Felton Smith, William

Felton Smith, Broocks & Kite

William Felton Smith

Rank: Chief Petty Officer

Regiment: Howe Battalion, Royal Naval Division

Wife: Mrs Annie E Felton-Smith

Address: 20a Milward Road, Hastings

Other Info: Councillor for St. Clements Ward, Hastings. Member of Education Committee, Lifeboat Committee, and Shipwrecked Mariners. According to CWGC, William died aged 51 on 20th February 1915. He is remembered at Hastings Cemetery, grave reference M.B.04.

Published: September 1914

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Veness, Albert

Albert Veness

Albert Veness

Rank: Private

Regiment: Canadian Expeditionary Force

Father: Mr John Veness, formerly of Norman Road, St Leonards

Sister: Mrs William Sims

Other Info: Wounded on 15th September 1916. Now in hospital in Guildford.

Albert’s CEF attestation papers can be viewed for free here.

Published: September 1916

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Tassell, Ernest Victor

Ernest Victor Tassell

Ernest Victor Tassell

Rank: Private

Regiment: County of London Cyclists / 21st Entrenching Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers

Parents: Mr Edward & Mrs Mary Tassell

Wife: Caroline M Tassell

Brother: George T Tassell

Parent’s Address: 24 Old Humphrey Avenue, Hastings

Home Address: 57 Milward Road, Hastings

Other Info: According to CWGC, Ernest died aged 28 on 27th March 1918. He is remembered at the Pozieres Memorial on Panel 38 to 40.

Published: September 1916

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Stevens, Walter Thomas

Stevens

Walter Thomas Stevens

Rank: Rifleman

Regiment: 9th Battalion, Rifle Brigade

Mother: Mrs J Stevens

Wife: Ethel Alicia Stevens

Brother: G J Stevens

Mother’s Address: 19 St Peter’s Road, St Leonards

Home Address: 1 Aldborough Road, Bohemia, St Leonards

Other Info: At the Front. According to CWGC, Walter died aged 27 on 5th April 1918. He is remembered at Vignacourt British Cemetery, grave reference I.A.4.

Published: September 1916

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Standen, James Philip

James Philip Standen

James Philip Standen

Rank: Private

Regiment: 9th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

Parents: Mr Edwin William & Mrs Frances Hannah Standen

Cousin: G F White

Address: 36 Harold Road, Clive Vale, Hastings

Other Info: At the Front. According to CWGC, James died on 31st August 1916 aged 20. He is remembered at the Thiepval Memorial, Pier and Face 7C.

Published: September 1916

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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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