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Walsgrave Rd. BARNACLE CHARLES Age 20 Died 02/10/1917 Driver Royal Field Artillery 21st Div. Ammunition Col. Belgium '119035' TYNE COT MEMORIAL Panel 4 to 6 and 162. Son of Frank and Esther Barnacle, of 3 Court, 5 House, Walsgrave Road, Coventry.

BIDDLE GEORGE Age 24 Died 07/07/1916 Corporal Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 115th Coy. France 27369',THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Pier and Face 5 C and 12 C. (served as PHILLIPS). Son of George and Louisa Biddle, of 10, Grange Terrace, Walsgrave Rd., Wyken, Coventry.

BOWNS JOHN Age 25 Died 24/04/1917 Lance Corporal Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry 8th Bn. Greece '16174' DOIRAN MEMORIAL Son of Joseph and Lucy Bowns, of 5, Grange Terrace, Walsgrave Rd., Wyken, Coventry.

BOWNS HARRY Age 22 died 07/06/1917 Private York and Lancaster Regiment 8th Bn. Belgium '32661' YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL Panel 36 and 55. Son of Joseph Bowns; husband of Amy E. Bowns, of 15, Wyken Terrace, Walsgrave Rd., Coventry.

CHINN F Age 22 Died 06/12/1918 Private Royal Army Service Corps 626th M.T. Coy. Tanzania 'DM2/137771' DAR ES SALAAM (UPANGA ROAD) CEMETERY VII. F. 9. Son of Mr. F. and Mrs. A. Chinn, of 8, Adkins Square, Walsgrave Rd., Coventry.

ELKS EDWIN RUSSELL Age 15 Died 03/05/1917 Rifleman King's Royal Rifle Corps 8th Bn. France '13094' ARRAS MEMORIAL Bay 7. Son of Edwin John and Martha Elks, of 209, Walsgrave Rd., Coventry.

MELTON R Age 29 Died 25/05/1915 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1st Bn. France '8946' HAZEBROUCK COMMUNAL CEMETERY II. B. 25. Husband of A. E. Bowns (formerly Melton), of 15, Wyken Terrace, Walsgrave Rd., Coventry.

PONDER CHARLES Age 26 D C M Died 15/02/1915 Private Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 2nd Bn. Belgium '8959' YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL Panel 20. Son of Thomas Martin Ponder and Mary Ann Ponder, of 171, Walsgrave Rd., Coventry.

PRESCOTT JOB Age 18 Died 03/11/1917 Private Somerset Light Infantry 6th Bn. Belgium '28678' HOOGE CRATER CEMETERY II. I. 15. Son of Charles and Polly Prescott, of 3, Grange Terrace, Walsgrave Rd., Coventry. Native of Blackheath, Staffs.

TERRY RICHARD Age 19 Died 26/05/1918 Private King's Shropshire Light Infantry 1st Bn. Belgium '38454' NINE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY XI. A. 14. Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Terry, of 4, Wyken Terrace, Walsgrave Road, near Coventry.

Walsgrave on Sowe. TIDMAN WALTER Age 45 26/09/1918 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment  9th Bn. Iran '12785' TEHRAN WAR CEMETERY III. A. 16. Husband of Emma Priscilla Tidman, of Walsgrave-on-Sowe, Coventry.

VINCENT FREDERICK CHARLES Age 25 D C M Died 21/03/1918 Second Lieutenant King's Royal Rifle Corps 7th Bn. France POZIERES MEMORIAL Panel 61 to 64. Son of William Charles and Emily Lauria Vincent, of Walsgrave-on-Sowe, Coventry.

Warmleigh. HOYLE FREDERICK HAROLD Age 21 Died 20/04/1918 Second Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) 2nd Bn. France ST. SEVER CEMETERY, ROUEN Officers, B. 6. 18. Son of William Henry and Elizabeth Hoyle, of Warmleigh, Tile Hill, Coventry,.

Warwick Ave. CALDICOTT FREDERICK WALTER Age 25 Died 09/04/1917 Gunner Royal Horse Artillery 15th Warwick Bde. France '614034' BEAURAINS ROAD CEMETERY, BEAURAINS B. 1. Son of Frederick C. and Hannah Caldicott, of 3, Warwick Avenue, Earlsdon, Coventry.

Warwick Ln. BROWN ROBERT 24 Died 11/11/1914 Private Army Service Corps M.T. United Kingdom 'CMT/2321' COVENTRY (LONDON ROAD) CEMETERY 12. 132. Husband of Susanna Lane (formerly Brown), of 2 Court, 1 House, Warwick Lane, Coventry. 

