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#1 Terry Denham

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Posted 01 November 2011 - 04:57 PM

CWGC added the following WW1 casualties to its database today.

Capt James Montague Malcolm BALES
3 Bn, Wiltshire Regiment attd Nigeria regiment
Died 09.04.20
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Pte Thomas CASLIN
492523 Labour Corps
Died 21.05.19 Age 47
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Pte James CLARKE
4177 9 Bn, King’s Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment)
Died 31.01.19 Age 38
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Pte James CLEASBY
266929 Labour Corps
Died 29.11.18 Age 27
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Pte Charles William CROSS
1342 10 Bn, Lincolnshire Regiment
Died 22.06.17 Age 22
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

L/Sjt Harry DUTTON
3/9329 15 Bn, Northumberland Fusiliers
Died 08.03.18 Age 25
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Pte Thomas Harold EDWARDS
2616 9 Bn, Royal Scots
Died 09.06.18 Age 31
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Pte James LAVIN
61365 1 Gn Bn, South Staffordshire Regiment
Died 01.05.20 Age 31
Buried: Kranji Military Cemetery, Singapore

Pte Percy William LITTLE
320295 Wiltshire Yeomanry
Died 12.10.18 Age 25
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Pte William McCLUNE
1992 5 Bn, King’s Own Scottish borderers
Died 13.12.18 Age 23
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Pte Edward MOORE
242190 1/5 Bn, Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Died 18.04.19 Age 22
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Pte Robert George NICHOLL
TR5/13555 4 Bn, Training Reserve
Died 18.02.17 Age 25
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Sjt Martin RYAN
29098 Royal Garrison Artillery
Died 07.08.20 Age 30
Buried: Kranji Military Cemetery, Singapore

Pte George SANDHAM
20028 3/4 Bn, border Regiment
Died 12.04.16 Age 49
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Cpl Charles Herbert SERRES
700645 23 Bn, East Surrey Regiment
Died 12.01.18 Age 26
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Pte Stephen SMITH
3/8072 3 Bn, Wiltshire Regiment
Died 01.12.17 Age 28
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Lt Stanley Hurst WILLIAMS
6 Bn, Wiltshire Regiment
Died 19.12.19 Age 29
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

NOT FORGOTTEN

The above (except Ptes Little and Smith) were In From the Cold Project cases.
- Capt Bales died post-resignation of tuberculosis (Volunteer: David Milborrow)
- Pte Caslin died post-discharge of Addison’s disease (Volunteer: Stephen Nulty)
- Pte Clarke died post-discharge of malaria and tuberculosis (Volunteer: Andy Moss)
- Pte Cleasby died post-discharge of tuberculosis (Volunteer: Andy Moss)
- Pte Cross died post-discharge of tuberculosis (Volunteer: Christopher Bailey)
- L/Sjt Dutton died post-discharge of malaria (Volunteer: Ray Wilkins)
- Pte Edwards died post-discharge of wounds to the head sustained in Belgium (Volunteer: Jim Grant)
- Pte Lavin died of influenza (Volunteer: Terry Denham)
- Pte McClune died post-discharge of tuberculosis (Volunteer: Jim Grant)
- Pte Moore died post-discharge of nephritis (Volunteer: Jane Callaghan)
- Pte Nicholl died post-discharge of broncho-pneumonia (Volunteer: Diane Shakespeare)
- Sjt Ryan died of malaria (Volunteer: Terry Denham)
- Pte Sandham died post-discharge of tuberculosis (Volunteer: Andy Moss)
- Cpl Serres died post-discharge of nephritis ( Volunteer: Neil Mackenzie)
- Lt Williams died post-resignation of septic pneumonia due to being PoW (Volunteer: John Hartley)

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Posted 01 November 2011 - 05:04 PM

Thomas Caslin's story can be found here

Thanks to Terry and the IFTC team for their work on this and other commemorations

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Posted 01 November 2011 - 05:53 PM

Well done all concerned.


Not forgotten

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Posted 01 November 2011 - 06:07 PM

Well done to all

Rip Lads :poppy:

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Posted 01 November 2011 - 07:56 PM

May They Rest In Peace

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Posted 02 November 2011 - 09:36 AM

Rest in peace soldier boy's, gone and no longer forgotten. Posted Image

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Posted 02 November 2011 - 03:38 PM

Raising a glass to their memory

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Posted 03 November 2011 - 10:57 AM

Pte Edward MOORE
242190 1/5 Bn, Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Died 18.04.19 Age 22
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Grave found Bingley Cemetery

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Posted 03 November 2011 - 08:49 PM

