Powell, Frederick Henry

Frederick Henry Powell

Frederick Henry Powell

Rank: Private

Regiment: 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Parents: Mr William & Mrs Emily Mary Powell

Sister: Miss D Powell

Home Address: The Miner’s Arms, Wadhurst

Other Info: Killed in action on 14th September 1914. According to CWGC, Frederick is remembered at La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial.

Published: July 1916

Please use the comments box below if you can provide more information about this person.

Ballard, James Frank

Ballard

James Frank Ballard

Rank: Private

Regiment: 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Parent: Mr William A Ballard

Brothers: Harry BallardGeorge H Ballard, William A Ballard & Harold C Ballard

Address: 11 Grove Road, Ore

Other Info: Died of wounds received at Vendresse. According to CWGC, James died aged 28 on 14th September 1914. He is remembered at La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial on panel 16a.

Published: February 1915

Please use the comments box below if you can provide more information about this person.

Jinks, Albert

Jinks

Albert Jinks

Rank: 1st Class Signalman

Regiment: 1st Battalion, Rifle Brigade

Parents: Mr Walter & Mrs Emily Jinks

Brothers: Alfred Jinks & Charles Jinks

Brother-in-Law: G Paine

Address: 4 Oban Road, Silverhill

Other Info: At the Front. According to CWGC Albert died aged 20 on 13th September 1914. He is remembered at La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial, panel 28a.

Published: December 1914

Please use the comments box below if you can provide more information about this person.

Riggulsford, Harold Thomas

Rigglesford, Riggulsford & CrockfordHarold RiggulsfordHarold Thomas Riggulsford

Rank: Private

Regiment: Royal West Kent Regiment

Mother: Mrs Riggulsford

Brother: G Riggulsford

Brother-in-Law: Arthur George Crockford

Address: 141 Mount Pleasant Road, Hastings

Other Info: Killed in action on 20th September 1914. According to CWCG, Harold was 26 when he died. He is remembered at La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial, panel 22a.

On CWGC and Lives of the First World War website, Harold’s surname is spelt “Riggulsford”, and on Hastings war memorial it is spelt “Riggalsford”. The September 1916 article spells the surname as Rigglesford.

Published: November 1914 & September 1916

Please use the comments box below if you can provide more information about this person.

Poole, Harry Walter

Harry Walter PooleHarry Walter Poole

Rank: Private

Regiment: 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Wife: Mrs Poole

Address: 4 Duke Road, Silverhill

Other Info: He was killed in action on 4th October 1914. His parents lived at 16 Battle Road, St Leonards. According to CWCG, Harry is remembered at La Ferte Sous Jouarre Memorial, on Panel 16a.

Harry is not listed on Hastings War memorial.

Published: October 1914

Please use the comments box below if you can provide more information about this person.

 

 

 

Corps, George Thomas

Corps

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

George Thomas Corps

Rank: Private

Regiment: 1st Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment

Mother: Mrs G Corps (Widow)

Brothers: Charles Brown Corps & Horace Corps

Address: 13 Salisbury Road, St Leonards

Other Info: At the Front. Had several narrow escapes and was so shaken by a shell bursting under him and sending him into the air that he had to be sent to the South of France. According to CWGC George died on 2nd October 1914 and is remembered at La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial.

Published: October 1914

Please use the comments box below if you can provide more information about this person.

 

Smith, Andrew Harry

A H SmithAndrew Harry Smith

Rank: Corporal

Regiment: 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Parents: Mr & Mrs W Smith

Address: Stonefield Road, Hastings

Other Info: Killed in action on 18th September. According to CWGC, Andrew Harry Smith is remembered at La Ferte Sous Jouarre Memorial.

Published: October 1914

Please use the comments box below if you can provide more information about this person.

 

Bevis, William John

W J BevisBevisWilliam John Bevis

Rank: Private

Regiment: 1st Battalion, Dorset Regiment

Parents: Mr Charles Bevis & Emily Mary Kemp

Brothers: Frederick Bevis & Alfred Bevis

Address: 267 Bexhill Road, St Leonards

Other Info: Died in Germany on 4th September 1914 of wounds received during the Battle of Mons. According to CWGC William Bevis is remembered at the La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial, no grave or panel reference is listed.

William is not listed on Hastings War memorial.

Published: January 1915

Please use the comments box below if you can provide more information about this person.