Bozeat

All the names on the Bozeat memorial

ABBOTT Arthur E Believed to be: Private, 16982, Arthur Abbott, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Guillemont 18-08-16. Born Great Addington, enlisted Kettering. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11A/11D.

BAYES James William Private, 40826, 1st Norfolk Regiment. Died of wounds 02-11-17, aged 19. Born Warrington, Bucks, enlisted Northampton. Son of John Bayes, London Road, Bozeat, Northants. Buried in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Grave VIII.I.97.

BOTTERILL Frank Arthur Corporal, 26758, 4th Bedfordshire Regiment, 63rd (RN) Division. Died of wounds 26-11-17, aged 21. Born Wollaston, enlisted Ampthill, resident Bozeat. Son of William and Annie Botterill, Bozeat, Northants. Buried in Etaples Military Cemetery, Grave XXX.M.31A.

BRADSHAW Frederick Charles Private, 7221, 2nd East Surrey Regiment. Killed in action near Ypres 08-05-15. Born Harrold, enlisted Northampton. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Panel 34.

CHURCH Sidney Private, 26764, Sydney Church, 7th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 03-05-17, aged 22. Born Bozeat, enlisted Ampthill. Son of William Thomas Church and Elizabeth Church, London Road, Bozeat. Commemorated on Arras Memorial, Bay 05.

CORBY Samuel Private, 2850, 5th Bedfordshire Regiment. Died at home 01-02-15, aged 30. Born Storrington, Sussex, enlisted Hinwick, Beds, resident Bozeat. Son of Mrs. Regina Emma Corby, 12, High Street, Bozeat Northants. Buried in Bozeat Cemetery, Northants (left of entrance).

CRAXTON Charles William Private, 331098, 1/1st Cambridgeshire Regiment. Died of wounds 01-04-18. Born Bozeat, enlisted Kettering. Buried in St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Grave P.VII.G.10B.

DOBBS Sidney R. Private, G/31834, Reginald Sidney Dobbs, 6th Queen’s Own, Royal West Kent Regiment. Killed in action 21-09-18. Born Bozeat, enlisted Northampton. Commemorated on Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Haucourt, Panel 07.

DRAGE Abraham CSM, 8140, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 05-07-17, aged 31. Born Bozeat, enlisted Northampton. Husband of Kezia Sarah Drage, 13, Claremont Road, Fratton, Portsmouth. Buried in Belgian Battery Corner Cemetery, Ypres, Grave I.D.02.

DRAGE Archie Berrill Private, 27052, 4th Bedfordshire Regiment, 63rd (RN) Division. Killed in action Gavrelle 23-04-17, aged 26. Born and resident Bozeat, enlisted Ampthill. Son of Berrill and Sarah Jane Drage, High Street, Bozeat, Northants. Commemorated on Arras Memorial, Bay 05.

DRAGE Frederick Thomas Private, 9709, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Aubers Ridge 09-05-15. Born Finedon, enlisted Northampton. Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

DRAGE Jack Private, 40856, 1st South Staffordshire Regiment. Killed in action 04-10-17, aged 18. Born Bozeat, enlisted Kettering. Son of George and Zilla Drage, London Road, Bozeat. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, Panels 90/92 and 162/162A.

DRAGE Percy William Private, 331101, 1/1st Cambridgeshire Regiment. Killed in action 27-08-18. Born Bozeat, enlisted Wellingborough. Buried in Meaulte Military Cemetery, near Albert, Grave F.31.

DRAGE Thomas Edward Private, 41760, 1/1st Cambridgeshire Regiment. Killed in action 26-03-18. Formerly TR/10/7267, T.R. Battalion. Born Bozeat, enlisted Kettering. Commemorated on Pozieres Memorial, Somme, Panels 84/85.

DRIVER Edward Private, G/41626, 23rd Royal Fusiliers. Killed in action Boom Ravine 17-02-17. Born Chelveston, enlisted Wollaston, resident Bozeat, Northants. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panels 08C/09A/16A.

EALY Thomas Corporal, G/68264, Thomas Archer EALEY, 4th Royal Fusiliers. Killed in action 18-09-18. Formerly 8th The Buffs, East Kent Regiment. Born Wellingborough, enlisted Wollaston, resident Bozeat. Commemorated on Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Panel 03.

