Crockford, Arthur George

Rigglesford, Riggulsford & CrockfordArthur George Crockford

Rank: Private

Regiment: 2nd Battalion, Grenadier Guards

Mother-in-Law: Mrs Riggulsford

Brothers-in-Law: Harold Thomas Riggulsford & G Riggulsford

Address: 141 Mount Pleasant Road, Hastings

Other Info: Killed in action on 10th November 1914. According to CWGC, Arthur is remembered at the Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial on Panel 9 and 11.

Published: September 1916

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Payne, Arthur

Arthur Payne

Arthur Payne

Rank: Private

Regiment: 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Parents: Mr William & Mrs Sarah Payne

Address: 146 St George’s Road, Hastings (later 5 Nelson Road, Whitstable, Kent)

Other Info: Formerly with Mr R Dengate, St Leonards. Killed on August 6th. According to CWGC, Arthur died on 7th August 1916 aged 29. He is remembered at Brewery Orchard Cemetery, Bois-Grenier, grave reference IV.E.12.

Published: September 1916

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Morley, George

George Morley

George Morley

Rank: Corporal

Regiment: 8th Battalion, Royal East Kent Regiment (The Buffs)

Parents: Mr & Mrs Charles Morley

Wife: Mrs Morley

Address: St Leonards

Other Info: Reported missing and then reported killed on 26th September 1916. According to CWGC, George is remembered at the Loos Memorial, on Panel 15 to 19.

Published: September 1916

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Marchant, Herbert Charles

Marchant

Herbert Charles Marchant

Rank: Private

Regiment: 26th Battalion, Australian Infantry, Australian Imperial Force

Brother: D Marchant

Sister: Miss Rose Marchant

Sister’s Address: 12 Duke Road, Silverhill

Other Info: Killed in action on 29th July 1916. According to CWGC, Herbert is remembered at the Villers-Bretonneux Memorial.

You can view Herbert’s AIF service papers for free here.

Published: September 1916

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Grensted, Charles H

Charles H Grensted

Charles H Grensted

Rank: Private / Lance Corporal

Regiment: 2nd / 5th Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment

Father: Mr C Grensted

Address: 70 Manor Road, Hastings

Other Info: According to CWGC, Charles died aged 34 on 2nd November 1918. He is remembered at Cross Roads Cemetery, Fontaine-Au-Bois, grave reference III.A.4.

Additional name information from the Lives of the First World War website, where his surname is spelt ‘Grenstead’

Published: September 1916

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Walker, Frederick Charles

Frederick Charles Walker

Frederick Charles Walker

Rank: Private

Regiment: 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Wife: Mrs Walker

Address: 8 Upper Park Road, St Leonards

Other Info: At the Front. According to CWGC, Frederick died on 5th October 1916. He is remembered at the Thiepval Memorial on Pier and Face 7C.

Published: September 1916

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Foster, A

Apps & FosterA Foster

Rank: Private

Regiment: 7th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Brothers: J Foster & B Foster

Brother-in-Law: Frederick E Apps

Other Info: Killed in Action on 8th April 1916. According to CWGC, Private Foster in remembered at Vermelles British Cemetery, grave reference II.N.29.

Published: September 1916

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Baldock-Apps, Horace

Apps, Baldock-Apps, Silverlock & Foster

Horace Baldock-Apps

Rank: Rifleman

Regiment: 4th Battalion, Rifle Brigade

Father: H Baldock-Apps

Brother: Charles George Baldock-Apps

Cousins: David Apps, A Baldock & G J Foster

Uncle-in-Law: F Silverlock

Address: Hurst Green

Other Info: According to CWCG, Horace died on 21st February 1917. He is remembered at the Mikra Memorial, Greece.

Published: September 1916

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Baldock-Apps, Charles George

Apps, Baldock-Apps, Silverlock & Foster

Charles George Baldock-Apps

Rank: Rifleman

Regiment: 4th Battalion, Rifle Brigade

Father: H Baldock-Apps

Brother: Horace Baldock-Apps

Cousins: David Apps, A Baldock & G J Foster

Uncle-in-Law: F Silverlock

Address: Hurst Green

Other Info: Killed in action. According to CWCG, Charles died on 4th May 1915. He is remembered at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, on panel 46 – 48 and 50.

Published: September 1916

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Marsham, Horace William

Horace William Marsham

Horace William Marsham

Rank: Able Seaman

Ship: HMS Queen Mary

Parents: Mr Harry & Mrs France Rowena Marsham

Address: 6 Brodrick Road, Hampden Park, Eastbourne

Sent by: Miss Huggett, Strood Road, Silverhill.

Other Info: Lost his Life in the Battle of Jutland. Horace was aboard HMS Queen Mary when she was sunk in the action off Jutland on 31st May 1915.

According to CWGC, Horace was 19 when he died. He is remembered at the Portsmouth Naval Memorial on panel 13.

Published: September 1916

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