Wadenhoe

All the names on the Wadenhoe memorial

BRIGGS John Herbert Private, 7993, ‘A’ Company, 1st Bn. Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 03-11-14, aged 28. Born Wadenhoe, Northants, enlisted Northampton. Son of William and Charlotte A. Briggs, Wadenhoe, Northants. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Panels 43/45.

BRIGGS Wilfred Private, 16054, Wilfred George Briggs, 5th Bn. Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 08-08-16. Born Aldwincle, Northants, enlisted Oundle. Buried in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, Grave H.15.

HUNT George Ward Captain, 2nd Bn. Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 09-05-15, aged 33. Son of the late George Eden Hunt and Mrs Eden Hunt, 144, Coleherne Court, South Kensington, London; husband of Mrs Bolney Brown (formerly Hunt), Brailsford Rectory, near Derby. Commemorated on Ploegsteert Memorial, Panel 07.

MILLS William Private, 8255, 2nd Bn. Leinster Regiment. Died of wounds 26-09-14. Born Huntingdon, enlisted Northampton. Buried in Coulommiers Communal Cemetery, Grave B.11.

MOREHEN Albert Private, 15742, 11th Bn. Essex Regiment. Killed in action Loos 26-09-15. Born and resident Wadenhoe, enlisted Oundle. Believed to be the son of Mr J. Morehen, Wadenhoe, Oundle, Northants. Commemorated on Loos Memorial, Panels 85/87.

MOREHEN Herbert Private, 12928, 7th Bn. Leicestershire Regiment. Killed in action 17-09-15. Born and resident Wadenhoe, enlisted Market Bosworth. Son of Mr J. Morehen, Wadenhoe, Oundle, Northants. Buried in Bienvillers Military Cemetery, Grave I.A.59.

SEYMOUR George Culme Captain, KRRC. Captain, George Culme-Seymour, King’s Royal Rifle Corps attached 1/9th Bn. London Regiment (Queen Victoria’s Rifles). Killed in action 07-05-15, aged 37. Son of Admiral Sir Michael Culme-Seymour, 3rd Bart., G.C.B., and Lady Culme-Seymour; husband of Mrs Culme-Seymour (now Mrs. G. H. Woolley), The Rectory, Monk Sherborne, Basingstoke, Hants. Commemorated on Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres, Panels 51/53.

SMALLEY Edward Private, 28203, 2nd Bn. Royal Dublin Fusiliers. Killed in action 24-12-17. Formerly RTS/1416, Army Service Corps. Born Elton, Northants, enlisted London, resident Wadenhoe, Northants. Son of Mrs M Smalley, Cedar Tor, Barnack, Stamford. Also listed on Barnack Memorial. Buried in Templeux-le-Guerard British Cemetery, Grave II.E.37.

SPENCER John Drummer, 8256, 2nd Bn. Leinster Regiment. Killed in action 05-11-15, aged 30. Born Wadenhoe, Northants, enlisted Thrapston. Son of Henry George Spencer and Sarah Ann Spencer, Ashton, Oundle. Northants. Buried in Voormezeele Enclosures No.1 and No.2, Grave II.C.09.

WALSH Jerome Sergeant, 200758, 6th Bn. Northamptonshire Regiment. Killed in action 05-04-18. Enlisted Oundle. Commemorated on Pozieres Memorial, Panels 54/56.

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