27 September 1915 : Captain Fergus Bowes-Lyon, 8th Black Watch

27 September 1915 : Captain Fergus Bowes-Lyon, 8th Black Watch

27 Sep 1915

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission has changed the commemoration for Captain Fergus Bowes-Lyon, an uncle of Her Maje…

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17 October 1916 :  L/Cpl Frank Sagar

17 October 1916 : L/Cpl Frank Sagar

17 Oct 1915

Franks parents were George and Emma - both were cotton weavers. They had married in 1881 and between 1884 and 1901 the…

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19 October 1915 : Pte William Bailey

19 October 1915 : Pte William Bailey

19 Oct 1915

William had relocated to West Marton in Yorkshire where he was employed by Lt. Col. Roundell as a worker on his Gledst…

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1 December 1915 : Pte James Joseph Tibbo

1 December 1915 : Pte James Joseph Tibbo

01 Dec 1915

James was the second son of Richard Tibbo (a labourer) and his mother Mary Ann daughter of Richard Roach.  This liv…

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10 December 1915 : Robin Everingham

10 December 1915 : Robin Everingham

10 Dec 1915

Robin's parents were William and Patricia Florence. Robin was educated by private tutor. When was was declared on 4…

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13 December 1915 : Pte Albert Henry Thorne

13 December 1915 : Pte Albert Henry Thorne

13 Dec 1915

Only son of John Henry Thorne (builder) of Bear St, Barnstable.  Educated Ashleigh Road Council School. Employed in th…

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18 December 1915 : Sergeant Horace Coe

18 December 1915 : Sergeant Horace Coe

18 Dec 1915

His parents were William (a bricklayer's labourer) and Clara (née Bosworth). Horace was the youngest of four children …

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21 December 1915 : Kenneth Cherry

21 December 1915 : Kenneth Cherry

21 Dec 1915

Parents Alfred (a draper and shopkeeper) and Florence (née Sampson). The family lived at 27 White Cliff Mill St, Bl…

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23 December 1915 : Nurse Ada Stanley

23 December 1915 : Nurse Ada Stanley

23 Dec 1915

Her parents were William (agricultural labourer) and Harriet Stanley. Ada was the youngest of nine children.  Age 31 …

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28 December 1917 :  Wagoner Ned Vandeventer

28 December 1917 : Wagoner Ned Vandeventer

28 Dec 1915

Son Winfield (farmer) and Sarah 'Lizzie' Vandeventer. Siblings in 1900 included Grace (3) and Maranda 'Randa' (1). By…

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28 December 1915 : Sdt Gabriel Pierre Basset

28 December 1915 : Sdt Gabriel Pierre Basset

28 Dec 1915

Gabriel lived at 56, rue Gambetta, Roanne (95km north west of Lyon). He was recalled to service in the first week of t…

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29 December 1915 : Colonel Ernest Swiney

29 December 1915 : Colonel Ernest Swiney

29 Dec 1915

His father was George (Colonel, Bengali Rifles) and mother Mary.  At the 1871 England Census, age 7, Ernest was livin…

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