Family Memorials in Leicestershire

 

We hold photographs of all of the memorials listed below

ADAMS Lance Corporal ARCHIBALD 40567 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regiment 28th November 1916. Aged 21. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Adams, of White St., Kibworth Beauchamp, Leicester. (BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY ). KIBWORTH CEMETERY

ADDISON Corporal ANDREW FRANK 25417 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 27th January 1917. Age 26. Son of George Henry & Louisa Addison of 10, Lancaster Road, Leicester. KIA France, (VERMELLES BRITISH CEMETERY). LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ALLARD MAURICE WILLIAM Late of the Royal Scots- 1916-1917 12th October 1918, Age 21. Served in France 1916-17. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ALLEN Private GEORGE 21559 8th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment. Died of wounds France 28th March 1918. Age 34. Son of William and Ann Allen of Leicester. (ST SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION. ROUEN ). LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ALLEN Rifleman WILLIAM ALFRED 5540301 6th Bn. London Regiment (Queens Westminster Rifles) KIA Palestine, 30th April 1918. Age 40. Husband of Lily Florence Allen & Father of William Edgar Allen of Forest Hill, London. Jerusalem Memorial. OADBY CEMETERY

ALLBRIGHT Private ALBERT 227807th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment KIA. 18th November 1916. Age 19. Son of William and Sarah Allbright, of 4, Gladstone St., Market Harborough. VERMELLES BRITISH CEMETERYMARKET. HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

ALMEY Private JOHN HENRY CLARKE 6084 1st Bn. Connaught Rangers. 1st July 1917, Age 32. Son of Mr & Mrs J. H Almey. Husband of Mable Blanche Almey, of 3 Minehead Street, Hinckley Road, Leicester. DOW & Heatstroke Mesopotamia. (BAGHDAD NORTH GATE WAR CEMETERY).  LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

AMATT Private SYDNEY EDWARD 426073 106th Field Ambulance. R.A.M.C 1st December 1917, Age 23. So of Arthur Edward Amatt of 145 Mere Road, Leicester. KIA ST JEAN, YPRES. (MINTY FARM CEMETERY). LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ARCHER Corporal  EDWARD CHARLES 2nd Bn. Leicestershire Regiment 31st March 1917. Age 24. Son of Mrs Bindley MARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

ASHMORE Corporal GEORGE 14458 9th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 25th September 1916. Age 29. Awarded Military Medal. Son of Mrs. E. Freeman, of 213, Duncan Rd., Aylestone Park, Leicester. KIA France. (A.I.F BURIAL GROUNDS, FLERS).  LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ASHWELL L/Sergeant FREDERICK JOHN 9323 2nd Bn. Kings Royal Rifle Corps. 14th September 1914, Age 26. Son of the late Thomas Syson Hillyerd & Mary Ann Ashwell of 38 Highfield Street, Leicester. KIA on the Aisne, France. (LA FERTE-SOUS-JOUARRE MEMORIAL).  LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ASHWELL Rifleman FRANK ELMIT B/203591. 1st Bn. Rifle Brigade. 24th May 1917, Age 33. Son of the late Thomas Syson Hillyerd & Mary Ann Ashwell of 38 Highfield Street, Leicester. KIA Arras, France. (BROWNS COPSE CEMETERY).  LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ATKINS Private WILLIAM 201192 6th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 3rd November 1917. Age 32. Husband of M. S. Atkins, of 14 Hart Rd., Leicester. DOW. (LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY).  LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ATKINSON Private Frederick George 57613 2nd/4th Bn. York & Lancaster Regiment 25th August 1918. Aged 24. Son of Charles and Ellen Atkinson, of Harcourt Rd., Kibworth Beauchamp, Leicester. (GOMIECOURT SOUTH CEMETERY).  KIBWORTH CEMETERY

BACON Private FREDERICK JAMES 25152 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 15th September 1916. Age 24. Son of the late James & Mary Ann Bacon, of Cosby, Leics. KIA Somme, France. (THIEPVAL MEMORIAL). COSBY CEMETERY

BAILEY Private ALBERT 31248 11th Bn. South Lancashire Regt. 26th April 1917. Age 22. Son of Charles and Susan Bailey, of Main St., Cosby, Leicestershire. KIA France. (LONDON CEMETERY, NEUVILLE-VITASSE).  COSBY CEMETERY

BAJIC Corporal NICHOLAS Para's. 20.10.1995. Age 26.  WOODHOUSE EAVES (ST. PAUL) CHURCHYARD EXTENSION

BAKER Serjeant J. F. E 5616 14th Kings Hussars 27th March 1917. Age 32. Husband of Blanche Baker, of 17, Fenton St., Scunthorpe, Lincs. KIA Mesopotamia. (BAGHDAD NORTH GATE WAR CEMETERY). LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

BAKER Captain HORACE MORGAN 1st Bgd. Austrailian Royal Artillery. 11th April 1916. Age 39. Son of Joseph Henry & Louisa Jane Baker. Husband of Fannie L. Baker, of Church Street, Hunters Hill, New South Wales. Australia. Born in Leicester, England. KIA France. (MAZARGUES WAR CEMETERY, MARSEILLES). LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BAKER Private JAMES 204170 21st (Tyneside Scottish) Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers 29th September 1917. Age 28. Son of Henry Fortune & Eliza Baker, of 24 Glengate, South Wigston, Leics. KIA France. (THIEPVAL MEMORIAL). WIGSTON CEMETERY

BALE Private GEORGE RICHARD FRANCIS 66471 1st/4th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers11th April 1918. Age 18. Son of Samuel and Emily Bale, of The George Inn, Oxendon, Northants. PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL. MARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

BALL Private GEORGE HERBERT 1224033 1st Labour Group, Labour Corps. Formally 26008 1st Bn, Leicestershire Regiment. KIA nr Ypres. 22nd August 1917. Age 26. Son of William and Sarah Ann Ball, of Portland Towers, Stoneygate, Leicester. Vlamertinghe New Military Cemetery. OADBY CEMETERY

BARFIELD Private ARCHIBALD 7428 1st Bn. Kings Shropshire Light Infantry. 23rd October 1914. Age 27. Son of Thomas Barfield, of 2 Bolton Road, Leicester. KIA Belgium. (PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL). LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BARNES Private HARRY 15723 6th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment KIA France 14/7/1916 Age 27. Only son of William & Mary Barnes of Ratcliffe on Soar & nephew of John Henry Palmer of Diseworth. (THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Pier & Face 2C & 3A ). DISEWORTH (ST. MICHAEL) CHURCHYARD

BARNETT Private THOMAS WILLIAM 4857581 1st Battallion Leicester Regiment 06/08/1943 Died as a Prisoner of war in Kinsioyk Japan (KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY).  COALVILLE (HUGGLESCOTE) CEMETERY

BARSBY Pvt. Eric Graham 240411 7th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. KIA (France) 24/12/1917 Age 20. Son of John & Ellen Barsby of 25 Howard St., Loughborough. Epehy Wood Farm Cemetery, Epehy, France. His brother also fell and is remembered on the same memorial. LOUGHBOROUGH (LEICESTER ROAD) CEMETERY

BARSBY Pvt. John Ernest 100401. 6th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. KIA (France) 10/9/1915 Age 20. Son of John & Ellen Barsby of 25 Howard St., Loughborough. Berles-au-Bois Churchyard Extension, France.  His brother also fell & is mentioned on the same memorial. LOUGHBOROUGH (LEICESTER ROAD) CEMETERY

BARWELL Rifleman ERNEST HAROLD A/723. 8th Bn. Kings Royal Rifle Corps. 30th July 1915. Age 21. Son of Samuel & Jane Elizabeth Barwell, of 1 Duffield Street, Leicester. KIA Belgium. (YPRES MENIN GATE MEMORIAL). LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BEADMAN Pvt. Albert William 272827th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. KIA 29/4/1917 Age 26. Son of William & Alice Beadman of 12 Broad St. Loughborough Husband of Louisa Dorothy Beadman. Bay 5 Arras Memorial. Note:Inscription on headstone says he is buried at St Leger Cmy, LOUGHBOROUGH (LEICESTER ROAD) CEMETERY

BECK Corporal ARTHUR 27167 D Coy, 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 12th October 1918. Age 26. Son of Arthur and Harriett Ann Beck, of 1, Stafford St., Melton Rd., Leicester. Husband of Catherine. DOW France. (VADENCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY).  LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BECKETT 2nd Lieutenant ERNEST WHITTON 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 23rd March 1918. Age 23. KIA near Bullecourt, France. (ARRAS MEMORIAL).  LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BEMROSE Gunner FRED 1041 61st Div. Ammunition Col. R.F.A 20th July 1916. Age 26. Son of F. and Susan Bemrose, of 31, Minehead St., Leicester. DOW France. (MERVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY).  LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BENNETT Pioneer JOHN WILLIAM 129020"P" Special Coy. Royal Engineers KIA nr Ypres. 4th July 1917. Age 19. Son of W. H. and Hannah Bennett, of Burton Lane, Great Glenn, Leicester,. Essex Farm Cemetery. GREAT GLEN (ST. CUTHBERT) CHURCHYARD

BENNETT Private WILLIAM OWEN 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 23rd April 1922. Age 25. Son of J & L Bennett. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BENTLEY Private BERNARD (BEN) 21697 11th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 12th October 1916. Age 19. KIA Somme, France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BERRINGTON Lance Corporal EVERARD 40490 6th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 22/10/1918 Age 20. Son of Mr. and Mrs. N, Berrington, of 58, Forest St., Shepshed, Leicestershire. (VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL).  SHEPSHED CEMETERY

BILSDON Private JOHN WILLIAM 2206 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 13th October 1915. Age 18. Son of the late Augustus and Ellen Bilsdon. Of Leicester. KIA Loos, LOOS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BINDLEY Private ALFRED 21549 1st/5th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 24th September 1918. Age 21. Son of Alfred & Lucy Bindley of Leicester. KIA Somme, France. CERISY-GAILLY MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BIRCH Private WILLIAM ALFRED M/108444. 319th M.T. Coy. A.S.C 7th August 1916. Age 40. Husband of Edith Birch, of 101, Down St., Leicester. DOAS France. ST DENIS-SUR-SEINE COMMUNAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BLOWER Private W 73550 60th Field Ambulance. RAMC 23rd June 1917. Age 30. KIA France. FAVREUIL BRITISH CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BLOWER Private GEORGE 203732 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 22nd March 1918. Age 38. KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BOLSTRIDGE Corporal ALEX 835378 "D" Bty. 242nd Bde. Royal Field Artillery. 2nd March 1917. Age 21. Awarded MM. Son of Alice Marshall and Police Serjt. William Marshall, Birmingham City Police (stepfather), of 50, Grange Rd., King's Heath, Birmingham. LA NEUVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, CORBIE. RATCLIFFE CULEY (ALL SAINTS) CHURCHYARD

BOLTON Gunner EDWARD JOHNSON 89422 193rd Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery. 12th August 1918. Aged 43. Son of Frederick George and Sarah Elizabeth Bolton, of Kilworth, Leicestershire; husband of Caroline Elizabeth Bolton, of High St., Kibworth Beauchamp, Leicestershire. TURLINCTHUN BRITISH CEMETERY, WIMILLE. KIBWORTH CEMETERY

BOOT Private ERNEST SAMUEL 1620 1st/5th Batallion Leicester Regiment 15/04/1915 Age 17 Son of Samuel and Fanny Elizabeth Boot, of 104. Melbourne St., Coalville, Leicester LINDENHOEK CHALET MILITARY CEMETERY. COALVILLE (HUGGLESCOTE) CEMETERY

BOOTH Sergeant JOSEPH FRANK 265740 2nd/7th Bn. Sherwood Forresters (notts & Derby Regt) 26th September 1917. Age 18. Son of Edith C. Booth, of 39, Waldeck Rd., Nottingham, and the late Frank Charles Booth. Recommended for D.C.M., promoted King's Corporal, and brought to the notice of the Secretary of State for War for Distinguished services in connection with the War. Grandson of Joseph & Emma Clow of Leicester. KIA Ypres. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BOOTHAWAY Private ARTHUR 9127 2nd Bn. Colstream Guards. 2nd January 1915. Age 23. Son of Alonzo & Maria Boothaway, of Central Avenue, Wigston Magna, Leics. KIA France. LE TOURET MILITARY CEMETERY, RICHEBOURG L'AVOUE. WIGSTON CEMETERY

BOSWORTH Rifleman VICTOR PALMER R/37491. 4th bat. Kings Royal Rifle Corps 16th August 1917. Son of Edwin & Florence Bosworth. KIA Belgium. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. KNIGHTON (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

BOTT Private G. A 1st Royal Leicestershire Regt, 31.08.1956. Killed In Cyprus. IBSTOCK CEMETERY

BOULTER Private BERTIE GILBERT 59204 8th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment. KIA France. 10th June 1918. Age 18. Only son of Harry and Ada Boulter, of Sunnydene Villas, Spencer St., Oadby, Leicester. BIENVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY. OADBY CEMETERY

BOWLEY Lance Corporal WILLIAM 11795 2nd bt. Leics Regt 25th September 1915. Age 34. Son of Henry & Emma Bowley. Husband of Charlotte Bowley, of 43, Grafton Place, St. Margaret's, Leicester. Died France. LES GONARDS CEMETERY, VERSAILLES. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

BOYD Private WILFRED CUTHBERT R/2763788. 2nd Bn. The Black Watch. (Royal Highlanders) 21st November 1941. Age 25. Son of Francis Cuthbert and Elizabeth Anne Boyd, of Market Harborough, Leicestershire. TOBRUK WAR CEMETERY. MARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

BRAY Private SHIRLEY 3491 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 25th September 1915. Age 22. Son of Nellie & Alfred Bray, of 52, Sherrard Rd., Leicester. KIA Ypres. YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BROOKMAN Pilot Officer KENNETH 143243 194 Sqdn RAFVR 27th August 1943.Age 26. Son of Frederick W. Brookman and Annie Brookman; husband of Joan Anne Brookman, of Birstall, Leicestershire. KIA INDIA. DELHI WAR CEMETERY. LEICESTER (SAFFRON HILL) CEM

BROOKS Private JOHN WILLIAM 4865 2nd/6th Royal Warwickshire Regiment 19/07/1916 Age 24 Son of John and Jane Brooks, of "Dovedale", Highfields, Coalville, Leicester. LOOS MEMORIAL. HUGGLESCOTE BAPTIST CHAPELYARD

BROWN Private FRED 17007 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 15th September 1916. Age 27. Son of Esther Jane & the late Harry Brown of Leicester. KIA Somme, France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BRUCE 2nd Lieutenant JOHN CURTIS 2nd/5th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 25th March 1918. Age 21. Son of Mr. A. W. Bruce, of Fernleigh, Glen Parva, Leicester. KIA France, ARRAS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BURDETT Corporal WILLIAM HENRY 200572 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 22nd April 1917. Age 21. Son of John and Emma Burdett, of 17, Connaught St., Highfields, Leicester. KIA France, ARRAS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BUSWELL Able Seaman HAROLD R/3939. Hawke Bn. R.N. Div. Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. 22nd August 1918. Age 28. Son of Charles Buswell, of 72, Nelson St., Market Harborough; husband of Mrs. E. Caress (formerly Buswell), of "Fernleigh," 55, Clumber Rd., Leicester. GOMMECOURT WOOD NEW CEMETERY, FONCQUEVILLERS. MARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

