Gander, John

Gander & Foord

Gander & Foord

John Gander

Rank: Private

Regiment: 12th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales’ Own)

Mother: Mrs Gander

Brother: Charles Edward Gander

Uncles: J H Foord, Charles Foord & H Foord

Address: 7 Middle Road, Ore / 156 Priory Road, Hastings

Other Info: Killed in action on 3rd May 1917. According to CWGC, John is remembered at the Arras Memorial, in Bay 4.

Published: July 1917

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May, Edgar H

May & Hunnisett

May & Hunnisett

Edgar H May

Rank: Private

Regiment: West Yorkshire Regiment

Parents: Mr & Mrs May

Brothers: George M May, Alfred B May & Arthur May

Brother-in-Law: A Hunnisett

Address: Masonic Hall, St Leonards

Other Info: At the Front.

Published: June 1917

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Crouch, Joseph J

Joseph J Crouch

Joseph J Crouch

Joseph J Crouch

Rank: Corporal

Regiment: 10th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment

Wife: Mrs Crouch

Address: Old London Road, Ore

Other Info: Wounded on 1st July 1916. Additional name information from the Lives of the First World War website.

Published: August 1916

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Carpenter, Ronald E

Ronald E Carpenter

Ronald E Carpenter

Ronald E Carpenter

Rank: Second Lieutenant

Regiment: 14th Battalion, West Yorkshire Regiment

Father: Mr  W E Carpenter

Address: 55 Hughenden Road, Hastings

Other Info: Text reads: “… Lieutenant Carpenter enlisted as a Private in the 4th Battalion, Royal West Kent Regiment at the outbreak of war, August 1914 and has just received a commission. After five weeks at a school of instruction in Yorkshire, he has now proceeded to join his regiment at Cannock Chase in Staffordshire.

Published: December 1915

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Moon, Richard Henry

Moon

Moon & AdamsMoon

Richard Henry (Dick) Moon

Rank: Private

Regiment: 3rd Southdown Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment / 11th Battalion,
West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales’s Own)

Parents: Mr & Mrs C Moon

Brothers: George Moon, Fred Moon, Charles Moon, Bert Moon & William Moon

Brother-in-Law:  Jack Adams

Address: 4a Bourne Street, Hastings.

Other Info: Killed in action on 20th October 1917. According to CWGC, Richard is remembered at Tyne Cot Memorial, Panel 42 to 47 and 162.

Published: March 1915 & December 1917

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