Names of the Men of Ringmer Commemorated on the War Memorial

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Ringmerwarmem2 First World War
Thomas J Akehurst
Herbert Allcorn
Clifford J Andrew
Ernest Barnes
Arthur Bourner
Alfred Brooks
Charles Brooks
Frederick C Brooks*
Clement J Byron
David J Carpenter
David Cosham
Joseph J Crossingham
Frederick Divall
Reginald Divall
Ernest J Diplock
John Dobson
Henry R Ellis
Frank Evans*
Harry J Evans
Henry Evans
Wallace D French
Bertram Foord
George Funnell
Charles Godden
Arthur F Gribbell
James Mockford
Arthur Moore
William Moore
Allan Parsons
Edward C Penfold
Alfred C Plummer
Ernest W Plummer
Ernest F Richardson*
Edward Robins
Harry Stevens*
Benjamin Tasker
William Tasker
George Waller
Percival J Wicks
Frank M Wilmshurst
Alfred Wren
Second World War
Thomas X Bradbury
Horace Buckwell
Sydney Bushell
Robert Gabbitas
Edward T Hewson
John E Leister
Redvers C M Parris
Albert E Ruck
Harry C Spong
Barry O'B Turner
Leslie H Turner
* indicates error
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Basic Details of Casualties

 

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Name

Rank

Unit

Died

Commemorated

Akehurst, Thomas J

Private

8 Royal West Surrey

11 Oct 1918

St Aubert Brit Cem, France

Allcorn, Herbert

Stoker 1

HMS Good Hope

1 Nov 1914

Portsmouth Navy Mem, England

Andrew, Clifford John

Private

1/5 Royal Sussex

9 May 1915

Le Touret Memorial, France

Barnes, Ernest

Sgt

253 Bty, R Garrison Artillery

9 Apr 1918

Abbeville Com Cem Extn, France

Bourner, Arthur

Private

7 Royal West Surrey

28 Sept 1916

Connaught Cem, France

Bradbury, Thomas X

L Aircraftman

2 Air Observers School

17 Oct 1941

Runnymede Air Force Memorial, England

Brook, Frederick C

Private

8 R Dublin Fusiliers

16 Aug 1917

Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium

Brooks, Alfred

Private

13 Royal Sussex

18 Apr 1918

Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium

Brooks, Charles

Private

13 Royal Sussex

22 Mar 1918

Pozieres Memorial, France

Buckwell, Horace

Stoker Petty Officer

HMS St Fagan

1 June 1940

Portsmouth Navy Mem, England

Bushell, Sydney

Flying Officer

152 Sqn, RAF

30 July 1942

Runnymede Air Force Memorial, England

Byron, Clement J

2 Lt

2 Honourable Artillery Company

10 Jan 1917

Beaumont Hamel Cem, France

Carpenter, David J

Private 2

1 Balloon Section

15 July 1918

La Targette Brit Cem, France

Cosham, David

Private

11 Lancashire Fusiliers

18 June 1918

Cologne Southern Cem, Germany

Crossingham, Joseph J

Private

7 Royal Sussex

8 Sept 1919

Ringmer Churchyard, England

Diplock, Ernest J

Private

1 London

14 May 1917

Arras Memorial, France

Divall, Frederick

Private

6 Royal West Kent

5 Dec 1915

Wailly Orchard Cem, France

Divall, Reginald

Rifleman

16 London

1 July 1916

Gommecourt Brit No 2 Cem, France

Dobson, John

Driver

90 Field Coy, RE

26 Apr 1918

Lijssenthoek Mil Cem, Belgium

Ellis, Henry R

Private

9 Royal Warwickshire

2 Aug 1917

Baghdad (North Gate), Iraq

Evans, Frank

Gunner

70 Brigade, R Field Artillery

15 Jan 1917

Contalmaison Chateau Cem, France

Evans, Harry J

Private

2 Royal Sussex

30 June 1916

Arras Memorial, France

Evans, Henry

Sgt

11 Essex

14 Mar 1916

Potijze Burial Ground, Belgium

Foord, Bertram

Private

16 Australian Imperial Force

23 Sept 1916

Chester Farm Cem, Belgium

French, Wallace D

Private

1 R Scots Fusiliers

11 Nov 1914

Menin Gate Memorial, Belgium

Funnell, George

Private

4 Royal Fusiliers

21 Aug 1918

Railway Cutting Cem, France

Gabbitas, Robert

Flight Lt

353 Sqn RAF

2 July 1944

Jodhpur State Cem, India

Godden, Charles

Private

41 Australian Imperial Force

3 July 1919

South Malling Churchyard, Lewes, England

Gribbell, Arthur F

Captain

R Field Artillery

13 Mar 1916

Ringmer Churchyard, England

Hewson, Edward T

Guardsman

1 Coldstream Guards

22 May 1940

Wilsele Churchyard, Belgium

Leister, John E

Driver

210 Field Coy, RE

14 Nov 1942

El Alamein Mil Cem, Egypt

Mockford, James

Lance Cpl

2 Coldstream Guards

16 Sept 1916

Guards Cem, Lesboeufs, France

Moore, Arthur

Private

1/5 Royal Sussex

9 May 1915

Le Touret Memorial, France

Moore, William

Rifleman

12 King's Royal Rifle Corps

30 June 1916

Ypres Reservoir Cem, Belgium

Parris, Redvers C M

Sgt

215 Sqn, RAF

29 July 1943

Singapore Memorial

Parsons, Allan

Gunner

82 Battery, R Field Artillery

29 Aug 1916

Baghdad (North Gate), Iraq

Penfold, Edward C

Private

74 Machine Gun Corps

3 Oct 1918

Lapugnoy Mil Cem, France

Plummer, Alfred C

Sgt

Labour Corps

30 Oct 1919

St Michael's Churchyard, Lewes, England

Plummer, Ernest W

Lance Cpl

12 Royal Sussex

3 Sept 1916

Couin British Cem, France

Richardson, Ernest F

Private

2 Royal Sussex

2 June 1916

Cambrin Churchyard Extn, France

Robins, Edward

Private

OBLI

28 Feb 1917

Thiepval Memorial, France

Ruck, Albert E

Driver

51 Div, R Army Service Corps

11 June 1940

Dunkirk Memorial, France

Spong, Harry C

Lt

Royal Corps of Signals

11 Nov 1942

Yokohama British War Cem, Japan

Stevens, Harry

Private

9 Royal Sussex

18 June 1916

Bailleul Com Cem Ext, France

Tasker, Benjamin

Gunner

154 Battery, R Garrison Artillery

28 Mar 1918

Fonquevillers Mil Cem, France

Tasker, William

Private

13 Royal Sussex

29 Mar 1918

Pozieres Memorial, France

Turner, Albert

Private

2 Coldstream Guards

6 Nov 1914

Sanctuary Wood Cemetery, Belgium.

Menin Gate Memorial, Belgium

Turner, Barry O'B

Lt

300 Independent Anti-Tank Battery, RA

17 July 1943

Catania War Cem, Sicily

Turner, Leslie H

Flying Officer

RAF

18 Mar 1944

Ringmer (New) Churchyard, England

Waller, George

Private

1/5 Royal Sussex

9 May 1915

Le Touret Memorial, France

Wicks, Percival J

Sgt

Z Battery, R Horse Artillery

24 Oct 1917

Canada Farm Cem, Belgium

Wilmshurst, Frank M

Private

1/5 Royal Sussex

24 Sept 1917

Dozinghem Mil Cem, Belgium

Wren, Alfred

Driver

40 Brigade, R Field Artillery

17 Oct 1917

Lijssenthoek Mil Cem, Belgium