BUTTERISS Private RALPH 240513 1st/5th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment 17th August 1917. Aged 31. Son of Fred and Lucy A. Butteriss, of Kibworth; husband of Fanny Butteriss, of High St., Kibworth, Beauchamp, Leicester. Believed to be buried in. PHILOSOPHE BRITISH CEMETERY. MAZINGARBE.  KIBWORTH CEMETERY

BUTTERWORTH Lance Corporal ARTHUR GRAHAM T/174650. RASC 11th April 1945. Age 33. son of Albert & Emily Butterworth. DOAS Burma. TAUKKYAN WAR CEMETERY. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

BUTTERWORTH Private JOHN ABEL 478903 Royal Canadian Regt. 8th October 1916. Age 30. KIA France. REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY, GRANDCOURT. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

BYWATER Private HENRY STANLEY 5890157 2nd Bn. Northamptonshire Regiment 29th November 1942. Age 30. Died on active service. Son of Henry and Mary Elizabeth Bywater; husband of Joyce Edith Bywater, of Humberstone, Leicestershire. Brother of William Frank. BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY. LEICESTER CITY (SAFFRON HILL) CEM

CALVERT Private CECIL 99465 1st/7th Bn. The Kings Liverpool Regt 11th June 1918. Age 19. Son of Rowland and Annie M. Calvert, of 25, Russell Square, Leicester. KIA France. HOUCNIN BRITISH CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

CARNEGIE Shipwright 1st Class ALEXANDER 343178  H.M.S. "Pathfinder."5th September 1914. Age 34. Son of Alexander and Francis Carnegie; husband of Nellie Carnegie, of 50, Bath St., Market Harborough, Leicestershire. CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL. MARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

CARR Private FREDERICK 38212 2nd 5th bt. Gloucs Regt 10th May 1918. Age 38. Son of Frederick & Matilda Carr, of Belgrave; husband of Mrs. Carr, of Hansley House, Orton Rd., Abby Lane, Belgrave, Leicester. KIA France. AIRE COMMUNAL CEMETERY. His brother William Carr also fell. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

CARR Gunner NORMAN COOPER 61070 1st 1st Leics Battery. R.H.A 21st October 1918. Age 22. Son of Robert William and Annie Maria Carr, of Norman House, Bushby, Leicester. DOAS Palestine. DAMASCUS COMMONWEALTH WAR CEMETERY.  LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

CARR Private WILLIAM 29147 3rd bt. Grenadier Guards 22nd August 1918. Age 33. Native of Belgrave. Son of Fredrick and Matilda Carr; husband of Florence Alice Carr, of 215, Mellon Rd., Belgrave, Leicester. KIA France. BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY, FICHEUX. His brother Frederick Carr also fell. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

CARR Gunner ROBERT 201046 33rd T.M. Bty. Royal Field Artillery. 14th October 1918. Age 33. Husband of Lilian Carr of 98 Leicester Road, Wigston, Leics. KIA France. ROISEL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. WIGSTON CEMETERY

CARTER Private ALICK CHARLES 240374. 1st/5th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment. 21st June 1917. Age 33. Husband of Amy Carter, of 71, Caxton St., Market Harborough. NOEUX-LES-MINES COMMUNAL CEMETERY. MARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

CARTER Private EDGAR 106237 13th Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps 9th April 1917. Age 31. Son of Benjamin & Sarah ann Carter of 128 Moat Street, Wigston Magna, Leics. KIA Vimy Ridge, France. ARRAS MEMORIAL. WIGSTON CEMETERY

CARTER Private WALTER 42415 15th Bn. Durham Light Infantry 4th October 1917. Age 33. 6th Son of Thomas & Ann Carter, of 45 Moat Street, Wigston, Leics. KIA Ypres. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. WIGSTON CEMETERY

CHAMBERS Private ARTHUR 8104 2nd Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 13th January 1916. Age 28. KIA Mesopotamia. BASRA MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

CHAPLIN Ensign John Worthy 67th Regiment VC won August 21st 1860, at the TAKU FORTS, third China war. KIBWORTH CEMETERY

CHAPMAN 2nd. Lieut. Arthur Donald 1st/5th Bn. North Staffordshire Regt. KIA (Somme) 1/7/1916 Age 24. Son of Albert & Clara Chapman of Ashby Rd., Loughborough. Thiepval Memorial. LOUGHBOROUGH (LEICESTER ROAD) CEMETERY

CHAPMAN Private THOMAS 201423 1st/4th Batn Northamptonshire Regt. 02.11.1917. Age22. Son of Mr & Mrs William Chapman. Born at Barrow on Soar Leics. KIA Palestine, GAZA WAR CEMETERY. BARROW-UPON-SOAR CEMETERY

CHARLTON Lance Corporal ERNEST 53237 110 Coy. Machine Gun Corps. 3rd October 1917. Age 27. Son of Zadok and Mary Elizabeth Charlton, of Cosby, Leicestershire. KIA Belgium. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. COSBY CEMETERY

CHESTERTON Private WHITE 118046 1st/3rd Bn. Sherwood Forresters. ( Notts & Derby Regt) 17th October 1918. Age 19. Son of Thomas & Mary Ann Chesterton, Of Peatling Magna, Leics. KIA France. FRESNOY-LE-GRAND COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. COUNTESTHORPE

CHETWYN Corporal WILLIAM EDWIN 371204 2nd/8th Bn. London Regt. Post Office Rifles. 30th October 1917. Age 41. Son of Thomas and Sarah Ann Chetwyn, of Leicester; husband of Helen Amy Chetwyn, of 65, Mornington St., Leicester. Wounded & Missing Belgium. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

CHURCH 2nd Lieutenant HORACE MAJOR SCRIMSHIRE 7th Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers 10th February 1918. Age 22. Son of Mr. and Mrs William Church, of Nine Springs, Cliftonville, Northampton. DOW France. CHOCQUES MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

CLARKE 2nd Lieutenant AMBROSE CHILDS 1st 4th bt. Leicestershire Regiment 10th May 1915. KIA Belgium. PACKHORSE FARM SHRINE CEM. KNIGHTON (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

CLARKE Rifleman HENRY ALBERT 21063 17th Coy. Machine Gun Corps. Formerly Z/2351. 3rd bn. Rifle Brigade 14th February 1916. Age 24. Son of Elizabeth & Samuel Clarke. KIA Ypres. MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. Henry Clarke has two entries on the Menin Gate. He is on the Rifle Brigade panels & the MGC. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

CLARKE C. Q. M. S W. E Leicestershire Regt. 21.01.1936 MELTON MOWBRAY (THORPE ROAD) CEMETERY

CLARKSON Private ALFRED EDWARD 27311 9th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 29th September 1916. Age 20. Son of Mrs. Clara Clarkson, of Willoughby Rd., Blaby, Leicestershire. KIA Somme, France. HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L'ABBE. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

CLARKSON Private JOHN HENRY 40776 9th Bn. Royal Dublin Fusiliers 16th August 1917 Age 19. Born Shepshed, Enlisted in Loughborough. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. SHEPSHED CEMETERY

CLEMENTS Private ERIC 4928261 2/5th Staffordshire Regt. 8th July 1944. Age 21. Son of John Arthur and Frances Clements, of Groby, Leicestershire; husband of Joyce Clements. Killed during battle on Caen. CAMBES-EN-PLAINE WAR CEMETERY. GROBY (SS. PHILIP AND JAMES) CHURCHYARD

COLE Private HERBERT HARRY 186066 5oth bt. Canadian Inf 27th October 1916. Son of Barnet & Sarah Cole Leics UK. KIA France. VIMY MEMORIAL. KNIGHTON (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

COLEMAN Private CHARLES WALTER 202850 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment 28th June 1917. ARRAS MEMORIAL. KIBWORTH CEMETERY

COLTMAN Private RICHARD HENRY 43732 4th Bn. South Staffordshire Regt. 27th May 1918. Age 18. Son of Ian and Frances Coltman, of 70, Orson St., Leicester. Reported missing France. SOISSONS MEMORIAL.  LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

COLTMAN Private WALTER 22296 11th (Pioneer) Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 2nd October 1916. Age 22. Son of Walter and Alice Coltman; husband of Amelia Adelaide Coltman, of 36, Knighton St., Leicester. Native of Leicester. DOW France. ST SEVER CEMETERY, ROUEN. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

COOK Rifleman WILFRED 60332 8th Batn West Yorkshire Regt. 20.07.1917. Age19. Son of Alfred Bailey & Mary Ann Cook. KIA France. MARFAUX BRITISH CEMETERY. BARROW-UPON-SOAR CEMETERY

COOPER Captain ARTHUR CHARLES 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 16th May 1915. Age 39. Son of Edgar Franklin Cooper and Mary Jane Cooper. Native of Leicester. KIA Belgium. PACKHORSE SHRINE CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

COWDELL 2nd Lieutenant CHARLES JOSEPH MORTON 212th Field Coy. Royal Engineers 12th September 1917. Age 30. Son of William M. and Louisa M. Cowdell, of "Sunnyside," 41, Springfield Rd., Leicester. KIA Ypres. RIDGE WOOD MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

COX Private BUSBY 20516 9th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 14th July 1916. Age 23. Son of Betsy & Henry Cox, of 2 Foston Road, Countesthorpe, Leics. KIA Somme, France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. Brother Joseph William also fell. COUNTESTHORPE

COX Private JOSEPH WILLIAM 201716 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 29th April 1918. Age 23. Son of Betsy & Henry Cox, of 2 Foston Road, Countesthorpe, Leics. DOW France. PERNES BRITISH CEMETERY. Brother Busby also fell. COUNTESTHORPE

CRAMPHORN Private BERT 40417 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 22nd March 1918. Age 23. Son of Arthur and Fanny Cramphorn, of 168, Grasmere St., Leicester. KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

CRAMPHORN Private GEORGE 38214 2nd/5th Gloustershire Regt. 24th April 1918. Age 37. Son of the late William and Elizabeth Cramphorn. KIA France. LOOS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

CRANE Private FRANCIS WILLIAM 44704 20th Bn. Durham Light Infantry 25th November 1918. Age 21. Son of Herbert Bartram Crane and Mary Crane, of "Burghley," Chesterfield Rd., Leicester. KIA Belgium. HALLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

CRANE 2nd Lieutenant REGINALD HOOPER 1st Bn. East Yorkshire Regt 4th October 1917. Age 28. Son of Edward E. and Daisy Crane, of "Keble," Evington Drive, Leicester. B.A., B.Sc. (Oxon). KIA Flanders. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

CROFTS Private RUPERT EDWIN 24891 7th Bn. Suffolk Regt. 28th April 1917. Age 30. Son of Amelia Crofts, of 30, West St., Leicester, and the late Edwin Crofts. KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

CUNDALL Lance Corporal WILLIAM c/210. 16th bt. Kings Royal Rifles 15th July 1916. Son of William & Mary Cundall. KIA France. DELVILLE WOOD CEMETERY. LONGUEVAL. KNIGHTON (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

CURSLEY Private FRANK HORACE 47876 Machine Gun Corps (Cavalry) 20th August 1917. Age 19. Son of Mr W. and Mrs. M. H. Cursley, of 17, Herschell St., Mayfields, Leicester. KIA Mesopotamia. BASRA WAR CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

CURTIS Private GEORGE 21077 7th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 27th July 1918. Age 24. Son of John and Elizabeth Curtis, of Croft Rd., Cosby, Leicester. Died POW Germany. NIEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY. COSBY CEMETERY

CURTIS Private Michael Thomas (sonny) 1686 45th Field Amb. Royal Army Medical Corps 23rd December 1916 Age 19 Killed at Martinpuich and buried at Contalmason Son of Mr. J. Curtis, of 59, The Crescent, Moira, Burton-on-Trent. CONTALMAISON CHATEAU CEMETERY. DONISTHORPE CEMETERY

DARBY Private ALBERT 241803 7th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 21/08/1918 Age 23. Son of Elizabeth Darby, of 23, Forest St., Shepshed, Leicestershire, and the late John Darby. VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL SHEPSHED CEMETERY

DAVEY Private ARTHUR GRIFFIN 27300 8th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 25th September 1917. Age 25. Son of Mrs. Mary Davey, of 102, Marshall St., Woodgate, Leicester. KIA Somme, France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

DAVIES Flight Lieutenant JOHN OUTRAM 133640 189 Sqdn. RAFVR 2nd February 1945. Age 24. Son of John Archibald and Evelyn Helen Davies, of Liverpool. KIA over Karlsrue, Germany. RUNNYMEADE MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

DAVIS Aircraftman 1st Class CHRIS 1317077 211 Sqdn. RAFVR 5th January 1945. Age 22. Son of Arthur & Emily Davis. Died Borneo. SINGAPORE MEMORIAL. WIGSTON CEMETERY

DENNIS Private WILLIAM ALFRED 201437 1st 4th bt. Leics Regt 1st May 1917. Age 26. Son of Walter and Elizabeth Dennis, of Radiant Rd., Scraptoft Lane, Scraptoft, Leicester. DOW France. NOEUX-LES-MINES COMMUNAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

DENT Private WILLOUGHBY HAYWOOD 131684 63rd Machine Gun Bn. R.N Div. Machine Gun Corps. 30.09.1918. Age 19 Son of Emma & the late Willoughby Harry Dent. KIA Cambrai. CAMBRAI EAST MILITARY CEMETERY. COUNTESTHORPE

DERRICK Marine JOHN VICTOR PO/X 3264 H.M.S Aurora. Royal Marines 30th October 1943. Age 24. Son of Christopher & Edith Lucy Derrick of Leicester. PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER CITY (SAFFRON HILL) CEM

DEXTER Private HERBERT WILLIAM 21096 B Coy. 7th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 21st May 1916. Age 20. Son of Harriet Hook (formerly Dexter), of Broughton Rd., Cosby, Leicester, and the late Arthur Dexter. KIA France. BEINVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY. COSBY CEMETERY

DICKS Gunner SIDNEY GEORGE 295020 147th (Leicester) Heavy Battery. Royal Garrison Artillery 5th August 1917. Age 22. Son of George Edward and Rebecca Dicks, of 4, Friars Causeway, Leicester. KIA Belgium. LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

DOBSON Private CYRIL 22141 11th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 18th September 1916. Age 18. Son of Joseph Leonard & Maria Dobson, of 22 Timber Street, South Wigston, Leics. KIA France. GUILLEMONT ROAD CEMETERY, GUILLEMONT. WIGSTON CEMETERY

DOODY Serjeant GEORGE 32239 152nd bgd. R.F.A 16th May 1917. Age 31. Son of Elizabeth & Frederick Doody. KIA France. ROCLINCOURT MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

DOORE Private GEORGE ALFRED 73231 112th Field Ambulance. RAMC 26th May 1917. Age 25. Son of Mrs. T. Doore, of 30, Devonshire St., Leicester. DOW France. BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION.(NORD). LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

DOORE Private ERNEST 43389 D Coy, 9th Bn. Essex Regt. 19th July 1917. Age 21. Son of Mrs. T. Doore, of 30, Devonshire St., Leicester. KIA France. MONCHY BRITISH CEMETERY, MONCY-LE-PREUX. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

DOWLEY Private WALTER EDWARD 32813 6th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 13th April 1917. Age 30. Husband of Ellen Dowley, of 43, Gartree St., Highfields, Leicester. KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

DRAPER Private RYSTON 240686 1st bt. Leics Regt 22nd March 1918. KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL. HINCKLEY CEMETERY