Pte Charles William CROSS
1342 10 Bn, Lincolnshire Regiment
Died 22.06.17 Age 22
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Grave Found Scunthorpe Cemetery

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Posted 04 November 2011 - 01:07 PM

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    Also remembering my Great-Great-Uncle Pte 30649 Frederick John Holbrook, 2nd Bn, Welsh Regiment, Died of Wounds 26 July 1916, buried Heilly Station Cemetery, II D 11 aged 19 according to CWGC, but born 5 May 1898. Entered France 12 May 1915. (Avatar)

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Posted 04 November 2011 - 02:15 PM

Bales' service record

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Posted 07 November 2011 - 05:46 PM

Name: SMITH, STEPHEN
Initials: S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Wiltshire Regiment
Unit Text: 3rd Bn.
Age: 28
Date of Death: 01/12/1917
Service No: 3/8072
Additional information: Husband of Beatrice Smith, of Trowbridge, Wiltshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Memorial: UNITED KINGDOM BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE


Grave Found Trowbridge Cemetery

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Posted 07 November 2011 - 07:24 PM

:poppy: RIP

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Posted 09 November 2011 - 03:49 PM

L/Sjt Harry DUTTON
3/9329 15 Bn, Northumberland Fusiliers
Died 08.03.18 Age 25
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Grave Found Darlington West Cemetery

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Posted 04 April 2012 - 07:46 PM

DUTTON, HARRY
Rank:Lance Serjeant
Service No:3/9329
Date of Death:08/03/1918
Age:25
Regiment/Service:Northumberland Fusiliers
15th Bn.
Grave ReferencePlot R. 7O. Grave 53
CemeteryDARLINGTON WEST CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of William and Catherine Dutton; husband of Ethel Dutton, of Darlington.

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR

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Recent research has shown that Lance Serjeant Dutton is buried here. The Commission is in the process of producing a headstone to mark his grave.

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Posted 24 April 2012 - 07:02 PM

MOORE, EDWARD
Rank:Private
Service No:242190
Date of Death:18/04/1919
Age:22
Regiment/Service:Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment)
1st/5th Bn.
Grave ReferenceGrave F5/15
CemeteryBINGLEY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of George and Sarah K Moore of Wilsden, Yorkshire.

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Commemoration Moved From UK BOR

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Posted 10 September 2012 - 06:17 PM

SANDHAM, GEORGE
Rank: Private Service No: 20028 Date of Death: 12/04/1916 Age: 49 Regiment/Service: Border Regiment 3rd/4th Bn. Grave Reference Cemetery WINDERMERE (ST. MARY'S) CEMETERY
Additional Information:

Husband of Bessie Sandham, of Windermere.

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR

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Posted 03 December 2012 - 07:00 PM

CLEASBY, JAMES
Rank: Private Service No: 266929 Date of Death: 29/11/1918 Age: 27 Regiment/Service: Labour Corps 662 (Home Service) Emp.Coy. Grave Reference Grave 211. Cemetery HAVERIGG (ST. LUKE) CHURCHYARD, MILLOM
Additional Information:

Son of John Cleasby, of Haverigg.


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Commemoration Moved From UK BOR

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Posted 17 November 2013 - 10:31 AM

BALES, JAMES MONTAGUE MALCOLM
Rank:CaptainDate of Death:09/04/1920Age:31Regiment/Service:Wiltshire Regiment 3rd Bn. attd. Nigeria Regiment, W.A.F.F.Grave Reference81. 53704CemeteryCITY OF LONDON CEMETERY AND CREMATORIUM, MANOR PARK
Additional Information:

Son of Malcolm and May Bales.

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR

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Posted 13 January 2014 - 05:08 PM

CASLIN, THOMAS Rank: Private Service No: 492523 Date of Death: 21/05/1919 Age: 47 Regiment/Service: Labour Corps   363 Res.Emp.Coy. Grave Reference Spec. Memorial. Cemetery PRESCOT (ST. MARY) CHURCHYARD Additional Information:

Husband of Mrs.E.Caslin of Prescot, Lancs.

 

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Recent research has shown that Private Caslin is buried here. The Commission is in the process of producing a special memorial headstone to commemorate him as it is not possible to mark his actual grave.

 

Commemoration Moved From Brookwood 14-18 Memorial



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Posted 29 January 2014 - 05:05 PM

NICHOLL, ROBERT GEORGE Rank: Private Service No: TR5/13555 Date of Death: 18/02/1917 Age: 25 Regiment/Service: Training Reserve   4th Bn. Grave Reference   Cemetery GANTON (ST. NICHOLAS) CHURCHYARD Additional Information:

Son of Michael Nicholl, of Pockley, Yorkshire.

 

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR