Bignell, William Henry

William Henry Bignell

William Henry Bignell

William Henry Bignell

Rank: Company Sergeant Major

Regiment: 13th Battalion (Southdowns), Royal Sussex Regiment

Wife: Mrs Mary Bignell

Parents: Mr William & Mrs Maria Bignell

Address: 1 Chermside Villas, Summersdale, Chichester

Parent’s Address: Hastings

Other Info: Died in France on 21st July 1917. According to CWGC, William died aged 47 and is remembered at Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension, grave reference VI.F.10.

Formerly employed at the ‘Observer’ Office.

Additional name information from the Royal Sussex Southdowns website.

Published: November 1917

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Stapley, Percy Edward

Richardson, G, Stapley, P, Wickenden, J & Putland, A

Richardson, G, Stapley, P, Wickenden, J & Putland, A

Percy Edward Stapley

Rank: Private

Regiment: Royal Sussex Regiment / 6th Battalion, (Queen’s Own) Royal West Kent Regiment

Parents: Mr Charles & Mrs Harriett Stapley

Wife: Mrs Louisa Stapley

Address: Caldbec Hill, Battle

Parent’s Address: Hastings

Other Info: At the Front. According to CWGC, Percy died aged 32 on 9th August 1918. He is remembered at Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension, grave reference VIII.D.20.

Published: August 1917

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