Ambrose, Albert Gerard

Ambrose & Edwards

Albert Gerard Ambrose

Rank: Rifleman

Regiment: ‘C’ Company, 2nd/6th Battalion, London Regiment (City of London Rifles)

Parents: Mr Philip F & Mrs Maria M Ambrose

Brother:  Philip John Ambrose

Cousins: William Ambrose, Edward P Ambrose, Albert A Ambrose, Edgar Ambrose & E Edwards

Address: 97 King Edward Road, Maidstone

Other Info: Killed in action. According to CWGC, Albert died aged 21 on 21st May 1917. He is remembered at the Arras Memorial in Bay 9 & 10.

Published: March 1918

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Stride, William George

William George Stride

William George Stride

Rank: Private

Regiment: 12th Battalion, Middlesex Regiment

Father: Mr Thomas J Stride

Wife: Mrs Kate Harriett Stride

Address: 49 King’s Road, St Leonards

Other Info: Missing since 3rd May 1917. News would be gratefully received.

According to CWGC, William George died on that date aged 36. He is remembered at the Arras Memorial in Bay 7.

Published: February 1918

Mitchell, William Henry

Mitchell

William Henry Mitchell

Rank: Gunner

Regiment: ‘B’ Battery, 189th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery

Parents: Mr William & Mrs Elizabeth J Mitchell

Brothers: Arthur George Mitchell & Alfred J Mitchell

Address: 82 Bulverhythe Road, St Leonards

Other Info: At the Front. According to CWGC, William died aged 38 on 27th March 1918. He is remembered at the Arras Memorial, in Bay 1.

Published: February 1918

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Crossingham, Henry

Henry Crossingham

Henry Crossingham / Crossinggum

Rank: Private

Regiment: 4th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers

Mother: Mrs Rose Crossingham

Brother: Ben Crossingum

Address: No 1 Two Houses, Haddocks Hill, Bexhill

Other Info: Killed in action on 6th May 1917. According to CWGC, Henry died aged 40 and is remembered at the Arras Memorial in Bay 3.

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Published: September 1917

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Gander, John

Gander & Foord

John Gander

Rank: Private

Regiment: 12th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales’ Own)

Mother: Mrs Gander

Brother: Charles Edward Gander

Uncles: J H Foord, Charles Foord & H Foord

Address: 7 Middle Road, Ore / 156 Priory Road, Hastings

Other Info: Killed in action on 3rd May 1917. According to CWGC, John is remembered at the Arras Memorial, in Bay 4.

Published: July 1917

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Le Gros, Claude Douglas

Le Gros

Claude Douglas Le Gros

Rank: Private

Regiment: 2nd Battalion, Honourable Artillery Company

Parents: Mr Harold & Mrs Nellie Le Gros

Address: 10 Grosvenor Gardens, St Leonards

Other Info: Killed in action on 15th May 1917. According to CWGC, Claude died aged 25 and is remembered at the Arras Memorial, Bay 1.

Published: June 1917

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Colvin, Leonard

Leonard Colvin

Leonard Colvin

Rank: Private

Regiment: 9th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Parents: Mr & Mrs Colvin

Address: Bourne Walk, Hastings

Other Info: Killed in action aged 23 on 12th April 1917. According to CWGC, Leonard is remembered at the Arras Memorial, Bay 6.

Published: May 1917

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Luck, Herbert Edward

Luck

Herbert Edward Luck

Rank: Private

Regiment: 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Parents: Mr George & Mrs J E Luck

Brothers: Leonard George Luck, Henry J Luck & John Luck

Address: The Post Office, Baldslow, St Leonards

Other Info: Killed in action on 31st March 1917. According to CWGC, Herbert died aged 33 and is remembered at the Arras Memorial in Bay 6.

Published: April 1917

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Selwood, Thomas John

Thomas John Selwood

Thomas John Selwood

Rank: Private

Regiment: 7th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers

Mother: Mrs Selwood

Address: 99 Alfred Road, Clive Vale, Hastings

Other Info: According to CWGC, Thomas died on 23rd April 1917. He is remembered at the Arras Memorial in Bay 3.

Published: April 1917

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