DREWETT 2nd Lieutenant CHARLES 12th Batn East Yorkshire Regt, 29.06.1916, age 25. Son of Benjamin & Jane Ann Drewett, Of Charnley, Coalville, Leics KIA France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. COALVILLE (HUGGLESCOTE) CEMETERY

DREWETT Captain HERBERT BEN 4th Batn East Yorkshire Regt, 30.10.1917. Age 36 Son of Benjamin Bishop Drewett, Husband of Jane A Drewett, of Charnley & Coalville, Leics. KIA Belgium. POELCAPPELLE BRITISH CEMETERY. COALVILLE (HUGGLESCOTE) CEMETERY

DUNKLEY Gunner GEORGE ERNEST 94460 168th Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery. 10th June 1917. Aged 34. Husband of Florrie May Dunkley, of Kibworth, Leicestershire. LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY. KIBWORTH CEMETERY

DURANCE Private GEORGE HENRY 1018527 2nd Bn. Canadian Machine Gun Corps. 8th August 1918. Age 37. Son of James and Elizabeth Durance, of Maynard Rd., Leicester, England. KIA SOMME, France. LONGUEAU BRITISH CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ELLIOTT Private THOMAS HENRY 235052 C Coy. 2nd/4th Bn. Gloucestershire Regt. 27th August 1917. Age 20. Son of Mrs. Ann Elliott, of Brook St., Whetstone, Leicestershire. KIA Belgium. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. WHETSTONE CEMETERY

ELLIS 2nd Lieutenant JAMES CLIVE 4th Bn. Tank Corps. 21st April 1918. Age 19. Only son of James Bancroft Ellis and Ethel Sara Ellis, of 20, Reynolds Close, Hampstead Way, London, N.W. II. Born at Glenfield, Leicester. DOW France. VILLERS-FAUCON COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

EMMETT Sergeant (W.Op.Air) JOSEPH EDWARD 1041920 467 (R.A.A.F) Sqdn. RAFVR. 22.06.1944. Age 21. Son of James Henry & Mary Elisabeth Emmett. KIA Germany. REICHSWALD FOREST WAR CEMETERY. RATCLIFFE-ON-THE-WREAK (ST. BOTOLPH) CHURCHYARD

ENDERBY Gunner ALFRED GEORGE 476838 3rd Bde. Canadian Field Artillery 18th October 1917. Age 27. Son of Mrs. E. J. Enderby, of 61, Regent Rd., Leicester, and the late Mr. G. T. Enderby. KIA Ypres. DIVISIONAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

EVANS Sergeant EDWARD DARE 6/1526. Canterbury Regt. N.Z.E.F 30th May 1915. Age 40. Second son of William & Isabella Evans of Leicester. DOW received in the Dardenelles. ALEXANDRIA (CHATBY) MILITARY & WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

EVANS Private THOMAS GUY 77640 11th Bn. Durham Light Infantry. 30th March 1918. Age 19. Son of Rosetta Evans, of 48, Noble St., Leicester, and the late Henry Guy Evans. DOW France. FOUQUESCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

FACER Private HERBERT 1445 28th Bn. Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment 26th September 1916. Age 22. Son of James & Annie Facer of Leicester, England. KIA Somme, France. POZIERES BRITISH CEMETERY, OVILLERS LA BOISSELLE. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

FAULKNER Private TOM 20678. 8th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment. KIA 3rd May 1917. Age 33. Son of Emma Faulkner, of Illston-on-the-Hill, Billerdon, Leicestershire, and the late Alfred Faulkner. Arras Memorial. Illston On The Hill Churchyard

FERGUSSON 2nd Lieutenant WILLIAM ALBERT 4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt 15th May 1917. Age 29. Son of Andrew Fergusson, of 38, Demontfort St., Leicester. DOW France. NOEUX-LES-MINES COMMUNAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

FINNEY Fusilier GEORGE HENRY 14611788 2nd Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers 11/03/1944 Age 29 Son of George and Bertha Finney, of Hugglescote, Leicestershire; husband of Dorothy Evelyn Fnney, of Hugglescote. BEACH HEAD WAR CEMETERY, ANZIO. COALVILLE (HUGGLESCOTE) CEMETERY

FISHER Private CHARLES 33031 14th Hussars 1st October 1917/8. Age 31. Husband of Mary Fisher, of 229, Charnwood St., Leicester. Born at Leicester. Died Persia. TEHRAN WAR CEMETERY. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

FISHER Corporal WILLIAM 22274 11bt Leics Regt 11th May 1916. Age 22. Son of Mr. and Mrs. E. Fisher, of 11, Melton Rd., Leicester. Died France. LONGUENESSE (ST OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

FITZJOHN. Bombadier REGINALD JL/28849. 55th Bty. 33rd Bde. Royal Field Artillery.KIA. 16th July 1917. Age 19. RAILWAY DUGOUTS BURIAL GROUND. MARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

FITZSIMONS Serjeant JOHN 10786 B Coy. 9th Bn. Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) 20th January 1917. Age 22. Son of Fanny Fitzsimons, of 146, Grasmere St., Leicester, and the late Thomas Fitzsimons. Native of Dublin. KIA France. AUBIGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

FLANNIGAN Corporal JOHN K 24674229 R.A.V.C. 1st May 2001. Age 36. Husband of Ellen. MOD Stone. MELTON MOWBRAY (THORPE ROAD) CEMETERY

FLINT Private A E 38271 2nd/5th Bn. Gloucestershire Regt. 13th April 1918. KIA France. LAPUGNOY BRITISH CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

FLINT 2nd Lieutenant WILFRED ERNEST 1st/7th Bn. Sherwood Forresters. Notts & Derby Regt. 1st July 1016. Age 18. Son of Samuel Flint, J.P., and Lillah Anna Flint, of Merridale, Stoneygate, Leicester. KIA Somme, France. FONCQUEVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY.  LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

FOLWELL Sergeant DENNIS HERBERT 3000975 RAFVR 3rd April 1945. Age 19. Son of Bert and Edith Helen Folwell, of Leicester. KIA Middle East. RAMLEH WAR CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

FOLWELL Private Herbert 39104. 13th Bn. Manchester Regiment. KIA Salonika. 25th April 1917. Age 19. Son of Mrs. A. Folwell, of Stretton Lane, Great Glenn, Leicester. Doiran Memorial. GREAT GLEN (ST. CUTHBERT) CHURCHYARD

FORD Private ARTHUR 47827 6th Bn. Northamptonshire Regt. 30th March 1918. Age 38. Son of Joseph and Clara Ford, of Leicester; husband of Ada Elizabeth Ford, of 73, Sylvan St., Leicester. DOW France. EVREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

FORT Sapper ALBERT JAMES WR/27896 199th Quarrying Coy Royal Engineers 22/09/1918 Age 40 Husband of Mrs. Fort, of Copt Oak, Markfield, Leicestershire. Native of Bardon Hill, Leicestershire. LES BARAQUES MILITARY CEMETERY, SANGATTE COALVILLE (HUGGLESCOTE) CEMETERY

FOSTER Corporal HERBERT 15150 9th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 25th September 1916 Age 27. Son of John and Ann Foster, of 71, Brook St, Shepshed, Loughborough, Leicestershire. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL.  SHEPSHED CEMETERY

FOSTON HARRY 09/03/1928 Age 37. Died of war wounds. Son of Emily Elizabeth Foston (nee Pepper) SHEPSHED CEMETERY

FOWLER Private ARTHUR 40717 7th Bn. Bedfordshire Regt. 23rd October 1917. Age 27. Son of Mrs. E. Fowler, of 25, Buxton St., Leicester. KIA France. MINTY FARM CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

FOXON Private SYDNEY CHARLES 41954 1st 5th London Field Ambulance. RAMC 18th January 1918. KIA France. ROCQUIGNY- EQUANCOURT RD BRIT CEM. MANANCOURT. BURBAGE (ST. CATHERINE) CHURCHYARD

FROST L/Bombadier FRANCIS ROBERT 314706 521st Household Siege Bty. R.G.A 28th October 1918. Age 22. Son of Francis Frederick and Eliza Ann Frost, of Leicester. Enlisted Leicestershire Yeomanry, 1915; transf. to Royal Horse Guards, 1917. DOAS France. TERLINCTHUN BRITISH CEMETERY, WIMILLE. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

FURBOROUGH Private ALBERT VICTOR 25071 6th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 7th October 1917. Age 26. Son of John Edwin and Susannah Furborough, of Croft Rd., Cosby, Leicestershire. KIA Belgium. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. COSBY CEMETERY

GALE Private DAVID HENRY 9527 2nd Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 16th November 1914. Age 21. Son of Henry & the late Rebecca Gale of Wigston Magna Leics. KIA France. LE TOURET MILITARY CEMETERY. RICHEBOURG L'AVOUE. His brother Edward also fell. WIGSTON CEMETERY

GALE Private EDWARD GEORGE 9469 2nd Bn. Leicestershire Regt 4th February 1915. Age 20. Son of Henry & the late Rebecca Gale of Wigston Magna Leics. KIA France. LE TOURET MILITARY CEMETERY. RICHEBOURG L'AVOUE. His brother David also fell. WIGSTON CEMETERY

GARDINER Private Joshua 3/30998. 1st Bn. East Surrey Regiment KIA 6th November 1917. Aged 35. Son of Henry and Jane Gardiner, of Oadby, Leicester. Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery. OADBY CEMETERY

GARRETT Gunner JOHN ALFRED L/32415. D Bty. 235th Bde. Royal Field Artillery 24th July 1917. Age 19. Son of John and Clara Ellen Garrett, of 9, Forest Rd., Humberstone Rd., Leicester. KIA Belgium. LA CLYTTE MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

GAYTON Private HARRY 17107 2nd/4th Bn. York & Lancaster Regt 11th March 1917. Age 25. Son of William and Arabella Gayton, of Leicester. KIA France. WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

GEE Private CHRISTOPHER DM2/171998. 565th Mechanical Transport Coy. Attd V1 Corps Heavy Artillery. 12th September 1917. Age 20. Son of Charles and Julia Gee, of Leicester DOW France. BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY, FICHEUX. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

GEORGE Flying Officer CLIFFORD RYLAND 135425 600 Sqdn. RAFVR 14th May 1943. Age 33. Son of James Ryland George and Ethel George, of Leicester; husband of Muriel Elizabeth Cooper George, of Leicester. B.A. (Oxon.). KIA North Africa. BONE WAR CEMETERY, ANNABA. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

GIBBS 2nd Lietenant W H H 329th Siege Bty. Ammunition Col. RASC 21st August 1918 Age 22. MC. Son of Mr. and Mrs. H. H. Gibbs, of Forest House, Shepshed, Loughborough. AIRE COMMUNAL CEMETERY. SHEPSHED CEMETERY

GIBSON Private HENRY BURN 28240 2nd btn South Staffs. 11.05.1918. Age 33. KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL. SOMERBY (ALL SAINTS) CHURCH BURIAL GROUND

GILLIAM Private JOSEPH HORACE 27157 1st Bn, Leicestershire Regt. 13th September 1917. Age 31. Son of Joseph & Rebecca Gilliam, Of The Bank, Church Street, Countesthorpe, Leics. DOW France. BETHUNE TOWN CEMETERY. COUNTESTHORPE

GIMSON Captain WALTER STANLEY Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 16th August 1917. Age 32. Awarded The Military Cross.Son of William Gimson, and Martha Gimson, of Leicester; husband of Isabel Beatrice Gimson, of 9, Forest Rd., Loughborough. KIA Ypres. BARD COTTAGE CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

GOODMAN Private HENRY 11605 7th bn Leics Regt 25th September 1916. Age 23. Son of Arthur & Isabella Goodman of 20 Coltan Street, Leicester. KIA France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

GORE Company Serjeant Major JOHN WILLIAM 240444. 1st/5th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment. KIA France. 8th June 1917. Age 28. Husband of Nellie Gore, of 13, Orchard St., Market Harborough. Native of Market Harborough, Leicestershire. Butty-Grenay Communal Cemetery, Allied Extension. MARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

GOULD Private EDWARD FRANCIS PS/7846. "D" Coy, 2oth Btn. Royal Fusiliers 20th July 1916. Age 32. Son of Alfred and Lydia Gould, of 13, Rutland Avenue, Leicester. KIA Somme, France. CATERPILLAR VALLEY CEMETERY, LONGUEVAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

GOWING Sub-Lieutenant ROY ARCHIBALD H.M.M.T.B. 776. RNVR 14th February 1945. Age 20. Son of Clifford Rowland and Alice Anne Elizabeth Gowing, of Leicester. KOAS. OOSTENDE NEW COMMUNAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

GRAYSON Private WILLIAM HENRY 2351 1st/4th Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 13th October 1915. Age 29. KIA Hohenzollern Redoubt, Loos. LOOS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

GREASLEY Private JAMES 12216 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regiment 15th September 1916. Age 42. KIA Ypres(inscription on memorial). Husband of Mercy Pickin. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER CITY (SAFFRON HILL) CEM

GREEN Lance Corporal WILLIAM JAMES 6540 18th (Queen Mary's Own) Hussars. DOW 17.10.1914 France age 29. Son of James and Mary Ann Green, of Earl Shilton; husband of Gertrude Fanny Woods (formerly Green), of The Post Office, Earl Shilton, Leicester. TROIS ARBRES CEMETERY, STEENWERCK. EARL SHILTON CONGREGATIONAL CHURCHYARD

GREEN Private ROLAND 4864409 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regiment 14th December 1941. Age 29. KIA Malaya. TAIPING WAR CEMETERY . LEICESTER CITY (SAFFRON HILL) CEM

GREEN Lieutenant RICHARD SCOTT 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 14th October 1915. age 20. KIA France. LOOS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

GREGORY Corporal WILLIAM JAMES 13139 8th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 25th September 1916. Age 20. Son of William James Gregory, of 105, Mountcastle Rd., Leicester. KIA Somme, France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY


GRIFFIN Private STANLEY CRAXFORD 14612 2nd Bn. Leicestershire Regt 6th September 1916. Age 20. Son of Frederick & Mary Ellen Griffin. KIA Mesopotamia. ARMARA WAR CEMETERY. WIGSTON CEMETERY

GRISTWOOD 2nd Lieutenant GEORGE HARRY 3rd Bn, attd, 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regt 16th September 1916. Age 24. Son of George and Eliza Gristwood, of 187, Uppingham Rd., Leicester. DOW Somme, France. GROVE TOWN CEMETERY, MEAULTE. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

GURNEY Private LEONARD OWEN 73702 90th Field Ambulance. RAMC 7th December 1917. Age 22. Son of George and Charlotte Gurney, of 99, Vulcan Rd., Leicester. DOW Belgium. MENDINGHAM MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HACKETT Private HARRY 45602 7th Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 28th October 1917. Age 31. Son of Mrs. E. Hackett, of 51, Green Lane Rd., Leicester; husband of Georgiana Hackett, of 14, Hart Rd., Leicester. KIA Ypres. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HALL Flying Officer CHARLES ERIC Royal Air Force, Accidently Killed 14.09.1945, Aged 24. KARACHI CEMETERY. SHEPSHED CEMETERY

