Barnes, A

Mercer, Harman, Gibbs & Barnes

Mercer, Harman, Gibbs & Barnes

A Barnes

Rank: Gunner

Regiment: Royal Garrison Artillery

Mother: Mrs Barnes

Cousins: James H Mercer, E A Harman & H J Gibbs

Address: Holly Cottage, Pett

Other Info: At the Front.

Published: December 1917

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Barnes, J

J Barnes

J Barnes

J Barnes

Rank: Private

Regiment: Royal Fusiliers

Mother: Mrs Barnes

Address: Holly Cottage, Pett

Published: April 1917

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Colegate, Thomas Crampton

Thomas Crampton Colegate

Thomas Crampton Colegate

Thomas Crampton Colegate

Regiment: Royal Naval Air Service

Address: Oakhurst, Pett

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

Published: March 1917

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Batehup, Henry Stephen

Henry Stephen Batehup

Henry Stephen Batehup

Henry Stephen Batehup

Rank: Private / Lance Corporal

Regiment: 9th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Parents: Mr Amos & Mrs Frances Batehup

Wife: Mrs Nellie Rosabel Batehup

Address: 16 Grove Road, Hastings

Other Info: At the Front. According to CWGC, Henry died aged 24 on 21st March 1918. He is remembered at the Pozieres Memorial on Panel 46 & 47.

Published: November 1916

Jenner, George Reginald

George Reginald Jenner

George Reginald Jenner

George Reginald Jenner

Rank: Second Lieutenant

Regiment: 1st/3rd Battalion, East Yorkshire Regiment

Parents: Mr G T & Mrs Louise Jenner

Address: Belle Vue, Pett

Other Info: The text reads: “By the death of 2nd Lieutenant G R Jenner, East Yorkshire Regiment, Mrs Jenner of Belle Vue, Pett, has lost her only son, who was only 18 years old. He was educated at Ardingly College where he obtained a certificate of the Royal Humane Life Saving Society, also bronze medal and school silver and bronze medals and cup for swimming.

He became Company Quarter Master Sergeant of the Officer’s Training Corps. He passed the Senior Oxford examination in 1914, and was afterwards promoted to Head Prefect and Captain of the school, leaving in 1915. He received a commission in the East Yorkshire Regiment, going to Bedford to receive his first training, after which he qualified as a Grenadier Instructor, and was so engaged in training troops in this work. He went to France last July. Mrs Jenner received a telegram from the War Office saying he was dangerously ill from wounds of which he died the same night on 2nd August 1916, and is buried in a Cemetery reserved for British soldiers behind the firing line.

According to CWGC, George is remembered at Avesnes-le-Comte Communal Cemetery Extension, grave reference IV.A.23.

Published: August 1916

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Stubberfield, William G

William G Stubberfield

William G StubberfieldWilliam G Stubberfield

Rank: Corporal

Regiment: Mechanical Transport, Army Service Corps

Parents: Mr & Mrs G Stubberfield

Address: Pett

Other Info: Formerly of Hollington. In France. Additional name information from the Lives of the First World War website.

Published: March 1916

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Bateup, F

F Bateup

F BateupF Bateup

Rank: Driver

Regiment: Royal Field Artillery

Sent by: His Mother

Address: Pett

Published: March 1916

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Colegate, William G

William G Colegate

William G ColegateWilliam G Colegate

Rank: Sapper

Regiment: Royal Engineers

Parents: Mr & Mrs G H Colegate

Address: Oakhurst, Pett

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

Published: February 1916

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Cooke, R

R Cooke

R CookeR Cooke

Rank: Sergeant

Parents: Mr & Mrs C Cooke

Address: Pett

Other Info: At the Front

Published: September 1915

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