EDEN Bernard Lieutenant, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Aubers Ridge 09-05-15, aged 32. Husband of Mabel Lily Eden, 1, Wellington Street, Colchester. Commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial, Panel 07.

GOODMAN Herbert Bryant Private, 43527, 10th Essex Regiment. Died of wounds 24-10-17, aged 24. Formerly 22722, Northamptonshire Regiment. Born Bozeat, enlisted Wellingborough. Son of William and Annie Goodman, Bozeat, Northants; husband of Rose Goodman, Wheelwright Yard, 1, High Street, Bozeat. Buried in Etaples Military Cemetery, Grave XXX.G.08.

HARRIS Edwin Private, 27349, 6th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 08-10-17, aged 28. Born Olney, Bucks, enlisted Ampthill, resident Bozeat. Son of Annie Harris, Olney, Bucks, and the late Thomas Harris; husband of Florence Harris, High Street, Bozeat. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, Panels 48/50 and 162.

HARRISON Edward Private, 11907, 3rd Worcester Regiment. Killed in action 23-10-14. Born Bozeat, enlisted Northampton. Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, Panels 17/18.

HOOTON Charles Rifleman, A/250, 9th King’s Royal Rifle Corps. Killed in action 09-01-16. Born and resident Bozeat, enlisted Woolwich. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Panels 51/53.

HOOTON Herbert Corporal, 8825, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Neuve Chapelle 14-03-15, aged 27. Born and resident Bozeat, enlisted Northampton. Son of John Hooton, Olney Road, Bozeat, Northants. Commemorated on Le Touret Memorial, Panels 28/30.

JOHNSON Alfred Charles Private, 201277, 4th Essex Regiment. Killed in action 26-03-17. Born Olney, Bucks, enlisted Kettering, resident Bozeat. Commemorated on Jerusalem Memorial, Panels 33/39.

JONES William Cuthbert Private, 15403, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Guillemont 18-08-16, aged 24. Born Bozeat, enlisted Rushden. Son of Lewis Langley Jones and Jane Jones, Wykes Cottages, Bozeat. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11A/11D.

LUCK A. Reginald Private, G/67191, Arthur Reginald Luck, Royal Fusiliers attached 2/2nd London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers). Killed in action 17-09-17, aged 19. Son of Daniel and Avice Luck, Bozeat, Northants. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, Panels 28/30 and 162/162A/163A.

MALLOWS Bertie Private, 82126, 26th Royal Fusiliers. Died of wounds 13-11-18, aged 19. Son of Mr. and Mrs. C. Mallows, London Road, Bozeat, Northants. Buried in Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille, Grave X.F.35.

PAGE Alfred Private, 26777, 4th Bedfordshire Regiment, 63rd (RN) Division. Killed in action near Passchendaele 30-10-17. Born Wollaston, enlisted Ampthill, resident Bozeat, Northants. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, Panels 48/50 and 162A.

PARTRIDGE Bertram Private, 20404, Bert Partridge, 7th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action Casino Point 01-07-16, aged 24. Born Bozeat, enlisted Bedford. Son of Francis Partridge, Hope Street, Bozeat. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panel 02C.

PARTRIDGE John William Sergeant, 40031, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 06-04-17, aged 21. Born Bozeat, enlisted Wellingborough. Son of Albert and S. Partridge, London Road, Bozeat. Buried in Aix-Noulette Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave I.D.21.

PETTIT William George Private, 103489, 10th Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derby Regiment). Killed in action 29-08-18. Formerly 27044, Bedfordshire Regiment. Born and resident Bozeat, enlisted Ampthill. Son of Mr. E. Pettit, Pudding Lane, Bozeat, Northants. Buried in Bancourt British Cemetery, near Bapaume, Grave IV.J.03.

ROBINSON William Believed to be: Private, 9037, William Robinson, 2nd Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 14-12-14. Born Grendon, enlisted Northampton. Buried in Guards Cemetery, Windy Corner, Cuinchy, Grave IV.B.29.