HAMES Gunner JOHN ALBERT 77946 149th Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery. 22nd September 1917. KIA Belgium. VLAMERTINGHE NEW MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HARBY Private FRANK ERNEST 20389 8th Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 19th July 1917. Age 27. Born & Enlisted Leicester. KIA France. CROISILLES BRITISH CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HARDING 2nd Lieutenant SAMUEL COLLIS "18th" Coy, F Bn. Tank Corps 22nd August 1917. Age 23. Awarded Military Medal.Son of William Warrington Harding and Cary Louisa Harding, of 8, Belmont Villas, New Walk, Leicester. KIA Belgium. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HARMER Sergeant KENNETH WILFRED 1232350 619 Sqdn, RAFVR 22nd May 1944. Age 21. Son of the late Wilfrid George Harmer, and of Ellen Harmer of Leicester, and stepson of John Ward, of Foleshill. KIA UK. COVENTRY ST PAULS CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HARPER Private WILLIAM E 15346 5th Battalion Oxford & Bucks Light Infantry 15/05/1917 WARLINCOURT HALTE BRITISH CEMETERY, SAULTY. COALVILLE (HUGGLESCOTE) CEMETERY

HARRINGTON Able Seaman THOMAS P/JX 262731 HMS Arrow 9th/12th August 1943 Age 29. Son of Samuel and Elizabeth Ann Harrington, of Shepshed, Leicestershire; husband of Elsie Irene Harrington, of Shepshed. EL ALIA. CEMETERY SHEPSHED CEMETERY

HARRISON Private NORMAN CYRIL JOHN 41591 A Coy. 18th Bn. Manchester Regt. 13th June 1917. Age 20. Son of William & Sarah Jane Harrison, of Cottage Homes, Countesthorpe Leics. Died of gas poisoning near Ypres. HOP STORE CEMETERY. COUNTESTHORPE

HARRISON Private EDWARD GEORGE 285231 13th Btn. Welsh Regt. 25th August 1918. Age 20. Son of William Edward and Fanny Harrison, of 5, Roslyn St., Leicester. KIA France. VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HAYLOCK Captain HENRY 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 11th May 1915. Age 41. 3rd son of John William & Elizabeth Haylock of Leicester. Husband of Florance. KIA Belgium. PACKHORSE FARM SHRINE CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HENSHAW Gunner ALBERT ROBERT 1807577, 3 Maritime Regt. Royal Artillery, 04.08.1943. Age 22, Son of Albert & Mary Ann Henshaw of Market Bosworth. CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL. MARKET BOSWORTH (ST. PETER) CHURCHYARD

HERBERT Lance Bombadier WALTER ROY 962959 13th Anti Tank Regt, R.A 7th October 1944. Age 27. Son of William Walter and Annie Herbert, of Leicester. KIA ITALY. CORIANO RIDGE WAR CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HERRICK Lance Corporal ARTHUR JOHN 2368 Leicestershire Yeomanry 13th May 1915. Age 21. Son of John and Lucy Herrick, of 3, Thanet Gardens, Folkestone.( Later of Whetstone, Leics). KIA Battle of Frezenberg, Ypres. MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. WHETSTONE CEMETERY

HEXTALL Private LEONARD PERCIVAL 39118 15th Bn. Highland Light Infantry 11th June 1918. Age 20. Son of Ernest and Gertrude Hextall, of Leicester. DOW France. BAGNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY, GEZAINCOURT. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HICHENS Corporal SYDNEY HOWARD 1633399 RAFVR 14th September 1944. Age 38. KIA BELGIUM. ATH (LORETTE) COMMUNAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HICKLEY Private FRANCIS GEORGE 18304 6th Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 15th July 1916. Age 34. Son of Frank and M. A. Hickley, of Newlyn, Dominion Estate, Glenfield, Leicester; husband of Helen Elizabeth Hickley, of 95, Twycross St., Highfields, Leicester. DAOURS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HICKLING Gunner DAVID 144410 21st Bty. 2nd Bde. Royal Field Artillery 29/04/1918 Laid down his life at Ypres PERTH CEMETERY (CHINA WALL). COALVILLE (HUGGLESCOTE) CEMETERY

HILL Gunner ALGAR L/29071"D" Bty. 175th Bde. Royal Field Artillery KIA nr Messines. 7th June 1917. Age 21. Son of Albert and Lydia Hill, of 27, East St., Leicester. Strand Military Cemetery. OADBY CEMETERY

HILL Private J 72252 462nd Protection Coy, Royal Defence Corps. Late 30973 Leicestershire Regiment. 10th October 1918. Age 35. Husband of Nellie Hill, of 86, Wand St., Belgrave Rd., Leicester. Drowned after the SS Leinster was torpedoed. GRANGEGORMAN MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

HILL Trooper LESLIE 2624 Leicestershire Yeomanry. KIA Frezenberg, nr Ypres. 13th May 1915. Age 21. Son of Albert and Lydia Hill, of 27, East St., Leicester. Menin Gate Memorial. OADBY CEMETERY

HILLYER Private CHARLES 22063. 6th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment KIA Somme. 14th July 1916. Age 23. Son of Charles and Hannah Hillyer, of 141, Logan St., Market Harborough, Leicestershire. Thiepval Memorial. MARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

HINCHCLIFFE Private ALFRED 13989 8th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 3rd February 1916 Age 20. Son of Emma Hinchliffe, of Queen St., Shepshed, Loughborough. HUMBERCAMPS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. SHEPSHED CEMETERY

HIND Corporal HORACE WILLIAM 2548 1st 4th bt. Leics Regt 12th October 1915. Son of William & Lizzie Hind. KIA France. CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ. KNIGHTON (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

HINGSTON Captain FREDERICK LEONARD 1st Bn. Duke Of Cornwalls Light Infantry 26th April 1915. Age 37. Born at Leicester. Son of E. Hingston, of "St. Oswald's", Selwyn Rd., Eastbourne. KIA Ypres. POPERINGHE OLD MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HINSHELWOOD Major THOMAS RAF. D.S.C & D.F.C 16.06.1928. Grave with Family Stone. BILLESDON CEMETERY

HIPWELL L/Sergeant THOMAS HENRY 12765. . 8th Btn. Leicestershire Regt 15th July 1916. Age 19. Son of Thomas Henry and Elizabeth Jane Hipwell, of 136, Narborough Rd., Leicester. KIA Somme. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HIPWELL Corporal OLIVER THOMAS 22041 2nd Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 23rd July 1917. Son of Emma & the late George Arthur Hipwell. Died Mesopotamia. AMARA WAR CEMETERY. WIGSTON CEMETERY

HIPWELL Private SIDNEY CHARLES 242281 1st Bn. LEICESTERSHIRE REGT. 21st July 1918. Age 30. Son of Emma & the late George Arthur Hipwell. Husband of Lillian Hipwell of 44 Fairfield House, Welford Road, Wigston, Leics. KIA Belgium. KEMMEL No1 FRENCH CEMETERY. WIGSTON CEMETERY

HISCOX Signalman KENNETH CYRIL 2601039. 1st Div Sigs, Royal Corps of Signals KIA 24th July 1943, Age 20. Son of Arthur and Florence Ellen Hiscox, of Leicester. Medjez-el-Bab War Cemetery. KNIGHTON (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

HODGKINS Lieutenant JAMES PERCY 2nd/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 26 September 1917. Age 25. Son of James Henry & Sarah Hodgkins of Leicester. KIA Belgium. DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HODGKINSON Private JOSEPH 235028 7th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 24th October 1918 Age 26. Son of John and Martha Hodgkinson, of Shepshed; husband of Edith Annie Hodgkinson, of King's Rd., Shepshed, Leicestershire. AWOINGT BRITISH CEMETERY. SHEPSHED CEMETERY

HOLLINGSHEAD L/Bombadier PETER UPTON 7661707 78th Field Regt. Royal Artillery. 14th April 1944. Age 26. DOW Anzio. BEACH HEAD WAR CEMETERY, ANZIO. MELTON MOWBRAY (THORPE ROAD) CEMETERY

HOLMES L/Corporal ERNEST 2192 Leicestershire Yeomanry 13th May 1915. Age 22. Son of John & Ann Jane Holmes of Leicester. KIA Ypres. MEMIN GATE MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HOLMES Private WILLIAM 28632 1st Bn. Grenadier Guards. 7th December 1917. Age 37. DOW France. ROCQUIGNY-EQUANCOURT ROAD BRITISH CEMETERY, MANANCOURT. WIGSTON CEMETERY

HOLT WILLIAM 23.11.1921. Age 34, Died of disease contracted in WW1 COLE-ORTON (or COLEORTON) (ST. JOHN'S) CHURCHYARD

HOLYOAK Driver ALBERT VICTOR DM2/224762. 66th Div. Mechanical Transport Coy. ASC 2nd May 1918. Age 32. Husband of Annie Holyoak, of 8, Lancaster St., New Evington, Leicester. DOW France. BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HOOK Guardsmam WILLIAM OWEN 2621430. 5th Bn. Grenadier Guards KIA Italy. 30/1 January 1917. Age 36. Son of James William and Edith Jane Hook, of Market Harborough, Leicestershire; husband of Frances Helena Hook, of Market Harborough. Anzio War Cemetery. MARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

HOPKINS LIEUTENANT THOMAS THEO 295725 2nd/5th Leicestershire Regiment 23rd September 1944. Age 29. Son of John Harry and Emma Lawton Hopkins, of Ibstock, Leicestershire. CORIANO RIDGE WAR CEMETERY. XVII, F, 4. IBSTOCK (ST. DENYS) CHURCHYARD

HORNER Private BERTRAM EDWIN 23309 152nd Bn. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 9th December 1916. Age 23. Son of William Horner of 144 Melton Road, Leicester. KIA France. REGINA TRENCH CEMETERY. His brother Thomas also fell. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

HORNER Private THOMAS WILLIAM 5037 1st/4th bn Leics Regt 6th July 1916. Age 24. Son of William Horner of 144 Melton Road, Leicester. BIENVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY. His brother Bertram also fell. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

HORTON Lance Corporal ERIC 7680 2nd Bn. Honourable Artillery Company 26th October 1918. Aged 20. Son of Thomas and Mary A. Horton, of 6, Park Crescent, Torquay. TEZZE BRITISH CEMETERY. KIBWORTH CEMETERY

HUBBARD Lance Corporal OLIVER 16243 6th bt. Leics Regt 4th May 1917. Son of Fred & Sarah Hubbard. DOW France. BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY. FICHEUX. ENDERBY (ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST) CHURCHYARD

HUBBARD Private GEORGE SAMUEL 23708 1st Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 15th September 1916. Age 26. Born Barrow on Soar. Enlisted Leicester. KIA Delville Wood, Somme, France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HUBBARD Private JOSIAH 55553 11th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers 15th June 1918. Age 36. Son of Caroline and William Hubbard, of Leicester; husband of Florence Helena Hubbard, of 29, Havelock Street, Leicester. KIA Italy. MAGNABOSCHI BRITISH CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HUBBARD Private JAMES 38268 2nd/6th Bn Gloustershire Regt. 02.12.1917. Age 37. KIA FRANCE. CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL. SOMERBY (ALL SAINTS) CHURCH BURIAL GROUND

HUCKERBY Private ALFRED ERNEST 38682 2nd/6th Lancashire Fusiliers 24th March 1918. Age 20. Son of John Huckerby of 5 Bull Head Street, Wigston, Leics. And the late Harriet Huckerby. KIA France. HONNECHY BRITISH CEMETERY. WIGSTON CEMETERY

HUGHES 2nd Lieutenant GEORGE WILLIAM VICTOR 2nd/5th King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 27th November 1917. Age 19. Son of John Henry & Olive May Hughes of Leicester. KIA France. CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HULME Private JOHN 60599 2nd/5th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) 21st March 1918. Age 26. Only son of Olivia Hulme, of 19, Saxby St., Leicester, and the late William Henry Hulme. KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

HURST Private ALBERT 33180 9th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers. 23rd April 1917. Age 32. Son of George & Harriett Hurst (of Wigston Magna, Leics ?) KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL. WIGSTON CEMETERY

HYSLOP Acting Sergeant ROBERT EDWARD 28708 2nd Bn. Suffolk Regt. 21st November 1916. Age 27. Son of Robert Hyslop, of Leicester; husband of M. Hyslop, of "Elthwaite," Morris St., Sheringham, Norfolk. KIA somme, France. VARENNES MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ILLSTON Driver J B (Bert) 263 1st/1st Leicester Battery. Royal Horse Artillery 12th February 1917. Age 24. Son of John Branston Illston and Lucy Illston, of 26, Cranmer St., Hinckley Rd., Leicester. KIA Egypt. KANTARA WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

INGLESANT Serjeant JOHN HERBERT 2591 1st 4th bn Leics Regt 22nd September 1916. Age 26. Son of John Herbert and Annie Inglesant, of 344, Humberstone Rd., Leicester. DOW France. BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, NORD. His brother Thomas George Inglesant also fell. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

INGLESANT 2nd Lieutenant THOMAS GEORGE 7th bn Sherwood Foresters 20th August 1916. Age 25. Son of John Herbert and Annie Inglesant, of 344, Humberstone Rd., Leicester. KIA France. BELLACOURT MILITARY CEMETERY, RIVIERE. His brother, John Herbert Inglesant also fell. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

IRONS Private WALTER LESLIE 14/04/6082 Pioneer Corps. 15/10/1945 Died of wounds in Austria. KLAGENFURT WAR CEMETERY COALVILLE (HUGGLESCOTE) CEMETERY

JACKSON HAROLD 18.10.1916. Age 22. Fell in Action SHACKERSTONE (ST. PETER) CHURCHYARD

JARRATT L/Sergeant HARRY W. E 7011 No 3 Coy, 2nd Bn, Colstream Guards 4th February 1915. Age 25. Son of Isaac & Mary Jarratt, Of Church Street, Countesthorpe, Leics. KIA Cuinchy, France. CUINCHY COMMUNAL CEMETERY. COUNTESTHORPE

JARVIS Corporal WELLESLEY 436411. 7th Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment. (Prince Of Wales Own) DOW France. 31st October 1917. Age 22. Son of Margaret Jarvis (now Heath), and the late Denzil J. Jarvis, of Leicester. (Lost on the Titanic). Wimereux Communal Cemetery. KNIGHTON (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

JENNINGS Private ARTHUR 201879 A Coy 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt 17th October 1918. Age 23. Son of Fred and Amy Jennings, of 130, Knighton Rd., Aylestone Park, Leicester. KIA FRANCE. FRESNOY-LE-GRAND COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. LEICESTER CITY (SAFFRON HILL) CEM

JOHNSON Sergeant ERIC HAROLD 657936 RAFVR 5th January 1943 Age 23. Son of Harold S. Johnson and Grace Johnson, of Ratby, Leicestershire, England. Killed Canada. OTTAWA MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

JOHNSON Company Sergeant Major FRANK 1385 5th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 1st July 1916 Age 21. Son of Albert Ernest and Jane Ellen Johnson, of Plevna Cottage, Leicester Rd., Shepshed, Leicestershire.FONCQUEVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY. SHEPSHED CEMETERY

JOHNSON Private ERNEST EDWARD DANIEL 2562 Leicestershire Yeomanry 13th May 1915. Age 25. Son of Daniel & Ada Johnson, of 10 Newgate End, Wigston Magna, Leics. KIA Battle of Frezenberg, 2nd Ypres. MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. WIGSTON CEMETERY

JONES Sergt Major ARTHUR 52942 150th field coy. R.E Awarded the DCM. 1st May 1918. Age 48. Husband of Annie Jones of 20 Malin Road, Malin Bridge Sheffield. KIA France. Esquelbecq Military Cem. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

JONES Private JOHN W17783. 3rd Bn. Coldstream Guards DOW France. 3rd September 1917. Age 28. Son of Anne Maria Jones, Sister of Carrie Elizabeth Palmer nee Jones. Wimereux Communal Cemetery. MARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

