Martin, William Frederick

William Frederick Martin

William Frederick Martin

Rank: Sergeant

Regiment: Royal Sussex Regiment

Parents: Mr & Mrs Martin

Wife: Mrs Lillian Martin (nee Norster)

Address: 40 Old Lane, Hollington

Other Info: The marriage took place at Hollington Church-in-the-Wood on 10th October 1917.

Published: December 1917

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Bignell, William Henry

William Henry Bignell

William Henry Bignell

Rank: Company Sergeant Major

Regiment: 13th Battalion (Southdowns), Royal Sussex Regiment

Wife: Mrs Mary Bignell

Parents: Mr William & Mrs Maria Bignell

Address: 1 Chermside Villas, Summersdale, Chichester

Parent’s Address: Hastings

Other Info: Died in France on 21st July 1917. According to CWGC, William died aged 47 and is remembered at Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension, grave reference VI.F.10.

Formerly employed at the ‘Observer’ Office.

Additional name information from the Royal Sussex Southdowns website.

Published: November 1917

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Clout, Harold

Clout, Helsdown & Ayling

Harold Clout

Rank: Gunner

Regiment: Royal Field Artillery

Grandfather: Mr W J Clout

Father: J Clout

Mother: Mrs Clout

Uncles: P Clout, Arthur Charles Helsdown & William J Ayling

Address: 192 Mount Pleasant Road, Hastings

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

Published: November 1917

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Catt, Gabriel J

Catt

Gabriel J Catt

Regiment: Royal Sussex Regiment

Parents: Mr & Mrs G J Catt

Brother: Frederick Bertram Catt

Address: The Bungalow, Middle Road, Ore

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

Published: November 1917

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Duke, James H G

James H G Duke

James H G Duke

Rank: Sergeant

Regiment: Royal Sussex Regiment

Address: Mount Street, Battle

Other Info: The Military Medal has been won by another Battle boy, Corporal J H G Duke, of Mount Street, who has since been promoted to Sergeant…. After his commanding officer had been wounded, Duke dressed his injuries and took charge. He collected the men and led them on to such good purpose, that they won their objective, and mainly through his exertion and example.

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

Published: October 1917

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