Venes, Thomas W

Venes

Thomas W Venes

Rank: Private

Regiment: Royal Army Medical Corps

Parents: Mr James & Mrs Elizabeth Venes

Brother: James H Venes

Address: 6 South Terrace, Halton, Hastings

Other Info: At Salonika. Additional name information from the Lives of the First World War website.

Published: March 1918

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Venes, James H

Venes

James H Venes

Rank: Private

Regiment: 33rd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers, transf. to (59246) 99th Company,
Labour Corps

Parents: Mr James & Mrs Elizabeth Venes

Brother: Thomas W Venes

Address: 6 South Terrace, Halton, Hastings

Other Info: Killed in action. According to CWGC, James died aged 26 on 20th January 1918. He is remembered at Noeux-les-Mines Communal Cemetery Extension, grave reference IV.B.1.

Published: March 1918

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Spears, Charles

Charles Spears

Charles Spears

Rank: Private / Signaller

Regiment: South Wales Borderer

Parents: Mr & Mrs Spears

Sent by: Miss Bailey

Address: Oakwood, St Helen’s Park Road

Other Info: Won the Military Medal for bravery in the field on November 30th 1917. He volunteered to take a message to the front line under heavy shell fire, and got back safely, but on his return found the place he had left was blown to pieces.

Published: March 1918

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Dykeman, Arnold Weldon

Dykeman

Arnold Weldon Dykeman

Rank: Gunner

Regiment: Canadian Expeditionary Force

Parents: Mr Gilbert & Mrs Ella Dykeman

Wife: Mrs Ethel Dykeman (nee Pain)

Brothers: Frank Fairchild Dykeman, Gilbert Percy Dykeman, Rupert Purdy Dykeman & James Tilton Dykeman

Brothers-in-Law: F A Pain & V Pain

Parent’s Address: 15 Prospect Street, St John, New Brunswick, Canada

Wife’s Address: 69 Emmanuel Road, Hastings

Other Info: Wounded. Additional name information with thanks to ww1warbrides.blogspot.com

Arnold’s CEF service papers can be viewed for free here.

Published: February 1918

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Sweetman, Charles A

Sweetman

Charles A Sweetman

Rank: Gunner

Regiment: Royal Garrison Artillery

Parents: Mr & Mrs H Sweetman

Brothers: W H Sweetman & Frederick T Sweetman

Address: 50 Castle Hill Road, Hastings

Other Info: Additional name information from the Lives of the First World War website.

Published: February 1918

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Sweetman, Frederick T

Sweetman

Frederick T Sweetman

Rank: Bombardier

Regiment: Royal Garrison Artillery

Parents: Mr & Mrs H Sweetman

Brothers: W H Sweetman & Charles A Sweetman

Address: 50 Castle Hill Road, Hastings

Other Info: Additional name information from the Lives of the First World War website.

Published: February 1918

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