Ross, Percy Thomas

P T RossPercy Thomas Ross

Rank: Sergeant

Regiment: ‘B’ Company, 23rd Battalion, London Regiment

Parents: Mr Thomas & Mrs Hannah Ross

Address: Tudor House, St Helen’s Road, Hastings

Other Info: At the Front. According to CWGC Percy, a recipient of the Distinguished Conduct Medal, died on 26th May 1915. He is remembered at Le Touret Memorial, on Panels 45 & 46. Additional information from the Lives of the First World War Website.

Published: April 1915

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Veness, John

Veness

John Veness

Rank: Private

Regiment: 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Parents: Mr Henry & Mrs Sarah Ann Veness

Brother: H Veness

Address: 1 Providence Row, All Saints Street, Hastings

Other Info: According to CWGC, John died aged 22 on 9th May 1915. He is remembered at Le Touret Memorial, on Panel 20 & 21.

Published: April 1915

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Funnell, W

Funnell & Thomas

W Funnell

Rank: Private

Regiment: National Reserve, 5th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Wife: Mrs Funnell

(Step)Son: A Thomas

Address: 19 Stonefield Road, Hastings

Other Info: In India

Published: April 1915

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Southon, Harry

Harry SouthonHarry Southon

Rank: Articifer Engineer

Ship: HMS Laertes

Sister: Mrs Rummery

Brother-in-Law: George Rummery

Parents: Mr William Edmond & Mrs Hannah Amelia Southon

Wife: Ellen Grace Southon

Home Address: 45 Crofton Road, North End, Portsmouth

Sister’s Address: 200 Priory Road, West Hill, Hastings

Other Info: According to CWGC, Harry died aged 33 whilst serving aboard HMS Defence, which was lost with all hands on 31st May 1916 during the Battle of Jutland.

Published: April 1915

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