Duke, Godfrey Charles

Duke, Coote, Jennings & Martin

Godfrey Charles Duke

Rank: Private

Regiment: 34th Battalion, Royal Fusiliers – transferred to 101st Company,
Labour Corps

Parents: Mr David & Mrs Eliza Duke

Wife: Mrs Duke

Brothers:  Percy Duke, Frank Stanley Duke & George Duke

Brothers-in-Law: George Coote, W Jennings & J Martin

Address: 35 Silchester Road, St Leonards

Other Info: At the Front. According to CWGC, Godfrey died aged 35 on 14th May 1918. He is remembered at Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt, grave reference I.B.25.

Published: October 1917

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Cloke, Sidney Charles

Sidney Charles Cloke

Sidney Charles Cloke

Rank: Corporal

Regiment: 1st Battalion, Dorsetshire Regiment

Parents: Mr John & Mrs Alice F Cloke

Address: ‘Denton House’, 373 Old London Road, Hastings

Other Info: Killed in action. According to CWGC, Sidney died aged 20 on 31st August 1917. He is remembered at Coxyde Military Cemetery, grave reference III.D.28

Published: October 1917

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Stratford, William

Stratford

William Stratford

Rank: Gunner

Regiment: 1st (Reserve) Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery

Wife: Mrs Florence Stratford (later Thomson)

Parents: Mr Edward James & Mrs Mary Stratford

Brother: Albert Stratford

Address: 6 Foliot Road, Swilly, Plymouth

Other Info: At the Front. According to CWGC, William died aged 23 on 28th May 1919. He is remembered at Plymouth (Ford Park) Cemetery, grave reference Church G.4.6.

Published: October 1917

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Southerden, William

Southerden & GibbsWilliam Southerden

Rank: Private

Regiment: 24 Battalion, London Regiment

Parents: Mr Frank & Mrs Mary Southerden

Brothers: Charles Southerden, P Southerden & Victor Southerden

Brother-in-Law:  A W Gibbs

Address: 85 Clifton Road, Ore

Other Info: According to CWGC, William died aged 23 on 23rd August 1918. He is remembered at Daours Communal Cemetery Extension, grave reference VI.C.12. Additional name information from the Lives of the First World War Website.

Published: October 1917

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Osborne, George Henry

George Henry Osborne

George Henry Osborne

Rank: Private

Regiment: 9th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Wife: Mrs G A A M Osborne

Parents: Mr James & Mrs Ellen Osborne

Address: 18 High Street, Robertsbridge

Other Info: Died of wounds at a dressing station in Belgium on 6th September 1917. According to CWGC, George died age 36 and is remembered at Lijssenhoek Military Cemetery, grave reference XVIII.H.5.

Published: October 1917

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Foord, S J

S J Foord

S J Foord

Rank: Sergeant

Regiment: 5th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Parents: Mr & Mrs Foord

Address: 20 Grove Road, Ore

Other Info: Died on 12th September 1917 or wounds received on 13th July 1917. According to CWGC, Sergeant Foord is remembered at Wimereux Communal Cemetery, grave reference VI.A.26

Published: October 1917

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Robins, John William

John William Robins

John William Robins

Rank: Private

Regiment: 8th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment

Parents: Mr Robert & Mrs Harriett Robins

Address: Battle Road, Hollington, later Hop Villas, Paddock Wood

Other Info: Missing since 31st July 1917. According to CWGC, John died aged 23 on 31st July 1917. He is remembered at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial on panel 21.

Published: September 1917

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Ayling, Charles E

Charles E Ayling

Charles E Ayling

Rank: Private

Regiment: 6th Battalion, Lincolnshire Regiment

Parents: Mr George & Mrs Fanny Ayling

Address: 15 Caves Road, St Leonards

Other Info: According to CWGC, Charles died aged 19 on 2nd December 1918. He is remembered at St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, grave reference S.II.HH.15. Additional name information from the Lives of the First World War website.

Published: September 1917

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Tooker, John Patrick Martin

John Patrick Martin Tooker

John Patrick Martin Tooker

Rank: Lance Corporal

Regiment: 1st/4th Battalion, London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers)

Parents: Mr John & Mrs Sarah Mary Tooker

Brother: Jeremiah William Tooker & James A Tooker

Address: 44 Vicarage Road, West Hill, Hastings

Other Info: Killed in action on 16th August 1917. According to CWGC, John died aged 20 and is remembered at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial on Panel 52.

Published: September 1917

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Kennett, Frank

Frank Kennett

Frank Kennett

Rank: Private

Regiment: 717th Mechanical Transport Company, Army Service Corps, attached to IX Corps Heavy Artillery

Parents: Mr Ernest & Mrs Elizabeth Kennett

Wife: Mrs Lily Kennett

Parent’s Address: 11 Mercatoria, St Leonards

Address: Sydney Villa, 175 Bexhill Road, St Leonards

Other Info: Killed by shell fire on 4th September 1917. According to CWGC, Frank died aged 25 and is remembered at Locre Hospice Cemetery, grave reference II.B.2.

Published: September 1917

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