J. Wilkin Service no. 17677 Private, Royal Fusiliers, 12th Battalion Born in Lambeth; enlisted in Southwark Killed in action on 16 August 1916, aged 24 Remembered at Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France National Roll of the Great War 1914-1918 WILKIN, J., Private, Royal Fusiliers. He volunteered in June 1915, and in September of that year proceeding […]
R. E. Wild Service no. R/6573 Rifleman, King’s Royal Rifle Corps, “C” Coy. 9th Battalion Died of wounds on 25 September 1915, aged 20 CWGC: “Son of Herbert John and Annie Wild, of 24 Halstead Street, Brixton, London.” Remembered at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, Ypres, Belgium Brother of Herbert William Wild
H. W. Wild Service no. 4023 Rifleman, London Regiment (First Surrey Rifles), 21st Battalion Killed in action on 15 September 1916, aged 27 CWGC: “Born at Brixton. Son of Herbert John and Annie Wild, of 24, Halstead Street, Brixton; husband of Polly Lily May Wild, of 64, Robsart Street, Brixton, London.” Remembered at Warlencourt British […]
H. C. Wickens Service no. 238091 Driver, Royal Field Artillery, “C” Bty., 342nd Bde. Born in Westminster; enlisted in Lambeth Died on 22 October 1918, aged 29 CWGC: “Son of Mr and Mrs H. Wickens, of 28 Wyvil Road, London.” Remembered at Brookwood Military Cemetery, near Pirbright, Woking, Surrey National Roll of the Great War […]
H. J. Whittingham Service no. 76274 Corporal, Tank Corps, 1st Battalion; formerly 3294, Royal Fusiliers Died of wounds on 28 April 1918, aged 24 CWGC: “Son of John Baker Whittingham and Alice Louisa Whittingham, of 28 Angell Road, Brixton, London.” Remembered at Marissel French National Cemetery (near Beauvais), Oise, France Brother of Claude Lionel Whittingham.
C. L. Whittingham Service no. 269729 Private, Hertfordshire Regiment; formerly 3122, Essex Regiment Born in Southwark; enlisted in Camberwell; lived in Brixton Killed in action on 31 July 1917, aged 19 CWGC: “Son of John B. and Alice Louisa Whittingham, of 28 Angell Road, Stockwell, London. Also served at Gallipoli.” Remembered at Ypres (Menin Gate) […]
S. F. Whiting Service no. F/13871 Aircraftman 1st Class, Royal Naval Air Service, H.M.S. President II Died of illness on 27 January 1918, aged about 20 CWGC: “Son of Benjamin F. and Augusta Whiting, of 85 Lark Hall Lane, Clapham, London.” Remembered at Wandsworth (Streatham) Cemetery, Garratt Lane, London SW17 Information from the censuses In […]