Hurrell, Alfred

Alfred Hurrell

Alfred Hurrell

Alfred Hurrell

Rank: Gunner

Regiment: 3rd Battery, 2nd Brigade, Royal Field Artillery

Parents: Mr & Mrs Hurrell

Address: 57 Mount Pleasant Road, Hastings

Other Info: Missing since June. According to CWGC, Alfred died aged 18 on 3rd June 1916, He is remembered at the Basra Memorial, on panel 3 and 60.

*Alfred is recorded on Hastings War Memorial with the rank of Driver. There seems likely to have been an error as there are no A Hurrells listed on CWGC with the rank of driver.

Published: September 1916

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Blackman, James Samuel

Sargent, Jezzard & Blackman

Sargent, Jezzard & Blackman

James Samuel Blackman

Rank: Private

Regiment: 1/5th  Royal East Kent Regiment (The Buffs)

Mother: Mrs A Blackman

Sister: Mrs G Sargent

Nephew: S Sargent

Nephew-in-Law: Christopher Alfred Jezzard

Mother-in-Law’s Address: 26 Grove Road, Ore

Home Address: Chennell Cottages, St Michael’s, Tenterden

Other Info: According to CWGC, James died on 21st January 1916. He is remembered at the Basra Memorial on panel 6. Additional information from here.

Published: April 1916

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Jewhurst, Albert W

Albert W Jewhurst

Albert W JewhurstAlbert W Jewhurst

Rank: Private

Regiment: Queen’s Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Sister: Frances Leadbeatter

Brother: Charles Leadbeatter

Address: 18 Cambridge Road, Hastings

Parents: Mr & Mrs Leadbeatter

Parent’s Address: 28 Cinque Ports Street, Rye

Other Info: According to CWGC, Albert died aged 26 on 1st January 1917. He is remembered at the Basra Memorial, on Panel 29.

Published: July 1915

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