British flag   Lost Ancestors   UN flag

United Kingdom and the world




War Memorial - Holt, Wiltshire, England


The men behind the names


Harold Frank Barclay Turner
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Captain

abt. 1895
01 September 1917
22
"C" Coy. 1st Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Menin Road South Military Cemetery, Belgium
Son of the late Frank M. and Harriet F. Turner.
Back button


Cecil John Buckland
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:

Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Second Lieutenant

abt. 1895
19 August 1918
23
Royal Air Force
and 5th Bn. Royal Fusiliers
Holt Old Cemetery, Wiltshire
Son of Arthur George and Mary Elizabeth Buckland,
of 73, Finchley Rd., St. John's Wood, London.
Back button


W. Clark
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Chf. W. O. (CWGC: Master at Arms)
180547
abt. 1879
05 June 1916
37
Royal Navy, H. M. S. "Hampshire"
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire
Son of Joe and Emily Clark,
of Hook Common, Basingstoke, Hants,
husband of Rose J. Clark,
of Star Buildings, Holt, Wilts.
Back button


G. Williams
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Petty Officer
184383
abt. 1879
04 December 1916
37
Royal Navy, H. M. Submarine "E15"
Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, Iraq
Husband of the late Annie Ethel Williams,
of 66, Sutherland Rd., Portsmouth.
Back button


Ralph Herne Morris
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Company Sergeant Major
4733
abt. 1880
21 March 1918
38
"B" Coy. 2nd Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Savy British Cemetery, France
Son of Robert and Lucretia Morris,
husband of Emily Ann Morris,
of Westbourne Terrace, Estcourt St., Devizes, Wilts.
Born at Gosport, Hants.
Back button


Walter William Ash
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Serjeant
9664

10 August 1915

5th Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Helles Memorial, Turkey (including Gallipoli)
Back button


A. Davis
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Serjeant




Wiltshire Regiment

Back button


William Herbert Ladd
Rank:
Service No.:
Awards:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Corporal
8402
Distinguished Conduct Medal

21 March 1918

2nd Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Pozieres Memorial, France
Back button


A. H. Johnson
Rank:
Service No.:

Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Bombardier (CWGC: Corporal)
110617
abt. 1891
02 October 1918
27
244th Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery
Fifteen Ravine British Cemetery, Villers-Plouich, France
Son of Mrs. Mary Johnson,
of 2, Bridge Terrace, Holt, Trowbridge, Wilts.
Back button


Albert E. Ash
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Lance Corporal
204229
abt. 1893
10 April 1918
25
6th Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Tyne Cot Memorial, Belgium
Son of Edwin J. and Polly Ash,
of The Midlands, Holt, Wilts,
husband of Maggie I. Brown (formerly Ash),
of 12, Hipperton's Marsh, Trowbridge, Wilts.
Back button


Stanley Joseph Gosnell
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Lance Corporal
3104
abt. 1896
07 May 1919
23
4th Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Holt Old Cemetery, Wiltshire
Son of Florence Louisa Longstaff (formerly Gosnell),
of 6, St. Margaret's Villas, Bradford-on-Avon,
and the late William Stanley Gosnell.
Back button


Frank Herbert Smith
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Lance Corporal
9481
abt. 1898
10 August 1915
17
5th Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Helles Memorial, Turkey (including Gallipoli)
Son of Herbert Llewellyn and Harriet Fanny Smith,
of "Lyndhurst", Holt, Wilts.
Back button


Victor Wallace Alford
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private (CWGC: Lance Corporal)
12214
abt. 1893
01 October 1918
25
"B" Coy. 1st Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Le Cateau Military Cemetery, France
Son of Mr. and Mrs. G. Alford,
of The Gravel, Holt, Wilts.
Back button


F. Dean
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
25948

15 January 1917

5th Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Amara War Cemetery, Iraq
Back button


William George Edwards (Probably)
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
200665
abt. 1882
10 May 1918
36
1st/4th Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)
Son of Herbert and Eliza Edwards,
of Trowbridge,
husband of Emma Louisa Robinson (formerly Edwards),
of 5, Gas Works Rd., Trowbridge, Wilts.
Back button


William George Higgs
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
9490
abt. 1895
10 August 1915
20
5th Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Helles Memorial, Turkey (including Gallipoli)
Son of Josiah and Rosa Maria Higgs,
of "Hawcroft", The Common, Holt, Wilts.
Back button


Reuben Huntley
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
20716
abt. 1891
24 November 1916
25
6th Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, France
Son of William and Rhoda Huntley,
of Wingfield, Wilts.,
husband of Dorothy Huntley,
of 7, Tony Place, Bradford-on-Avon.
Back button


H. Scrine
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
7681
abt. 1889
12 October 1918
29
2nd Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Niederzwehren Cemetery, Kassel, Germany
Son of Mr. F. Scrine,
of 33, Mount Pleasant, Corifree, Trowbridge, Wilts.
Back button


F. O. Stokes
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
19566

09 October 1916

1st Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Grandcourt Road Cemetery, Grandcourt, France
Back button


