born Upper Holloway [London], resided Letchworth [Hertfordshire] (Klein-Vierstraat British Cemetery)


1st/5th Battalion: drowned when the troopship Aragon was sunk by a U-Boat ten miles off Alexandria, HMS Attack, picking up survivors was also sunk.
  • 48065 Private Frank Francis ALLAWAY, born Oxford, resided Northchurch [Hertfordshire] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 21776 Private Herbert BEAMISS, born and resided Ely [Cambridgeshire] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 23397 Private Edward George BEESLEY, 21, born Stamford [Lincolnshire] son of Joseph Beesley of 4 Palmers Yard, Great Whyte [Huntingdonshire] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 203274 Private Joseph Samuel CAVES, born and resided Elstow (Chatby Memorial)
  • 21788 Private Charles Edward EASTLAND, 19, son of George John and Clara Eastland of Woodmanstern [Surrey], resided Little Banstead [Surrey] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 21759 Private Cyril Frederick ELSY, 19, ex-M/299955 Army Service Corps, born Sheffield [Yorkshire], son of William F and Annie Elsy of 3 Littlethorpe Terrace, Ripon [Yorkshire] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 288868 Private Leonard Charles ENGLISH, born King’s Langley [Hertfordshire], resided Gorleston-on-Sea [Suffolk] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 200190 Private Alfred GEORGE, born Kempston, resided Bedford (Chatby Memorial)
  • 39234 Private Charles Robert GREGORY, 40, F Company, born and resided Camberwell [London], husband of Edith M (Chatby Memorial)
  • 31908 Private Walter HODSON, born and resided Sawtry [Huntingdonshire] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 27798 Private William JINKS, 39, born Eye [Peterborough], resided Orton Longueville [Huntingdonshire], son of late Henry and Kizziah Jinks (Chatby Memorial)
  • 43368 Private Frederick JOYCE, ex-20232 Northamptonshire Regiment, born Northampton, resided Bugbrooke [Northamptonshire] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 48057 Private George Stephen MACMILLAN, born Islington [London], resided Bushey [Hertfordshire], husband of Mabel of 42 London Road, Clapton [London] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 21810 Private James Samuel MARKHAM, ex-211102 Royal Field Artillery, born Iken [Suffolk], resided Melton [Suffolk] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 45202 Company Quarter Master Sergeant MCDONALD, 26, ex-942 Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders, son of John and Jean McDonald of Ardgour [Argyll], husband of Cora E Brooks (ex-McDonald) of Berrington Lane, Cardington (Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery)
  • 266567 Private James Edward MEALING, born Sandridge [Hertfordshire], resided Saint Albans [Hertfordshire] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 21638 Private James William MILLS, born Sparshott [Huntingdonshire], resided Folkestone [Kent] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 30901 Private Arthur William MINNIS, born and resided Hitchin [Hertfordshire] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 31780 Private William Ewart PERRY, 19, son of Joseph and Elizabeth Perry of 81 Hassett Street, Bedford (Chatby Memorial)
  • 21757 Private Samuel Thomas SIMPSON, 19, ex-M/300962 Army Service Corps born Charles [Devon] son of Samuel and Ellen Simpson of 31 Grenville Road, Plymouth [Devon] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 21806 Private Cecil Aubrey WEARNE, born Truro [Cornwall], resided Clacton-on-Sea [Essex] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 31896 Private Frederick Cyril WESTWOOD, 20, son of E and A Westwood of 26 High Street, Stevenage [Hertfordshire] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 14536 Private Walter WHITE, 25, born Marden Bradley [Wiltshire], resided Tyttenhanger Green [Hertfordshire], son of Robert J and Lucy White of 33 Stourton Lane, Stourton [Wiltshire] (Chatby Memorial)
  • 271173 Private Douglas Ernest WILLIAMS16, ex-3413 London Regiment, son of K Williams of 10a Ruddigore Road, New Cross [London] previously wounded in France (Chatby Memorial)
  • 21798 Private James William WRIGHT, born Great Snoring [Norfolk], resided Walsingham [Norfolk] (Chatby Memorial)

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