HARVEY WALTER Age 23 Died 18/12/1914 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment 2nd Bn. Belgium '587' PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL Panel 2 and 3. Son of William and Elizabeth Hannersely Harvey; husband of L.A. Hannersely Harvey, of 10, Warwick Lane, Coventry.

LUCAS ERNEST Age 22 Died 18/04/1918 Lance Corporal Royal Warwickshire Regiment 2nd/7th Bn. France'266383' ST. VENANT-ROBECQ ROAD BRITISH CEMETERY, ROBECQ III. A. 5. Husband of Mrs. E. Lucas, of 2, Court, 4, House, Warwick Lane, Coventry.

Warwick Rd. HOLMES WALTER Age 29 Died 09/05/1916 Serjeant King's Royal Rifle Corps  2nd Bn. France '7962' ST. PATRICK'S CEMETERY, LOOS III. B. 11. Son of George William and Sarah Ann Holmes, of I, Railway Cottages, Warwick Rd., Coventry.

NEWSOME THEO EDWARD Age 21 Died 25/09/1915 Second Lieutenant Royal Warwickshire Regiment 2nd Bn. France LOOS MEMORIAL Panel 22 to 25. Son of Samuel Theo and Kate Newsome, of "Fairhill", Warwick Rd., Coventry.

PAINTING WILLIAM ARTHUR Age 23 Died 10/04/1918 Private North Staffordshire Regiment 8th Bn. Belgium '42744' TYNE COT MEMORIAL Panel 124 to 125 and 162 to 162A. Son of Henry and Elizabeth Lucy Painting, of 26, Warwick Rd., Coventry.

Waterloo St. BAXTER ARTYHUR Age 19 Died 15/08/1917 Gunner Royal Garrison Artillery 154th Heavy Bty. France '139428' OUTTERSTEENE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, BAILLEUL I. B. 54. Son of Mrs. Emma Baxter, of 12, Waterloo St., Hillfields, Coventry. 

CLARKE ARTHUR Age 27 Died 15/06/1918 Private Northumberland Fusiliers 11th Bn. Italy '36597' MAGNABOSCHI BRITISH CEMETERY Plot 2. Row E. Grave 5. Son of Henry and Eliza Clarke, of 13, Waterloo Street, Coventry.

Water Works. LIGGINS REGINALD JOHN Age 21 Died 17/02/1917 Private Royal Marine Light Infantry 1st R.M. Bn. R.N. Div. France 'PO/1375(S)' THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Pier and Face 1 A. Son of Fred and Eliza Liggins, of Waterworks, Keresley, Coventry.

Waverly Rd. DAVOILE FREDERICK WILLIAM Agev28 Died 26/06/1916 Sapper Royal Engineers 97th Field Coy. France '46228' VILLE-SUR-ANCRE COMMUNAL CEMETERY B. 5. Son of Mrs. L. M. Davoile, of 8, Waveley Rd., Coventry, and the late F. W. Davoile. 

GEATER EDWARD JAMES Age 22 Died 10/09/1918 Acting Engine Room Artificer 4th Class Royal Navy H.M.S. "Victory II" United Kingdom 'M/31978' HASLAR ROYAL NAVAL CEMETERY E. 28. 22. Son of Captain and Mrs. Geater, of 32, Waveley Rd., Coventry.

Welford Place. MOSELEY HAROLD Age 21 Died 11/04/1918 Private Worcestershire Regiment 2nd Bn. Belgium '204224' PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL Panel 5. Son of Charles and Ada Matilda Moseley, of 8, Welford Place, Lockhurst Lane, Coventry.

SLATER WILLIAM SAMUEL Age 21 Died 16/04/1919 Gunner Royal Field Artillery United Kingdom '1164' COVENTRY (LONDON ROAD) CEMETERY 55. 29. Son of William and Alice Elizabeth Slater, of 24, Welford Place, Coventry.

Well St. CROWTON FREDERICK Age 19 Died 26/10/1917 Private Royal Berkshire Regiment 6th Bn. United Kingdom '33022' COVENTRY (LONDON ROAD) CEMETERY 193. 13. Son of William Crowton, of 11, Court, 3 House, Weil St., Coventry.

WAGSTAFFE GEORGE Age 28 Died 16/05/1915 Private Royal Welsh Fusiliers 1st Bn. France '8059' LE TOURET MEMORIAL Panel 13 and 14. Son of Amos and Anna Wagstaffe, of 150, Nicholls St., Coventry; husband of Jane Elizabeth Gill (formerly Wagstaffe), of 50, Well St., Coventry.