JORDAN WILLIAM ALBERT SHEPSHED CEMETERY

JORDAN Private ROWLAND 202812 2nd/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 25th March 1918. Age 31. Husband of Clara Jordan, 223 Saffron Lane, Aylestone Park, Leicester. Son of Thomas & Harriett Jordan. Of Wigston, Leics. KIA France. BAC-DU-SUD BRITISH CEMETERY, BAILLEUL VAL. WIGSTON CEMETERY

JUBA Private HENRY 419335 2nd/2nd (North Midland) Field Ambulance. Royal Army Medical Corps 26th September 1917. Age 34. Son of James and Sarah Ann Juba, of 17, Aylestone Rd., Leicester. KIA Belgium. NEW IRISH FARM CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

KEENE Private ARNOLD VICTOR 75833 7th Bn. Royal Fusiliers 3rd April 1918. Age 19. Son of Charles E. and Emma Jane Keene, of Bardon Croft, Knighton Rise, Leicester. KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

KENNEY Private JOSEPH 38931 1st Bn. Lincolnshire Regt. 25th January 1918. Age 39. Son of Albert and Anne Kenney, of Cosby; husband of Emily Annie Kenney, of Portland St., Cosby, Leicester. KIA France. EPEHY WOOD FARM CEMETERY, EPEHY. COSBY CEMETERY

KENNEY Private FRANCIS 19134869 2nd Bn. Royal Leicestershire Regiment. 25th October 1947. Age . KIA Palastine. Son of Francis & Emma Kenney. RAMLEH WAR CEMETERY. LEICESTER CITY (SAFFRON HILL) CEM

KENNEY Corporal GEORGE WILLIAM 10897 7th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 17th July 1916. Age 24. Son of the late Mark and Elizabeth Kenney, of "Sunnyside", Whetstone, Leicester. KIA Somme, France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. WHETSTONE CEMETERY

KENT Private SIDNEY ARTHUR 16948. 7th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment DOW France. 27th August 1917. Age 39. Son of the late Thomas and Elizabeth Parrott Kent, of Market Harborough; husband of Edith Emily Kent, of 8, Farnley St., Laisterdyke, Bradford, Yorks. Fienvillers British Cemetery. MARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

KETTEL Rifleman J. H. MALCOLM 99578 6th Btn. The Kings ( Liverpool Regiment) 11th October 1918. Age 19. Son of Mrs. S. A. Kettel, of 8, Church St., Leicester. DOW, NEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

KIRBY Private REG 102273 41st Battalion Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 28th March 1918 Age 29. Husband of Ethel M. Kirby, of 30, Oakley Avenue, Shepshed, Leics. ONTARIO CEMETERY, SAINS-LES-MARQUION. SHEPSHED CEMETERY

KIRK Lance Corporal EDWARD ARTHUR 24057 9th bt. Leics Regt 3rd May 1917. 27. Age Son of Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Kirk, of 20, Thurcaston Rd., Belgrave, Leicester.KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL. His brother George Thomas also fell. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

KIRK Private GEORGE THOMAS 24060 9th bt. Leics Regt 25th September 1916. Son of Edward & Sarah Kirk of 20 Thurcaston Road, Belgrave, Leicester. KIA France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. His brother Edward Arthur Kirk also fell. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

KIRKHAM Private SYDNEY THOMAS 67222 7th inf Lab Coy. Durham Light Infantry. Trans to 22464 38th Coy. Labour Corps. 8th September 1918. Age 36. Son of Arthur & Ann Kirkham. Husband of Clara Emma Kirkham of 30 Factory Road, Hinckley. KIA Belgium. LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY. HINCKLEY CEMETERY

KIRKMAN Private CHARLES FREDERICK 79214 31st Bn. Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regt.) 26th September 1916. Age 26. Son of Mrs. A. E. Kirkman, of Redclyfle House, 352, Aylestone Rd., Leicester, England & the late J W Kirkman of Cosby. Leics. KIA France. VIMY MEMORIAL. COSBY ST MICHAELS CHURCHYARD

KNIGHT Private ALBERT WILLIAM 20778 2nd Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 6th April 1916. Age 34. Father of Mr B. J. Knight of 22 Bull Head Street, Wigston Magna, Leicestershire. Son of the late Thomas & Harriet Knight. Born Brierley Yorks. KIA Mesopotamia. BASRA MEMORIAL. WIGSTON CEMETERY

KNIGHT Captain LESLIE 7th October 1930. Age 29. Son of Ernest & Gertrude Knight. Drowned in Aboukir Bay, Egypt. WIGSTON CEMETERY

LACEY Private WILLIAM THOMAS Royal Marines Light Infantry 8th August 1914. Age 19. Son of Arthur & Elizabeth Lacey of Leicester. Died Malta. ROYAL NAVAL CEMETERY, MALTA.  LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

LATHBURY Private JOHN CYRIL 2532 Leicestershire Yeomanry 10th January 1916. Age 19. Youngest Son of Mrs. Adelaide Lathbury & the late Charles Lathbury of Leicester. KIA France. LOOS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

LEESON Private WILLIAM 2369 C Coy. 1st/4th Btn. Northamptonshire Regt. 27th September 1917. Age 19. Only son of William and Elizabeth Leeson, of 17, College Avenue, Leicester. Died Malta. PIETA MILITARY CEMETERY, MALTA. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

LENNARD Lieutenant SAMUEL FREDERICK 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 30th March 1916. Age 21. Son of Samuel and Annie Lennard, of Leicester. His brother also Fell. KIA France. ECOIVRES MILITARY CEMETERY, MONT-ST-ELOI. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

LENNARD 2nd Lieutenant EDWARD WOOD 4th Bn. Attd. 1st Bn. Royal Irish Rifles 30th November 1917. Age 26. Son of Samuel and Annie Lennard, of Leicester. His brother also Fell. KIA Ypres. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

LESLIE 2nd. Lieut Alexander William4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. DOW (France) 23/4/1917 Age 24. Son of Walter William & Harriet Leslie of Loughborough. Barlin Communal Cemetery Extension, France. LOUGHBOROUGH (LEICESTER ROAD) CEMETERY

LESTER Flight Lieutenant CHARLES MACKENZIE 37109 22nd Sqdn. RAF 9th May 1940. age ?. Son of Charles W. and Isabella Lester; husband of Noel Mabel Lester, of Leicester. KIA. RUNNYMEADE MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

LEWITT Private LEONARD ARTHUR 29317 15th Field Ambulance. RAMC 28th June 1918. Age 20. Son of Arthur William and Ellen Maud Lewitt, of Leicester. KIA France. TANNAY BRITISH CEMETERY. THIENNES. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

LISTER Private CYRIL HARRY 103599 10th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment 20th August 1918. Age 18. Son of Albert Henry and Eliza Lister, of 14, Rowsley St., Leicester. KIA France. BAGNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY, GEZAINCOURT. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

LOCK Private ALBERT EDWARD 44751 4th Btn. Lincolnshire Regt. 15th April 1918. Age 19. Son of Albert and Alice Lock, of 127, Church Gate, Leicester. KIA Belgium. PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

LOGAN Lieutenant Hugh Leicestershire Yeomanry 24th February 1919. Age 33. Son of Maud A. Logan and the late John W. Logan; husband of Phyllis Logan, of "Tresco", Hewlett Rd., Cheltenham, Glos. Born at East Langton, Market Harborough. Tournai Communal Cemetery Allied Extension. CHURCH LANGTON (ST. PETER) CHURCH

LORD Private FREDERICK 16669 9th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment. 25.09.1916. KIA France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. HINCKLEY (BARWELL) CEMETERY

LUMLEY Trooper RALPH EDWARD 7914038 9th Queens Royal Lancers. Royal Armoured Corps. 23.01.1942. Age 21. Son of Edward Dawson Lumley & Mary Ann Lumley of Loughborough Leics. KIA Middle East. ALAMEIN MEMORIAL. BARROW-UPON-SOAR CEMETERY

MANDERS Private JOHN 12035 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 15/03/1915 Age 28 Son of Henry and Fanny Elizabeth Manders; husband of Daisy Manders, of 151, Belvois Rd., Coalville, Leicester. BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY. COALVILLE (HUGGLESCOTE) CEMETERY

MANSELL Rifleman CORNELIUS 1142 2nd Btn. Kings Royal Rifle Corps. 31st October 1914. Age 36. Husband of Maria Mansell, of 70, Kensington St., Leicester. KIA Ypres. MENIN GATE MEMORIAL, LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

MARKHAM Private JOHN HAYDN 1470 1st/4th Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 7th May 1915. Age 21. Son of John Robert and Ada Markham, of 53 1/2, Upper Conduit St., Leicester. KIA Belgium. PACKHORSE FARM SHRINE CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

MARKHAM Private WALTER 329676th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment. KIA France. 3rd May 1917. Age 41. Son of the late Richard and Matilda Markham; husband of Millicent Markham, of London Rd., Oadby, Leicester. ARRAS MEMORIAL. OADBY CEMETERY

MARSTON Private TOM 16189 11th bn. Leics Regt, formerly 6th Bn. 21st March 12918. Age 25. Son of Jonathan and Alice Marston, of 35, Moores Rd., Leicester. KIA France. H.A.C CEMETERY, ECOUST-ST MEIN. (Originally buried in Queant German Cemetery. Mem 30.) LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

MARTIN Leading Aircraftman ARTHUR ROBERT 528493 113th Squadron R.A.F 4th April 1940. Age 31. Son of Robert Charles and Ellen Elizabeth Martin, of Leicester. KOAS France. LAIGUILLON-SUR-MER COMMUNAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

MARTIN Private HERBERT PHIPPS 20298. 1st Bn. Coldstream Guards. 17th May 1918. Age 33. Son of Thomas and Selina Ann Martin, of Medbourne, Leicestershire; husband of Grace Martin, of Glaston, Uppingham, Leicestershire. NIEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY. MEDBOURNE (ST. GILES) CHURCHYARD

MARVIN Flying Officer J. H Royal Air Force, 02.02.1955., Age 25 SHEPSHED CEMETERY

MASON Private T. W 45779 11th Btn. Lincolnshire Regt. Transf. To 29698, 50th Coy, Labour Corps. 23rd September 1918. Age 42. Son of the late Thomas & Mary Mason of Leicester. KIA France. LA TARGETTE BRITISH CEMETERY, NEUVILLE-ST. VAAST. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

MASON Private JACK 5891841 5th Bn. Northamptonshire Regt. 26th February 1943. Age 19. Son of Joseph & Evelyn Mason of Wigston, Leics. KIA Tunisia. MEDJEZ-EL-BAB WAR CEMETERY. WIGSTON CEMETERY

MATLOCK Private JOHN LAWRENCE 49560 3rd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 6th September 1918 Age 20. Son of Thomas and Ada Mary Matlock, of 12, Nottingham Rd., Shepshed, Loughborough. SCARBOROUGH (DEAN ROAD) CEMETERY. SHEPSHED CEMETERY

MATTHEWS Corporal EDMUND CHARLES 12865 1st Bn. Irish Guards. 27th August 1918. Age 38. Awarded the Military Medal. Son of John Matthews; husband of Mrs. F. A. Matthews, of 24, Westcotes Drive, Leicester. KIA France. MORY ABBEY MILITARY CEMETERY, MORY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

MATTHEWS Private FRANCIS HERBERT 1765 Leicestershire Yeomanry KIA Frezenberg nr Ypres. 13th May 1915. Age 20. Son of Herbert and Elizabeth Matthews, of Myrtle Cottage, Gilmorton, Rugby. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL. GILMORTON (ALL SAINTS) CHURCHYARD

MATTHEWS Corporal NORMAN LESLIE 2131586 583 Field Coy. Royal Engineers. KIA 25th August 1944. Age 35. Son of Charles Henry and Alice Matthews, of Gilmorton, Leicestershire; husband of Clarice Matthews, of Gilmorton. ST. DESIR WAR CEMETERY. GILMORTON (ALL SAINTS) CHURCHYARD

MAYCOCK Private FREDERICK ERNEST 6059 1st/8th Bn. Durham Light Infantry. Died 8th March 1917. Age 38. Son of John Maycock, of Market Harborough, Leicester; Heath Cemetery, HarbonnieresMARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

MAYCOCK Lance Corporal JOHN ARTHUR 19568 1st/5th Bn. Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Awarded MM. KIA Italy. 9th September 1918. Age 33. Son of John Maycock, of Market Harborough, Leicester; husband of Amy Maycock, of Rokeby Cottage, Bennett Street, Rugby, Warwickshire. Barenthal Military Cemetery.MARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

McCullagh Ordinary Signalman JOHN AUGUSTUS D/JX 172327. HMS Prince of Wales, Royal Navy 10th December 1941. Age 29. Son of John and Martha McCullagh, of Aylestone, Leicester. Lost at Sea. PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL LEICESTER CITY (SAFFRON HILL) CEM

MILLER Lance Corporal HORACE WILFRED 1479 1st/5th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 10th September 1915 Age 22. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL SHEPSHED CEMETERY

MILLINGTON Able Seaman GEORGE ERNEST 195050 (RFR/PO/B/1710). H.M.S. "Good Hope." 1st November 1914. Age 33. Son of William & Julia Millington, Husband of Alice Maud Millington, of 21, Redcross St., Leicester. PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

MOORE Private JOHN WILFRED 2376 Leicestershire Yeomanry 15th January 1915. Age 18. Son of Thomas S. L. and Kate Moore, of "Bennington," Stoughton Rd., Stoneygate, Leicester. KIA France. LONGUENESSE (ST OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

MOORE Private HERBERT 14556341 6th Battalion Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment 25th October 1944 Age 19. Son of Walter and Gertrude Lily Moore, of Shepshed, Leicestershire. SANTERNO VALLEY WAR CEMETERY SHEPSHED CEMETERY

MOORHOUSE Able Seaman JOSEPH GORDON 212425 HMS Recruit, 9th August 1917. Son of Joseph & the late Sarah Frances Moorhouse, of 39 Leicester Street, Melton Mowbray, Leics. Lost at sea. PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL. MELTON MOWBRAY (THORPE ROAD) CEMETERY

MORRIS Lieutenant DEREK JOHN 235673 7th bt. Leics Regt 10th July 1944. Age 22. Son of John Wilfred and Millicent Morris, of Westcotes Drive, Leicester. DOW Burma. TAUKKYAN WAR CEMETERY. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

MOSS Lietanant GERALD ALEX 19th Bn. attd. 2nd Bn. Manchester Regiment 10th August 1918 Age 19. Son of Charles Moss, of Thurcaston Manor, Leicester. VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL SHEPSHED CEMETERY

MOULD Private TOM 25390 7th Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 1st October 1916 Age 26. Second son of Margaret and the late Tom Mould of Leicester. Brother of Mr. H. Mould, of 3, Houghton St., Leicester. KIA Gueudecourt, Somme France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

MUSSON Private GEORGE 5th November 1916. Age 27. Son of George & Mary Musson. (poss 24894, 8th Bn, South Staffs. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL) MELTON MOWBRAY (THORPE ROAD) CEMETERY

NEAL Corporal FRANK SIDNEY 40606 1st Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 27th September 1916. Age 20. Son of J. and E. Neal, of 92, Melrose St., Leicester. KIA Somme, France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

NEGUS Private PERCY CHARLES 30576 9th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 9th May 1917. Age 29. Son of James Henry and Clara Negus, of 46, Evington St., Leicester; husband of the late Lilian M. Negus. DOW France. ST. LEGER BRITISH CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