A. Usher
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
9663

26 January 1917

5th Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Amara War Cemetery, Iraq
Back button


H. Vanderstein
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private




Wiltshire Regiment

Back button


Albert Edward Bailey
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
63037
abt. 1886
22 July 1918
32
2nd/4th Bn. The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment)

Son of Albert and Lavinia Anne Bailey,
of Holt, Trowbridge, Wilts,
husband of Louisa Bailey,
of 184, Wendover Rd., Staines.
Back button


Albert John Lampy Batten
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
202935

28 September 1917

1st/4th Bn. Dorsetshire Regiment
Basra Memorial, Iraq
Back button


E. R. Brimble
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
12684

13 November 1918

55th Bn. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Don Communal Cemetery, Annoeullin, France
Son of Mr. J. W. Brimble,
of Star Cottage, Holt, Wilts.
Back button


Edward Francis Drewitt
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
307170
abt. 1880
17 April 1917
37
2nd/8th Bn. Lancashire Fusiliers
Longuenesse (St. Omer) Souvenir Cemetery, France
Husband of Mary Drewitt,
of Sutton Rd., Somerton, Somerset.
Back button


C. V. Edwards
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Gunner
75480
abt. 1893
12 September 1918
25
278th Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery
Red Cross Corner Cemetery, Beugny, France
Son of Martha Edwards,
of Prospect Villa, Holt, Wilts,
and the late Henry Edwards.
Back button


Charles Edwin Hares
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Gunner
170930
abt. 1898
04 June 1918
20
308th Siege Bty. Royal Garrison Artillery
Pernes British Cemetery, France
Son of Charles William and Rosa Alice Hares,
of Holt, near Trowbridge, Wilts.
Back button


E. H. Harding
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
441162

12 November 1917

8th Bn. Canadian Infantry
Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belgium
Back button


William Septimus Harris (Probably)
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
DM2/208479

13 February 1919

M. T. Royal Army Service Corps
Melton Mowbray (Thorpe Road) Cemetery, Leicestershire
Back button


W. Hodge
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private




Buffs

Back button


Thomas Henry Hurn
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
171722
abt. 1899
05 November 1918
19
32nd Coy. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Cross Roads Cemetery, Fontaine-au-Bois, France
Son of Henry John Hurn,
of Fernlea, Holt, Wilts.
Back button


W. J. March
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
S/18386
abt. 1898
19 September 1918
20
12th Bn. Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
Doiran Military Cemetery, Greece
Son of Henry Hedley March,
of "Bradford", Leigh Rd., Holt, Wilts.
Back button


Herbert Llewellyn Aland
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
5577008
abt. 1923
22 July 1944
21
5th Bn. Wiltshire Regiment
Banneville-la-Campagne War Cemetery, France
Son of William and Annie Aland,
of Holt, Wiltshire.
Back button


Arthur William Bennett
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Able Seaman
D/JX 346912
abt. 1917
15 June 1944
27
Royal Navy, H. M. S. "Blackwood"
Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon
Son of Alfred James Bennett and Edith Bennett,
of Caernarvon,
husband of Gertrude Mary Bennett,
of Caernarvon.
Back button


D. Fletcher
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Sergeant




Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve

Back button


John William Heavyside
Rank:
Service No.:
Awards:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Commissioned Engineer

Distinguished Service Cross
abt. 1899
23 October 1943
44
Royal Navy, H. M. S. "Eclipse"
Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon
Son of John Henry and Florence Heavyside,
of Holt, Wiltshire,
husband of Emily Heavyside,
of Holt.
Back button


Roy Henry Llewellyn Heavyside
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Private
5626156
abt. 1917
12 July 1944
27
2nd Bn. Devonshire Regiment
Ryes War Cemetery, Bazenville, France
Son of Frederick and Winifred Heavyside,
husband of Joan Heavyside,
of Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire.
Back button


David Rupert Nelson Ledbury
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Comdo. (CWGC: Marine)
PO/X 5001
abt. 1924
01 January 1943
19
Royal Marines, H. M. S. "Fidelity"
Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire
Son of Richard and Lottie Frances Ledbury,
of Melksham, Wiltshire.
Back button


Lawry Brimson Mortimer
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Aircraftman 1st Class
575923
abt. 1923
05 July 1941
18
Royal Air Force
Runnymede Memorial, Surrey
Son of Howard and Grace Gladys Mortimer,
of Holt, Wiltshire.
Back button


Robert Scrine
Rank:
Service No.:
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
Age:
Regiment:
Cemetery:
Add. Information:
Leading Stoker
D/KX 81506
abt. 1913
19 December 1941
28
Royal Navy, H. M. S. "Neptune"
Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon
Son of Edward Pearse Scrine and Gertrude Scrine,
of Holt, Wiltshire.
Back button
v


Angel   

This page is dedicated to the 10 million victims of World War I and 60 million victims of World War II.
We should always remember the immense grief and loss each war brought to the world.

   Angel



© Lost Ancestors 2017