Wellington St. ASHTON HAROLD Age 25 Died 30/04/1917 Private Machine Gun Corps 113th Coy. Belgium '63104' FERME-OLIVIER CEMETERY Plot 3. Row C. Grave 5. Son of Thomas James and Ruth Ashton, of 22, Wellington Street, Coventry.

Welland Rd. RYAN PATRICK JOSEPH Age 32 Died 21/03/1918 Second Lieutenant Royal Warwickshire Regiment North Staffordshire Regiment France ARRAS MEMORIAL Bay 3. Husband of Rose Hopcraft (formerly Ryan), of 12, Welland Rd., Coventry.

WESTLEY FREDERICK WILLIAM Age 19 Died 10/08/1917 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment 11th Bn. Belgium '28629' OOSTTAVERNE WOOD CEMETERY II. B. 5. Son of Mrs. Sarah Ann Westley, of 23, Welland Rd., Stoke, Coventry. Born at Warwick.

West St. TRINDER JOSHUA Age 35 Died 04/07/1916 Private Leicestershire Regiment 2nd Bn. Iraq '12084' BASRA MEMORIAL Panel 12. Son of the late John and Emma Trinder; husband of Edith Sarah Day (formerly Trinder), of 18, West St, Coventry. 

Weston St. CHECKLING SIDNEY Age 35 Died 31/03/1919 Private Devonshire Regiment Labour Corps 13th Bn. United Kingdom '60452' BIRMINGHAM (BRANDWOOD END) CEMETERY Screen Wall. C. 1. "C." 174. Husband of Harriett E. Hill (formerly Checkling), of Back 23, Weston St. Coventry. Born at Coventry.

DAVIES STANLEY Age 27 Died 15/05/1915 Private South Wales Borderers 2nd Bn. Egypt '9777' ALEXANDRIA (CHATBY) MILITARY AND WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY C. 151. Husband of Jessie Davies, of 7, Weston St., Coventry.

GREENING FRANK KENNETH Age 22 Died 17/10/1917 Able Seaman Royal Navy H.M.S. "Strongbow." United Kingdom 'J/19974' CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL. 21 Son of Samuel and Emily Greening, of 39/41, Cox St., Coventry; husband of Rose Janet Greening, of 60, Weston St., Coventry.

HARRINGTON JOHN DENIS Age 24 Died 10/08/1915 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment 9th Bn. Turkey (including Gallipoli) '5423' HELLES MEMORIAL Panel 36 to 38. Son of Sarah Harrington, of 49, Weston St., Coventry; husband of Alice Harrington, of 47, Weston St., Coventry.

STANLEY JOHN Age 38 Died 01/10/1916 Serjeant Royal Warwickshire Regiment 11th Bn. France '2321' TRANCHEE DE MECKNES CEMETERY, AIX-NOULETTE J. 17. Husband of Ellen Elizabeth Stanley, of 1 5, Weston st Coventry.

TAYLOR WILLIAM Age 37 Died 24/10/1914 Private South Lancashire Regiment 2nd Bn. France '5918' LE TOURET MEMORIAL Panel 23. Son of John and Elizabeth Taylor; husband of Annie Taylor, of 21, Weston St., Coventry.

West Orchard. HARRINGTON JOHN JOSEPH Age 24 Died 21/09/1917 Sergeant Australian Infantry, A.I.F. 21st Bn. Belgium '2694' YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL Panel 7 - 17 - 23 - 25 - 27 - 29 - 31. Son of John and Kate Harrington, of 51, West Orchard, Coventry, England. Native of Athlone, Co. Westmeath, Ireland.

Westwood Rd. BARBER JOSEPH NEWTON Age 32 Died 17/10/1918 Lance Corporal Royal Dublin Fusiliers 1st Bn. Belgium '41040' LA LOUVIERE TOWN CEMETERY C. 13. Son of George and Harriett Barber; husband of Gertrude Mary Barber, of "Beechwood", Westwood Rd., Tile Hill, Coventry. Born at Coventry. 

NEWMAN ALFRED Age 24 Died 27/09/1918 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment 14th Bn. France '42137' FIFTEEN RAVINE BRITISH CEMETERY, VILLERS-PLOUICH II. C. 11. Son of John and Mary Jane Newman, of 77, Westwood Rd., Earlsdon, Coventry.

PEARCEY HAROLD THOMAS Age 18 Died 02/11/1914 Private Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry 2nd Bn. France '9884' BOIS-GUILLAUME COMMUNAL CEMETERY I. A. 9A. Son of Arthur and Anne Pearcey, of 106, Westwood Road, Earlsdon, Coventry.

Widrington Rd. ABEL SIDNEY ARTHUR Age 20 Died 26/06/1916 Pioneer Royal Engineers 1st Bn. Special Bde. France '130193' LOUVENCOURT MILITARY CEMETERY Plot 1. Row B. Grave 45. Son of Sidney and Eliza Mary Abel, of Coventry. 

ABEL FREDERICK CECIL Age 19 Died 20/06/1917 Private Cheshire Regiment 9th Bn. United Kingdom '50938' KENSAL GREEN (ALL SOULS') CEMETERY 213. 6. 29. (Screen Wall.). Son of Sidney and Mary Eliza Abel, of 92, Widdrington Rd., Coventry. Born at Hurstpierpoint, Sussex.

ATTWOOD ALFRED GEORGE Age 28 Died 03/09/1916 Private Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry 6th Bn. France '17221' THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Pier and Face 10 A and 10 D. Son of Alfred and Jane Attwood, of 60, Marston St., Oxford; husband of Winifred E. Attwood, of 71, Widrington Rd., Coventry.

GARSIDE JACK Age 21 Died 18/11/1918 Second Lieutenant Royal Air Force United Kingdom COVENTRY (LONDON ROAD) CEMETERY 30. 2. Son of George and Sylvia Garside, of 47A, Widdrington Rd., Coventry. Born at Cleckheaton, Yorks.

JONES FREDERICK CHARLES MAURICE Age 19 Died 18/06/1918 Private Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) "A" Coy. 7th Bn. France '20296' RIBEMONT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, SOMME III. A. 9. Son of William Christopher and Georgina French Jones, of 37, Widdrington Rd., Coventry. Native of West Boldon, Co. Durham.

TOD ALEXANDER Age 19 Died 04/10/1917 Corporal Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1st/7th Bn. Belgium '265788' TYNE COT MEMORIAL Panel 23 to 28 and 163A. Son of Marjorie R. Tod, of 41A, Widdrington Rd., Coventry, and the late Alexander Tod.

WILLIAMS ALFRED EDWARD Age 27 Died 13/10/1914 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment "D" Coy. 1st Bn. France '3' METEREN MILITARY CEMETERY IV. C. 614. (Buried near this spot). Son of Alfred and Mary Williams, of 83, Widdrington Rd., Coventry.

Windmill Rd. HEWSON ARTHUR Age 31 Died 27/08/1917 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1st/8th Bn. Belgium '23940' TYNE COT CEMETERY X. G. 19. Husband of Florence Hewson, of 119 Windmill Rd., Longford, Coventry. 

PEARSALL WILLIAM Age 19 Died 27/04/1918 Private Royal Berkshire Regiment 2nd Bn. France '38580' POZIERES MEMORIAL Panel 56 and 57. Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Pearsall, of 141, Windmill Rd., Longford, Coventry.

Withybrook. INGRAM PERCY WALTER FREDERICK Age 20 Died 21/03/1916 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment 2nd Bn. France '4449' POINT 110 NEW MILITARY CEMETERY, FRICOURT D. 16. Only son of Walter and Edith Ingram, of Withybrook, Coventry.

PARNELL JAMES WILLIAM GEORGE Age 22 Died 23/07/1917 Corporal Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1st Bn. France '4448' CRUMP TRENCH BRITISH CEMETERY, FAMPOUX I. B. 8.Son of James and Ellen Parnell, of Withybrook, Coventry.

Woodshires Green. WEATHERBY DAVID Age 23 Died 04/10/1917 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1st/8th Bn. Belgium '307840' TYNE COT MEMORIAL Panel 23 to 28 and 163A. Son of David and Ellen Weatherby, of Woodshires Green, Exhall, Coventry.

Wheelwright Ln. HOLYOAKE Wm Age 31 M M Died 09/10/1918 Corporal Leicestershire Regiment  6th Bn. France '7403' ROCQUIGNY-EQUANCOURT ROAD BRITISH CEMETERY, MANANCOURT IX. A. 10. Son of William and Mary Holyoake, of Wheelwright Lane, Exhall, Coventry. Native of Sheepy Magna, Leicestershire. 

HOLYOAKE JOHN HENRY Age 26 Died 11/02/1915 Private Leicestershire Regiment 2nd Bn. France '8696' MERVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY I. H. 3. Son of William and Mary Holyoake, of Wheelwright Lane, Exhall, Coventry. Native of Sheepy Magna, Leicestershire. 