NEWBERY Private ARTHUR DRACKLEY 235076 1st Bn. North Staffordshire Regt. 29th June 1917. Age 32. KIA Ypres. MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

NEWBY Private JACK 19659 24th Coy Machine Gun Corps (inf). 06.03.1917. Age25. Son of Jane & John Newby. KIA Neuve Chapelle. HEM FARM MILITARY CEMETERY. HEM-MONACU. BARROW-UPON-SOAR CEMETERY

NEWTON Private GEORGE H 18358 2nd Bn. Coldstream Guards. KIA 27.08.1918 in France age 27. MORY STREET MILITARY CEMETERY, ST LEGER. EARL SHILTON CONGREGATIONAL CHURCHYARD

NICHOLS Private ALBIN 202920 1st 4th bt. Leics Regt 22nd April 1917. KIA France. MAZINGARBE COMMUNAL CEM EXT HINCKLEY CEMETERY

NICHOLS Private L J 165918 RAF 30th July 1925, Age 26. MOD STONE HINCKLEY CEMETERY

NICHOLS Private THOMAS 2652 1st 5th bt. Leics Regt 1st July 1916. Age 26. Son of Ernest & Charlotte Nichols. KIA Somme, France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. HINCKLEY CEMETERY

NICHOLS Private LIONEL WALTER 202598 A Coy, 2nd Bn. Royal Sussex Regt. 5th July 1917. Age 21. Only son of Walter E. C. and Florence Nichols, of 15, Evington Rd., Leicester. KIA belgium. RAMSCAPPELLE ROAD MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

NIELD Gunner CHRISTOPHER PHILLIP 24405249 Royal Horse Artillery. 11.01.1978. Age 29. MOD STONE GROBY (SS. PHILIP AND JAMES) CHURCHYARD

NOBLE Private WILLIAM 42561 2nd Bn. Essex Regt. 19th April 1918. Age 33. Son of Mary Noble of Leicester. KIA France. LOOS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

NOBLE Private WALTER 203225 1st/4th Bn. Lincolnshire Regt 8th June 1917. Age 32. Son of Harry & Eliza Noble of 5 Welford Road, Wigston, Leics. KIA Lens. ARRAS MEMORIAL. WIGSTON CEMETERY

ODAMES Able Seaman FREDERICK CHARLES Bristol Z/5585. SS ST Fillans.RNVR. 30th May 1918. Age 32. Son of Thomas Moore Odames and Anne Amelia Odames, of 208, East Park Rd., Leicester. Died Gibraltar. GIBRALTAR NORTH FRONT CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

OLIVE Corporal JOHN EDWIN 200497 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 3rd October 1918. Age 39. Only son of Ann & the late John Olive of Cosby, Leics. KIA France. BELLICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY. COSBY CEMETERY

OLIVER Gunner GEORGE H 1690328 3rd Maritime Reg't. Royal Artilliery 16th August 1944. Age 35. Lost at sea. Son of Charles Edward and Emma Maria Oliver; husband of Elizabeth Oliver, of Leicester. CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL LEICESTER CITY (SAFFRON HILL) CEM

ORDISH Private J W 241146 8th Battalion Northumberland Fusiliers 27 February 1918 Age 22 Interred at Mazingarde Son of Mrs. E. Ordish, of Cockspur Row, Donisthorpe, Burton-on-Trent. PHILOSOPHE BRITISH CEMETERY, MAZINGARBE DONISTHORPE CEMETERY

ORSON 2nd Lieutenant JOHN TOM 4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt 21st March 1918. Age 26. Husband of Mabel Emmie Orson, of 54, Ashbourne St., Leicester. KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

OVERTON Private FREDERICK CYRIL 7751 2nd Btn. Leicestershire Regt 25th September 1915. Age 27. Son of Samuel & the late Sarah Mahala Overton of Leicester. KIA France. LOOS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

PAGE Driver GEORGE M/38430. 44th Aux, Steam & Petrol Coy. ASC ? 24th March 1918. Age 26. Son of the late Charles Havelock & Sarah Elizabeth Page of Leicester. KIA Somme France. ROSIERES BRITISH CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

PAGEPilot OfficerPETER JOHN143377106 Squadron. RAFVRKIA 25/26th June 1943. Age 22. Son of Alfred and Lilian Page; husband of Joan Marjorie Glenn Page, of Glen Hills, Blaby, Leicestershire. HARDERWIJK GENERAL CEMETERYGILMORTON (ALL SAINTS) CHURCHYARD

PAINTER Private THOMAS HAROLD 242602 1st/5th Btn. Leicestershire Regt. Formerly 3644 Leicestershire Yeomanry. 24th May 1917. Age 20. Son of Thomas John and Maria Painter, of "Rose Villa," Belvoir Drive, Aylestone, Leicester. KIA France. BULLY-GRENAY COMMUNAL CEMETERY, BRITISH EXTENSION. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

PAINTER Private FRANK 41138 8th Btn. Kings Own (Royal Lancaster Regt) 23rd August 1918. Age 19. Son of Thomas John and Maria Painter, of "Rose Villa," Belvoir Drive, Aylestone, Leicester. KIA France. VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

PALMERLieutenantGEOFFREY153rd Coy. Royal Engineers9th November 1915. Age 34. Son of Charles and Mary Ann Palmer, of Market Harborough. FONCQUEVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERYMARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

PALMER2nd LieutenantPERCY ROGERSRoyal Flying Corps. Formerly 10th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment.Awarded MC. Killed In Airial Combat, 25th May 1915. Age 19. Son of W E & M J Palmer. VIS-EN-ARTOIS BRITISH CEMETERY, HAUCOURTMARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

PARKES Private WILLIAM J 20188 1st Bn. Royal Berkshire Regt. 3rd August 1916. Age 21. Adopted son of George Joseph & Harriett Illston of Leicester. KIA France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

PATRICK Private SIDNEY 419041 3rd/2nd attd.2nd/3rd (Northumberland) Field Ambulance. 25th September 1917. Age 33. Son of Benjamin and Ann Patrick; husband of Beatrice Lilian Patrick, of 91, Westbourne St., Belgrave Rd., Leicester. KIA Belgium. WELTJE FARM CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

PAWLEY L/Corporal JOHN 201259 2nd/4th Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 3rd October 1917. Age 22. Son of Albert and Emily Pawley, of 24, Harrison Rd., Leicester. KIA Belgium. MENDINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

PAYNE Private WILLIAM 40588 1st bt Leics Regt 16th February 1917. Age 18. Grandson of Jarvis & Elizabeth Smith. KIA France. VERMELLES BRITISH CEMETERY. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

PEACHPrivateCLAUDE T2031381st/5th Bn. Durham Light InfantryKIA France. 22nd March 1918. Age 37. Son of Thomas and Christiana Peach, of Foscott House, Little Bowden, Market Harborough. POZIERES MEMORIALMARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

PEACH Company Quartermaster Serjeant TOM 13994 "C" Company 8th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 10th June 1917 Age 24. Son of Thomas and Jane Peach, of Bridge St., Shepshed, Loughborough. ST. LEGER BRITISH CEMETERY SHEPSHED CEMETERY

PeberdyPrivateReginald Arthur238421st/5th Bn. Leicestershire RegimentKIA Lens. 28th June 1917. Age 24. Son of Alfred and Emma Peberdy, of St. Thomas's Rd., Great Glen, Leicestershire. Noeux-les-Mines Communal CemeteryGREAT GLEN (ST. CUTHBERT) CHURCHYARD

PEGG Private JOHN ARTHUR 15279 9th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 21/02/1916 Age 25 Son of Arthur and Ellen Pegg, of 20, Crescent Rd., Hugglescote, Leicestershire. BIENVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY COALVILLE (HUGGLESCOTE) CEMETERY (NEW)

PEGG Lieutenant KENNETH HUGH 3rd Bn, attd, 2st Bn. Leicestershire Regt 20th February 1916. Age 24. Son of the late Abraham Pegg of Leicester. KIA Mesopotamia. BASRA MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

PEPPER Private T 241292 11th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 03/06/1918 ESQUELBECQ MILITARY CEMETERY SHEPSHED CEMETERY

PERCIVAL Sergeant SAMUEL 4859908 2/5th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment KIA 30.08.1944. Age 25. Son of John William and Jessie Percival, of Groby, Leicestershire. KIA. MONTECCHIO WAR CEMETERY. GROBY (SS. PHILIP AND JAMES) CHURCHYARD

PERKINS 2nd Lieut. Albert 149th Coy. Machine Gun CorpsKIA 4/10/1917 Age 27 . Son of Harry & Phoebe Perkins of Loughborough. Husband of Mary Perkins of Ludlow House Cumberland Rd., L'boro. Duhallow A.D.S. Cemetery, Belgium. LOUGHBOROUGH (LEICESTER ROAD) CEMETERY

PERKINS Lance Corporal Ernest George 22120"A" Coy, 11th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment DOW 29th April 1918. Age 29. Son of James and Mary Elizabeth Perkins, of 6, Beaumont St., Oadby, Leicester. Esquelbecq Military Cemetery. OADBY CEMETERY

PERKINS Private HERBERT 81319 49th Field Amb. R.A.M.C 21st August 1918. Son of John & Annie Perkins. DOW France. BAGNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY, GEZAINCOURT. KNIGHTON (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

PHIPPS Gunner JOHN THOMAS 176204 211 siege bat. R.G.A 25th October 1918. Son of John & Annie Phipps. KIA France. ST SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION. ROUEN. KNIGHTON (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

PHIPPS Sapper SIDNEY J B 103544 106th Field Coy. RE. 23rd March 1918. Age 36. Son of John and Alice Phipps, of Leicester; husband of Lily Gaccon (formerly Phipps), of 8, Agincourt Rd., Penylan, Cardiff. DOW France. DERNANCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

PHIPPS Boy 1st Class JOHN WILLIAM J/39942. HMS Black Prince. 31st May 1916. Age 17. Grandson of Elizabeth Phipps. KIA Battle of Jutland. PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL. WIGSTON CEMETERY

PICK Private ARTHUR VICTOR 1638 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 13th October 1915. Age 20. Son of Arthur and Sarah Ann Pick, of 14, Melton St., Leicester. MIA Loosm, France. LOOS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

PICKARD Captain JAMES EASTWOOD 62268 2nd 5th bt. Leics Regt 22nd February 1943. Son of James & Ethel Pickard of Leicester. Husband of Kathleen Ackroyd Pickard. KIA Tunisia. ENFIDAVILLE WAR CEMETERY. KNIGHTON (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

PICKERING Private JAMES 48858 1st/5th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 29th September 1918 Age 20 BUSIGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION DONISTHORPE CEMETERY

PLUMMER Sapper FRED 2005889 1st Btn. Canadian Engineers. 2nd November 1918. Age 35. Son of William and Annie Plummer, of Leicester, England; husband of Rose Edith Plummer, of 143, Joseph St, Victoria, British Columbia. Died France. LA SENTINELLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

POLLARD Private HENRY GEORGE 260056 1st/6th Bn. South Staffordshire Regt. 29th September 1918. Age 25. Son of Mr. J. H. and Mrs. T. Pollard, of 21, Tynell St., Leicester. KIA CANAL-DU-NORD, France. JEANCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

POLLARD Trooper GEORGE THOMAS 7906980 H.Q. Sqn. 23rd Hussars. Royal Armoured Corps. 30th June 1944. Age 26. Son of William Thomas & Ethel Mary Pollard, Husband of Joyce Pollard, of Melton Mowbray, Leics. DOW Normandy. RYES WAR CEMETERY, BAZENVILLE. MELTON MOWBRAY (THORPE ROAD) CEMETERY

POPPLE Private ALBERT JOSEPH HEALEY 11396 7th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 14th July 1916. Age 35. Son of the late John & Caroline Popple of Leicester. KIA Somme, France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

PORTER Private FRED 33723 2nd Btn. Yorkshire Regt. 22nd September 1917. Age 37. Son of William and Ellen Porter, of Leicester; husband of Maud Porter, of 18, Grove Rd., Leicester. KIA Belgium. DERRY HOUSE CEMETERY NO2. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

PRATT Lance Corporal Frederick 303147th Bn, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers KIA nr Ypres. 16th August 1917. Age 31. Husband of Mrs. H. E. Pratt, of Mount Rd., Oadby, Leicestershire. Dochy Farm New British Cemetery. OADBY CEMETERY

PRESTON Private GEORGE EDWARD 53699 79th coy. M.G.C 28th February 1917. Age 29. Son of George and Sarah Ann Preston, of 45, Canon St., Melton Rd., Leicester. Died Greece. DOIRAN MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

PRESTON 2nd Lieutenant THOMAS HARRY 4th Bn. North Staffordshire Regt. 30th September 1918. Age 23. Son of George and Ada Beatrice Preston, of "Western Hotel." Leicester. KIA Belgium. LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

PROCTOR L/CORPORAL GEORGE MELVILLE 20003 2nd Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 6th June 1916. Age 22. Son of Arthur & Elizabeth Proctor. Of 4 Leicester Road, Great Wigston, Leics. Born Wigston, Leics. Enlisted Leicester. Died Mesopotamia. ARMARA WAR CEMETERY. WIGSTON CEMETERY

PYNE Private JOSEPH 35177 15th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment 23rd August 1916. Age 33. Son of the late G. R. and Susan Pyne, of 17, Ullswater St., Leicester. KIA Somme, France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

QUEMBY Private STUART MALCOLM 22859868, Royal Leicestershire Regt, 25.09.1935, Age 20 MOD Stone SHEPSHED CEMETERY

RALPHS Sergeant HENRY CECIL 14802 D Coy. 9th Bn. Leicestershire 25th September 1916. Age 21. Only son of Henry and Emily Ann Ralphs, of 10, Newtown St., Leicester. KIA Somme, France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

RANDAL Trooper SIDNEY 2207 1st. Household Btn. 19th October 1917. Age 32. Son of Mary Ann & the late Charles Randal of Leicester. WIMEREUX COMMUNAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

RATCLIFFE Private FREDERICK ROWLAND 2016 1st/4th Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 13th October 1915. Age 19. Awarded the DCM. Son of William and Ethel A. Ratcliffe, of 4, Walnut St., Leicester. KIA France. LOOS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

RATCLIFFE Sergeant WILLIAM JOSEPH 75 1st/4th Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 15th May 1915. Age 23. Son of William and Ethel A. Ratcliffe, of 4, Walnut St., Leicester. KIA Belgium. PACKHORSE FARM SHRINE CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

RAYNER Pilot Officer G RAF. 22.07.1952. MOD STONE BURTON-ON-THE-WOLDS CHURCH CEMETERY

REMMINGTON Private THOMAS 7642 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 17th March 1916. Age 29. Son of Esther Remington, of 20, Leamington St., Leicester. KIA Belgium. LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

RICHARDS FRANCIS 26th Bn Royal Fusiliers 29th September 1916. Age 41. KIA France LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

RIDDINGTON Ordinary Seaman SIDNEY BERTIE P/JX 179198. HMS Foylebank. RN. 4th July 1940. Age 22. Son of Mr. and Mrs. S. Riddington, of Leicester. KIA. PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

RILEY Private SYDNEY EDWARD 2539 1st 4th bt. Leics Regt 13th October 1915. Age 23. Son of Edwin and Elizabeth Riley, of Long St., Stoney Stanton, Leicestershire. KIA France. LOOS MEMORIAL. STONEY STANTON (ST. MICHAEL) CHURCHYARD

