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e) Others who fell (A-F)

  • Abbott

    Bandaghem Military Cemetery where Corporal Abbott is buried

    Corporal William Abbott (250771) of the Railway Transport Establishment of the Royal Engineers died on 22 April 1918. He is buried at Haringhe (Bandaghem) Military Cemetery. He is not listed on the Hampton Wick War Memorial but his Commonwealth War Graves Commission entry refers to him as the husband of B Abbott of 226 Kingston Road, Hampton Wick. He was an old soldier having served in the Sudan Campaign (1898-1899) and the South African Wars.

  • Private Albert Edward Apps (8664) of the 6th Battalion of The Queen’s (Royal West Surrey Regiment) died on 3 December 1916. He is buried at the Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension. He is not listed on the Hampton Wick War Memorial but his Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) entry refers to him as the son of Albert and Lucy Apps of 42 Park Road, Hampton Wick.

  • Private James Baker (G/32194) of the 17th Battalion of The Queen’s (Royal West Surrey Regiment), transferred (64854) to 109th Coy of the Labour Corps, died on 18 November 1917. He is buried at Longuenesse (Omer) Souvenir Cemetery. He is not listed on the Hampton Wick War Memorial but his Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) entry refers to him as the son of James and Bertha Baker of Hampton Wick.

  • Berry

    22 Church Grove, home of the Berry family

    2nd Lieutenant William Berry of the Army Service Corps died on 4 July 1917. He is buried at Norwich Cemetery, Norfolk. He is not listed on the Hampton Wick War Memorial but his Commonwealth War Graves Commission entry refers to him as being the son of James and Eliza Berry, and the husband of Theresa Maria Berry, of 22 Church Grove, Hampton Wick.

  • Gunner Edward George Bourne (815097) of D Battery of the 58th Brigade of the Royal Field Artillery died of his wounds on 23 August 1918. He is buried at Hersin Communal Cemetery Extension. He is not listed on the Hampton Wick War Memorial but his Commonwealth War Graves Commission entry refers to him as being the son of Anthony and Isabella Bourne of 33 Wick Road, Hampton Wick. His entry in UK Soldiers who Died in the Great War states that he was in the Territorial Force and had enlisted in Teddington.

  • Boyer

    Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt L’Abbe, where Private Herbert James Boyer is buried

    Private Herbert James Boyer (682579) of the 22nd Battalion of the London Regiment died of his wounds on 3 September 1918. He is buried at Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt L’Abbe. He is not listed on the Hampton Wick War Memorial but his Commonwealth War Graves Commission entry refers to him as the son of James and Sarah Boyer of 42 Wick Road, Hampton Wick.

  • Private George Henry Colesell (L/13104) of the 2nd Battalion of the Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) died on 5 June 1915 at Gallipoli, Canakkale, Turkey. He has no known grave but is commemorated on the Helles Memorial. He is not listed on the Hampton Wick War Memorial but his Commonwealth War Graves Commission entry refers to him as the son of George and Annie Colesell of 28 High Street, Hampton Wick (subsequently demolished to form the car park of the rebuilt Swan Public House).

  • Cubitt Ireland

    Kingston Grammar School's Roll of Honour on which the name of "L W C Ireland" appears

    2nd Lieutenant Leslie Woodhouse Cubitt Ireland of the 12th Battalion of the Manchester Regiment died on 12 February 1917. He is buried at the Guards Cemetery, Combles. He is not listed on the Hampton Wick War Memorial but his Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) entry refers to him as a “native of Hampton Wick” as he had been born in the village on 21 March 1897. His name appears only to have been hyphenated after his death, being used in this form in his CWGC entry and also in his obituary in De Ruvigny (a record of officers killed in the Great War).

  • Private Thomas John Elliman (18939) of 7th Battalion of The Buffs (East Kent Regiment) died on 29 September 1917. He is buried at Nine Elms British Cemetery. He is not listed on the Hampton Wick War Memorial but his Commonwealth War Graves Commission entry refers to him as the husband of Florence E Elliman of 37 School House Lane, Hampton Wick.

  • Elmslie

    Lieutenant Kenward Wallace Elmslie of the 4th (Royal Irish) Dragoon Guards (Special Reserve) was killed in action on 4 November 1914. He has no known grave but is commemorated at the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial. He is not listed on the Hampton Wick War Memorial but his Commonwealth War Graves Commission entry refers to him as the son of Mr and Mrs Kenward Wallace Elmslie of May Place, Hampton Wick.

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The first phase of this Project is to gather information about the men commemorated on the Hampton Wick War Memorial who fought in the Great War, also known as World War I, WWI or the First World War.

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