8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Thu May 05, 2016 9:41 pm

14356 Private Ralph THOMPSON
8th Border Regiment
Died of wounds : 19 July 1916
Buried : HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L'ABBE
Grave reference : II. D. 14.
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Of Beetham Road, Milnthorpe.
Born 1894.
Worked with his father John W.
as a Plumber, Painter, & Glazier.
Brother of Walter, Margaret B., Carrie, & Annie
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Thu May 12, 2016 6:41 pm

30230 Private Thomas THRELFALL
C Company 8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 21 October 1916
Buried : GRANDCOURT ROAD CEMETERY, GRANDCOURT
Grave reference : D. 5.
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"TOM", Age 19. Son of John and M. E.
Threlfall, of"Church View," Staveley,
Kendal.
Also commemorated on
STAVELEY WAR MEMORIAL
CROPPERS PAPER MILL MEMORIAL PLAQUE
STAVELEY MEMORIAL SCROLL.
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Thu May 19, 2016 7:36 pm

260180 Private William TOOTELL
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 12 April 1918
Commemorated : PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL
Panel Reference : PANEL 6.
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Age 23. Son of Richard J. and Ellen Tootell,
of North St. Public Baths, Burnley, Lancs
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Thu Jun 02, 2016 7:59 pm

15852 Private James, William TROUGHTON
Killed in action : 07 November 1915
Buried : LANCASHIRE COTTAGE CEMETERY
Grave reference ; II.C.8.
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Born 1897 at Underbarrow. Farm servant
for Thomas & Mary Martindale, Crake Trees,
Whinfell, Kendal. Son of Mrs. M. A. Troughton,
of "Sunny Bank," Underbarrow, Kendal,
Westmorland.
Also on UNDERBARROW ALL SAINTS
CHURCH MEMORIAL
Killed whilst repairing the trench
parados on 7th October 1915.
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Fri Jun 10, 2016 7:40 pm

12227 Lance Corporal John TWEDDLE
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 28 April 1916
Buried : LA CHAUDIERE MILITARY CEMETERY, VIMY
Grave reference : VIII. D. 7.
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Age 28. Son of T. Tweddle, of
Coatham Mundeville, Darlington.
A footballer before the war.
Killed by a shell bursting
in the middle of a working party
in the support lines- 28th April 1916.
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Thu Jun 16, 2016 6:45 pm

15010 Private Richard WALLACE
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 05 July 1916
Commemorated : THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Panel reference : Pier and Face 6A and 7C
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Of 6 Gawith Place, Kendal, Westmorland
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Thu Jun 30, 2016 6:45 pm

14684 Private Harry WARWICK
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 01 August 1916
Commemorated : THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Panel reference : Pier and Face 6A and 7C
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Age 21. Son of Pearson and Isabella Warwick,
of East Lodge, Capernwray, Carnforth, Lancs.
Also onCARNFORTH WAR MEMORIAL
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A Company 11th Border Regiment k.i.a. 1st July 1916
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Thu Jul 07, 2016 8:35 pm

14685 Private George WASHER
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 03 July 1916
Commemorated : LONSDALE CEMETERY, AUTHUILLE
Grave reference : IX. F. 4.
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Age 25. Son of George and Isabella Washer,
of Holme Mills Cottages, Carnforth.Born 1891.
Cocoa matting weaver. Brother of Elizabeth,
Emily, & Fredrick. Other children Elizabeth A,
Isabella, Mary E, and Emily.
Also on HOLME VILLAGE WAR MEMORIAL
and CARNFORTH WAR MEMORIAL
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A Company 11th Border Regiment k.i.a. 1st July 1916
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Wed Jul 20, 2016 9:14 pm

15865 Company Serjeant Major Emmerson, Dickinson WAUGH D.C.M.
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 13 April 1918
Commemorated : PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL
Panel reference : PANEL 6.
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Age 26. Son of Joseph Blenkinsopp
Waugh and Sarah Ann Waugh, of
4, Oulton Terrace, Brampton,
Cumberland.
Battalion Bombing Serjeant.
Holder of the Distinguished
Conduct Medal from 1916.
Also commemorated on
BRAMPTON WAR MEMORIAL
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A Company 11th Border Regiment k.i.a. 1st July 1916
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Re: 8th(Service) Battalion Border Regiment men

Postby spike » Fri Jul 29, 2016 8:30 pm

5968 Private John WEDGWOOD M.M.
8th Border Regiment
Killed in action : 30 July 1916
Commemorated : THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Panel Reference : Pier and Face 6A and 7C
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Holder of the Military Medal
Also commemorated on a
FAMILY GRAVESTONE in EGREMONT CEMETERY
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In memory of -19455 Private John Farrer,
A Company 11th Border Regiment k.i.a. 1st July 1916
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