RILEY Private HERBERT 920. C Coy. 29th Bn. Austrailian Inf, DOW 05.12.1916. Age 32 Buried ST SEVER CEM EXT, ROUEN TWYFORD (ST. ANDREW) CHURCHYARD

ROBERTS Private CHARLES 4996 1st/4th Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 30th March 1916. Age 34. Son of Samuel and Ellen Roberts, of Leicester. KIA France. ECOIVRES MILITARY CEMETERY, MONT-ST-ELOI. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ROBERTS Corporal JOHN HENRY 49080 8th Btn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers. 15th February 1917. Age 30. Son of Sarah Jane Roberts, of 14, Oakfield Rd., Leicester, and the late Nathaniel Roberts. KIA Mesopotamia. BASRA MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ROBERTS Able Seaman WILLIAM HENRY r/3634. Drake Bn. R.N Div. RNVR 16th March 1918. Age 28. Son of Levi & Fanny Roberts. (of Wigston Magna) DOW Rouen, France. ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN. WIGSTON CEMETERY

ROBINSON Private GEORGE 40590 7th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 20th September 1918. Age 21. Son of Frederick and Emma Robinson, of 32, Tennyson St., Leicester. Died France. RETHEL FRENCH NATIONAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ROBINSON Private SHIRLEY 32660 1st Bn. South Staffordshire Regt 12th May 1917. Age 25. Son of John & Sarah Robinson. KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL. WIGSTON CEMETERY

ROLLESTON Corporal JOHN 17156 1st Leicestershire Regt. 9th March 1917. Age 25. Son of William & Mary Ann Rolleston. KIA France. PHILOSOPHE MILITARY CEMETERY, MAZINGARBE IBSTOCK (ST. DENYS) CHURCHYARD

ROPER Private A. E 6824 2nd Regiment, South African Infantry. 13th October 1916. DOW. DERNANCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. MELTON MOWBRAY (THORPE ROAD) CEMETERY

ROPER Private DOUGLAS CAMDRAI BUTCHART B 4859911 1st Bn.Leicestershire Regt. 5th June 1943. Age 24. Son of John Roper. Died while POW. Thailand. KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY. WIGSTON CEMETERY

ROSE PETER 42 Royal Marine Commando. 19th July 1950. Age 19. Died Malaya. LEICESTER CITY (SAFFRON HILL) CEM

ROSSELL Private ALLEN ALFRED 20614 7th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 14th July 1916 Age 18. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL SHEPSHED CEMETERY

ROWE Lieutenant NOEL CLAUDE WALTER 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 26th April 1945. Age 29. Son of Claude Edward and Lucy Rowe; husband of Effie Rowe, of Kirby Muxloe, Leicestershire. KIA Holland. JONKERBOS WAR CEMETERY, NIJMEGEN. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ROWELL Private THOMAS WILLIAM 2843 1st/4th Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 24th September 1915. Age 26. Son of James William Rowell and Annie Gertrude Newton, his wife, of 12, Wilson St., Leicester. KIA Belgium. MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

ROWLEY Private MAURICE WILLIAM 1936 B Sqdn. Leicestershire Yeomanry 13th May 1915. Age 19. Son of William and Annie Rowley, of 62, Upper Kent St., Leicester. KIA Battle of Frezenberg, Ypres. MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SADDINGTON Private CHARLES WILLIAM 202906 "A" Coy. 1st 4th Bn. Leics Regt 22nd April 1917. Age 29. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Saddington, of Leicester; husband of Agnes Saddington, of 71, Evington St., Leicester. KIA France. MAZINGARBE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. KNIGHTON (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

SANDAY Gunner SAMUEL 205071 "C" Bty, 34 Bde. Royal Field Artillery. 28th March 1918. Age 38. Son of Emma and the late John Sanday, of Leicester. KIA Somme, France. HEDAUVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SAVIGE Private ERNEST 2254 6th Bn. Australian Infantry. AIF 21st January 1916. Age 40. Son of the late Samuel and Eliza Savige. Born at Leicester. England. Died Egypt. TEL EL KEBIR WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SCALES Corporal LEONARD HOPE 46884 1st Bn. Devonshire Regt. 7th November 1918. Age 35. Son of Alfred A. and Mary Ann Scales, of Leicester; husband of Kate Gertrude Scales, of Overvale, Haines Hill, Taunton. KIA France. PONT-SUR-SAMBRE COMMUNAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SCANNELL Private ARTHUR ERNEST 200414 8th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 1st October 1917. Age 21. Son of William Thomas and Clara Scannell, of 262, Kimberley Rd., Leicester. KIA Belgium. BEDFORD HOUSE CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SCHOLES 2nd Lieutenant WILFRED PAUL 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 13th October 1915. Age 20. Son of John & Sarah Scholes of Leicester. KIA Hohenzollern Redoubt, Loos. LOOS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SCOFFINS Sergeant I. W 5th Bat Leics Regt T. A. 12.06.1936. Age 53 MELTON MOWBRAY (THORPE ROAD) CEMETERY

SCOTT Fitter GERALD ATKINS 165411 D Bty, 276 Bde. Royal Field Artillery. 18th April 1918. Age 24. Son of George Atkins Scott and Elizabeth Scott.of Leicester. DOW France. FOUQUIERES CHURCHYARD EXTENSION. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SCULTHORPE 2nd Lieutenant WILLIAM VAUGHAN 1st/22nd Bn. London Regt. 8th June 1917. Age 26. Son of Mr. William & Annie Sculthorpe, of "West Leigh," 3, Ashleigh Rd., Leicester. KIA Belgium. WOODS CEMETERY, Nr YPRES. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SHARP Lance Sergeant BERNARD NOEL 2225 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 7th April 1915. Age 27. Son of Arthur and Martha Ruth Sharp, of "Rotherby," Stoneygate Rd., Leicester. DOW Belgium. PACKHORSE FARM SHRINE CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SHARPE Lance Sergeant THOMAS JOHN 845987 1st Bn. Devonshire Regiment. 3/9/1943 Age 25. Son of Thomas & Rose Elizabeth Sharpe of Hall Farm Lockington Leices. RANCHI WAR CEMETERY LOCKINGTON (ST. NICHOLAS) CHURCHYARD

SHAW Leading Aircraftman REGINALD 1030209 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 21/06/1945 Age 29 While prisoner of war in Borneo. Son of Mr. and Mrs. W. Shaw, of Coalville, Leicestershire. SINGAPORE MEMORIAL COALVILLE (HUGGLESCOTE) CEMETERY

SHAW Private EUSTACE WILLIAM LESLIE 2106 1st/1st Bn. Leicestershire Yeomanry. 13th May 1915. Age 23. Son of William James and Annie Shaw, of 21, Seymour St., Leicester. KIA Battle of Frezenberg, Ypres. MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SHEARER Lieutenant Colonel GORDON PITCAIRN P/47027. Technical Service Corps. South African Forces 28th March 1941. Age 33. Son of Thomas P and Grace A Shearer, of Leicester, England. KOAS South Africa. CAPE TOWN PLUMSTEAD CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SHEFFIELD L/Corporal FRANK 1802 Leicestershire Yeomanry. 13th May 1915. Age 21. Son of Florence Sheffield, of 66, Lower Hastings St., Leicester, and the late W. A. Sheffield. KIA Battle of Frezenberg, Ypres. MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SHENTON Private CYRIL GEORGE 25864 2nd Bn. Grenadier Guards 31st July 1917. Age 20. Son of Mrs. E. Shenton, of King St., Whetstone, Leicester. KIA Belgium. MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. WHETSTONE CEMETERY

SHILLAKER Private ARTHUR 70987 9th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regt.) 18th January 1917. Age 32. Son of Elizabeth & the late John Thomas Shillaker of Leicester. KIA France. HAMEL MILITARY CEMETERY, BEAUMONT-HAMEL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SILVERWOOD Private THOMAS JOHNSON 202062 2nd/5th Sherwood Foresters 26th September 1917. Age 24. Killed near Ypres. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. WIGSTON CEMETERY

SIMPKIN Private FREDERICK ARTHUR 1725 Leicestershire Yeomanry. 13th May 1915. Age 21. Son of Thomas and Emma Simpkin, of 146, Harrow Rd., Leicester. KIA Battle of Frezenberg, Ypres. MENIN GATE MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SIMPKIN Private GEORGE 38273 2nd/6th Btn. Gloucestershire Regt. 10th September 1917. Age 39. Son of Thomas and Emma Simpkin, of 146, Harrow Rd., Leicester. Husband of Edith Betts (formerly Simpkin), of Kitchener Park, Scarborough Junction, Ontario, Canada. KIA Belgium. MENDINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SIMPSON Private THOMAS 1824 1st/5th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 30th June 1915 Age 18. Son of Robert and Annie Elizabeth Simpson, of Leicester Rd., Shepshed, Leics. SANCTUARY WOOD CEMETERY SHEPSHED CEMETERY

SINGER Major (Q/M) G RAVC. 24.07.1961. Age 52 WALTHAM-ON-THE-WOLDS (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

SMITH Flight Sergeant NORMAN ALFRED 1578116 45 Sqdn. RAFVR 6th February 1945. Age 22. Son of Luke & Naomi Smith of Countesthorpe. Leicestershire. KIA Burma. GAUHATI WAR CEMETERY COUNTESTHORPE

SMITH 2nd Lieutenant ALFRED WILLIAM 8th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 14th October 1917. Age 32. Awarded the Military Medal. Son of Ellen Maria and the late Alfred Joseph Smith, of "The Myrtles," 11, Tyrrell St., Leicester. DOW France. LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SMITH Private HARRY 242261 22nd (Tyneside Scottish) Btn. Northumberland Fusiliers. 26th August 1917. Age 34. KIA Somme, France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SMITH Sergeant SYDNEY 40863 Attd GHQ. 12th Bn. Rifle Brigade. 17th September 1919. Age 20. TERLINCTHUN BRITISH CEMETERY, WIMILLE. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SMITH Private LEONARD 40595 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 8th May 1917. Age 21. Son of William Edwin & Alice Gertrude Smith, of 35 Orange Street, South Wigston, Leics. KIA France. ST. MARY'S A.D.S CEMETERY, HAISNES. WIGSTON CEMETERY

SOARS Corporal JOSEPH 552816 16th Bn. London Regt. Queens Westminster Rifles. 1st December 1917. Age 38. Son of William Soars, of Leicester; husband of Mrs. M. A. Soars, of 22, Kettering Rd., Rothwell, Northants. DOW France. ACHIET-LE-GRAND COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

SOWTER Gunner ARTHUR GEORGE 77811 217th Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery KIA 9/4/1918 Age 24. Son of Thomas & Sarah Sowter of White House Farm Diseworth. Ploegsteert Memorial Panel 1 DISEWORTH (ST. MICHAEL) CHURCHYARD

SPIERS Pilot Officer WILLIAM McNAUGHTON 87666 10 Sqdn. Royal Air Force. 26th July 1941. Age 24. Son of William McNaughton Spiers, and of Agnes Spiers, of Leicester. KIA Belgium. KOERSEL COMMUNAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

STAKER Private GARNET 515081 14th Btn. London Regt. London Scottish. 18th October 1917. Age 34. Husband of Lizzie Staker, of 26, Stuart St., Leicester. KIA France. MORCHIES MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

STAPLEFORD Private GEORGE BERNARD 466227 7th bt. Canadian Infantry 26th September 1916. Son of John & Agnes Stapleford. KIA France. VIMY MEMORIAL. KNIGHTON (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

STEEDS Private PAUL MEREDITH 12/4065. 2nd Bn. Canterbury Regt. N.Z.E.F 12th October 1917. Age 23. Son of Edwin Playster Steeds and Marian Steeds, of 2, Marina Court, Bexhill-on-Sea, England. KIA Belgium. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

STEVENSON Private ARTHUR GEORGE G/485. 12th Bn. Middlesex Regt. 3rd May 1917. Age 25. Son of Mrs. Mary Stevenson, of 17, Welland St., Leicester. KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

STEVENSON L/Sergeant SYDNEY CLEMENT 343 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 4th July 1915. Age 36. Son of Joseph and Mary Stevenson, of Leicester. KIA Belgium. SANCTUARY WOOD CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

STONE Lieutenant TOM PEARSE GRIFFITH B Bty. 66th Bde. Royal Field Artillery. 05.02.1917. Age 24. Son of Tom & Ada Thornton Stone. Of Clitsome. Quorn. Loughborough. Born at Barrow-upon-Soar. KIA IRAQ. AMARA WAR CEMETERY. BARROW-UPON-SOAR CEMETERY

STORER Supply Assistant SAMUEL CHARLES D/MX 578288 HMS Charybdis 23rd October 1943 Age 18. Son of Charles and Florrie Storer, of Shepshed, Leicestershire. PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL SHEPSHED CEMETERY

STRETTON Fusilier FREDERICK RICHARD 4859792 2nd Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers 23/10/1944 Age 26 Killed in action in Italy Son of Harry and Henrietta Stretton, of Donington le Heath, Coalville, Leicestershire. FAENZA WAR CEMETERY COALVILLE (HUGGLESCOTE) CEMETERY

STRETTON Private H 23130 8th Bn. South Staffordshire Regt. 14th October 1917. Age 36. Son of Joseph and Hannah Stretton, of Cosby, Leicester. KIA

SummerlandPrivateMatthias79731st Bn. Leicestershire Regiment.KIA 25th October 1914. Age 29. Son of Susan Summerland of 1, Fern Bank, London Rd., Oadby, Ploegsteert Memorial.OADBY CEMETERY

SUMMERLANDGunnerHarry123132286th Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery. KIA 27th May 1917. Age 34. Son of Susan Summerland, of 1, Fern Bank, London Rd., Oadby, Leicester. La Clytte Military Cemetery.OADBY CEMETERY

SUMMERS Lietenant Corporal CORNELIUS 12173 7th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 30th September 1916 Age 22 Son of Cornelius and Sarah Ann Summers, of Brooklyn Villas, Moira Rd., Donisthorpe, Burton-on-Trent. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL DONISTHORPE CEMETERY

SUMMERS Private JOHN EDWARD 4860467 2/5th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment between 10/05/1940 and 04/07/1940 Age 21 Son of Arthur and Rebecca Summers, of Donisthorpe, Leicestershire. CARVIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY DONISTHORPE CEMETERY

SYKES Private GEORGE ALBERT 242610 1st/5th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 15th August 1917. Age 31. Son of William and Mary Ann Sykes, of 9, Westfield Road, Leicester. Killed France. PHILOSOPHE BRITISH CEMETERY, MAZINGARBE. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

TAILBY Private Albert 173823rd Bn. Coldstream Guards KIA 13th April 1917. Age 34. Son of Mrs. Susannah Tailby, of Spencer St., Oadby, Leicester. Ploegsteert Memorial. OADBY CEMETERY

TARR Lieutenant FRANCIS NATHANIEL 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 18th July 1915. Age 27. Son of Frederick and Emma Tarr, of Leicester. KIA Ypres. RAILWAY DUGOUTS BURIAL GROUND. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

TAYLOR Lance Corporal CLAUDE GEORGE R/11483 King's Royal Rifle Corps KIA Delville Wood France 24/8/1916 Age 25. Son of Frank & Annie Jane Taylor of Holly Cottage Breedon on the Hill. Thiepval Memorial Pier & Face 13A & 13B BREEDON -ON-THE-HILL (PRIORY CHURCH)

TAYLOR Rifleman HARRY A/200238 10th Battalion King's Royal Rifle Corps 30th November 1917 Age 27 Missing in France CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL DONISTHORPE CEMETERY

