Niederauer, Albert Cuthbert

Niederauer

Albert Cuthbert Niederauer

Rank: Private

Regiment: 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Parents: Mr George & Mrs Jane Niederaurer

Brothers: George Niederaurer & Frederick John Valentine Niederaurer

Address: 4 Cornfield Terrace, St Leonards

Other Info: Killed in action at Loos. According to CWGC, Frederick died on 27th September 1915. He is remembered at Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, grave reference IX.D.

Published: March 1916

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Niederauer, Frederick John Valentine

Niederauer

Frederick John Valentine Niederauer

Rank: Private

Regiment: 3rd Dragoon Guards (Prince of Wales Own)

Parents: Mr George & Mrs Jane Niederaurer

Brothers: George Niederaurer & Albert Cuthbert Niederaurer

Address: 4 Cornfield Terrace, St Leonards

Other Info: Killed by a poisonous shell. According to CWGC, Frederick died aged 20 on 16th June 1915. He is remembered at Wimereux Communal Cemetery, grave reference I.I.31

Published: March 1916

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Haydock, George L

George L HaydockGeorge L Haydock

Rank: Driver

Regiment: 9th Battalion, North Staffordshire Regiment

Sent by: Miss E B Morris

Miss Morris’ Address: 21 Church Road, St Leonards

Other Info: Once wounded, now returned to active service. Additional name information from the Lives of the First World War website.

Published: March 1916

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Harris, Arthur Douglas

Arthur Douglas HarrisArthur Douglas Harris

Rank: Cooks Mate

Ship: HMS Legion & HMS Laforey

Parents: Mr Douglas David & Mrs Ellen M A Harris

Address: 82 Bohemia Road, St Leonards

Other Info: According to CWGC, Arthur died 23 on 23rd March 1917. He was aboard the destroyer HMS Laforey when it struck a British laid mine. Only 18 on 76 crew survived. Arthur is remembered at  Chatham Naval Memorial on panel 25.

Published: March 1916

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Foord, William Albert

William Albert FoordWilliam Albert Foord

Rank: Private

Regiment: 49th Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force

Parents: Mr William & Mrs Alice Foord

Aunt: Mrs Sellman

Brother: Arthur J Foord

Aunt’s Address: 13 Alma Terrance, Silverhill

Other Info: According to CWGC, William died aged 20 on 28th April 1917. He is remembered at Bois-Carre British Cemetery, Thelus, grave reference III.C.20.

William’s CEF enlistment papers can be viewed for free here.

Published: March 1916

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Larkins, W

Newington & LarkinsW Larkins

Service: Royal Navy

Ship: HMS Neptune

Other Info: The text for ‘A Winning Crew’ reads: A crew on board HMS Neptune, winners of the RNR and RNVR race at the squadron regatta, 1915. The man on the left, sitting on the ground is James Newington, brother of Mrs Martin…. Another Hastings man, W Larkins, is third from the left in the second row from the back.

Published: March 1916

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