ROSS Albert O. Ordinary Seaman, J/51627, Albert Ross, HMS Turbulent, Royal Navy. Killed in action 01-06-16, aged 19. Son of Mr. and Mrs. A. Ross, Easton Lane, Bozeat, Northants. Commemorated on Chatham Naval Memorial, Panel 16.

ROSS Harry Private, 7479, Henry Ross, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 17-09-14. Born Bozeat, enlisted Northampton. Commemorated on La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial, Marne, France.

SILSBY Albert S. Private 22662, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 24-11-16. Born Wollaston, enlisted Northampton. Buried in Serre Road Cemetery No.2, Grave XLI.H.4.

SILBY John A. Believed to be: Gunner, 74326, John Alfred Silby, ‘B’ Battery, 69th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died 26-04-15. Born Odell, Beds, enlisted Bury St. Edmunds. Buried in Amara War Cemetery, Iraq, Grave XXII.E.15.

TOMPKINS Ralph Henry Private, 27043, 6th Bedfordshire Regiment. Killed in action 09-08-16, aged 21. Born Bozeat, enlisted Ampthill. Son of William and Judith Tompkins, Dychurch, Bozeat, Northants. Buried in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Grave V.F.20.

WALLIS Frederick William Private, 6653, 7th Bedfordshire Regiment. Died 15-10-17, aged 36. Born and resident Bozeat, enlisted Bedford. Son of William Wallis; husband of Martha Ann Lovell (formerly Wallis), Glebe Farm, Sharnbrook, Beds. Buried in Mendinghem Military Cemetery, Poperinghe, Grave VI.E.50.

WARNER Reuben Thomas [Listed as Thomas Reuben WARNER on CWGC and SDGW] Private 41930, 7th Battalion, Royal Irish Rifles. Killed in action at Ypres 16th August 1918. Aged 25. Born Rushden, enlisted Kettering. Formerly 7032, Northamptonshire Regiment. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial. Panel 138 to 140 and 162 to 162A and 163A.

Commemorated in the churchyard but not on memorial

JOHNSON George Augustus Canadian Army Service Corps. Died in Coguitlam Military Hospital, British Columbia 10th October 1918. Aged 27. Listed on family grave in Bozeat Cemetery. [Cannot locate on CWGC or Canadian Archives]

Not Recorded on Memorial:

CRAXTON William Private, 2798, 1/4th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 22-08-15. Born Bozeat, enlisted Northampton. Commemorated on Helles Memorial, Gallipoli, Panels 154/155.

FREEMAN Stanley Alfred Private, G/55066, 4th Royal Fusiliers. Killed in action 03-05-17. Born Bozeat, enlisted Northampton. Commemorated on Arras Memorial, Bay 03.

JONES Cuthbert Private, 15403, 7th Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Guillemont 18-08-16. Born Bozeat, enlisted Rushden. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial, Panels 11A/11D.

KING Alfred Private, 22357, 1st Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action Intermediate Trench 18-08-16. Born Bozeat, enlisted Wellingborough. Buried in Bazentin-le-Petit Communal Cemetery Extension, Grave Sp. Mem. B.20

LUBBOCK John Raymond Private, 24210, 2nd Suffolk Regiment. Killed in action 28-03-18, aged 21. Born Bozeat, enlisted Wollaston. Son of Arthur and Margaret Lubbock, Hill Street, Brackley, Northants. Commemorated on Arras Memorial, Bay 04.

PETTIT Charles Rifleman, A/200933, 21st King’s Royal Rifle Corps. Killed in action 31-07-17. Born Harrow (sic - probably Henlow), Beds, enlisted Kettering, resident Bozeat, Northants. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, Panels 51/53.

TOMKINS Alfred George Private, 48426, 11th Northumberland Fusiliers. Killed in action 21-09-17, aged 31. Formerly 179531, Royal Field Artillery. Born Bozeat, enlisted Bletchley. Only son of Mr. and Mrs. George Tomkins, The Cottage, Spring Lane, Olney, Bedford; husband of Ethel Mary Tomkins, Petsoe End, Emberton, Bedford. Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial, Zonnebeke, Panels 19/23 and 162.

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