TAYLOR Captain GRAHAM CECIL GORDON 74627 Leicestershire Regt, & No 50 Commando 1st June 1941. Age 23. Awarded Military Cross. Son of Colonel H. W. Taylor, O.B.E., and Mrs. E. M. Taylor, of St. Minver, Cornwall. KIA Crete. ATHENS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

TEASDALE Private EDWARD GEORGE 201805 16th Bn. Royal Warwickshire Regt. 17th March 1918. Age 33. Son of Fanny Henrietta and the late Edward Henry Teasdale. KIA Italy. GIAVERA BRITISH CEMETERY ARCADE. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

TEASDALE Lieutenant ERIC HENRY JANSEN 7th Depot Coy. A.S.C. Attd. 1st Bn. Machine Gun Corps 21st January 1917. Age 20. Son of Fanny Henrietta Knox Teasdale and the late Edward Henry Teasdale, of Leicester. DOAS France. BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

THOMPSON Private CHARLES 201661 (5356) 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 13th February 1917. Age 27. Husband of Beatrice Thompson, of 5, Browning St., Narborough Rd., Leicester. KIA France. BIENVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

THOMPSON Corporal WILLIAM JOSIAH 15128 9th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 3rd May 1917. age 26. KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

THOMPSON FRANK SHEPSHED CEMETERY

THORNTON Private BINNS READ 32276 7th Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 25th August 1918. Age 40. Son of Thomas and Mary Ellen Thornton; husband of Florence Ann Thornton, of 123, East Park Rd. Leicester. KIA France. BAGNEUX BRITISH CEMETERY, GEZAINCOURT. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

TIBBLES Private EDGAR 21067 9th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 16th July 1916. Age 20. Son of George and Mary Ann Tibbles, of Narborough Rd., Cosby, Leicester. KIA Somme, France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. COSBY CEMETERY

TILLEYPrivateEDWARD JAMES2974214th Bn. Worcestershire RegimentKIA in France. 5th February 1917. Age 38. Son of the late William and Elizabeth Tilley, of Peatling Magna, Leicestershire. THIEPVAL MEMORIALPEATLING MAGNA CHURCHYARD

TIMMS Sergeant Pilot WILLIAM JOHN 740209 261 Sqdn. RAFVR 11th January 1941. Age 25. Son of John William and Kate Timms; husband of Kathleen Timms, of Kettering, Northamptonshire. KIA Malta. MALTA (CAPUCCINI) NAVAL CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

TOMPSON Private Frank Meredith 266821 6th Bn. Seaforth Highlanders. KIA nr Arras, 9th April 1917. Age 20. Son of John Meredith Tompson and Kate Mary Tompson, of The Parsonage, Braunstone, Leicester. Student at Mirfield Theological College, (College of the Resurrection). Highland Cemetery, Roclincourt.OADBY CEMETERY

TUCKER Wing Commander C. G 04.02.1931. Killed on Duty in Plymouth Sound, in Flying Boat IRIS III. LOUGHBOROUGH (LEICESTER ROAD) CEMETERY

TUNNICLIFFE Sergeant ENOCH 14860 9th bt. Leics Regt 2nd March 1917. Son of Henry & Sarah Ann Tunnicliffe. KIA France. VERMELLES BRITISH CEMETERY. KNIGHTON (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

TUSTAIN Pvt. William Henry Valentine 20536 7th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. KIA (France) 28/4/1917 Age 33. Son of George & Sarah Tustain. Born Hempton, Oxfordshire Lived in L'boro. Bay 5 Arras Memorial LOUGHBOROUGH (LEICESTER ROAD) CEMETERY

TURNERPrivateEDWIN FIELDING369420th Bn. Australian Infantry. AIFKIA France. 30th July 1916. Age 29. Only son of Eli & Elizabeth Turner of Market Harborough. GORDON DUMP CEMETERY, OVILLERS-LA BOISSELLEMARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

TYERS Private ARTHUR LEE 66700 26th Btn. Royal Fusiliers 27th August 1917. Age 20. Son of Arthur James Tyers and Kate Tyers, of Elm House, 27, Dale St., Leicester. DOW France. BOULOGNE EASTERN CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

UNDERWOOD 2nd Lieutenant JOHN 8th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 16th April 1917. Age 24. Eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. A. T. Underwood, of 14, Westcotes Drive, Leicester. DOW France. ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

UNDERWOOD Private PERCY JAMES 20804 6th Bn. York & Lancaster Regt. 4th November 1918. Age 26. Son of Henry & Harriet Underwood of 44 Hamilton Road, Long Eaton. Born at Market Harborough, Leics. Brother of Lydia Mary Jane Ellicock, Melton. Leics. Fought In the Dardenelles, France & Belgium. KIA France. PRESEAU COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION. MELTON MOWBRAY (THORPE ROAD) CEMETERY

VANN Private OWEN ALFRED 419414 2nd/2nd North Midland Field Ambulance. RAMC. 12th January 1918. Age 22. Son of John Owen Vann and Clara Ellen Vann, of 67, Clarendon St., Leicester. DOW France. ST SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

VIALS Boy 1st Class GEORGE JAMES J/42428 H.M.S Invincible 31st May 1916. Age 17. Only son of Leabbeaus & Ellen Vials. KIA Battle of Jutland whilst serving on H.M.S Invincible. H.M.S Invincible was sunk by SMS Derfflinger & Lutzow but inflicted fatal damage to the Lutzow. HOUGHTON ON THE HILL (ST. CATHERINE) CHURCHYARD

WAKERLEY Captain ARTHUR JOHN "D" Coy, 1st/4th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 8th June 1917. Age 23. Son of Arthur and Bertha Elizabeth Wakerley, of Crown Hill, Leicester. Educated at Leys School and Peterhouse, Cambridge. KIA Nr Lens. LOOS BRITISH CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

WALKER Gunner JOHN LEONARD WILLIAM 117414 327th siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artilery 27th March 1918. Age 39. Son of the late John Walker, of The Barley Mow Hotel, Leicester; husband of Beatrice Gertrude Walker, of 168, London Rd., Leicester. KIA France. HEATH CEMETERY, HARBONNIERES. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

WALKER Private WILFRED 8040 2nd Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 31st October 1914. Age 28. Son of Henry Edward and Mary Walker, of 7, Beaconsfield Rd., Narborough Rd., Leicester. KIA France. LE TOURET MILITARY CEMETERY, RICHEBOURG-L'AVOUE LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

WALKER Private GEORGE ALBERT 241174 1st/5th Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 21st June 1917 Age 24. Son of Mr. and Mrs. C. Walker, of Ring Fence, Shepshed, Loughborough, Leicestershire. NOEUX-LES-MINES COMMUNAL CEMETERY SHEPSHED CEMETERY

WALLACE Sapper JOHN HARRY 1906567 159 Rly. Operating Coy. Royal Engineers 17th June 1940. Age 20. Son of Samuel & Mary Elizabeth Wallace, of Long Eaton, Derbyshire. KIA St Nazair, France. LES MOUTIERS-EN-RETZ COMMUNAL CEMETERY. WALTHAM-ON-THE-WOLDS (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

WaltersSecont LieutenantFrederick William4th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment.KIA Loos, 13th October 1915. Age 32. Son of William and Bertha Walters, of "Chatillon", Woodland Avenue, Leicester. Loos Memorial.OADBY CEMETERY

WARBURTON Private ARTHUR STANLEY 202572 11th bn. Leics Regt 2nd February 1919. Age 31. Son of Frederick & Alice Warburton. Husband of Amy Barbara Warburton of 13 Woodside Way, Long Lane, Croydon. DOAS, COLOGNE SOUTHERN CEMETERY. LEICESTER (BELGRAVE) CEMETERY

WARDLE Corporal FRANCIS ALBERT 201101 1st Btn. Leicestershire Regt. 20th September 1918. Age 34. Son of Julia Lavinia Wardle of Leicester. KIA France. VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

WARNER L/Corporal ALBERT 15787 2nd Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 25th September 1915. Age 26. Son of Heber Robert & Sarah A Warner of Leicester. KIA Loos. LOOS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

WATKINS Sergeant SYDNEY 1583322 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 14/01/1944 Age 19 Son of John and Leah Watkins, of Ellistown, Leicestershire. RAF reported missing (presumed killed) 14th Jan 1944 RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL COALVILLE (HUGGLESCOTE) CEMETERY

WATSON Lance Corporal JOHN ERIC 14908 9th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 31st October 1917. Age 23. Eldest son of Mary & the late John Watson of Cosby, Leics. KIA Belgium. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. COSBY CEMETERY

WATTS Private JOHN THOMAS 27897 1st/4th Bn. Kings own Royal Lancaster Regt. 20th November 1917. Age 42. Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. W. Watts, of 100, Wellington St., Leicester; husband of Louisa Watts, of 35, Causeway Lane, Leicester. KIA France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

WEDGE Trooper CECIL FREDERICK 2394 Household Battalion 4th October 1917. Age 24. Only Son of Thomas & Fanny Elizabeth Wedge, of Cosby, Leics. KIA Belgium. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. COSBY CEMETERY

WEST Second Lieutenant GEORGE "B" Coy 9th Batn attd 6th Batn. 22.03.1918. Age 23. Son ofJoseph & Catherine West. Of 14 Church Street, Barrow-Upon-Soar, Loughborough. KIA France. POZIERES MEMORIAL BARROW-UPON-SOAR CEMETERY

WEST Private FRED 44755 12th Btn. Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 13th April 1918. Age 35. Husband of J. West, of 13, Marlow Rd., Narborough Rd., Leicester. Son of Elizabeth Margaret West & the late Henry George West of Leicester. KIA France. OUTTERSTEENE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, BAILLEUL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

WESTPrivateJAMES329756th Bn. Leicestershire RegimentKIA France. 18th March 1918. Age 30. Husband of Minnie Florence West, of "Hill View", Charles St., Market Harborough. Son of John & Harriett West of Market Harborough. POZIERES MEMORIALMARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

WESTON Private FRED 22658 11th Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 23rd October 1917. Age 22. Son of Albert and Elizabeth Weston; husband of Dora Gertrude Weston, of 1, Infirmary Square, Leicester. DOW France. LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

WHEELDON Private A 241414 1st/5th Battallion Leicestershire Regiment 30th June 1917. Age 19. Killed in action at Lens. Son of Arthur and Lilian Wheeldon, of Ginstables, Oakthorpe, Burton-on-Trent. LOOS BRITISH CEMETERY DONISTHORPE CEMETERY

WHETSTONE Lieutenant WALTER HUGH 3rd bt. Colstream Guards 26th March 1918. Son of Mr & Mrs Walter Whetstone. KIA France. ARRAS MEMORIAL. KNIGHTON (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

WHINNEYSerjeantWALTER GORDON250627th Bn. Leicestershire RegimentDied France. 16th September 1918. Age 24. Son of Henry Hill Whinney and Rebecca Whinney, of 6, Auriga Terrace, Market Harborough. FINS NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, SOREL-LE-GRAND MARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

WHITEHEAD Private COOPER RALPH 40591, 2nd Batn, South Staffordshire Regt. 1 7.02.1917. Age 26. Son of Caroline & William Whitehead. KIA France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL. BARROW-UPON-SOAR CEMETERY

WILFORD L/Sergeant THOMAS 40878 7th Btn. Lincolnshire Regt. 13th August 1918. Age 31. Grandson of Thomas & Mary Mason of Leicester. KIA France. VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

Wilford S/Major HERBERT 3755 G Coy, 2nd Btn. Scots Guards. 26th October 1914. Age 29. Son of Jesse and Keturiah Wilford; husband of Lilla Emily Weedon (formerly Wilford), of 3, Police Quarters, Factory Gate, Royal Dockyard, Woolwich, London. Born at Waltham, Leicestershire. KIA Ypres. ZANTVOORDE BRITISH CEMETERY. WALTHAM-ON-THE-WOLDS (ST. MARY MAGDALENE) CHURCHYARD

WILLCOX Private ALFRED OCTAVIUS 761667 1st/28th Bn. London Regt. 1st Artists Rifles 30th October 1917. Age 37. Son of the late William & Mary Elizabeth Willcox, of Meltom Mowbray, Leics. KIA Flanders. TYNE COT MEMORIAL. MELTON MOWBRAY (THORPE ROAD) CEMETERY

WILLIAMS Lieutenant HENRY SPENCER 219620 143. H.A.A. Regt. Royal Artillery 6th February 1945. Age 36. Son of John Percy Spencer Williams and Beatrice Williams; husband of Rubie Mabel Williams, of Hull. KIA Belgium. OOSTENDE NEW COMMUNAL CEMETERY. COSBY CEMETERY

WILLSON Private WILLIAM ERNEST HERBERT 15792 1st Bn. Leicestershire Regt. 27th April 1917. Age 24. Son of Ernest and Ada Willson, of "Llandovery," 94, Regent Rd., Leicester. KIA Loos. ST PATRICKS CEMETERY, LOOS. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

WOODFORDPrivateGEORGE WILLIAM405638th Bn. North Staffordshire RegimentKIA France. 18/19th November 1916. Age 20. Son of William Thomas and Hannah Woodford, of 2, Adam and Eve St., Market Harborough. GRANDCOURT ROAD CEMETERY, GRANDCOURTMARKET HARBOROUGH (NORTHAMPTON ROAD) CEMETERY

WOOLLERTON 2nd Lieutenant FRANK 14th Bn. Attd 2nd Bn. Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. 3rd October 1918. Age 24. Awarded Militery Cross. Son of Richard Woollerton, of Glenfield, Leicester. KIA France. BELLICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

WOOLMAN Rifleman JOHN EDWARD 7780 "C" Coy, 2nd Bn. Rifle Brigade. 9th May 1915. Age 38. Son of Mr. and Mrs. R. C. Woolman, of 16, Welford Rd., Leicester. KIA Fromelles. PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY

WORTLEY Private JAMES ARTHUR 41306 2nd Battalion King's Own Scottish Borderers 26/10/1917 Age 25. Son of Harry and Lois Wortley, of Chapel St., Shepshed; husband of Helena Laura Bott (formerly Wortley), of 35, Oakley Rd., Shepshed, Loughborough, Leicestershire. TYNE COT MEMORIAL SHEPSHED CEMETERY

WORTLEY Private BERNARD 52426 15th/17th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) 12/07/1918 Age 21. Son of Henry and Louisa Wortley, of 13, Chapel St., Shepshed, Leicestershire. TOURNAI COMMUNAL CEMETERY ALLIED EXTENSION SHEPSHED CEMETERY

WRIGHT Rifleman BENJAMIN THIRLBY R/18805 "D" Coy. 16th Bn. Kings Royal Rifle Corps 7th November 1916. Age 25. Son of Thomas and Mary Wright, of 158, High St., Ibstock, Leicester. GROVE TOWN CEMETERY, MEAULTE II. C. 21. His brother William also fell. IBSTOCK (ST. DENYS) CHURCHYARD

WRIGHT Rifleman WILLIAM R/18804 "D" Coy. 16th Bn. Kings Royal Rifle Corps 13th April 1918. Age 29. Son of Thomas and Mary Wright, of 158, High St., Ibstock, Leicester. PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL, PANEL 8. His brother Benjamin also fell. IBSTOCK (ST. DENYS) CHURCHYARD

WRIGHT Private FREDERICK 78946 1st/6th Bn. Durham Light Infantry 23rd March 1918. Age 19. Son of Fred and Catherine Diana Wright, of 3, Tyrrel St., Leicester. KIA Somme, France. POZIERES MEMORIAL. LEICESTER (WELFORD ROAD) CEMETERY