PEARSON ARTHUR GEORGE Age 25 Died 31/10/1917 Gunner Royal Garrison Artillery 116th Siege Bty. Belgium '98673' NINE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY VIII. A. 17. Son of Fred and Emma Pearson, of Wheelwrights Lane, Exhall, nr. Coventry.

Wheatley St. GODDARD WILLIAM Age 27 Died 04/05/1917 Private Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry 1st/4th Bn. Italy '35636' SAVONA MEMORIAL Son of William Goddard; husband of Edith R. Lynn (formerly Goddard, nee East), of 3, Wheatley St., Coventry. 

White Friars Ln. 1758451 HAMMERSLEY ERNEST Age ? Died 28/05/1918 Private Royal Berkshire Regiment 2nd Bn. France '42338' SOISSONS MEMORIAL  Son of Mrs. Jessie Hammersley, of 36, White Friar Lane, Coventry.

WYKES ALBERT Age 22 Died 23/04/1917 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment 16th Bn. France '17908' LA CHAUDIERE MILITARY CEMETERY, VIMY III. F. 10. Husband of Ada I. Wykes, of 65, White Friars Lane, Coventry, Warwickshire.

Whitefriars St. ELLIOTT HERBERT Age 39 Died 19/08/1917 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment 1st/5th Bn. Belgium '203302' TYNE COT MEMORIAL Panel 23 to 28 and 163A. Husband of Lucy Elliott, of 2 Court, 2 House, Whitefriars St., Coventry.

GARNER FREDERICK WILLIAM Age 31 Died 10/02/1917 Private South Wales Borderers 4th Bn. Iraq '44062' BASRA MEMORIAL Panel 16 and 62. Son of Joseph Henry and Victoria Elisabeth Garner, of 57, White Friar's St., Coventry; husband of Alice Docker (formerly Garner), of 44, Little Fields, Stoke Heath, Coventry.

JACKSON ALBERT ERNEST Age 20 Died 11/11/1917 Private Royal Warwickshire Regiment  14th Bn. Belgium '17668' TYNE COT MEMORIAL Panel 23 to 28 and 163A. Son of Albert Edward and C. Jackson, of 69, Whitefriars St., Coventry.

Whoberley Hall. BILLING FRANK Age 23 Died 14/10/1918 Sapper Royal Engineers 56th Div. Signal Coy. Belgium '250010' DADIZEELE NEW BRITISH CEMETERY II. D. 24. Son of Fred and Sarah Billing, of Whoberley Hall, Coventry. 

Wren St. SIDWELL CECIL Age 27 Died 30/01/1918 Lance Corporal Warwickshire Yeomanry 1st/1st United Kingdom '310549' COVENTRY (LONDON ROAD) CEMETERY Square 53. Grave 97. Husband of Marion Grace Sidwell of 7 Wren Street, Coventry.

Wright St. ATHERSUCH WALTER Age 20 Died 21/03/1918 Lance Corporal Royal Warwickshire Regiment 2nd/7th Bn. France '265352' POZIERES MEMORIAL Panel 18 and 19. Son of William and Mary Athersuch, of 14, Wright St., Coventry.

BLOWER ARTHUR Age 28 Died 09/10/1917 Private Leicestershire Regiment 6th Bn. France '33512' GODEWAERSVELDE BRITISH CEMETERY I. F. 47. Husband of Violet H. Blower, of 28, Wright St., Coventry. Native of Hinckley.

HILL JOSEPH Age 40 Died 01/07/1918 Gunner Royal Field Artillery Labour Corps United Kingdom '61770' COVENTRY (LONDON ROAD) CEMETERY 198. 51. Husband of Lizzie Jones (formerly Hill), of 60, Wright St., Coventry.

Wyley Rd. BREE HARRY Age 36 Died 24/10/1918 Private Somerset Light Infantry 1st Bn. France '18700' VERCHAIN BRITISH CEMETERY, VERCHAIN-MAUGRE A. 17. Son of John and Sarah Ann Bree, of Daventry, Northants; husband of Florrie Bree, of 117, Wyley Rd., Coventry.

LAWLEY J A Age ? Died 27/04/1918 Lance Corporal Royal Berkshire Regiment 2nd Bn. France '43633' ADELAIDE CEMETERY, VILLERS-BRETONNEUX II. N. 14. Brother of Mr. W. Lawley, of 23, Wyley Rd., Coventry.