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#1 Terry Denham

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Posted 12 January 2012 - 04:13 PM

CWGC added the following WW1 casualties to its database today.

Pte Alfred Henry ALLCORN
203271 2/4 Bn, Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry
Died 03.01.19
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Gnr Wilfred ANKER
L/9165 Royal Field Artillery
Died 13.08.18 Age 24
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Pte Albert FRY
1734 4 Bn, Wiltshire Regiment
Died 09.10.17 Age 23
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Gnr George William HICKS
38616 Royal Garrison Artillery
Died 26.04.18 Age 23
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Pte Frederick George KYTE
18788 Wiltshire Regiment
Died 07.12.19 Age 20
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

L/Cpl John MARTIN
6338 1 Bn, Wiltshire Regiment
Died 24.11.19 Age 34
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Pte Donald MARSH
121337 Royal Engineers
Died 09.03.17 Age 18
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

Cadet Reginald Walter SLOPER
Royal Flying Corps
Died 27.01.18 Age 18
Commemorated: United Kingdom Book of Remembrance, Berks, UK

NOT FORGOTTEN

The first two above, were In From the Cold Project cases.
- Pte Allcorn died post-discharge of diabetes. (Volunteer: Keith Brain)
- Gnr Anker died post-discharge of endocarditis (Volunteer: Chris Foster)

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Posted 12 January 2012 - 10:20 PM

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

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Posted 12 January 2012 - 11:12 PM

RIP Lads :poppy:

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Posted 13 January 2012 - 08:36 AM

Raising a glass to their memory

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Posted 13 January 2012 - 08:50 AM

May They Rest In Peace

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Posted 03 February 2012 - 03:50 PM

ANKER, WILFRED
Rank:Gunner
Service No:L/9165
Date of Death:13/08/1918
Age:24
Regiment/Service:Royal Field Artillery
5th Res. Bde.
Grave ReferenceSec. A. H17
CemeteryGHYLL UNDENOMINATIONAL BURIAL GROUND, BARNOLDSWICK
Additional Information:
Son of James Anker, of Barnoldswick.

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR

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Posted 12 June 2012 - 07:27 PM

ALLCORN, ALFRED HENRY
Rank:Private
Service No:203271
Date of Death:03/01/1919
Age:36
Regiment/Service:Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry
2nd/4th Bn.
Grave ReferencePlot C. 3. Grave 121
CemeteryOXFORD (ROSE HILL) CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Husband of Mondona Annie Allcorn, of Oxford.
N.B.
Recent research has shown that Private Allcorn is buried here. The Commission is in the process of producing a headstone to mark his grave.

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR

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Posted 14 June 2012 - 08:05 PM

KYTE, FREDERICK GEORGE
Rank:Private
Service No:18788
Date of Death:07/12/1919
Age:20
Regiment/Service:Wiltshire Regiment
Grave Reference
CemeteryBRADFORD-ON-AVON CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of John and Esther Hannah Kyte, of Bradford-On-Avon, Wiltshire.

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Recent research has shown that Private Kyte is buried here. The grave is marked with a private memorial which adequately commemorates him.

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Posted 29 November 2012 - 06:12 PM

FRY, ALBERT
Rank: Private Service No: 1734 Date of Death: 09/10/1917 Age: 23 Regiment/Service: Wiltshire Regiment 4th Bn. Grave Reference Cemetery HULLAVINGTON (ST. MARY) CHURCHYARD
Additional Information:

Son of Richard and Sarah A. Fry, of Hullavington, Wiltshire.


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Recent research has shown that Private Fry 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.

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Posted 20 May 2013 - 06:35 PM

MARSH, DONALD
Rank:PrivateService No:121337Date of Death:09/03/1917Age:18Regiment/Service:Royal EngineersGrave Reference CemeteryDOWNTON BAPTIST CHURCHYARD
Additional Information:

Son of Alfred and Mary A. Marsh of Redlynch, Wiltshire.

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Posted 06 May 2015 - 03:53 PM

HICKS, GEORGE WILLIAM

Rank: Gunner Service No: 38616 Date of Death: 26/04/1918 Age: 23 Regiment/Service: Royal Garrison Artillery Grave Reference: Special Memorial. Cemetery: SHRIVENHAM (ST. ANDREW) CHURCHYARD   Additional Information: Son of George and Fanny Hicks, of Shrivenham, Berkshire.
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Recent research has shown that Gunner Hicks 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 UK BOR.



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Posted 09 July 2015 - 04:04 PM

SLOPER, REGINALD WALTER




Rank:CadetDate of Death:27/01/1918Age:18Regiment/Service:Royal Flying CorpsGrave Reference:V/2cCemetery:DEVIZES CEMETERYAdditional Information:Son of Marler Kell Sloper and Mary Maud Sloper, of Devizes, Wiltshire.

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This casualty has recently been accepted for commemoration by the Commission. The Commission is in the process of producing a headstone to mark his grave.

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR.

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Posted 30 July 2015 - 04:21 PM

MARTIN, JOHN




Rank:Lance CorporalService No:6338Date of Death:24/11/1919Age:34Regiment/Service:Wiltshire Regiment 1st Bn. Grave Reference:Triangle. 657c.Cemetery:DEVIZES CEMETERYAdditional Information:Husband of Louise Martin, of Devizes, Wiltshire.

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Recent research has shown that Lance Corporal Martin is buried here.

Commemoration Moved From UK BOR.